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9314.0 - Sales of New Motor Vehicles, Australia, Nov 2010 Quality Declaration 
Previous ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 15/12/2010   
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NOVEMBER KEY FIGURES

NSW
Vic.
Qld
SA
WA
Tas.(a)
NT(a)
ACT(a)
Aust.

Vehicle sales (no.)

Trend
26 308
22 877
17 206
5 420
9 666
1 604
845
1 343
85 268
Seasonally Adjusted
26 405
22 905
17 282
5 446
9 767
1 639
851
1 288
85 583

Change from previous month (%)

Trend
0.2
-0.4
0.5
-0.5
-0.2
1.6
-0.7
-1.2
-
Seasonally Adjusted
0.3
-1.5
-0.3
2.0
4.6
5.0
2.7
-6.9
0.2

Change from previous year (%)

Trend
3.0
4.3
-2.4
0.2
13.4
3.2
3.8
4.5
3.2
Seasonally Adjusted
0.3
-2.9
-5.8
-4.6
11.5
11.9
-1.8
-3.1
-0.9

- nil or rounded to zero (including null cells)
(a) Seasonally adjusted numbers of new motor vehicle sales in Tasmania, Northern Territory and Australian Capital Territory should be used with caution. For more information, see paragraph 7 of the Explanatory Notes.

New Motor Vehicle Sales, Total vehicles - Short term
Graph: New Motor Vehicle Sales, Total vehicles—Short term



NOVEMBER KEY POINTS


TOTAL NEW MOTOR VEHICLE SALES
  • Trend - The November 2010 trend estimate for new motor vehicle sales (85 268) remained steady when compared with October 2010.
  • Seasonally Adjusted - The November 2010 seasonally adjusted estimate for new motor vehicle sales (85 583) increased by 0.2% when compared with October 2010.


SALES BY TYPE OF VEHICLE
  • Trend - When comparing trend estimates for November 2010 with October 2010, sales of Passenger vehicles remained steady, while sales of Sports utility vehicles increased by 0.8%. Over the same period sales of Other vehicles decreased by 0.9%.
  • Seasonally Adjusted - When comparing seasonally adjusted estimates for November 2010 with October 2010, sales of Passenger vehicles increased by 1.1%, while sales of Sports utility vehicles decreased by 0.8%. Over the same period sales of Other vehicles decreased by 0.9%.


SALES BY STATE
  • Trend - Five of the eight states and territories contributed to the national decrease in trend estimate for new motor vehicle sales when comparing November 2010 with October 2010. The Australian Capital Territory recorded the largest percentage decrease with1.2%, followed by the Northern Territory (0.7%) and South Australia (0.5%). Tasmania recorded a percentage increase of 1.6% over the same period.
  • Seasonally Adjusted - In seasonally adjusted terms, sales of new motor vehicles decreased in three of the eight states and territories for November 2010 when compared with October 2010. The Australian Capital Territory recorded the largest percentage decrease of 6.9%, followed by Victoria (1.5%) and Queensland (0.3%). The largest percentage increase for new motor vehicle sales occurred in Tasmania (5.0%).


NOTES

FORTHCOMING ISSUES

ISSUE Release Date
December 2010 17 January 2011
January 2011 16 February 2011
February 2011 15 March 2011
Marchl 2011 14 April 2011
April 2011 16 May 2011
May 2011 16 June 2011



ABOUT THIS ISSUE

This issue presents details for the Sales of New Motor Vehicles for November 2010.


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SUMMARY COMMENTARY

New Motor Vehicle Sales, Total vehicles - Long term
Graph: New Motor Vehicle Sales, Total vehicles—Long term


New Motor Vehicle Sales, Total vehicles - Short term
Graph: New Motor Vehicle Sales, Total vehicles—Short term

New motor vehicle sales by type of vehicle by month

Passenger vehicles
Sports utility vehicles
Other vehicles
Total vehicles
Change Passenger vehicles
Change Sports utility vehicles
Change Other vehicles
Change Total vehicles
no.
no.
no.
no.
%
%
%
%

Trend

2009
September
46 795
16 243
16 558
79 597
1.4
3.7
3.0
2.2
October
47 222
16 914
17 060
81 197
0.9
4.1
3.0
2.0
November
47 623
17 590
17 450
82 663
0.8
4.0
2.3
1.8
December
48 104
18 156
17 649
83 909
1.0
3.2
1.1
1.5
2010
January
48 706
18 527
17 662
84 896
1.3
2.0
0.1
1.2
February
49 338
18 736
17 573
85 648
1.3
1.1
-0.5
0.9
March
49 793
18 886
17 497
86 175
0.9
0.8
-0.4
0.6
April
49 920
19 076
17 479
86 476
0.3
1.0
-0.1
0.3
May
49 677
19 364
17 474
86 515
-0.5
1.5
-
-
June
49 154
19 718
17 419
86 291
-1.1
1.8
-0.3
-0.3
July
48 579
20 048
17 316
85 943
-1.2
1.7
-0.6
-0.4
August
48 126
20 326
17 161
85 613
-0.9
1.4
-0.9
-0.4
September
47 844
20 568
16 981
85 393
-0.6
1.2
-1.0
-0.3
October
47 688
20 768
16 805
85 262
-0.3
1.0
-1.0
-0.2
November
47 679
20 937
16 652
85 268
-
0.8
-0.9
-

Seasonally Adjusted

2009
September
46 741
15 746
16 545
79 033
0.6
3.5
8.7
2.8
October
47 409
16 484
18 663
82 555
1.4
4.7
12.8
4.5
November
47 690
18 346
20 365
86 400
0.6
11.3
9.1
4.7
December
47 077
19 012
23 091
89 181
-1.3
3.6
13.4
3.2
2010
January
49 211
18 386
18 812
86 410
4.5
-3.3
-18.5
-3.1
February
49 105
18 523
17 479
85 108
-0.2
0.7
-7.1
-1.5
March
49 432
18 383
17 132
84 947
0.7
-0.8
-2.0
-0.2
April
53 868
20 928
17 493
92 288
9.0
13.8
2.1
8.6
May
51 160
19 604
17 597
88 361
-5.0
-6.3
0.6
-4.3
June
49 555
19 718
17 719
86 993
-3.1
0.6
0.7
-1.5
July
47 504
20 354
16 924
84 781
-4.1
3.2
-4.5
-2.5
August
47 399
19 971
17 554
84 924
-0.2
-1.9
3.7
0.2
September
48 326
20 683
16 827
85 836
2.0
3.6
-4.1
1.1
October
47 660
20 989
16 723
85 372
-1.4
1.5
-0.6
-0.5
November
48 189
20 814
16 579
85 583
1.1
-0.8
-0.9
0.2

Original

2009
September
47 284
14 443
16 404
78 131
5.3
3.4
13.9
6.6
October
46 544
15 741
18 528
80 813
-1.6
9.0
12.9
3.4
November
47 059
18 360
20 414
85 833
1.1
16.6
10.2
6.2
December
46 623
19 616
22 469
88 708
-0.9
6.8
10.1
3.3
2010
January
43 580
16 900
14 384
74 864
-6.5
-13.8
-36.0
-15.6
February
47 829
18 073
16 317
82 219
9.7
6.9
13.4
9.8
March
53 717
21 643
19 384
94 744
12.3
19.8
18.8
15.2
April
47 156
18 067
16 178
81 401
-12.2
-16.5
-16.5
-14.1
May
50 450
20 065
18 703
89 218
7.0
11.1
15.6
9.6
June
60 820
24 597
23 305
108 722
20.6
22.6
24.6
21.9
July
47 591
19 032
15 753
82 376
-21.8
-22.6
-32.4
-24.2
August
46 504
18 515
17 103
82 122
-2.3
-2.7
8.6
-0.3
September
48 763
19 684
16 607
85 054
4.9
6.3
-2.9
3.6
October
45 268
19 348
16 309
80 925
-7.2
-1.7
-1.8
-4.9
November
49 405
20 806
17 131
87 342
9.1
7.5
5.0
7.9

- nil or rounded to zero (including null cells)

New motor vehicle sales by state/territory of registration

NSW
Vic.
Qld
SA
WA
Tas.(a)
NT(a)
ACT(a)
Aust.
no.
no.
no.
no.
no.
no.
no.
no.
no.

Trend

2009
September
24 703
20 988
17 046
5 205
8 150
1 466
788
1 251
79 597
October
25 168
21 464
17 371
5 321
8 298
1 504
801
1 269
81 197
November
25 530
21 927
17 621
5 407
8 525
1 554
814
1 285
82 663
December
25 780
22 367
17 781
5 461
8 790
1 607
825
1 298
83 909
2010
January
25 950
22 773
17 858
5 490
9 029
1 651
834
1 312
84 896
February
26 079
23 140
17 859
5 514
9 215
1 673
841
1 327
85 648
March
26 184
23 454
17 784
5 539
9 353
1 665
849
1 347
86 175
April
26 270
23 670
17 644
5 572
9 466
1 629
857
1 367
86 476
May
26 326
23 737
17 463
5 596
9 556
1 585
866
1 386
86 515
June
26 338
23 632
17 283
5 600
9 623
1 549
871
1 396
86 291
July
26 305
23 430
17 153
5 579
9 676
1 536
870
1 394
85 943
August
26 269
23 228
17 086
5 536
9 703
1 540
864
1 386
85 613
September
26 259
23 071
17 084
5 491
9 700
1 557
858
1 374
85 393
October
26 265
22 959
17 118
5 449
9 682
1 579
852
1 358
85 262
November
26 308
22 877
17 206
5 420
9 666
1 604
845
1 343
85 268

Seasonally Adjusted

2009
September
24 607
20 837
16 899
5 244
8 101
1 349
763
1 232
79 033
October
25 205
21 781
17 662
5 620
8 672
1 528
784
1 304
82 555
November
26 330
23 595
18 347
5 711
8 757
1 464
867
1 330
86 400
December
27 912
22 863
19 391
5 936
9 190
1 774
802
1 313
89 181
2010
January
26 079
23 033
18 076
5 891
9 384
1 729
920
1 298
86 410
February
26 122
22 760
17 671
5 409
9 394
1 627
801
1 325
85 108
March
25 661
23 600
17 282
5 387
9 130
1 700
851
1 335
84 947
April
26 726
26 016
18 184
5 683
11 787
1 651
859
1 382
92 288
May
26 417
24 002
17 694
5 586
10 788
1 581
890
1 405
88 361
June
26 666
23 877
17 359
5 752
9 577
1 534
843
1 385
86 993
July
25 803
23 145
16 625
5 497
9 921
1 487
902
1 400
84 781
August
26 247
23 078
16 764
5 473
9 661
1 469
853
1 379
84 924
September
26 301
22 821
17 345
5 603
9 857
1 651
868
1 391
85 836
October
26 321
23 261
17 341
5 341
9 335
1 561
829
1 383
85 372
November
26 405
22 905
17 282
5 446
9 767
1 639
851
1 288
85 583

Original

2009
September
24 367
20 857
16 255
5 141
8 217
1 382
698
1 214
78 131
October
24 251
21 989
16 830
5 506
8 763
1 520
696
1 258
80 813
November
26 559
23 417
17 719
5 698
8 702
1 619
810
1 309
85 833
December
26 848
23 398
18 995
6 213
8 967
2 242
737
1 308
88 708
2010
January
22 820
19 746
15 253
5 151
8 521
1 487
716
1 170
74 864
February
25 708
21 924
16 744
5 242
9 048
1 474
742
1 337
82 219
March
29 083
26 380
19 480
5 950
9 636
1 711
1 038
1 466
94 744
April
23 616
22 660
16 326
4 944
10 331
1 406
872
1 246
81 401
May
26 531
23 994
18 370
5 798
10 604
1 527
997
1 397
89 218
June
33 240
29 192
22 956
7 109
11 647
1 779
1 133
1 666
108 722
July
25 050
22 499
16 516
5 208
9 572
1 292
881
1 358
82 376
August
25 287
22 312
15 966
5 233
9 753
1 407
819
1 345
82 122
September
26 079
22 511
16 939
5 548
10 121
1 715
785
1 356
85 054
October
24 451
22 847
15 904
4 974
9 244
1 477
717
1 311
80 925
November
27 422
23 491
17 025
5 651
9 738
1 902
809
1 304
87 342

(a) Seasonally adjusted numbers of new motor vehicle sales in Tasmania, Northern Territory and Australian Capital Territory should be used with caution. For more information, see paragraph 7 of the Explanatory Notes.



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