Australia | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 0.78  Apr/15 0.76 0.48 : 1.1
Government Bond 10Y 2.54 percent Apr/15 2.33 2.27 : 16.4
Stock Market 5933 Index points Apr/15 5892 1358 : 6829
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 1561 USD Billion Dec/13 1532 18.6 : 1561
GDP Growth Rate 0.5 percent Nov/14 0.4 -2 : 4.5
GDP Annual Growth Rate 2.5 percent Nov/14 2.7 -3.4 : 9
GDP Constant Prices 397341 AUD Million Nov/14 395170 59435 : 397341
Gross National Product 380643 AUD Million Nov/14 378803 52637 : 380643
GDP per capita 37493 USD Dec/13 37175 13356 : 37493
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 102472 AUD Million Nov/14 102207 9150 : 108733
GDP per capita PPP 42810 USD Dec/13 42448 27899 : 42810
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 6.1 percent Mar/15 6.2 4 : 10.9
Employed Persons 11720 Thousand Mar/15 11683 5997 : 11720
Full Time Employment 31500 Persons Mar/15 41900 -75500 : 87900
Employment Change 37700 Persons Mar/15 42000 -100100 : 102600
Unemployed Persons 764 Thousand Mar/15 766 366 : 952
Job Vacancies 141191  Mar/15 143132 56561 : 259915
Youth Unemployment Rate 13.88 percent Feb/15 14.21 7.7 : 20.3
Productivity 103 Index Points Nov/14 102 58.2 : 104
Labor Force Participation Rate 64.79 percent Mar/15 64.7 60.23 : 65.81
Wages 1129 AUD/Week Nov/14 1123 59.1 : 1129
Wages In Manufacturing 1268 AUD Nov/14 1216 333 : 1268
Labour Costs 102 Index Points Nov/14 102 45.4 : 102
Population 23.13 Million Dec/13 22.72 10.28 : 23.13
Retirement Age Women 64.5  Jan/15 64.5 62 : 64.5
Retirement Age Men 65  Jan/15 65 65 : 65
Minimum Wages 641 AUD/week Dec/14 622 544 : 641
Wage Growth 2.5 percent Nov/14 2.6 2.5 : 4.3
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 1.3 percent Feb/15 1.7 -1.3 : 23.9
Inflation Rate Mom 0.2 percent Feb/15 0.2 -1.54 : 7.55
Consumer Price Index CPI 107 Index Points Feb/15 107 4.2 : 107
Core Inflation Rate 2.27 percent Feb/15 2.1 0.87 : 7.6
Core Consumer Prices 108 Index Points Feb/15 107 43.4 : 108
GDP Deflator 101 Index Points Nov/14 101 6.7 : 102
Producer Prices 104 Index Points Nov/14 104 70.7 : 104
Producer Prices Change 1.1 percent Nov/14 1.2 -1.5 : 6.3
Export Prices 85.3 Index Points Nov/14 85.3 16.3 : 112
Import Prices 105 Index Points Nov/14 104 51.5 : 116
Food Inflation 1.9 percent Feb/15 2 -3.2 : 20.6
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 2.25 percent Apr/15 2.25 2.25 : 17.5
Interbank Rate 2.5 percent Mar/15 2.47 2.47 : 18.18
Money Supply M1 325408 AUD Million Feb/15 316253 8246 : 325408
Money Supply M3 1761084 AUD Million Feb/15 1739687 10191 : 1761084
Central Bank Balance Sheet 143498 AUD Million Apr/15 156730 30418 : 166360
Foreign Exchange Reserves 74500 AUD Million Mar/15 64321 1126 : 84610
Loans to Private Sector 2063758 AUD Million Feb/15 2049072 18595 : 2063758
Banks Balance Sheet 3576 AUD Billion Nov/14 3456 323 : 3576
Money Supply M0 90.16 AUD Billion Feb/15 89.09 4.09 : 92.16
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -1256 AUD Million Feb/15 -1003 -3884 : 2251
Exports 27874 AUD Million Feb/15 27592 435 : 29386
Imports 29129 AUD Million Feb/15 28595 396 : 29129
Current Account -9588 AUD Million Nov/14 -12130 -20882 : 295
Current Account to GDP -2.9 percent Dec/13 -4.1 -6.7 : 1.4
External Debt 1674976 AUD Million Nov/14 1612746 147312 : 1674976
Terms of Trade 87.9 Index Points Nov/14 89.4 49.3 : 118
Foreign Direct Investment 52667 AUD Million Jun/13 55596 -37050 : 57932
Capital Flows 11552 AUD Million Nov/14 14747 -375 : 21907
Tourist Arrivals 806700  Dec/14 608800 30100 : 806700
Gold Reserves 79.85 Tonnes Nov/14 79.85 79.69 : 79.85
Crude Oil Production 327 BBL/D/1K Oct/14 335 282 : 781
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -3.1 percent of GDP Jun/14 -1.2 -4.2 : 2
Government Debt to GDP 28.6 percent Dec/13 27.07 9.7 : 31.7
Government Budget Value 4396 AUD Million Mar/15 -2497 -13933 : 13995
Government Spending 70300 AUD Million Nov/14 70020 8769 : 70300
Credit Rating 96.54  :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Business Confidence Mar/15 0 -31.6 : 21.1
Manufacturing PMI 46.29  Mar/15 45.41 30.86 : 62.13
Services PMI 50.2 Index Points Mar/15 51.7 39 : 55.2
Industrial Production 3.44 percent Nov/14 3.87 -7.78 : 12.95
Manufacturing Production -2.11 percent Nov/14 -1.52 -11.72 : 8.55
Capacity Utilization 80.52 percent Mar/15 80.44 78.24 : 84.67
New Orders 30  Feb/15 4 -37 : 47
Changes in Inventories -845 AUD Million Nov/14 1652 -3872 : 4207
Bankruptcies 484 Companies Jan/15 648 217 : 1123
Corporate Profits 64511 AUD Million Nov/14 64617 12032 : 70734
Car Registrations 13297 Thousand Cars Jan/14 13000 3991 : 13297
Industrial Production Mom 0.47 percent Aug/14 -0.38 -7.02 : 5.3
Leading Economic Index 98 Index Points Mar/15 98.28 97.2 : 103
Mining Production 10.9 percent Nov/14 12 -16.9 : 25.2
Small Business Sentiment -1.71 Net balance indices Nov/14 0.64 -21.1 : 18.71
Total Vehicle Sales 96158  Mar/15 95737 48098 : 97232
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Confidence 96.2  Apr/15 99.47 64.61 : 128
Retail Sales MoM 0.7 percent Feb/15 0.5 -10.6 : 8.1
Retail Sales YoY percent Feb/15 3.1 -6.1 : 31.9
Consumer Spending 218821 AUD Million Nov/14 216851 31319 : 218821
Disposable Personal Income 272593 AUD Million Nov/14 269862 3108 : 272593
Personal Savings percent Nov/14 9.3 -0.7 : 20.6
Consumer Credit 2293109 AUD Million Feb/15 2276890 35835 : 2293109
Private Sector Credit 0.6 percent Feb/15 0.6 -0.5 : 2.9
Bank Lending Rate 9.05 percent Mar/15 9.15 8.1 : 20.5
Gasoline Prices 1.02 USD/Liter Mar/15 0.94 0.46 : 1.67
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index 1.9 percent Nov/14 1.4 -2.6 : 6.1
Building Permits -3.2 percent Feb/15 5.9 -23.91 : 32.3
New Home Sales 7733  Feb/15 7651 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 10.5 10.5 : 10.75
Social Security Rate For Companies 9.25 percent Jan/14 9 9 : 9.25
Social Security Rate For Employees 1.5 percent Jan/14 1.5 1.5 : 1.5




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