Chart 2
Value of building permits for residential and non-residential sectors

billions of dollars 1.0 1.5 2.0 2.5 3.0 3.5 4.0 4.5 5.0 5.5 6.0 Mar. 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 Mar. 2017 Residential, seasonally adjustedResidential, seasonally adjusted Residential, trend-cycleResidential, trend-cycle Non-residential, seasonally adjustedNon-residential, seasonally adjusted Non-residential, trend-cycleNon-residential, trend-cycle
Note(s):
The higher variability associated with the trend-cycle estimates is indicated with a dotted line on the chart for the current reference month and the three previous months. For more information, see note to readers.
Source(s):
CANSIM table 026-0010.

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Value of building permits for residential and non-residential sectors, billions of dollars
  Residential, seasonally adjusted Residential, trend-cycle Non-residential, seasonally adjusted Non-residential, trend-cycle
March 2012 4.019 4.133 2.926 2.714
April 2012 3.924 4.128 2.969 2.715
May 2012 4.034 4.125 2.558 2.676
June 2012 4.353 4.154 2.494 2.666
July 2012 4.099 4.145 2.279 2.669
August 2012 4.219 4.100 3.181 2.707
September 2012 4.145 4.035 2.552 2.718
October 2012 3.949 3.928 2.953 2.741
November 2012 3.825 3.823 2.695 2.727
December 2012 3.389 3.782 2.693 2.714
January 2013 3.822 3.814 2.552 2.654
February 2013 3.875 3.870 2.663 2.634
March 2013 3.922 3.963 2.623 2.646
April 2013 4.209 4.027 2.700 2.645
May 2013 4.398 4.069 2.616 2.674
June 2013 3.838 4.084 2.484 2.699
July 2013 3.930 4.051 3.188 2.732
August 2013 4.030 4.064 2.507 2.735
September 2013 4.064 4.110 2.766 2.765
October 2013 4.307 4.129 2.710 2.782
November 2013 4.205 4.147 2.878 2.806
December 2013 3.810 4.152 2.743 2.788
January 2014 4.636 4.127 2.910 2.769
February 2014 4.066 4.085 2.920 2.789
March 2014 3.794 4.060 2.648 2.776
April 2014 3.878 4.058 2.447 2.802
May 2014 4.183 4.118 2.782 2.872
June 2014 4.193 4.180 3.249 2.929
July 2014 4.466 4.243 3.332 2.949
August 2014 4.179 4.305 2.559 2.929
September 2014 4.383 4.344 3.048 2.879
October 2014 4.262 4.357 2.724 2.782
November 2014 4.490 4.378 2.613 2.701
December 2014 4.461 4.374 2.709 2.627
January 2015 4.189 4.369 2.710 2.617
February 2015 4.384 4.387 2.238 2.626
March 2015 4.525 4.415 2.612 2.642
April 2015 4.484 4.444 2.957 2.692
May 2015 4.163 4.482 2.820 2.720
June 2015 4.630 4.527 2.764 2.716
July 2015 4.707 4.553 2.449 2.704
August 2015 4.770 4.548 2.703 2.685
September 2015 4.212 4.477 2.764 2.653
October 2015 4.675 4.425 2.749 2.629
November 2015 4.010 4.358 2.478 2.604
December 2015 4.600 4.323 2.546 2.615
January 2016 4.086 4.293 2.415 2.612
February 2016 4.200 4.312 2.968 2.611
March 2016 4.394 4.334 2.502 2.622
April 2016 4.588 4.335 2.713 2.627
May 2016 4.400 4.374 2.584 2.611
June 2016 4.228 4.429 2.352 2.614
July 2016 4.320 4.532 2.727 2.595
August 2016 4.576 4.684 2.920 2.567
September 2016 4.733 4.854 2.269 2.541
October 2016 5.667 4.990 2.473 2.495
November 2016 5.009 5.050 2.552 2.470
December 2016 4.937 5.063 2.289 2.453
January 2017 5.093 5.013 2.549 2.431
February 2017 5.002 4.957 2.429 2.428
March 2017 4.584 4.867 2.418 2.449
Note(s):
The higher variability associated with the trend-cycle estimates is indicated with a dotted line on the chart for the current reference month and the three previous months. For more information, see note to readers.
Source(s):
CANSIM table 026-0010.
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