Japan Housing Starts  1961-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Housing starts in Japan unexpectedly increased by 0.2 percent from the prior year in March of 2017, following a 2.6 percent decline in February while market estimated a 2.4 percent fall. The rise was mainly supported by a faster growth in the dwelling of rented houses (11.0 percent from 6.8 percent in a month earlier). In contrast, housing starts fell for: individual houses (-3.6 percent from 1.6 percent), built for sale (-10.8 percent from -17.9 percent), prefabricated (-5.1 percent from 1.1 percent) and two-by-four (-4.6 percent from -0.3 percent). Housing Starts in Japan averaged 2.58 percent from 1961 until 2016, reaching an all time high of 67.63 percent in March of 1972 and a record low of -43.96 percent in September of 2007.

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Calendar GMT Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2017-02-28 05:00 AM Jan 12.8% 3.9% 3.2% 3.3%
2017-03-31 05:00 AM Feb -2.6% 12.8% -1.1% -2.4%
2017-04-28 05:00 AM Mar 0.2% -2.6% -2.4% -2.2%
2017-05-31 05:00 AM Apr 0.2% -1.5% 1.7%
2017-06-30 05:00 AM May -0.41%
2017-07-29 05:00 AM Jun -0.08%




Japan Housing Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Housing Starts 0.20 -2.60 67.63 -43.96 percent [+]
Construction Orders 1.10 5.70 104.90 -42.80 percent [+]
Housing Index 112.22 106.28 112.22 97.26 Index Points [+]
Home Ownership Rate 61.90 61.10 61.90 59.80 percent [+]


Japan Housing Starts Notes

In Japan, housing starts refers to the year-on-year change in volume of new housing construction started. This page provides the latest reported value for - Japan Housing Starts - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Japan Housing Starts - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on May of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
0.20 -2.60 67.63 -43.96 1961 - 2017 percent Monthly
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housing starts by Country

Last
Canada 214.10 Apr/17
France 34800.00 Mar/17
Japan 0.20 Mar/17
Russia 4.90 Mar/17
Spain 0.77 Dec/16
Turkey 13079.00 Dec/16
United Kingdom 35580.00 Dec/16
United States 1172.00 Apr/17