About the product
The purpose of this bulletin is to provide basic annual data on trends in the field of housing and building in European countries, Canada, and the United States of America. The scope of the statistics comprises population and households, dwelling stock, new dwellings, construction of non-residential buildings, value of construction, building firms, building materials, gross domestic product and gross fixed capital formation, prices, costs and rents. The statistics are presented in the form of chronological series. In most tables the figures refer to the base year 1990 and to 1995 and the most recent calendar years.