Switzerland Building Permits

2012 - 2016 | Yearly | Unit | CEIC Data

Key information about Switzerland Building Permits

  • Switzerland Building Permits data was reported at 11,920.000 Unit in Dec 2016.
  • This records an increase from the previous number of 11,086.000 Unit for Dec 2015.
  • Switzerland Building Permits data is updated yearly, averaging 11,920.000 Unit from Dec 2012 to 2016, with 5 observations.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 16,704.000 Unit in 2012 and a record low of 3,942.000 Unit in 2014.
  • Switzerland 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: Annual: Europe and Central Asia.

Swiss Federal Statistical Office used to provide annual Building Permits.

View Switzerland's Building Permits from 2012 to 2016 in the chart:

Switzerland Building Permits

What was Switzerland's Building Permits in 2016?

Switzerland Building Permits data was reported at 11,920.000 Unit in Dec 2016. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
11,920.000 2016 11,086.000 2015 3,942.000 2014 16,704.000 2012 Unit yearly 2012 - 2016

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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) 377.000 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2004 - Apr 2022
Bosnia and Herzegovina (Unit) 370.000 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2013 - Jun 2022
Brazil (Unit) 43.000 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2004 - Apr 2022
Bulgaria (Unit) 2,939.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2002 - Mar 2022
Canada (Unit) 38,948.000 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2018 - Apr 2022
Chile (Unit) 9,129.000 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1991 - Jun 2022
Colombia (Unit) 22,003.000 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2009 - Apr 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) 337.000 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2008 - Apr 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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Includes 254 key indicators for Switzerland, curated by CEIC analysts. Instant access to full history data in excel.
Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -2.8 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -21,210.494 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 199,693.996 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 27.3 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
National Government Debt (USD mn) 223,056.7 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 24.7 2025 yearly 1990 - 2025
Forecast: Government Expenditure (CHF bn) 288.331 2027 yearly 1983 - 2027
Forecast: Government Net Debt (CHF bn) 325.103 2027 yearly 1990 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (CHF bn) 287.978 2027 yearly 1983 - 2027
General Government: Consolidated (Cons): Revenue (CHF mn) 237,596.563 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
General Government: Cons: Expenditure (CHF mn) 257,508.267 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
General Government: Cons: Net Lending/Borrowing (CHF mn) -19,911.704 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Gross Public Debt: General Government (CHF mn) 205,891.879 2025 yearly 1990 - 2025
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 4.400 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) 3,427.9 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - Jun 2022
Total Exports (USD mn) 32,561.9 May 2022 monthly Jan 1988 - May 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) 1.0 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1989 - Jun 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 1,711,402.753 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 50,920,416.744 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 51,896,852.506 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Imports (USD mn) 28,257.3 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1988 - Jun 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) 23.6 May 2022 monthly Jan 1989 - May 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 27,488,150.019 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 15,171,005.706 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 5,372.359 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1960 - Jun 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 4,106.643 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1960 - Jun 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 1,306.220 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - Jun 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 1,807.708 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - Jun 2022
Exports (CHF mn) 31,923.657 May 2022 monthly Jan 1988 - May 2022
Imports (CHF mn) 27,415.269 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1988 - Jun 2022
Exports: ow Precision Instruments, Watches and Jewellery (CHF mn) 4,913.039 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1988 - Jun 2022
Exports: ow Chemicals (CHF mn) 11,690.977 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1988 - Jun 2022
Imports: ow Precision Instruments, Watches and Jewellery (CHF mn) 1,908.733 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1988 - Jun 2022
Imports: ow Machinery, Equipment and Electronics (CHF mn) 3,001.583 May 2022 monthly Jan 1988 - May 2022
Exports: ow Machinery, Equipment and Electronics (CHF mn) 3,036.525 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1988 - Jun 2022
Imports: ow Metals (CHF mn) 1,808.627 May 2022 monthly Jan 1988 - May 2022
Exports: ow Precision Instruments, Watches and Jewellery: ow Watches (CHF mn) 2,129.211 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1988 - Jun 2022
Imports: ow Chemicals (CHF mn) 6,066.660 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1988 - Jun 2022
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 7,252.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 20,622.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1983 - Mar 2022
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 10.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1983 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 14,224.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 6.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -25,751.958 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -12.6 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -14,925.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) -10,826.110 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
External Debt (USD mn) 2,348,819.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1999 - Mar 2022
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 287.3 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 1,285,475.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1999 - Mar 2022
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 156.9 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Total Debt: % of GDP (%) 1,039.4 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 74.540 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 707,510.050 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1999 - Mar 2022
BoP: Capital Transfers: Debit (CHF mn) 63.332 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: NA: Other Investment (CHF mn) -5,253.150 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: Financial Account (FA): Net (CHF mn) 1,326.872 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Credit: Primary Income (CHF mn) 36,856.275 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1983 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: IL: Portfolio Investment (CHF mn) -23,788.800 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: Net Acquisition of Financial Assets (NA) (CHF mn) 23,031.079 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: Net Incurrence of Liabilities (IL) (CHF mn) 19,940.125 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Credit: Secondary Income (CHF mn) 10,720.205 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1983 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Debit: Goods and Services (GS) (CHF mn) 117,224.072 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1983 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: IL: Other Investment (CHF mn) 30,589.095 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Credit: Goods and Services (GS) (CHF mn) 143,933.916 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1983 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Credit: GS: Goods (CHF mn) 112,589.446 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1983 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Credit: GS: Services (CHF mn) 31,344.469 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1983 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Debit: GS: Goods (CHF mn) 85,164.479 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1983 - Mar 2022
BoP: Capital Transfers: Credit (CHF mn) 117.682 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payment (BoP): Current Account (CA): Net (CHF mn) 19,049.938 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1983 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: IL: Direct Investment (CHF mn) 13,139.830 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Debit: GS: Services (CHF mn) 32,059.592 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1983 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Credit (CHF mn) 191,510.395 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1983 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Debit (CHF mn) 172,460.458 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1983 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: NA: Direct Investment (CHF mn) 6,699.548 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Debit: Secondary Income (CHF mn) 13,937.093 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1983 - Mar 2022
BoP: Capital Transfers: Net (CHF mn) 54.350 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Debit: Primary Income (CHF mn) 41,299.293 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1983 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: NA: Portfolio Investment (CHF mn) 18,348.866 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
International Investment Position (IIP): Net (CHF mn) 651,687.507 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1999 - Mar 2022
IIP: Assets (CHF mn) 5,540,657.352 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1999 - Mar 2022
IIP: Liabilities (CHF mn) 4,888,969.845 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1999 - Mar 2022
Gross External Debt: Long Term (CHF mn) 979,446.270 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1999 - Mar 2022
Gross External Debt (CHF mn) 2,163,497.982 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1999 - Mar 2022
Gross External Debt: Short Term (CHF mn) 1,184,051.713 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1999 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: Flow: Services: Trade (CHF mn) 1,806.961 2017 yearly 1986 - 2017
Foreign Direct Investment: Stock: Manufacturing (Mfg) (CHF mn) 162,001.536 2017 yearly 1985 - 2017
Foreign Direct Investment: Flow (CHF mn) -153,058.821 2020 yearly 1985 - 2020
Direct Investment Abroad: Flow: North America: Canada (CHF mn) -2,156.401 2020 yearly 1986 - 2020
Direct Investment Abroad: Flow: Asia: ow China (CHF mn) 2,957.519 2020 yearly 1993 - 2020
Direct Investment Abroad: Flow: Europe: EU: ow Belgium (CHF mn) 4,151.050 2020 yearly 1986 - 2020
Direct Investment Abroad: Flow: Europe: EU: ow Austria (CHF mn) -276.686 2020 yearly 1986 - 2020
Direct Investment Abroad: Flow: Europe: EU: ow United Kingdom (CHF mn) 4,627.428 2020 yearly 1986 - 2020
Direct Investment Abroad: Flow: Mfg: Electronics, Energy, Optical and Watch (CHF mn) -6,115.675 2020 yearly 1986 - 2020
Direct Investment Abroad: Flow: Services (CHF mn) -35,228.498 2020 yearly 1986 - 2020
Direct Investment Abroad: Flow: Services: Finance and Holding Companies (FH) (CHF mn) -53,187.497 2020 yearly 1986 - 2020
Direct Investment Abroad: Flow: Services: Banks (CHF mn) 434.971 2020 yearly 1986 - 2020
Direct Investment Abroad: Flow: Manufacturing (CHF mn) 1,267.140 2020 yearly 1986 - 2020
Direct Investment Abroad: Flow (CHF mn) -33,961.357 2020 yearly 1985 - 2020
Number of Bankruptcies (Unit) 14,488.000 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
No of Registered Companies: New (Unit) 42,606.000 2019 yearly 2013 - 2019
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 0.8 2020 yearly 2005 - 2020
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 130.0 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 812,334.031 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 1984 - Jun 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 1,140,230.366 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 1984 - Jun 2022
M2 Growth (%) 0.2 May 2022 monthly Dec 1985 - May 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 887,448.5 Jun 2022 monthly Jun 1999 - Jun 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 119.612 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Mar 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 31.0 Jun 2022 monthly Jun 1999 - Jun 2022
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 60,787.608 Jun 2022 monthly Jun 1999 - Jun 2022
Total Deposits (USD mn) 2,244,176.884 May 2022 monthly Dec 1987 - May 2022
Total Deposits Growth (%) 4.1 May 2022 monthly Dec 1988 - May 2022
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 1,425,268.7 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 1987 - Jun 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 4.9 May 2022 monthly Dec 1988 - May 2022
Debt Service Ratio: Private Non-Financial Sector (%) 19.500 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2021
Credit to Households (USD bn) 1,057.713 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1999 - Dec 2021
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector (USD bn) 2,199.150 Dec 2021 quarterly Sep 1953 - Dec 2021
Household Debt (USD mn) 1,056,850.0 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 1,607,903.866 May 2022 monthly Jun 1985 - May 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 3.54 May 2022 monthly Jun 1986 - May 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 171.59 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1996 - Mar 2022
Monetary Base (CHF mn) 747,697.000 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1950 - Jun 2022
Monetary Base: Seasonally Adjusted (CHF mn) 747,858.000 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1980 - Jun 2022
Money Supply: M3 (CHF mn) 1,150,360.000 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 1984 - Jun 2022
Official Reserve Assets: USD: Foreign Currency Reserves in Convertibles (FC) (USD mn) 888,708.337 Jun 2022 monthly Jun 1999 - Jun 2022
Official Reserve Assets: USD (USD mn) 962,535.743 Jun 2022 monthly Jun 1999 - Jun 2022
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) -16.0 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1996 - Jun 2022
Purchasing Manager Index: Manufacturing (Mfg): Seasonally Adjusted (sa) (%) 59.100 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Jun 2022

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