Building permits in Italy, Q1 2000 - Q4 2021:
The data series span the period from Q1 2000 to Q4 2021.
During that time, the average value for Italy was
33560 building permits with a minumum of 10018 building permits
in Q4 2015 and a maximum of 78052 building permits in Q2 2005.
The latest number is 16159, a change of 8.55% from the previous data point of
14886 building permits and a change of 14% from a year ago when the level was
14175 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: Italian National Institute 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.