Small Business Sentiment in Australia decreased to -3.76 in the fourth quarter of 2019 from 1.21 in the third quarter of 2019. Australia Small Business Sentiment - data, historical chart, and calendar of releases - was last updated on February of 2020 from its official source.

Small Business Sentiment in Australia averaged 1.22 from 2006 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 18.55 in the first quarter of 2007 and a record low of -21.17 in the fourth quarter of 2008. This page provides the latest reported value for - Australia Small Business Sentiment - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. source: National Australia Bank

Small Business Sentiment in Australia is expected to be 4.00 by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Small Business Sentiment in Australia to stand at -1.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Australia Small Business Sentiment is projected to trend around 0.09 in 2021 and 0.87 in 2022, according to our econometric models.

Trading Economics members can view, download and compare data from nearly 200 countries, including more than 20 million economic indicators, exchange rates, government bond yields, stock indexes and commodity prices.

The Trading Economics Application Programming Interface (API) provides direct access to our data. It allows API clients to download millions of rows of historical data, to query our real-time economic calendar, subscribe to updates and receive quotes for currencies, commodities, stocks and bonds.

Please Paste this Code in your Website
Australia Small Business Sentiment

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-3.76 1.21 18.55 -21.17 2006 - 2019 Quarterly

Australia Small Business Sentiment
The NAB quarterly survey of business confidence measures the expectations of business conditions for the next 3 months among small firms with an annual turnover of AUD 2-3 Million. The survey is a simple average of trading, profitability and employment indices, reported by respondents for their company. The indices are calculated by taking the difference between the percentage of respondents nominating good or very good, or a rise and those nominating poor or very poor, or a fall.