1345.0 - Key Economic Indicators, Summary  
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This table contains a summary of Australia's key economic indicators. Data contained in this table is updated as soon as it becomes available.

National Accounts
International Accounts
Consumption and Investment
Production
Prices
Labour Force and Demography
Incomes
Lending to Households and Businesses


Main
Features
Period
Units
Value
Change
Previous
Period
Change
Corresponding
Period Last
Year
National Accounts
Gross domestic product GDP, Chain volume measures - TrendJun Qtr 2019
$m
465 494
0.4%
1.5%
Gross domestic product GDP, Chain volume measures - Annual2018-19
$m
1 850 997
1.9%
na

International Accounts
Balance on Goods and Services - TrendAug 2019
$m
6 925
1.1%
234.2%
Total Goods and Services Credits - TrendAug 2019
$m
41 933
0.1%
12.7%
Total Goods and Services Debits - TrendAug 2019
$m
35 008
-0.1%
-0.4%
Balance on Current Account - Trend Jun Qtr 2019
$m
4 758
. .
. .
Net International Investment Position (IIP) - OriginalJun Qtr 2019
$m
1 001 560
0.9%
2.9%
Net Foreign Debt - OriginalJun Qtr 2019
$m
1 143 464
1.7%
8.5%

Consumption and investment
Retail turnover at current prices - TrendAugust 2019
$m
27501.1
0.1
2.3
Actual New Capital Expenditure in volume terms - TrendJune quarter 2019
$m
29 240
-0.7
-1.3
Inventories held by Private Businesses, in volume terms - TrendJun 2019
$m
161 678
-0.1%
0.3%
Total new motor vehicle sales - TrendDec 2017
no.
99 756
0.2
2.8

Production
Income from sales of goods and services by Manufacturers in volume terms - TrendJun 2019
$m
81 007
-1.0%
-4.0%
Dwelling unit approvals - TrendAugust 2019
no.
12 864
-3.9%
-25.6%
Building approvals -TrendAugust 2019
$m
9 830.7
1.1%
1.1%
Total dwelling units commenced - trendJun 2019
no.
44 812
-4.5%
-23.8%
Building work done - Chain Volume Measures - TrendJun 2019
$m
29 037.5
-2.2%
-4.7%
Engineering construction work done - Chain Volume Measures - trendJun 2019
$m
20 128.3
-3.1%
-15.2%

Prices
Consumer price index (2011-12 = 100.0) - OriginalJun Qtr 2019
Index no.
114.8
0.6%
1.6%
Producer Price Indexes, Final Demand (2011-12 = 100.0) - OriginalJun 2019 Qtr
Index no.
111.6
+0.4%
+2.0%
Import price index (2011-12 = 100.0) - OriginalJun Qtr 2019
Index no.
113.1
0.9%
2.8%
Export price index (2011-12 = 100.0) - OriginalJun Qtr 2019
Index no.
113.3
3.8%
17.4%
Wage Price Index (2008-2009 = 100.0) - OriginalJun Qtr 2019
Index no.
131.8
0.5%
2.4%

Labour Force and Demography
Employed persons - TrendAugust 2019
'000
12 921.1
0.2%
2.5%
Participation rate - TrendAugust 2019
%
66.2
0.1 pts
0.6 pts
Unemployment rate - TrendAugust 2019
%
5.3
0.0 pts
0.0 pts
Employment to Population ratio - Trend August 2019
%
62.7
0.0 pts
0.5 pts
Job Vacancies - TrendAug 2019
'000
236.5
-1.3%
-1.4%
Estimated resident population - (Preliminary)Mar Qtr 2019
'000
25,287.4
0.5%
1.6%
Short-term overseas visitor arrivals - Trend (a)August 2019
'000
812.6
0.9%
5.2%
For unemployment and participation rates, the changes are given as percentage points.

Incomes
Company gross operating profits (in current price terms) - TrendJun 2019
$m
97 286
3.2%
11.1%
Average weekly ordinary time earnings, full-time adults - TrendMay 2019
$
1 633.8
np
3.0%

Lending to Households and Businesses
Housing finance for owner occupation, dwellings financed - TrendAugust 2019
no.
48 528
1.0%
-7.0%
Lending to Households - TrendAugust 2019
$m
32 435
1.3%
-7.1%
Lending to Businesses - TrendAugust 2019
$m
33 552
-2.0%
-5.3%

na not available
np not published
. . not applicable or not available
(a) Data revised from July 2004 to December 2013. For information see Explanatory Note 12 & 13.