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Building permits, April 2024

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The title of the infographic is "Building permits, April 2024"

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Figure 1: Month-to-month change in total value of building permits (seasonally adjusted).

This is a map of Canada by province and territory that shows the month-to-month percentage changes of the total building permits value. Green arrows represent an increase, while red arrows represent a decrease.

Building permit values in Canada up 20.5% in April compared with March. Newfoundland and Labrador up 45.1%, Prince Edward Island down 22.5%, Nova Scotia up 44.2%, New Brunswick up 33.1%, Quebec up 9.7%, Ontario up 8.8%, Manitoba down 30.5%, Saskatchewan down 4.7%, Alberta up 9.4%, British Columbia up 81.1%, Yukon up 374.6%, Northwest Territories down 29.1%, Nunavut down 95.2%.

Figure 2: Building permits for residential and non-residential construction in Canada (seasonally adjusted).

Residential: The total value was up 21.0% month over month.

Non-residential: The total value was up 19.6% month over month.

Single-family dwellings: total value was $2,621 million, representing a month-over-month increase of 2.4% or $61.8 million.

Multi-family dwellings: total value was $5,418 million, representing a month-over-month increase of 32.6% or $1,331.5 million.

Industrial: total value was $852 million, representing a month-over-month increase of 17.4% or $126.0 million.

Commercial: total value was $2,680 million, representing a month-over-month increase of 21.3% or $470.7 million.

Institutional: total value was $1,270 million, representing a month-over-month increase of 17.7% or $191.5 million.

Source(s): Table 34-10-0285-01, Building permits, by type of building and type of work.

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