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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
2005
TOTAL 1236122 540756 648293 369852 464976 8720 345501
Jan. 94944 38442 56502 23549 37977 793 32645
Feb. 85288 38385 46903 24619 34302 355 26012
March 90789 40553 50236 27877 33190 1428 28294
April 96740 45457 51283 30842 38262 751 26885
May 101861 45897 55965 31637 39578 488 30161
June 109184 48519 60665 33381 44890 546 30367
July 115343 47943 67400 32908 45148 1413 35874
Aug. 109199 47943 61256 31699 45207 904 31389
Sept. 108086 45863 62223 30590 43745 836 32915
Oct. 115769 47872 67897 29812 49777 941 35239
Nov. 110986 49786 64200 29679 49119 669 31519
Dec. 97392 46199 51733 26689 42998 422 27823
2006
TOTAL 1290391 559201 721190 358519 543463 9228 379181
Jan. 92899 38803 54096 23050 40377 413 29099
Feb. 96995 39243 57752 24923 39949 521 31602
March 94318 41856 52462 27382 38888 610 27438
April 111260 46220 65040 31648 43721 928 34963
May 108652 47883 60769 33060 44744 684 30164
June 114331 51301 63030 34125 47238 956 32012
July 106649 48818 57831 32564 46553 789 26743
Aug. 111187 50124 61063 33624 44925 944 31694
Sept. 112442 49341 63101 32439 46733 569 32701
Oct. 118360 48588 69772 30144 52984 1037 34195
Nov. 115392 49940 65452 28790 50754 752 35096
Dec. 107906 47084 50822 26770 46637 1025 33474
2007
TOTAL 1060731 504546 556195 314865 431640 9459 294777
Jan. 92219 39790 52429 23475 39868 549 28327
Feb. 87350 36403 50957 22983 34030 724 29623
Mar. 99488 40609 58879 26078 39663 236 33511
Apr. 107255 45375 61880 29577 41395 1631 34652
May 97076 44137 52939 28848 41264 1008 25956
June 121149 48326 72823 31695 53406 1421 34627
July 81714 37609 44105 24093 34763 1615 21243

Aug.

63076 32901 30175 23187 24001 682 15206
Sept. 63018 37917 25101 25431 22749 307 14531
Oct. 76920 45930 30990 27724 31706 453 17037
Nov. 84252 47686 36566 26604 38859 311 18478
Dec. 87214 47863 39351 25170 39936 522 21586
2008
TOTAL 1093485 516868 576617 318508 464763 10136 300078
Jan. 86971 41666 45305 22480 38776 663 25052
Feb. 82962 36852 46110 22494 33063 648 26757
Mar. 83991 39563 44428 24500 30949 1050 27492
Apr.

97930

43274 54656 27274 39220 388 31048
May 90804 42729 48075 27194 37733 720 25157
June 100929 47601 53323 29605 45325 803 25196
July 97212 45335 51877 29663 42655 953 23941
Aug.

96905

46391 50514 31444 38304 745 26412
Sept.

97184

45469 51715 30496 37972 2149 26567
Oct. 92123 43545 48578 26533 42940 687 21963
Nov. 84277 42101 42176 23499 39521 739 20518
Dec. 82197 42342 39855 23326 38305 591 19975
2009
TOTAL 788410 430121 358289 284631 321469 13473 168837
Jan. 70688 33194 37494 20057 31628 569 18434
Feb. 62303 29616 32687 20278 23652 815 17558
Mar. 66628 31304 35324 21295 27492 1930 15911
Apr.

66198

33372 32826 22971 26262 2774 14191
May 62805 33282 29523 23139 25167 1433 13066
June 68268 40073 28195 26494 27920 1250 12604
July

65947

37731 28243 26040 27278 710 11946
Aug.

59749

34757 24992 25147 22141 191 12270
Sept.

61181

36410 24771 24501 23179 874 12627
Oct. 67120 38945 28175 25227 27638 1207 13048
Nov. 68198 40782 27416 25441 29508 572 12677
Dec. 69298 40655 28643 24036 29604 1148 14510
2010
Jan. 64951 34629 30322 21144 27040 491 16276
Feb. 56527 32115 24412 20867 21671 920 13069
Mar. 65008 33947 31061 21981 24055 1661 17311
Apr.

66568

34425 32143 23496 24425 564 18083
May 59911 34959 24952 24243 21759 736 13173
June

68688

40748 27940 27656 24871 456 15705
*source: Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism
*There are corrections with March 2006 data by the source.
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