Building Statistics

FBoS Release No:37, 2016
13th July 2016


Building Statistics shows the number and value of permits and completion certificates issued during a period. The informationis compiled using data supplied by the City & Town Councils and Rural Local Authorities.

A: BUILDING PERMITS ISSUED

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Key Facts

  • A total of 379 Building Permitsfor construction work valued at$60.0 million were issued in the March quarter of 2016.
  • The Number and Value of theBuilding Permits issued fell by 14.8 percent and11.9 percent respectively when comparedto December quarter 2015.
  • The Number and Value of theBuilding Permits issued were up by 5.0 percent and 38.9 percent respectively when compared to March quarter2015.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Of the $60.0 million Building Permits issued, break down by divisions were as follows:

  • Western Division accounted for 59.8 percent.
  • Central and Eastern Division accounted for 38.7 percent.
  • Northern Division accounted for 1.5 percent.

 

 

 

 

 

B: COMPLETION CERTIFICATES ISSUED

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Key Facts

  • A total of 138 Completion Certificates with a value of 17.8 million were issued in theMarch quarter of 2016.
  • The Number and Value of Completion Certificates issued were up by 3.0 percent and 4.9 respectively, when compared to December quarter 2015.
  • The Number of Completion Certificates issued was up by13.1 percent while the Total Value fell by 16.8 percent, when compared to March quarter 2015.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Of the $17.8 million of Completion Certificates issued, break down by division were as follows:

  • Western Division accounted for 51.7 percent.
  • Central and Eastern Divisionaccounted for 43.9 percent.
  • Northern Division accountedfor 4.4 percent.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Caution:

Users of Building Statistics should exercise caution in interpreting statistics relating to the Building Permits and the Completion Certificates issued for specific periods due to the time lag between the Building Permits issued and the Completion Certificates issued. Thus, proper care should be taken when using these figures.

For further enquiries please contact Mr. Antonio Sokomuri on email telephone 331 5822 ext(386245)or direct line 323 0842.

Building Statistics for Junequarter of 2016 will be released inSeptember, 2016.