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Number of active or provisional KiwiSaver members by enrolment method each month

This graph shows the number or active or provisional members who enrolled in KiwiSaver either through:

  • opting in by a provider
  • opting in through an employer
  • being automatically enrolled by employers.

As at December 2020:

  • 3.1 million individuals were enrolled in KiwiSaver, 2% more than December 2019
  • 1.3 million individuals joined through automatic enrolment, 3% less than December 2019
  • around 200,000 individuals opted in via employer, 28% less than December 2019
  • 1.6 million individuals opted in via provider, 14% more than December 2019.

Number of active or provisional KiwiSaver members by enrolment method each financial year

This graph shows the number of active or provisional KiwiSaver members as at the end of each financial year. They are sorted by the enrolment method they used to join KiwiSaver.

This graph shows 3 lines, plotting increases of active or provisional members who enrolled in KiwiSaver through:

  • opting in by provider
  • opting in through an employer
  • being automatically enrolled by employers.

The vertical axis of this graph shows the total number of enrolled KiwiSaver members.

The horizontal axis shows data from June 2011 to June 2020.

As at June 2020:

  • 3.1 million individuals were enrolled in KiwiSaver, an increase from the 1.8 million in June 2011
  • 1.2 million individuals joined through automatic enrolment, an increase from 0.6 million in June 2011
  • 220,000 individuals opted in via employer, a decrease from 232,000 in June 2011
  • 1.6 million individuals opted in via provider, an increase from 0.9 million in June 2011.

Number of individuals opted-out of KiwiSaver

This graph shows the number of members who opted out of KiwiSaver from December 2019 to December 2020.

Between December 2019 and December 2020, the number of members who opted out of KiwiSaver decreased from 231,200 to 224,500. This is a 3% decrease.

Number of individuals, as at the end of each financial year, who have opted out of KiwiSaver within the provisional period

This graph shows the number of individuals, as at the end of each financial year, who have opted out of KiwiSaver within the provisional period.

The vertical axis of this graph shows the number of members who opted out of KiwiSaver. The horizontal axis shows data from June 2011 to June 2020.

Between June 2011 and June 2020, the number of members who opted out of KiwiSaver increased from 250,000 to 246,000.