NZ Herald Business Editor provides insight on latest unemployment figures

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Wed, 4 Aug 2021, 12:58PM
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NZ Herald Business Editor provides insight on latest unemployment figures

Author
Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Wed, 4 Aug 2021, 12:58PM

Unemployment has plunged to 4 per cent - the biggest quarterly fall in 35 years.

That's down from 4.7 percent in the three months to March, and also down from the recent peak of 5.3 percent in the three months to September last year.

To provide some context, New Zealand Herald Wellington Business Editor Hamish Rutherford joined Kerre McIvor.

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