Canada Value of Building Permits  1950-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Canadian municipalities issued CAD 7.9 billion worth of building permits in July of 2017, down 3.5 percent, following an upwardly revised 4.4 percent rise in the previous period. It is the first decrease since March, worse than market expectations of a 1.5 percent drop. Lower construction intentions for commercial buildings and multi-family dwellings were mainly responsible for the national decline. Seven provinces posted decreases, with the largest decline in Ontario. Building Permits in Canada averaged 2278275.77 CAD Thousand from 1950 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 8210658 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
2017-07-06 12:30 PM Building Permits MoM 8.9% 0.5% 2.6% 0.1%
2017-08-09 12:30 PM Building Permits MoM 2.5% 10.7% -2% -1.4%
2017-09-07 12:30 PM Building Permits MoM -3.5% 2.5% -1.5% 0.5%
2017-10-10 12:30 PM Building Permits MoM -3.5%
2017-11-08 01:30 PM Building Permits MoM
2017-12-07 01:30 PM Building Permits MoM

Canada Housing Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Building Permits 7921561.00 8210658.00 8210658.00 57056.00 CAD Thousand [+]
Housing Starts 223.23 221.97 291.60 90.70 Thousand [+]
Housing Index 102.80 102.40 102.80 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 September of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
7921561.00 8210658.00 8210658.00 57056.00 1950 - 2017 CAD Thousand Monthly
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building permits by Country

Australia -1.70 Jul/17
Canada 7921561.00 Jul/17
France 44900.00 Jul/17
Germany 28127.00 Jun/17
Netherlands 4574.00 Jun/17
Turkey 199694.00 Jun/17
United States 1300.00 Aug/17