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

This graph shows active/provisional members who enrolled in KiwiSaver through: 

  • opting in via provider,
  • opting in via employer, or
  • being automatically enrolled by employers.
 As at March 2021
  • 3.1 million individuals were enrolled in KiwiSaver, 2% more than March 2020
  • 1.3 million individuals joined through automatic enrolment, 4% less than March 2020
  • Around 200 thousand individuals opted in via employer, 28% less than March 2020
  • 1.6 million individuals opted in via provider, 14% more than March 2020

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 March 2020 to March 2021.

Between March 2020 and March 2021, the number of members who opted out of KiwiSaver decreased from 228.9 thousand to 226.6 thousand (1% 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 decreased from 250,000 to 246,000.