2017-18 Mid Year Fiscal and Economic Review

2017-18 Mid Year Fiscal and Economic Review

Update on 2017-18 Queensland Budget

$130 million

$130 million

Jobs and Regional Growth Fund

Queensland First Home Owners’ Grant

Queensland First Home Owners’ Grant

Get into your new first home sooner

Back to Work

Back to Work

$100 million Regional Employment Package.

Queensland Economy at a Glance

State final demandDec qtr 172.9%
Retail tradeFeb 180.3%
Building approvalsFeb 180.9%
Business investmentDec qtr 1711.8%
Exports (goods overseas)Feb 18$70.0b
Inflation (CPI)Dec qtr 171.9%
Employment growthFeb 180.2%
Employed personsFeb 182.48m
Unemployment rateFeb 186.1%
PopulationSep qtr 174.95m