Statistics of building permits, Slovenia, October 2019

In October 2019, 8% fewer building permits issued in Slovenia; the floor area 1% larger than in September

In October 2019, 10% more building permits were issued for residential buildings and 21% fewer for non-residential buildings than in September 2019. The floor area of residential buildings was 29% larger and of non-residential buildings 22% smaller than in September 2019. 

  • 20 November 2019 at 10:30
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The total floor area of planned buildings in Slovenia larger than in September 2019

The total floor area of all planned buildings was a little more than 134,000 m2, which is an increase of 1% over what was planned in September. The planned floor area of residential buildings was 29% larger; larger was the floor area of one-dwelling, and of two- and more dwelling buildings. The floor area of non-residential buildings was 22% smaller than in September.

98% of all building permits were issued for new constructions and 2% for conversions. In comparison with September 2019, the number of building permits for new constructions decreased by 9%, while the planned floor area decreased by 3%.

More dwellings planned than in September

By issuing final building permits, in October 2019 construction of 324 dwellings was planned, which is 8% more than was planned in September 2019. In one-dwelling buildings and in two- and more dwelling buildings 10% more dwellings were planned than in September. In one-dwelling buildings 263 dwellings were planned, in two- and more dwelling buildings 56 dwellings, while five dwellings were planned in non-residential buildings. The average size of dwellings in one-dwelling buildings will be 158 m2, and in two- and more dwelling buildings 130 m2. In two- and more dwelling buildings mostly dwellings with 5 and more rooms will be constructed.

By issuing building permits in October 2019, 10% more new dwellings were planned than in September 2019. The planned floor area of the dwellings will be 24% larger.

Most dwellings to be built in the Podravska statistical region

In October 2019, 117 dwellings were planned in the Podravska statistical region, which is 36% of all dwellings planned in the country. 76 dwellings (24% of all) were planned in the Osrednjeslovenska statistical region and 31 dwellings (10% of all) in the Savinjska statistical region. In other statistical regions fewer dwellings were planned; the fewest, only one, in the Primorsko-notranjska statistical region.

 


Floor area of buildings, Slovenia, January 2016 – October 20191)
Floor area of buildings, Slovenia, January 2016 – October 2019<sup>1)</sup>
1) Data for 2019 are provisional.
Source: SURS
Planned dwellings by statistical regions, Slovenia, October 2019
Planned dwellings by statistical regions, Slovenia, October 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, October 2019
BuildingsPlanned dwellings
numberm2numberm2
Total551134,33532449,167
  residental buildings27776,69431948,871
  non-residental buildings27457,6415296
Source: SURS
Indices of building permits, Slovenia
New buildingsPlanned new dwellings
X 2019
IX 2019
X 2019
X 2018
X 2019
IX 2019
X 2019
X 2018
  number91.491.2109.792.2
  floor area97.280.7123.795.6
Source: SURS
METHODOLOGICAL NOTE
Final data for 2019 will be published on 20 April 2020.

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