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In January 2017, the retail trade estimate for Western Australia rose 0.80% 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 Western Australia, updated monthly.

Retail trade - Trend estimate
Retail trade - Trend estimate Jan-2017, Australia: 3.18% Dec-2016, Australia: 3.21% 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: 3.58% Mar-2016, Australia: 3.80% Feb-2016, Australia: 3.99% 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: 4.80% May-2015, Australia: 4.75% Apr-2015, Australia: 4.63% Mar-2015, Australia: 4.44% Feb-2015, Australia: 4.27% Jan-2015, Australia: 4.21% Dec-2014, Australia: 4.31% Nov-2014, Australia: 5.28% Oct-2014, Australia: 5.64% Sep-2014, Australia: 5.99% Aug-2014, Australia: 5.57% Jul-2014, Australia: 5.70% Jun-2014, Australia: 5.68% May-2014, Australia: 5.62% Apr-2014, Australia: 5.59% Mar-2014, Australia: 5.63% Feb-2014, Australia: 5.70% Jan-2014, Australia: 5.71% Dec-2013, Australia: 5.57% 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: 3.47% 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: 2.57% 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: 3.96% Apr-2010, Australia: 3.89% Mar-2010, Australia: 4.05% Feb-2010, Australia: 4.46% 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: 4.32% 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: 7.43% 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: 7.46% 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: 2.16% 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% Jan-2017, Western Australia: 0.80% Dec-2016, Western Australia: 0.61% Nov-2016, Western Australia: 0.40% Oct-2016, Western Australia: 0.22% Sep-2016, Western Australia: 0.13% Aug-2016, Western Australia: 0.27% Jul-2016, Western Australia: 0.55% Jun-2016, Western Australia: 0.86% May-2016, Western Australia: 1.08% Apr-2016, Western Australia: 1.18% Mar-2016, Western Australia: 1.23% Feb-2016, Western Australia: 1.28% Jan-2016, Western Australia: 1.41% Dec-2015, Western Australia: 1.68% Nov-2015, Western Australia: 2.01% Oct-2015, Western Australia: 2.32% Sep-2015, Western Australia: 2.53% Aug-2015, Western Australia: 3.15% Jul-2015, Western Australia: 3.15% Jun-2015, Western Australia: 3.18% May-2015, Western Australia: 3.23% Apr-2015, Western Australia: 3.23% Mar-2015, Western Australia: 3.06% Feb-2015, Western Australia: 2.79% Jan-2015, Western Australia: 2.50% Dec-2014, Western Australia: 2.30% Nov-2014, Western Australia: 2.29% Oct-2014, Western Australia: 2.41% Sep-2014, Western Australia: 2.56% Aug-2014, Western Australia: 2.00% Jul-2014, Western Australia: 1.81% Jun-2014, Western Australia: 1.46% May-2014, Western Australia: 1.15% Apr-2014, Western Australia: 1.08% Mar-2014, Western Australia: 1.33% Feb-2014, Western Australia: 1.68% Jan-2014, Western Australia: 1.93% Dec-2013, Western Australia: 1.96% Nov-2013, Western Australia: 1.79% Oct-2013, Western Australia: 1.58% Sep-2013, Western Australia: 1.54% Aug-2013, Western Australia: 1.75% Jul-2013, Western Australia: 2.29% Jun-2013, Western Australia: 3.06% May-2013, Western Australia: 3.92% Apr-2013, Western Australia: 4.74% Mar-2013, Western Australia: 5.49% Feb-2013, Western Australia: 6.28% Jan-2013, Western Australia: 7.15% Dec-2012, Western Australia: 7.99% Nov-2012, Western Australia: 8.70% Oct-2012, Western Australia: 9.23% Sep-2012, Western Australia: 9.59% Aug-2012, Western Australia: 9.86% Jul-2012, Western Australia: 10.05% Jun-2012, Western Australia: 10.10% May-2012, Western Australia: 10.03% Apr-2012, Western Australia: 9.91% Mar-2012, Western Australia: 9.88% Feb-2012, Western Australia: 9.89% Jan-2012, Western Australia: 9.88% Dec-2011, Western Australia: 9.90% Nov-2011, Western Australia: 9.90% Oct-2011, Western Australia: 9.78% Sep-2011, Western Australia: 9.45% Aug-2011, Western Australia: 8.86% Jul-2011, Western Australia: 8.15% Jun-2011, Western Australia: 7.47% May-2011, Western Australia: 6.83% Apr-2011, Western Australia: 6.10% Mar-2011, Western Australia: 5.18% Feb-2011, Western Australia: 4.23% Jan-2011, Western Australia: 3.48% Dec-2010, Western Australia: 2.95% Nov-2010, Western Australia: 2.64% Oct-2010, Western Australia: 2.48% Sep-2010, Western Australia: 2.52% Aug-2010, Western Australia: 2.78% Jul-2010, Western Australia: 3.13% Jun-2010, Western Australia: 3.52% May-2010, Western Australia: 3.94% Apr-2010, Western Australia: 4.44% Mar-2010, Western Australia: 4.95% Feb-2010, Western Australia: 5.27% Jan-2010, Western Australia: 5.22% Dec-2009, Western Australia: 4.82% Nov-2009, Western Australia: 4.18% Oct-2009, Western Australia: 3.50% Sep-2009, Western Australia: 2.79% Aug-2009, Western Australia: 2.10% Jul-2009, Western Australia: 1.63% Jun-2009, Western Australia: 1.47% May-2009, Western Australia: 1.61% Apr-2009, Western Australia: 1.86% Mar-2009, Western Australia: 2.01% Feb-2009, Western Australia: 1.98% Jan-2009, Western Australia: 1.82% Dec-2008, Western Australia: 1.69% Nov-2008, Western Australia: 1.74% Oct-2008, Western Australia: 2.02% Sep-2008, Western Australia: 2.58% Aug-2008, Western Australia: 3.31% Jul-2008, Western Australia: 3.83% Jun-2008, Western Australia: 3.83% May-2008, Western Australia: 3.40% Apr-2008, Western Australia: 2.94% Mar-2008, Western Australia: 2.83% Feb-2008, Western Australia: 3.26% Jan-2008, Western Australia: 4.27% Dec-2007, Western Australia: 5.64% Nov-2007, Western Australia: 7.09% Oct-2007, Western Australia: 8.38% Sep-2007, Western Australia: 9.29% Aug-2007, Western Australia: 9.87% Jul-2007, Western Australia: 10.31% Jun-2007, Western Australia: 10.78% May-2007, Western Australia: 11.33% Apr-2007, Western Australia: 11.79% Mar-2007, Western Australia: 12.12% Feb-2007, Western Australia: 12.38% Jan-2007, Western Australia: 12.38% Dec-2006, Western Australia: 12.08% Nov-2006, Western Australia: 11.47% Oct-2006, Western Australia: 10.63% Sep-2006, Western Australia: 9.75% Aug-2006, Western Australia: 8.99% Jul-2006, Western Australia: 8.49% Jun-2006, Western Australia: 8.37% May-2006, Western Australia: 8.47% Apr-2006, Western Australia: 8.61% Mar-2006, Western Australia: 8.55% Feb-2006, Western Australia: 8.02% Jan-2006, Western Australia: 7.15% Dec-2005, Western Australia: 6.21% Nov-2005, Western Australia: 5.41% Oct-2005, Western Australia: 4.98% Sep-2005, Western Australia: 4.95% Aug-2005, Western Australia: 5.17% Jul-2005, Western Australia: 5.53% Jun-2005, Western Australia: 5.76% May-2005, Western Australia: 5.80% Apr-2005, Western Australia: 5.72% Mar-2005, Western Australia: 5.70% Feb-2005, Western Australia: 6.02% Jan-2005, Western Australia: 6.77% Dec-2004, Western Australia: 7.72% Nov-2004, Western Australia: 8.73% Oct-2004, Western Australia: 9.55% Sep-2004, Western Australia: 10.03% Aug-2004, Western Australia: 10.17% Jul-2004, Western Australia: 10.02% Jun-2004, Western Australia: 9.80% May-2004, Western Australia: 9.67% Apr-2004, Western Australia: 9.49% Mar-2004, Western Australia: 9.09% Feb-2004, Western Australia: 8.47% Jan-2004, Western Australia: 7.75% Dec-2003, Western Australia: 7.32% Nov-2003, Western Australia: 7.22% Oct-2003, Western Australia: 7.36% Sep-2003, Western Australia: 7.52% Aug-2003, Western Australia: 7.48% Jul-2003, Western Australia: 7.10% Jun-2003, Western Australia: 6.28% May-2003, Western Australia: 5.30% Apr-2003, Western Australia: 4.62% Mar-2003, Western Australia: 4.46% Feb-2003, Western Australia: 4.76% Jan-2003, Western Australia: 5.24%
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
Western AustraliaAustralia
MonthTurnover ($m) % change from corresponding month of previous year Turnover ($m) % change from corresponding month of previous year
Jan-20172,845.80.8025,741.03.18
Dec-20162,841.60.6125,679.03.21
Nov-20162,837.30.4025,612.03.25
Oct-20162,833.20.2225,534.03.26
Sep-20162,829.30.1325,445.03.24
Aug-20162,827.00.2725,351.03.22
Jul-20162,826.70.5525,263.03.23
Jun-20162,827.40.8625,190.03.28
May-20162,827.21.0825,135.03.40
Apr-20162,826.21.1825,093.03.58
Mar-20162,824.91.2325,054.03.80
Feb-20162,823.41.2825,007.03.99
Jan-20162,823.11.4124,949.04.13
Dec-20152,824.31.6824,880.04.20
Nov-20152,826.02.0124,806.04.21
Oct-20152,827.02.3224,728.04.19
Sep-20152,825.52.5324,646.04.15
Aug-20152,819.53.1524,559.04.80
Jul-20152,811.33.1524,473.04.79
Jun-20152,803.23.1824,390.04.80
May-20152,797.03.2324,309.04.75
Apr-20152,793.23.2324,226.04.63
Mar-20152,790.53.0624,137.04.44
Feb-20152,787.82.7924,047.04.27
Jan-20152,783.82.5023,959.04.21
Dec-20142,777.62.3023,877.04.31
Nov-20142,770.32.2923,804.05.28
Oct-20142,762.82.4123,734.05.64
Sep-20142,755.92.5623,663.05.99
Aug-20142,733.42.0023,435.05.57
Jul-20142,725.51.8123,353.05.70
Jun-20142,716.81.4623,273.05.68
May-20142,709.51.1523,206.05.62
Apr-20142,705.91.0823,155.05.59
Mar-20142,707.61.3323,112.05.63
Feb-20142,712.11.6823,062.05.70
Jan-20142,715.81.9322,991.05.71
Dec-20132,715.21.9622,891.05.57
Nov-20132,708.41.7922,611.04.50
Oct-20132,697.81.5822,467.03.92
Sep-20132,687.21.5422,327.03.26
Aug-20132,679.81.7522,198.02.63
Jul-20132,677.12.2922,095.02.22
Jun-20132,677.73.0622,021.02.17
May-20132,678.83.9221,971.02.42
Apr-20132,676.94.7421,929.02.82
Mar-20132,672.15.4921,879.03.17
Feb-20132,667.36.2821,818.03.38
Jan-20132,664.57.1521,749.03.40
Dec-20122,662.97.9921,683.03.26
Nov-20122,660.78.7021,637.03.14
Oct-20122,655.89.2321,620.03.22
Sep-20122,646.59.5921,623.03.47
Aug-20122,633.69.8621,630.03.80
Jul-20122,617.210.0521,615.04.05
Jun-20122,598.310.1021,554.04.07
May-20122,577.710.0321,453.03.86
Apr-20122,555.79.9121,329.03.50
Mar-20122,533.19.8821,207.03.15
Feb-20122,509.69.8921,104.02.92
Jan-20122,486.69.8821,034.02.85
Dec-20112,465.99.9020,999.02.91
Nov-20112,447.89.9020,978.02.93
Oct-20112,431.39.7820,946.02.80
Sep-20112,414.99.4520,899.02.54
Aug-20112,397.28.8620,839.02.27
Jul-20112,378.28.1520,773.02.09
Jun-20112,360.07.4720,711.02.10
May-20112,342.86.8320,656.02.28
Apr-20112,325.36.1020,608.02.50
Mar-20112,305.35.1820,559.02.57
Feb-20112,283.84.2320,505.02.46
Jan-20112,263.03.4820,450.02.28
Dec-20102,243.72.9520,405.02.19
Nov-20102,227.32.6420,380.02.30
Oct-20102,214.72.4820,376.02.66
Sep-20102,206.42.5220,380.03.18
Aug-20102,202.02.7820,376.03.70
Jul-20102,199.03.1320,347.04.02
Jun-20102,195.93.5220,285.04.08
May-20102,193.03.9420,195.03.96
Apr-20102,191.74.4420,106.03.89
Mar-20102,191.84.9520,044.04.05
Feb-20102,191.25.2720,012.04.46
Jan-20102,186.95.2219,994.05.05
Dec-20092,179.44.8219,968.05.62
Nov-20092,170.04.1819,921.06.03
Oct-20092,161.13.5019,848.06.19
Sep-20092,152.12.7919,753.06.09
Aug-20092,142.42.1019,650.05.79
Jul-20092,132.21.6319,560.05.48
Jun-20092,121.31.4719,489.05.24
May-20092,109.91.6119,425.05.02
Apr-20092,098.61.8619,353.04.73
Mar-20092,088.52.0119,263.04.32
Feb-20092,081.51.9819,157.03.80
Jan-20092,078.41.8219,033.03.17
Dec-20082,079.21.6918,906.02.60
Nov-20082,082.91.7418,788.02.20
Oct-20082,088.12.0218,690.02.05
Sep-20082,093.62.5818,619.02.25
Aug-20082,098.33.3118,574.02.77
Jul-20082,098.13.8318,544.03.41
Jun-20082,090.63.8318,519.04.01
May-20082,076.43.4018,497.04.54
Apr-20082,060.32.9418,478.05.04
Mar-20082,047.42.8318,465.05.57
Feb-20082,041.13.2618,456.06.17
Jan-20082,041.24.2718,448.06.84
Dec-20072,044.75.6418,426.07.49
Nov-20072,047.37.0918,383.08.00
Oct-20072,046.78.3818,316.08.27
Sep-20072,040.99.2918,209.08.16
Aug-20072,031.09.8718,074.07.81
Jul-20072,020.810.3117,933.07.43
Jun-20072,013.410.7817,805.07.19
May-20072,008.111.3317,694.07.13
Apr-20072,001.411.7917,592.07.19
Mar-20071,991.012.1217,491.07.35
Feb-20071,976.612.3817,384.07.52
Jan-20071,957.612.3817,266.07.57
Dec-20061,935.512.0817,142.07.46
Nov-20061,911.811.4717,022.07.19
Oct-20061,888.510.6316,917.06.85
Sep-20061,867.49.7516,835.06.56
Aug-20061,848.58.9916,765.06.38
Jul-20061,832.08.4916,692.06.23
Jun-20061,817.48.3716,610.06.08
May-20061,803.88.4716,517.05.87
Apr-20061,790.48.6116,412.05.55
Mar-20061,775.78.5516,294.05.08
Feb-20061,758.98.0216,168.04.44
Jan-20061,742.07.1516,051.03.75
Dec-20051,726.96.2115,953.03.11
Nov-20051,715.15.4115,880.02.63
Oct-20051,707.04.9815,833.02.35
Sep-20051,701.54.9515,798.02.22
Aug-20051,696.05.1715,760.02.16
Jul-20051,688.65.5315,712.02.20
Jun-20051,677.15.7615,657.02.29
May-20051,663.05.8015,601.02.40
Apr-20051,648.45.7215,549.02.50
Mar-20051,635.95.7015,506.02.59
Feb-20051,628.36.0215,480.02.77
Jan-20051,625.76.7715,471.03.12
Dec-20041,626.07.7215,471.03.60
Nov-20041,627.18.7315,473.04.27
Oct-20041,626.09.5515,470.05.12
Sep-20041,621.210.0315,455.06.04
Aug-20041,612.610.1715,426.06.90
Jul-20041,600.110.0215,374.07.61
Jun-20041,585.89.8015,307.08.12
May-20041,571.89.6715,236.08.50
Apr-20041,559.29.4915,170.08.76
Mar-20041,547.79.0915,114.08.96
Feb-20041,535.98.4715,062.09.10
Jan-20041,522.67.7515,004.09.12
Dec-20031,509.57.3214,934.09.02
Nov-20031,496.47.2214,839.08.78
Oct-20031,484.37.3614,716.08.36
Sep-20031,473.47.5214,575.07.83
Aug-20031,463.77.4814,430.07.27
Jul-20031,454.47.1014,287.06.72
Jun-20031,444.26.2814,157.06.25
May-20031,433.25.3014,042.05.89
Apr-20031,424.04.6213,948.05.75
Mar-20031,418.74.4613,871.05.79
Feb-20031,416.04.7613,806.05.97
Jan-20031,413.15.2413,750.06.32
Dec-20021,406.6--13,698.0--
Nov-20021,395.6--13,642.0--
Oct-20021,382.5--13,581.0--
Sep-20021,370.3--13,517.0--
Aug-20021,361.8--13,452.0--
Jul-20021,358.0--13,388.0--
Jun-20021,358.9--13,325.0--
May-20021,361.0--13,260.0--
Apr-20021,361.1--13,190.0--
Mar-20021,358.1--13,112.0--
Feb-20021,351.7--13,028.0--
Jan-20021,342.7--12,932.0--
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Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics. Retail Trade , Australia, catalogue number 8501.0. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id , the population experts.

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