Building permits in Germany, September, 2019
The data series span the period from 2003 to Q3 2019.
During that time, the average value for Germany was
14555 building permits with a minumum of 8305 building permits
in January 2010 and a maximum of 27942 building permits in January 2003.
The latest number is , a change of 0% from the previous data point of
building permits and a change of 0% from a year ago when the level was
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 at our Building permits page
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Measure: building permits
Source: Federal Statistical Office of Germany
Definition: Building permits are authorizations granted by a government or another regulatory body before the construction of a new building can legally occur.