Building permits in Chile, November, 2020
The data series span the period from January 1991 to November 2020.
During that time, the average value for Chile was
10948 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 10895, a change of 57.62% from the previous data point of
6912 building permits and a change of -28.16% from a year ago when the level was
15166 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
* 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.