Benefit numbers drop to six-year low

Publish Date
Friday, 17 October 2014, 11:37AM

The number of people on benefits has fallen to its lowest number since 2008.

Social Development Minister Anne Tolley is hailing the results, with sole parents making up 70 percent of the 10,000 people who have gone off a benefit since September 2013.

Source: Newstalk ZB