Value of building work put in place in New Zealand
By category, new plus alterations, 2016 Q1–2016 Q4, NZD millions
Non-residential buildings: work on new buildings, plus alterations and additions to existing buildings. There are seven categories:
hotels, motels, boarding houses, and prisons (accommodation buildings)
hospitals, nursing homes, and other health buildings (health buildings)
factories, industrial, and storage buildings
commercial buildings (includes shops and offices)
social, cultural, and religious buildings
Residential buildings: work on new dwellings, such as houses, flats, and apartments. The value of alterations and additions to residential buildings also includes domestic outbuildings, such as garages.
Value: value of building work in current prices.
Volume: values with price changes removed, expressed in September 1999 quarter prices. Also known as deflated values or constant price series.
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Value of Building Work Put In Place: December 2016
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This data forms the table Construction - Value and volume of building work put in place by region 1965 Q2–2016 Q4.
Dataset originally released on:
March 02, 2017
About this dataset
The Building Activity Survey releases provide estimates of the value and volume of work put in place on construction jobs in New Zealand. The value of building work includes residential building work and non-residential building work, which are summed to give all building work. Non-building construction work, such as roads and bridges, is excluded.
The value of building work put in place measures activity in the construction sector, and complements building consents issued information (which represents the intention to build).