United States Building Permits 1960-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Building Permits in the United States decreased to 998 Thousand in August of 2014 from 1057 Thousand in July of 2014. Building Permits in the United States averaged 1365.05 Thousand from 1960 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 2419 Thousand in December of 1972 and a record low of 513 Thousand in March of 2009. Building Permits in the United States is reported by the U.S. Census Bureau.

   
 
 

United States Building Permits


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
998.00 1057.00 2419.00 513.00 1960 - 2014 Thousand Monthly
Volume, SA
This page provides - United States Building Permits - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - United States Building Permits - was last refreshed on Monday, September 22, 2014.

Calendar GMT Country Event Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast
2014-06-17 01:30 PM United States
Building Permits
May 2014 991K 1059K 1050K 1018.6K
2014-07-17 01:30 PM United States
Building Permits
Jun 2014 963K 1005K (R) 1040K 1022.7K
2014-08-19 01:30 PM United States
Building Permits
Jul 2014 1052K 973K 1000K 1006.8K
2014-09-18 01:30 PM United States
Building Permits
Aug 2014 998K 1057K 1045K 1045K
2014-10-17 01:30 PM United States
Building Permits
Sep 2014 998K 1014.3K


Housing Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Housing Index 0.40 0.20 1.42 -1.72 Percent [+]
Building Permits 998.00 1057.00 2419.00 513.00 Thousand [+]
Housing Starts 956.00 1117.00 2494.00 478.00 Thousand [+]
New Home Sales 412.00 422.00 1389.00 270.00 Thousand [+]
Pending Home Sales -2.10 -7.30 30.00 -24.50 Percent [+]
Existing Home Sales 5150.00 5030.00 7250.00 1370.00 Thousand [+]
Construction Spending 1.80 -0.90 5.87 -4.77 Percent [+]
Nahb Housing Market Index 59.00 55.00 78.00 8.00 Index Points [+]
Mortgage Rate 4.36 4.25 10.56 3.47 Percent [+]
Mortgage Applications 7.90 0.20 48.10 -38.80 Percent [+]


Building Permits Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 2.50 Jul/14 -3.80 32.30 -23.91 Percent [+]
Canada 9160959.00 Jul/14 8197250.00 9160959.00 57056.00 Thousands CAD [+]
United States 998.00 Aug/14 1057.00 2419.00 513.00 Thousand [+]





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