Statistics of building permits, October 2022

Fewer building permits issued than in September but more dwellings planned

In October, 11% fewer building permits were issued and 16% more dwellings were planned than in the previous month. 

  • 18 November 2022 at 10:30
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  • provisional data
Floor area of residential buildings almost a fifth larger 

In October, 11% fewer building permits were issued than in the previous month. For residential buildings 3% fewer building permits were issued and for non-residential buildings 19% fewer. The total floor area of all planned buildings was a little more than 210,000 m2, which is 3% more than in September. The total floor area of planned residential buildings increased by 19%, while the total floor area of planned non-residential buildings decreased by 11%.

More dwellings planned

By issuing building permits, in October construction of 524 dwellings was planned, which is 16% more than in the previous month. In one-dwelling buildings the same number of dwellings was planned as in the previous month (249) and in two- and more dwelling buildings 255 dwellings were planned, which is 37% more than in the previous month. 20 dwellings were planned in residences for communities.

Most dwellings to be built in the Osrednjaslovenska statistical region

In October, the largest number of dwellings was planned in the Osrednjeslovenska statistical region: 144 or 28% of all. 140 dwellings (27% of all) were planned in Obalno-kraška and 59 (11% of all) in Gorenjska. In other statistical regions fewer dwellings were planned, the fewest in the Primorsko-notranjska, only two.

Tables with the latest data are available in the SiStat Database.
Floor area of buildings, Slovenia1)
Floor area of buildings, Slovenia<sup>1)</sup>
1) Data for 2022 are provisional.
Planned dwellings by statistical regions, Slovenia, October 2022
Planned dwellings by statistical regions, Slovenia, October 2022
1) Including Goriška, Jugovzhodna Slovenija, Koroška, Pomurska, Posavska, Primorsko-notranjska and Zasavska statistical regions.
Building permits for buildings and planned dwellings, Slovenia, October 2022
BuildingsPlanned
dwellings
numberm2numberm2
Total535210,31752461,624
  residental buildings271112,42852461,624
  non-residental buildings26497,88900
METHODOLOGICAL NOTE
Final data for 2022 will be published on 20 April 2023.

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