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New Zealand Beekeeping Statistics


These statistics have various sources:

Year

Hive Nos
Honey
Production

Honey Exports
(tonnes)

Beeswax Exports
(kilos)
Package Bee
Exports
Queen Bee Exports
1980
233,810
7,489
1981
222,000
6,931
1982
251,077
6,495
1983
265,042
5,053
1984
277,005
5,818
1985
309,613
10,314
2,477
75,727
1986
328,961
9,471
2,531
61,503
1987
340,433
10,091
1,870
85,467
1988
335,702
7,748
2,045
121,670
1989
330,338
5,752
1,040
85,505
1990
318,203
8,752
1,253
144,209
1991
312,242
7,290
1,696
116,397
1992
304,065
9,560
2,216
183,370
1993
298,982
7,086
1,765
94,922
1994
289,875
11,819
2,225
102,166
1995
293,080
8,047
2,616
102,400
1996
286,806
8,610
2,996
74,236
55,181
500
1997
287,458
8,537
1,688
61,368
45,865
1,300
1998
298,921
8,081
1,836
155,229
52,704
10,724
1999
302,998
9,069
2,030
73,156
15,908
10,965
2000
320,113
9,609
2,528
64,730
19,344
21,120
2001
308,940
9,144
3,391
67,192
19,193
4,929
2002
312,658
4,682
2,555
105,024
14,791
5,049
2003
300,729
12,252
3,190
149,987
17,969
 
2004
294,623
8,888
2,767
114,044
14,142
 
2005
292,928
9,689
3,631
171,289
16,908
1,395
2006
300,569
10,423
4,134
295,301
20,034
7,666
2007
313,339
9,666
4,871
102,967
14,309
4,286
2008
344,123
12,375
6,099
115,329
21,580
2,741
2009
362,540
12,565
8,209
140,356
30,577
2,319
2010
376,672
12,553
6,555
133,264
34,352
5,906
2011
391,765
9,447
7,166
175,591
34,133
9,931
2012
422,728
10,382
7,709
158,937
24,754
5,712
2013
452,018
17,823
8,757
181,977
32,464
2,429
2014
507,247
17,608 
 8,648
143,418 
  58,138
11,318 
2015
575,872
  19,710
9,446
53,615
34,210
4,328
2016
684,000
19,885
       
Avg (6 Yr)
15,795
8,047
141,134
36,342
6,604
 

 

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