Construction Industry Indicators

Department/Agency

Department of Housing, Planning, Community and Local Government

Key information

Construction Indicators: gross fixed capital formation; construction employment and earnings; wholesale prices for construction materials; SCS (Society of Chartered Surveyors) construction cost index; construction cost and tender price inflation; planning permissions for residential and non-residential development; housing registrations (a proxy for housing starts); residential commencement notices; dwellings completed; number and value of housing loans paid out; house prices; private housing rents; construction confidence.

Source

Housing section of the DHPCLG, CSO, Homebond, Premier Guarantee, Bruce Shaw Partnership, permanent-tsb and Eurostat.

Scope

The construction sector in Ireland.

Frequency

Varying

Reference period

Varies by indicator

Start date

March 2005

Timeliness

Varies by indicator

Classifications

  • No classifications

Theme

Business Sectors - Construction

Page Created

2007-12-01

Page Modified

2017-06-16

Keywords

building buildings capital chartered commencement commencements completed confidence construction development dkm dwellings earnings employment formation house houses housing indicators inflation investment loans materials non-residential permissions planning prices registrations rents residential scs starts surveyors wholesale