Key findings: Report-50-11-01 - Building Statistics, 2018

The value of buildings reported as completed to municipalities in the monthly and annual surveys decreased by 0,8% from R83 385,2 million in 2017 to R82 733,4 million in 2018. A decrease was reported for non-residential buildings (-27,4% or -R6 866,9 million). Increases were reported for residential buildings (12,6% or R5 672,9 million) and additions and alterations (4,0% or R542,2 million).