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Building approvals

The value of building approvals in the City of Sydney was $1,360m in the 2017-18 Sep FYTD financial year.

This dataset shows the total assessed value of building approvals for construction in City of Sydney by financial year in millions of dollars. The dataset is updated monthly to include the current financial year to date, and includes residential and non-residential building approvals separately. The percentage of the state total is shown.

Building approvals for an area can be highly variable over time, particularly in the non-residential sector. Construction may take several years from the date of approval. A high rate of building approvals can indicate a growth area with a construction-led economy. A low rate of building approvals may indicate a settled area with established infrastructure, or an area with little growth. Note that this dataset is not adjusted for inflation.

Value of total building approvals
Value of total building approvals NonResidential: $664,861 Residential: $695,312 NonResidential: $3,515,767 Residential: $2,166,717 NonResidential: $2,339,186 Residential: $2,471,342 NonResidential: $1,423,043 Residential: $1,236,505 NonResidential: $4,697,216 Residential: $885,563 NonResidential: $1,346,093 Residential: $1,141,540 NonResidential: $1,143,334 Residential: $731,407 NonResidential: $1,582,030 Residential: $774,124 NonResidential: $1,302,500 Residential: $213,598 NonResidential: $1,759,168 Residential: $488,124 NonResidential: $1,910,745 Residential: $392,989 NonResidential: $1,581,096 Residential: $619,786 NonResidential: $589,253 Residential: $80,620 NonResidential: $421,821 Residential: $185,094 NonResidential: $414,410 Residential: $111,530 NonResidential: $804,758 Residential: $58,030 NonResidential: $336,781 Residential: $86,415
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Building Approvals, Australia, catalogue number 8731.0. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Value of total building approvals
City of SydneyNew South Wales
Financial yearResidential $('000)Non-residential $('000)Total $('000)Residential $('000)Non-residential $('000)Total $('000)City of Sydney as a % of New South Wales
2017-18 Sep FYTD695,312664,8611,360,1726,822,7513,584,22810,406,97813.07%
2016-172,166,7173,515,7675,682,48424,870,97313,819,11438,690,08614.69%
2015-162,471,3422,339,1864,810,52724,507,07111,286,90935,793,98013.44%
2014-151,236,5051,423,0432,659,54815,651,70312,000,97727,652,6809.62%
2013-14885,5634,697,2165,582,78015,651,70312,000,97727,652,68020.19%
2012-131,141,5401,346,0932,487,63311,981,0137,883,81519,864,82912.52%
2011-12731,4071,143,3341,874,74210,757,6996,796,49917,554,19810.68%
2010-11774,1241,582,0302,356,15310,894,8646,777,25017,672,11313.33%
2009-10213,5981,302,5001,516,09810,185,41510,692,55520,877,9697.26%
2008-09488,1241,759,1682,247,2917,586,2806,945,49514,531,77515.46%
2007-08392,9891,910,7452,303,7349,289,6129,558,69218,848,30312.22%
2006-07619,7861,581,0962,200,8828,994,5787,944,81416,939,39312.99%
2005-0680,620589,253669,8728,709,3326,579,39115,288,7244.38%
2004-05185,094421,821606,9159,462,2076,380,76715,842,9753.83%
2003-04111,530414,410525,94010,500,4375,395,36715,895,8043.31%
2002-0358,030804,758862,7889,917,9265,831,99215,749,9195.48%
2001-0286,415336,781423,1969,003,5094,395,14013,398,6493.16%

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Building Approvals, Australia, catalogue number 8731.0. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id The population experts

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