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Construction Pulse

Construction Pulse

September 2022

Key Points

  • Construction Pulse down in September
  • 92% of firms saw non-labour input costs increase in the past three months
  • Two in three expect to raise selling prices in the period ahead

Construction Pulse

September 2022

Construction Pulse

September 2022

74.6

-1.4 on previous index reading

Construction Pulse

September 2022

Building Activity

Past 3 Months

Shape Created with Sketch. 28%
57%
15%

Balance +13%

(+10 on previous reading)

Construction Pulse

September 2022

Building Activity

Next 3 Months

Shape Created with Sketch. 25%
58%
17%

Balance +9%

(-2 on previous reading)

Construction Pulse

September 2022

Jobs

Past 3 Months

Shape Created with Sketch. 9%
81%
9%

Balance 0%

(+2 on previous reading)

Construction Pulse

September 2022

Jobs

Next 3 Months

Shape Created with Sketch. 11%
79%
9%

Balance +2%

(-10 on previous reading)

Construction Pulse

September 2022

Input Costs Excluding Labour

Past 3 Months

Shape Created with Sketch. 92%
6%
1%

Balance +91%

(+4 on previous reading)

Construction Pulse

September 2022

Selling Prices

Next 3 Months

Shape Created with Sketch. 67%
31%
1%

Balance +66%

(0 on previous reading)