Statistics of building permits, Slovenia, September 2020

In September 2020, 17% more building permits issued than in August 2020

Compared to the previous month, in September 2020, 33% more permits were issued for residential buildings and 7% more for non-residential buildings.

  • 20 October 2020 at 10:30
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  • provisional data

The total floor area of planned buildings larger than in August

The total floor area of all buildings planned in September 2020 was 143,939 m2, i.e. 32% larger than in August 2020. The planned floor area of residential buildings was 11% larger and of non-residential buildings 55% larger than in the previous month. Among non-residential buildings larger buildings for public entertainment were planned in September.
 
99% of all building permits were issued for new constructions and 1% for conversions. In comparison with August 2020, the number of building permits for new constructions increased by 17% and the planned floor area by 32%. In comparison with September 2019, the number of building permits for new constructions increased by 10% and the planned floor area by 22%.

Fewer dwellings planned than in August

Despite the fact that in September 33% more building permits for residential buildings were issued than in August, in the same period 6% fewer dwellings were planned. In one-dwelling buildings 39% more dwellings were planned, while in two- and more dwelling buildings 56% fewer dwellings were planned. One dwelling was planned in a non-residential building. The average size of dwellings in one-dwelling buildings will be 166 m2 and in two- and more dwelling buildings 90 m2.
 
By issuing building permits in September 2020, 2% fewer new dwellings were planned than in August 2020 and the planned floor area of the dwellings was 29% larger than in the previous month. In comparison with September 2019, the number of new dwellings increased by 11% and the planned floor area of the dwellings by 15%. 

Most dwellings to be built in the Osrednjeslovenska statistical region

In September 2020 most dwellings were planned in the Osrednjeslovenska statistical region (59 dwellings or 21% of all), followed by Gorenjska with 47 dwellings (16% of all) and Savinjska with 38 dwellings (13% of all). In other statistical regions fewer dwellings were planned, the fewest in the Zasavska statistical region (8 dwellings), while in the Primorsko-notranjska statistical region no dwellings were planned in September. 

Floor area of buildings, Slovenia, January 2016 – September 20201)
Floor area of buildings, Slovenia, January 2016 – September 2020<sup>1)</sup>
1) Data for 2020 are provisional.
Source: SURS
Planned dwellings by statistical regions, Slovenia, September 2020
Planned dwellings by statistical regions, Slovenia, September 2020
1) Including Goriška, Koroška, Obalno-kraška, Pomurska, Posavska, Primorsko-notranjska and Zasavska statistical regions.
Source: SURS
Building permits for buildings and planned dwellings, Slovenia, September 2020
BuildingsPlanned dwellings
numberm2numberm2
Total566143,93928742,909
  residental buildings24063,71228642,802
  non-residental buildings32680,2271107
Source: SURS
Indices of building permits, Slovenia
New buildingsPlanned new dwellings
IX 2020
VIII 2020
IX 2020
IX 2019
IX 2020
VIII 2020
IX 2020
IX 2019
  number117.4109.697.6110.9
  floor area132.3122.3129.3115.1
Source: SURS
METHODOLOGICAL NOTE
Final data for 2020 will be published on 20 April 2021.

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