Argentina - Retail Sales

Argentina: Retail Sales

Mnemonic WRT.IARG
Unit Mil. ARS, NSA
Adjustments Not Seasonally Adjusted
Monthly 34.6 %
Data Jan 2023 47,859
Dec 2022 73,174

Series Information

Source National Institute of Statistics and Censuses of the Argentine Republic (INDEC)
Release National Survey of Shopping Centers
Frequency Monthly
Start Date 1/31/1997
End Date 1/31/2023

Argentina: Consumer

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Consumer Confidence Jan 2023 36.18 35.91 Dif. Index=50, NSA Monthly
Retail Sales Jan 2023 47,859 73,174 Mil. ARS, NSA Monthly

Release Information

For Argentina, the National Survey of Shopping Centers provides monthly turnover (sales) by product category. Value and volume indexes were published until 2016.


  • Measurement: Millions of Argentinian pesos (Mil. ARS)
  • Adjustment: Not seasonally adjusted (NSA)
  • Native frequency: Monthly
  • Start date: As early as 1997m1


  • 2013Q4=100 - 1997m1 to 2015m10
  • 2008m4=100 - 2005m5 to ?? ("_08")
  • 1997=100 - 1997m1 to ??

For Argentina, the National Statistical System (NSS) Consumer Price Index addresses aspects related to the geographical representation of the indicator. The indicator covers the entire urban population of the 24 jurisdictions that comprise Argentina.

Price of goods to develop the retail sales deflators are clothing, sports accessories, home furnishings, news and foods stands, electronics, toys, books, films, pharmaceutical products, and other.

Further reading

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  • 28 Dec 2022, Phillip Thorne - Properties