8731.0 - Building Approvals, Australia, Aug 2014 Quality Declaration 
Previous ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 02/10/2014   
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BUILDING APPROVALS AUSTRALIA


NUMBER OF TOTAL DWELLING UNITS

Graph: Number of total dwelling units

The trend estimate for Australia rose 1.2% in August.

In seasonally adjusted terms the estimate rose 3.0% to 16,810 dwellings.


NUMBER OF PRIVATE SECTOR HOUSES
Graph: Number of private sector houses

The trend estimate for private sector houses approved was flat in August.

In seasonally adjusted terms the estimate fell 1.8% to 9,231 houses.


NUMBER OF PRIVATE SECTOR DWELLINGS EXCLUDING HOUSES
Graph: Number of private sector dwellings excluding houses

The trend estimate for private sector dwelling units excluding houses rose 3.1% in August.

In seasonally adjusted terms the estimate rose 9.6% to 7,348 dwellings.


VALUE OF NEW RESIDENTIAL BUILDING
Graph: Value of new residential building

The trend estimate for the value of new residential building approved rose 1.6% in August and has risen for four months.


VALUE OF ALTERATIONS AND ADDITIONS TO RESIDENTIAL BUILDING
Graph: Value of additions and alterations

The trend estimate for the value of alterations and additions to residential building was flat in August and has been essentially unchanged for the last four months.


VALUE OF NON-RESIDENTIAL BUILDING
Graph: Value of non-residential value

The trend estimate for the value of non-residential building approved fell 0.5% in August and has fallen for nine months.