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New Zealand

New Zealand Culture Stats

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  • Food and drink > Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > All drinks: Average liters of pure alcohol consumed annually from legally and illegally produced alcohol, by the population above 14 years of age. The consumption of tourists is excluded for countries with more tourists per year than resident population.
  • Food and drink > Alcohol > Legal drinking age: Legal drinking age of African countries.
  • Food and drink > Beer consumption: Total national beer consumption (litres).
  • Food and drink > Fast food > McDonalds > First outlet date: The date when the first McDonald's outlet opened in each country.
  • Food and drink > Fast food > McDonalds > First outlet location: City or neighborhood of the first McDonald's in each country.
  • Food and drink > Fast food > McDonalds > First outlet notes: Facts and peculiarities regarding the opening of a McDonald's in each country.
  • Food and drink > Fast food outlets > KFC > Year entered: Year in which the first KFC opened in each country. 
  • Happy Planet Index: The Happy Planet Index (HPI) is calculated from three components: Perceived well-being, life expectancy and ecological footprint. A higher value indicates a happier population.
  • Hobbies > Homebrewing legality: States whether and under which conditions it is legal for individuals to brew beer in their private premises.
  • Sexuality > Homosexuality > Allows gays to serve openly in military: Allows gays to serve openly in military?.

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  • Sexuality > Homosexuality > Anti-discrimination laws: Anti-discrimination (sexual orientation).

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  • Sexuality > Homosexuality > Legality of homosexual acts: Same-sex sexual activity.

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  • Smoking > Cigarettes per adult per year: This list compares the average annual consumption of cigarettes per adult in countries around the world. Ten european countries top the list, all located at the East of the continent, with the exception of Greece. Developed asian countries like China, South Korea and Japan also register high cigarette consumption, while Africa hosts the countries with less consumption.
  • Tobacco > Purchase age: Purchase age.

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  • Well being > Experienced well-being: Experienced well-being data is collected by the Gallup World Poll, by surveying people on how they feel about the quality of their life on scale from 0 (the worst possible life) to 10 (the best possible life).
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Food and drink > Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > All drinks 9.62 2005 52nd out of 187
Food and drink > Alcohol > Legal drinking age 18 2014 12th out of 14
Food and drink > Beer consumption 300 million L 2014 33th out of 40
Food and drink > Fast food > McDonalds > First outlet date June 7, 1976 2011
Food and drink > Fast food > McDonalds > First outlet location Porirua Central, Wellington 2011
Food and drink > Fast food > McDonalds > First outlet notes Founded in New Zealand by Wally and Hugh Morris First South Island restaurants opened at Linwood and Merivale , both Christchurch , on 3 November 1987. See McDonald's New Zealand . 2011
Food and drink > Fast food outlets > KFC > Year entered 1,971 2014 2nd out of 3
Happy Planet Index 51.6 2012 28th out of 50
Hobbies > Homebrewing legality title=Is home brewing legal?|url= http://www.alcohol.org.nz/faq/home-brewing-legal|work=Frequently Asked Questions|publisher=Health Promotion Agency|accessdate=12 June 2013}}</ref> 2014
Sexuality > Homosexuality > Allows gays to serve openly in military Since 1993 2014
Sexuality > Homosexuality > Anti-discrimination laws Bans all anti-gay discrimination 2014
Sexuality > Homosexuality > Legality of homosexual acts Legal since 1986 UN decl. sign. 2014
Smoking > Cigarettes per adult per year 579 2014 84th out of 184
Tobacco > Purchase age 18 2014 33th out of 88
Well being > Experienced well-being 7.2 2012 8th out of 50

Citation

"New Zealand Culture Stats", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/profiles/New-Zealand/Culture

New Zealand Culture Profiles (Subcategories)

Food and drink 19 Smoking 4
Sexuality 3
  • New Zealand ranked first for agricultural growth amongst High income OECD countries in 2007.
  • New Zealand ranked first for cereal yield > kg per hectare amongst Former British colonies in 2008.
  • New Zealand ranked first for agricultural machinery > tractors > per capita amongst East Asia and Pacific in 2003.
  • New Zealand ranked first for fertilizer > consumption > metric tons per 1000 globally in 2002.
  • New Zealand ranked first for fertilizer use amongst Sparsely populated countries in 2000.