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Construction Pulse

Construction Pulse

February 2021

Key Points

  • Construction Pulse up in February
  • Firms downbeat about current situation
  • More positive about the outlook for business activity and hiring

Construction Pulse

February 2021

Construction Pulse

February 2021

69.9

+11.3 on previous index reading

Construction Pulse

February 2021

Building Activity

Past 3 Months

Shape Created with Sketch. 12%
33%
55%

Balance -43%

(-42 on previous reading)

Construction Pulse

February 2021

Building Activity

Next 3 Months

Shape Created with Sketch. 38%
51%
11%

Balance +28%

(+37 on previous reading)

Construction Pulse

February 2021

Jobs

Past 3 Months

Shape Created with Sketch. 6%
83%
12%

Balance -6%

(-6 on previous reading)

Construction Pulse

February 2021

Jobs

Next 3 Months

Shape Created with Sketch. 13%
80%
6%

Balance +7%

(+4 on previous reading)

Construction Pulse

February 2021

Input Costs Excluding Labour

Past 3 Months

Shape Created with Sketch. 61%
34%
4%

Balance +57%

(+9 on previous reading)

Construction Pulse

February 2021

Selling Prices

Next 3 Months

Shape Created with Sketch. 38%
61%
1%

Balance +37%

(+5 on previous reading)