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Construction Pulse

Construction Pulse

November 2019

Key Points

  • Construction Pulse up in November
  • 24% of firms expect to increase building activity in the next 3 months
  • 11% to hire

Construction Pulse

November 2019

Construction Pulse

November 2019

77.9

+1.7 on previous index reading

Construction Pulse

November 2019

Building Activity

Past 3 Months

Shape Created with Sketch. 29%
53%
18%

Balance +11%

(-7 on previous reading)

Construction Pulse

November 2019

Building Activity

Next 3 Months

Shape Created with Sketch. 24%
64%
12%

Balance +12%

(-7 on previous reading)

Construction Pulse

November 2019

Jobs

Past 3 Months

Shape Created with Sketch. 11%
81%
7%

Balance +4%

(-3 on previous reading)

Construction Pulse

November 2019

Jobs

Next 3 Months

Shape Created with Sketch. 11%
80%
9%

Balance +2%

(-3 on previous reading)

Construction Pulse

November 2019

Input Costs Excluding Labour

Past 3 Months

Shape Created with Sketch. 49%
48%
2%

Balance +47%

(-2 on previous reading)

Construction Pulse

November 2019

Selling Prices

Next 3 Months

Shape Created with Sketch. 31%
67%
2%

Balance +29%

(+1 on previous reading)