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Building Construction - September 2018 (Preliminary Result)

Release Date: November 19, 2018
Statistics on Building Construction
The approved building permits provide monthly data on building construction at the municipal level nationwide. These construction statistics include the number, floor area, type of building and value of construction. Statistics generated from approved building permits are the bases of estimating level of construction of national income accounts and an indicator on the level of investment in the country. As such, the data is valuable in analyzing present economic conditions and past developments, forecasting future trends and making policy decisions.
The generation of construction statistics from approved building permits covers all municipalities and cities issuing building permits for the construction of residential and non-residential structures, additions and alterations and repairs, demolition, landscaping and putting up of signboards.
Building Construction in Rizal Province
The month of September 2018, posted a total of 303 building permit applications decreased by 10.36 percent compared to the previous month of 338 documents.
The 303 buildings constructed had a total floor area of 166,922 sqm., and value amounting to Php 2,810B.
Antipolo City registered the highest number of buildings constructed with 82 applications, and total floor area of 142,780 sqm. amounting to Php 2.562B. Followed by San Mateo (56); Taytay (36); Rodriguez (Montalban) (24); and Cainta (21).




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