Latest ABS data News

Retail Trade a show of steady confidence
Retail sales rise 2.7 per cent in June
ABS data reflects bleak reality of Victoria’s tourism industry
Dwelling approvals slide to an eight-year low in June
Support measures assist businesses
CPI fell 1.9 per cent in June 2020 quarter
Loss of payroll jobs greatest in Victoria
Record iron ore drives exports growth
Deaths slightly higher than historical average in April
Preliminary Retail turnover up 2.4% in June
ABS releases findings of Census Privacy Impact Assessments
Encouraging signs for WA with an increase of 22,000 jobs in June
Employment, hours worked and unemployment rose in June
Payroll job losses at 5.7 per cent at end of June
Low levels of travel continue in June
Assaults hit six year low as SAPOL tackles rising cases of theft
ARM Hub to help manufacturers flex in post-COVID-19 era
Home loan commitments fell sharply in May
Robberies increase in 2019 for fourth year in a row
Viability voucher program proposed to assist cash-strapped small businesses
Business advice needed to restore growth, warn accounting bodies
Resource exports keep Queensland earning overseas amid COVID-19 fallout
Retail turnover rises 16.9 per cent in May
Topic of contention: Casualisation of workforce
Approvals for apartments plunge in May
Gradual recovery in payroll jobs continues
Positive signs for spending when restrictions ease
Australians not buying enough fruit or vegetables
New partnership producing better data for farmers
Fall in job vacancies largest on record
Household wealth per person falls in March quarter
Townsville schools using dashboard data to complete assignments
Businesses seek advice in response to COVID-19
New statistical resource for tracking Australian deaths
Imports of cars and petroleum at near record lows
Locations announced for Census Test in October, 2020
Split Annual Wage Review Decision highlights risks and uncertainties
Preliminary Retail turnover rises 16.3 per cent in May
2021 Census questions and date announced
Employment falls by a further 227,700 in May
Australia’s population grew by 1.4 per cent
Record low levels of travel continue in May
Property prices rose 1.6 per cent in March quarter 2020
Record fall in overseas trips for Australian travellers
Restaurant dining welcomed but big events are a concern
Falls in jobs and hours in March quarter
Loan commitments for road vehicles plunged in April
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