Philippines Building Permits

2002 - 2021 | Monthly | Unit | CEIC Data

Key information about Philippines Building Permits

  • Philippines Building Permits data was reported at 12,522.000 Unit in Dec 2021.
  • This records a decrease from the previous number of 12,916.000 Unit for Nov 2021.
  • Philippines Building Permits data is updated monthly, averaging 9,901.500 Unit from Jan 2002 to Dec 2021, with 240 observations.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 17,044.000 Unit in May 2019 and a record low of 1,486.000 Unit in Apr 2020.
  • Philippines Building Permits data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by CEIC Data.
  • The data is categorized under World Trend Plus’s Global Economic Monitor – Table: Building Permits: Monthly: Asia.

The Philippine Statistics Authority provides monthly Building Permits.

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Philippines Building Permits

What was Philippines's Building Permits in Dec 2021?

Philippines Building Permits data was reported at 12,522.000 Unit in Dec 2021. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
12,522.000 Dec 2021 12,916.000 Nov 2021 1,486.000 Apr 2020 17,044.000 May 2019 Unit monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2021

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (Unit) 397.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2022
Algeria (Unit) 12,776.000 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2017 - Dec 2019
Australia (Unit) 22,689.000 Jun 2022 monthly Jul 2001 - Jun 2022
Austria (Unit) 6,401.000 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2010 - Dec 2021
Belgium (Unit) 2,689.000 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1990 - Apr 2022
Bolivia (Unit) 437.000 May 2022 monthly Jan 2004 - May 2022
Bosnia and Herzegovina (Unit) 370.000 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2013 - Jun 2022
Brazil (Unit) 55.000 May 2022 monthly Jan 2004 - May 2022
Bulgaria (Unit) 3,433.000 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2002 - Jun 2022
Canada (Unit) 51,036.000 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2018 - Jun 2022
Chile (Unit) 9,129.000 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1991 - Jun 2022
Colombia (Unit) 15,253.000 May 2022 monthly Jan 2009 - May 2022
Croatia (Unit) 769.000 May 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - May 2022
Cyprus (Unit) 560.000 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - Apr 2022
Czech Republic (Unit) 8,035.000 May 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - May 2022
Denmark (Unit) 2,474.000 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Mar 2022
Ecuador (Unit) 24,764.000 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Estonia (Unit) 2,060.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2022
Finland (Unit) 3,831.000 May 2022 monthly Jan 1990 - May 2022
Georgia (Unit) 10,095.000 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
Germany (Unit) 19,972.000 May 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - May 2022
Greece (Unit) 1,977.000 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2007 - Apr 2022
Hungary (Unit) 1,707.000 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2022
Iran (Unit) 24,844.000 Dec 2021 quarterly Jun 1978 - Dec 2021
Ireland (Unit) 7,742.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1975 - Mar 2022
Italy (Unit) 15,440.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
Jordan (Unit) 1,641.000 May 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - May 2022
South Korea (Unit) 17,767.000 Jun 2022 monthly Oct 1979 - Jun 2022
Latvia (Unit) 1,062.000 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2021
Lithuania (Unit) 2,168.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2022
Luxembourg (Unit) 243.000 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1992 - Mar 2022
North Macedonia (Unit) 323.000 May 2022 monthly Jan 2008 - May 2022
Malta (Unit) 750.000 Dec 2016 monthly Jan 2000 - Dec 2016
Mauritius (Unit) 6,237.000 2020 yearly 1979 - 2020
Montenegro (Unit) 64.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2022
Morocco (Unit) 3,956.000 Dec 2013 monthly Apr 1997 - Dec 2013
Netherlands (Unit) 2,117.000 May 2022 monthly Jan 2012 - May 2022
New Zealand (Unit) 7,492.000 Jun 2022 monthly Apr 1990 - Jun 2022
Oman (Unit) 46,240.000 2021 yearly 1997 - 2021
Palestinian Territory (Unit) 3,271.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Panama (Unit) 1,244.000 May 2022 monthly Jan 2012 - May 2022
Philippines (Unit) 12,522.000 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2021
Poland (Unit) 34,810.000 Jun 2022 monthly Jun 2001 - Jun 2022
Portugal (Unit) 6,822.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1971 - Mar 2022
Qatar (Unit) 3,892.000 2020 yearly 1988 - 2020
Romania (Unit) 4,594.000 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2004 - Jun 2022
Saudi Arabia (Unit) 145,661.000 2020 yearly 1987 - 2020
Serbia (Unit) 2,349.000 May 2022 monthly Jan 2008 - May 2022
Slovakia (Unit) 3,063.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2003 - Mar 2022
Slovenia (Unit) 481.000 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2013 - Jun 2022
South Africa (Unit) 5,930.000 May 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - May 2022
Spain (Unit) 2,358.000 Feb 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Feb 2020
Sweden (Unit) 3,304,763.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Switzerland (Unit) 11,920.000 2016 yearly 2012 - 2016
Taiwan (Unit) 3,504.000 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Jun 2022
Thailand (Unit) 21,198.000 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2017 - Apr 2022
Turkey (Unit) 26,040.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2002 - Mar 2022
United States (Unit) 157,200.000 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1959 - Jun 2022

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -8.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1985 - Mar 2022
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -4,023.316 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1985 - Jun 2022
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 4,683.480 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1985 - Jun 2022
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 14.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1985 - Mar 2022
National Government Debt (USD mn) 239,185.6 May 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - May 2022
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 63.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2022
Forecast: Government Expenditure (PHP bn) 7,838.262 2027 yearly 1989 - 2027
Forecast: Government Net Debt (PHP bn) 18,870.859 2027 yearly 1993 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (PHP bn) 7,298.928 2027 yearly 1989 - 2027
Govt Debt: Domestic and Foreign: Outstanding: Short Term (PHP mn) 544,225.000 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Jun 2022
Govt Debt: Domestic and Foreign: Outstanding: Long Term (PHP mn) 8,563,091.000 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Jun 2022
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 11.010 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) -5,678.6 May 2022 monthly Jan 1957 - May 2022
Total Exports (USD mn) 6,644.0 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1979 - Jun 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) 6.2 May 2022 monthly Jan 1980 - May 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 197,201.409 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 48,793.567 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 15,114.885 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Imports (USD mn) 12,487.3 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1979 - Jun 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) 31.4 May 2022 monthly Jan 1980 - May 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 1,465,896.403 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 2,362,025.291 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 940.092 May 2022 monthly Jan 1978 - May 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 702.660 May 2022 monthly Jan 1986 - May 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 865.736 May 2022 monthly Jan 1984 - May 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 2,546.728 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1986 - Jun 2022
Imports: Metalliferous Ores and Metal Scrap (USD mn) 83.443 Dec 2018 monthly Jan 2006 - Dec 2018
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Products (USD mn) 108.103 Dec 2018 monthly Jan 2006 - Dec 2018
Imports: Iron and Steel (USD mn) 382.669 Dec 2018 monthly Jan 2006 - Dec 2018
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 525.3 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2022
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -2,441.6 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Mar 2022
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -5.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1981 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 741.6 May 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - May 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 2.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 979.828 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 1.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1980 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 578.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 401.133 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1977 - Mar 2022
External Debt (USD mn) 109,753.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2022
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 27.0 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 13,997.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2022
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 3.8 2021 yearly 2005 - 2021
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -10.984 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -31,587.543 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2012 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Services: Credit: Export (USD mn) 2,977.560 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: PI: Net Acquisition of Financial Assets (USD mn) 1,748.378 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Secondary Income: Debit: Payments (USD mn) 80.379 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Services: Debit: Import (USD mn) 2,056.310 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: Net Acquisition of Financial Assets (USD mn) 604.375 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: Portfolio Investment (PI) (USD mn) -3.641 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Primary Income: Credit: Receipts (USD mn) 1,099.429 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: OI: Net Acquisition of Financial Assets (USD mn) -1,540.412 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: Net Incurrence of Liabilities (USD mn) 3,035.447 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Goods: Credit: Export (USD mn) 5,344.106 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2022
BoP: Capital Account (CA) (USD mn) -33.357 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Import (USD mn) 14,332.065 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Secondary Income: Credit: Receipts (USD mn) 2,469.406 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Primary Income: Debit: Payments (USD mn) 822.718 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: Financial Derivatives (FD) (USD mn) -83.727 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Primary Income (USD mn) 276.711 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: FD: Net Acquisition of Financial Assets (USD mn) -128.923 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Goods: Debit: Import (USD mn) 11,372.657 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: FD: Net Incurrence of Liabilities (USD mn) -45.196 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: PI: Net Incurrence of Liabilities (USD mn) 1,752.020 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: Other Investments (OI) (USD mn) -2,141.639 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2022
BoP: Change in Reserve Assets: Debit (USD mn) 757.326 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: DI: Net Incurrence of Liabilities (USD mn) 989.000 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Apr 2022
BoP: Financial Account (FA) (USD mn) -2,431.072 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Secondary Income (USD mn) 2,389.027 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: OI: Net Incurrence of Liabilities (USD mn) 601.227 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Export (USD mn) 11,890.502 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2022
BoP: Current Account (CA) (USD mn) -2,441.563 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: DI: Net Acquisition of Financial Assets (USD mn) 525.331 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Credit: Receipts (USD mn) 8.207 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Goods (USD mn) -6,028.551 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Debit: Payments (USD mn) 41.564 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2022
BoP: CA: Services (USD mn) 921.250 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2022
BoP: FA: Direct Investment (DI) (USD mn) -202.066 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2022
External Debt: By Country Profile: Country: UK (USD mn) 3,669.227 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2022
External Debt: Medium and Long Term (USD mn) 95,755.498 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2022
External Debt: By Country Profile: Country: Germany (USD mn) 972.492 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2022
External Debt: By Country Profile: Country: France (USD mn) 866.819 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2022
External Debt: By Country Profile: Country: Japan (USD mn) 14,529.631 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2022
External Debt: By Country Profile: Country: USA (USD mn) 2,667.698 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2022
FDI: Approved: Manufacturing (PHP mn) 5,151.383 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2010 - Mar 2022
Business Closure (BC): All Industries (Unit) 3,294.000 2017 yearly 1995 - 2017
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 3.7 May 2022 monthly Jan 2013 - May 2022
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 9.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2022
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 8,861.787 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2013 - Mar 2022
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 115,815.543 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 1988 - Jun 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 269,470.566 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 1988 - Jun 2022
M2 Growth (%) 7.9 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 1989 - Jun 2022
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 12.0 Jul 2022 monthly May 1986 - Jul 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 87,423.9 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1960 - Jun 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 7.5 May 2022 monthly Jan 1979 - May 2022
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 8,936.554 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 1956 - Jun 2022
Total Deposits (USD mn) 309,641.228 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2022
Total Deposits Growth (%) 7.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2022
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 292,204.2 May 2022 monthly Dec 2001 - May 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 9.6 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 2002 - Jun 2022
Household Debt (USD mn) 37,879.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2022
Total Loans (USD mn) 206,124.541 May 2022 monthly Mar 2008 - May 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 7.83 May 2022 monthly Mar 2009 - May 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 48.56 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2001 - Mar 2022
DCS: LA: M4: M3: M2 (PHP mn) 14,826,540.000 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 2001 - Jun 2022
DCS: LA: M4: M3 (PHP mn) 15,387,114.000 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 2001 - Jun 2022
DCS: Domestic Claims (DC) (PHP mn) 15,597,539.000 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 2001 - Jun 2022
DCS: LA: M4: M3: M2: M1 (PHP mn) 6,372,287.000 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 2001 - Jun 2022
ORA: Other Reserve Assets (USD mn) 1,552.07 Jun 2018 monthly Apr 2000 - Jun 2018
Reserve Requirement Ratio: Commercial Banks: Local Currency Deposits (%) 12.000 Jul 2022 monthly May 1986 - Jul 2022
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Global Competitiveness Index (Score) 61.869 2019 yearly 2017 - 2019
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) 6.7 Jun 2022 quarterly Jun 2002 - Jun 2022
Business Outlook: Index: Services: Current Quarter (Point) 39.543 Jun 2022 quarterly Jun 2001 - Jun 2022
PH: Ease of Doing Business Rank: 1=Most Business-friendly Regulations (NA) 95.000 2019 yearly 2019 - 2019

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