After two straight weekly gains, confidence declined 0.3% last week.
"Confidence declined modestly last week, despite the strong employment number.
The news flow around the coronavirus and the potential implications for Chinese
and Australian growth likely acted as a material offset to the more positive local
news. There are a number of unusual influences on sentiment at present, such as
the bushfires and coronavirus and the offsetting impact of strength in the labour
market. This makes it more difficult than usual to assess how consumer spending
will respond. We think this difficulty will see the RBA opting to wait for more
information before it considers a further reduction in the cash rate."
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The margin of error to be allowed for in any estimate depends mainly on the number of interviews on which it is based. Margin of error gives indications of the likely range within which estimates would be 95% likely to fall, expressed as the number of percentage points above or below the actual estimate. Allowance for design effects (such as stratification and weighting) should be made as appropriate.
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