The number of people who were employed in New Zealand rose by 0.7 percent in the first quarter of 2020, following an upwardly revised 0.1 percent gain in the previous period.
Employment Change in New Zealand averaged 0.36 percent from 1986 until 2020, 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. 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 - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on May of 2020. source: Statistics New Zealand
Employment Change in New Zealand is expected to be -0.90 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 0.50 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the New Zealand Employment Change is projected to trend around 0.60 percent in 2021 and 0.40 percent in 2022, according to our econometric models.