Australia Private Capital Expenditure  1987-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Private capital expenditure in Australia increased 0.8 percent quarter-on-quarter in the second quarter of 2017, following an upwardly revised 0.9 increase in the previous period. Investment rose for the second straight quarter albeit at a slower rate, as expenditure for equipment, plant & machinery increased 2.7 percent (from 0.1 percent in the previous quarter). In contrast, buildings and structures declined 0.6 percent (from a 1.4 percent rise). On an annual basis, private capital expenditure declined by 3 percent. Private Investment in Australia averaged 1.43 percent from 1987 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 15.60 percent in the second quarter of 1996 and a record low of -8.10 percent in the third quarter of 2015.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-06-01 01:30 AM Private Capital Expenditure QoQ 0.3% -1% 0.8% 0.7%
2017-08-31 01:30 AM Private Capital Expenditure QoQ 0.8% 0.9% 0.3% 0.5%
2017-11-30 12:30 AM Private Capital Expenditure QoQ 0.8% 0.67%


Australia Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Business Confidence 8.00 7.00 20.00 -30.00 [+]
Services PMI 51.40 52.10 57.70 39.00 Index Points [+]
Manufacturing PMI 51.10 54.20 62.13 30.86 [+]
Industrial Production 0.70 -0.50 12.40 -7.80 percent [+]
Industrial Production Mom 0.80 0.30 5.10 -7.00 percent [+]
Manufacturing Production -0.40 -2.00 8.70 -11.80 percent [+]
Capacity Utilization 81.73 81.92 84.67 78.24 percent [+]
New Orders 38.00 39.00 47.00 -37.00 [+]
Changes in Inventories -419.00 1928.00 4095.00 -3956.00 AUD Million [+]
Bankruptcies 741.00 719.00 1123.00 217.00 Companies [+]
Corporate Profits 78688.00 82421.00 82421.00 12032.00 AUD Million [+]
Total Vehicle Sales 98922.00 98919.00 101882.00 48099.00 [+]
Car Production 10499.00 12220.00 39306.00 6139.00 Units [+]
Car Registrations 14078.61 13815.11 14078.61 3990.94 Thousand [+]
Leading Economic Index 0.10 -0.10 0.54 -1.08 percent [+]
Small Business Sentiment 7.65 -2.81 18.71 -21.10 [+]
Internet Speed 11063.10 10098.33 11063.10 1922.87 KBps [+]
IP Addresses 9859878.00 9310525.00 13859005.00 5227461.00 IP [+]
Private Investment 0.80 0.90 15.60 -8.10 percent [+]
Mining Production 2.90 1.40 25.40 -16.80 percent [+]
Steel Production 427.34 461.27 819.00 238.00 Thousand Tonnes [+]
Competitiveness Index 5.19 5.19 5.20 5.08 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 21.00 22.00 22.00 15.00 [+]
Business Inventories -0.40 1.10 2.80 -2.80 percent [+]
Corruption Index 79.00 79.00 88.60 79.00 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 13.00 13.00 13.00 7.00 [+]
Ease of Doing Business 14.00 15.00 15.00 9.00 [+]


Australia Private Capital Expenditure

Private investment in Australia refers to quarter on quarter change in Private Capital Expenditure. The Capital Expenditure Survey in Australia includes the following industries: Mining, Manufacturing & Other selected industries such as Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Construction, Wholesale Trade, Retail Trade, Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Information Media and Telecommunications Finance and Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services Professional, Scientific and Technical Services. This page provides - Australia Private Investment- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Australia Private Capital Expenditure - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on November of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
0.80 0.90 15.60 -8.10 1987 - 2017 percent Quarterly
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