Basic Parliamentary Salaries



  1. Judging by the height of the bars it looks like Tasmanian parliamentarians earn less than one third of those in the other states. Is this true? What makes the relative salaries appear misleading?
  2. How much is earned in Tasmania? In Victoria? What percentage of the Victorian salary is the Tasmanian salary?
  3. Draw a graph to show accurately the relative parliamentary salaries across the country.



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