Building permits in Chile, January 1991 - April 2021
The data series span the period from January 1991 to April 2021.
During that time, the average value for Chile was
10940 building permits with a minumum of 4352 building permits
in April 2000 and a maximum of 34287 building permits in December 2015.
The latest number is 11779, a change of 1.17% from the previous data point of
11643 building permits and a change of 76.91% from a year ago when the level was
6658 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 Institute of Statistics of Chile
Definition: Building permits are authorizations granted by a government or another regulatory body before the construction of a new building can legally occur.