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CAD, Canadian dollar

Canada Building Permits m/m

Country: Canada
Sector: Business
Medium 3.5% -9.2%
4.9% Revised from 3.8%
Last release Importance Actual Forecast
Previous
-6.2%
3.5%
Next release Actual Forecast
Previous

Canada Building Permits m/m indicator measures a change in the number of permits issued by Canadian municipalities for new construction projects. The indicator measures a change in the reported month compared to the previous one.

It is a key indicator characterizing the activity of the national real estate market. Readings above expectations indicate economy expansion and are seen as positive for the Canadian dollar.

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History

Export
Date (GMT)
Reference
Actual
Forecast
Previous
Oct 2017
3.5%
-9.2%
4.9% Revised from 3.8%
Sep 2017
3.8%
6.4%
-5.1% Revised from -5.5%
Aug 2017
-5.5%
-2.1%
-2.8% Revised from -3.5%
Jul 2017
-3.5%
4.4% Revised from 2.5%
Jun 2017
2.5%
10.7% Revised from 8.9%
May 2017
8.9%
0.5% Revised from -0.2%
Apr 2017
-0.2%
-4.9% Revised from -5.8%
Mar 2017
-5.8%
-2.8% Revised from -2.5%
Feb 2017
-2.5%
5.8% Revised from 5.4%
Jan 2017
5.4%
-4.4% Revised from -6.6%