Australian Bureau of Statistics 

5676.0  Business Indicators, Australia, Sep 2009
Previous ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 30/11/2009 
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ANALYSIS BY INDUSTRY In volume terms, the trend estimate for total inventories fell 1.0% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate rose 0.8% this quarter. MINING In current prices, the trend estimate for company gross operating profits fell 18.1% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate fell 10.7% this quarter. In current price terms, the trend estimate for wages and salaries fell 2.9% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate fell 2.9%. In volume terms, the trend estimate for sales of goods and services rose 3.8% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate rose 7.8%. In volume terms, the trend estimate for inventories rose 15.0% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate rose 17.1% this quarter. MANUFACTURING In current prices, the trend estimate for company gross operating profits rose 3.6% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate rose 9.0% this quarter. In current price terms, the trend estimate for wages and salaries fell 1.4% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate rose 0.3%. In volume terms, the trend estimate for sales of goods and services fell 0.8% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate rose 1.2%. In volume terms, the trend estimate for inventories fell 1.9% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate fell 3.4% this quarter. ELECTRICITY, GAS, WATER AND WASTE SERVICES In current prices, the trend estimate for company gross operating profits rose 2.6% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate rose 4.4% this quarter. In current price terms, the trend estimate for wages and salaries fell 0.8% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate rose 1.7% this quarter. In volume terms, the trend estimate for sales of goods and services fell 0.6% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate fell 0.5%. In volume terms, the trend estimate for inventories rose 2.0% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate rose 4.2% this quarter. CONSTRUCTION In current prices, the trend estimate for company gross operating profits rose 2.0% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate rose 24.5% this quarter. In current price terms, the trend estimate for wages and salaries fell 0.3% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate fell 0.3% this quarter. In volume terms, the trend estimate for sales of goods and services fell 0.3% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate fell 0.6% this quarter. WHOLESALE TRADE In current prices, the trend estimate for company gross operating profits fell 2.4% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate fell 7.8% this quarter. In current price terms, the trend estimate for wages and salaries fell 1.9% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate fell 1.1%. In volume terms, the trend estimate for sales of goods and services rose 0.7% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate rose 0.9%. In volume terms, the trend estimate for inventories fell 2.7% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate rose 1.7% this quarter. RETAIL TRADE In current prices, the trend estimate for company gross operating profits rose 0.9% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate fell 15.2% this quarter. In current price terms, the trend estimate for wages and salaries rose 0.8% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate rose 1.4%. In volume terms, the trend estimate for sales of goods and services fell 0.8% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate fell 1.0%. In volume terms, the trend estimate for inventories fell 2.0% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate fell 0.2% this quarter. ACCOMMODATION AND FOOD SERVICES In current prices, the trend estimate for company gross operating profits fell 4.7% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate fell 12.3% this quarter. In current price terms, the trend estimate for wages and salaries fell 0.2% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate rose 0.9% this quarter. In volume terms, the trend estimate for sales of goods and services fell 1.4% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate fell 2.0%. In volume terms, the trend estimate for inventories fell 1.6% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate fell 3.9% this quarter. TRANSPORT, POSTAL AND WAREHOUSING In current prices, the trend estimate for company gross operating profits rose 2.6% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate fell 14.3% this quarter. In current price terms, the trend estimate for wages and salaries rose 0.8% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate rose 0.3% this quarter. In volume terms, the trend estimate for sales of goods and services rose 0.4% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate was relatively unchanged this quarter. INFORMATION MEDIA AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS In current prices, the trend estimate for company gross operating profits was relatively unchanged this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate fell 0.3% this quarter. In current price terms, the trend estimate for wages and salaries rose 0.4% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate rose 2.2% this quarter. In volume terms, the trend estimate for sales of goods and services fell 0.8% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate fell 1.1% this quarter. FINANCIAL AND INSURANCE SERVICES In current prices, the trend estimate for company gross operating profits fell 8.1% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate fell 39.3% this quarter. In current price terms, the trend estimate for wages and salaries fell 1.7% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate rose 0.2% this quarter. In volume terms, the trend estimate for sales of goods and services fell 4.7% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate fell 6.6% this quarter. RENTAL, HIRING AND REAL ESTATE SERVICES In current prices, the trend estimate for company gross operating profits rose 3.0% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate rose 15.4% this quarter. In current price terms, the trend estimate for wages and salaries fell 5.2% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate fell 2.1% this quarter. In volume terms, the trend estimate for sales of goods and services rose 0.8% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate rose 15.4% this quarter. PROFESSIONAL, SCIENTIFIC AND TECHNICAL SERVICES In current prices, the trend estimate for company gross operating profits rose 15.0% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate rose 40.2% this quarter. In current price terms, the trend estimate for wages and salaries fell 1.1% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate rose 2.5% this quarter. In volume terms, the trend estimate for sales of goods and services fell 0.5% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate fell 0.5% this quarter. ADMINISTRATIVE AND SUPPORT SERVICES In current prices, the trend estimate for company gross operating profits rose 96.4% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate rose 236.6% this quarter. In current price terms, the trend estimate for wages and salaries fell 3.5% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate fell 2.5% this quarter. In volume terms, the trend estimate for sales of goods and services fell 0.6% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate rose 1.2% this quarter. EDUCATION AND TRAINING In current price terms, the trend estimate for wages and salaries rose 0.8% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate rose 1.9% this quarter. HEALTH CARE AND SOCIAL ASSISTANCE In current price terms, the trend estimate for wages and salaries fell 0.2% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate fell 2.4% this quarter. ARTS AND RECREATION SERVICES In current prices, the trend estimate for company gross operating profits rose 5.8% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate fell 2.0% this quarter. In current price terms, the trend estimate for wages and salaries fell 0.3% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate rose 1.3% this quarter. In volume terms, the trend estimate for sales of goods and services was relatively unchanged this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate rose 0.4% this quarter. OTHER SERVICES In current prices, the trend estimate for company gross operating profits fell 2.7% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate fell 2.5% this quarter. In current price terms, the trend estimate for wages and salaries rose 0.3% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate fell 0.8% this quarter. In volume terms, the trend estimate for sales of goods and services fell 0.6% this quarter. The seasonally adjusted estimate fell 4.0% this quarter. Document Selection These documents will be presented in a new window.
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