Why Australia’s smallest states have thrived the most during the pandemic – and the surprising state coming last
- Tasmania has been Australia’s strongest state economically during pandemic
- It was No.1 again on CommSec’s State of the States league report, January 2022
- South Australia came second with unemployment rate also at record-low levels
- But New South Wales is coming last among the states with retail spending weak
Australia’s smaller states have thrived during the pandemic with Tasmania regarded as having the nation’s strongest economy now for almost two years.
The island state has topped CommSec’s State of the States league table since mid-2020, and now…