New Zealand - Labor Force Employment





New Zealand: Labor Force Employment

Mnemonic LBE.INZL
Unit Ths. #, SA
Adjustments Seasonally Adjusted
Quarterly 0.68 %
Data 2020 Q1 2,661
2019 Q4 2,643

Series Information

Source Statistics New Zealand
Release Household Labour Force Survey (HLFS)
Frequency Quarterly
Start Date 3/31/1986
End Date 3/31/2020

New Zealand: Labor

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Wage & Salaries 2020 Q2 2,025,610 2,083,207 Ths. NZD, SA Quarterly
Labor Force 2020 Q1 2,777 2,754 Ths. #, SA Quarterly
Labor Force Employment 2020 Q1 2,661 2,643 Ths. #, SA Quarterly
Unemployment 2020 Q1 116 111 Ths. #, SA Quarterly
Unemployment Rate 2020 Q1 4.2 4 %, SA Quarterly
Tertiary Industries Employment 2019 1,345,300 1,320,100 # Annual
Total Employment 2019 2,285,000 2,238,800 # Annual
Agriculture Employment 2017 176,765 169,705 # Annual

Release Information

For New Zealand, the unemployment rate for the countries, regions and districts.

  • Measurement: Percentage (%)
  • Adjustment: Not applicable
  • Native frequency: Annual
  • Start date: As early as 2006
  • Geo coverage:
    • Country (1)
    • Regional council (15)
    • Territorial authority (40)

The unemployment rate is the figure given when amount of unemployed people are divided by the labour force, this is expressed as a percentage.

These are annual average figures. Data may be suppressed for some regions for some of the reported years. Results are subject to large sample errors, especially in the smaller regions.

Moody's Analytics supplements

We produce seasonally adjusted versions of the LFS quartet at the regional council geo level.