|Month end||Region ID||Region description||HHI||HHI 12 month change (%)||CR1||CR1 12 month change (%)||CR2||CR2 12 month change (%)||CR3||CR3 12 month change (%)||CR4||CR4 12 month change (%)|
|30/09/2017||1||Bay of Islands (Top Energy)||2685||-4.15||44.02||-1.63||64.08||-0.48||76.81||-2.01||87.68||-1.11|
|30/09/2017||2||Whangarei and Kaipara (Northpower)||2118||-3.73||27.10||-0.85||51.50||-2.08||75.52||-1.48||88.86||-1.68|
|30/09/2017||5||Counties (Counties Power)||2159||-0.66||32.19||-0.73||54.33||-0.05||75.40||0.55||87.02||0.42|
|30/09/2017||6||Thames Valley (Powerco)||2458||-2.49||39.63||-0.86||64.77||-0.53||76.80||-0.76||83.72||-0.46|
|30/09/2017||7||Waikato (WEL Networks)||3185||-7.92||51.72||-2.78||66.10||-3.29||78.91||-2.51||88.36||-1.72|
|30/09/2017||8||Waipa (Waipa Networks)||2094||-4.32||30.83||-2.61||55.53||-2.03||74.47||-1.50||84.64||-0.31|
|30/09/2017||9||King Country (The Lines Company)||4417||-5.24||63.44||-2.13||81.15||-1.47||86.71||-1.20||91.20||-0.99|
|30/09/2017||11||Rotorua (Unison Networks)||1733||-4.66||27.94||-0.73||46.85||-2.29||64.95||-1.93||74.45||-1.62|
|30/09/2017||12||Eastern Bay of Plenty (Horizon Energy)||2720||-12.75||43.45||-4.50||66.22||-6.74||81.58||-2.78||87.31||-2.48|
|30/09/2017||13||Taupo (Unison Networks)||1834||-6.46||25.66||-2.54||49.06||-2.93||67.88||-3.07||80.55||-1.76|
|30/09/2017||14||Eastland (Eastland Network)||2034||-9.73||32.93||-2.72||53.99||-2.22||68.73||-4.82||82.57||-4.79|
|30/09/2017||15||Hawke's Bay (Unison Networks)||2948||-9.24||37.64||-3.06||75.24||-4.27||82.07||-2.84||87.27||-2.22|
|30/09/2017||16||Central Hawke's Bay (Centralines)||3202||-7.03||45.33||-3.33||71.95||-2.52||92.55||-1.89||95.72||-1.83|
|30/09/2017||17||Southern Hawke's Bay (Scanpower)||2782||-9.90||43.49||-4.02||63.64||-3.57||82.05||-3.28||93.18||-2.48|
|30/09/2017||22||Kapiti and Horowhenua (Electra)||2589||-4.20||35.65||-2.13||69.33||-1.89||77.69||-2.32||84.70||-0.53|
|30/09/2017||23||Wellington (Wellington Electricity)||2321||-6.01||41.26||-1.66||55.34||-2.00||68.94||-2.12||79.36||-2.16|
|30/09/2017||24||Nelson (Nelson Electricity)||1827||-6.47||27.98||-1.94||48.17||-1.94||63.50||-2.70||77.81||-3.86|
|30/09/2017||25||Tasman (Network Tasman)||2690||-7.74||44.49||-2.36||64.46||-3.44||76.09||-2.38||86.21||-2.05|
|30/09/2017||26||Marlborough (Marlborough Lines)||1988||-5.34||34.17||-1.94||48.48||-3.17||62.61||-3.58||76.09||-0.93|
|30/09/2017||27||Buller (Buller Electricity)||2262||-3.80||32.61||-2.16||54.56||-2.17||76.06||-1.60||87.62||-1.18|
|30/09/2017||28||West Coast (Westpower)||3066||-8.14||50.24||-3.32||66.21||-1.82||75.97||-0.82||84.73||-0.77|
|30/09/2017||29||North Canterbury (MainPower NZ)||3078||-2.98||48.39||-1.41||66.45||0.46||81.98||0.72||94.64||-0.38|
|30/09/2017||30||Central Canterbury (Orion New Zealand)||2300||-9.68||35.85||-1.85||57.29||-4.34||78.12||-4.93||87.49||-4.21|
|30/09/2017||31||Ashburton (Electricity Ashburton)||2455||-0.81||38.21||1.58||64.27||-1.40||74.46||-0.98||84.46||-0.63|
|30/09/2017||32||South Canterbury (Alpine Energy)||2772||-2.26||46.76||-0.78||61.06||-1.71||74.93||-0.97||85.62||-0.37|
|30/09/2017||33||Waitaki (Network Waitaki)||3847||-9.60||58.24||-3.57||74.23||-3.49||83.92||-4.45||92.96||-3.30|
|30/09/2017||34||Queenstown (Aurora Energy)||2209||-4.60||31.85||0.14||57.83||-2.77||74.61||-1.45||89.30||-1.52|
|30/09/2017||35||Central Otago (Aurora Energy)||1983||-5.75||29.40||-3.94||53.65||-2.35||70.55||-1.65||83.57||-1.29|
|30/09/2017||36||Otago (OtagoNet JV)||2102||-13.10||35.56||-5.20||54.30||-4.70||68.33||-4.01||81.90||-3.45|
|30/09/2017||37||Dunedin (Aurora Energy)||1619||-9.06||25.86||-0.78||43.37||-3.45||58.37||-4.33||72.85||-5.31|
|30/09/2017||38||Southland (The Power Company)||2616||-7.24||42.46||-2.62||63.38||-1.76||78.68||-3.11||87.53||-3.01|
|30/09/2017||39||Invercargill (Electricity Invercargill)||2892||-7.60||45.85||-2.85||69.07||-3.39||80.92||-1.55||89.19||-0.98|
This report shows two measures of market concentration based on ICPs in the retail market, the Hirfindahl-Hirshnam Index (HHI) and concentration ratios (CRX). Parameters allow selection of individual market segments and provide the ability to show the change in any metric over the previous 12 months.
Retail reports are released after the 10th business day of each month. The next scheduled release is due on 15/11/2017. The reports are built off a live system and the data is subject to change as registry events are processed (e.g. backdated corrections or withdrawn switches).
The Herfindahl-Hirschman index (HHI) is a measure of market concentration. This metric is derived from parent company share of ICPs for the market segment selected in each regional market where retailers operate and compete. The regional markets are represented by the pricing regions or network reporting regions. The HHI presented for other regions is the connection weighted average of the HHI for the network reporting regions.
Concentration ratios (CR) measure the share of the market held within a specified number of the largest companies. In this report the user can select the number of firms between one and four. This metric is derived from parent company share of ICPs for the market segment selected in each regional market where retailers operate and compete. The regional markets are represented by the pricing regions or network reporting regions. The concentration ratio presented for other regions is the connection weighted average of the concentration ratio for the network reporting regions.
Change in HHI and concentration ratios is presented as a percentage change of the selected metric across a twelve month period.
Market segment breakdowns are available from September 2013 when ANZSIC codes were introduced into the registry in a field maintained by the trader. No breakdown is available at NSP level. Market segments are not mutually exclusive. Residential connections have no ANZSIC code. Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) connections are defined as those assigned meter categories 1 and 2 (low voltage up to 500A) with an ANZSIC code excluding those relating to central or local government and other utility services. Industrial connections have ANZSIC code from A through E and commercial connections F through Z. More information on ANZSIC codes is available at www.stats.govt.nz.
Region types are either network based or derived from standard statistical boundaries. Network based regions are network supply points (NSP), network reporting regions and zones, mappings are available in the NSP table which is available as a wholesale report. Other regions are derived from ICP location data and statistical boundaries (2013 census). ICPs without location data default to the location of their NSP. Main centres use Territorial Authority boundaries (city councils) where Wellington includes Porirua City, Upper Hutt City, Lower Hutt City, and Wellington City. The data report lets users select 'All regions' (where the regions are not the data series) to get data for all regions in a single file. Regions are listed North to South except for NSPs
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