The number of unemployed persons in New Zealand increased to 99 Thousand in the fourth quarter of 2022 from 97 Thousand in the third quarter of 2022. source: Statistics New Zealand

Unemployed Persons in New Zealand averaged 120.84 Thousand from 1986 until 2022, reaching an all time high of 189.00 Thousand in the third quarter of 1991 and a record low of 69.00 Thousand in the first quarter of 1987. This page provides - New Zealand Unemployed Persons - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. New Zealand Unemployed Persons - values, historical data and charts - was last updated on February of 2023.

Unemployed Persons in New Zealand is expected to be 102.00 Thousand by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the New Zealand Unemployed Persons is projected to trend around 102.00 Thousand in 2024 and 94.00 Thousand in 2025, according to our econometric models.

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New Zealand Unemployed Persons

Related Last Previous Unit Reference
Unemployment Rate 3.40 3.30 percent Dec 2022
Unemployed Persons 99.00 97.00 Thousand Dec 2022
Employed Persons 2855.00 2851.00 Thousand Dec 2022
Employment Change 0.20 1.30 percent Dec 2022
Labor Force Participation Rate 71.70 71.70 percent Dec 2022
Labour Costs 1320.00 1305.00 points Dec 2022
Productivity 132.02 129.80 points Sep 2022
Wages 38.30 37.93 NZD/Hour Dec 2022
Wages in Manufacturing 36.15 36.21 NZD/Hour Dec 2022
Population 5.12 5.10 Million Dec 2021
Employment Rate 69.30 69.30 percent Dec 2022
Youth Unemployment Rate 9.01 9.10 percent Sep 2022
Part Time Employment 554.00 525.00 Thousand Sep 2022
Full Time Employment 2293.00 2297.00 Thousand Sep 2022

New Zealand Unemployed Persons
In New Zealand, unemployed persons are individuals who are without a job and actively seeking to work.
Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
99.00 97.00 189.00 69.00 1986 - 2022 Thousand Quarterly
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