Australia Retail Sales MoM  1982-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Retail trade in Australia rose by 0.4 percent month-on-month in April of 2018, compared to a flat reading in a month earlier. Figure was well above market consensus of a 0.2 percent gain, led by higher sales in cafes, restaurants and takeaways (1.3 percent from -0.8 percent in March). Also, sales rebounded for other retailing (0.9 percent from -0.6 percent); and household goods (0.7 percent from -0.3 percent), while continued to grow for food retailing (0.3 percent from 0.8 percent). On the other hand, sales declined further for clothing, footwear & personal accessories (-0.8 percent from -0.7 percent). In addition, sales in department stores dropped by 0.9 percent, after a 0.6 percent fall in March. Retail Sales MoM in Australia averaged 0.48 percent from 1982 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 8.10 percent in June of 2000 and a record low of -10.60 percent in July of 2000.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2018-04-04 01:30 AM Retail Sales MoM 0.6% 0.2% 0.3% 0.5%
2018-05-08 01:30 AM Retail Sales MoM 0% 0.6% 0.3% 0.2%
2018-06-04 01:30 AM Retail Sales MoM 0.4% 0% 0.2% 0.4%
2018-07-04 01:30 AM Retail Sales MoM 0.4% 0.32%
2018-08-04 01:30 AM Retail Sales MoM 0.25%
2018-09-07 01:30 AM Retail Sales MoM 0.32%


Australia Consumer Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Consumer Confidence 102.20 101.80 123.94 64.61 Index Points [+]
Retail Sales MoM 0.40 0.00 8.10 -10.60 percent [+]
Retail Sales YoY 2.60 2.70 12.70 1.90 percent [+]
Consumer Spending 256004.00 255130.00 256004.00 33014.00 AUD Million [+]
Disposable Personal Income 297957.00 296667.00 297957.00 3108.00 AUD Million [+]
Personal Savings 2.10 2.70 20.60 -0.70 percent [+]
Consumer Credit 2728.06 2719.33 2728.06 35.83 AUD Billion [+]
Private Sector Credit 0.40 0.50 2.90 -0.50 percent [+]
Households Debt To Gdp 121.70 120.80 122.50 34.20 percent of GDP [+]
Bank Lending Rate 8.65 8.65 20.50 8.10 percent [+]
Gasoline Prices 1.16 1.11 1.67 0.46 USD/Liter [+]
Consumer Confidence Current Conditions 102.19 99.24 131.41 70.47 [+]
Consumer Confidence Economic Expectations 92.87 94.23 127.29 59.25 [+]
Consumer Confidence Financial Expectations 98.41 102.77 124.40 79.00 [+]
Consumer Confidence Major Purchases Expectations 122.03 117.09 154.86 71.04 [+]


Australia Retail Sales MoM

In Australia, the Retail sales report provides an aggregated measure of sales of retail goods and services over a specific time period. In Australia, Retail sales are seasonal, volatile and relatively important to the overall economy. This page provides - Australia Retail Sales MoM - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Australia Retail Sales MoM - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on June of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
0.40 0.00 8.10 -10.60 1982 - 2018 percent Monthly
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