NSW budget shows $16 billion deficit

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NSW BUDGET 2020/21

* Deficit: $16 billion

* Revenue: $82.1 billion

* Expenditure: $98.1 billion

* Net debt: $53.2 billion

* GST revenue: $16.3 billion

* Unemployment: 6.5 per cent (peaking at 7.5 per cent in December quarter)

* Growth: negative-0.75 per cent (2020/21), 1.4 per cent (per year through to 2023/24)

* Return to surplus: 2024/25

* Top-line spending:

-Health: $26.1 billion (26.6 per cent)

-Education: $19.2 billion (19.6 per cent)

-Transport: $15.1 billion (15.4 per cent)

-Public order and safety: $9.4 billion (9.6 per cent)

-Social protection: $8.9 billion (9.0 per cent)

-Public services: $7.2 billion (7.3 per cent)

-Economic affairs: $6.8 billion (6.9 per cent)

* Total COVID-19 response over four years: $29 billion