In December 2017 compared with November 2017, seasonally adjusted production in the construction sector
increased by 0.1% in the euro area (EA19) and by 0.6% in the EU28, according to first estimates from Eurostat,
the statistical office of the European Union. In November 2017, production in construction grew by 0.2% in the
euro area and by 0.5% in the EU28.
In December 2017 compared with December 2016, production in construction increased by 0.5% in the euro area
and by 1.5% in the EU28.
The average production in construction for the year 2017, compared with 2016, increased by 2.4% in the euro area
and by 3.5% in the EU28.