1345.4 - SA Stats, Jun 2011  
ARCHIVED ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 28/06/2011  Final
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Feature Articles
NEW THIS MONTH - South Australian Migration 2009-10
South Australians continue to migrate to eastern states.
Includes: Estimated resident population, Components of population change
South Australia's population increased by approximately 15,600 during the year ending 31 December 2010.
Labour Force
Includes: Contents, Employed persons, Unemployment, Participation rate
The May 2011 estimate of the total number of persons employed in SA rose to 821,500, up from 819,900 the previous month.
Includes: Average weekly earnings
In February 2011, females working full-time in SA earned on average, 15.1% less than their male counterparts.
State Accounts
Includes: State accounts, Household final consumption expenditure (HFCE)
SA's State Final Demand for the March quarter 2011 increased 0.4% over the previous quarter.
Includes: Retail trade, New motor vehicle sales
Number of new passenger vehicles sold in SA for April 2011 down 7.7% on April 2010 estimate.
Includes: Private new capital expenditure, Mineral and petroleum exploration expenditure
Petroleum exploration expenditure in SA up 88.0% to $28.3m in the March quarter 2011.
Includes: Building approvals, Construction work done
SA's April 2011 dwelling unit approvals 22.7% below the high recorded 12 months earlier.
Price Indexes
Includes: Contents, Consumer price index, Wage price index, House price index
Education was the largest contributor to Adelaide's March 2011 consumer price index rise.
Housing Finance
Includes: Housing finance commitments
SA's average loan commitment for non-first home buyers jumps by 9.2% to $243,900 in April 2011.
International Merchandise Trade
Includes: Exports and Imports
Wheat remains South Australia's number one export commodity in April 2011.
Includes: Rainfall, Reservoir levels
SA's Autumn 2011 rainfall close to double state's long-term average.