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

The value of building permits in Canada went down 2.3 percent from the previous month to CAD 8.1 billion worth of building permits in June 2018, following an upwardly revised 4.8 percent rise in May and against market consensus of a 1.0 percent gain. The decline was the result of lower construction intentions for residential buildings, as municipalities issued CAD 5.2 billion worth of building permits, down 5.7% from May. The value of multi-family dwelling permits dropped 8.0% to CAD 2.8 billion in June, after a record high of CAD 3.1 billion the previous month. Also, the value of permits in the single-family dwelling component was down 2.9% to CAD 2.4 billion. In contrast, the value of non-residential building permits rose 4.6% to CAD 2.9 billion, due to gains in the commercial (0.8%), institutional (16.8%) and the industrial (5.3%) components Building Permits in Canada averaged 2358504.98 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
2018-06-06 12:30 PM Building Permits MoM -4.6% 1.3% 2% 0.6%
2018-07-10 12:30 PM Building Permits MoM 4.7% -4.7% 0.1% 2.3%
2018-08-08 12:30 PM Building Permits MoM -2.3% 4.8% 1% 0.4%
2018-09-06 12:30 PM Building Permits MoM -2.3%
2018-10-10 12:30 PM Building Permits MoM
2018-11-06 01:30 PM Building Permits MoM

Canada Housing Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Building Permits 8091547.00 8279585.00 8572975.00 57056.00 CAD Thousand [+]
Housing Starts 206.30 246.20 291.60 90.70 Thousand units [+]
Housing Index 103.20 103.10 103.30 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 August of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
8091547.00 8279585.00 8572975.00 57056.00 1950 - 2018 CAD Thousand Monthly
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building permits by Country
Country Last
Australia 6.40 Jun/18
Canada 8091547.00 Jun/18
France 41600.00 Jun/18
Germany 25676.00 Jun/18
Netherlands 4246.00 May/18
Turkey 49669.00 Mar/18
United States 1311.00 Jul/18