New Zealand Building Permits

1990 - 2022 | Monthly | Unit | CEIC Data

Key information about New Zealand Building Permits

  • New Zealand Building Permits data was reported at 7,492.000 Unit in Jun 2022.
  • This records a decrease from the previous number of 8,710.000 Unit for May 2022.
  • New Zealand Building Permits data is updated monthly, averaging 5,439.000 Unit from Apr 1990 to Jun 2022, with 387 observations.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 9,207.000 Unit in Mar 2022 and a record low of 3,089.000 Unit in Jan 2011.
  • New Zealand 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: Asia.

CEIC calculates monthly Building Permits as the sum of building consents issued for new and building consents issued for altered units. Statistics New Zealand provides Building Permits.

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New Zealand Building Permits

What was New Zealand's Building Permits in Jun 2022?

New Zealand Building Permits data was reported at 7,492.000 Unit in Jun 2022. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
7,492.000 Jun 2022 8,710.000 May 2022 3,089.000 Jan 2011 9,207.000 Mar 2022 Unit monthly Apr 1990 - Jun 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) 7,411.000 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 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 (%) -3.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1999 - Mar 2022
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -5,461.465 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 78,790.666 2022 yearly 1999 - 2022
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 31.6 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
National Government Debt (USD mn) 81,700.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2006 - Mar 2022
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 33.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2006 - Mar 2022
Forecast: Government Expenditure (NZD bn) 178.995 2027 yearly 1985 - 2027
Forecast: Government Net Debt (NZD bn) 216.386 2027 yearly 1985 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (NZD bn) 179.475 2027 yearly 1985 - 2027
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 2.638 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) -445.5 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Jun 2022
Total Exports (USD mn) 4,075.2 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Jun 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) 7.7 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1952 - Jun 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 850,608.917 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 140,904.694 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 257,727.910 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Imports (USD mn) 4,276.4 May 2022 monthly Jan 1960 - May 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) 24.6 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1961 - Jun 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 813,617.094 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 651,415.800 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 443.323 Jun 2022 monthly Jul 1981 - Jun 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 432.427 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - Jun 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 1,083.900 Jun 2022 monthly Jul 1981 - Jun 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 954.935 Jun 2022 monthly Jul 1982 - Jun 2022
Exports: fob: SITC: Manufacturing: Machinery & Transport Equipment (NZD mn) 357.410 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2022
Exports: fob: SITC: Manufacturing: Goods (NZD mn) 327.533 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2022
Exports: fob: China: sa (NZD mn) 1,706.392 Jun 2022 monthly Jul 1981 - Jun 2022
Export Volume Index: Exclude Re Export (Jun2002=1000) 1,332.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1951 - Mar 2022
Export Volume Index: Exclude Re Export: sa (Jun2002=1000) 1,445.000 Dec 2021 quarterly Jun 1990 - Dec 2021
Import Volume Index: sa (Jun2002=1000) 2,663.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1990 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 57.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2022
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -5,761.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1971 - Mar 2022
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -9.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1987 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 1,658.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 2.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 3,221.297 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1995 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 5.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1995 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 1,098.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 2,123.189 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1995 - Mar 2022
External Debt (USD mn) 208,823.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2022
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 87.1 2021 yearly 1993 - 2021
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 68,439.6 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2022
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 30.0 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Total Debt: % of GDP (%) 587.9 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -14.344 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -111,300.620 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Current Account: Goods (NZD mn) -1,596.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1971 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Financial Account (NZD mn) 4,521.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Financial Account: Assets: Portfolio Investment (NZD mn) -367.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Current Account (NZD mn) -6,143.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1971 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Capital Account: Debit (NZD mn) 149.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1997 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Current Account: Goods: Debit (NZD mn) 18,251.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1971 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Financial Account: Assets: Reserve Assets (NZD mn) 196.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Current Account: Primary Income: Credit (NZD mn) 2,436.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1971 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Net Errors and Omissions (NZD mn) 1,770.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Current Account: Services: Credit (NZD mn) 3,417.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1971 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Financial Account: Assets: Direct Investment (NZD mn) 395.000 Dec 2021 quarterly Jun 2000 - Dec 2021
Balance of Payment: Financial Account: Assets: Other Investment (NZD mn) 2,205.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Current Account: Primary Income (NZD mn) -2,288.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1971 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Capital Account (NZD mn) -148.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1996 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Current Account: Goods: Credit (NZD mn) 16,655.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1971 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Capital Account: Credit (NZD mn) 1.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1996 - Mar 2022
BOP: Current Account: Goods & Services (NZD mn) -3,531.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1971 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Financial Account: Assets (NZD mn) 13.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Financial Account: Liabilities (NZD mn) 4,534.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Financial Account: Assets: Financial Derivatives (NZD mn) -2,105.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Financial Account: Liabilities: Direct Investment (NZD mn) 2,453.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Financial Account: Liabilities: Portfolio Investment (NZD mn) 4,764.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Current Account: Services (NZD mn) -1,935.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1971 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Financial Account: Liabilities: Financial Derivatives (NZD mn) -1,544.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Current Account: Services: Debit (NZD mn) 5,352.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1971 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Current Account: Primary Income: Debit (NZD mn) 4,725.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1971 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Financial Account: Liabilities: Other Investment (NZD mn) -1,139.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Current Account: sa: GS: Services: Debit (NZD mn) 5,734.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1971 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Current Account: sa (NZD mn) -8,521.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1971 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Current Account: sa: GS: Goods: Credit (NZD mn) 16,864.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1971 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Current Account: sa: GS: Goods: Debit (NZD mn) 19,789.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1971 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Current Account: sa: GS: Goods (NZD mn) -2,925.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1971 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Current Account: sa: GS: Services: Credit (NZD mn) 2,749.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1971 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment: Current Account: sa: GS: Services (NZD mn) -2,985.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1971 - Mar 2022
International Investment Position: Liabilities (NZD mn) 502,334.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2022
IIP: Net (NZD mn) -160,237.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2022
IIP: Assets (NZD mn) 342,097.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2000 - Mar 2022
External Debt: Net (NZD mn) -149,667.000 Dec 2018 quarterly Jun 2000 - Dec 2018
Direct Investment Abroad: Stock: Australia (NZD mn) 15,306.000 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
Direct Investment Abroad: Stock: United States of America (NZD mn) 6,973.000 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
Direct Investment Abroad: Stock: United Kingdom (NZD mn) 958.000 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
Direct Investment Abroad: Stock (NZD mn) 29,451.000 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: United Kingdom (NZD mn) 5,713.000 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock (NZD mn) 130,884.000 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: United States of America (NZD mn) 8,753.000 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: Australia (NZD mn) 66,112.000 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: Netherlands (NZD mn) 3,880.000 2018 yearly 2001 - 2018
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: Japan (NZD mn) 5,553.000 2018 yearly 2001 - 2018
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 0.5 Dec 2017 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2017
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 98.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1990 - Mar 2022
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 90,420.664 May 2022 monthly Dec 2016 - May 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 254,021.156 May 2022 monthly Mar 1988 - May 2022
M2 Growth (%) 6.2 Jun 2022 monthly Mar 1989 - Jun 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 9,173.0 Jun 2022 monthly Sep 2005 - Jun 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 5.153 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2005 - Mar 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 2.1 Jun 2022 monthly Sep 2005 - Jun 2022
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 0.000 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 1950 - Jun 2022
Total Deposits (USD mn) 264,906.031 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 2016 - Jun 2022
Total Deposits Growth (%) 5.0 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 2017 - Jun 2022
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 363,954.2 Jun 2022 monthly Mar 1988 - Jun 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 5.8 Jun 2022 monthly Mar 1989 - Jun 2022
Credit to Households (USD bn) 235.619 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1990 - Dec 2021
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector (USD bn) 408.978 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1960 - Dec 2021
Household Debt (USD mn) 220,267.4 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 1990 - Jun 2022
Total Loans (USD mn) 334,154.963 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 2016 - Jun 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 5.59 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 2017 - Jun 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 149.23 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1988 - Mar 2022
Depository Corp: Domestic Credit (NZD mn) 579,195.000 May 2022 monthly Mar 1988 - May 2022
Depository Corp: Money Supply: Broad Money: Narrow Money (NZD mn) 136,489.000 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 2016 - Jun 2022
Depository Corp: Money Supply: Broad Money (NZD mn) 389,603.000 May 2022 monthly Mar 1988 - May 2022
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) -18.1 Jul 2022 monthly Aug 2003 - Jul 2022
Business Outlook Survey: Service: Business Confidence Index (Point) -54.600 Jul 2022 monthly Feb 1991 - Jul 2022
Business Outlook Survey: Construction: Business Confidence Index (Point) -64.000 Jul 2022 monthly Feb 1991 - Jul 2022
Business Outlook Survey: All Industries: Business Confidence Index (Point) -56.700 Jul 2022 monthly Feb 1991 - Jul 2022

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