The construction category contains indicators which provide data on the construction sector of the economy. Examples of indicators in this category include data on housing construction, including housing permits, and construction spending by various sectors of the economy.

Last Updated: Dec 7 2023, 08:49 EST Next Release: Jan 9 2024, 08:30 EST

The monthly Building Permits Survey collects data on the value of permits issued by Canadian municipalities for both residential and non-residential buildings, and the number of residential dwellings authorized. The survey also measures the number of dwelling units demolished.

Major Canada Building Permits Indicators

Indicator Period Value % CHG PREV
Alberta Building Permits Oct 2023 1.456B CAD 19.96%
British Columbia Building Permits Oct 2023 1.711B CAD -22.96%
Canada Building Permits Oct 2023 11.24B CAD 2.26%
Canada Building Permits MoM Oct 2023 2.26% --
Canada Commercial Building Permits Oct 2023 1.777B CAD -10.46%
Canada Dwellings Building Permits Oct 2023 22738.00 4.48%
Canada Industrial Building Permits Oct 2023 973.82M CAD 11.95%
Canada Institutional and Governmental Building Permits Oct 2023 1.375B CAD 29.24%
Canada Non-residential Building Permits Oct 2023 4.125B CAD 5.30%
Canada Residential Building Permits Oct 2023 7.111B CAD 0.58%
Ontario Building Permits Oct 2023 4.867B CAD 10.78%
Quebec Building Permits Oct 2023 2.286B CAD 10.40%
Last Updated: Feb 16 2024, 08:40 EST Next Release: --

The Canada Housing Information Monthly is an essential sourcebook for detailed housing information will help you stay informed, with information obtained from two national surveys conducted by CMHC: Starts, Completions and Market Absorption. Housing Information Monthly consists of ten modules, containing more than 90 easy-to-read, data-rich statistical tables on starts, completions, absorptions and prices for both provincial and local markets.

Major Canada Housing Information Monthly Indicators

Indicator Period Value % CHG PREV
Alberta Housing Starts Jan 2024 41.24K -6.53%
British Columbia Housing Starts Jan 2024 31.09K -50.22%
Canada 5-year Conventional Mortgage Lending Rate Dec 2023 6.39% -1.24%
Canada Housing Completions Dec 2022 19648.00 33.25%
Canada Housing Starts Jan 2024 223.59K -10.19%
Canada Housing Starts 6-month Moving Average Jan 2024 244.83K -1.97%
Ontario Housing Starts Jan 2024 83.17K 17.05%
Quebec Housing Starts Jan 2024 45.80K 5.34%
Last Updated: Feb 1 2024, 10:01 EST Next Release: Mar 1 2024, 10:00 EST

Construction Spending report provides monthly estimates of the total dollar value of construction work done in the United States. This includes the cost of labor and materials, architectural and engineering work, overhead, interest and taxes paid during construction, and contractor’s profits.

Major Construction Spending Indicators

Indicator Period Value % CHG PREV
US Commercial Construction Spending Dec 2023 133.19B USD -0.46%
US Conservation and Development Construction Spending Dec 2023 11.90B USD 1.55%
US Construction Spending Dec 2023 2.096T USD 0.85%
US Construction Spending MoM Dec 2023 0.85% -9.22%
US Construction Spending YoY Dec 2023 14.52% 9.32%
US Educational Construction Spending Dec 2023 124.46B USD -0.13%
US Health Care Construction Spending Dec 2023 65.64B USD -0.08%
US Highway and Street Construction Spending Dec 2023 152.38B USD 4.13%
US Lodging Construction Spending Dec 2023 23.68B USD -0.03%
US Manufacturing Construction Spending Dec 2023 213.89B USD -0.13%
US Nonresidential Construction Spending Dec 2023 1.174T USD 0.43%
US Office Construction Spending Dec 2023 101.41B USD -0.02%
US Power Construction Spending Dec 2023 130.64B USD 0.20%
US Private Construction Spending Dec 2023 1.620T USD 0.73%
US Public Construction Spending Dec 2023 476.33B USD 1.28%
US Religious Construction Spending Dec 2023 3.818B USD -0.24%
US Residential Construction Spending Dec 2023 922.16B USD 1.39%
US Sewage and Waste Disposal Construction Spending Dec 2023 44.05B USD -1.05%
US Transportation Construction Spending Dec 2023 65.00B USD 0.80%
US Water Supply Construction Spending Dec 2023 29.16B USD -2.46%
Last Updated: Jan 31 2024, 00:01 EST Next Release: Feb 29 2024, 00:00 EST

The Construction Starts Statistics Survey report contains data on building and housing starts in Japan. It is organized by owner-occupant relation, construction method, type of dwelling, and other aspects of construction.

Major Construction Starts Statistics Survey Indicators

Indicator Period Value % CHG PREV
Japan Building Starts Dec 2023 8.712M m² 2.33%
Japan Building Starts YoY Dec 2023 -2.85% --
Japan Built for Sale Housing Starts YoY Dec 2023 5.54% --
Japan Dwelling Building Starts Dec 2023 5.286M m² -1.08%
Japan Dwelling Building Starts YoY Dec 2023 -5.21% --
Japan Housing Starts Dec 2023 64586.00 -2.49%
Japan Housing Starts YoY Dec 2023 -3.96% --
Japan Non-dwelling Building Starts Dec 2023 3.426M m² 8.08%
Japan Non-dwelling Building Starts YoY Dec 2023 1.03% --
Japan Non-wooden Building Starts Dec 2023 3.426M m² 8.08%
Japan Non-wooden Building Starts YoY Dec 2023 1.40% --
Japan Owned Housing Starts Dec 2023 17031.00 -4.26%
Japan Owned Housing Starts YoY Dec 2023 -13.85% --
Japan Rented Housing Starts Dec 2023 25869.00 -8.51%
Japan Rented Housing Starts YoY Dec 2023 -3.64% --
Last Updated: Feb 4 2021, 10:13 EST Next Release: --

NAHB’s 55+ Housing Market Indexes are based on a quarterly survey of NAHB members involved in the 55+ housing market. The survey is designed to monitor conditions in three distinct segments of the market: 55+ single-family, 55+ multifamily condo and 55+ multifamily rental.

Major NAHB 55+ Housing Market Index Indicators

Last Updated: Feb 22 2024, 10:03 EST Next Release: Aug 8 2024, 08:00 EDT

The Multifamily Market Survey is based on a quarterly survey of NAHB multifamily builders and property managers. The survey is designed to monitor conditions for multifamily production (starts) and multifamily rental occupancy in the current versus preceding quarter as well as in the next six months.

Major NAHB Multifamily Market Survey Indicators

Indicator Period Value % CHG PREV
NAHB Multifamily Occupancy Index Q4 2023 77.13 -5.88%
NAHB Multifamily Production Index Q4 2023 41.10 8.29%
Last Updated: Feb 17 2024, 04:54 EST Next Release: Mar 19 2024, 08:30 EDT

New Residential Construction reports contains the first available preliminary monthly estimates of the number of housing units started, authorized but not started, under construction, and completed. Revised figures for previous months are also included. Data are shown by type of structure at the national level and by Census Region. Quarterly data on selected characteristics of housing units started and completed are included.

Major New Residential Construction Indicators

Indicator Period Value % CHG PREV
Midwestern US New Housing Permits Dec 2023 11.80K -20.81%
Northeastern US New Housing Permits Dec 2023 8.10K 14.08%
Southern US New Housing Permits Dec 2023 59.10K 5.16%
US Building Permits Dec 2023 104.90K -3.58%
US Building Permits MoM Dec 2023 1.77% --
US Housing Completed Dec 2023 1.574M 8.70%
US Housing Completed MoM Dec 2023 8.70% 63.90%
US Housing Completed: 1 Unit Dec 2023 1.056M 8.42%
US Housing Completed: 1 Unit MoM Dec 2023 8.42% --
US Housing Completed: 5 Units or More Dec 2023 509.00K 11.14%
US Housing Starts Dec 2023 1.46M -4.26%
US Housing Starts MoM Dec 2023 -4.26% --
US Housing Starts: 1 Unit Dec 2023 1.027M -8.63%
US Housing Starts: 1 Unit MoM Dec 2023 -8.63% --
US Housing Starts: 5 Units or More Dec 2023 417.00K 7.47%
US New Housing Permits: 5 Units or More Dec 2023 36.60K 3.10%
Western US New Housing Permits Dec 2023 26.00K -15.03%

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