Macroeconomic Reports

The Melbourne Institute measures a variety of macroeconomic indicators, from the drivers of economic growth to the sentiments underpinning the nation’s economic outlook.

Our indicators are widely reported in the media and are referenced by economists nationwide. They are published at monthly or quarterly intervals, with Time Series Data also available.

Subscription reports

Our macroeconomic reports include:

  • Westpac–Melbourne Institute Leading Index of Economic Activity
  • Westpac–Melbourne Institute Survey of Consumer Sentiment
  • Westpac–Melbourne Institute Survey of Consumer Sentiment: NSW, Victoria, Queensland, Western Australia, South Australia
  • Westpac–Melbourne Institute Survey of House Price Expectations
  • Westpac–Melbourne Institute Survey of Unemployment Expectations
  • Melbourne Institute Survey of Consumer Inflationary Expectations
  • Melbourne Institute Monthly Inflation Gauge
  • Westpac–Melbourne Institute SME Index

Subscriptions to our macroeconomic reports are available on a calendar-year basis.* Alternatively, selected reports may be purchased individually.

Subscribers may access the latest macroeconomic reports from 11:00am on the scheduled day of release.

* The subscription period runs from 1 January to 31 December, regardless of starting date.

Subscribe or purchase a Single Issue Report

Free reports

We also produce a series of free publications, including:

  • Melbourne Institute Monthly Bulletin of Economic Trends
  • The GPS–Melbourne Institute Leading Index of Shareholder Confidence™
  • Phases of business cycles in Australia

Media Releases

Monthly media releases are available for our Macro program reports.