Australia | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 0.79  Jan/15 0.79 0.48 : 1.1
Government Bond 10Y 2.57 percent Jan/15 2.57 2.55 : 16.4
Stock Market 5502 Index points Jan/15 5502 1358 : 6829
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 1561 USD Billion Dec/13 1561 18.6 : 1561
GDP Growth Rate 0.3 percent Aug/14 0.3 -2 : 4.5
GDP Annual Growth Rate 2.7 percent Aug/14 2.7 -3.4 : 9
GDP Constant Prices 395148 AUD Million Aug/14 395148 59435 : 395148
Gross National Product 379020 AUD Million Aug/14 379020 52637 : 379365
GDP per capita 37493 USD Dec/13 37493 13356 : 37493
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 103088 AUD Million Aug/14 103088 9150 : 108733
GDP per capita PPP 42810 USD Dec/13 42810 27899 : 42810
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 6.1 percent Dec/14 6.1 4 : 10.9
Employed Persons 11679 Thousand Dec/14 11679 5997 : 11679
Full Time Employment 41600 Persons Dec/15 41600 -75500 : 87900
Employment Change 37400 Persons Dec/14 37400 -100100 : 102600
Unemployed Persons 759 Thousand Dec/14 759 366 : 952
Job Vacancies 140521  Dec/14 140521 56561 : 259915
Youth Unemployment Rate 13.2 percent Sep/14 13.2 7.7 : 20.3
Productivity 103 Index Points Aug/14 103 58.2 : 104
Labor Force Participation Rate 64.8 percent Dec/15 64.8 60.23 : 65.81
Wages 1123 AUD/Week May/14 1123 59.1 : 1123
Wages In Manufacturing 1216 AUD May/14 1216 333 : 1247
Labour Costs 103 Index Points Aug/14 103 45.4 : 103
Population 23.13 Million Dec/13 23.13 10.28 : 23.13
Retirement Age Women 64.5  Jan/13 64.5 62 : 64.5
Retirement Age Men 65  Jan/13 65 65 : 65
Minimum Wages 641 AUD Dec/14 641 544 : 641
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 2.3 percent Aug/14 2.3 -1.3 : 23.9
Inflation Rate Mom 0.5 percent Aug/14 0.5 -1.54 : 7.55
Consumer Price Index CPI 106 Index Points Aug/14 106 4.2 : 106
Core Inflation Rate 2.11 percent Aug/14 2.11 0.87 : 7.6
Core Consumer Prices 106 Index Points Aug/14 106 43.4 : 106
GDP Deflator 101 Index Points Aug/14 101 6.7 : 102
Producer Prices 104 Index Points Aug/14 104 70.7 : 104
Producer Prices Change 1.2 percent Aug/14 1.2 -1.5 : 6.3
Export Prices 85.3 Index Points Aug/14 85.3 16.3 : 112
Import Prices 104 Index Points Aug/14 104 51.5 : 116
Food Inflation 3.5 percent Aug/14 3.5 -3.2 : 20.6
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 2.5 percent Dec/14 2.5 2.5 : 17.5
Interbank Rate 3.02 percent Dec/14 3.02 2.57 : 18.18
Money Supply M1 310804 AUD Million Nov/14 310804 8246 : 310804
Money Supply M3 1722040 AUD Million Nov/14 1722040 10191 : 1722040
Central Bank Balance Sheet 136338 AUD Million Jan/15 136338 30418 : 166360
Foreign Exchange Reserves 65705 AUD Million Dec/14 65705 1126 : 84610
Loans to Private Sector 2025273 AUD Million Nov/14 2025273 18595 : 2025273
Banks Balance Sheet 3456 AUD Billion Aug/14 3456 323 : 3456
Money Supply M0 87.85 AUD Billion Nov/14 87.85 4.09 : 88.51
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -925 AUD Million Nov/14 -925 -3897 : 2219
Exports 27085 AUD Million Nov/14 27085 435 : 29288
Imports 28010 AUD Million Nov/14 28010 396 : 28718
Current Account -12525 AUD Million Aug/14 -12525 -20882 : 295
Current Account to GDP -2.9 percent Dec/13 -2.9 -6.7 : 1.4
External Debt 1612746 AUD Million Aug/14 1612746 147312 : 1612746
Terms of Trade 89.5 Index Points Aug/14 89.5 49.3 : 118
Foreign Direct Investment 52667 AUD Million Jun/13 52667 -37050 : 57932
Capital Flows 15133 AUD Million Aug/14 15133 -375 : 21907
Tourist Arrivals 517500  Sep/14 517500 30100 : 785200
Gold Reserves 79.85 Tonnes Aug/14 79.85 79.69 : 79.85
Crude Oil Production 338 BBL/D/1K Sep/14 338 282 : 781
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -3.1 percent of GDP Jun/14 -3.1 -4.2 : 2
Government Debt to GDP 20.48 percent Dec/13 20.48 9.7 : 31.7
Government Budget Value 1727 AUD Million Nov/14 1727 -13933 : 13995
Government Spending 69973 AUD Million Aug/14 69973 8769 : 69973
Credit Rating 96.54  96.54 :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Business Confidence Dec/14 2 -31.6 : 21.1
Manufacturing PMI 46.91  Dec/14 46.91 30.86 : 62.13
Services PMI 47.5 Index Points Dec/14 47.5 39 : 55.2
Industrial Production 3.68 percent Aug/14 3.68 -7.78 : 12.95
Manufacturing Production -0.51 percent May/14 -0.51 -11.79 : 8.57
Capacity Utilization 80.48 percent Nov/14 80.48 78.24 : 84.67
New Orders Nov/14 4 -37 : 47
Changes in Inventories 838 AUD Million Aug/14 838 -3872 : 4207
Bankruptcies 631 Companies Nov/14 631 217 : 1123
Corporate Profits 65105 AUD Million Aug/14 65105 12032 : 70734
Car Registrations 13297260 Cars Jan/14 13297260 3990938 : 13297260
Industrial Production Mom 0.47 percent Aug/14 0.47 -7.02 : 5.3
Leading Economic Index 97.92 Index Points Nov/14 97.92 97.2 : 103
Mining Production 11.3 percent Aug/14 11.3 -16.9 : 25.2
Small Business Sentiment 0.69 Net balance indices Aug/14 0.69 -21.1 : 18.71
Total Vehicle Sales 94903  Dec/14 94903 48098 : 97232
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Confidence 93.2  Jan/15 93.2 64.61 : 128
Retail Sales MoM 0.1 percent Nov/14 0.1 -10.6 : 8.1
Retail Sales YoY 4.5 percent Nov/14 4.5 -6.1 : 31.9
Consumer Spending 216940 AUD Million Aug/14 216940 31319 : 216940
Disposable Personal Income 269783 AUD Million Aug/14 269783 3108 : 269783
Personal Savings 9.3 percent Aug/14 9.3 -0.7 : 20.6
Consumer Credit 2253517 AUD Million Nov/14 2253517 35835 : 2253517
Private Sector Credit 0.4 percent Nov/14 0.4 -0.5 : 2.9
Bank Lending Rate 9.3 percent Dec/14 9.3 8.1 : 20.5
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index 1.5 percent Aug/14 1.5 -2.6 : 6.1
Building Permits 7.5 percent Nov/14 7.5 -23.91 : 32.3
New Home Sales 7662  Nov/14 7662 5186 : 20768
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 30 percent Jan/14 30 30 : 49
Personal Income Tax Rate 45 percent Jan/14 45 45 : 47
Sales Tax Rate 10 percent Jan/14 10 10 : 10
Social Security Rate 10.75 percent Jan/14 10.75 10.5 : 10.75
Social Security Rate For Companies 9.25 percent Jan/14 9.25 9 : 9.25
Social Security Rate For Employees 1.5 percent Jan/14 1.5 1.5 : 1.5




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