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Release: New Orders in the Construction Industry, Q3 2011

Released: 02 December 2011 Next edition: 02 March 2012


Graham Sharp

Economic Survey Division

Telephone: +44 (0)1633 456344

Categories: Business and Energy, Production Industries, Building and Construction, New Orders in the Construction Industry, Economy, National Accounts, National Income, Expenditure and Output

Frequency of release: Quarterly

Language: English

Geographical coverage: GB

Geographical breakdown: Region

Survey name(s): Construction: Contracts & New Orders

  • The total volume (in £m) of all new construction orders in the third quarter of 2011 rose by 12.8 per cent compared with the second quarter of 2011.

  • The total volume of new construction orders fell by 5.5 per cent compared with the same period in 2010.

  • The largest contribution to growth in the third quarter came from private commercial which increased by 21.4% compared with the second quarter.

Information bulletin of the latest quarterly estimates of new construction orders and some back data. Contains new construction orders (current price and constant price seasonally adjusted) broken down by sector and, in current prices, by region and by type of work.

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