Statistics of building permits, Slovenia, October 2020

In October 2020, 19% more building permits issued, 44% more dwellings planned than in September 2020

Compared to the previous month, in October 2020, 6% more permits were issued for residential buildings and 28% more for non-residential buildings. Due to several planned constructions of two- and more residential buildings, 44% more dwellings were planned in October than in September.

  • 11/20/2020
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  • provisional data

The total floor area of planned buildings larger than in September

The total floor area of all buildings planned in October 2020 was a little less than 183,000 m2, which is 27% larger than in September 2020. The planned floor area of residential buildings was 41% larger and of non-residential buildings 16% larger than in the previous month. The floor area of residential buildings was larger because in October construction of 24 two- and more dwelling buildings with 184 dwellings was planned, while in September construction of 16 such buildings with 63 dwellings was planned.

98% of all building permits were issued for new constructions and 2% for conversions. In comparison with September 2020, the number of building permits for new constructions increased by 18% and the planned floor area by 26%. In comparison with October 2019, the number of building permits for new constructions increased by 18% and the planned floor area by 43%.

More dwellings planned than in September

With building permits issued in October 2020, construction of 414 dwellings was planned, which is 44% more dwellings planned than in September 2020. In one-dwelling buildings 229 dwellings were planned, in September 223, while in two- and more dwelling buildings 184 dwellings were planned, in September 63. One dwelling was planned in a non-residential building. The average size of dwellings in one-dwelling buildings will be 170 m2 and in two- and more dwelling buildings 84 m2.

By issuing building permits in October 2020, 44% more new dwellings were planned than in September 2020 and the planned floor area of the dwellings was 27% larger than in the previous month. In comparison with October 2019, the number of new dwellings increased by 40% and the planned floor area of the dwellings by 23%.

Almost half of all dwellings will be built in the Osrednjeslovenska statistical region

In October 2020, most dwellings were planned in the Osrednjeslovenska statistical region (180 dwellings or 44% of all). Of these dwellings construction of 126  dwellings is planned in Ljubljana. Osrednjeslovenska is followed by Podravska with 65 dwellings (16% of all) and Savinjska with 63 dwellings (15% of all). In other statistical regions fewer dwellings were planned, the fewest in the Zasavska statistical region (2 dwellings).

 


Floor area of buildings, Slovenia, January 2016 – October 20201)
Floor area of buildings, Slovenia, January 2016 – October 2020<sup>1)</sup>
1) Data for 2020 are provisional.
Source: SURS
Planned dwellings by statistical regions, Slovenia, October 2020
Planned dwellings by statistical regions, Slovenia, October 2020
1) Including Gorenjska, Goriška, Koroška, Obalno-kraška, Posavska, Primorsko-notranjska and Zasavska statistical regions.
Source: SURS
Building permits for buildings and planned dwellings, Slovenia, October 2020
BuildingsPlanned dwellings
numberm2numberm2
Total671182,67841454,275
  residental buildings25589,67341354,216
  non-residental buildings41693,005159
Source: SURS
Indices of building permits, Slovenia
New buildingsPlanned new dwellings
X 2020
IX 2020
X 2020
X 2019
X 2020
IX 2020
X 2020
X 2019
  number117.9117.7144.0140.1
  floor area125.6143.0127.0122.5
Source: SURS
METHODOLOGICAL NOTE
Final data for 2020 will be published on 20 April 2021.

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