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Labour market statistics (disability): December 2020 quarter

12 February 2021

Labour market statistics (disability) provides comparisons between labour market measures for disabled and non-disabled people in New Zealand.  Information includes labour market participation and employment rates as well as differences in wages and salaries received.

Key facts

In the December 2020 quarter:

  • 38.7 percent of disabled people aged 15–64 years were employed, compared with 78.3 percent of non-disabled people in the same age group
  • the unemployment rate for disabled people aged 15–64 years was 11.4 percent, compared with 5.0 percent for non-disabled people.

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