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

Business Confidence in Australia decreased to 4 in November of 2014 from 5 in October of 2014. Business Confidence in Australia averaged 5.86 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.

   
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Australia Business Confidence


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
4.00 5.00 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 Monday, November 24, 2014.

Calendar GMT Event Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2014-09-09 02:30 AM
NAB Business Confidence  Aug 2014
8 10 (R) 10.18
2014-10-14 01:30 AM
NAB Business Confidence  Sep 2014
5 7 (R) 8.19
2014-11-11 12:30 AM
NAB Business Confidence  Oct 2014
4 5
2014-12-09 12:30 AM
12:30:00 AM NAB Business Confidence  Nov 2014
4


Australia Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Business Confidence 4.00 5.00 21.10 -31.60 [+]
Manufacturing PMI 49.42 46.47 62.13 30.86 [+]
Services PMI 43.60 45.50 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 80.43 80.16 84.67 78.24 percent [+]
New Orders 30.00 3.00 47.00 -37.00 [+]
Changes in Inventories 1072.00 -2622.00 3859.00 -3733.00 AUD Million [+]
Bankruptcies 797.00 831.00 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 97.93 97.90 103.09 97.17 Index Points [+]
Total Vehicle Sales 92741.00 94220.00 97542.00 48098.00 [+]


Business Confidence Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 4.00 Nov/14 5.00 21.10 -31.60 [+]
Brazil 44.80 Nov/14 45.80 68.50 44.80 [+]
Canada 51.20 Oct/14 58.60 75.00 36.10 [+]
China 119.00 Aug/14 121.40 143.10 91.70 [+]
Euro Area 0.05 Oct/14 0.02 1.50 -3.77 [+]
France 97.00 Oct/14 96.00 116.80 70.10 [+]
Germany 104.70 Nov/14 103.20 115.40 84.60 [+]
India 57.40 Aug/14 53.70 71.80 45.70 [+]
Indonesia 107.24 Aug/14 106.00 122.50 95.12 [+]
Italy 96.00 Oct/14 95.50 118.92 70.70 [+]
Japan 13.00 Aug/14 12.00 53.00 -58.00 [+]
Mexico 54.49 Oct/14 53.05 62.30 41.20 [+]
Netherlands 2.40 Nov/14 2.00 9.40 -23.50 [+]
Russia -6.00 Oct/14 -6.00 7.00 -20.00 [+]
South Korea 72.00 Oct/14 74.00 119.00 35.00 [+]
Spain -6.90 Oct/14 -7.00 6.70 -38.00 [+]
Switzerland -0.20 Oct/14 -0.70 2.87 -2.10 [+]
Turkey 106.90 Oct/14 107.60 123.30 52.00 [+]
United Kingdom 8.00 Nov/14 19.00 55.00 -75.00 [+]
United States 59.00 Oct/14 56.60 77.50 29.40 percent [+]