| Latest value
||National Statistical Institute of Bulgaria
The data series span the period from Q1 2005 to Q2 2022.
During that time, the average value for Bulgaria was
7195 building permits with a minumum of 1877 building permits
in Q1 2013 and a maximum of 19393 building permits in Q4 2007.
The latest number is 13810, a change of 45.54% from the previous data point of
9489 building permits and a change of 38.77% from a year ago when the level was
9952 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: National Statistical Institute of Bulgaria
Definition: Building permits are authorizations granted by a government or another regulatory body before the construction of a new building can legally occur.