Economics Resource Centre

Each month Ai Group releases real-time performance indices for the manufacturing, services and construction sectors. These national indices are constructed from survey data collected from businesses Australia-wide, on a representative sample basis.

  • Performance of Manufacturing Index - August 2020

    Australian PMI®
    Down 4.2 points
    (seasonally adjusted)

    49.3

    Australian PMI®
    Up 1.4 points
    (trend)

    50.5
     
  • Performance of Services Index - August 2020

    Australian PSI®
    Down 1.5 points
    (seasonally adjusted)

    42.5

    Australian PSI®
    Up 2.1 points
    (trend)

    38.7
     
  • Performance of Construction Index - August 2020

    Australian PCI®
    Down 4.8 points
    (seasonally adjusted)

    37.9

    Australian PCI®
    Up 2.0 points
    (trend)

    36.8
     
  • Performance of Business Index - August 2020

    Australian PBI®
    Down 2.1 points
    (seasonally adjusted)

    42.6

    Australian PBI®
    Up 2.0 points
    (trend)

    39.5