Australia - Retail Sales





Australia: Retail Sales

Mnemonic WRT.IAUS
Unit Mil. AUD, SA
Adjustments Seasonally Adjusted
Monthly 0.33 %
Data Mar 2019 27,367
Feb 2019 27,277

Series Information

Source Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS)
Release Retail Sales
Frequency Monthly
Start Date 4/30/1982
End Date 3/31/2019

Australia: Consumer

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Consumer Confidence Apr 2019 99.88 99.92 Index Long term avg=100, SA Monthly
Real Retail Sales 2019 Q1 79,956 79,997 Mil. Ch. 2016-17 AUD, SA Quarterly
Retail Sales Mar 2019 27,367 27,277 Mil. AUD, SA Monthly
Personal Income 2018 Q4 14,746 14,626 Mil. Ch. Jul16-Jun17 AUD, SA Quarterly

Release Information

This release provides estimates of the value of turnover of "retail trade" for Australian businesses classified by industry, and by state and territor Trend, seasonally adjusted and original estimates are included for industry groups and states and Australia in current price terms.

Estimates of turnover are compiled from the monthly Retail Business Survey. About 500 'large' businesses are included in the survey every month, while a sample of about 2,700 'smaller' businesses is selected. The Survey is conducted monthly primarily by telephone interview although a small number of questionnaires are mailed to businesses.

 Data is seasonally adjusted and subject to adjustments.