Australia | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 0.73 Aug/15 0.73 0.48 : 1.1
Stock Market 5679 Index points Aug/15 5699 1358 : 6829
Government Bond 10Y 2.76 percent Aug/15 2.76 2.27 : 16.4
2 Year Note Yield 1.88 Aug/15 1.88 1.67 : 5.26
5 Year Note Yield 2.06 Aug/15 2.07 1.8 : 5.5
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 1454 USD Billion Dec/14 1560 18.6 : 1560
GDP Growth Rate 0.9 percent Mar/15 0.5 -2 : 4.5
GDP Annual Growth Rate 2.3 percent Mar/15 2.5 -3.4 : 9
GDP Constant Prices 400856 AUD Million Mar/15 397154 59435 : 400856
Gross National Product 381799 AUD Million Mar/15 380412 52637 : 381799
GDP per capita 37828 USD Dec/14 37497 13398 : 37828
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 101326 AUD Million Mar/15 102472 9150 : 108733
GDP per capita PPP 43219 USD Dec/14 42810 27899 : 43219
GDP From Agriculture 9131 AUD Million Mar/15 8987 3045 : 9351
GDP From Construction 30731 AUD Million Mar/15 30983 7506 : 31624
GDP From Manufacturing 24796 AUD Million Mar/15 24729 14947 : 27976
GDP From Mining 35173 AUD Million Mar/15 34000 5812 : 35173
GDP From Public Administration 21044 AUD Million Mar/15 20935 7323 : 21074
GDP From Utilities 10725 AUD Million Mar/15 10707 3936 : 11007
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 6 percent Jun/15 5.9 4 : 10.9
Employed Persons 11769 Thousand Jun/15 11760 5997 : 11769
Full Time Employment 24500 Persons Jun/15 15100 -75500 : 87900
Employment Change 7300 Persons Jun/15 39900 -100100 : 102600
Unemployed Persons 756 Thousand Jun/15 745 366 : 952
Job Vacancies 156 Thousand Jun/15 153 140 : 156
Youth Unemployment Rate 13.4 percent May/15 13.6 7.7 : 20.3
Productivity 103 Index Points Mar/15 103 58.2 : 104
Labor Force Participation Rate 64.8 percent Jun/15 64.73 60.23 : 65.81
Wages 1129 AUD/Week Dec/14 1123 59.1 : 1129
Wages In Manufacturing 1268 AUD/Week Dec/14 1216 333 : 1268
Labour Costs 101 Index Points Mar/15 102 45.4 : 102
Population 23.49 Million Dec/14 23.13 10.28 : 23.49
Retirement Age Women 64.5 Dec/15 64.5 62 : 64.5
Retirement Age Men 65 Dec/15 65 65 : 65
Job Advertisements 146121 Jul/15 146935 72582 : 257894
Minimum Wages 657 AUD/week Dec/15 641 544 : 657
Wage Growth 2.3 percent Mar/15 2.5 2.3 : 4.3
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 1.5 percent Jun/15 1.3 -1.3 : 23.9
Inflation Rate Mom 0.7 percent Jun/15 0.2 -1.54 : 7.55
Consumer Price Index CPI 108 Index Points Jun/15 107 4.2 : 108
Core Inflation Rate 1.98 percent Jun/15 2.27 0.87 : 7.6
Core Consumer Prices 108 Index Points Jun/15 108 43.4 : 108
GDP Deflator 101 Index Points Mar/15 101 6.7 : 102
Producer Prices 105 Index Points Jun/15 105 70.7 : 105
Producer Prices Change 1.1 percent Jun/15 0.7 -1.5 : 6.3
Export Prices 80.9 Index Points Jun/15 84.6 16.3 : 112
Import Prices 106 Index Points Jun/15 105 51.5 : 116
Food Inflation 1.3 percent Jun/15 1.9 -3.2 : 20.6
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 2 percent Jul/15 2 2 : 17.5
Interbank Rate 2.42 percent Jun/15 2.46 2.42 : 18.18
Money Supply M1 305339 AUD Million Jun/15 335123 8246 : 335123
Money Supply M3 1783970 AUD Million Jun/15 1776940 10191 : 1783970
Central Bank Balance Sheet 160124 AUD Million Jul/15 157134 30418 : 166360
Foreign Exchange Reserves 67282 AUD Million Jun/15 73184 1126 : 84610
Loans to Private Sector 794148 AUD Million Jun/15 792628 20212 : 794148
Banks Balance Sheet 3692 AUD Billion Mar/15 3576 323 : 3692
Money Supply M0 91.7 AUD Billion Jun/15 90.6 4.09 : 92.16
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -2751 AUD Million May/15 -4136 -4136 : 2254
Exports 25528 AUD Million May/15 25659 435 : 29229
Imports 28279 AUD Million May/15 29547 396 : 29547
Current Account -10741 AUD Million Mar/15 -10239 -20882 : 295
Current Account to GDP -2.9 percent Dec/13 -4.1 -6.7 : 1.4
External Debt 1759864 AUD Million Mar/15 1677740 147312 : 1759864
Terms of Trade 85.7 Index Points Mar/15 88.3 49.3 : 118
Foreign Direct Investment 57525 AUD Million Dec/14 56183 -37050 : 57932
Capital Flows 10852 AUD Million Mar/15 11537 -375 : 21907
Tourist Arrivals 483000 May/15 551400 30100 : 806700
Gold Reserves 79.84 Tonnes Mar/15 79.85 79.69 : 79.85
Crude Oil Production 328 BBL/D/1K Mar/15 314 282 : 781
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -3.1 percent of GDP Dec/14 -1.2 -4.2 : 2
Government Debt to GDP 28.6 percent Dec/13 27.07 9.7 : 31.7
Government Budget Value 982 AUD Million May/15 1908 -13933 : 13995
Government Spending 70330 AUD Million Mar/15 70032 8769 : 70330
Credit Rating 96.54 :
Fiscal Expenditure 34693 AUD Million May/15 32515 790 : 45954
Government Revenues 36573 AUD Million May/15 38126 510 : 44914
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Business Confidence 10 Jun/15 8 -31.6 : 21.1
Manufacturing PMI 50.4 Jul/15 44.2 30.86 : 62.13
Services PMI 51.2 Index Points Jun/15 49.6 39 : 55.2
Industrial Production 2.71 percent Mar/15 3.72 -7.78 : 12.95
Manufacturing Production 1.6 percent Mar/15 -1.91 -11.72 : 8.55
Capacity Utilization 81.27 percent Jun/15 80.78 78.24 : 84.67
New Orders 19 Jun/15 30 -37 : 47
Changes in Inventories 323 AUD Million Mar/15 -955 -3872 : 4207
Bankruptcies 878 Companies May/15 834 217 : 1123
Corporate Profits 64514 AUD Million Mar/15 64511 12032 : 70734
Car Registrations 13297 Thousand Cars Dec/14 13000 3991 : 13297
Car Production 15473 Jun/15 16326 9227 : 39306
Competitiveness Index 5.08 Points Dec/15 5.09 5.08 : 5.2
Competitiveness Rank 22 Dec/15 21 15 : 22
Corruption Index 80 Points Dec/14 81 80 : 88.6
Corruption Rank 11 Dec/14 9 7 : 13
Ease of Doing Business 10 Dec/14 11 9 : 15
Industrial Production Mom 1.79 percent Mar/15 0.38 -7.02 : 5.3
Leading Economic Index 97.96 Index Points Jun/15 97.94 97.2 : 103
Mining Production 6 percent Mar/15 11.6 -16.9 : 25.2
Small Business Sentiment -2.32 Jun/15 -5.68 -21.1 : 18.71
Total Vehicle Sales 97620 Jun/15 93479 48098 : 97620
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Confidence 92.3 Jul/15 95.3 64.61 : 128
Retail Sales MoM 0.3 percent May/15 -0.1 -10.6 : 8.1
Retail Sales YoY 4.41 percent May/15 4.32 2.05 : 12.73
Consumer Spending 219717 AUD Million Mar/15 218591 31319 : 219717
Disposable Personal Income 272540 AUD Million Mar/15 271583 3108 : 272540
Personal Savings 8.3 percent Mar/15 8.8 -0.7 : 20.6
Consumer Credit 2331320 AUD Million Jun/15 2323132 35835 : 2331320
Private Sector Credit 0.4 percent Jun/15 0.5 -0.5 : 2.9
Bank Lending Rate 8.8 percent Jun/15 8.85 8.1 : 20.5
Gasoline Prices 1.08 USD/Liter Jun/15 1.03 0.46 : 1.67
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index 1.6 percent Mar/15 2 -2.6 : 6.1
Building Permits -8.2 percent Jun/15 -5.2 -23.91 : 32.3
New Home Sales 7978 Jun/15 7946 5186 : 20768
Construction Output -2.4 percent Mar/15 -0.6 -18.9 : 9.2
Construction Pmi 46.4 Index Points Jun/15 47.8 29.24 : 59.1
Home Ownership Rate 67 percent Dec/11 68.9 67 : 71.4
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 30 percent Dec/15 30 30 : 49
Personal Income Tax Rate 45 percent Dec/14 45 45 : 47
Sales Tax Rate 10 percent Dec/15 10 10 : 10
Social Security Rate 11.25 percent Dec/15 10.75 10.5 : 11.25
Social Security Rate For Companies 9.25 percent Dec/15 9.25 9 : 9.25
Social Security Rate For Employees 2 percent Dec/15 1.5 1.5 : 2




Economic Indicators for Australia including actual values, historical data charts, an economic calendar, time-series statistics, business news, long term forecasts and short-term predictions for Australia economy. 8/3/2015