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

Retail trade in Australia rose by 0.6 percent month-on-month in February of 2018, following an upwardly revised 0.2 percent rise in the previous month and beating market consensus of a 0.3 percent growth. It is the fastest increase in retail trade since November 2017, as sales rebounded for clothing, footwear & personal accessories (1.1 percent from -0.6 percent in January). Also, sales in department stores grew by 1.5 percent after falls in the preceding three months. In addition, sales increased at a faster pace for: household goods (1.1 percent from 0.1 percent); food retailing (0.3 percent from 0.1 percent) and cafes, restaurants & takeaway food (0.7 percent from 0.1 percent). Meantime, sales rose less for other retailing (0.2 percent from 1.2 percent). 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
2018-02-06 12:30 AM Retail Sales MoM -0.5% 1.2% -0.2% -0.4%
2018-03-06 12:30 AM Retail Sales MoM 0.1% -0.5% 0.4% 0.4%
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 0.6% 0.76%
2018-06-01 01:30 AM Retail Sales MoM 0.40%
2018-07-04 01:30 AM Retail Sales MoM 1.01%


Australia Consumer Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Consumer Confidence 102.40 103.00 123.94 64.61 Index Points [+]
Retail Sales MoM 0.60 0.20 8.10 -10.60 percent [+]
Retail Sales YoY 2.70 2.50 12.70 1.90 percent [+]
Consumer Spending 254902.00 252489.00 254902.00 33014.00 AUD Million [+]
Disposable Personal Income 296667.00 291915.00 296667.00 3108.00 AUD Million [+]
Personal Savings 2.70 3.20 20.60 -0.70 percent [+]
Consumer Credit 2703.10 2692.97 2703.10 35.83 AUD Billion [+]
Private Sector Credit 0.40 0.20 2.90 -0.50 percent [+]
Households Debt To Gdp 120.90 121.80 123.10 34.20 percent of GDP [+]
Bank Lending Rate 8.65 8.65 20.50 8.10 percent [+]
Gasoline Prices 1.03 1.10 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 April of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
0.60 0.20 8.10 -10.60 1982 - 2018 percent Monthly
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