City of AdelaideEconomic profile
Skip to content

In December 2016, the retail trade estimate for South Australia rose 3.47% from the previous year.

Retail Trade turnover is an important indicator of economic health. Increasing retail turnover can indicate a high level of consumer confidence and increased money in the economy. Retail Trade is not available at the local level, so the data presented here is annual percentage change for the state of South Australia, updated monthly.

Retail trade - Trend estimate
Retail trade - Trend estimate Dec-2016, Australia: 3.23% Nov-2016, Australia: 3.25% Oct-2016, Australia: 3.26% Sep-2016, Australia: 3.24% Aug-2016, Australia: 3.22% Jul-2016, Australia: 3.23% Jun-2016, Australia: 3.28% May-2016, Australia: 3.40% Apr-2016, Australia: 3.59% Mar-2016, Australia: 3.80% Feb-2016, Australia: 4.00% Jan-2016, Australia: 4.13% Dec-2015, Australia: 4.20% Nov-2015, Australia: 4.21% Oct-2015, Australia: 4.19% Sep-2015, Australia: 4.15% Aug-2015, Australia: 4.80% Jul-2015, Australia: 4.79% Jun-2015, Australia: 4.79% May-2015, Australia: 4.75% Apr-2015, Australia: 4.63% Mar-2015, Australia: 4.44% Feb-2015, Australia: 4.28% Jan-2015, Australia: 4.22% Dec-2014, Australia: 4.31% Nov-2014, Australia: 5.28% Oct-2014, Australia: 5.63% Sep-2014, Australia: 5.98% Aug-2014, Australia: 5.56% Jul-2014, Australia: 5.69% Jun-2014, Australia: 5.69% May-2014, Australia: 5.62% Apr-2014, Australia: 5.59% Mar-2014, Australia: 5.64% Feb-2014, Australia: 5.70% Jan-2014, Australia: 5.71% Dec-2013, Australia: 5.56% Nov-2013, Australia: 4.50% Oct-2013, Australia: 3.92% Sep-2013, Australia: 3.26% Aug-2013, Australia: 2.63% Jul-2013, Australia: 2.22% Jun-2013, Australia: 2.17% May-2013, Australia: 2.42% Apr-2013, Australia: 2.82% Mar-2013, Australia: 3.17% Feb-2013, Australia: 3.38% Jan-2013, Australia: 3.40% Dec-2012, Australia: 3.26% Nov-2012, Australia: 3.14% Oct-2012, Australia: 3.22% Sep-2012, Australia: 3.46% Aug-2012, Australia: 3.80% Jul-2012, Australia: 4.05% Jun-2012, Australia: 4.07% May-2012, Australia: 3.86% Apr-2012, Australia: 3.50% Mar-2012, Australia: 3.15% Feb-2012, Australia: 2.92% Jan-2012, Australia: 2.85% Dec-2011, Australia: 2.91% Nov-2011, Australia: 2.93% Oct-2011, Australia: 2.80% Sep-2011, Australia: 2.54% Aug-2011, Australia: 2.27% Jul-2011, Australia: 2.09% Jun-2011, Australia: 2.10% May-2011, Australia: 2.28% Apr-2011, Australia: 2.50% Mar-2011, Australia: 2.58% Feb-2011, Australia: 2.46% Jan-2011, Australia: 2.28% Dec-2010, Australia: 2.19% Nov-2010, Australia: 2.30% Oct-2010, Australia: 2.66% Sep-2010, Australia: 3.18% Aug-2010, Australia: 3.70% Jul-2010, Australia: 4.02% Jun-2010, Australia: 4.08% May-2010, Australia: 3.97% Apr-2010, Australia: 3.89% Mar-2010, Australia: 4.05% Feb-2010, Australia: 4.47% Jan-2010, Australia: 5.05% Dec-2009, Australia: 5.62% Nov-2009, Australia: 6.03% Oct-2009, Australia: 6.19% Sep-2009, Australia: 6.09% Aug-2009, Australia: 5.79% Jul-2009, Australia: 5.48% Jun-2009, Australia: 5.24% May-2009, Australia: 5.02% Apr-2009, Australia: 4.73% Mar-2009, Australia: 4.33% Feb-2009, Australia: 3.80% Jan-2009, Australia: 3.17% Dec-2008, Australia: 2.60% Nov-2008, Australia: 2.20% Oct-2008, Australia: 2.05% Sep-2008, Australia: 2.25% Aug-2008, Australia: 2.77% Jul-2008, Australia: 3.41% Jun-2008, Australia: 4.01% May-2008, Australia: 4.54% Apr-2008, Australia: 5.04% Mar-2008, Australia: 5.57% Feb-2008, Australia: 6.17% Jan-2008, Australia: 6.84% Dec-2007, Australia: 7.49% Nov-2007, Australia: 8.00% Oct-2007, Australia: 8.27% Sep-2007, Australia: 8.16% Aug-2007, Australia: 7.81% Jul-2007, Australia: 7.44% Jun-2007, Australia: 7.19% May-2007, Australia: 7.13% Apr-2007, Australia: 7.19% Mar-2007, Australia: 7.35% Feb-2007, Australia: 7.52% Jan-2007, Australia: 7.57% Dec-2006, Australia: 7.45% Nov-2006, Australia: 7.19% Oct-2006, Australia: 6.85% Sep-2006, Australia: 6.56% Aug-2006, Australia: 6.38% Jul-2006, Australia: 6.23% Jun-2006, Australia: 6.08% May-2006, Australia: 5.87% Apr-2006, Australia: 5.55% Mar-2006, Australia: 5.08% Feb-2006, Australia: 4.44% Jan-2006, Australia: 3.75% Dec-2005, Australia: 3.11% Nov-2005, Australia: 2.63% Oct-2005, Australia: 2.35% Sep-2005, Australia: 2.22% Aug-2005, Australia: 2.17% Jul-2005, Australia: 2.20% Jun-2005, Australia: 2.29% May-2005, Australia: 2.40% Apr-2005, Australia: 2.50% Mar-2005, Australia: 2.59% Feb-2005, Australia: 2.77% Jan-2005, Australia: 3.12% Dec-2004, Australia: 3.60% Nov-2004, Australia: 4.27% Oct-2004, Australia: 5.12% Sep-2004, Australia: 6.04% Aug-2004, Australia: 6.90% Jul-2004, Australia: 7.61% Jun-2004, Australia: 8.12% May-2004, Australia: 8.50% Apr-2004, Australia: 8.76% Mar-2004, Australia: 8.96% Feb-2004, Australia: 9.10% Jan-2004, Australia: 9.12% Dec-2003, Australia: 9.02% Nov-2003, Australia: 8.78% Oct-2003, Australia: 8.36% Sep-2003, Australia: 7.83% Aug-2003, Australia: 7.27% Jul-2003, Australia: 6.72% Jun-2003, Australia: 6.25% May-2003, Australia: 5.89% Apr-2003, Australia: 5.75% Mar-2003, Australia: 5.79% Feb-2003, Australia: 5.97% Jan-2003, Australia: 6.32% Dec-2016, South Australia: 3.47% Nov-2016, South Australia: 3.72% Oct-2016, South Australia: 3.97% Sep-2016, South Australia: 4.17% Aug-2016, South Australia: 4.29% Jul-2016, South Australia: 4.26% Jun-2016, South Australia: 4.08% May-2016, South Australia: 3.84% Apr-2016, South Australia: 3.65% Mar-2016, South Australia: 3.56% Feb-2016, South Australia: 3.52% Jan-2016, South Australia: 3.52% Dec-2015, South Australia: 3.48% Nov-2015, South Australia: 3.44% Oct-2015, South Australia: 3.47% Sep-2015, South Australia: 3.59% Aug-2015, South Australia: 4.59% Jul-2015, South Australia: 5.03% Jun-2015, South Australia: 5.51% May-2015, South Australia: 5.84% Apr-2015, South Australia: 5.90% Mar-2015, South Australia: 5.76% Feb-2015, South Australia: 5.49% Jan-2015, South Australia: 5.12% Dec-2014, South Australia: 4.75% Nov-2014, South Australia: 4.37% Oct-2014, South Australia: 3.99% Sep-2014, South Australia: 3.68% Aug-2014, South Australia: 2.75% Jul-2014, South Australia: 2.66% Jun-2014, South Australia: 2.74% May-2014, South Australia: 2.94% Apr-2014, South Australia: 3.21% Mar-2014, South Australia: 3.46% Feb-2014, South Australia: 3.59% Jan-2014, South Australia: 3.59% Dec-2013, South Australia: 3.48% Nov-2013, South Australia: 3.24% Oct-2013, South Australia: 2.86% Sep-2013, South Australia: 2.32% Aug-2013, South Australia: 1.60% Jul-2013, South Australia: 0.74% Jun-2013, South Australia: -0.12% May-2013, South Australia: -0.75% Apr-2013, South Australia: -1.12% Mar-2013, South Australia: -1.26% Feb-2013, South Australia: -1.19% Jan-2013, South Australia: -0.97% Dec-2012, South Australia: -0.72% Nov-2012, South Australia: -0.41% Oct-2012, South Australia: 0.05% Sep-2012, South Australia: 0.66% Aug-2012, South Australia: 1.37% Jul-2012, South Australia: 1.99% Jun-2012, South Australia: 2.25% May-2012, South Australia: 2.01% Apr-2012, South Australia: 1.50% Mar-2012, South Australia: 0.92% Feb-2012, South Australia: 0.48% Jan-2012, South Australia: 0.25% Dec-2011, South Australia: 0.20% Nov-2011, South Australia: 0.13% Oct-2011, South Australia: -0.15% Sep-2011, South Australia: -0.74% Aug-2011, South Australia: -1.54% Jul-2011, South Australia: -2.23% Jun-2011, South Australia: -2.48% May-2011, South Australia: -2.16% Apr-2011, South Australia: -1.50% Mar-2011, South Australia: -0.75% Feb-2011, South Australia: -0.09% Jan-2011, South Australia: 0.38% Dec-2010, South Australia: 0.71% Nov-2010, South Australia: 1.04% Oct-2010, South Australia: 1.47% Sep-2010, South Australia: 2.10% Aug-2010, South Australia: 2.88% Jul-2010, South Australia: 3.51% Jun-2010, South Australia: 3.90% May-2010, South Australia: 3.98% Apr-2010, South Australia: 3.89% Mar-2010, South Australia: 3.76% Feb-2010, South Australia: 3.55% Jan-2010, South Australia: 3.30% Dec-2009, South Australia: 3.00% Nov-2009, South Australia: 2.66% Oct-2009, South Australia: 2.33% Sep-2009, South Australia: 2.08% Aug-2009, South Australia: 2.03% Jul-2009, South Australia: 2.32% Jun-2009, South Australia: 2.88% May-2009, South Australia: 3.51% Apr-2009, South Australia: 4.09% Mar-2009, South Australia: 4.48% Feb-2009, South Australia: 4.88% Jan-2009, South Australia: 5.36% Dec-2008, South Australia: 6.14% Nov-2008, South Australia: 7.24% Oct-2008, South Australia: 8.50% Sep-2008, South Australia: 9.72% Aug-2008, South Australia: 10.62% Jul-2008, South Australia: 10.95% Jun-2008, South Australia: 10.74% May-2008, South Australia: 10.24% Apr-2008, South Australia: 9.70% Mar-2008, South Australia: 9.32% Feb-2008, South Australia: 9.13% Jan-2008, South Australia: 9.04% Dec-2007, South Australia: 8.84% Nov-2007, South Australia: 8.45% Oct-2007, South Australia: 8.00% Sep-2007, South Australia: 7.47% Aug-2007, South Australia: 7.03% Jul-2007, South Australia: 6.92% Jun-2007, South Australia: 7.14% May-2007, South Australia: 7.49% Apr-2007, South Australia: 7.84% Mar-2007, South Australia: 8.19% Feb-2007, South Australia: 8.49% Jan-2007, South Australia: 8.64% Dec-2006, South Australia: 8.58% Nov-2006, South Australia: 8.17% Oct-2006, South Australia: 7.39% Sep-2006, South Australia: 6.63% Aug-2006, South Australia: 6.04% Jul-2006, South Australia: 5.56% Jun-2006, South Australia: 5.18% May-2006, South Australia: 4.82% Apr-2006, South Australia: 4.34% Mar-2006, South Australia: 3.60% Feb-2006, South Australia: 2.60% Jan-2006, South Australia: 1.62% Dec-2005, South Australia: 0.97% Nov-2005, South Australia: 0.78% Oct-2005, South Australia: 1.04% Sep-2005, South Australia: 1.36% Aug-2005, South Australia: 1.48% Jul-2005, South Australia: 1.54% Jun-2005, South Australia: 1.56% May-2005, South Australia: 1.69% Apr-2005, South Australia: 2.02% Mar-2005, South Australia: 2.55% Feb-2005, South Australia: 3.25% Jan-2005, South Australia: 4.03% Dec-2004, South Australia: 4.82% Nov-2004, South Australia: 5.64% Oct-2004, South Australia: 6.46% Sep-2004, South Australia: 7.13% Aug-2004, South Australia: 7.54% Jul-2004, South Australia: 7.56% Jun-2004, South Australia: 7.26% May-2004, South Australia: 6.89% Apr-2004, South Australia: 6.55% Mar-2004, South Australia: 6.42% Feb-2004, South Australia: 6.33% Jan-2004, South Australia: 6.03% Dec-2003, South Australia: 5.35% Nov-2003, South Australia: 4.40% Oct-2003, South Australia: 3.49% Sep-2003, South Australia: 2.96% Aug-2003, South Australia: 2.93% Jul-2003, South Australia: 3.27% Jun-2003, South Australia: 3.81% May-2003, South Australia: 4.26% Apr-2003, South Australia: 4.65% Mar-2003, South Australia: 4.98% Feb-2003, South Australia: 5.37% Jan-2003, South Australia: 6.11%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics. Retail Trade, Australia, catalogue number 8501.0. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Retail trade
South AustraliaAustralia
MonthTurnover ($m) % change from corresponding month of previous year Turnover ($m) % change from corresponding month of previous year
Dec-20161,665.63.4725,683.03.23
Nov-20161,663.13.7225,610.03.25
Oct-20161,660.63.9725,530.03.26
Sep-20161,658.04.1725,441.03.24
Aug-20161,655.24.2925,348.03.22
Jul-20161,651.84.2625,261.03.23
Jun-20161,647.24.0825,190.03.28
May-20161,641.23.8425,138.03.40
Apr-20161,634.63.6525,098.03.59
Mar-20161,628.13.5625,059.03.80
Feb-20161,622.03.5225,011.04.00
Jan-20161,616.13.5224,951.04.13
Dec-20151,609.83.4824,879.04.20
Nov-20151,603.43.4424,803.04.21
Oct-20151,597.23.4724,724.04.19
Sep-20151,591.63.5924,642.04.15
Aug-20151,587.14.5924,557.04.80
Jul-20151,584.35.0324,472.04.79
Jun-20151,582.65.5124,390.04.79
May-20151,580.55.8424,311.04.75
Apr-20151,577.05.9024,229.04.63
Mar-20151,572.25.7624,141.04.44
Feb-20151,566.85.4924,050.04.28
Jan-20151,561.15.1223,960.04.22
Dec-20141,555.74.7523,877.04.31
Nov-20141,550.14.3723,802.05.28
Oct-20141,543.73.9923,731.05.63
Sep-20141,536.43.6823,660.05.98
Aug-20141,517.42.7523,433.05.56
Jul-20141,508.42.6623,353.05.69
Jun-20141,499.92.7423,274.05.69
May-20141,493.32.9423,208.05.62
Apr-20141,489.13.2123,157.05.59
Mar-20141,486.63.4623,114.05.64
Feb-20141,485.33.5923,062.05.70
Jan-20141,485.03.5922,990.05.71
Dec-20131,485.23.4822,889.05.56
Nov-20131,485.23.2422,609.04.50
Oct-20131,484.42.8622,466.03.92
Sep-20131,481.82.3222,326.03.26
Aug-20131,476.81.6022,198.02.63
Jul-20131,469.30.7422,095.02.22
Jun-20131,459.9-0.1222,022.02.17
May-20131,450.7-0.7521,973.02.42
Apr-20131,442.8-1.1221,931.02.82
Mar-20131,436.9-1.2621,880.03.17
Feb-20131,433.8-1.1921,818.03.38
Jan-20131,433.6-0.9721,749.03.40
Dec-20121,435.3-0.7221,683.03.26
Nov-20121,438.6-0.4121,636.03.14
Oct-20121,443.10.0521,619.03.22
Sep-20121,448.20.6621,622.03.46
Aug-20121,453.61.3721,630.03.80
Jul-20121,458.51.9921,615.04.05
Jun-20121,461.62.2521,555.04.07
May-20121,461.62.0121,454.03.86
Apr-20121,459.21.5021,330.03.50
Mar-20121,455.30.9221,207.03.15
Feb-20121,451.10.4821,105.02.92
Jan-20121,447.60.2521,034.02.85
Dec-20111,445.70.2020,998.02.91
Nov-20111,444.50.1320,977.02.93
Oct-20111,442.4-0.1520,945.02.80
Sep-20111,438.7-0.7420,898.02.54
Aug-20111,434.0-1.5420,838.02.27
Jul-20111,430.0-2.2320,773.02.09
Jun-20111,429.5-2.4820,711.02.10
May-20111,432.8-2.1620,657.02.28
Apr-20111,437.7-1.5020,609.02.50
Mar-20111,442.0-0.7520,560.02.58
Feb-20111,444.2-0.0920,506.02.46
Jan-20111,444.00.3820,450.02.28
Dec-20101,442.80.7120,404.02.19
Nov-20101,442.61.0420,379.02.30
Oct-20101,444.51.4720,375.02.66
Sep-20101,449.42.1020,380.03.18
Aug-20101,456.52.8820,376.03.70
Jul-20101,462.63.5120,347.04.02
Jun-20101,465.93.9020,285.04.08
May-20101,464.43.9820,196.03.97
Apr-20101,459.63.8920,106.03.89
Mar-20101,452.93.7620,044.04.05
Feb-20101,445.53.5520,012.04.47
Jan-20101,438.63.3019,994.05.05
Dec-20091,432.73.0019,968.05.62
Nov-20091,427.82.6619,921.06.03
Oct-20091,423.62.3319,848.06.19
Sep-20091,419.62.0819,752.06.09
Aug-20091,415.72.0319,650.05.79
Jul-20091,413.02.3219,560.05.48
Jun-20091,410.92.8819,489.05.24
May-20091,408.43.5119,425.05.02
Apr-20091,405.04.0919,353.04.73
Mar-20091,400.24.4819,263.04.33
Feb-20091,395.94.8819,157.03.80
Jan-20091,392.65.3619,033.03.17
Dec-20081,391.06.1418,906.02.60
Nov-20081,390.87.2418,787.02.20
Oct-20081,391.28.5018,690.02.05
Sep-20081,390.79.7218,619.02.25
Aug-20081,387.610.6218,574.02.77
Jul-20081,381.010.9518,544.03.41
Jun-20081,371.410.7418,519.04.01
May-20081,360.610.2418,497.04.54
Apr-20081,349.89.7018,479.05.04
Mar-20081,340.19.3218,465.05.57
Feb-20081,331.09.1318,456.06.17
Jan-20081,321.79.0418,448.06.84
Dec-20071,310.58.8418,426.07.49
Nov-20071,296.98.4518,383.08.00
Oct-20071,282.28.0018,315.08.27
Sep-20071,267.57.4718,209.08.16
Aug-20071,254.47.0318,074.07.81
Jul-20071,244.76.9217,933.07.44
Jun-20071,238.47.1417,805.07.19
May-20071,234.27.4917,694.07.13
Apr-20071,230.47.8417,592.07.19
Mar-20071,225.88.1917,491.07.35
Feb-20071,219.68.4917,384.07.52
Jan-20071,212.18.6417,266.07.57
Dec-20061,204.18.5817,142.07.45
Nov-20061,195.88.1717,022.07.19
Oct-20061,187.27.3916,917.06.85
Sep-20061,179.46.6316,835.06.56
Aug-20061,172.06.0416,765.06.38
Jul-20061,164.15.5616,692.06.23
Jun-20061,155.95.1816,610.06.08
May-20061,148.24.8216,517.05.87
Apr-20061,140.94.3416,412.05.55
Mar-20061,133.03.6016,294.05.08
Feb-20061,124.22.6016,168.04.44
Jan-20061,115.71.6216,051.03.75
Dec-20051,109.00.9715,953.03.11
Nov-20051,105.50.7815,880.02.63
Oct-20051,105.51.0415,833.02.35
Sep-20051,106.11.3615,798.02.22
Aug-20051,105.21.4815,760.02.17
Jul-20051,102.81.5415,713.02.20
Jun-20051,099.01.5615,657.02.29
May-20051,095.41.6915,601.02.40
Apr-20051,093.42.0215,549.02.50
Mar-20051,093.62.5515,506.02.59
Feb-20051,095.73.2515,480.02.77
Jan-20051,097.94.0315,471.03.12
Dec-20041,098.44.8215,471.03.60
Nov-20041,096.95.6415,473.04.27
Oct-20041,094.16.4615,470.05.12
Sep-20041,091.37.1315,455.06.04
Aug-20041,089.17.5415,426.06.90
Jul-20041,086.17.5615,374.07.61
Jun-20041,082.17.2615,307.08.12
May-20041,077.26.8915,236.08.50
Apr-20041,071.76.5515,170.08.76
Mar-20041,066.46.4215,114.08.96
Feb-20041,061.26.3315,062.09.10
Jan-20041,055.46.0315,003.09.12
Dec-20031,047.95.3514,934.09.02
Nov-20031,038.34.4014,839.08.78
Oct-20031,027.73.4914,716.08.36
Sep-20031,018.72.9614,575.07.83
Aug-20031,012.72.9314,430.07.27
Jul-20031,009.83.2714,287.06.72
Jun-20031,008.93.8114,157.06.25
May-20031,007.84.2614,042.05.89
Apr-20031,005.84.6513,948.05.75
Mar-20031,002.14.9813,871.05.79
Feb-2003998.05.3713,806.05.97
Jan-2003995.46.1113,750.06.32
Dec-2002994.7--13,698.0--
Nov-2002994.5--13,642.0--
Oct-2002993.0--13,581.0--
Sep-2002989.4--13,517.0--
Aug-2002983.9--13,452.0--
Jul-2002977.8--13,388.0--
Jun-2002971.9--13,325.0--
May-2002966.6--13,260.0--
Apr-2002961.1--13,190.0--
Mar-2002954.6--13,112.0--
Feb-2002947.1--13,028.0--
Jan-2002938.1--12,932.0--
Show me more!

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics. Retail Trade , Australia, catalogue number 8501.0. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id , the population experts.

v16.07.05-1.0.8