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9314.0 - Sales of New Motor Vehicles, Australia, Jul 2014 Quality Declaration 
Latest ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 18/08/2014   
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JULY KEY FIGURES

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

Vehicle sales (no.)

Trend
29 598
25 762
18 496
5 882
10 083
1 434
947
1 451
93 654
Seasonally Adjusted
29 546
25 817
18 385
5 841
9 988
1 480
924
1 497
93 479

Change from previous month (%)

Trend
0.4
1.2
-0.3
0.3
0.7
-1.1
0.4
0.9
0.5
Seasonally Adjusted
-1.3
-0.3
-1.7
-3.5
-1.8
-1.9
-6.2
1.6
-1.3

Change from previous year (%)

Trend
0.7
0.7
-4.3
1.8
-2.3
-11.6
-2.3
-0.5
-0.8
Seasonally Adjusted
1.7
1.7
-4.1
1.5
-3.7
-12.1
-9.6
5.9
-0.4

(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.



JULY KEY POINTS


TOTAL NEW MOTOR VEHICLE SALES
  • Trend estimates: The July 2014 trend estimate (93 654) has increased by 0.5% when compared with June 2014.
  • Seasonally adjusted estimates: The July 2014 seasonally adjusted estimate (93 479) has decreased by 1.3% when compared with June 2014.


SALES BY TYPE OF VEHICLE
  • Trend estimates: When comparing national trend estimates for July 2014 with June 2014, sales of Sports utility and Other vehicles increased by 1.3% and 0.7% respectively. Over the same period, Passenger vehicles decreased by 0.1%.
  • Seasonally adjusted estimates: When comparing seasonally adjusted estimates for June 2014 with July 2014, sales of Other vehicles decreased by 9.3% while Passenger vehicles decreased by 9 units. Over the same period, sales of Sports utility vehicles increased by 2.3%.


SALES BY STATE
  • Trend estimates: Six of the eight states and territories experienced an increase in new motor vehicle sales when comparing July 2014 with June 2014. Victoria recorded the largest percentage increase (1.2%), followed by the Australian Capital Territory (0.9%) and Western Australia (0.7%). Over the same period, Tasmania recorded a decrease of 1.1%.
  • Seasonally adjusted estimates: Seven of the eight states and territories experienced a decrease in new motor vehicle sales when comparing July 2014 with June 2014. The Northern Territory recorded the largest percentage decrease (6.2%) followed by South Australia (3.5%) and Tasmania (1.9%). The Australian Capital Territory was the only jurisdiction to record an increase (1.6%).


NOTES

FORTHCOMING ISSUES

ISSUE Release Date
August 2014 15 September 2014
September 2014 15 October 2014
October 2014 17 November 2014
November 2014 15 December 2014
December 2014 19 January 2015
January 2015 16 February 2015



ABOUT THIS ISSUE

This issue presents details for the Sales of New Motor Vehicles for July 2014.


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SUMMARY COMMENTARY

Graph Image for New Motor Vehicle Sales, Total vehicles - long term

Footnote(s): Break in time series for trend between June and July 2000. See paragraph 13 of the Expanatory Notes.

Source(s): New Motor Vehicle Sales, Total vehicles - long term-graph_update_July_2014


Graph Image for 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

2013
May
47 542
27 670
19 641
94 853
0.4
-
-1.5
-0.1
June
47 675
27 606
19 359
94 640
0.3
-0.2
-1.4
-0.2
July
47 662
27 601
19 182
94 445
-
-
-0.9
-0.2
August
47 526
27 664
19 132
94 322
-0.3
0.2
-0.3
-0.1
September
47 409
27 732
19 154
94 294
-0.2
0.2
0.1
-
October
47 280
27 791
19 199
94 270
-0.3
0.2
0.2
-
November
47 072
27 850
19 252
94 174
-0.4
0.2
0.3
-0.1
December
46 754
27 922
19 235
93 911
-0.7
0.3
-0.1
-0.3
2014
January
46 309
28 028
19 148
93 486
-1.0
0.4
-0.5
-0.5
February
45 796
28 205
19 011
93 012
-1.1
0.6
-0.7
-0.5
March
45 325
28 471
18 918
92 714
-1.0
0.9
-0.5
-0.3
April
44 956
28 805
18 926
92 687
-0.8
1.2
-
-
May
44 706
29 190
19 007
92 903
-0.6
1.3
0.4
0.2
June
44 545
29 558
19 094
93 197
-0.4
1.3
0.5
0.3
July
44 487
29 931
19 235
93 654
-0.1
1.3
0.7
0.5

Seasonally Adjusted

2013
May
47 541
27 465
19 329
94 334
0.1
-0.4
1.4
0.3
June
48 352
27 945
20 373
96 670
1.7
1.7
5.4
2.5
July
47 014
27 301
19 549
93 864
-2.8
-2.3
-4.0
-2.9
August
47 843
28 080
18 356
94 279
1.8
2.9
-6.1
0.4
September
47 061
27 697
18 982
93 740
-1.6
-1.4
3.4
-0.6
October
47 139
26 991
18 924
93 053
0.2
-2.6
-0.3
-0.7
November
47 400
28 354
19 348
95 102
0.6
5.1
2.2
2.2
December
47 107
28 835
20 372
96 315
-0.6
1.7
5.3
1.3
2014
January
45 963
27 537
18 881
92 380
-2.4
-4.5
-7.3
-4.1
February
46 274
27 399
18 758
92 430
0.7
-0.5
-0.6
0.1
March
44 728
28 849
18 639
92 216
-3.3
5.3
-0.6
-0.2
April
45 139
28 761
18 417
92 316
0.9
-0.3
-1.2
0.1
May
44 122
29 368
19 125
92 614
-2.3
2.1
3.8
0.3
June
44 812
29 520
20 361
94 693
1.6
0.5
6.5
2.2
July
44 803
30 214
18 462
93 479
-
2.3
-9.3
-1.3

Original

2013
May
46 774
29 152
20 862
96 788
9.2
19.6
16.6
13.7
June
57 636
34 398
26 724
118 758
23.2
18.0
28.1
22.7
July
46 318
25 568
18 349
90 235
-19.6
-25.7
-31.3
-24.0
August
48 060
27 515
17 761
93 336
3.8
7.6
-3.2
3.4
September
47 149
26 199
19 314
92 662
-1.9
-4.8
8.7
-0.7
October
46 939
26 258
19 406
92 603
-0.4
0.2
0.5
-0.1
November
49 089
28 889
18 946
96 924
4.6
10.0
-2.4
4.7
December
47 686
28 543
20 527
96 756
-2.9
-1.2
8.3
-0.2
2014
January
41 626
25 868
14 791
82 285
-12.7
-9.4
-27.9
-15.0
February
43 651
25 867
17 300
86 818
4.9
-
17.0
5.5
March
47 079
30 778
19 410
97 267
7.9
19.0
12.2
12.0
April
39 027
25 350
16 333
80 710
-17.1
-17.6
-15.9
-17.0
May
43 819
30 730
20 013
94 562
12.3
21.2
22.5
17.2
June
53 844
36 846
27 619
118 309
22.9
19.9
38.0
25.1
July
43 464
28 805
17 598
89 867
-19.3
-21.8
-36.3
-24.0

- 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

2013
May
29 291
25 501
19 537
5 791
10 634
1 643
965
1 491
94 853
June
29 370
25 503
19 443
5 775
10 468
1 638
969
1 473
94 640
July
29 397
25 573
19 320
5 780
10 324
1 623
969
1 458
94 445
August
29 399
25 690
19 205
5 793
10 205
1 613
963
1 452
94 322
September
29 443
25 777
19 138
5 809
10 102
1 611
953
1 461
94 294
October
29 512
25 799
19 101
5 826
10 006
1 612
934
1 480
94 270
November
29 578
25 712
19 092
5 842
9 924
1 609
918
1 500
94 174
December
29 606
25 474
19 109
5 839
9 867
1 598
908
1 509
93 911
2014
January
29 572
25 163
19 102
5 830
9 838
1 575
907
1 499
93 486
February
29 482
24 909
19 028
5 823
9 839
1 541
914
1 475
93 012
March
29 398
24 835
18 905
5 824
9 870
1 510
923
1 449
92 714
April
29 361
24 955
18 761
5 834
9 922
1 488
931
1 433
92 687
May
29 404
25 193
18 643
5 849
9 975
1 469
939
1 432
92 903
June
29 478
25 460
18 543
5 867
10 017
1 450
943
1 438
93 197
July
29 598
25 762
18 496
5 882
10 083
1 434
947
1 451
93 654

Seasonally Adjusted

2013
May
29 043
25 536
19 340
5 731
10 511
1 671
994
1 509
94 334
June
30 177
25 860
20 052
5 742
10 662
1 739
923
1 515
96 670
July
29 051
25 391
19 173
5 755
10 375
1 683
1 022
1 414
93 864
August
29 722
25 395
19 425
5 799
10 061
1 395
1 001
1 481
94 279
September
29 203
25 598
19 024
5 815
10 079
1 717
902
1 401
93 740
October
28 866
25 566
18 678
5 778
10 122
1 662
931
1 451
93 053
November
29 667
26 677
18 873
6 014
9 748
1 660
931
1 531
95 102
December
30 396
26 054
19 738
5 783
10 232
1 630
922
1 558
96 315
2014
January
29 725
24 351
19 181
5 691
9 475
1 549
881
1 527
92 380
February
29 184
24 532
19 006
5 899
9 918
1 508
909
1 474
92 430
March
29 039
25 021
18 585
5 927
9 875
1 473
877
1 419
92 216
April
29 328
24 458
18 911
5 757
9 898
1 520
1 052
1 393
92 316
May
29 324
25 336
18 570
5 701
9 958
1 472
849
1 403
92 614
June
29 925
25 889
18 695
6 051
10 168
1 508
985
1 473
94 693
July
29 546
25 817
18 385
5 841
9 988
1 480
924
1 497
93 479

Original

2013
May
29 707
26 226
20 221
5 761
10 610
1 597
1 132
1 534
96 788
June
37 194
30 647
26 245
6 999
12 782
1 917
1 162
1 812
118 758
July
27 789
24 584
18 618
5 485
9 848
1 466
1 049
1 396
90 235
August
29 223
25 210
19 101
5 730
10 177
1 491
967
1 437
93 336
September
28 702
25 430
18 498
5 847
10 153
1 835
852
1 345
92 662
October
28 519
25 961
18 057
5 732
10 305
1 737
853
1 439
92 603
November
30 496
27 547
18 381
6 216
9 815
1 984
904
1 581
96 924
December
29 966
26 316
19 718
6 039
10 287
2 009
835
1 586
96 756
2014
January
27 080
21 289
16 660
5 082
8 707
1 280
713
1 474
82 285
February
27 585
23 411
17 367
5 567
9 427
1 263
791
1 407
86 818
March
30 656
26 311
20 073
6 184
10 117
1 457
998
1 471
97 267
April
25 625
21 108
17 041
4 897
8 604
1 182
1 070
1 183
80 710
May
29 788
26 042
19 252
5 764
9 920
1 409
978
1 409
94 562
June
37 575
31 327
24 643
7 531
12 440
1 743
1 258
1 792
118 309
July
28 587
24 756
17 767
5 514
9 556
1 302
913
1 472
89 867

(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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