Building permits in Austria, Q1 2010 - Q3 2021:
The data series span the period from Q1 2010 to Q3 2021.
During that time, the average value for Austria was
16335 building permits with a minumum of 11065 building permits
in Q1 2010 and a maximum of 22619 building permits in Q3 2020.
The latest number is 17768, a change of -3.94% from the previous data point of
18497 building permits and a change of -21.45% from a year ago when the level was
22619 building permits.
The number of building permits is considered a leading macroeconomic indicator as it typically grows a few months ahead of an economic expansion and declines a few months before an economic slowdown.
See more information about that indicator on our Building permits page
Longer historical series
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Measure: building permits
Source: Statistics Austria
Definition: Building permits are authorizations granted by a government or another regulatory body before the construction of a new building can legally occur.