Value of Building Work Put in Place: June 2012 Quarter Facts
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Value of Building Work Put in Place: June 2012 quarter key facts
For the June 2012 quarter, after price and
seasonal factors were removed:
• All building activity increased 0.8 percent.
• Residential building activity increased 7.1 percent.
• Non-residential building activity decreased 5.6 percent.
• Indicators point to a strong increase in Canterbury residential building.
The trend for the volume of all building work continues to rise from the 10-year low point of the September 2011 quarter.
Attached is information about the statistics released today.
Media release (pdf) Information release (pdf) Tables (xls)
(See attached file: ValueOfBuildingWorkJun12qtrMR.pdf)(See attached file: ValueOfBuildingWorkJun12qtr.pdf)(See attached file: vbw-Jun12qtr-tables.xls)