Building permits - monthly data [teiis550]

Documentation on provider website

The objective of the building permit index is to show the future development of construction activity in terms of per square meter of useful floor. The current base year is 2015 (Index 2015 = 100). The index is presented in seasonally adjusted form. Growth rates with respect to the previous month (M/M-1) are calculated from seasonally adjusted figures while growth rates with respect to the same month of the previous year (M/M-12) are calculated from raw data.

Updated by provider on
July 27, 2021
Frequency [FREQ]
Business trend indicator [indic_bt]
Classification of economic activities - NACE Rev.2 [nace_r2]
Unit of measure [unit]
Geopolitical entity (reporting) [geo]

Dataset has 45 series. Add search filters to narrow them.

Dimensions codes and labels
[FREQ] Frequency
  • [M] Monthly
[indic_bt] Business trend indicator
  • [PSQM] Building permits - m2 of useful floor area
[nace_r2] Classification of economic activities - NACE Rev.2
  • [F_CC1] Buildings
[unit] Unit of measure
  • [I2015_SCA] Index, 2015=100 (SCA)
  • [PCH_M1_SCA] Percentage change m/m-1 (SCA)
  • [PCH_M12_NSA] Percentage change m/m-12 (NSA)
[geo] Geopolitical entity (reporting)
  • [BE] Belgium
  • [CY] Cyprus
  • [EA19] Euro area - 19 countries (from 2015)
  • [EU27_2020] European Union - 27 countries (from 2020)
  • [FI] Finland
  • [FR] France
  • [DE] Germany (until 1990 former territory of the FRG)
  • [EL] Greece
  • [HU] Hungary
  • [MK] North Macedonia
  • [NO] Norway
  • [PT] Portugal
  • [RO] Romania
  • [ES] Spain
  • [SE] Sweden
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