Retail sales

Information about retail turnover and new motor vehicle sales in the Northern Territory.

Retail turnover

Seasonally adjusted, value ($ million)Jul 19Jun 19Jul 18 Monthly % change Annual % change
Total turnover 259.2258.4263.20.3-1.5
Selected components      
Supermarket and grocery stores  118.6 119.0 120.1 -0.3 -1.2
Electrical and electronic goods retail 10.7 10.812.3-0.9 -13.0
Clothing, footwear and personal accessory retail 14.0 14.2 12.3-1.413.8
Cafes, restaurants and takeaway food services 38.6 39.039.0-1.0-1.0

Source: ABS Cat No 8501

Retail trade growth range, minimum / maximum and current value

Retail trade - monthly data: Since 2000, the minimum monthly change in Northern Territory retail trade has been -4.0 per cent and the maximum 3.2 per cent; typically retail trade growth ranges between -0.2 per cent and 1.1 per cent. In July 2019, monthly retail trade increased to 0.2 per cent.Retail trade - YonY data: Generally over the past eight years retail trade growth has moderated.

Last updated: 11 October 2019


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