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Sunshine Coast Council area

Building approvals

The value of building approvals in Sunshine Coast Council area was $1,813m in the 2018-19 Jun FYTD financial year.

This dataset shows the total assessed value of building approvals for construction in RDA Sunshine Coast 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: $483,953 Residential: $1,328,714 NonResidential: $422,066 Residential: $1,289,486 NonResidential: $772,352 Residential: $1,345,283 NonResidential: $244,056 Residential: $1,079,673 NonResidential: $263,249 Residential: $870,281
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
Sunshine Coast Council areaQueensland
Financial yearResidential $('000)Non-residential $('000)Total $('000)Residential $('000)Non-residential $('000)Total $('000)Sunshine Coast Council area as a % of Queensland
2018-19 Jun FYTD1,328,714483,9531,812,66711,723,9707,986,50119,710,4729.20%
2017-181,289,486422,0661,711,55213,920,8577,409,74421,330,6028.02%
2016-171,345,283772,3522,117,63514,004,9178,146,86022,151,7779.56%
2015-161,079,673244,0561,323,73015,035,7867,333,21022,368,9965.92%
2014-15870,281263,2491,133,53110,618,0196,327,80816,945,8276.69%

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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