Australia Construction PMI  2005-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

The AIG/Housing Industry Association Performance of Construction Index in Australia decreased to 54.7 in September of 2017 from 55.3 in August, marking a new low since April. A slowdown was seen in activity (-1.4 to 52.6) and new orders (-4.2 to 53.3) while employment (+3.9 to 55.4) and deliveries (+1.1 to 60.8) accelerated. Engineering construction and house building continued to drive construction growth. Commercial construction activity remained stable while apartment building fell the most in seven months. Construction Pmi in Australia averaged 45.89 Index Points from 2005 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 60.50 Index Points in July of 2017 and a record low of 29.24 Index Points in December of 2008.

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Australia Housing Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Building Permits 0.40 -1.20 31.70 -22.20 percent [+]
New Home Sales 7285.00 6678.00 20768.00 5186.00 [+]
Housing Index 1.90 2.20 6.10 -2.20 percent [+]
Home Ownership Rate 67.00 68.90 71.40 67.00 percent [+]
Construction Output 9.30 0.90 9.30 -18.90 percent [+]
Construction Pmi 54.70 55.30 60.50 29.24 Index Points [+]


Australia Construction PMI

In Australia, The Performance of Construction Index (PCI) is a composite indicator designed to provide an overall view of activity in the construction sector. The PCI is a composite index based on the diffusion indexes for the following five indicators: Sales, New Orders, Employment, Deliveries and Prices. A reading above 50 indicates an expansion of the manufacturing sector compared to the previous month; below 50 represents a contraction; while 50 indicates no change. This page provides the latest reported value for - Australia Construction Pmi - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Australia Construction PMI - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
54.70 55.30 60.50 29.24 2005 - 2017 Index Points Monthly
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construction pmi by Country

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Australia 54.70 Sep/17
Euro Area 52.70 Sep/17
France 52.50 Sep/17
Germany 53.40 Sep/17
Italy 51.70 Sep/17
United Kingdom 48.10 Sep/17