Building permits in Israel, Q1 2016 - Q3 2021:
The data series span the period from Q1 2016 to Q3 2021.
During that time, the average value for Israel was
2353 building permits with a minumum of 1720 building permits
in Q2 2020 and a maximum of 2977 building permits in Q3 2016.
The latest number is 2232, a change of -5.3% from the previous data point of
2357 building permits and a change of 3.24% from a year ago when the level was
2162 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: Israel Central Bureau of Statistics
Definition: Building permits are authorizations granted by a government or another regulatory body before the construction of a new building can legally occur.