Australia - Retail Sales

Australia: Retail Sales

Mnemonic WRT.IAUS
Unit Mil. AUD, SA
Adjustments Seasonally Adjusted
Monthly 0.28 %
Data Jan 2020 27,632
Dec 2019 27,710

Series Information

Source Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS)
Release Retail Sales
Frequency Monthly
Start Date 4/30/1982
End Date 1/31/2020

Australia: Consumer

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Consumer Confidence Feb 2020 99.36 99.3 Index Long term avg=100, SA Monthly
Retail Sales Jan 2020 27,632 27,710 Mil. AUD, SA Monthly
Personal Income 2019 Q4 15,151 15,352 Mil. Ch. Jul17-Jun18 AUD, SA Quarterly
Real Retail Sales 2019 Q4 80,186 79,801 Mil. Ch. 2016-17 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.