I hate one chart posts. No that was too weak, I despise single chart posts. But given that I am under the thumb of greater forces than myself (my thesis, my job) I have decided to do one.
So what is this chart that tells us about the NZ labour market recovery? It is actually a chart neatly provided by Statistics New Zealand in their release of the labour market data:
Cheers Statistics New Zealand! (Note, initially the wrong graph had shown up, unemployment – it should be employment rates)