3401.0 - Overseas Arrivals and Departures, Australia, Sep 2015 Quality Declaration 
Previous ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 09/11/2015   
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SEPTEMBER KEY FIGURES

Sep '15
Aug '15 to Sep '15
Sep '14 to Sep '15
'000
% change
% change

Short-term visitor arrivals
Trend
624.6
0.7
7.8
Seasonally adjusted
637.1
2.4
. .
Original
571.5
. .
. .
Short-term resident departures
Trend
780.2
0.0
3.0
Seasonally adjusted
775.3
-0.9
. .
Original
921.1
. .
. .

. . not applicable

Visitor arrivals, Short-term
Graph: short-term visitor arrivals

Resident departures, Short-term
Graph: short-term resident departures



SEPTEMBER KEY POINTS

SHORT-TERM VISITOR ARRIVALS TO AUSTRALIA
  • Trend estimates: Short-term visitor arrivals during September 2015 (624,600 movements) increased 0.7%, compared with August 2015 (620,500 movements). This followed monthly increases of 0.6% in July 2015 and 0.7% in August 2015. The current trend estimate for arrivals is 7.8% higher than in September 2014.
  • Seasonally adjusted estimates: During September 2015, short-term visitor arrivals (637,100 movements) increased 2.4% compared with August 2015 (621,900 movements). This followed a monthly increase of 0.1% in July 2015 and 2.0% in August 2015.
  • Original estimates: There were 571,500 short-term visitor arrivals to Australia in September 2015.


SHORT-TERM RESIDENT DEPARTURES FROM AUSTRALIA
  • Trend estimates: Short-term resident departures during September 2015 (780,200 movements) changed little compared with August 2015 (780,400 movements). This followed monthly increases of 0.1% in both July 2015 and August 2015. The current trend estimate for departures is 3.0% higher than in September 2014.
  • Seasonally adjusted estimates: During September 2015, short-term resident departures (775,300 movements) decreased 0.9% compared with August 2015 (782,600 movements). This followed a monthly increase of 0.9% in July 2015 and a monthly decrease of 0.7% in August 2015.
  • Original estimates: There were 921,100 short-term resident departures from Australia in September 2015.


NOTES



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DATA NOTES


This release contains overseas movement data which should not be interpreted as 'persons'. See paragraph 7 of the Explanatory Notes for more detail.

The statistics in this release have been rounded. See paragraph 35 of the Explanatory Notes for more detail.


CHANGES IN THIS ISSUE

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