Government Statistician (GS) This rss feed is supplied by Government Statistician (GS), Queensland Treasury and Trade, Queensland Government. It lists the latest releases on the GS site, which contains a wide range of demographic, economic and social data relating to the state of Queensland, as well as information about using statistics and the services provided by GS. en-au Copyright, The State of Queensland (Queensland Treasury) 2018 Fri, 17 Aug 2018 09:26:01 +1000 Labour force The Labour force brief summarises and compares for Queensland and Australia the monthly trends in employment, labour supply, the participation rate and the unemployment rate, released in the monthly Australian Bureau of Statistics publication, Labour force : Australia Preliminary (ABS 6202.0). The Labour force brief also includes an interstate comparison of employment growth, labour force growth and unemployment rates and a brief summary of trends in job vacancies during the month in Queensland and Australia. Both the brief and the ABS publication are released on the first or second Thursday of every month. Latest release: Jul 18. Fri, 17 Aug 2018 09:26:01 +1000 Retail trade The Retail Trade briefing note comments on the latest release of the monthly turnover of retail businesses. Both the movement of aggregated turnover and turnover by industry group are discussed, with main focus on Queensland. Retail turnover in other states is also highlighted. Latest release: Jun 18. Fri, 03 Aug 2018 13:56:34 +1000 Exports of Queensland goods overseas This brief comments on the latest release of exports of goods overseas. The commentary details the value of exports of Queensland's goods overseas, the countries exported to, and what commodities are exported. Latest release: Jun 18. Fri, 03 Aug 2018 12:18:05 +1000 Building approvals Building Approvals (ABS 8731.0) is a monthly survey of new building work approved in Australia. The data presented relate to the construction of new buildings as well as alterations and additions to existing buildings. The survey covers residential and non-residential buildings within the private sector and public sector. Latest release: Jun 18. Tue, 31 Jul 2018 16:52:55 +1000 Regional youth unemployment The regional youth unemployment brief provides a summary (based on a 12-month moving average) of the unemployment rate for persons aged 15 to 24 years for each of the 19 SA4s within Queensland. Latest release: Jun 18. Thu, 26 Jul 2018 16:42:46 +1000 Regional labour force The Regional Labour Force briefs provide a brief summary (based on a 12-month moving average) of employment, labour supply and the unemployment rate for each of the 19 SA4s within Queensland. Latest release: Jun 18. Thu, 26 Jul 2018 16:42:45 +1000 Consumer Price Index The Consumer Price Index (CPI) measures quarterly changes in the price of a 'basket' of goods and services which account for a high proportion of expenditure by the CPI population group (i.e. metropolitan households). The CPI provides the official measure of inflation in Australia. Latest release: Jun qtr 18. Wed, 25 Jul 2018 17:23:28 +1000 Diversity Figures, 2018 edition The Department of Local Government, Racing and Multicultural Affairs, in partnership with the Queensland Government Statistician's Office, produced a report and accompanying 'snapshot' to provide a statistical summary of the diversity of Queensland's population. Diversity Figures brings together core demographic and diversity data from the ABS 2016 Census of Population and Housing. There are a number of social and cultural characteristics featured in the Diversity Figures including: •country of birth of overseas born people in Queensland •geographic distribution of Queensland’s diverse population •language spoken other than English, and English proficiency •religious affiliation of Queensland’s population •ancestry of Queensland’s population •education and employment characteristics. Latest release: 2018 edn. Wed, 27 Jun 2018 16:35:22 +1000