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Floor space of commercialized buildings sold in China added up to 157 348.53 ten thousand square meter in 2016

New figures on construction in China have been published by China National Statistical Office. Building starts climbed by 22.46% in comparison with the last year.

Floor space of commercialized buildings sold in China added up to 157 348.53 ten thousand square meter in 2016
Date Ten Thousand Square Meter Variation
2016 157 348.53 22.46
2015 128 494.97 6.5
2014 120 648.54 -7.58
2013 130 550.59 17.29
2012 111 303.65 1.77
2011 109 366.75 4.39
2010 104 764.65 10.56
2009 94 755.00 43.63
2008 65 969.83 -14.72
2007 77 354.72 25.05

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  • 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 Output

    Measure of the production in the construction industry.

  • 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 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.

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