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Otago University medical school

Otago University medical school

The presence of Otago University in Dunedin, including its large medical school, contributes substantially to the economy of Dunedin. In the early 2000s the health sector accounted for 12.2% of employment in Dunedin, compared with 8.1% nationally.

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Malcolm McKinnon, 'Regional economies - Regional character of the economy, early 2000s', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 30 July 2021)

Story by Malcolm McKinnon, published 11 Mar 2010