The IHS Markit Germany Construction PMI fell to 49.8 in October 2018 from 50.2 in the previous month, pointing to the first contraction in the construction sector since March when activity was curtailed by a bout of especially cold weather. Both residential building and commercial activity contracted while civil engineering works rebounded from September's decline. Employment growth slowed to 29-month low while new orders rose the most in five months. Construction Pmi in Germany is reported by Markit Economics.

Germany Construction Pmi
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Germany Housing Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Construction Output 3.80 2.40 48.30 -38.90 percent [+]
Housing Index 151.09 150.41 154.90 95.50 Index Points [+]
Home Ownership Rate 51.70 51.90 53.40 51.70 percent [+]
Building Permits 27498.00 30737.00 31125.00 9738.00 [+]
Construction Pmi 49.80 50.20 59.80 45.50 [+]
Construction Orders 4.10 2.70 25.10 -23.20 percent [+]

Germany Construction Pmi

The Germany Construction Purchasing Managers’ Index® is based on original survey data collected from a representative panel of over 200 companies based in the German construction sector. Data are collected at mid-month, asking respondents to compare a variety of construction conditions with the situation one month ago. A reading of below 50.0 indicates that the construction activity is generally declining, above 50.0 that it is generally expanding and exactly 50.0 indicates no change on the level recorded the previous month. This page provides - Germany Construction Pmi- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Germany Construction Pmi - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on November of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
49.80 50.20 59.80 45.50 2013 - 2018 Monthly

Country Last
Australia 46.40 Oct/18
Euro Area 52.20 Oct/18
France 52.20 Oct/18
Germany 49.80 Oct/18
Italy 55.90 Oct/18
United Kingdom 53.20 Oct/18