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Building permits close
# Revised Better / Worse Units: % m/m
Impact Actual Forecast Previous Time Date
Med 7.10 -1.00 -4.40 07:30 7/6


Statistics Canada


The number and value of new building projects authorized for construction.


Monthly. Usually released 30 days after the month ends.

Why should I care?

This indicator reflects growth in Canada's construction industry. The reports provide value and number of building permits issued as well as the average value of residential and non-residential buildings. It usually has an impact on other statistics, such as employment and durable goods, that contribute to the whole economy.


The OlsenScale (SMQ)

The Olsen Scale quantifies the market activity according to the Scale of Market Quakes (SMQ).

Similar to the Richter scale which measures the release of seismic energy during an earthquake, the SMQ relates excessive pricing along various price and time scales to historical data by assigning a single number to it. On a constant basis, the scale therefore characterizes the state of the market.

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Released: Jul 6, 2012 7:30
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