Measuring genuine progress in New Zealand

Table 1. Costs/Benefit categories in the GPI calculation2 Letters A to T link categories to values in Table 2.
Table 2. Annual costs (in $NZ2006billion) for each category for the first year of decades from 1970 to 2000, extracted from Table 1, (1) and their summation as GPI for comparison with GDP. Shading indicates GPI costs.
Figure 1. New Zealand Genuine Progress Indicator compared with Gross Domestic Product for the period 1970 to 2006 (1).



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