Colombia Building Permits

2009 - 2022 | Monthly | Unit | CEIC Data

Key information about Colombia Building Permits

  • Colombia Building Permits data was reported at 15,253.000 Unit in May 2022.
  • This records a decrease from the previous number of 22,003.000 Unit for Apr 2022.
  • Colombia Building Permits data is updated monthly, averaging 15,106.000 Unit from Jan 2009 to May 2022, with 161 observations.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 39,673.000 Unit in Dec 2019 and a record low of 3,169.000 Unit in Apr 2020.
  • Colombia Building Permits data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by CEIC Data.
  • The data is categorized under World Trend Plus’s Global Economic Monitor – Table: Building Permits: Monthly: North and South America.

CEIC extends history for monthly Building Permits. National Administrative Department of Statistics provides monthly Building Permits. Building Permits covers Residential Buildings in 302 major municipalities. Building Permits prior to January 2015 covers Residential Buildings in 88 major municipalities only.

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Colombia Building Permits

What was Colombia's Building Permits in May 2022?

Colombia Building Permits data was reported at 15,253.000 Unit in May 2022. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
15,253.000 May 2022 22,003.000 Apr 2022 3,169.000 Apr 2020 39,673.000 Dec 2019 Unit monthly Jan 2009 - May 2022

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (Unit) 397.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2022
Algeria (Unit) 12,776.000 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2017 - Dec 2019
Australia (Unit) 22,689.000 Jun 2022 monthly Jul 2001 - Jun 2022
Austria (Unit) 6,401.000 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2010 - Dec 2021
Belgium (Unit) 2,689.000 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1990 - Apr 2022
Bolivia (Unit) 437.000 May 2022 monthly Jan 2004 - May 2022
Bosnia and Herzegovina (Unit) 370.000 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2013 - Jun 2022
Brazil (Unit) 55.000 May 2022 monthly Jan 2004 - May 2022
Bulgaria (Unit) 3,433.000 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2002 - Jun 2022
Canada (Unit) 51,036.000 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2018 - Jun 2022
Chile (Unit) 9,129.000 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1991 - Jun 2022
Colombia (Unit) 15,253.000 May 2022 monthly Jan 2009 - May 2022
Croatia (Unit) 769.000 May 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - May 2022
Cyprus (Unit) 560.000 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - Apr 2022
Czech Republic (Unit) 8,035.000 May 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - May 2022
Denmark (Unit) 2,474.000 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Mar 2022
Ecuador (Unit) 24,764.000 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Estonia (Unit) 2,060.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2022
Finland (Unit) 3,831.000 May 2022 monthly Jan 1990 - May 2022
Georgia (Unit) 10,095.000 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
Germany (Unit) 19,972.000 May 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - May 2022
Greece (Unit) 1,977.000 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2007 - Apr 2022
Hungary (Unit) 1,707.000 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2022
Iran (Unit) 24,844.000 Dec 2021 quarterly Jun 1978 - Dec 2021
Ireland (Unit) 7,742.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1975 - Mar 2022
Italy (Unit) 15,440.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
Jordan (Unit) 1,641.000 May 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - May 2022
South Korea (Unit) 17,767.000 Jun 2022 monthly Oct 1979 - Jun 2022
Latvia (Unit) 1,062.000 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2021
Lithuania (Unit) 2,168.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2022
Luxembourg (Unit) 243.000 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1992 - Mar 2022
North Macedonia (Unit) 323.000 May 2022 monthly Jan 2008 - May 2022
Malta (Unit) 750.000 Dec 2016 monthly Jan 2000 - Dec 2016
Mauritius (Unit) 6,237.000 2020 yearly 1979 - 2020
Montenegro (Unit) 64.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2022
Morocco (Unit) 3,956.000 Dec 2013 monthly Apr 1997 - Dec 2013
Netherlands (Unit) 2,117.000 May 2022 monthly Jan 2012 - May 2022
New Zealand (Unit) 7,492.000 Jun 2022 monthly Apr 1990 - Jun 2022
Oman (Unit) 46,240.000 2021 yearly 1997 - 2021
Palestinian Territory (Unit) 3,271.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Panama (Unit) 1,244.000 May 2022 monthly Jan 2012 - May 2022
Philippines (Unit) 12,522.000 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2021
Poland (Unit) 34,810.000 Jun 2022 monthly Jun 2001 - Jun 2022
Portugal (Unit) 6,822.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1971 - Mar 2022
Qatar (Unit) 3,892.000 2020 yearly 1988 - 2020
Romania (Unit) 4,594.000 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2004 - Jun 2022
Saudi Arabia (Unit) 145,661.000 2020 yearly 1987 - 2020
Serbia (Unit) 2,349.000 May 2022 monthly Jan 2008 - May 2022
Slovakia (Unit) 3,063.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2003 - Mar 2022
Slovenia (Unit) 481.000 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2013 - Jun 2022
South Africa (Unit) 5,930.000 May 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - May 2022
Spain (Unit) 2,358.000 Feb 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Feb 2020
Sweden (Unit) 3,304,763.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Switzerland (Unit) 11,920.000 2016 yearly 2012 - 2016
Taiwan (Unit) 3,504.000 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Jun 2022
Thailand (Unit) 21,198.000 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2017 - Apr 2022
Turkey (Unit) 26,040.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2002 - Mar 2022
United States (Unit) 157,200.000 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1959 - Jun 2022

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -4.1 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 2000 - Sep 2021
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) 1,574.093 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2021
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 4,671.953 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Jun 2022
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 16.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
National Government Debt (USD mn) 190,847.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2021
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 64.5 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2021
Forecast: Government Expenditure (COP bn) 571,821.857 2027 yearly 1982 - 2027
Forecast: Government Net Debt (COP bn) 980,686.993 2027 yearly 1996 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (COP bn) 551,613.754 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Tax Collection: Total (COP mn) 18,325,737.521 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Jun 2022
Tax Collection: Internal: VAT (COP mn) 1,239,794.133 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Jun 2022
Tax Collection: Internal: Income Tax (COP mn) 11,936,443.864 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Jun 2022
Tax Collection: Internal: Petrol & Diesel Fuel Tax (COP mn) 176,128.983 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Jun 2022
Central Government Debt: Medium and Long Term (COP bn) 700,452.135 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Central Government Debt: Medium and Long Term: External (COP bn) 274,313.485 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Central Government Debt: Medium and Long Term: Internal (COP bn) 426,138.650 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
CO: Expenditure (COP mn) 363,586,181.232 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
CO: Revenue Excluding Grants (COP mn) 240,490,549.813 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
CO: Central Government Debt: Total (COP mn) 495,859,665.995 2016 yearly 1998 - 2016
CO: Net Acquisition of Financial Assets (COP mn) 30,876,600.288 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
CO: Central Government Debt: Total: % of GDP (%) 57.406 2016 yearly 1998 - 2016
CO: Net Lending (+) / Net Borrowing (-) (COP mn) -80,288,628.590 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
CO: Revenue and Grants: Revenue: Taxes on Income: Profits and Capital Gains (COP mn) 63,327,737.889 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 2.411 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) -2,251.8 May 2022 monthly Jan 1958 - May 2022
Total Exports (USD mn) 5,547.1 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1970 - Jun 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) 74.3 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1971 - Jun 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 56,092.607 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 269,956.916 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 38,225.759 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Imports (USD mn) 6,804.6 May 2022 monthly Jan 1980 - May 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) 55.6 May 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - May 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 1,753,438.593 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 1,322,031.248 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 1,345.769 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2008 - Jun 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 2,025.323 May 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - May 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 90.462 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2008 - Jun 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 1,359.976 May 2022 monthly Jun 1988 - May 2022
Terms of Trade Index (2000=100) 163.044 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1980 - Jun 2022
CO: Export Value Index (2000=100) 237.728 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 1,342.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -5,366.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -6.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 5,186.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 6.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 800.423 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 1.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -391.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 1,191.490 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
External Debt (USD mn) 176,085.5 May 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - May 2022
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 54.6 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 26,862.0 Apr 2022 monthly Oct 1999 - Apr 2022
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 7.8 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -17.933 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -170,125.503 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: BPM6: Current Account: Goods & Services: Goods: Debit (USD mn) 17,318.962 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: BPM6: Current Account: Goods & Services: Services: Credit (USD mn) 2,657.687 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: BPM6: Financial Account: Direct Investment: Acquisition of Financial Assets... (USD mn) 1,342.052 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: BPM6: Financial Account: Derivatives (USD mn) -377.136 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: BPM6: Financial Account: Reserve Assets (USD mn) 126.946 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: BPM6: Current Account: Goods & Services: Goods: Credit (USD mn) 13,760.639 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: BPM6: Errors and Omissions (USD mn) 648.902 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: BPM6: Current Account: Debit (USD mn) 26,795.767 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: BPM6: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: LI: Equity & Investment Fund... (USD mn) -391.068 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: BPM6: Financial Account: Other Investment: Acquisition of Financial Assets ... (USD mn) -117.108 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: BPM6: Financial Account: Other Investment (USD mn) -2,561.420 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2018
BoP: BPM6: Current Account: Goods & Services: Services (USD mn) -1,499.498 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: BPM6: Financial Account (USD mn) -4,717.848 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: BPM6: Current Account: Goods & Services: Goods (USD mn) -3,558.324 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: BPM6: Financial Account: Direct Investment (USD mn) -3,844.284 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: BPM6: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: LI: Debt Securities (USD mn) 1,191.490 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: BPM6: Financial Account: Other Investment: Liabilities Incurred (LI) (USD mn) 2,303.577 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: BPM6: Current Account: Goods & Services: Services: Debit (USD mn) 4,157.185 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: BPM6: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 1,797.311 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: BPM6: Financial Account: Derivatives: Net Acquisition of Financial Assets (USD mn) -377.136 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: BPM6: Current Account: Credit (USD mn) 21,429.016 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: BPM6: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Acquisition of Financial Ass... (USD mn) 2,597.733 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: BPM6: Financial Account: Derivatives: Net Liabilities Incurred (USD mn) 0.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
IIP: Assets (USD mn) 233,528.241 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
IIP: Liabilities (USD mn) 403,653.744 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
International Investment Position (IIP) (USD mn) -170,125.503 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
CO: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net (USD mn) -6,040.633 2021 yearly 1968 - 2021
CO: BOP: Net Errors and Omissions (USD mn) 1,154.020 2021 yearly 1968 - 2021
CO: BOP: Current Account: Personal Remittances: Received (USD mn) 6,929.099 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
CO: External Debt: DOD: Stocks: Short-Term (USD mn) 14,071.202 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
CO: External Debt: TDS: Debt Service: Total (USD mn) 21,713.500 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 3.8 Apr 2022 monthly Apr 1995 - Apr 2022
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 36.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2016 - Mar 2022
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 44,397.479 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1984 - Jun 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 161,476.680 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 1979 - Jun 2022
M2 Growth (%) 13.6 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 1980 - Jun 2022
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 8.0 Jul 2022 monthly Jun 2008 - Jul 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 52,292.8 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 1956 - Jun 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 16.436 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2000 - Mar 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 7.7 May 2022 monthly Jan 1980 - May 2022
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 272.600 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 1956 - Jun 2022
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 179,982.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Apr 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 14.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Apr 2022
Credit to Households (USD bn) 88.920 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1996 - Dec 2021
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector (USD bn) 185.400 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1996 - Dec 2021
Household Debt (USD mn) 71,061.1 Apr 2022 monthly Apr 1995 - Apr 2022
Total Loans (USD mn) 150,282.982 Apr 2022 monthly Apr 1995 - Apr 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 14.18 Apr 2022 monthly Apr 1996 - Apr 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 51.16 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2005 - Mar 2022
Net International Reserves: Gross: Gold (USD mn) 264.400 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1980 - Jul 2022
Net International Reserves: Gross (USD mn) 57,359.725 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1960 - Jul 2022
CO: Domestic Credit: Net (COP mn) 632,897,649.671 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
CO: Bank Non-Performing Loans to Total Gross Loans (%) 3.947 2021 yearly 2005 - 2021
CO: Bank Liquid Reserves: to Bank Assets Ratio (%) 5.776 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) 17.6 May 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - May 2022

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