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8731.0 - Building Approvals, Australia, June 2013 Quality Declaration 
Previous ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 30/07/2013   
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JUNE KEY FIGURES

Jun 13
May 13 to Jun 13
Jun 12 to Jun 13
no.
% change
% change

TREND
Total dwelling units approved
13 427
0.1
4.4
Private sector houses
7 993
1.0
9.7
Private sector dwellings excluding houses
5 051
-1.5
-6.4
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
Total dwelling units approved
12 778
-6.9
-13.0
Private sector houses
7 926
-1.2
9.9
Private sector dwellings excluding houses
4 543
-12.6
-37.4


Dwelling units approved
Graph: Dwelling units approved

Private sector houses approved
Graph: Private sector houses




JUNE KEY POINTS


TOTAL DWELLING UNITS
  • The trend estimate for total dwellings approved rose 0.1% in June and has risen for four months.
  • The seasonally adjusted estimate for total dwellings approved fell 6.9% in June and has fallen for two months.


PRIVATE SECTOR HOUSES
  • The trend estimate for private sector houses approved rose 1.0% in June and has risen for six months.
  • The seasonally adjusted estimate for private sector houses fell 1.2% in June after rising for five months.


PRIVATE SECTOR DWELLINGS EXCLUDING HOUSES
  • The trend estimate for private sector dwellings excluding houses fell 1.5% in June and has fallen for six months.
  • The seasonally adjusted estimate for private sector dwellings excluding houses fell 12.6% in June and has fallen for two months.


VALUE OF BUILDING APPROVED
  • The trend estimate of the value of total building approved fell 0.5% in June after rising for 16 months. The value of residential building rose 0.4% and has risen for four months. The value of non-residential building fell 1.7% and has fallen for two months.
  • The seasonally adjusted estimate of the value of total building approved fell 10.9% in June following a rise of 2.3% in the previous month. The value of residential building fell 0.7% and has fallen for two months. The value of non-residential building fell 23.2% following a rise of 8.0% in the previous month.


NOTES

FORTHCOMING ISSUES

ISSUE Release Date
July 2013 2 September 2013
August 2013 2 October 2013
September 2013 31 October 2013
October 2013 2 December 2013
November 2013 9 January 2014
December 2013 3 February 2014



DATA NOTES

A number of time series spreadsheets contain 'np' (not available for publication) annotations. This is due to confidential data being contained in these series.


REVISIONS THIS MONTH

Revisions to the total number of dwelling units approved in this issue are:

2011-12
2012-13
TOTAL

NSW
-
133
133
Vic.
-
547
547
Qld
-
60
60
SA
-
3
3
WA
-
29
29
Tas.
-
-
-
NT
-
7
7
ACT
-
16
16
Total
-
795
795




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