Australia Business Confidence 1997-2015 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Business Confidence in Australia increased to 3 in January of 2015 from 2 in December of 2014. Business Confidence in Australia averaged 5.81 from 1997 until 2015, reaching an all time high of 21.10 in May of 2002 and a record low of -31.60 in January of 2009. Business Confidence in Australia is reported by the National Australia Bank.

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Australia Business Confidence


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
3.00 2.00 21.10 -31.60 1997 - 2015 Monthly
SA
The NAB monthly survey of business confidence is based on a telephone survey of around 350 small, medium and large size Australian companies. The Survey measures the expectations of business conditions for the upcoming month and is a simple average of trading, profitability and employment indices, reported by respondents for their company. The indices are calculated by taking the difference between the percentage of respondents nominating good or very good, or a rise and those nominating poor or very poor, or a fall. This page provides - Australia Business Confidence - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Australia Business Confidence - was last refreshed on Friday, February 27, 2015.

Calendar GMT Event Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2014-12-09 12:30 AM
NAB Business Confidence  Nov
1 5 (R)
2015-01-27 12:30 AM
NAB Business Confidence  Dec
2 1 4.12
2015-02-10 12:30 AM
NAB Business Confidence  Jan
3 2 3.18
2015-03-11 12:30 AM
NAB Business Confidence  Feb
3 3.99
2015-04-08 02:30 AM
NAB Business Confidence  Mar
3.68
2015-05-12 02:30 AM
NAB Business Confidence  Apr
3.03


Australia Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Business Confidence 3.00 2.00 21.10 -31.60 [+]
Manufacturing PMI 49.00 46.91 62.13 30.86 [+]
Services PMI 49.50 47.50 55.20 39.00 Index Points [+]
Industrial Production 3.68 4.36 12.95 -7.78 percent [+]
Manufacturing Production -1.12 -0.10 8.55 -11.72 percent [+]
Capacity Utilization 79.96 80.53 84.67 78.24 percent [+]
New Orders 4.00 30.00 47.00 -37.00 [+]
Changes in Inventories 838.00 1375.00 4207.00 -3872.00 AUD Million [+]
Bankruptcies 631.00 724.00 1123.00 217.00 Companies [+]
Corporate Profits 65105.00 64798.00 70734.00 12032.00 AUD Million [+]
Car Registrations 13297.26 13000.02 13297.26 3990.94 Thousand Cars [+]
Industrial Production Mom 0.47 -0.38 5.30 -7.02 percent [+]
Leading Economic Index 98.00 97.92 103.09 97.20 Index Points [+]
Mining Production 11.30 13.20 25.20 -16.90 percent [+]
Small Business Sentiment -1.71 0.64 18.71 -21.10 Net balance indices [+]
Total Vehicle Sales 93104.00 94501.00 97232.00 48098.00 [+]


Business Confidence Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 3.00 Jan/15 2.00 21.10 -31.60 [+]
Brazil 40.20 Feb/15 44.40 68.50 40.20 [+]
Canada 45.40 Jan/15 55.40 75.00 36.10 [+]
China 119.00 Aug/14 121.40 143.20 87.20 [+]
Euro Area 0.07 Feb/15 0.16 1.68 -3.39 [+]
France 99.00 Feb/15 100.00 116.80 70.10 [+]
Germany 106.80 Feb/15 106.70 115.40 84.60 [+]
India 57.40 Aug/14 53.70 71.80 45.70 [+]
Indonesia 104.70 Nov/14 107.24 122.50 95.12 [+]
Italy 99.10 Feb/15 97.60 118.92 70.70 [+]
Japan 12.00 Nov/14 13.00 53.00 -58.00 [+]
Mexico 53.93 Jan/15 52.01 62.30 41.20 [+]
Netherlands 2.00 Feb/15 2.80 9.40 -23.50 [+]
Russia -9.00 Jan/15 -10.00 7.00 -20.00 [+]
South Korea 74.00 Feb/15 73.00 119.00 35.00 [+]
Spain -4.80 Feb/15 -5.10 6.70 -38.00 [+]
Switzerland -3.00 Jan/15 -1.20 2.87 -3.00 [+]
Turkey 103.40 Feb/15 103.20 123.30 52.00 [+]
United Kingdom 15.00 Feb/15 8.00 55.00 -75.00 [+]
United States 53.50 Jan/15 55.10 77.50 29.40 percent [+]