Retail deposits reached 119 NZD bil in 2012 in New Zealand, according to the National Central Bank. This is 6.78 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, retail deposits in New Zealand reached an all time high of 119 NZD bil in 2012 and an all time low of 65.0 NZD bil in 2004. When compared to New Zealand's main peers, retail deposits in Australia amounted to 736 AUD bil and 510 MYR bil in Malaysia in 2012.
New Zealand has been ranked 49th within the group of 66 countries we follow in terms of retail deposits.
A bank retail deposit is money placed into a banking institution for safekeeping by physical persons.