The number of employed persons in New Zealand increased to 2663 Thousand in the third quarter of 2018 from 2633 Thousand in the second quarter of 2018. Employed Persons in New Zealand averaged 1936.20 Thousand from 1986 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 2663 Thousand in the third quarter of 2018 and a record low of 1499 Thousand in the fourth quarter of 1991.
Employed Persons in New Zealand is expected to be 2654.00 Thousand by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Employed Persons in New Zealand to stand at 2645.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the New Zealand Employed Persons is projected to trend around 2700.00 Thousand in 2020, according to our econometric models.