Number of constructions during the Fourth Quarter of 2018 up by 3.95 percent
1. Based from the preliminary results of construction statistics from approved building permits, Region X reached to 2,450 total number of constructions in the fourth quarter of 2018. This represents an increase of 3.9 percent from the 2,357 constructions recorded in the fourth quarter of 2017.
2. Of the types of construction, residential building was the highest at 2,011 or 82. 1 percent of the total constructions. The number of residential constructions in the fourth quarter of 2018 was 2.1 percent higher as compared with the same period of 2017. The increase in number was influenced by the growth of construction in duplex/... Read more about Region X Construction Statistics from Approved Building Permits: Fourth Quarter 2018.