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Economic Research and Analysis (ERA) is a division of the Department of Finance. It provides analysis and forecasting of the macroeconomic environment; provision of specific macroeconomic analysis and studies related to policy and project impact assessments. It is responsible for both Newfoundland and Labrador Econometric and Input/Output Models, as well as, the Population Projection Model and demographic analysis. ERA is also responsible for the publication of the budget document, The Economy and the midyear review report, The Economic Review.

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Real GDP Growth Forecast Aug 22 Real GDP growth forecast for 2016 and 2017 from NL Finance and selected forecasters.
Employment Growth Forecast Aug 22 Employment growth forecast for 2016 and 2017 from NL Finance and selected forecasters.
Car Sales Bulletin Aug 22 Car Sales Increased by 5.0% in First Half of 2016
Consumer Price Index Bulletin Aug 22 Consumer Inflation Averaged 1.9% in First Half of 2016
Labour Markets Bulletin Aug 22 Employment Decreased by 4.0% in July 2016
Population Bulletin Aug 22 Population stood at 528,448 as of April 1, 2016
Retail Sales Bulletin Aug 22 Retail Sales Up 2.9% in First Five Months of 2016
Population Projections Aug 18 Updated July 2016
The Economy 2016 Apr 14 The Economy is an annual publication providing a review of economic performance in Newfoundland and Labrador and medium term outlook.
Selected Economic IndicatorsPDF opens in new window Apr 14 Key economic indicators from 2007-2020 and major forecast assumptions – update to historical data
Major Capital Projects Apr 14 Information on capital projects and spending programs in Newfoundland and Labrador valued at $1 million or more, including both public and private projects that are either continuing or beginning in the current year. 
Oil Bulletin Apr 14 Oil Production Down 20.5% in 2015
Publications Mar 04 St. John's Economic Review 2015
Inflation Calculator Mar 02 2015 Update
The Economic Review 2015PDF opens in new window Dec 22 Review of economic performance in Newfoundland and Labrador and outlook for the medium term. 
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