Private sector credit in Australia rose by 0.3 percent month-over-month in March 2019, the same as in the previous month and matching market consensus. A faster rise in business credit (0.5 percent vs 0.3 percent in February) offset a slight slowdown in housing credit growth (0.2 percent vs 0.3 percent) and a further decline in credit for other personal use (-0.3 percent vs -0.1 percent). Compared to the same month of the prior year, private sector credit advanced 3.9 percent. Private Sector Credit in Australia averaged 0.87 percent from 1976 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 2.90 percent in July of 1986 and a record low of -0.50 percent in July of 1992.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2019-02-28 12:30 AM Private Sector Credit MoM 0.2% 0.2% 0.3% 0.3%
2019-03-29 12:30 AM Private Sector Credit MoM 0.3% 0.2% 0.3% 0.2%
2019-04-30 01:30 AM Private Sector Credit YoY 3.9% 4.2% 4.3%
2019-04-30 01:30 AM Private Sector Credit MoM 0.3% 0.3% 0.3% 0.2%
2019-05-31 01:30 AM Private Sector Credit MoM 0.3%
2019-05-31 01:30 AM Private Sector Credit YoY 3.9%
2019-06-29 01:30 AM Private Sector Credit MoM


Australia Consumer Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Consumer Confidence 101.30 100.70 123.94 64.61 Index Points [+]
Retail Sales MoM 0.30 0.90 8.10 -10.60 percent [+]
Retail Sales YoY 3.00 3.10 12.70 1.90 percent [+]
Consumer Spending 261905.00 260820.00 261905.00 33383.00 AUD Million [+]
Disposable Personal Income 306322.00 303619.00 306322.00 3106.00 AUD Million [+]
Personal Savings 2.50 2.30 20.40 -1.90 percent [+]
Consumer Credit 2827.04 2824.75 2827.04 35.83 AUD Billion [+]
Private Sector Credit 0.30 0.30 2.90 -0.50 percent [+]
Households Debt To GDP 120.50 121.30 122.50 34.20 percent of GDP [+]
Bank Lending Rate 8.66 8.66 20.50 8.10 percent [+]
Gasoline Prices 1.04 1.02 1.67 0.46 USD/Liter [+]
Consumer Confidence Current Conditions 102.19 99.24 131.41 70.47 [+]
Consumer Confidence Economic Expectations 92.87 94.23 127.29 59.25 [+]
Consumer Confidence Financial Expectations 98.41 102.77 124.40 79.00 [+]
Consumer Confidence Major Purchases Expectations 122.03 117.09 154.86 71.04 [+]


Australia Private Sector Credit

In Australia, private sector credit refers to the month-over-month change of credit extended to the economy's private sector for housing, personal and business expenditures. It includes securitisations. This page provides the latest reported value for - Australia Private Sector Credit - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Australia Private Sector Credit - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on May of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
0.30 0.30 2.90 -0.50 1976 - 2019 percent Monthly
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Country Last Previous
Australia 0.30 Mar/19
Brazil 3070293.00 Mar/19
Canada 4375299.00 Mar/19
Euro Area 13520393.70 Mar/19
Germany 2996888.00 Mar/19
Mexico 4720950232.00 Mar/19
Netherlands 1047880.00 Mar/19
Russia 43073549.00 Feb/19
Singapore 605775.60 Mar/19
South Africa 6.10 Mar/19
Spain 1170816.00 Mar/19
Turkey 1978581988.00 Mar/19
United States 9724.94 Apr/19


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