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Employment indicators: Weekly as at 12 October 2020

15 October 2020

Key facts

The 6-day series includes jobs with a pay period equal to or less than 7 days, while the 20-day series covers jobs with pay periods of 14 days or fewer. The 34-day series includes all jobs regardless of their pay period.

The 34-day series indicated that for the latest week, the week ended 6 September 2020:

  • the number of paid jobs (compared with the previous week) were:
    • 2,207,690 total paid jobs (up 10,730 or 0.49 percent)
    • 101,160 paid jobs in primary industries (up 630 or 0.63 percent)
    • 411,720 paid jobs in goods-producing industries (up 2,260 or 0.55 percent)
    • 1,637,720 in services industries (up 6,540 or 0.40 percent)
    • 57,090 in unclassified industries (up 1,300 or 2.33 percent).
  • the median income (compared with the previous week) was:
    • $1,038.71 (up $3.71 or 0.36 percent).

More data

Stats NZ COVID-19 data portal presents the data in graphical format.

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