Unemployment rise since last election highest in rural electorates

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Like many elections over the years the biggest issue is the economy and who’s best to manage it.

Traditionally the Coalition has the advantage – more voters see them as being trustworthy in this area.

So given this concern, we thought we’d have a look at some of the electorates around Australia that are doing it the toughest.

The Australia Institute has put together figures showing the areas where unemployment has gone up since the last election.

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