Report

Quarterly labour market scorecard - August 2014

15 Aug 2014
Description

This scorecard provides information on a range of labour market indicators in New Zealand and assesses their contribution to economic growth.

Overview:

The June 2014 quarter seasonally adjusted results show that compared to the March 2014 quarter:

  • the number employed increased by 10,000 people (0.4 per cent) and the number¬† unemployed decreased by 9,000 (6.3 per cent)
  • the unemployment rate decreased to 5.6 per cent
  • the labour force participation rate decreased 0.3 percentage points to 68.9 per cent.
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2014
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