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Employment & unemployment - at a Glance

Published: 5 August 2010


This report presents Household Labour Force Survey (HLFS) results for the June 2010 quarter.  The HLFS was released by Statistics New Zealand on 5 August 2010.

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Employment and Unemployment HTML | PDF [5 pages, 266 KB]


Overall, the June 2010 quarter unemployment results were slightly above our expectations.  The recent volatility in HLFS has made interpretation of the survey difficult.  However, when you look at labour market conditions since the December 2009 quarter, the labour market appears to have turned and is improving slowly.

Labour Market Summary


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Related information

Household Labour Force Survey data from Statistics New Zealand [external link]

Quick facts about the labour market

Future updates

This is a regular report – the next update is due in November 2010.  Reports from previous periods can be found in archive

Author or contact details

For further information please contact the Labour Market Analysis team