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3401.0 - Overseas Arrivals and Departures, Australia, Jun 2012 Quality Declaration 
Previous ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 03/08/2012   
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JUNE KEY FIGURES

Jun '12
May '12 to Jun '12
Jun '11 to Jun '12
'000
% change
% change

Short-term visitor arrivals
Trend
508.9
0.3
5.0
Seasonally adjusted
515.1
3.3
. .
Original
420.8
. .
. .
Short-term resident departures
Trend
688.3
0.6
5.2
Seasonally adjusted
691.3
1.0
. .
Original
799.2
. .
. .

. . not applicable

Visitor arrivals, Short-term
Graph: Visitor arrivals, Short-term

Resident departures, Short-term
Graph: Resident departures, Short-term




JUNE KEY POINTS


SHORT-TERM VISITOR ARRIVALS TO AUSTRALIA
  • Trend estimates: Short-term visitor arrivals during June 2012 (508,900 movements) increased compared with May 2012 (507,300 movements). This followed monthly increases of 0.3% in April 2012 and 0.3% in May 2012. The current trend estimate for arrivals is 5.0% higher than in June 2011.
  • Seasonally adjusted estimates: During June 2012, short-term visitor arrivals (515,100 movements) recorded an increase of 3.3% compared with May 2012 (498,400 movements). This followed monthly decreases of 0.9% in April 2012 and 1.6% in May 2012.
  • Original estimates: There were 420,800 short-term visitor arrivals to Australia in June 2012.


SHORT-TERM RESIDENT DEPARTURES FROM AUSTRALIA
  • Trend estimates: Short-term resident departures during June 2012 (688,300 movements) increased 0.6% compared with May 2012 (684,000 movements). This followed monthly increases of 0.9% in April 2012 and 0.8% in May 2012. The current trend estimate for departures is 5.2% higher than in June 2011.
  • Seasonally adjusted estimates: During June 2012, short-term resident departures (691,300 movements) increased 1.0% compared with May 2012 (684,200 movements). This followed a monthly decrease of 0.03% in April 2012 and an increase of 1.0% in May 2012.
  • Original estimates: There were 799,200 short-term resident departures from Australia during June 2012.


NOTES

FORTHCOMING ISSUES

ISSUE Release Date
July 2012 4 September 2012
August 2012 9 October 2012
September 2012 6 November 2012
October 2012 5 December 2012
November 2012 14 January 2013
December 2012 6 February 2013



DATA NOTES

This publication contains overseas movement data which should not be interpreted as 'persons'. See paragraph 5 of the Explanatory Notes for more detail.

The statistics in this publication have been rounded to the nearest 100 for short-term movements and to the nearest 10 for permanent and long-term movements. As a result, sums of the components may not add exactly to totals. Analysis featured in this publication is based on unrounded data. Calculations made on rounded data may differ to those published.


CHANGES IN THIS ISSUE

A feature article, INTERNATIONAL MOVEMENTS - 2011-12 in included in this issue.


INQUIRIES

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