Unemployment remains high in Far North & Wide Bay-Burnett

OESR’s information brief on the latest ABS regional unemployment data shows that unemployment remains stubbornly high in the tourism-dependent regions of Far North Queensland and Wide Bay-Burnett:

These high unemployment rates are no doubt due in part to declines in international visitor numbers. An OESR information brief on international visitors, released yesterday, charts the decline in recent years:

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