Building Permits in Sri Lanka decreased to 2824 in the fourth quarter of 2017 from 3248 in the third quarter of 2017. Building Permits in Sri Lanka averaged 2875.02 from 1996 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 4505 in the second quarter of 2006 and a record low of 1638 in the second quarter of 2009.
Building Permits in Sri Lanka is expected to be 2690.00 by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Building Permits in Sri Lanka to stand at 2840.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Sri Lanka Housing Approvals is projected to trend around 2940.00 in 2020, according to our econometric models.