History of New Zealand. Vol. III.
19.—Manufactories, Works, &c., Censuses 1881 and 1891
19.—Manufactories, Works, &c., Censuses 1881 and 1891.
(Including Gold-quartz and Hydraulic Mining Works, Collieries and Stone Quarries; but exclusive of Government Printing Office and Railway Workshops.)
|No. of Manufactories, &c.||1,643||2,570|
|Horse Power Employed||13,315||33,392|
|Wages Paid Annually To—|
|Value of Articles Produced||*7,436,649||9,422,146|
|Value of Materials Used||Not stated||3,472,000|
|Value of Machinery and Plant||1,612,141||3,051,699|
|Value of Lands and Buildings||1,993,141||2,775,277|
* Figures for 1886.