Building permits in Aruba, Q1 2014 - Q1 2021
The data series span the period from Q1 2014 to Q1 2021.
During that time, the average value for Aruba was
123 building permits with a minumum of 72 building permits
in Q2 2020 and a maximum of 181 building permits in Q4 2018.
The latest number is 112, a change of 13.13% from the previous data point of
99 building permits and a change of 10.89% from a year ago when the level was
101 building permits.
The number of building permits is considered a leading macroeconomic indicator as it typically grows a few months ahead of an economic expansion and declines a few months before an economic slowdown.
See more information about that indicator on our Building permits page
Longer historical series
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Measure: building permits
Source: Central Bank of Aruba
Definition: Building permits are authorizations granted by a government or another regulatory body before the construction of a new building can legally occur.