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Major spending in the 2018/19 Tas budget

TASMANIAN BUDGET 2018/19 - MAJOR SPENDING AREAS

* Health: $1.81 billion (29.8 per cent)

* Education: $1.6 billion (26.5 per cent)

* Public order and safety $590.6 million (9.8 per cent)

* Social protection: $526.3 million (8.7 per cent)

* Nominal interest on superannuation $270.9 million (4.5 per cent)

* Transport: $262.3 million (4.3 per cent)

* Housing and community amenities $164,4 million (2.6 per cent)

* Other: $832.7 million (13.8 per cent)

Source: 2018/19 Tasmanian budget papers

© AAP 2018

TASMANIAN BUDGET 2018/19 - MAJOR SPENDING AREAS

* Health: $1.81 billion (29.8 per cent)

* Education: $1.6 billion (26.5 per cent)

* Public order and safety $590.6 million (9.8 per cent)

* Social protection: $526.3 million (8.7 per cent)

* Nominal interest on superannuation $270.9 million (4.5 per cent)

* Transport: $262.3 million (4.3 per cent)

* Housing and community amenities $164,4 million (2.6 per cent)

* Other: $832.7 million (13.8 per cent)

Source: 2018/19 Tasmanian budget papers

© AAP 2018