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Floor space of commercialized buildings sold in China goes up in 2017

In comparison with the prior year building starts increased by 11.66 percent, refreshed figures from China National Statistical Office demonstrate. The variable climbed by 18 347.56 ten thousand square meter, as it follows the tendency of the previous year when it rose by 22.46%. It reached its 18-year peak. The overall changes for the prior 18 years hit a growth of 842.72%. As well as it has attained a rise at a 0.06% CAGR during the 5 years with a negligible overall raise since the start of time series. It averaged 85 189.07 ten thousand square meter from 2000 to 2017 and it attained its minimum of 18 637.13 ten thousand square meter in 2000.

Floor space of commercialized buildings sold in China goes up in 2017
Date Ten Thousand Square Meter Variation
2017 175 696.10 11.66
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

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  • 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

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