Building Construction in Batangas Province
· Building permit applications for the month of May 2021 summed up to 490. In comparison to the previous month where
· Of the 490 total building permits,
· A value of
· For this month, Batangas City submitted
· The least number permits reported however, were from the municipalities of Lipa with 2 only while Laurel 3.
· The summary of data gathered from the province proves that Batangas City contributed the highest in terms of building constructions having a total value of
Scope and Coverage
Construction statistics from approved building permits relate to administrative-based data on new constructions and additions, alterations and repairs of existing residential and non-residential buildings and other structures proposed to be constructed in all cities and municipalities of the province in a specific period.
Sources of Information
Construction statistics are compiled by the Philippine Statistics Authority from the copiesof original application forms of approved building permits as well as from the demolition and fencing permits collected every month by PSA field personnel from the Offices of Local Building Officials (LBOs) nationwide.
Construction statistics generated from approved building permits provide monthly administrative-based data on building construction at the municipality level nationwide.
Statistics generated are the following:
· Floor area
· Type of construction
· Value of construction