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Discover your Chinese Zodiac Animal Sign

The Chinese zodiac is a repeating cycle of 12 years and each year is represented by an animal and its reputed characteristics. Traditionally, these zodiac animals were used to date the years.

The 12 animals of the Chinese zodiac

Chinese Zodiac 12 Animal Signs

Find your Chinese zodiac animal sign

Your Chinese zodiac sign is derived from your birth year. Find your birth year below:

Rat: 2008, 1996, 1984, 1972, 1960, 1948, 1936, 1924, 1912
Ox: 2009, 1997, 1985, 1973, 1961, 1949, 1937, 1925, 1913
Tiger: 2010, 1998, 1986, 1974, 1962, 1950, 1938, 1926, 1914
Rabbit: 2011, 1999, 1987, 1975, 1963, 1951, 1939, 1927, 1915
Dragon: 2012, 2000, 1988, 1976, 1964, 1952, 1940, 1928, 1916
Snake: 2013, 2001, 1989, 1977, 1965, 1953, 1941, 1929, 1917
Horse: 2014, 2002, 1990, 1978, 1966, 1954, 1942, 1930, 1918
Goat: 2015, 2003, 1991, 1979, 1967, 1955, 1943, 1931, 1919
Monkey: 2016, 2004, 1992, 1980, 1968, 1956, 1944, 1932, 1920
Rooster: 2017, 2005, 1993, 1981, 1969, 1957, 1945, 1933, 1921
Dog: 2018, 2006, 1994, 1982, 1970, 1958, 1946, 1934, 1922
Pig: 2019, 2007, 1995, 1983, 1971, 1959, 1947, 1935, 1923

If you were born in January and February please note that the Chinese Lunar New Year moves between 21 January and 20 February. Check whether your birth date falls before or after Chinese New Year to know what your Chinese zodiac year is. Use this calculator here »

Chinese Lunar Coins Available from New Zealand Mint

New Zealand Mint has issued a series of popular Lunar Coins featuring a selection of striking traditional and contemporary images and coin finishes.

Lunar Year of the Rooster 1 oz Gilded Silver Coin Lunar Year of the Monkey 1 oz Gilded Silver Coin Lunar Year of the Goat 1 oz Silver Coin

View the full range of Lunar coins by New Zealand Mint »

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