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Statistics of the Assembly

Current Statistics

This page contains statistical information, prepared by the Chamber and Procedural Services Office, providing an overview of the work of the Legislative Assembly of Queensland for the most recent sitting week, the current year to date and the current Parliament to date.

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Statistical Summary
     

Sitting Week     
5-7 September 2017

2017

55th Parliament
(24/03/2015 to 8/09/2017)
Sittings
  Sitting weeks 1 9 33
  Sitting days 3 28 104
  Average duration per sitting day [hrs:mins] 
(Includes suspensions : for example, for meal breaks)
11:02 10:42 10:59
  Total duration - all sitting days [hrs:mins] 
(Includes suspensions : for example, for meal breaks)

33:06

300:02 1143:10
  Total duration - suspensions [hrs:mins] 6:07

49:42

181:18
  Sittings after midnight 0 5 25
  Total duration - sittings after midnight [hrs:mins]

0:00

5:55 37:49
Legislation
  Bills introduced - government 4 41 151
  Bills introduced - private members 0 10 34
  Bills passed - government 6 34 129
  Bills passed - private members 0 1 7
  Bills referred to committees 4 49 176
Questions
  Questions asked in Question Time 52 513 1,871
  Questions asked on notice 152 1,485  5,421
 
  Ministerial statements 40 371 1,330
  Private members' statements 25 217 770
  Private members' motions  3 25 85
Petition
  Total petitions 6 142 470
  Petitioners - all petitions 1,596 140,578

556,152

    Paper petitions 2 66 230
    Petitioners - paper petitions 987 36,030

219,008

    e-petitions 4 76 240
    Petitioners - e-petitions 609 104,548 337,144
Tabled Papers
  Tabled papers 
(Includes papers tabled on sitting and non sitting days)

 

1,663 5,813
Business conducted in the Assembly
  Question Time [hrs:mins] 3:02 27:39 99:46
  Ministerial Statements [hrs:mins]

1:55

17:35 63:55
  Private Members' Statements [hrs:mins] 1:25 12:08 42:40
  Private Members' Motions [hrs:mins] 2:44 16:48 54:52
  Bills - government [hrs:mins] 
(Includes introduction and debate)
12:12 126:20 473:16
  Bills - private members [hrs:mins] 
(Includes introduction and debate)

0:00

6:31 33:13
  Other parliamentary business [hrs:mins]
(Includes matters of public interest, adjournment debate, disallowance of statutory instruments, address-in-reply, debate of committee reports etc.)   
 

5:41

43:19

194:10

Statistics 2012

This page contains statistical information, prepared by the Chamber and Procedural Services Office, providing an overview of the work of the Legislative Assembly of Queensland for 1 January to 31 December 2012.

Statistics 2011

This page contains statistical information, prepared by the Chamber and Procedural Services Office, providing an overview of the work of the Legislative Assembly of Queensland for 1 January to 31 December 2011.

Statistics 2010

This page contains statistical information, prepared by the Chamber and Procedural Services Office, providing an overview of the work of the Legislative Assembly of Queensland for 1 January to 31 December 2010.

Statistics 2009

This page contains statistical information, prepared by the Chamber and Procedural Services Office, providing an overview of the work of the Legislative Assembly of Queensland for 1 January to 31 December 2009.