Australia - Retail Sales





Australia: Retail Sales

Mnemonic WRT.IAUS
Unit Mil. AUD, SA
Adjustments Seasonally Adjusted
Monthly 0.03 %
Data Oct 2019 27,572
Sep 2019 27,581

Series Information

Source Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS)
Release Retail Sales
Frequency Monthly
Start Date 4/30/1982
End Date 10/31/2019

Australia: Consumer

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Consumer Confidence Oct 2019 99.26 99.53 Index Long term avg=100, SA Monthly
Retail Sales Oct 2019 27,572 27,581 Mil. AUD, SA Monthly
Personal Income 2019 Q3 15,348 15,272 Mil. Ch. Jul17-Jun18 AUD, SA Quarterly
Real Retail Sales 2019 Q3 79,828 79,886 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.