New Zealand Jobless Rate Falls To 4.7% In Q1

By Rtt News Staff Writer7 days ago

The unemployment rate in New Zealand came in at 4.7 percent in the first quarter of 2021, Statistics New Zealand said on Wednesday.

That was shy of estimates for 4.9 percent, which would have been unchanged from the previous three months.


The employment change was 0.6 percent on quarter, steady from the three months prior but surpassing expectations for 0.2 percent.

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