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Economic and Fiscal Outlook

The outlook for the economy is positive

The Treasury forecasts economic growth of around 2.8 per cent over the next five years. This is expected to reduce the unemployment rate to below 5 per cent in 2018. Inflation is currently low but is forecast to reach 2 per cent in 2017.

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Data source: The Treasury

Data source: The Treasury

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