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8731.0 - Building Approvals, Australia, May 2007  
Previous ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 03/07/2007   
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DWELLING UNITS APPROVED STATES AND TERRITORIES


SUMMARY COMMENTS

The trend estimate for total dwelling units approved fell 0.6% in May 2007. The trend rose in the Northern Territory (+4.6%) and the Australian Capital Territory (+0.5%) and fell in New South Wales (-0.8%), Victoria (-0.4%), Queensland (-0.6%), South Australia (-0.7%), Western Australia (-1.0%) and Tasmania (-0.4%).


The trend estimate for private sector houses approved rose 0.1% in May 2007. The trend rose in New South Wales (+0.1%), Victoria (+0.2%), Queensland (+0.6%) and South Australia (+0.3%) but fell in Western Australia (-0.3%).

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

Original

Dwelling units approved
Private sector houses (no.)
1 485
2 566
2 708
829
1 706
210
57
73
9 634
Total dwelling units (no.)
2 732
3 586
3 492
989
2 256
251
119
224
13 649
Percentage change from previous month
Private sector houses (%)
42.4
21.4
17.0
33.3
20.4
1.0
32.6
21.7
23.2
Total dwelling units (%)
20.0
22.7
12.2
24.1
27.8
13.6
-9.2
91.5
20.3

Seasonally Adjusted

Dwelling units approved
Private sector houses (no.)
1 297
2 286
2 455
724
1 439
na
na
na
8 503
Total dwelling units (no.)
2 327
3 018
3 306
901
1 901
229
na
na
12 004
Percentage change from previous month
Private sector houses (%)
1.8
-
-6.5
5.2
-8.6
na
na
na
-3.2
Total dwelling units (%)
-12.0
-0.9
-10.0
2.3
-4.4
-4.6
na
na
-5.6

Trend

Dwelling units approved
Private sector houses (no.)
1 299
2 304
2 498
693
1 488
na
na
na
8 603
Total dwelling units (no.)
2 490
3 052
3 529
876
1 868
239
114
191
12 359
Percentage change from previous month
Private sector houses (%)
0.1
0.2
0.6
0.3
-0.3
na
na
na
0.1
Total dwelling units (%)
-0.8
-0.4
-0.6
-0.7
-1.0
-0.4
4.6
0.5
-0.6

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


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