Construction Activity

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This data listing contains statistics for Australian construction activity helpful for planning, demand forecasting and construction cycle timing.

Construction Activity - Australia

Data Overview

This data listing includes data sets from several Australian organisations that have made their data freely available under Creative Commons licencing.

Australian Bureau Of Statistics – Building Approvals, Australia


Approvals included:

  • Construction of new buildings
  • Alterations and additions to existing buildings
  • Non-structural renovation and refurbishment
  • Installation of integral building fixtures
  • Full demolitions of existing dwellings.

As used to publish –
Australian Bureau of Statistics. Building Approvals, Australia. ABS.

Data available for:

  • Australia
  • States and territories
  • Statistical Area Level 2,3,4 (SA1, SA2, SA3, SA4)

Statistics of building work approved are compiled from:

  • Local government authorities and other principal certifying authorities
  • Contracts authorised by government authorities
  • Media reports and the Building Activity Survey.

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US West (Oregon)
Canada (Central)
US East (N. Virginia)
US East (Ohio)
US East (Commercial Gov - N. Virginia)
US Gov East 1 (Fedramp High Plus)
US Gov West 1
US Gov West 1 (DoD)
US Gov West 1 (Fedramp High Plus)
Asia Pacific (Jakarta)
Asia Pacific (Mumbai)
Asia Pacific (Osaka)
Asia Pacific (Seoul)
Asia Pacific (Singapore)
Asia Pacific (Sydney)
Asia Pacific (Tokyo)
EU (Frankfurt)
EU (Ireland)
EU (London)
EU (Stockholm)
EU (Zurich)
EU (Paris)
South America (São Paulo)

Canada Central (Toronto)
Central US (Iowa)
East US 2 (Virginia)
South Central US (Texas)
US Gov Virginia
US Gov Virginia (FedRAMP) High Plus
West US 2 (Washington)
Australia East (New South Wales)
Central India (Pune)
Japan East (Tokyo, Saitama)
Southeast Asia (Singapore)
UAE North (Dubai)
North Europe (Ireland)
Switzerland North (Zurich)
UK South (London)
West Europe (Netherlands)

US Central 1 (Iowa)
US East 4 (N. Virginia)
Europe West 2 (London)
Europe West 4 (Netherlands)






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Australia (by Postal Code)


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The Building Approvals data set can be used for analysing construction activity in Australia.