Report production time: 29-Dec-2011, 08:59:20
BANK OF ISRAEL - INFORMATION AND STATISTICS DEPARTMENT
MAIN ISRAELI ECONOMIC DATA
CONSTRUCTION
I-1: AREA OF BUILDING STARTS AND COMPLETIONS
(Thousands of square meters, unadjusted data)
Residential building Non-residential building Total building
Starts Completions Starts Completions Starts Completions
Total Private sector Public sector Total Private sector Public sector Total Private sector Public sector
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Quarterly average
2007 1,386 1,234 152 1,275 481 427 54 535 1,867 1,662 206 1,810
2008 1,523 1,382 142 1,342 599 542 58 461 2,122 1,923 199 1,802
2009 1,635 1,500 135 1,491 576 514 63 506 2,211 2,014 197 1,997
2010 1,921 1,757 164 1,536 580 507 74 555 2,501 2,264 237 2,091
2011 2,074 1,865 210 1,624 669 568 101 529 2,743 2,432 311 2,153
Quarterly data
2009:4 1,785 1,625 160 1,497 678 624 54 364 2,463 2,249 214 1,861
2010:1 1,876 1,746 130 1,428 627 537 90 636 2,503 2,283 220 2,064
2010:2 1,786 1,596 190 1,554 509 437 72 465 2,295 2,033 262 2,019
2010:3 1,965 1,815 150 1,604 668 611 57 605 2,633 2,426 207 2,209
2010:4 2,056 1,872 184 1,556 517 442 75 515 2,573 2,314 259 2,071
2011:1 2,109 1,926 183 1,650 773 655 118 393 2,882 2,581 301 2,043
2011:2 2,081 1,850 231 1,629 622 567 55 561 2,703 2,417 286 2,190
2011:3 2,033 1,818 215 1,593 612 481 131 633 2,645 2,299 346 2,226
Annual rate of change (year - on - year)
2007 0.7 2.0 -8.6 -0.7 -23.9 -24.2 -22.0 8.8 -7.1 -6.3 -12.5 2.0
2008 9.9 11.9 -6.8 5.2 24.5 26.7 6.5 -13.9 13.6 15.7 -3.3 -0.5
2009 7.3 8.6 -4.8 11.1 -3.8 -5.1 8.7 9.9 4.2 4.7 -0.9 10.8
2010 17.5 17.2 21.3 3.0 0.7 -1.4 17.6 9.7 13.1 12.4 20.2 4.7
Over equivalent period in preceding year1
2011:2 14.4 13.0 29.4 10.0 22.8 25.5 6.8 -13.4 16.4 15.8 21.8 3.7
2011:3 10.6 8.5 33.8 6.2 11.3 7.4 38.8 -7.0 10.8 8.2 35.4 2.7
Quarter-on-quarter2
2009:4 -0.7 -1.0 2.6 2.1 35.3 50.0 -36.5 -33.6 7.2 9.3 -11.2 -7.6
2010:1 5.1 7.4 -18.8 -4.6 -7.5 -13.9 66.7 74.7 1.6 1.5 2.8 10.9
2010:2 -4.8 -8.6 46.2 8.8 -18.8 -18.6 -20.0 -26.9 -8.3 -11.0 19.1 -2.2
2010:3 10.0 13.7 -21.1 3.2 31.2 39.8 -20.8 30.1 14.7 19.3 -21.0 9.4
2010:4 4.6 3.1 22.7 -3.0 -22.6 -27.7 31.6 -14.9 -2.3 -4.6 25.1 -6.2
2011:1 2.6 2.9 -0.5 6.0 49.5 48.2 57.3 -23.7 12.0 11.5 16.2 -1.4
2011:2 -1.3 -3.9 26.2 -1.3 -19.5 -13.4 -53.4 42.7 -6.2 -6.4 -5.0 7.2
2011:3 -2.3 -1.7 -6.9 -2.2 -1.6 -15.2 138.2 12.8 -2.1 -4.9 21.0 1.6

Notes to table:
(1) Based on unadjusted cumulative data to current work month vis-a-vis equivalent period in preceding year.
(2) Based on original data.
SOURCE: Central Bureau of Statistics, Bank of Israel computations.