JUNE KEY FIGURES
May '15 to Jun '15
Jun '14 to Jun '15
|Short-term visitor arrivals |
|Seasonally adjusted |
|Short-term resident departures |
|Seasonally adjusted |
|. . not applicable |
JUNE KEY POINTS
SHORT-TERM VISITOR ARRIVALS TO AUSTRALIA
SHORT-TERM RESIDENT DEPARTURES FROM AUSTRALIA
- Trend estimates: Short-term visitor arrivals during Jun 2015 (612,700 movements) increased 0.2% compared with May 2015 (611,800 movements). This followed monthly increases of 0.6% in April 2015 and 0.4% in May 2015. The current trend estimate for arrivals is 6.6% higher than in June 2014.
- Seasonally adjusted estimates: During June 2015, short-term visitor arrivals (609,000 movements) increased 0.3% compared with May 2015 (607,000 movements). This followed monthly decreases of 1.7% in April 2015 and 0.4% in May 2015.
- Original estimates: There were 488,300 short-term visitor arrivals to Australia in June 2015.
- Trend estimates: Short-term resident departures during June 2015 (777,600 movements) decreased 0.1% compared with May 2015 (778,300 movements). This followed a monthly increase of 0.1% in April 2015 and no change in May 2015. The current trend estimate for departures is 2.4% higher than in June 2014.
- Seasonally adjusted estimates: During June 2015, short-term resident departures (782,000 movements) increased 1.9% compared with May 2015 (767,500 movements). This followed monthly decreases of 2.1% in April 2015 and 0.9% in May 2015.
- Original estimates: There were 899,100 short-term resident departures from Australia in June 2015.
|ISSUE ||Release Date|
|July 2015||4 September 2015|
|August 2015||6 October 2015|
|September 2015||9 November 2015|
|October 2015||4 December 2015|
|November 2015||12 January 2016|
|December 2015||12 February 2016|
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
On 1 October 2014, DIBP transitioned to a new provider of passenger card processing. A number of releases of Overseas Arrivals and Departures, Australia (cat. no. 3401.0) were delayed due to passenger card processing issues as announced by the Department of Immigration and Border Protection
. The ABS has increased quality assurance processes for June 2015. To ensure quality and accuracy, both input and output data have been thoroughly tested for each of the variables that are collected from the Australian passenger card.
outlines how the ABS will handle any personal information that you provide to the ABS.