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Australian National Accounts: Financial Accounts (cat. no. 5232.0)

The December quarter 2013 issue was released on Thursday 27 March 2014. This release provides quarterly estimates of the financial flows between sectors of the domestic economy and with the rest of the world. In addition, the publication provides estimates of the financial assets and liabilities owned by each sector and various subsectors at the end of each quarter. Other key estimates within the publication include the demand for credit by non financial domestic institutional sectors during the quarter, and their corresponding levels of credit outstanding.


Australian National Accounts: National Income, Expenditure and Product (cat. no. 5206.0)

The December quarter 2013 issue was released on Wednesday 5 March 2014. It contains a detailed presentation of quarterly national accounts showing both current price estimates and chain volume measures in original, seasonally adjusted and trend terms. State details for components of state final demand are also included.


Australian National Accounts: Input-Output Tables (Product Details) (cat. no. 5215.0.55.001)

The 2009-10 issue was released on Friday 29 November 2013. This product shows details regarding Australian Production, imports, intermediate usage, final usage, exports, margins and taxes less subsidies on products and margins for each Input-Output product. There are over 1,000 input-output products classified to the industry from which each originates such as agriculture, manufacturing and construction.


Australian System of National Accounts: State Accounts, 2012–13 (cat. no. 5220.0)

The 2012–13 issue was released on Thursday 28 November 2013. It contains various national accounting aggregates by state and territory including gross state product using the expenditure, production and income measures, household income, household final consumption expenditure, government final consumption expenditure, private gross fixed capital formation, public gross fixed capital formation, international trade in exports and imports of goods and services, state final demand, industry gross value added, total factor income by industry, compensation of employees, gross operating surplus and gross mixed income by industry, agricultural income, and various measures of household income. Data are presented in current price and chain volume measures.


Australian System of National Accounts, 2012–13 (cat. no. 5204.0)

The 2012–13 issue of the annual publication Australian System of National Accounts was released on Friday 1 November 2013. It contains a detailed presentation of annual national accounts data. It includes main aggregates and productivity measures, sectoral accounts for households, financial and non-financial corporations, general government and the rest of the world, estimates of product, operating surplus, compensation of employees and other aggregates dissected by industry, tables of capital formation and capital stock, national balance sheets and flow of funds tables. Data are presented in current price and chain volume measures.


Australian National Accounts: Input-Output Tables (cat. no. 5209.0.55.001)

The 2009-10 issue of Australian National Accounts: Input-Output Tables, was released on Friday 20 September 2013. The Input-Output tables provide a detailed articulation of the structure of the economic production by detailing the flows of products into and between industries and their use for consumption, investment or export. They also provide information on the allocation of the value of transactions between taxes and transport, wholesale and retail margins. For further information about these and related statistics, contact the National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070, or email <national.accounts@abs.gov.au>.


Australian National Accounts: Non-Profit Institutions Satellite Account (cat. no. 5256.0)

The 2006-07 issue was released on Friday 18 September 2009. This publication presents estimates of the direct contribution that non-profit institutions make to the Australian economy, and in particular the contribution of non-profit institutions to key macroeconomic variables such as gross value added and gross domestic product. As this satellite account is an integrated set of statistics on non-profit institutions within the internationally recognised System of National Accounts, it provides a valuable policy and research resource with a wide range of applications. For further information about these and related statistics, contact the National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070, or email <national.accounts@abs.gov.au>.


Spotlight on National Accounts, Australia: Quarterly household balance sheet (cat. no. 5202.0)

The November 2013 issue of the Spotlight on National Accounts was released on Friday 15 November 2013. This paper introduces the quarterly Household Balance Sheet and the associated Analytical Measures of Income, Consumption, Saving and Wealth which will be published in Australian National Accounts: Financial Accounts (cat no 5232.0) from September quarter 2013 onwards. It discusses changes in household wealth and its impact on consumption and saving decisions, particularly immediately after the Global Financial Crisis.

Spotlight on National Accounts, Australia: Linking greenhouse gas emissions with economic production and consumption (cat. no. 5202.0)

The July 2013 issue of the Spotlight on National Accounts was released on Friday 26 July 2013. This paper discusses the two approaches regularly used to link greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions with economic activity. These are: the production approach, which measures emissions that are physically produced by industries and households within an economic territory; and the consumption approach, which assigns territorial emissions to categories of final consumption, then adds emissions embodied in imports, and subtracts emissions embodied in exports. The paper includes estimates for 2008-09 using each method.


Spotlight on National Accounts, Australia: Measuring chain volumes for exports of goods & services (cat. no. 5202.0)

The July 2011 issue of the Spotlight on National Accounts was released on Monday 22 August 2011. This paper describes how chain volume measures are calculated for Exports. More specifically it outlines the methodology to reflect changes in the composition of exports.


Spotlight on National Accounts: Which is the best short-term measure of Gross Domestic Product? (cat. no. 5202.0)

The May 2011 issue of the Spotlight on National Accounts was released on Thursday 26 May 2011. This paper reviewed the decision to make GDP(A) Australia's official estimate of GDP in chain volume terms from the four measures of GDP currently published by the ABS, i.e. the expenditure based estimate (GDP(E)); the income based estimate (GDP(I)); the production based estimate (GDP(P)); and the average of the above three measures, (GDP(A)). The paper provided reasons for the divergence between the measures, a summary of overseas practices in measuring GDP and quality assessment of the measures.


Experimental Estimates of Industry Multifactor Productivity (cat. no. 5260.0.55.002)

The 2012-13 issue of this data cube was released on Friday 6 December 2013. This release updates experimental estimates of Multifactor productivity (MFP) for the 12 industries defined to comprise the market sector, originally presented in Information Paper: Experimental Estimates of Industry Multifactor Productivity (cat. no. 5260.0.55.001).


Information paper: Product changes to Australian System of National Accounts following revisions to international standards, 2009 (cat. no. 5204.0.55.005)

This information paper was released Friday 21 August 2009. The information paper describes the products changes (tables in the pdf file and time series spreadsheets) introduced to the 2008-09 issue of Australian System of National Accounts (cat. no. 5204.0) which was released on Tuesday 8 December 2009. These changes are the result of implementing revisions to statistical standards, in particular Australian and New Zealand Standard Industrial Classification, 2006 (ANZSIC06), the System of National Accounts 2008 (SNA08), and the Balance of Payments and International Investment Position Manual, edition 6 (BPM6)


Information paper: Product changes to National Income, Expenditure and Product following revisions to international standards, 2009 (cat. no. 5206.0.55.002)

This information paper was released Tuesday 18 August 2009. This information paper describes the products changes (tables in the pdf file and time series spreadsheets) introduced to the September quarter 2009 issue of 'National Income, Expenditure and Product' (cat. no. 5206.0) which was released on Wednesday 16 December 2009. These changes are the result of implementing revisions to statistical standards, in particular Australian and New Zealand Standard Industrial Classification, 2006 (ANZSIC06), the System of National Accounts 2008 (SNA08), and the Balance of Payments and International Investment Position Manual, edition 6 (BPM6).


Information paper: Product changes to State Accounts following revisions to international standards, 2009 (cat. no. 5220.0.55.004)

This information paper was released Tuesday 18 August 2009. This information paper describes the products changes (tables in the pdf file and time series spreadsheets) introduced to the 2008-09 issue of 'State Accounts' (cat. no. 5220.0) which was released on Tuesday 22 December 2009. These changes are the result of implementing revisions to statistical standards, in particular Australian and New Zealand Standard Industrial Classification, 2006 (ANZSIC06), the System of National Accounts 2008 (SNA08), and the Balance of Payments and International Investment Position Manual, edition 6 (BPM6).


Information paper: Product changes to Financial Accounts following revisions to international standards, 2009 (cat. no. 5232.0.55.003)

This information paper was released Tuesday 19 October 2009. The information paper describes the products changes (tables in the pdf file and time series spreadsheets) being introduced to the September quarter 2009 issue of Australian National Accounts: Financial Accounts (cat. no. 5232.0) which was released on Thursday 24 December 2009. These changes are the result of implementing revisions to statistical standards, in particular Australian and New Zealand Standard Industrial Classification, 2006 (ANZSIC06), the System of National Accounts 2008 (SNA08), and the Balance of Payments and International Investment Position Manual, edition 6 (BPM6).



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