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Retail sales increased in January
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2017-03-02T08:00:00.000Z
Wholesale and retail trade and service activities;Income and consumption
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doi, Index of retail sales, retail sales, volume index, value index, retail trade, commodity trade, turnover (for example groceries, clothing, building materials)Wholesale and retail trade , Consumption, Income and consumption, Wholesale and retail trade and service activities
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The seasonally-adjusted volume index of retail sales decreased by 2.1 per cent November to December this year.

Index of retail salesJanuary 2017

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Retail sales increased in January

The seasonally-adjusted volume index of retail sales increased by 1.4 per cent from December last year to January this year. This follows a decrease of more than 2 per cent from November to December last year.

Retail Sales indices, 2010=100
January 2017Change in per cent
December 2016 - January 2017January 2016 - January 2017November 2015 / January 2016 - November 2016 / January 2017
 
Retail sales volume index: Excluding sales of motor vehicles. Seasonally adjusted numbers108.21.4
Retail sales volume index: Excluding motor vehicles and motorcycles and automotive fuel. Seasonally adjusted numbers109.21.2
Retail sales volume index: Excluding sales of motor vehicles. Workingday adjusted numbers99.4-0.8-1.0
Retail sales value index: Excluding sales of motor vehicles. Working days adjusted numbers108.51.81.6
"Figure 1. Retail sales volume index, seasonally adjusted and trend. 2010=100

The long-term trend shows a slight decline in trade since October last year. 

Working-day adjusted figures show that retail sales decreased by 1.0 per cent in the period November 2016 - January 2017 compared to the same period in 2015 - 2016.