Retail sales

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

Retail turnover

Seasonally adjusted, value ($ million)Jul 18Jun 18Jul 17 Monthly % Change Annual % Change
Total turnover 264.6268.9262.8-1.60.7
Selected components      
Supermarket and grocery stores  120.4 121.4 118.3-0.81.8
Electrical and electronic goods retail 12.0 13.9 13.3-13.7-9.8
Clothing, footwear and personal accessory retail 14.8 15.5 13.3-4.511.3
Cafes, restaurants and takeaway food services 39.539.238.30.83.1

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 5.6 per cent; typically retail trade growth ranges between -1.4 per cent and 2.1 per cent. In July 2018, monthly retail trade decreased to -1.4 per cent.Retail trade - YonY data Generally over the past eight years retail trade growth has moderated.

Last updated: 11 September 2018