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Number of completed residential buildings in China stays the same in 2017

Building starts remained the same compared to the prior year, according to numbers published by China National Statistical Office. The indicator remained stable at 7 455 409, for the 2nd consecutive year. The overall changes for the previous 18 years attained a rise of 248.43%. Furthermore, the building starts is now above average of 5 267 720.39 and the variable pinpoints a slight overall increase since the 2000. It hit its all-time high of 7 659 418 in 2014 and record low of 2 139 702 in 2000.

Number of completed residential buildings in China stays the same in 2017
Date Number Variation
2017 7 455 409.00 =
2016 7 455 409.00 5.75
2015 7 050 109.00 -7.96
2014 7 659 418.00 2.22
2013 7 493 133.00 -1.95
2012 7 642 379.00 5.86
2011 7 219 163.00 19.92
2010 6 019 767.00 8.49
2009 5 548 897.00 12.34
2008 4 939 189.00 12.22

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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