CommBank launches new Household Spending Intentions Index

Data-driven economic indicator shows post-lockdown surge in Australian consumption led by increased spending on travel, transport and entertainment.

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Buying a home

Aussies put home buying plans on ice as they emerge from lockdown

Home buying spending intentions have taken a hit in October, but remain buoyant for the year, according to CommBank’s new Household Spending Intentions Index.

Driving a car

Supply constraints put brakes on motor vehicle spending intentions

CommBank’s new Household Spending Intentions Index has revealed motor vehicle spending intentions slipped in October after enjoying a strong year.

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Household Spending Intentions Index: past reports

Previous reports from CommBank's Household Spending Intentions Index.

Household Spending Intentions Index

CBA’s Household Spending Intentions series is published on the second Tuesday of every month.

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Household Spending Intentions