6427.0 - Producer Price Indexes, Australia, Dec 2013 Quality Declaration
Previous ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 31/01/2014
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DECEMBER KEY POINTS
FINAL DEMAND (EXCL. EXPORTS)
In the Information Paper: Outcome of the Review of the Producer and International Trade Price Indexes, 2012 (cat. no. 6427.0.55.004) the ABS undertook to release an updated Producer and International Trade Price Indexes: Concepts, Sources and Methods (cat. no. 6429.0) publication. This will be released on 20 August 2014.
The ABS will publish the quarterly Producer Price Index for the Output of the Retail Trade Industry (RTPI) on 25 February 2014. The RTPI will be released as an additional update of the Producer Price Index, Australia publication (cat. no. 6427.0). The RTPI will be released in electronic format as a data cube on the ABS website <https://www.abs.gov.au>.
CHANGES IN THIS ISSUE
The Input to the House construction industry price index has been re-weighted from the December quarter 2013. The weights for the Input to the House construction industry price index have been derived from representative housing construction activity for the average of the three years ending 2010-11. The new weighting pattern is provided as an Appendix to this issue.
Any discrepancies between totals and sums of components are due to rounding.
Data referenced in the Key Points and Commentary are available from the tables shown in this publication, or in the corresponding tables of this publication on the ABS website <https://www.abs.gov.au>.
For further information about these and related statistics, contact the National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070.
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