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Number of KiwiSaver closed accounts each month

 

This graph has shows the number of KiwiSaver members who have closed their KiwiSaver accounts.

In June 2022:

  • 344,185 members have closed their accounts, up from 307,260 in June 2021
  • 28,527 members have closed their accounts due to death, up from 28,372 in June 2021
  • 25,696 members have closed their accounts due to permanent emigration, up from 24,465 in June 2021
  • 207,957 members have closed their accounts due to retirement, up from 185,417 in June 2021
  • 15,626 members have closed their accounts due to serious illness, up from 14,148 in June 2021.

Number of KiwiSaver closed accounts each year

This graph has 10 stacked vertical bars. The vertical axis shows the number of KiwiSaver members who have closed their KiwiSaver accounts. The horizontal axis represents data from June 2012 to June 2021.

 

As at June 2021:

  • 307 thousand members have closed their accounts, up from 32 thousand in June 2012
  • 28 thousand members have closed their accounts due to death, up from 5 thousand in June 2012
  • 24 thousand members have closed their accounts due to permanent emigration up from 6 thousand in June 2012
  • 185 thousand members have closed their accounts due to retirement; only 2 members were in this category in 2012 FY
  • 14 thousand members have closed their accounts due to serious illness, up from 2 thousand in 2012.
Last updated: 01 Jul 2021
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