Building permits in Dominican Republic, October, 2019
The data series span the period from 2017 to 2019.
During that time, the average value for Dominican Republic was
89 building permits with a minumum of 33 building permits
in June 2017 and a maximum of 148 building permits in October 2019.
The latest number is 148, a change of 27.59% from the previous data point of
116 building permits and a change of 18.4% from a year ago when the level was
125 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
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Measure: building permits
Source: National Statistics Office of Dominican Republic
Definition: Building permits are authorizations granted by a government or another regulatory body before the construction of a new building can legally occur.