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In January 2018, the retail trade estimate for Queensland rose 1.29% 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 Queensland, updated monthly.

Retail trade - Trend estimate
Retail trade - Trend estimate Jan-2018, Australia: 2.26% Dec-2017, Australia: 2.09% Nov-2017, Australia: 1.96% Oct-2017, Australia: 1.96% Sep-2017, Australia: 2.16% Aug-2017, Australia: 2.54% Jul-2017, Australia: 2.93% Jun-2017, Australia: 3.21% May-2017, Australia: 3.29% Apr-2017, Australia: 3.18% Mar-2017, Australia: 2.97% Feb-2017, Australia: 2.84% Jan-2017, Australia: 2.87% Dec-2016, Australia: 3.04% Nov-2016, Australia: 3.22% Oct-2016, Australia: 3.31% Sep-2016, Australia: 3.29% Aug-2016, Australia: 3.23% Jul-2016, Australia: 3.21% Jun-2016, Australia: 3.26% May-2016, Australia: 3.38% Apr-2016, Australia: 3.57% Mar-2016, Australia: 3.80% Feb-2016, Australia: 4.01% Jan-2016, Australia: 4.15% Dec-2015, Australia: 4.21% Nov-2015, Australia: 4.22% Oct-2015, Australia: 4.20% Sep-2015, Australia: 4.17% Aug-2015, Australia: 4.81% Jul-2015, Australia: 4.79% Jun-2015, Australia: 4.78% May-2015, Australia: 4.73% Apr-2015, Australia: 4.60% Mar-2015, Australia: 4.43% Feb-2015, Australia: 4.28% Jan-2015, Australia: 4.23% Dec-2014, Australia: 4.33% Nov-2014, Australia: 5.29% Oct-2014, Australia: 5.65% Sep-2014, Australia: 5.99% Aug-2014, Australia: 5.56% Jul-2014, Australia: 5.67% Jun-2014, Australia: 5.66% May-2014, Australia: 5.60% Apr-2014, Australia: 5.58% Mar-2014, Australia: 5.64% Feb-2014, Australia: 5.72% Jan-2014, Australia: 5.72% Dec-2013, Australia: 5.58% Nov-2013, Australia: 4.51% Oct-2013, Australia: 3.92% Sep-2013, Australia: 3.26% Aug-2013, Australia: 2.63% Jul-2013, Australia: 2.22% Jun-2013, Australia: 2.16% May-2013, Australia: 2.40% Apr-2013, Australia: 2.81% Mar-2013, Australia: 3.17% Feb-2013, Australia: 3.38% Jan-2013, Australia: 3.41% Dec-2012, Australia: 3.27% Nov-2012, Australia: 3.15% Oct-2012, Australia: 3.22% Sep-2012, Australia: 3.46% Aug-2012, Australia: 3.79% 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: 2.86% 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: 2.47% Jan-2011, Australia: 2.29% 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: 4.32% 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-2018, Queensland: 1.29% Dec-2017, Queensland: 0.77% Nov-2017, Queensland: 0.36% Oct-2017, Queensland: 0.20% Sep-2017, Queensland: 0.42% Aug-2017, Queensland: 1.03% Jul-2017, Queensland: 1.75% Jun-2017, Queensland: 2.37% May-2017, Queensland: 2.71% Apr-2017, Queensland: 2.76% Mar-2017, Queensland: 2.68% Feb-2017, Queensland: 2.67% Jan-2017, Queensland: 2.88% Dec-2016, Queensland: 3.29% Nov-2016, Queensland: 3.71% Oct-2016, Queensland: 3.90% Sep-2016, Queensland: 3.72% Aug-2016, Queensland: 3.18% Jul-2016, Queensland: 2.48% Jun-2016, Queensland: 1.79% May-2016, Queensland: 1.29% Apr-2016, Queensland: 1.14% Mar-2016, Queensland: 1.35% Feb-2016, Queensland: 1.81% Jan-2016, Queensland: 2.34% Dec-2015, Queensland: 2.79% Nov-2015, Queensland: 3.09% Oct-2015, Queensland: 3.22% Sep-2015, Queensland: 3.20% Aug-2015, Queensland: 3.58% Jul-2015, Queensland: 3.49% Jun-2015, Queensland: 3.45% May-2015, Queensland: 3.43% Apr-2015, Queensland: 3.35% Mar-2015, Queensland: 3.13% Feb-2015, Queensland: 2.77% Jan-2015, Queensland: 2.33% Dec-2014, Queensland: 1.89% Nov-2014, Queensland: 2.29% Oct-2014, Queensland: 2.24% Sep-2014, Queensland: 2.46% Aug-2014, Queensland: 2.45% Jul-2014, Queensland: 2.99% Jun-2014, Queensland: 3.49% May-2014, Queensland: 3.85% Apr-2014, Queensland: 4.11% Mar-2014, Queensland: 4.35% Feb-2014, Queensland: 4.61% Jan-2014, Queensland: 4.89% Dec-2013, Queensland: 5.18% Nov-2013, Queensland: 4.63% Oct-2013, Queensland: 4.59% Sep-2013, Queensland: 4.38% Aug-2013, Queensland: 4.07% Jul-2013, Queensland: 3.83% Jun-2013, Queensland: 3.81% May-2013, Queensland: 4.05% Apr-2013, Queensland: 4.48% Mar-2013, Queensland: 4.96% Feb-2013, Queensland: 5.38% Jan-2013, Queensland: 5.60% Dec-2012, Queensland: 5.59% Nov-2012, Queensland: 5.45% Oct-2012, Queensland: 5.35% Sep-2012, Queensland: 5.29% Aug-2012, Queensland: 5.25% Jul-2012, Queensland: 5.24% Jun-2012, Queensland: 5.22% May-2012, Queensland: 5.13% Apr-2012, Queensland: 4.92% Mar-2012, Queensland: 4.62% Feb-2012, Queensland: 4.29% Jan-2012, Queensland: 4.03% Dec-2011, Queensland: 3.84% Nov-2011, Queensland: 3.65% Oct-2011, Queensland: 3.44% Sep-2011, Queensland: 3.28% Aug-2011, Queensland: 3.21% Jul-2011, Queensland: 3.17% Jun-2011, Queensland: 3.13% May-2011, Queensland: 3.06% Apr-2011, Queensland: 2.91% Mar-2011, Queensland: 2.58% Feb-2011, Queensland: 2.07% Jan-2011, Queensland: 1.51% Dec-2010, Queensland: 1.09% Nov-2010, Queensland: 0.97% Oct-2010, Queensland: 1.07% Sep-2010, Queensland: 1.28% Aug-2010, Queensland: 1.43% Jul-2010, Queensland: 1.39% Jun-2010, Queensland: 1.21% May-2010, Queensland: 1.01% Apr-2010, Queensland: 0.99% Mar-2010, Queensland: 1.27% Feb-2010, Queensland: 1.86% Jan-2010, Queensland: 2.66% Dec-2009, Queensland: 3.42% Nov-2009, Queensland: 3.95% Oct-2009, Queensland: 4.28% Sep-2009, Queensland: 4.51% Aug-2009, Queensland: 4.76% Jul-2009, Queensland: 5.08% Jun-2009, Queensland: 5.37% May-2009, Queensland: 5.54% Apr-2009, Queensland: 5.47% Mar-2009, Queensland: 5.13% Feb-2009, Queensland: 4.56% Jan-2009, Queensland: 3.90% Dec-2008, Queensland: 3.41% Nov-2008, Queensland: 3.20% Oct-2008, Queensland: 3.22% Sep-2008, Queensland: 3.45% Aug-2008, Queensland: 3.85% Jul-2008, Queensland: 4.35% Jun-2008, Queensland: 4.92% May-2008, Queensland: 5.59% Apr-2008, Queensland: 6.43% Mar-2008, Queensland: 7.48% Feb-2008, Queensland: 8.73% Jan-2008, Queensland: 9.97% Dec-2007, Queensland: 10.94% Nov-2007, Queensland: 11.52% Oct-2007, Queensland: 11.67% Sep-2007, Queensland: 11.36% Aug-2007, Queensland: 10.81% Jul-2007, Queensland: 10.23% Jun-2007, Queensland: 9.77% May-2007, Queensland: 9.36% Apr-2007, Queensland: 8.89% Mar-2007, Queensland: 8.32% Feb-2007, Queensland: 7.66% Jan-2007, Queensland: 7.03% Dec-2006, Queensland: 6.56% Nov-2006, Queensland: 6.32% Oct-2006, Queensland: 6.38% Sep-2006, Queensland: 6.68% Aug-2006, Queensland: 7.02% Jul-2006, Queensland: 7.22% Jun-2006, Queensland: 7.15% May-2006, Queensland: 6.86% Apr-2006, Queensland: 6.47% Mar-2006, Queensland: 6.11% Feb-2006, Queensland: 5.76% Jan-2006, Queensland: 5.31% Dec-2005, Queensland: 4.76% Nov-2005, Queensland: 4.07% Oct-2005, Queensland: 3.24% Sep-2005, Queensland: 2.35% Aug-2005, Queensland: 1.63% Jul-2005, Queensland: 1.28% Jun-2005, Queensland: 1.44% May-2005, Queensland: 1.97% Apr-2005, Queensland: 2.62% Mar-2005, Queensland: 3.16% Feb-2005, Queensland: 3.56% Jan-2005, Queensland: 4.01% Dec-2004, Queensland: 4.56% Nov-2004, Queensland: 5.41% Oct-2004, Queensland: 6.76% Sep-2004, Queensland: 8.46% Aug-2004, Queensland: 10.15% Jul-2004, Queensland: 11.52% Jun-2004, Queensland: 12.41% May-2004, Queensland: 12.90% Apr-2004, Queensland: 13.14% Mar-2004, Queensland: 13.28% Feb-2004, Queensland: 13.37% Jan-2004, Queensland: 13.37% Dec-2003, Queensland: 13.27% Nov-2003, Queensland: 13.04% Oct-2003, Queensland: 12.49% Sep-2003, Queensland: 11.72% Aug-2003, Queensland: 10.82% Jul-2003, Queensland: 9.85% Jun-2003, Queensland: 8.97% May-2003, Queensland: 8.29% Apr-2003, Queensland: 7.88% Mar-2003, Queensland: 7.75% Feb-2003, Queensland: 7.89% Jan-2003, Queensland: 8.28%
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
QueenslandAustralia
MonthTurnover ($m) % change from corresponding month of previous year Turnover ($m) % change from corresponding month of previous year
Jan-20185,225.81.2926,259.02.26
Dec-20175,210.00.7726,185.02.09
Nov-20175,196.30.3626,118.01.96
Oct-20175,184.10.2026,054.01.96
Sep-20175,176.00.4226,010.02.16
Aug-20175,174.11.0325,994.02.54
Jul-20175,174.31.7525,990.02.93
Jun-20175,172.62.3725,978.03.21
May-20175,166.52.7125,942.03.29
Apr-20175,157.92.7625,879.03.18
Mar-20175,151.92.6825,800.02.97
Feb-20175,151.82.6725,727.02.84
Jan-20175,159.32.8825,679.02.87
Dec-20165,170.33.2925,649.03.04
Nov-20165,177.73.7125,614.03.22
Oct-20165,174.03.9025,552.03.31
Sep-20165,154.53.7225,459.03.29
Aug-20165,121.63.1825,351.03.23
Jul-20165,085.22.4825,250.03.21
Jun-20165,052.71.7925,171.03.26
May-20165,030.21.2925,116.03.38
Apr-20165,019.51.1425,083.03.57
Mar-20165,017.51.3525,055.03.80
Feb-20165,017.91.8125,018.04.01
Jan-20165,014.82.3424,963.04.15
Dec-20155,005.72.7924,894.04.21
Nov-20154,992.73.0924,816.04.22
Oct-20154,979.73.2224,735.04.20
Sep-20154,969.53.2024,649.04.17
Aug-20154,963.63.5824,557.04.81
Jul-20154,962.03.4924,464.04.79
Jun-20154,963.93.4524,376.04.78
May-20154,966.23.4324,295.04.73
Apr-20154,963.13.3524,217.04.60
Mar-20154,950.53.1324,137.04.43
Feb-20154,928.72.7724,054.04.28
Jan-20154,900.32.3323,969.04.23
Dec-20144,869.91.8923,887.04.33
Nov-20144,843.02.2923,811.05.29
Oct-20144,824.22.2423,737.05.65
Sep-20144,815.32.4623,663.05.99
Aug-20144,792.02.4523,430.05.56
Jul-20144,794.72.9923,346.05.67
Jun-20144,798.53.4923,265.05.66
May-20144,801.33.8523,199.05.60
Apr-20144,802.24.1123,152.05.58
Mar-20144,800.44.3523,114.05.64
Feb-20144,795.74.6123,067.05.72
Jan-20144,788.74.8922,997.05.72
Dec-20134,779.45.1822,896.05.58
Nov-20134,734.84.6322,614.04.51
Oct-20134,718.64.5922,468.03.92
Sep-20134,699.64.3822,327.03.26
Aug-20134,677.44.0722,197.02.63
Jul-20134,655.33.8322,092.02.22
Jun-20134,636.93.8122,018.02.16
May-20134,623.54.0521,968.02.40
Apr-20134,612.74.4821,928.02.81
Mar-20134,600.44.9621,879.03.17
Feb-20134,584.55.3821,819.03.38
Jan-20134,565.35.6021,752.03.41
Dec-20124,544.25.5921,686.03.27
Nov-20124,525.45.4521,639.03.15
Oct-20124,511.65.3521,620.03.22
Sep-20124,502.45.2921,622.03.46
Aug-20124,494.35.2521,628.03.79
Jul-20124,483.65.2421,613.04.05
Jun-20124,466.85.2221,553.04.07
May-20124,443.75.1321,452.03.86
Apr-20124,415.04.9221,329.03.50
Mar-20124,382.94.6221,207.03.15
Feb-20124,350.54.2921,105.02.92
Jan-20124,323.04.0321,035.02.86
Dec-20114,303.73.8420,999.02.91
Nov-20114,291.63.6520,978.02.93
Oct-20114,282.53.4420,945.02.80
Sep-20114,276.33.2820,898.02.54
Aug-20114,270.13.2120,838.02.27
Jul-20114,260.43.1720,773.02.09
Jun-20114,245.23.1320,711.02.10
May-20114,226.73.0620,656.02.28
Apr-20114,208.02.9120,608.02.50
Mar-20114,189.22.5820,560.02.57
Feb-20114,171.52.0720,506.02.47
Jan-20114,155.41.5120,451.02.29
Dec-20104,144.51.0920,405.02.19
Nov-20104,140.30.9720,380.02.30
Oct-20104,140.21.0720,375.02.66
Sep-20104,140.61.2820,380.03.18
Aug-20104,137.31.4320,376.03.70
Jul-20104,129.31.3920,347.04.02
Jun-20104,116.51.2120,285.04.08
May-20104,101.41.0120,196.03.97
Apr-20104,089.00.9920,107.03.89
Mar-20104,084.01.2720,044.04.05
Feb-20104,086.81.8620,012.04.47
Jan-20104,093.72.6619,993.05.05
Dec-20094,099.83.4219,968.05.62
Nov-20094,100.73.9519,921.06.03
Oct-20094,096.44.2819,848.06.19
Sep-20094,088.14.5119,752.06.09
Aug-20094,079.14.7619,650.05.79
Jul-20094,072.85.0819,560.05.48
Jun-20094,067.35.3719,489.05.24
May-20094,060.25.5419,426.05.02
Apr-20094,049.05.4719,354.04.73
Mar-20094,032.85.1319,263.04.32
Feb-20094,012.04.5619,157.03.80
Jan-20093,987.63.9019,033.03.17
Dec-20083,964.33.4118,906.02.60
Nov-20083,944.93.2018,788.02.20
Oct-20083,928.43.2218,690.02.05
Sep-20083,911.63.4518,619.02.25
Aug-20083,893.93.8518,574.02.77
Jul-20083,875.84.3518,544.03.41
Jun-20083,859.94.9218,519.04.01
May-20083,847.25.5918,497.04.54
Apr-20083,839.06.4318,479.05.04
Mar-20083,835.97.4818,465.05.57
Feb-20083,837.08.7318,456.06.17
Jan-20083,838.09.9718,448.06.84
Dec-20073,833.710.9418,426.07.49
Nov-20073,822.611.5218,383.08.00
Oct-20073,805.711.6718,315.08.27
Sep-20073,781.111.3618,209.08.16
Aug-20073,749.610.8118,074.07.81
Jul-20073,714.210.2317,933.07.43
Jun-20073,678.89.7717,805.07.19
May-20073,643.69.3617,694.07.13
Apr-20073,607.28.8917,592.07.19
Mar-20073,568.88.3217,491.07.35
Feb-20073,528.87.6617,384.07.52
Jan-20073,489.97.0317,266.07.57
Dec-20063,455.66.5617,142.07.46
Nov-20063,427.86.3217,022.07.19
Oct-20063,408.16.3816,917.06.85
Sep-20063,395.46.6816,835.06.56
Aug-20063,383.97.0216,765.06.38
Jul-20063,369.57.2216,692.06.23
Jun-20063,351.47.1516,610.06.08
May-20063,331.86.8616,517.05.87
Apr-20063,312.76.4716,412.05.55
Mar-20063,294.76.1116,294.05.08
Feb-20063,277.75.7616,168.04.44
Jan-20063,260.85.3116,051.03.75
Dec-20053,243.04.7615,953.03.11
Nov-20053,224.04.0715,880.02.63
Oct-20053,203.73.2415,833.02.35
Sep-20053,182.72.3515,798.02.22
Aug-20053,161.91.6315,760.02.16
Jul-20053,142.71.2815,712.02.20
Jun-20053,127.81.4415,657.02.29
May-20053,117.81.9715,601.02.40
Apr-20053,111.32.6215,549.02.50
Mar-20053,104.93.1615,506.02.59
Feb-20053,099.23.5615,480.02.77
Jan-20053,096.44.0115,471.03.12
Dec-20043,095.74.5615,471.03.60
Nov-20043,097.85.4115,473.04.27
Oct-20043,103.16.7615,470.05.12
Sep-20043,109.68.4615,455.06.04
Aug-20043,111.310.1515,426.06.90
Jul-20043,102.911.5215,374.07.61
Jun-20043,083.512.4115,307.08.12
May-20043,057.612.9015,236.08.50
Apr-20043,031.813.1415,170.08.76
Mar-20043,009.913.2815,114.08.96
Feb-20042,992.813.3715,062.09.10
Jan-20042,976.913.3715,004.09.12
Dec-20032,960.713.2714,934.09.02
Nov-20032,938.713.0414,839.08.78
Oct-20032,906.712.4914,716.08.36
Sep-20032,867.011.7214,575.07.83
Aug-20032,824.510.8214,430.07.27
Jul-20032,782.49.8514,287.06.72
Jun-20032,743.18.9714,157.06.25
May-20032,708.28.2914,042.05.89
Apr-20032,679.77.8813,948.05.75
Mar-20032,657.17.7513,871.05.79
Feb-20032,639.87.8913,806.05.97
Jan-20032,625.98.2813,750.06.32
Dec-20022,613.8--13,698.0--
Nov-20022,599.8--13,642.0--
Oct-20022,583.9--13,581.0--
Sep-20022,566.2--13,517.0--
Aug-20022,548.7--13,452.0--
Jul-20022,532.8--13,388.0--
Jun-20022,517.3--13,325.0--
May-20022,500.9--13,260.0--
Apr-20022,483.9--13,190.0--
Mar-20022,466.0--13,112.0--
Feb-20022,446.8--13,028.0--
Jan-20022,425.2--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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