RECENT AND UPCOMING RELEASES
AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL ACCOUNTS: INPUT-OUTPUT TABLES - ELECTRONIC PUBLICATION (cat. no. 5209.0.55.001)
The 2004-05 issue of Australian National Accounts: Input-Output Tables, was most recently released on 13 August 2008. Input-Output tables provide a detailed articulation of the structure of 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. Input-Output tables are released as Microsoft Excel workbooks.
INFORMATION PAPER: CHANGES TO SPREADSHEETS FOR THE AUSTRALIAN SYSTEM OF NATIONAL ACCOUNTS (cat. no. 5204.0.55.004)
This information paper was released on 27 August 2008. It advises users of proposed changes to the time series spreadsheets associated with the publication Australian System of National Accounts (cat. no. 5204.0), resulting from the conversion of the current Lotus 1-2-3 .wks spreadsheets to Microsoft Excel .xls format.
A concordance between the current time series spreadsheet tables (Lotus 1-2-3 .wks format) and the proposed new tables (in Microsoft Excel .xls format) is included below.
AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL ACCOUNTS: FINANCIAL ACCOUNTS (cat. no. 5232.0)
The Australian National Accounts: Financial Accounts publication was last released on 27 June 2008. It 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 sub-sectors at the end of each quarter. Other key estimates within the publication include the demand for credit by non-financial domestic sectors during the quarter, and their corresponding levels of credit outstanding. The next issue of the Financial Accounts publication will be released on 26 September 2008.
AUSTRALIAN SYSTEM OF NATIONAL ACCOUNTS (cat. no. 5204.0)
The 2007-08 issue of the Australian System of National Accounts, will be released on 31 October 2008. It provides detailed, annual estimates of Australia's National Accounts. These include expenditure, income and production approaches to estimating of gross domestic product (GDP), productivity estimates, sectoral accounts (for households, financial and non-financial corporations, general government and the rest of the world), and additional aggregates dissected by industry. Many, but not all, estimates are available as chain volume measures as well as in current prices. Currently, the most recent issue of this product relates to the 2006-07 financial year.
AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL ACCOUNTS: STATE ACCOUNTS (cat. no. 5220.0)
The 2007-08 issue of the Australian National Accounts: State Accounts, will be released on 14 November 2008. It provides detailed, annual estimates of gross domestic product (referred to as gross state product - GSP) for all states and territories. These are estimated using the expenditure, income and production approaches. Also published are estimates of household and agricultural incomes. Many, but not all, estimates are available as chain volume measures as well as in current prices. Currently, the most recent issue of this product relates to the 2006-07 financial year.