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Statistics Denmark, Short Term Statistics
Erik Slentø
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Construction Survey

Results of the business tendency surveys are published monthly at Statistics Denmark; Key indicators are published in the newsletter edition Nyt fra Danmarks Statistik, Konjunkturbarometer for Serviceerhverv and in English at the homepage Short term trends. Detailed data is available in English version at http://www.statbank.dk; choose English language and look for the tables KBB11-KBB66.

Read here about the statistics.

Also, data are published at the homepage of the EU-commission partner Directorate Generale Economic and Financial affairs (DG ECFIN) along with similar data from other EU countries.

Scientists and analysts have the option to buy detailed micro-data through the Division of Research Services, Statistics Denmark. In this case data will anonymized in order to ensure enterprises confidentiality.

Release calendar

The publication date appears in the release calendar. The date is confirmed in the weeks before.

Release calendar access

The Release Calender can be accessed on our English website: Release Calender.

User access

Statistics are always published at 8:00 a.m. at the day announced in the release calendar. No one outside of Statistics Denmark can access the statistics before they are published. Theme publications etc. may be published at other times of the day. The National Statistician can decide that such publications may be released before their official publication time, e.g. to the media and other stakeholders.

News release

These statistics are published in a Danish press release. Also a brief message occurs on Twitter.

Publications

Based on the confidence indicators the dynamic graphical presentation Business Cycle Tracer(konjunkturcyklus) is updated. As the title indicates the graph traces the development in the business cycle, whether it is in a upswing or downswing phase.

On-line database

The statistics are published in the StatBank in the following tables:

  • KBYG11: Trends in Construction by industry (DB07), indicator, assessment, progress and time
  • KBYG22: Orderbook-levels in Construction by industry (DB07), assessment and time
  • KBYG33: Production limitations in Construction by industry (DB07), type and time
  • KBYG44: Confidence indicator for Construction by indicator, seasonal adjustment and time
  • KBYG66: Duration of work, in number of months, ensured by current order-book by industry (DB07) and time

Construction industry, adjusted for seasonality and break

  • KBYG11K: Trends in Construction, balances (seasonally adjusted) by industry (DB07), indicator, seasonal adjustment, progress and time
  • KBYG22K: Orderbook-levels in Construction, balances (seasonally- and break adjusted) by industry (DB07), indicator, seasonal adjustment and time
  • KBYG44K: Confidence indicator for Construction (break adjusted) by indicator, seasonal adjustment and time

Micro-data access

Scientists and analysts have the option to buy detailed micro-data through the Division of Research Services, Statistics Denmark. In this case data will anonymized in order to ensure enterprises confidentiality.

Other

Also, data are published at the homepage of the EU-commission partner Directorate Generale Economic and Financial affairs (DG ECFIN) along with similar data from other EU countries.

Confidentiality - policy

The statistics is subject to the confidentiality policy of Statistics Denmark, in Danish here.

Confidentiality - data treatment

Data is aggregated into wider industry groupings if necessary to ensure confidentiality especially for large enterprises. Furthermore, response rates within individual industry groupings are not public available.

Documentation on methodology

Please refer to the EU-commission partner DG ECFIN's homepage on methodological guides

In the database TIMES4 is entered descriptions on the variables of the statistics. A special economic confidence indicator based on the tendency surveys on Industry, Construction, Retail Trade and Services along with Consumer survey, is calculated for the newsletter publications. Method document, in Danish, is available here: Tillidsindikator - metodebeskrivelse og analyse.

Quality documentation

Results from the quality evaluation of products and selected processes are available in detail for each statistics and in summary reports for the Working Group on Quality.