| Latest value
||Hungarian Central Statistics Office
The data series span the period from January 1998 to September 2022.
During that time, the average value for Hungary was
1289 building permits with a minumum of 242 building permits
in January 2013 and a maximum of 3062 building permits in December 2000.
The latest number is 1044, a change of 5.35% from the previous data point of
991 building permits and a change of -21.27% from a year ago when the level was
1326 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
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Measure: building permits
Source: Hungarian Central Statistics Office
Definition: Building permits are authorizations granted by a government or another regulatory body before the construction of a new building can legally occur.