Retail sales

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

Retail turnover

Seasonally adjusted, value ($ million)Jun 18May 18Jun 17 Monthly % Change Annual % Change
Total turnover 269.7270.7263.4-0.42.4
Selected components      
Supermarket and grocery stores  121.8 121.6 117.10.24.0
Electrical and electronic goods retail 14.0 13.9 14.50.7-3.4
Clothing, footwear and personal accessory retail 15.5 14.9 14.54.06.9
Cafes, restaurants and takeaway food services 39.340.937.9-3.93.7

Source: ABS Cat No 8501

Retail trade growth range, minimum / maximum and current value

Retail trade growth - monthly data: Since 2000, the minimum monthly change in Northern Territory retail trade has been -4.1% and the maximum 5.6%; typically retail trade growth ranges between -1.4% and 2.1%. In May 2018, monthly retail trade decreased to 0.4%.Retail trade - YoY data: Generally over the past seven years retail trade growth has moderated.

Last updated: 14 August 2018