1345.4 - SA Stats, Sep 2008  
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CONSUMPTION


RETAIL TRADE

The July 2008 trend estimate for South Australia's retail turnover was $1,319.5m, while the estimate for Australia was $18,231.5m. From June 2008, the increase in turnover for South Australia across all retail industries was 0.6%, while turnover for Australia grew by 0.1%.

Retail turnover at current prices, Trend, Change from previous month
Graph: Retail turnover at current prices, Trend, Change from previous month



NEW MOTOR VEHICLE SALES

In August 2008, 3,371 new passenger vehicles and 5,402 new vehicles in total (in trend terms) were sold in South Australia. Corresponding sales for Australia were 49,870 and 83,798. The trend estimate for total new vehicle sales in Australia has continually decreased since January 2008, while sales in South Australia have remained relatively flat for the same period.

New Motor Vehicle Sales, South Australia
Graph: New Motor Vehicle Sales, South Australia