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Summary - Labour force participation in New Zealand: Recent trends, future scenarios and the impact on economic growth

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Data table for Figure 5 Sources of Australian economic growth

Changes in female participation by age, 1989-2009
age 1989 2009
15-19 yrs 55.7% 50.6%
20-24 yrs 69.4% 68.8%
25-29 yrs 62.2% 72.4%
30-34 yrs 61.1% 72.7%
35-39 yrs 71.2% 75.0%
40-44 yrs 77.6% 79.8%
45-49 yrs 75.6% 82.7%
50-54 yrs 67.0% 81.7%
55-59 yrs 46.7% 74.6%
60-64 yrs 14.3% 57.6%
65+ yrs 3.9% 11.6%

Source: Intergenerational Report 2010, Australian Treasury

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