Portugal - Residential Building Permits

Portugal: Residential Building Permits

Unit #, NSA
Adjustments Not Seasonally Adjusted
Monthly 35.34 %
Data Jan 2023 1,505
Dec 2022 1,112

Series Information

Source Instituto Nacional de Estatística - Portugal (Statistics Portugal)
Release Housing Permits - Sub-national - Monthly
Frequency Monthly
Start Date 1/31/2007
End Date 1/31/2023

Portugal: Real Estate

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Building Permits Jan 2023 1,981 1,524 #, NSA Monthly
Non-residential Building Permits Jan 2023 476 412 #, NSA Monthly
Residential Building Permits Jan 2023 1,505 1,112 #, NSA Monthly
Building Completions 2022 Q4 3,741 3,685 #, NSA Quarterly
Non-residential Building Completions 2022 Q4 903 926 #, NSA Quarterly
Residential Building Completions 2022 Q4 2,838 2,759 #, NSA Quarterly
Dwelling Stocks 2021 6,002,874 5,983,606 # Annual
House Price Value Feb 2020 1,337 1,330 EUR per m², NSA Monthly

Release Information

Permits data is available for the nation and all NUTS 1, 2, and 3 geographies according to the NUTS 2013 classification. Discontinued series are available according to NUTS 2002. Figures are number of buildings or dwellings (#), not seasonally adjusted (NSA) and seasonally adjusted (SA).

The number of licensed buildings dataset is broken down by project purpose (family housing, other, and total) and type of project (total construction and demolition works, new constructions and other).

The number of licensed dwellings is broken down by dwelling typology, which is defined by the number of bedrooms.

The dwellings and buildings permits datasets are collected by Statistics Portugal trough the projects of building constructions and demolitions survey.

For more information about the licensed buildings dataset, see the source. For more information on the licensed dwellings dataset, see the source.

Data is subject to revision. The source generally revises the last few months of data with each month's update and revises the prior year of data with the March update.