Geopolitical map of New Zealand

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CapitalPopulationArea
Wellington 4,252,277 268,680
Country codePhone CodeLocal HourTime zone
NZ +64 05:49:50 Pacific/Auckland
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Some data about New Zealand

New Zealand is a country of 4,252,277 inhabitants, with an area of ‚Äč268,680 km2, its capital is Wellington and its time zone is "Pacific/Auckland". Its ISO code is "NZ" in 2 positions and "NZL" in 3 positions.

To be able to make a telephone call to New Zealand, you must dial your telephone code, which is 64. The currency used in New Zealand is the "Dollar" (NZD).

The administrative subdivision of New Zealand (administrative division) is made up of 4 External territories (level 1), 5 Unitary Authorities (level 1), 11 Regions (level 1), 13 City Councils (level 2) and 53 District councils (level 2). New Zealand has 10 cities with more than 100,000 inhabitants.

Above you have a geopolitical map of New Zealand with a precise legend on its biggest cities, its road network, its airports, railways and waterways. Do not hesitate to click on the map of New Zealand to access a zoom level and finer details.

Proportion of cities by number of inhabitants in New Zealand

Number of cities by importance (population) in New Zealand. Considering cities with a population of more than 100 000, 200 000, 500 000 and 1 million inhabitants, with the percentage of the population that these cities represent.

> 100k inhabitants > 200k inhabitants > 500k inhabitants > 1 million inhabitants
10 6 0 0
56.9 % 45.7 % 0.0 % 0.0 %
  • The 10 most important cities represent 56.9% of the entire population
  • The 6 most important cities represent 45.7% of the entire population
  • The 0 most important cities represent 0.0% of the entire population
  • The 0 most important cities represent 0.0% of the entire population

Administrative division of New Zealand

Administrative subdivisionsAdministrative level
4 External territories1
5 Unitary Authorities1
11 Regions1
13 City Councils2
53 District councils2

List of first-order administrative division in New Zealand

  • Auckland
  • Bay of Plenty
  • Canterbury
  • Chatham Islands
  • Gisborne
  • Hawke's Bay
  • Manawatu-Wanganui
  • Marlborough
  • Nelson
  • Northland
  • Otago
  • Southland
  • Taranaki
  • Tasman
  • Waikato
  • Wellington
  • West Coast

List of major cities of New Zealand

  • Auckland417 910 inhabitants
  • Wellington381 900 inhabitants
  • Christchurch363 926 inhabitants
  • Manukau City362 000 inhabitants
  • Waitakere208 100 inhabitants
  • North Shore207 865 inhabitants
  • Hamilton152 641 inhabitants
  • Dunedin114 347 inhabitants
  • Tauranga110 338 inhabitants
  • Lower Hutt101 194 inhabitants
  • Palmerston North75 996 inhabitants
  • Rotorua65 901 inhabitants
  • Hastings61 696 inhabitants
  • Nelson59 200 inhabitants
  • Napier56 787 inhabitants
  • Mangere55 266 inhabitants
  • Porirua50 914 inhabitants
  • Whangarei50 900 inhabitants
  • New Plymouth49 168 inhabitants
  • Invercargill47 287 inhabitants
  • Wanganui40 268 inhabitants
  • Upper Hutt38 400 inhabitants
  • Gisborne34 274 inhabitants
  • Ashburton30 100 inhabitants
  • Papakura28 010 inhabitants
  • Timaru28 007 inhabitants
  • Blenheim26 550 inhabitants
  • Paraparaumu25 263 inhabitants
  • Taupo22 469 inhabitants
  • Pukekohe East21 438 inhabitants
  • Masterton20 698 inhabitants
  • Levin19 789 inhabitants
  • Whakatane18 602 inhabitants
  • Taradale16 599 inhabitants
  • Cambridge15 192 inhabitants
  • Tokoroa14 277 inhabitants
  • Richmond14 000 inhabitants
  • Oamaru13 000 inhabitants
  • Gore12 108 inhabitants
  • Hawera11 068 inhabitants