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Australia External Debt: % of GDP

1988 - 2017 | Yearly | % | CEIC Data

Australia's External Debt accounted for 118.3 % of the country's Nominal GDP in 2017, compared with the ratio of 126.5 % in the previous year. Australia's External Debt: % of Nominal GDP data is updated yearly, available from Dec 1988 to Dec 2017. The data reached an all-time high of 129.2 % in Dec 2015 and a record low of 43.3 % in Dec 1988. CEIC calculates External Debt as % of Nominal GDP from quarterly External Debt and quarterly Nominal GDP. The Australian Bureau of Statistics provides External Debt in local currency and Nominal GDP in local currency.

In the latest reports of Australia, Current Account recorded a deficit of 10.2 USD bn in Jun 2018. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 24.6 USD bn in Jun 2018. Australia's Direct Investment Abroad expanded by 4.0 USD bn in Jun 2018. Its Foreign Portfolio Investment increased by 17.8 USD bn in Jun 2018. The country's External Debt reached 1,692,165.8 in Jun 2018. The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 356.1 USD bn in Jun 2018.

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What was Australia's External Debt: % of GDP in 2017?

Last

117.2

2017
Previous

125.4

2016
Min

43.3

1988
Max

128.5

2015
Unit

%

Frequency

yearly

Range

1988 - 2017

Updated on 06 Jun 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

117.2

2017

125.4

2016

43.3

1988

128.5

2015

%

yearly

1988 - 2017

Updated on 06 Jun 2018

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Australia External Debt: % of GDP

Series Details
Series ID

282283102

Name

Australia External Debt: % of GDP

Country

Australia

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

CEIC Data

First Date

1988

Last Date

2017

Last Updated

06 Jun 2018

Statistics
Mean

78.9

Variance

655.3

Standard deviation

25.6

Skewness

0.4

Kurtosis

-1.0

Coefficient variation

0.3

Median

75.6

Max
2015

128.5

Min
1988

43.3

Previous observation
2016

125.4

Last observation
2017

117.2

Number of Observations

30

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More Countries/Regions for External Debt: % of GDP

Country/Region Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Albania

68.5

2017

73.4

2016

14.8

1996

89.2

1992

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-29
Algeria

2.3

2017

2.4

2016

1.6

2013

75.1

1995

%

yearly

1970 - 2017

Updated on 2018-10-15
Argentina

37.0

2017

32.8

2016

25.5

2013

104.0

2004

%

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-26
Armenia

91.2

2017

94.4

2016

29.6

2008

94.4

2016

%

yearly

2002 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-29
Australia

117.2

2017

125.4

2016

43.3

1988

128.5

2015

%

yearly

1988 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-06
Austria

151.3

2017

165.1

2016

80.9

1997

205.6

2008

%

yearly

1997 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-29
Azerbaijan

22.0

Mar 2018

22.8

Dec 2017

5.1

Sep 2008

24.3

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Dec 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-09-04
Belarus

71.2

Mar 2018

73.4

Dec 2017

16.0

Dec 2000

78.0

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Dec 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-15
Belgium

256.7

2017

274.1

2016

244.9

2013

323.3

2008

%

yearly

2007 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-27
Bolivia

21.4

2016

20.0

2015

14.6

2008

77.6

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-27
Bosnia and Herzegovina

26.0

2017

29.7

2016

16.6

2008

43.5

1999

%

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-24
Botswana

8.8

2018

9.5

2017

3.1

2009

13.9

2013

%

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Brazil

26.5

2017

30.5

2016

15.5

2008

44.8

2002

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-10
Bulgaria

66.2

2017

71.1

2016

57.2

2003

101.3

2009

%

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-26
Cambodia

43.3

2016

43.8

2015

25.6

2010

43.8

2015

%

yearly

2010 - 2016

Updated on 2018-06-04
Canada

115.2

2017

115.9

2016

57.4

2007

115.9

2016

%

yearly

2002 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-13
Chile

65.4

2017

66.7

2016

24.0

1973

118.7

1985

%

yearly

1971 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
China

14.0

2017

12.6

2016

5.1

1985

17.0

2014

%

yearly

1985 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Colombia

39.6

2017

42.5

2016

15.3

1980

42.5

2016

%

yearly

1970 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-07
Croatia

87.0

2017

85.1

2016

42.2

1998

108.4

2013

%

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-08
Cyprus

557.2

2017

588.9

2016

180.7

2004

686.7

2009

%

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-06
Czech Republic

86.7

2017

73.4

2016

28.8

1995

86.7

2017

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-29
Denmark

157.6

2017

160.4

2016

142.9

2005

185.4

2010

%

yearly

2005 - 2017

Updated on 2018-10-25
Ecuador

38.6

2017

34.5

2016

18.1

2012

115.8

1989

%

yearly

1970 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Egypt

36.1

Dec 2017

36.1

Sep 2017

12.0

Sep 2012

41.5

Jun 2003

%

quarterly

Jun 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-30
Estonia

84.8

2017

90.4

2016

32.9

1996

122.1

2009

%

yearly

1996 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-07
European Union

121.4

2017

127.5

2016

111.8

2009

128.1

2015

%

yearly

2008 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-20
Finland

184.7

2017

198.5

2016

64.6

1991

227.5

2012

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-12
France

210.8

2017

213.5

2016

121.9

2004

213.5

2016

%

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-04
Georgia

113.9

2017

110.3

2016

36.5

2006

113.9

2017

%

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-29
Germany

140.5

2017

148.0

2016

93.5

1999

165.1

2012

%

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-27
Greece

227.8

2017

247.8

2016

91.1

2003

250.4

2015

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-29
Hong Kong SAR

459.2

2017

422.4

2016

218.2

2002

459.2

2017

%

yearly

2001 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-11
Hungary

105.8

2017

121.6

2016

104.7

2006

180.7

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-21
Iceland

88.9

2017

117.2

2016

54.4

1990

958.0

2008

%

yearly

1989 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-04
India

20.5

2018

20.0

2017

10.7

1980

37.5

1992

%

yearly

1970 - 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Indonesia

34.8

2017

34.3

2016

25.3

2011

58.3

2003

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-15
Iran

2.4

2018

2.0

2017

1.2

2015

36.2

1994

%

yearly

1994 - 2018

Updated on 2018-07-30
Ireland

688.3

2017

772.8

2016

399.2

2002

1,091.5

2010

%

yearly

2002 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-21
Israel

25.4

2017

27.6

2016

25.4

2017

58.5

2002

%

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Italy

124.2

2017

123.2

2016

79.2

2002

125.2

2015

%

yearly

2002 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-11
Ivory Coast

24.5

2017

23.1

2016

22.9

2015

97.6

1994

%

yearly

1994 - 2017

Updated on 2018-08-06
Japan

74.4

2017

74.2

2016

28.1

2003

74.4

2017

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-08
Jordan

71.9

2017

69.5

2016

18.6

1970

223.3

1991

%

yearly

1970 - 2017

Updated on 2018-10-09
Kazakhstan

102.2

Mar 2018

105.4

Dec 2017

63.5

Dec 2013

121.5

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Kenya

30.3

2017

26.4

2016

18.4

2011

30.3

2017

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
South Korea

27.3

2017

27.1

2016

17.8

1994

40.6

1998

%

yearly

1994 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-30
Kosovo

32.6

2017

33.2

2016

15.0

2007

33.3

2015

%

yearly

2007 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-20
Kyrgyzstan

107.3

2017

116.3

2016

81.8

2008

120.8

2003

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-12
Laos

50.0

2017

48.5

2016

36.5

2011

101.0

1998

%

yearly

1996 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-17
Latvia

129.8

Mar 2018

140.9

Dec 2017

54.7

Mar 2000

168.1

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-04
Lebanon

54.0

2016

53.6

2015

51.5

2011

90.9

2006

%

yearly

2004 - 2016

Updated on 2018-05-30
Lithuania

83.2

2017

85.5

2016

28.3

1996

86.7

2009

%

yearly

1996 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-01
Luxembourg

6,306.7

2017

7,086.9

2016

2,702.0

2002

7,086.9

2016

%

yearly

2002 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Macedonia

73.6

2017

74.2

2016

45.4

2004

74.2

2016

%

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-10
Malawi

39.4

2014

33.6

2013

15.0

2006

39.4

2014

%

yearly

2006 - 2014

Updated on 2017-02-03
Malaysia

65.0

2017

74.3

2016

52.9

2010

74.3

2016

%

yearly

2009 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-17
Malta

808.2

2017

850.7

2016

495.3

2004

1,150.6

2012

%

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-12
Mauritius

1,431.4

2017

1,427.9

2016

1,124.7

2014

2,059.1

2011

%

yearly

2009 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-29
Mexico

38.0

2017

38.5

2016

17.7

2006

38.5

2016

%

yearly

2002 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-02
Moldova

85.8

2017

92.4

2016

67.4

2008

133.8

2000

%

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-12
Mongolia

246.9

2017

220.7

2016

26.9

1992

246.9

2017

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Montenegro

61.9

2016

65.6

2015

32.6

2006

69.3

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018-05-13
Morocco

45.9

2017

47.2

2016

19.7

1974

124.8

1985

%

yearly

1970 - 2017

Updated on 2018-10-17
Nepal

17.3

2016

16.1

2015

16.1

2015

47.9

2002

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Netherlands

519.6

2017

545.5

2016

361.2

2003

550.7

2015

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-20
New Zealand

95.9

2017

98.8

2016

76.9

1994

123.4

2008

%

yearly

1993 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-20
Nigeria

5.1

2017

2.8

2016

1.1

2008

57.2

1991

%

yearly

1985 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-21
Norway

162.0

2017

169.6

2016

95.8

2004

171.8

2008

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-20
Pakistan

27.4

2017

26.5

2016

24.1

2015

41.8

2002

%

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-15
Panama

29.7

2017

29.2

2016

27.0

2012

65.2

1995

%

yearly

1993 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Paraguay

40.4

2017

43.1

2016

40.3

2014

215.2

2002

%

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-24
Peru

35.7

2017

38.2

2016

28.1

2011

99.1

1985

%

yearly

1980 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-25
Philippines

23.3

2017

24.5

2016

23.3

2017

76.4

2001

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-07
Poland

66.7

2017

75.9

2016

32.4

1996

75.9

2016

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-29
Portugal

211.1

2017

215.3

2016

63.4

1996

237.7

2012

%

yearly

1996 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Qatar

83.0

2010

85.7

2009

40.0

2005

85.7

2009

%

yearly

2000 - 2010

Updated on 2018-04-20
Romania

49.7

2017

54.4

2016

18.1

1995

75.5

2012

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-06
Russia

32.8

2017

39.8

2016

26.3

2011

90.9

1999

%

yearly

1993 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-29
Serbia

69.9

2017

76.5

2016

48.3

2004

135.0

2000

%

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-10
Singapore

432.2

2017

448.3

2016

420.8

2012

508.8

2003

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-27
Slovakia

110.8

2017

90.9

2016

28.9

1995

110.8

2017

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-14
Slovenia

101.2

2017

110.9

2016

48.8

2002

125.5

2014

%

yearly

2001 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-03
South Africa

49.6

2017

48.2

2016

18.9

2005

49.6

2017

%

yearly

1985 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-29
Spain

164.9

2017

166.7

2016

74.4

2000

168.6

2015

%

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-25
Sri Lanka

59.5

2017

57.9

2016

38.8

2008

60.5

1994

%

yearly

1994 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-18
Sudan

38.3

2017

42.1

2016

38.3

2017

132.3

2001

%

yearly

2001 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-24
Sweden

178.4

2017

175.7

2016

91.8

1997

201.4

2009

%

yearly

1997 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-04
Switzerland

268.8

2017

262.5

2016

176.4

1999

296.0

2007

%

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-31
Taiwan

31.8

2017

32.5

2016

10.5

2000

33.5

2014

%

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-25
Tajikistan

32.7

2016

27.9

2015

22.7

2014

108.2

2000

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2017-04-03
Thailand

35.4

Mar 2018

35.3

Dec 2017

26.4

Jun 2009

37.4

Mar 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Tunisia

55.8

2012

52.6

2011

49.4

2008

62.6

2003

%

yearly

2002 - 2012

Updated on 2018-09-24
Turkey

53.3

2017

47.4

2016

26.1

1990

55.8

2001

%

yearly

1989 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-29
Ukraine

103.9

2017

121.7

2016

11.8

1993

130.4

2015

%

yearly

1993 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-24
United Kingdom

312.6

2017

309.2

2016

116.3

1987

401.3

2008

%

yearly

1987 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-29
United States

97.6

2017

96.4

2016

60.6

2003

99.8

2011

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-27
Uruguay

65.3

2017

75.5

2016

38.2

2011

109.8

2003

%

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-29
Venezuela

22.7

2014

33.0

2013

17.2

2008

48.6

2003

%

yearly

1997 - 2014

Updated on 2018-04-30
Vietnam

26.3

2015

25.8

2014

22.0

2008

29.7

2004

%

yearly

2002 - 2015

Updated on 2018-04-24
Yemen

20.9

2013

22.6

2012

19.4

2008

34.2

2004

%

yearly

2004 - 2013

Updated on 2018-07-12

More Indicators for Australia

Indicator Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Aluminum: Exports

2,640,958.045

2017

2,481,279.569

2016

1,909,699.210

1996

4,938,972.520

2007

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Business Confidence Growth

9.6

Sep 2018

-6.2

Aug 2018

-45.1

Apr 2009

59.4

Apr 2010

% Point

monthly

Aug 2007 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-01
Business Confidence: Net Balance

14.8

Jun 2018

15.0

May 2018

-39.8

Apr 2009

26.2

Mar 2018

% Point

monthly

Aug 2006 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-01
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

0.300

Jun 2018

0.500

Mar 2018

-3.200

Jun 2012

20.600

Dec 1973

%

quarterly

Sep 1973 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-19
Capital Adequacy Ratio

14.8

Mar 2018

14.7

Dec 2017

9.3

Jun 1990

14.8

Mar 2018

%

quarterly

Sep 1989 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-21
Coal Consumption

42.281

2017

43.635

2016

17.371

1965

54.853

2008

TOE mn

yearly

1965 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-14
Coal Production

297.362

2017

307.740

2016

67.805

1981

307.740

2016

TOE mn

yearly

1981 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-14
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-1.1

2018

-2.4

2017

-5.3

2010

2.0

2000

%

yearly

2000 - 2018

Updated on 2018-09-19
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

2.2

Jun 2018

2.0

Mar 2018

-0.3

Dec 1997

8.5

Mar 1990

%

quarterly

Dec 1987 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-25
Container Port Throughput

7,635,620.000

2016

7,627,147.000

2015

6,039,156.000

2011

7,635,620.000

2016

TEU

yearly

2008 - 2016

Updated on 2017-10-25
Core CPI Change

1.792

Jun 2018

1.978

Mar 2018

0.872

Jun 1999

7.604

Dec 1987

%

quarterly

Dec 1987 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-19
Credit to Households

1,710.592

Dec 2017

1,687.116

Sep 2017

39.077

Dec 1977

1,717.491

Mar 2013

USD bn

quarterly

Dec 1977 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-06-05
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector

2,754.921

Mar 2018

2,772.425

Dec 2017

27.369

Mar 1971

2,834.015

Mar 2013

USD bn

quarterly

Mar 1971 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-09-23
Crude Oil: Exports

179.400

2017

199.500

2016

174.700

1996

386.200

2002

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-12
Crude Oil: Imports

333.700

2017

332.700

2016

279.400

1995

498.300

2012

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-12
Crude Oil: Production

263.000

2017

289.800

2016

263.000

2017

699.800

2000

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-12
Current Account Balance

-8,228.5

Mar 2018

-11,266.4

Dec 2017

-18,993.6

Dec 2009

345.4

Mar 1973

USD mn

quarterly

Sep 1959 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-05
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

-2.3

Mar 2018

-3.2

Dec 2017

-7.3

Dec 2004

2.3

Dec 1972

%

quarterly

Sep 1959 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-06
Debt Service Ratio: Households

15.500

Dec 2017

15.400

Sep 2017

10.000

Mar 1999

17.700

Jun 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-06-05
Debt Service Ratio: Private Non-Financial Sector

20.900

Dec 2017

20.900

Sep 2017

16.300

Jun 1999

24.400

Jun 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-06-05
Direct Investment Abroad

523.5

Mar 2018

3,723.2

Dec 2017

-45,519.9

Jun 2005

11,906.9

Jun 2008

USD mn

quarterly

Sep 1959 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-05
Domestic Credit

2,370,081.7

May 2018

2,421,952.1

Apr 2018

334,266.6

Dec 2001

2,496,009.3

Jan 2018

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2001 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-09
Domestic Credit Growth

3.8

May 2018

3.9

Apr 2018

0.2

Nov 2009

35.0

Dec 2007

%

monthly

Dec 2002 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-09
Employed Persons

12,575,162.703

Jul 2018

12,579,050.746

Jun 2018

5,997,849.606

Feb 1978

12,579,050.746

Jun 2018

Person

monthly

Feb 1978 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-08-16
Equity Market Index

6,207.6

Sep 2018

6,319.5

Aug 2018

1,428.8

Oct 1992

6,754.1

Oct 2007

01Jan1996=100

monthly

May 1992 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Exchange Rate against USD

1.388

Sep 2018

1.365

Aug 2018

0.673

Mar 1974

1.994

Apr 2001

AUD/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-01
Exports: ICT Goods

2,479,084.279

2016

2,636,083.176

2015

1,456,364.644

2002

2,636,083.176

2015

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Exports: Medicament

1,758,037.798

2017

1,623,994.696

2016

453,024.550

1995

3,983,933.282

2012

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

905,451.919

2017

969,172.001

2016

133,276.090

2002

969,172.001

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

1,224,181.100

2017

1,138,654.305

2016

368,003.679

2002

1,224,181.100

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Exports: Television

37,167.449

2017

21,678.207

2016

5,303.863

1996

37,167.449

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
External Debt

1,705,649.0

Mar 2018

1,619,516.8

Dec 2017

117,705.8

Sep 1988

1,705,649.0

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Sep 1988 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-05
External Debt: Short Term

376,169.6

Mar 2018

359,250.5

Dec 2017

29,834.8

Sep 1988

376,169.6

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Sep 1988 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-05
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

26.0

2017

27.6

2016

10.7

1988

28.6

2015

%

yearly

1988 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-06
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

2.524

2023

2.536

2022

0.225

1997

11.352

1982

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Current Account Balance

-45.216

2023

-43.906

2022

-67.386

2012

-3.856

1980

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Employment

12.702

2019

12.465

2018

6.287

1980

12.702

2019

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2019

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

6.415

2023

6.659

2022

-1.521

2003

16.399

1980

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

60,838.837

2023

59,196.336

2022

10,480.426

1980

60,838.837

2023

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Expenditure

854.853

2023

811.668

2022

106.055

1988

854.853

2023

AUD bn

yearly

1988 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Net Debt

779.177

2023

783.569

2022

66.235

1989

814.638

2019

AUD bn

yearly

1989 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Revenue

860.155

2023

816.677

2022

107.705

1988

860.155

2023

AUD bn

yearly

1988 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

72,091.198

2023

69,243.228

2022

10,948.235

1985

72,091.198

2023

USD

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Population

27.162

2023

26.747

2022

14.802

1980

27.162

2023

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

2.585

2023

2.607

2022

-1.004

1991

6.346

1984

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

4.977

2023

4.959

2022

4.250

2008

10.858

1993

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Foreign Direct Investment

11,417.2

Mar 2018

7,294.3

Dec 2017

-38,832.7

Jun 2005

34,926.8

Dec 2004

USD mn

quarterly

Sep 1959 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-05
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

3.3

Mar 2018

2.0

Dec 2017

-21.4

Jun 2005

19.3

Dec 2004

%

quarterly

Sep 1959 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-06
Foreign Exchange Reserves

45,080.0

Sep 2018

43,849.6

Aug 2018

738.1

Dec 1969

67,566.4

May 2007

USD mn

monthly

Jul 1969 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-08
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

3.640

Mar 2018

4.187

Dec 2017

0.680

Sep 1980

9.103

Dec 1972

%

quarterly

Sep 1969 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-06
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

2.7

May 2018

2.5

Apr 2018

0.5

Jan 1982

14.9

Dec 1972

NA

monthly

Jul 1971 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-04
Foreign Portfolio Investment

25,729.973

Mar 2018

26,242.259

Dec 2017

-16,478.967

Dec 2008

47,593.681

Dec 2009

USD mn

quarterly

Sep 1988 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-05
GDP Deflator Growth

2.0

Jun 2018

0.8

Mar 2018

-2.1

Sep 2009

18.0

Dec 1974

%

quarterly

Sep 1960 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-19
GDP per Capita

54,286.290

2017

50,303.913

2016

1,827.840

1960

68,616.377

2013

USD

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-19
Gold Production

300,000.000

2017

290,000.000

2016

215,000.000

2008

314,500.000

1997

kg

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-02-01
Gold Reserves

2,617.940

Sep 2018

2,681.683

Aug 2018

129.920

Jan 1958

5,370.948

Jan 1980

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1958 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-08
Government Debt: % of GDP

41.2

2017

39.6

2016

9.6

2007

41.2

2017

%

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-06
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

86,762.419

Mar 2018

84,139.066

Dec 2017

1,311.520

Sep 1959

112,006.596

Dec 2012

USD mn

quarterly

Sep 1959 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-06
Gross National Product

340,676.916

Mar 2018

349,396.520

Dec 2017

4,380.321

Mar 1960

401,871.738

Dec 2012

USD mn

quarterly

Sep 1959 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-06
Gross Savings Rate

24.6

Mar 2018

24.3

Dec 2017

18.4

Mar 1983

35.4

Dec 1973

%

quarterly

Sep 1959 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-06
House Prices Growth

2.0

Mar 2018

5.0

Dec 2017

-4.6

Mar 2009

18.1

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Sep 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-19
Household Debt

1,866,540.7

Mar 2018

1,799,486.3

Dec 2017

112,082.6

Jun 1988

1,866,540.7

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Jun 1988 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-28
Household Debt: % of GDP

129.8

2017

129.4

2016

45.6

1988

129.8

2017

%

yearly

1988 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-27
Household Expenditure per Capita

27,595.428

2016

28,443.602

2010

16,777.252

2004

28,443.602

2010

USD

yearly

2004 - 2016

Updated on 2018-06-21
Household Income per Capita

29,750.924

2016

38,143.298

2014

15,200.570

2001

41,030.659

2012

USD

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2018-06-21
Imports: ICT Goods

18,935,384.448

2016

19,983,050.273

2015

8,410,900.258

2001

23,017,282.022

2011

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Imports: Medicament

5,770,313.883

2017

5,679,464.032

2016

934,879.447

1995

8,799,051.642

2011

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

2,921,218.790

2017

2,656,488.716

2016

317,329.090

1995

2,921,218.790

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

8,514,733.969

2017

8,412,089.059

2016

1,684,035.966

1998

8,514,733.969

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Imports: Television

1,887,112.396

2017

1,261,186.377

2016

285,263.597

1995

2,219,585.337

2009

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Industrial Production Index Growth

4.3

Mar 2018

1.7

Dec 2017

-8.0

Mar 1983

12.0

Dec 1987

%

quarterly

Sep 1975 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-06
Investment: % of GDP

22.1

Mar 2018

25.0

Dec 2017

21.2

Mar 1992

35.7

Dec 1968

%

quarterly

Sep 1959 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-06
Labour Force Participation Rate

65.3

Sep 2018

65.3

Aug 2018

59.6

Jan 1984

66.3

Feb 2018

%

monthly

Feb 1978 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-18
Labour Productivity Growth

0.67

Jun 2018

-0.18

Mar 2018

-4.24

Jun 1986

6.23

Mar 1984

%

quarterly

Jun 1979 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-19
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

28.430

2017

30.140

2016

26.580

2004

38.210

2008

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2017-09-29
Long Term Interest Rate

2.63

Sep 2018

2.59

Aug 2018

1.88

Aug 2016

16.50

Aug 1982

% pa

monthly

Jul 1969 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-02
M2 Growth

2.5

Aug 2018

2.0

Jul 2018

1.9

Jun 2018

30.6

Feb 1977

%

monthly

Mar 1966 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

107.4

2017

103.5

2016

33.8

1990

134.1

2006

%

yearly

1985 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-06
Minerals Production

1,237,972,958.000

2016

1,198,039,084.000

2015

794,130,803.000

2009

1,237,972,958.000

2016

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-26
Money Supply M1

260,118.808

Aug 2018

261,445.828

Jul 2018

11,121.000

Feb 1975

281,796.953

Aug 2017

USD mn

monthly

Feb 1975 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Money Supply M2

1,531,998.849

Aug 2018

1,537,024.924

Jul 2018

11,413.922

Mar 1965

1,638,693.344

Jan 2018

USD mn

monthly

Mar 1965 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Monthly Earnings

3,737

May 2018

3,706

Nov 2017

3,344

Nov 2015

4,560

May 2013

USD

semiannually

May 2012 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-09-19
Motor Vehicle Production

98,632.000

Dec 2017

161,294.000

Dec 2016

81,195.000

Jun 2016

413,261.000

Dec 2003

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Motor Vehicle Registered

17,200.552

2015

16,853.319

2014

13,612.000

2005

17,200.552

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2017-06-27
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

273,458.000

Dec 2017

250,859.000

Dec 2016

108,481.000

Jun 2012

273,458.000

Dec 2017

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

915,219.438

Dec 2017

927,274.000

Dec 2016

439,373.000

Jun 2012

927,274.000

Dec 2016

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
National Government Debt

546,045.2

2017

478,471.2

2016

63,793.3

2002

546,045.2

2017

USD mn

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
Natural Gas Production: OPEC: Marketed Production

112,583.000

2017

93,442.000

2016

27,290.000

1995

112,583.000

2017

Cub m mn

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-12
Natural Gas: Consumption

4.050

2017

4.026

2016

0.000

1965

4.074

2015

Cub ft/Day bn

yearly

1965 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-14
Natural Gas: Exports

74,735.000

2017

58,683.000

2016

9,540.000

1997

74,735.000

2017

Cub m mn

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-12
Nominal GDP

356,126.0

Jun 2018

366,043.0

Mar 2018

4,443.0

Sep 1959

399,745.4

Mar 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Sep 1959 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-19
Nominal GDP Growth

3.852

Mar 2018

3.537

Dec 2017

-1.548

Sep 1961

23.814

Dec 1973

%

quarterly

Sep 1960 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-06
Nominal Residential Property Price Index

142.880

Dec 2017

141.530

Sep 2017

66.800

Sep 2003

142.880

Dec 2017

2010=100

quarterly

Sep 2003 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-30
Nominal Residential Property Price Index Growth

4.980

Dec 2017

8.300

Sep 2017

-4.630

Mar 2009

18.130

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Sep 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-30
Non Performing Loans Ratio

0.8

Mar 2018

0.8

Dec 2017

0.5

Dec 2007

2.2

Jun 2010

%

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-21
Non-Performing Loans

20,880.609

Mar 2018

19,856.943

Dec 2017

3,976.928

Dec 2000

47,656.223

Jun 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Sep 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-21
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

8,180,000.000

2016

8,500,000.000

2015

1,561,968.000

1960

10,709,000.000

2009

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Number of Subscriber Mobile

27,553,000.000

2017

26,551,000.000

2016

0.000

1986

27,553,000.000

2017

Person

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-19
Oil Consumption

1,078.767

2017

1,041.394

2016

312.980

1965

1,078.767

2017

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1965 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-14
Policy Rate

1.50

Sep 2018

1.50

Aug 2018

1.50

Sep 2018

14.00

Sep 1990

% pa

monthly

Aug 1990 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-02
Population

24.8

2017

24.4

2016

7.7

1948

24.8

2017

Person mn

yearly

1948 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-21
Private Consumption Expenditure

206,738.950

Mar 2018

200,320.754

Dec 2017

2,576.000

Sep 1959

222,734.893

Mar 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Sep 1959 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-06
Private Consumption: % of GDP

57.2

Mar 2018

57.4

Dec 2017

51.2

Dec 1973

61.7

Mar 1983

%

quarterly

Sep 1959 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-06
Public Consumption Expenditure

67,756.539

Mar 2018

65,242.549

Dec 2017

506.240

Sep 1959

71,510.766

Mar 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Sep 1959 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-06
Public Consumption: % of GDP

18.2

Mar 2018

18.3

Dec 2017

10.1

Dec 1963

20.5

Jun 1986

%

quarterly

Sep 1959 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-06
Real Effective Exchange Rate

101.5

Jun 2018

100.8

May 2018

73.6

Mar 2001

126.8

Aug 2012

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Real GDP Growth

3.1

Mar 2018

2.4

Dec 2017

-3.4

Jun 1983

9.0

Mar 1967

%

quarterly

Sep 1960 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-06
Real Residential Property Price Index

122.490

Dec 2017

122.090

Sep 2017

80.430

Sep 2005

123.120

Jun 2017

2010=100

quarterly

Sep 2003 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-30
Real Residential Property Price Index Growth

3.010

Dec 2017

6.350

Sep 2017

-7.410

Dec 2008

14.780

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Sep 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-30
Retail Sales Growth

2.9

Jul 2018

2.8

Jun 2018

0.5

Jul 2000

14.1

Jan 1989

%

monthly

Apr 1983 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-09-03
Short Term Interest Rate

2.12

Jun 2018

1.98

May 2018

1.69

Oct 2017

21.75

May 1974

% pa

monthly

Jun 1969 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-02
Silver Production

1,200.000

2017

1,420.000

2016

939.000

1995

2,417.000

2005

Metric Ton

yearly

1986 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Tax Revenue

103,074.731

Mar 2018

102,403.906

Dec 2017

52,411.216

Mar 2009

114,062.938

Jun 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Sep 2008 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-05
Teledensity: Fixed Line

33.906

2016

35.715

2015

15.180

1960

53.401

2002

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Teledensity: Mobile

110.052

2016

108.279

2015

0.000

1986

110.052

2016

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Total Deposits

2,169,989.968

Mar 2018

2,109,662.090

Dec 2017

645,527.677

Sep 2004

2,212,792.670

Mar 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Sep 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-21
Total Exports

26,781.7

Aug 2018

26,929.9

Jul 2018

503.6

Oct 1971

29,815.2

Aug 2011

USD mn

monthly

Jul 1971 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-04
Total Exports Growth

15.3

Aug 2018

14.5

Jul 2018

-29.1

Oct 2009

58.8

Oct 2008

%

monthly

Jul 1972 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-04
Total Imports

26,138.1

May 2018

25,923.5

Apr 2018

468.1

May 1972

29,545.0

Nov 2012

USD mn

monthly

Jul 1971 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-04
Total Imports Growth

12.6

May 2018

8.5

Apr 2018

-18.0

Nov 2009

74.3

Aug 1974

%

monthly

Jul 1972 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-04
Tourism Revenue

11,008

Mar 2018

8,210

Dec 2017

3,382

Jun 2006

11,008

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Sep 2005 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-09-19
Tourism Revenue Growth

7.3

Mar 2018

1.1

Dec 2017

-9.9

Dec 2009

20.6

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Sep 2006 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-09-19
Trade Balance

1,148.2

Jul 2018

1,452.4

Jun 2018

-3,845.7

Nov 2012

3,330.7

Dec 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jul 1971 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-09-06
Unemployment Rate

5.32

Jul 2018

5.35

Jun 2018

3.98

Feb 2008

11.21

Dec 1992

%

monthly

Feb 1978 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-08-16
Visitor Arrivals

609,300

May 2018

679,700

Apr 2018

30,100

Jun 1976

1,015,000

Dec 2017

Person

monthly

Jan 1976 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Visitor Arrivals Growth

5.2

May 2018

-2.9

Apr 2018

-20.9

May 2003

58.5

Jul 1979

%

monthly

Jan 1977 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
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