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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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Employment Growth Forecast Jan 12 Employment growth forecast for 2015 and 2016 from NL Finance and selected forecasters.
Real GDP Growth Forecast Jan 12 Real GDP growth forecast for 2015 and 2016 from NL Finance and selected forecasters.
Selected Economic IndicatorsPDF opens in new window Jan 08 Key economic indicators from 2007-2020 and major forecast assumptions
The Economic Review 2015PDF opens in new window Dec 22 Review of economic performance in Newfoundland and Labrador and outlook for the medium term. 
Car Sales Bulletin Nov 17 Car Sales decreased by 1.3% in First Half of 2015
Consumer Price Index Bulletin Nov 17 Consumer Inflation Averaged 0.3% in First Three Quarters of 2015
Population Bulletin Nov 17 Population stood at 527,756 as of July 1, 2015
Retail Sales Bulletin Nov 17 Retail Sales Unchanged in First Eight Months of 2015
Labour Markets Bulletin Nov 17 Employment Decreased by 0.8% in October 2015
Oil Bulletin Jul 31 Oil Production Down 5.7% in 2014
The Economy 2015 Apr 30 The Economy is an annual publication providing a review of economic performance in Newfoundland and Labrador and medium term outlook.
Major Capital Projects Apr 30 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. 
Inflation Calculator Apr 30 2014 Update
Publications Jul 3 St. John's Economic Outlook 2013
Population Projections May 7 Updated April 2014
Investment Bulletin Mar 27 Statistics Canada's latest survey indicates $12.2 billion in capital investment in 2014
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