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8731.0 - Building Approvals, Australia, Apr 2007  
Previous ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 05/06/2007   
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DWELLING UNITS APPROVED STATES AND TERRITORIES


SUMMARY COMMENTS

The trend estimate for total dwelling units approved rose 0.5% in April 2007. The trend rose in New South Wales (+0.9%), Queensland (+1.4%), Tasmania (+0.4%), the Northern Territory (+7.0%), and the Australian Capital Territory (+5.7%) but fell in Victoria (-0.1%), South Australia (-0.7%) and Western Australia (-0.7%).


The trend estimate for private sector houses approved rose 0.6% in April 2007. The trend rose in New South Wales (+0.4%), Victoria (+0.4%) and Queensland (+1.7%) and was flat in South Australia and Western Australia.

NSW
Vic.
Qld
SA
WA
Tas.
NT
ACT
Aust.

Original

Dwelling units approved
Private sector houses (no.)
1 035
2 114
2 315
622
1 415
208
43
60
7 812
Total dwelling units (no.)
2 291
2 923
3 289
797
1 763
221
131
117
11 532
Percentage change from previous month
Private sector houses (%)
-21.2
-13.9
4.4
-4.0
-12.9
-0.5
-25.9
-31.8
-9.3
Total dwelling units (%)
-2.6
-7.1
9.2
-1.5
-7.3
-12.0
18.0
-58.2
-2.8

Seasonally Adjusted

Dwelling units approved
Private sector houses (no.)
1 240
2 245
2 688
667
1 563
na
na
na
8 734
Total dwelling units (no.)
2 648
3 007
3 907
860
1 952
237
na
na
12 858
Percentage change from previous month
Private sector houses (%)
-7.5
-3.5
24.9
1.0
-3.1
na
na
na
3.3
Total dwelling units (%)
7.5
-
31.6
2.1
-0.2
-12.5
na
na
8.1

Trend

Dwelling units approved
Private sector houses (no.)
1 282
2 282
2 439
671
1 511
na
na
na
8 526
Total dwelling units (no.)
2 581
3 057
3 580
876
1 874
245
107
186
12 507
Percentage change from previous month
Private sector houses (%)
0.4
0.4
1.7
-
-
na
na
na
0.6
Total dwelling units (%)
0.9
-0.1
1.4
-0.7
-0.7
0.4
7.0
5.7
0.5

- nil or rounded to zero (including null cells)
na not available


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