Australia Business Confidence 1997-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Business Confidence in Australia decreased to 5 in October of 2014 from 7 in August of 2014. Business Confidence in Australia averaged 5.87 from 1997 until 2014, 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.

   
 
 

Australia Business Confidence


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
5.00 7.00 21.10 -31.60 1997 - 2014 Monthly
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 Thursday, October 23, 2014.

Calendar GMT Country Event Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast
2014-07-08 02:30 AM Australia
NAB Business Confidence
Jun 2014 8 7 6.63
2014-08-12 02:30 AM Australia
NAB Business Confidence
Jul 2014 11 8 8.19
2014-09-09 02:30 AM Australia
NAB Business Confidence
Aug 2014 8 10 (R) 10.18
2014-10-14 01:30 AM Australia
NAB Business Confidence
Sep 2014 5 7 (R) 8.19
2014-11-11 01:30 AM Australia
NAB Business Confidence
Oct 2014 5


Australia Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Business Confidence 5.00 7.00 21.10 -31.60 [+]
Manufacturing PMI 46.47 47.30 62.13 30.86 [+]
Services PMI 45.50 49.40 55.20 39.00 Index Points [+]
Industrial Production 4.63 5.41 13.24 -8.00 Percent [+]
Manufacturing Production -0.51 -3.85 8.57 -11.79 Percent [+]
Capacity Utilization 80.68 80.99 84.66 78.24 Percent [+]
New Orders 30.00 3.00 47.00 -37.00 [+]
Changes in Inventories 1072.00 -2622.00 3861.00 -3713.00 AUD Million [+]
Bankruptcies 831.00 841.00 1123.00 217.00 Companies [+]
Corporate Profits 65127.00 69975.00 70659.00 12032.00 AUD Million [+]
Car Registrations 13297260.00 13000021.00 13297260.00 3990938.00 Cars [+]
Industrial Production Mom -0.36 3.26 5.40 -7.10 Percent [+]
Leading Economic Index 97.92 97.97 103.05 97.15 Index Points [+]
Total Vehicle Sales 94285.00 91664.00 97542.00 48099.00 [+]