Chart 3
Value of building permits for the residential and non-residential sectors

billions of dollars 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 July 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 July 2023 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 previous three months. For more information, see the Note to readers.
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Value of building permits for the residential and non-residential sectors, billions of dollars
  Residential, seasonally adjusted Residential, trend cycle Non-residential, seasonally adjusted Non-residential, trend cycle
July 2018 5.298 5.192 2.978 3.041
August 2018 4.697 5.127 3.215 3.104
September 2018 5.006 5.102 3.159 3.133
October 2018 5.248 5.075 3.032 3.155
November 2018 5.183 5.099 3.279 3.176
December 2018 5.228 5.135 3.455 3.209
January 2019 5.118 5.112 2.913 3.236
February 2019 4.898 5.112 2.971 3.293
March 2019 4.870 5.137 3.580 3.387
April 2019 5.657 5.199 3.743 3.448
May 2019 5.223 5.257 3.561 3.462
June 2019 4.995 5.302 3.262 3.441
July 2019 5.284 5.310 3.475 3.435
August 2019 5.885 5.315 3.408 3.427
September 2019 5.212 5.283 3.186 3.412
October 2019 5.134 5.240 3.500 3.440
November 2019 4.711 5.165 3.372 3.420
December 2019 5.124 5.113 3.779 3.337
January 2020 5.618 5.040 3.338 3.174
February 2020 5.527 4.929 2.853 2.984
March 2020 4.382 4.856 2.743 2.775
April 2020 3.893 4.873 2.055 2.646
May 2020 5.234 5.029 2.654 2.617
June 2020 5.346 5.269 2.754 2.635
July 2020 5.413 5.539 2.853 2.742
August 2020 5.918 5.851 2.440 2.804
September 2020 6.336 6.140 3.563 2.908
October 2020 6.498 6.370 2.661 2.946
November 2020 6.496 6.603 3.122 2.974
December 2020 6.510 6.829 2.822 3.003
January 2021 7.514 7.069 2.960 3.063
February 2021 6.973 7.257 3.305 3.104
March 2021 7.954 7.363 2.724 3.132
April 2021 7.673 7.342 3.434 3.200
May 2021 6.651 7.236 3.112 3.218
June 2021 6.928 7.114 3.279 3.270
July 2021 7.105 7.057 3.161 3.309
August 2021 6.396 7.034 3.425 3.343
September 2021 7.176 7.063 3.529 3.439
October 2021 7.410 7.290 3.794 3.581
November 2021 7.853 7.458 3.489 3.656
December 2021 7.764 7.537 3.764 3.770
January 2022 7.047 7.635 3.545 3.863
February 2022 7.743 7.724 4.479 3.947
March 2022 7.860 7.816 3.685 4.011
April 2022 7.979 7.945 4.269 4.054
May 2022 7.962 7.939 4.196 4.006
June 2022 8.304 7.915 3.805 3.957
July 2022 7.456 7.785 3.711 3.881
August 2022 8.337 7.529 4.264 3.807
September 2022 7.008 7.225 3.354 3.754
October 2022 6.136 6.965 3.544 3.815
November 2022 7.116 6.734 4.148 3.925
December 2022 6.683 6.592 3.985 4.022
January 2023 6.251 6.524 3.912 4.159
February 2023 6.602 6.519 4.341 4.252
March 2023 6.582 6.631 5.459 4.327
April 2023 6.319 6.728 3.391 4.298
May 2023 7.110 6.836 3.899 4.285
June 2023 7.019 6.975 4.818 4.300
July 2023 7.397 7.117 4.264 4.333
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 previous three months. For more information, see the Note to readers.
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