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HOUSING STARTS
*COH=company owned houses to be rented to their employees, etc.
(unit of home)
  TOTAL Structure Owner / Occupant
    wooden non-wooden owner-occupied rent COH built-for-sale
2010
TOTAL 813126 460134 352992 305221 298014 8003 201888
Jan. 64951 34629 30322 21144 27040 491 16276
Feb. 56527 32115 24412 20867 21671 920 13069
March 65008 33947 31061 21981 24055 1661 17311
April 66568 34425 32143 23496 24425 564 18083
May 59911 34959 24952 24243 21759 736 13173
June 68688 40748 27940 27656 24871 456 15705
July 68785 40045 28740 27181 25673 730 15201
Aug. 71972 42073 29899 29036 25892 456 16588
Sept. 71998 41141 30857 27670 23696 565 20067
Oct. 71390 40991 30399 27842 25140 514 17894
Nov. 72838 41454 31384 27235 26703 351 18549
Dec. 74517 43600 30917 26871 27115 559 19972
2011
TOTAL 834117 464837 369280 305626 285703 8217 234571
Jan. 66709 35740 30969 22299 23989 518 19903
Feb. 62252 33532 28720 22126 20840 442 18844
March 63419 35425 27994 22863 21763 689 18104
April 66757 35282 31475 23554 22158 722 20323
May 63726 34126 29600 23528 20669 707 18822
June 72687 40249 32438 26931 26023 643 19090
July 83398 48160 35238 32382 30464 308 20244
Aug. 81986 46901 35085 31039 28372 812 21763
Sept. 64206 36681 27525 24978 19395 1309 18524
Oct. 67273 38075 29198 25581 22904 342 18446
Nov. 72635 40128 32507 25849 24446 1355 20985
Dec. 69069 40538 28531 24496 24680 370 19523
2012
TOTAL 882797 486756 396041 311589 318521 5877 246810
Jan. 65984 35117 30867 21687 24256 228 19813
Feb. 66928 35565 31363 22462 22798 360 21308
Mar. 66597 35612 30985 22335 23468 549 20245
Apr. 73647 37112 36535 24137 25823 718 22969
May 69638 38199 31439 25468 23853 673 19644
June 72566 40912 31654 26971 26976 895 17724
July 75421 42538 32883 28338 25982 619 20482

Aug.

77500 43015 34485 28208 27616 448 21228
Sept. 74176 43017 31159 28125 26253 388 19410
Oct. 84251 46368 37883 28894 33939 354 21064
Nov. 80145 45749 34396 28216 30106 344 21479
Dec. 75944 43552 32392 26748 27451 301 21444
2013
TOTAL 979683 549971 429712 354772 356263 5060 263588
Jan. 69289 37307 31982 23561 24649 285 20794
Feb. 68969 35727 33242 22987 22257 487 23238
Mar. 71456 39637 31819 24879 25986 407 20184
Apr.

77894

43761 34133 28357 27842 307 21388
May 79751 43000 36751 28902 26614 324 23911
June 83704 47474 36230 30699 30504 472 22029
July 84459 46520 37939 31475 31012 611 21361
Aug.

84343

47901 36442 31379 29548 374 23042
Sept.

88539

49118 39421 32128 31892 551 23968
Oct. 90226 53217 37009 33967 35059 698 20502
Nov. 91475 54804 36671 34580 35266 360 21269
Dec. 89578 51505 38073 31858 35634 184 21902
2014
TOTAL 892261 489463 402798 285270 362191 7372 237428
Jan. 77843 40199 37644 24955 29953 355 22580
Feb. 69689 36757 32932 22891 27744 669 18385
Mar. 69411 36896 32515 21650 28925 368 18468
Apr.

75286

40035 35251 23799 31177 600 19710
May 67791 36983 30808 22288 27434 632 17437
June 75757 42379 33378 24864 31057 421 19415
July

72880

40631 32249 23524 28623 691 20042
Aug.

73771

40667 33104 24250 28435 417 20669
Sept.

75882

42979 32903 24617 30082 887 20296
Oct. 79171 42990 36181 24245 33628 478 20820
Nov. 78364 45101 33263 24462 32655 1247 20000
Dec. 76416 43946 32570 23725 32478 607 19606
2015
Jan. 67713 36196 31517 20282 26856 533 20042
Feb. 67552 35999 31553 20813 25672 622 20445
Mar. 69887 38252 31635 21352 30243 732 17560
Apr.

75617

40796 34821 23294 30603 600 21120
May 71720 38151 33569 22542 28208 376 20594
June

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*source: Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism
*There are corrections with March 2006 data by the source.
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