Building permits in Jordan, September, 2020
The data series span the period from January 2006 to September 2020.
During that time, the average value for Jordan was
2580 building permits with a minumum of 0 building permits
in April 2020 and a maximum of 7868 building permits in December 2017.
The latest number is 2168, a change of 15.26% from the previous data point of
1881 building permits and a change of 13.09% from a year ago when the level was
1917 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: Central Bank of Jordan
Definition: Building permits are authorizations granted by a government or another regulatory body before the construction of a new building can legally occur.