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Western Downs Regional Council area

Building approvals

The value of building approvals in Western Downs Regional Council area was $2m in the 2019-20 Aug FYTD financial year.

This dataset shows the total assessed value of building approvals for construction in RDA Darling Downs and South West Region 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: $495 Residential: $1,302 NonResidential: $17,726 Residential: $16,002 NonResidential: $18,572 Residential: $15,609 NonResidential: $30,946 Residential: $13,956 NonResidential: $66,121 Residential: $15,626 NonResidential: $83,719 Residential: $40,693 NonResidential: $86,795 Residential: $128,375 NonResidential: $132,373 Residential: $128,976 NonResidential: $37,039 Residential: $73,772 NonResidential: $33,121 Residential: $57,755 NonResidential: $31,922 Residential: $29,406 NonResidential: $13,225 Residential: $12,917 NonResidential: $11,852 Residential: $23,692 NonResidential: $33,852 Residential: $38,729 NonResidential: $15,641 Residential: $38,515 NonResidential: $24,840 Residential: $24,382 NonResidential: $8,031 Residential: $12,404 NonResidential: $7,300 Residential: $6,864 NonResidential: $8,564 Residential: $10,508
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
Western Downs Regional Council areaQueensland
Financial yearResidential $('000)Non-residential $('000)Total $('000)Residential $('000)Non-residential $('000)Total $('000)Western Downs Regional Council area as a % of Queensland
2019-20 Aug FYTD1,3024951,7972,029,8141,891,5983,921,4120.05%
2018-1916,00217,72633,72811,863,6558,069,79719,933,4520.17%
2017-1815,60918,57234,18113,920,8577,409,74421,330,6020.16%
2016-1713,95630,94644,90214,004,9178,146,86022,151,7770.20%
2015-1615,62666,12181,74715,035,7867,333,21022,368,9960.37%
2014-1540,69383,719124,41210,618,0196,327,80816,945,8270.73%
2013-14128,37586,795215,17110,618,0196,327,80816,945,8271.27%
2012-13128,976132,373261,3488,339,3938,258,72716,598,1201.57%
2011-1273,77237,039110,8117,774,6145,441,43713,216,0510.84%
2010-1157,75533,12190,8768,105,8056,948,08815,053,8930.60%
2009-1029,40631,92261,3289,534,0328,503,78118,037,8130.34%
2008-0912,91713,22526,1428,915,1329,213,84418,128,9760.14%
2007-0823,69211,85235,54412,740,9648,185,96620,926,9300.17%
2006-0738,72933,85272,58110,517,6486,760,73717,278,3860.42%
2005-0638,51515,64154,1559,182,6136,144,39315,327,0060.35%
2004-0524,38224,84049,2229,023,3504,307,50113,330,8510.37%
2003-0412,4048,03120,4359,093,9573,249,28712,343,2440.17%
2002-036,8647,30014,1657,334,4223,003,80310,338,2260.14%
2001-0210,5088,56419,0725,655,1762,471,0028,126,1780.23%

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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