Production in Building and Construction Index

Department/Agency

Central Statistics Office (CSO)

Key information

The value and volume indices of production in: all building and construction; building excluding civil engineering; civil engineering, residential building; and non-residential building.

Source

Data prior to 2004 is based on annual data from the Department of the Environment, Heritage and Local Government, with the quarterly breakdown estimated by CSO. The series from 2004 onwards is based on the new CSO Quarterly Survey of Construction.

Scope

The construction sector as defined by NACE Rev.2 Divisions 41-43: Construction of Buildings, Civil Engineering and Specialised Construction Activities. It includes new work, repair, additions and alterations, the erection of pre-fabricated buildings or structures on the site, and also constructions of a temporary nature.

Frequency

Quarterly

Reference period

Calendar quarter

Start date

2000 quarter 1

Timeliness

4 months after the end of the reference period for the first estimates, and 7 months after the end of the reference period for the final figures

Classifications

  • No classifications

Theme

Business Sectors - Construction

Page Created

2008-12-02

Page Modified

2012-12-20

Keywords

building buildings civil construction erection index indices installation pre-fabricated prefabricated qsc repair