Table 1 
Dwelling units, value of residential and non-residential building permits, Canada – Seasonally adjusted  

Dwelling units, value of residential and non-residential building permits, Canada – Seasonally adjusted
  October
2016
August
2017
September
2017r
October
2017p
September to October 2017 October 2016 to October 2017
  millions of dollarsmillions of dollarsmillions of dollarsmillions of dollars % change% change
Total 8,140.0 7,571.9 7,944.0 8,224.7 3.5 1.0
Residential 5,667.3 4,887.5 4,831.1 4,940.2 2.3 -12.8
Single1 2,868.2 2,517.3 2,505.9 2,545.0 1.6 -11.3
Multiple 2,799.1 2,370.3 2,325.3 2,395.2 3.0 -14.4
Non-residential 2,472.7 2,684.4 3,112.8 3,284.5 5.5 32.8
Industrial 375.7 488.5 620.4 708.4 14.2 88.5
Commercial 1,549.4 1,405.6 1,472.4 1,701.7 15.6 9.8
Institutional 547.5 790.3 1,020.1 874.4 -14.3 59.7
  number of unitsnumber of unitsnumber of unitsnumber of units % change% change
Total dwellings 21,094 17,801 17,411 18,274 5.0 -13.4
Single1 6,783 5,643 5,670 5,645 -0.4 -16.8
Multiple 14,311 12,158 11,741 12,629 7.6 -11.8
r
revised
p
preliminary
Note(s):
Data may not add up to totals as a result of rounding.
Source(s):
CANSIM tables 026-0006 and 026-0010.
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