Australia Consumer Confidence 1974-2015 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Consumer Confidence in Australia decreased to 99.47 in March of 2015 from 100.70 in February of 2015. Consumer Confidence in Australia averaged 101.79 from 1974 until 2015, reaching an all time high of 127.67 in January of 2005 and a record low of 64.61 in November of 1990. Consumer Confidence in Australia is reported by the Westpac Banking Corporation, Melbourne Institute.

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Australia Consumer Confidence


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
99.47 100.70 127.67 64.61 1974 - 2015 Monthly
The Consumer Sentiment Index is based on a survey of over 1,200 Australian households. The Index is an average of five component indexes which reflect consumers' evaluations of their household financial situation over the past year and the coming year, anticipated economic conditions over the coming year and the next five years, and buying conditions for major household items. The index scores above 100 indicate that optimists outweigh pessimists. This page provides - Australia Consumer Confidence - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Australia Consumer Confidence - was last refreshed on Tuesday, March 31, 2015.

Calendar GMT Event Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2015-02-10 11:30 PM
Westpac Consumer Confidence Change  Feb
8% 2.4%
2015-03-10 11:30 PM
Westpac Consumer Confidence Index  Mar
99.5 100.7 98.1%
2015-03-10 11:30 PM
Westpac Consumer Confidence Change  Mar
-1.2% 8%
2015-04-15 01:30 AM
Westpac Consumer Confidence Change  Apr
-1.2%
2015-04-15 01:30 AM
Westpac Consumer Confidence Index  Apr
99.5 90.25%
2015-05-20 01:30 AM
Westpac Consumer Confidence Change  May


Australia Consumer Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Consumer Confidence 99.47 100.70 127.67 64.61 [+]
Retail Sales MoM 0.40 0.20 8.10 -10.60 percent [+]
Retail Sales YoY 3.10 3.30 31.90 -6.10 percent [+]
Consumer Spending 218821.00 216851.00 218821.00 31319.00 AUD Million [+]
Disposable Personal Income 272593.00 269862.00 272593.00 3108.00 AUD Million [+]
Personal Savings 9.00 9.30 20.60 -0.70 percent [+]
Consumer Credit 2276890.00 2264614.00 2276890.00 35835.00 AUD Million [+]
Private Sector Credit 0.50 0.50 2.90 -0.50 percent [+]
Bank Lending Rate 9.15 9.30 20.50 8.10 percent [+]
Gasoline Prices 0.94 0.90 1.67 0.46 USD/Liter [+]


Consumer Confidence Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 99.47 Mar/15 100.70 127.67 64.61 [+]
Brazil 100.00 Feb/15 104.20 120.70 89.41 [+]
Canada 84.40 Dec/13 81.20 93.40 60.00 [+]
China 109.80 Feb/15 105.70 124.60 97.00 [+]
Euro Area -3.70 Mar/15 -6.70 2.40 -34.30 [+]
France 93.00 Mar/15 92.07 128.94 80.09 [+]
Germany 10.00 Apr/15 9.70 16.80 -3.50 [+]
India 129.00 Nov/14 126.00 131.00 92.00 [+]
Indonesia 120.20 Feb/15 120.20 120.60 9.60 [+]
Italy 110.90 Mar/15 107.70 124.19 84.70 [+]
Japan 40.70 Feb/15 39.10 50.80 27.40 [+]
Mexico 91.10 Jan/15 93.60 117.65 76.95 [+]
Netherlands 2.00 Mar/15 -7.00 27.00 -44.00 [+]
Russia -18.00 Nov/14 -7.00 1.00 -59.00 [+]
South Korea 101.00 Mar/15 103.00 117.00 81.00 [+]
Spain 99.00 Feb/15 99.60 99.60 37.60 [+]
Switzerland -0.70 Feb/15 -5.30 25.30 -53.60 [+]
Turkey 64.39 Mar/15 68.06 111.90 64.39 [+]
United Kingdom 1.00 Feb/15 1.00 10.00 -39.00 [+]
United States 93.00 Mar/15 95.40 111.40 51.70 [+]