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Booming economic activity! Cebu ranks 4th in most number of construction projects nationwide

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Cebu had the fourth highest number of construction projects in the second quarter of 2018, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) reported.

Its total number of construction projects stood at 1,754 construction projects, comprising 4.4 percent of the overall number of construction projects in the country.

The province of Cavite ranked first in most number of construction projects, with 4,479; followed by Laguna, with 2,241; and Bulacan, with 1,910.

Meanwhile, the provinces of Bohol and Negros Oriental recorded 1,574 projects and 1,165 projects, respectively.

Construction activity in the country reached 40,192, an 11.7 percent higher than the total number of projects in the same period last year.