Index reference period January 2019 = 100.0
The current April - July 2022 estimates of the Monthly Household Spending indicator are benchmarked using the March quarter 2022 Household Final Consumption Expenditure results as the June Quarter 2022 is yet to be published. The Indicator will be re-benchmarked to the June quarter 2022 Household Final Consumption Expenditure estimates when the August release is published on 11/10/2022.
Indicator estimates are produced in current price original and current price calendar adjusted terms. Calendar adjusted estimates account for trading day impacts and length of month. As the indicator time series lengthens, seasonally adjusted estimates will become available. Until such time, it is advised to focus on the through the year movements. Through the year movements measure change in the current month compared to the same month in the previous year.