Number of contributions holidays by type

This graph has two lines. The vertical axis shows the number of KiwiSaver members who are on contributions holiday due to financial hardship or ordinary holiday. The horizontal axis represents data from June 2009 to June 2018. In June 2018:

  • 136 thousand KiwiSaver members were on contributions holiday, up from 26 thousand in June 2009.
  • 198 KiwiSaver members were on financial hardship, down from 813 in June 2009.
  • 135 thousand KiwiSaver members were on ordinary hardship, up from 25 thousand in June 2009.