In 2007, the total value added produced by Māori businesses represented approximately 2.0% of New Zealand’s GDP compared to 1.2% in 1996. This is distributed across a number of different industries:2
Source: New Zealand Institute of Economic Research (NZIER) 2007
2 Māori participation in the New Zealand Economy, Final Report to Te Puni Kōkiri, NZIER 2007. 3 Ibid with SME data from MED (2008).
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