New Zealand Employment Change  1986-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Employment in New Zealand rose 0.5 percent in the second quarter of 2018, following a 0.6 percent growth in the previous period. Annually, employment increased 3.7 percent, which was driven by women (up 4.5 percent) when compared with men (up 2.9 percent). 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.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2018-02-06 09:45 PM Employment Change QoQ 0.5% 2.2% 0.2% 1%
2018-05-01 10:45 PM Employment Change QoQ 0.6% 0.5% 0.4% 0.9%
2018-07-31 10:45 PM Employment Change QoQ 0.5% 0.6% 0.4% 0.5%
2018-10-31 09:45 PM Employment Change QoQ 0.5% 1.1%


New Zealand Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 4.50 4.40 11.20 3.30 percent [+]
Employed Persons 2631.00 2618.00 2631.00 1499.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 124.00 120.00 189.00 69.00 Thousand [+]
Employment Change 0.50 0.60 2.50 -1.80 percent [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 70.90 70.80 71.10 63.00 percent [+]
Labour Costs 1168.00 1162.00 1168.00 700.00 Index Points [+]
Productivity 168.99 167.97 171.61 117.96 Index Points [+]
Job Vacancies 190.92 187.91 200.70 55.20 Index Points [+]
Job Advertisements 44885.69 45099.12 45099.12 14139.22 [+]
Wages 31.08 31.03 31.08 13.07 NZD/Hour [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 29.37 29.53 29.53 12.44 NZD/Hour [+]
Minimum Wages 16.50 15.75 16.50 10.25 NZD/Hour [+]
Population 4.84 4.75 4.84 2.37 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 65.00 65.00 65.00 65.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 65.00 65.00 65.00 65.00 [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 10.90 12.40 15.30 10.30 percent [+]
Part Time Employment 545.00 554.00 554.00 264.00 Thousand [+]
Employment Rate 67.70 67.70 67.80 56.40 percent [+]
Full Time Employment 2093.00 2064.00 2093.00 1177.00 Thousand [+]


New Zealand Employment Change

This page provides the latest reported value for - New Zealand Employment Change - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. New Zealand Employment Change - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
0.50 0.60 2.50 -1.80 1986 - 2018 percent Quarterly




employment change by Country
Country Last
Australia 44000.00 Aug/18
Canada 63.30 Sep/18
Euro Area 0.40 Jun/18
France 0.10 Jun/18
Germany 0.20 Jun/18
Italy 0.50 Jun/18
Netherlands 0.50 Jun/18
Singapore 7.00 Jun/18
Spain 0.70 Jun/18
Switzerland 0.30 Jun/18
United Kingdom 3.00 Jun/18


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