On the 18th of April, reports showed that output across Europe's Construction sector was 2.3% higher in February than January with he Eurozone reporting a 3% rise.
These figures are estimates extracted by Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union and in January of this year, production in construction had fallen by 0.8% in the Euro area which contains 19 countries and had increased by 0.6% across the EU as a whole (EU28).
Comparatively, the results from the February 2019 and February 2018 production report showed that construction increased by 5.2% in the Euro area and by 4.9% in the EU28.
In terms of the monthly comparison, the Eurozone recorded an increase in civil engineering of 6.4% and 2.1% in building construction. In the EU28, the increase rate was 5.7% and 1.5%.