Small Business Sentiment in Australia increased to 19.77 in the first quarter of 2021 from 17.52 in the fourth quarter of 2020. source: National Australia Bank

Small Business Sentiment in Australia averaged 1.26 from 2006 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 19.77 in the first quarter of 2021 and a record low of -21.19 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. Australia Small Business Sentiment - values, historical data and charts - was last updated on June of 2021.

Small Business Sentiment in Australia is expected to be 9.00 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 8.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Australia Small Business Sentiment is projected to trend around 2.00 in 2022, according to our econometric models.

Ok
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
width
height
Australia Small Business Sentiment

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
19.77 17.52 19.77 -21.19 2006 - 2021 Quarterly
SA

Australia Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Business Confidence 20.00 23.00 23.00 -64.00 points [+]
Services PMI 61.20 61.00 63.00 27.10 points [+]
Manufacturing PMI 61.80 61.70 62.50 29.47 points [+]
Industrial Production -3.00 -2.10 13.00 -7.70 percent [+]
Industrial Production Mom -0.30 0.20 5.50 -7.00 percent [+]
Manufacturing Production -1.80 -1.50 8.70 -11.70 percent [+]
Capacity Utilization 85.10 85.26 85.26 71.90 percent [+]
New Orders 46.00 60.00 60.00 -37.00 points [+]
Changes in Inventories 3339.00 -36.00 4499.00 -4018.00 AUD Million [+]
Bankruptcies 389.00 439.00 1123.00 192.00 Companies [+]
Corporate Profits 110721.00 111092.00 116663.00 12032.00 AUD Million [+]
Total Vehicle Sales 100809.00 92347.00 134171.00 35596.00 Units [+]
Car Registrations 18064.00 21360.00 63768.00 9157.00 [+]
Leading Economic Index 0.20 0.38 0.76 -1.74 percent [+]
Small Business Sentiment 19.77 17.52 19.77 -21.19 [+]
Internet Speed 11063.10 10098.33 11063.10 1922.87 KBps [+]
IP Addresses 9859878.00 9310525.00 13859005.00 5227461.00 IP [+]
Private Investment 6.30 4.20 18.70 -8.70 percent [+]
Mining Production -3.80 -2.50 25.10 -16.80 percent [+]
Industrial Sentiment 60.40 59.70 60.40 44.00 points [+]
Services Sentiment 58.00 58.80 58.80 19.50 points [+]
Steel Production 473.11 449.78 819.00 238.00 Thousand Tonnes [+]
Corruption Index 77.00 77.00 88.60 77.00 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 11.00 12.00 13.00 7.00 [+]
Competitiveness Index 78.75 78.85 78.85 5.08 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 16.00 14.00 22.00 14.00 [+]
Composite PMI 58.00 58.90 58.90 21.70 points [+]
Business Inventories 2.10 -0.10 2.80 -2.90 percent [+]
Ease of Doing Business 14.00 18.00 18.00 9.00 [+]


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.