Statistics of building permits, Slovenia, July 2019

In July 2019, 24% more building permits issued in Slovenia than in June 2019

In July 2019, 25% more permits were issued for residential buildings and 23% more for non-residential buildings than in the previous month.

  • 20 August 2019 at 10:30
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The total floor area of planned buildings larger than in June

The total floor area of all buildings planned in July was a little more than 130,000 m2, which is 18% more than was planned in June. The planned floor area of residential buildings was 34% larger and of non-residential buildings 7% larger than in June.

97% of all building permits were issued for new constructions and 3% for conversions. In comparison with June 2019, the number of building permits for new constructions increased by 23% and the planned floor area by 16%. In comparison with July 2018, the number of building permits for new constructions decreased by 16% and the planned floor area by 5%.

More dwellings planned than in June 

By issuing building permits, in July 2019 construction of 283 dwellings was planned, which is 58% more than in June 2019. Almost all dwellings were planned in residential buildings; only one was planned in a non-residential building. In one-dwelling buildings 199 dwellings were planned, which is 34 more dwellings than in June, and in two- and more dwelling buildings 59 dwellings were planned, which is 49 more than in June. In residences for communities 24 dwellings were planned in July 2019.  

By issuing building permits in July 2019, 46% more new dwellings were planned than in June 2019 and the planned floor area of the dwellings was 22% larger than in the previous month. In comparison with July 2018, the number of new dwellings decreased by 14% and the planned floor area of the dwellings by 19%. The number of planned new dwellings does not include dwellings in residences for communities.

At least 50 dwellings planned in the Osrednjeslovenska, Savinjska and Gorenjska statistical regions

In July 2019, 55 dwellings were planned in the Osrednjeslovenska statistical region, which is 19% of all dwellings planned in the country. Osrednjeslovenska was followed by Savinjska with 51 dwellings planned and Gorenjska with 50 dwellings planned (each 18% of all). In other statistical regions fewer dwellings were planned, the fewest in the Zasavska statistical region, where only 2 dwellings were planned.

Floor area of buildings, Slovenia, January 2016 – July 20191)
Floor area of buildings, Slovenia, January 2016 – July 2019<sup>1)</sup>
1) Data for 2019 are provisional.
Source: SURS
Planned dwellings by statistical regions, Slovenia, July 2019
Planned dwellings by statistical regions, Slovenia, July 2019
1) Including Goriška, Koroška, Obalno-kraška, Pomurska, Posavska, Primorsko-notranjska and Zasavska statistical regions.
Source: SURS
Building permits for buildings and planned dwellings, Slovenia, July 2019
BuildingsPlanned dwellings
numberm2numberm2
Total549130,05028337,756
  residental buildings21358,89628237,648
  non-residental buildings33671,1541108
Source: SURS
Indices of building permits, Slovenia
New buildingsPlanned new dwellings
VII 2019
VI 2019
VII 2019
VII 2018
VII 2019
VI 2019
VII 2019
VII 2018
  number122.884.0146.285.8
  floor area115.694.8122.381.5
Source: SURS
METHODOLOGICAL NOTE
Final data for 2019 will be published on 20 April 2020.
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