Medium to long-term employment forecasts: looking ahead to 2025

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New Zealand. Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE)


This report updates the Ministry's medium to long-term outlook released in December 2015. It presents employment forecasts by industries, broad occupational and skill groups to 2025. Key points: 48,000 more workers on average each year to 2025. Employment is forecast to grow by 1.9 per cent annually, adding about 48,000 workers on average per year to the workforce in the next 10 years; Strong economic growth supports this employment growth - average annual [gross domestic product] GDP growth of about 3.0 per cent and 2.7 per cent over the 2015-20 and 2020-25 periods, respectively;...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Employment; Outcomes; Industry; Skills and knowledge; Research; Governance

Keywords: Employment projection; Future; Forecasting technique; Federal government; Occupation; Skill needs

Geographic subjects: New Zealand; Oceania

Published: Wellington, New Zealand: MBIE, 2017

Physical description: 12 p.

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ISSN: 2253-413X

Resource type: Report

Call number: TD/TNC 129.311

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