Thailand Building Permits

2017 - 2021 | Monthly | Unit | CEIC Data

Key information about Thailand`s Building Permits

  • Thailand Building Permits data was reported at 22,610.000 Unit in Jan 2021.
  • This records a decrease from the previous number of 23,036.000 Unit for Dec 2020.
  • Thailand Building Permits data is updated monthly, averaging 20,795.500 Unit from Feb 2017 to Jan 2021, with 48 observations.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 25,597.000 Unit in Mar 2020 and a record low of 16,491.000 Unit in Jul 2017.
  • Thailand 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 Residential and Non Residential Building Permits. Real Estate Information Center provides Building Permits.

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Thailand Building Permits

What was Thailand's Building Permits in Jan 2021?

Thailand Building Permits data was reported at 22,610.000 Unit in Jan 2021. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
22,610.000 Jan 2021 23,036.000 Dec 2020 16,491.000 Jul 2017 25,597.000 Mar 2020 Unit monthly Feb 2017 - Jan 2021

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (Unit) 306.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
Algeria (Unit) 16,819.000 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2017 - Dec 2018
Australia (Unit) 23,629.000 Feb 2021 monthly Jul 2001 - Feb 2021
Austria (Unit) 7,350.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2010 - Dec 2020
Belgium (Unit) 3,059.000 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 1990 - Jul 2021
Bolivia (Unit) 274.000 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Feb 2021
Bosnia and Herzegovina (Unit) 393.000 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2013 - Mar 2021
Brazil (Unit) 79.000 Aug 2020 monthly Jan 2004 - Aug 2020
Bulgaria (Unit) 3,038.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 2021
Canada (Unit) 26,230.000 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2018 - Feb 2021
Chile (Unit) 8,352.000 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Sep 2021
Colombia (Unit) 14,659.000 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2009 - Sep 2021
Croatia (Unit) 821.000 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2021
Cyprus (Unit) 523.000 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Aug 2021
Czech Republic (Unit) 7,509.000 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2021
Denmark (Unit) 2,677.000 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Sep 2021
Ecuador (Unit) 33,314.000 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
Estonia (Unit) 2,013.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2021
Finland (Unit) 2,504.000 Aug 2021 monthly Jan 1990 - Aug 2021
Georgia (Unit) 9,564.000 2020 yearly 2001 - 2020
Germany (Unit) 19,964.000 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Sep 2021
Greece (Unit) 1,446.000 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Jan 2021
Hungary (Unit) 1,843.000 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2021
Iran (Unit) 45,762.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 1978 - Sep 2020
Ireland (Unit) 8,529.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1975 - Jun 2021
Italy (Unit) 14,555.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2021
Jordan (Unit) 2,561.000 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Jun 2021
South Korea (Unit) 16,712.000 Sep 2021 monthly Oct 1979 - Sep 2021
Latvia (Unit) 1,247.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2003 - Sep 2021
Lithuania (Unit) 2,604.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Sep 2021
Luxembourg (Unit) 230.000 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 1992 - Jun 2021
North Macedonia (Unit) 318.000 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2008 - Sep 2021
Malta (Unit) 750.000 Dec 2016 monthly Jan 2000 - Dec 2016
Mauritius (Unit) 6,237.000 2020 yearly 1979 - 2020
Montenegro (Unit) 69.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
Morocco (Unit) 3,956.000 Dec 2013 monthly Apr 1997 - Dec 2013
Netherlands (Unit) 2,294.000 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2012 - Sep 2021
New Zealand (Unit) 6,011.000 Feb 2021 monthly Apr 1990 - Feb 2021
Oman (Unit) 23,780.000 2019 yearly 1997 - 2019
Palestinian Territory (Unit) 2,732.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2020
Panama (Unit) 451.000 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2012 - Feb 2021
Philippines (Unit) 12,660.000 Jun 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2021
Poland (Unit) 33,869.000 Mar 2021 monthly Jun 2001 - Mar 2021
Portugal (Unit) 6,510.000 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1971 - Jun 2021
Qatar (Unit) 3,892.000 2020 yearly 1988 - 2020
Romania (Unit) 5,553.000 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Sep 2021
Saudi Arabia (Unit) 145,661.000 2020 yearly 1987 - 2020
Serbia (Unit) 3,455.000 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2008 - Sep 2021
Slovakia (Unit) 3,158.000 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2003 - Mar 2021
Slovenia (Unit) 628.000 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2013 - Oct 2021
South Africa (Unit) 7,744.000 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Feb 2021
Spain (Unit) 2,358.000 Feb 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Feb 2020
Sweden (Unit) 2,524,342.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2020
Switzerland (Unit) 11,920.000 2016 yearly 2012 - 2016
Taiwan (Unit) 3,854.000 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Sep 2021
Thailand (Unit) 22,610.000 Jan 2021 monthly Feb 2017 - Jan 2021
Turkey (Unit) 30,618.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 2021
United States (Unit) 157,600.000 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1959 - Mar 2021

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) 1.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2002 - Dec 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -5,353.185 Mar 2021 monthly Oct 2001 - Mar 2021
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 67,496.915 2020 yearly 1984 - 2020
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 13.4 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 243,794.9 Sep 2021 monthly Oct 1997 - Sep 2021
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 44.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1997 - Dec 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (THB bn) 4,976.160 2026 yearly 1995 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (THB bn) 12,407.260 2026 yearly 1996 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (THB bn) 4,240.380 2026 yearly 1995 - 2026
Govt Revenue: Gross: Excise Dept (THB mn) 47,541.47 Jun 2018 monthly Oct 1989 - Jun 2018
Govt Revenue: Gross: Revenue Dept: Value Added Tax (THB mn) 68,616.81 Jun 2018 monthly Oct 1989 - Jun 2018
Total Public Debt as % of GDP (%) 57.980 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Sep 2021
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 3.929 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) -370.2 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Oct 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 24,222.5 Mar 2021 monthly Oct 1990 - Mar 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 24.9 Oct 2021 monthly Oct 1991 - Oct 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 906,263.336 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 473,140.446 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 158,255.608 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 21,246.8 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Apr 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 43.3 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1992 - Oct 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 1,827,086.391 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 993,571.482 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 2,972.109 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1971 - Dec 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 1,381.095 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1971 - Mar 2021
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 3,251.772 Apr 2021 monthly Sep 1978 - Apr 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 5,411.602 Apr 2021 monthly Apr 1974 - Apr 2021
MoC: Trade Balance: Custom Basis (THB mn) -22,524.126 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Oct 2021
MoC: Exports: Custom Basis (THB mn) 750,015.834 Oct 2021 monthly Oct 1990 - Oct 2021
MoC: Imports: Custom Basis (THB mn) 772,539.960 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Oct 2021
Exports: Agriculture: Rice (THB mn) 12,187.670 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Oct 2021
Exports: Agriculture: Rubber (THB mn) 15,137.950 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Sep 2021
Exports: Mfg: Electronics: Computer Parts (THB mn) 54,217.900 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Sep 2021
Exports: Mfg: Machinery & Equipment (THB mn) 67,252.320 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Sep 2021
Exports: Mfg: Automotive (THB mn) 106,636.820 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Sep 2021
Imports: RM: Non-Agro: Base Metal Materials (THB mn) 79,583.400 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Oct 2021
Imports: Capital Goods: Machinery and Equipment (ME) (THB mn) 142,375.910 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Oct 2021
Imports: Consumer Goods: ND: Animal and Fishery (THB mn) 10,983.930 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Oct 2021
Imports: Others: Non-Monetary Gold (THB mn) 13,464.670 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Oct 2021
Imports: RM: Non-Agro: Electronic Parts (THB mn) 108,819.570 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Oct 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 2,848.7 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Jun 2021
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -1,345.6 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1985 - Sep 2021
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -3.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) -517.0 Jul 2020 monthly Jan 2005 - Jul 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) -5.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 647.480 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Jun 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 1.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 1,098.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1976 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 694.430 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1976 - Dec 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 187,783.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Jun 2021
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 36.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 72,161.8 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2021
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 14.9 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 21.921 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 54,978.590 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2020
BOP: USD: Current Account Balance (USD mn) -1,345.610 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Sep 2021
Private Investment Index (PII): Seasonally Adjusted (SA) (2010=100) 139.20 Jun 2018 monthly Jan 2010 - Jun 2018
FDI: Financial & Insurance Activities (THB mn) 3,451.530 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Jun 2021
FDI: Manufacturing (THB mn) 12,117.400 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Jun 2021
FDI: Mining & Quarrying (THB mn) -2,576.620 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Jun 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI): Agr, Forestry & Fishing (THB mn) 56.240 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Jun 2021
FDI: Construction (THB mn) 377.910 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Jun 2021
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 3.0 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2019
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 89.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 17,188.416 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2021
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 81,526.538 Sep 2021 monthly Dec 1975 - Sep 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 699,066.776 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Sep 2021
M2 Growth (%) 4.9 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Sep 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 1.0 Oct 2021 monthly Sep 1997 - Oct 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 234,430.1 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 9.7 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Oct 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 13,996.770 Oct 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Oct 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 479,416.553 Sep 2021 monthly Dec 2000 - Sep 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 9.7 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 2001 - Feb 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 701,948.2 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Sep 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 8.9 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Sep 2021
Debt Service Ratio: Private Non-Financial Sector (%) 10.700 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2021
Credit to Households (USD bn) 392.649 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 1991 - Mar 2021
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector (USD bn) 664.828 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1957 - Mar 2021
Household Debt (USD mn) 445,183.7 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2003 - Jun 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 538,167.269 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Feb 2021
Total Loans Growth (%) 3.76 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2008 - Apr 2021
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 167.03 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
Monetary Aggregates (MA): Broad Money (THB mn) 23,711,715.000 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Oct 2021
MA: Narrow Money (NM) (THB mn) 2,797,055.000 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Oct 2021
MA: Quasi Money (THB mn) 20,914,660.000 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Oct 2021
Credit: Outs: CB: Businesses (THB mn) 6,699,598.000 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Sep 2021
Credit: Outs: CB: Individuals (THB mn) 6,164,298.000 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Sep 2021
Deposit: Outs: CB: Individuals (THB mn) 8,504,962.000 Sep 2021 monthly Oct 2003 - Sep 2021
Deposit: Outs: CB: Businesses (THB mn) 4,770,539.000 Sep 2021 monthly Oct 2003 - Sep 2021
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Global Competitiveness Index (Score) 68.112 2019 yearly 2017 - 2019
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) 15.0 Mar 2021 monthly Feb 2000 - Mar 2021
Leading Economic Index (LEI): BOT: Seasonally Adjusted (2000=100) 150.37 Jun 2018 monthly Jan 1993 - Jun 2018

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