Interim November JobSeekers

Interim November JobSeekers to a parliamentary committee courtesy again to¬†Michael Klapdor¬†for the link. This is only a further two weeks of data from the previous October release with numbers continuing to fall a further 215 or 1.32% since October in Cairns SA4. Cairns SA3 regions as a percentage of relevant population cohort: Indexed Cairns SA3…

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FNQ electoral enrolments continue to grow faster than anywhere north from Gladstone

Annual growth in Queensland electoral enrolments continue to roll down with border restrictions in place and is now at 1.7% p.a. year to October. I should go back and compile comparative state data here and interest will be on what happens in the new year. In our Queensland divisions Leichhardt continues to be the only…

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October JobSeekers

October JobSeeker numbers from DSS Centrelink continued to fall in the Cairns region while remaining modestly above March 2020 levels: The best way to look at this is as a percentage of the eligible population age group represented here at SA3 level: These graphs highlight two different things from the same data. The top graph…

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EGM Update

A quick look at pokies data which has been reverting back to something more normal although Cairns SA4 was still 16.4% ($2.1 million in player losses) above September 2019. The usual seasonal patterns are yet to return and the monthly volatility tends to hide the gap which has opened up again between Cairns and Townsville…

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