Canada Value of Building Permits  1950-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar

The value of building permits in Canada fell 2.6 percent from the previous month to CAD 8.2 billion in February of 2018, following a downwardly revised 5.2 percent rise in January and above market expectations of a 1.5 percent drop. Canadian municipalities issued CAD 2.9 billion in non-residential permits, down by 6.6 percent from the prior month, of which commercial component (-8.7 percent) and institutional (-9.7 percent). Also, there was a decline in the value of permits for single-family dwellings (-1.6 percent). On the other hand, there was an increase in the value of permits for multi-family dwellings (+1.0 percent). Building Permits in Canada averaged 2330373.18 CAD Thousand from 1950 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 8572975 CAD Thousand in June of 2017 and a record low of 57056 CAD Thousand in November of 1951.

Canada Value of Building Permits
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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2018-02-07 01:30 PM Building Permits MoM 4.8% -7.3% 2%
2018-03-08 01:30 PM Building Permits MoM 5.6% 2.5% 1.3%
2018-04-10 12:30 PM Building Permits MoM -2.6% 5.2% -1.5% 1.2%
2018-05-09 12:30 PM Building Permits MoM -2.6%
2018-06-06 12:30 PM Building Permits MoM
2018-07-10 12:30 PM Building Permits MoM

Canada Housing Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Building Permits 8167334.00 8384381.00 8572975.00 57056.00 CAD Thousand [+]
Housing Starts 225.21 231.03 291.60 90.70 Thousand [+]
Housing Index 103.10 103.30 103.30 37.70 Index Points [+]
Home Ownership Rate 66.50 67.80 67.80 63.90 percent [+]

Canada Value of Building Permits

In Canada, building permits refer to the value of permits issued for new buildings, alterations, additions, renovations. It includes expenditures on materials, labour, profit and overheads. . This page provides - Canada Building Permits - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Canada Value of Building Permits - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on April of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
8167334.00 8384381.00 8572975.00 57056.00 1950 - 2018 CAD Thousand Monthly
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building permits by Country
Country Last
Australia -6.20 Feb/18
Canada 8167334.00 Feb/18
France 39800.00 Feb/18
Germany 22006.00 Jan/18
Netherlands 6018.00 Feb/18
Turkey 77190.00 Dec/17
United States 1379.00 Mar/18