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8762.0 - Engineering Construction Activity, Australia, Jun 2011 Quality Declaration 
Previous ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 05/10/2011   
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JUNE KEY FIGURES

Jun qtr 11
Mar qtr 11 to Jun qtr 11
Jun qtr 10 to Jun qtr 11
$m
% change
% change

TREND ESTIMATES(a)

Value of work done
For the private sector
15 393.2
5.3
29.9
For the public sector(b)
8 061.5
4.4
10.5
Total engineering construction
23 385.3
4.7
22.2

SEASONALLY ADJUSTED ESTIMATES(a)

Value of work done
For the private sector
15 138.0
1.4
25.6
For the public sector(b)
8 170.6
5.3
10.8
Total engineering construction
23 308.6
2.7
20.0

(a) Chain volume measures, reference year 2008-09.
(b) Includes work done by the private sector for the public sector and work done by the public sector.

Value of work done, Chain volume measures
Graph: Value of work done, Chain volume measures

Value of work done, Chain volume measures - Trend estimates
Graph: Value of work done Volume terms Trend estimates




JUNE KEY POINTS


VALUE OF WORK DONE, CHAIN VOLUME MEASURES

TOTAL
  • The trend estimate for the value of total engineering construction work done rose 4.7% in the June 2011 quarter.
  • The seasonally adjusted estimate for the value of total engineering construction work done rose 2.7% in the June quarter, to 23,308.6m.


PRIVATE SECTOR
  • The trend estimate for the value of work done for the private sector rose 5.3% in the June quarter.
  • The seasonally adjusted estimate for the value of work done for the private sector rose 1.4% in the June quarter, to $15,138.0m.


PUBLIC SECTOR
  • The trend estimate for the value of work done for the public sector rose 4.4% in the June quarter.
  • The seasonally adjusted estimate for the value of work done for the public sector rose 5.3% in the June quarter, to 8,170.6m.


VALUE OF WORK COMMENCED, CURRENT PRICES
  • The value of work commenced in the June quarter was $20,724.2m, an increase of 38.0% from the March quarter.


NOTES

FORTHCOMING ISSUES

ISSUE (QUARTER) Release Date
September 2011 19 January 2012
December 2011 5 April 2012



ABOUT THIS ISSUE

This publication updates the preliminary estimates released in Construction Work Done, Australia (cat. no. 8755.0) on 24 August 2011.


CHANGES IN THIS ISSUE

No changes in this issue.


SIGNIFICANT REVISIONS THIS QUARTER

Compared with the current price estimates in original terms published in the previous issue of this publication:
  • The March 2010 quarter work done estimates have been revised down by $303.0m. These revisions occurred predominantly in the Oil, gas, coal and other minerals commodity, as well as Harbours and Pipelines.
  • The June 2010 quarter work done estimates have been revised down by $435.4m. These revisions occurred predominantly in the Oil, gas, coal and other minerals commodity, as well as Harbours and Pipelines.
  • The September 2010 quarter work done estimates have been revised down by $561.6m. These revisions occurred predominantly in the Oil, gas, coal and other minerals commodity, as well as Harbours and Pipelines.
  • The December 2010 quarter work done estimates have been revised down by $249.2m. These revisions occurred predominantly in the Oil, gas, coal and other minerals commodity, as well as Railways, Harbours and Pipelines.
  • The March 2011 quarter work done estimates have been revised down by $139.8m. These revisions occurred predominantly in the Oil, gas, coal and other minerals commodity, as well as Railways, Harbours and Pipelines.


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