8731.0 - Building Approvals, Australia, Oct 2009 Quality Declaration 
Previous ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 01/12/2009   
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DWELLING UNITS APPROVED


TOTAL DWELLING UNITS

The trend estimate for total dwelling units approved rose 2.3% in October 2009 and has risen for nine months.

The seasonally adjusted estimate for total dwelling units approved fell 0.6%, to 12,814, following a rise in the previous month.

Graph: Total dwelling units approved


PRIVATE SECTOR HOUSES

The trend estimate for private sector houses approved rose 2.1% in October and has risen for ten months.

The seasonally adjusted estimate for private sector houses approved rose 5.0%, to 9,642 houses, and has risen for ten months.

Graph: Private sector houses approved


PRIVATE SECTOR OTHER DWELLINGS

The trend estimate for private sector other dwellings approved rose 3.1% in October and has risen for four months.

The seasonally adjusted estimate for private sector other dwellings approved fell 19.3%, to 2,512 dwellings, following a rise last month.

Graph: Private sector other dwellings approved