This report comprises construction data from 2016 to 2021, providing an overview of the main indicators and trends in the sector. Within this report are major topics in the construction industry, such as macroeconomic indicators, construction investment, building permits, and industry development that are relevant for decision-making in the construction sector and related industries. The number of building permits for residential and non-residential buildings are compared with the number of completed units in both sectors. Additionally, the industry development is reported through a detailed display of construction output within the three main areas: residential building, non-residential building, and civil engineering. Whether the construction is new or a renovation is also reported for both residential and non-residential buildings. Moreover, data for residential buildings is further broken down into single-family and multi-family houses; data for non-residential buildings are similarly separated into industry, warehouses, commercial, offices, hotels, public, agriculture, and others. Such detailed information allows for a greater overview of the construction industry in order enable the reader to understand and assess the construction industry.
B+L Marktdaten GmbH has more than 20 years of experience in research related to the construction industry. As part of the GlobalBuildingMonitor, B+L offers forecasts for the construction industry in more than 70 countries.