Table 1 
Dwelling units, value of residential and non-residential building permits, Canada – Seasonally adjusted  

Dwelling units, value of residential and non-residential building permits, Canada – Seasonally adjusted
  September
2019
July
2020r
August
2020r
September
2020p
August to September 2020 September 2019 to September 2020
  millions of dollarsmillions of dollarsmillions of dollarsmillions of dollars % change% change
Total 8,544.7 7,964.5 8,075.3 9,449.7 17.0 10.6
Residential 5,140.9 5,256.9 5,647.9 6,037.8 6.9 17.4
Single1 2,207.2 2,285.9 2,527.5 2,753.6 8.9 24.8
Multiple 2,933.6 2,971.0 3,120.4 3,284.2 5.2 12.0
Non-residential 3,403.8 2,707.6 2,427.4 3,411.9 40.6 0.2
Industrial 631.2 494.7 478.5 713.2 49.1 13.0
Commercial 2,120.8 1,573.4 1,335.1 1,899.6 42.3 -10.4
Institutional 651.8 639.5 613.9 799.1 30.2 22.6
  number of unitsnumber of unitsnumber of unitsnumber of units % change% change
Total dwellings 19,305 19,144 22,160 22,637 2.2 17.3
Single1 4,813 4,820 5,435 5,777 6.3 20.0
Multiple 14,492 14,324 16,725 16,859 0.8 16.3
r
revised
p
preliminary
Note(s):
Data may not add up to totals as a result of rounding.
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