Production in the construction sector in the euro area increased by 1.6% month on month and increased by 1.4% in the entire European Union.
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Building construction in the Eurozone rose by 1.8% on a monthly basis, and civil engineering rose by 0.5%.
Among the member states, the largest monthly increase in production in building construction was reported in France, where output expanded by 4.9%.
The largest decrease in construction output was recorded in Slovenia, where construction production fell 9.2% month on month.
On a yearly basis, production in construction rose 4.4% in the Eurozone and increased by 4.2% in the EU.
The largest annual increases in construction output were recorded in Hungary at 14.5%, with the largest decreases recorded in Romania at -15.7%