Construction output statistics

The construction output statistics are intended to provide a general measure of quarterly changes in the volume and value of construction output in NI.

Latest results - published 17th January 2019

  • The total volume of construction output in the third quarter of 2018 increased by 5.5% compared with Q2 2018, and was 2.0% higher compared to the same quarter in 2017. Despite fluctuations, the total volume of construction output in NI has been on an upward trend since Q4 2013.
  • The increase in the overall output in Q3 2018 from the previous quarter was accounted for by a 7.2% increase in New Work and a 1.4% increase in Repair and Maintenance.
  • In Q3 2018, there were increases in Housing (9.4%), Infrastructure (6.8%) and Other Work (2.4%), compared to the previous quarter.

Current publication and tables 

Notices of change

Other information

Publication Schedule

The next Northern Ireland Construction Bulletin will be published on 11th April 2019. This will cover the period of 1st October to 31st December 2018.  Full publication schedule

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Contacts for Construction output statistics

Construction output statistics

Andy Bannon
Tel: 02890 529 426  
Email: andrew.bannon@nisra.gov.uk