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Residential Building Permits in Australia

Residential Building Permits in Australia from Jan. 1956 to May. 2018 • THS_AUD
Date THS_AUD Variation
May. 2018 6 000 645.00 9.36
Apr. 2018 5 487 276.00 -11
Mar. 2018 6 165 675.00 12.97
Feb. 2018 5 457 683.00 5.93
Jan. 2018 5 152 105.00 3.94
Dec. 2017 4 957 016.00 -32.71
Nov. 2017 7 366 289.00 12.73
Oct. 2017 6 534 337.00 4.8
Sep. 2017 6 234 949.00 5.87
Aug. 2017 5 889 397.00 1.18

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Main Construction Indicators

  • Building Permits

    Number of issued building permits, it is an indicator of the construction sector's growth. A building permit is an authorisation to start work on a building project. As such, a permit is the final stage of planning and building authorisations from public authorities, prior to the start of work. Based on: Eurostat.

  • Construction Completions

    Number of new privately owned housing units completed. Is is an indicator of construction work actually completed within a given period of time or at a particular point in time. Based on: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.

  • Construction GDP

    Value of output of the construction industry less the value of intermediate consumption (intermediate inputs) used in this industry. It can be expressed in millions or billions of national currency, or in percentage of GDP. Based on: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.

  • Construction Output

    Measure of the production in the construction industry.

  • Construction Spending

    Value of total spending in the construction industry, usually expressed in millions billions of national currency. It includes the cost of labor and materials, cost of architectural and engineering work, overhead costs, interest and taxes paid during construction and contractor's profts. Based on: US Census Bureau.

  • Construction Starts

    Number of new buildings on which construction has been started in a given period. Start of a construction occurs when excavation begins for the footings or foundation of a building. Based on: U.S. Census Bureau.

  • Buildings Under Construction

    Number of buildings in a state of construction (up until they receive their certificate of occupancy), at a given date in a country.

  • Building Materials Import

  • Building Materials Export