Employment in New Zealand increased by 0.10 quarter-on-quarter in the three-months ended in December. Employment Change in New Zealand averaged 0.37 percent from 1986 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 2.50 percent in the second quarter of 2016 and a record low of -1.80 percent in the first quarter of 2009.
Employment Change in New Zealand is expected to be 1.10 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Employment Change in New Zealand to stand at 0.40 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the New Zealand Employment Change is projected to trend around 0.40 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.