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Bicol Region’s economy posts fastest growth in 2013Press Release
Bicol Region’s economy posts fastest growth in 2013 
(PSA-PR-20140731-SN1-01, Posted 31 July 2014)


Bicol Region’s economy recorded the fastest growth among the country’s 17 regions in 2013. It grew by 9.4 percent in 2013, surpassing its growth of 6.9 percent in 2012. It was followed by: National Capital Region (NCR) with 9.1 percent; SOCCSKSARGEN, 8.4 percent; Caraga, 7.8 percent; and Ilocos Region, 7.7 percent.


Total Gross Revenue Index of Industries posts 6.3% growth in Q1 2014Press Release
Total Gross Revenue Index of Industries posts 6.3% growth in Q1 2014
(PSA-PR-201407-ES1-01, Posted 24 July 2014)


Total Gross Revenue Index of key industries grew by 6.3 percent in the first quarter of 2014, lower than the 9.5 percent expansion a year ago.

Among industries, Transportation and Communication sustained its growth with two consecutive quarters of fastest growth at 15.7 percent for the period, a rebound from a negative growth of 0.1 percent in the same period in 2013. It was followed by Real Estate which maintained a double-digit growth of 13.4 percent from 12.1 percent.


Change in the Schedule of Release of the 2011-2013 Gross Regional Domestic ProductAnnouncement
Change in the Schedule of Release
of the 2011-2013 Gross Regional Domestic Product

(Posted 17 July 2014)


The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) would like to inform its stakeholders that the release of the 2011-2013 Gross Regional Domestic Product (GRDP) was moved to July 31, 2014 instead of the original date, July 29, 2014 as scheduled in PSA Makati’s  Advance Release Calendar.  Consequently, the news conference on the performance of the regional economy to be held in Cordilllera Administrative Region (CAR), and Regions I, V, VI, VIII, IX, X, XI and XII will be held on July 31, 2014 at 10:00 a.m.


Social development and industry and services lead performersPress Release
Social development and industry and services lead performers
(PSA-PR-20140711-SS1-01, Posted 11 July 2014)


The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) releases the Statistical Indicators on Philippine Development 2013 (StatDev 2013).  The StatDev is a statistical indicator system to monitor the achievements of the economic and social development goals set forth in the Philippine Development Plan (PDP) 2011-2016.




Statistics >>


National Accounts (GDP, GNI)
articles and data on the latest national accounts estimates


Regional Accounts (GRDP, GRDE)
articles and data on the latest gross regional domestic product and expenditures


Input-Output Tables
the latest inter-industry accounts of the Philippines describing  the structures of the different sectors of the economy and their inter- relationships


Quarterly Economic Indices
measures of growth in production, gross revenue, employment and compensation in the various sectors of the economy


Leading Economic Indicators  
highlights of the results of the quarterly LEI


Foreign Investments
quarterly consolidated report on foreign direct investments (FDI)


Philippine Tourism Satellite Accounts
one of the satellite accounts developed by the NSCB to measure the contribution of tourism to the Philippine economy


Economic and Financial Data of the Philippines
data described on the International Monetary Fund's Dissemination Standards Bulletin Board (DSBB)


Flash Indicators
latest updates on “flash” indicators for key economic variables on a daily, weekly or monthly basis

Poverty Statistics
articles and data on the latest poverty estimates


National Education Expenditure Accounts
analyses, tables and graphs depicting the patterns and trends of education expenditures in the country


Philippine National Health Accounts
analyses, tables and graphs depicting the patterns of health care spending in the country


Minimum National Social Data Sets
core data list as prescribed by an Experts Group of the United Nations Statistical Commission (UNSC)


Women and Men in the Philippines
social and economic data disaggregated by gender

Economic-Environmental and Natural Resource Accounting
results of the Project on the Institutionalization of the Philippine Economic-Environmental and Natural Resource Accounting (PEENRA) System

Human Development Index
latest report on the Philippine HDI with provincial breakdowns


Good Governance Index
database and technical notes on Good Governance Index


Food Balance Sheet
estimates of the overall food supply situation in the country that is available for consumption of the populace and shows the trends in the levels of the country’s food supply and changes in its composition


Millennium Development Goals Indicators
presents the 8 goals, 18 targets and 48 indicators to measure progress towards the attainment of the goals


Statistical Indicators on Philippine Development
a statistical indicator system to monitor the achievements of the economic and social development goals set forth in the Medium-Term Philippine Development Plan (MTPDP).

a subscription service for viewing and downloading datasets of time series economic and social indicators. 


Gender Statistics
compilation of latest available statistics highlighting the differences between women and men


compilation of latest available statistics on children


Millennium Development Goals Online
data series on MDG indicators compiled to provide the basis for the preparation of the Philippine MDG Report


Countryside in Figures
an integrated database of provincial level statistics which covers seven sectors on the 79 provinces in the Philippines.


Philippine Classification of Individual Consumption According to Purpose (PCOICOP)
a detailed classification of individual consumption expenditures on goods and services incurred by the three institutional sectors of the 1993 and 2008 System of National Accounts


Philippine Standard Classification of Education (PSCE)
a database of classification of all educational levels in the Philippine educational system. It aims to integrate the different classification schemes being used by the various agencies, for the purpose of  standardizing and facilitating  the compilation of education statistics  as basis for educational planning, manpower training, labor market studies and other related activities.


Philippine Standard Commodity Classification (PSCC)
The database of all commodities on imports and exports used for tariff and statistical purposes. The 2004 PSCC is an integration of the ASEAN Harmonized Tariff Nomenclature based on the 2002 version of the Harmonized Commodity Description and Coding System (HS) prescribed by the World Customs Organization (WCO), and on the Standard International Trade Classification Rev. 3 issued by the United Nations Statistical Office in 1986. It consists of 21 sections, 99 chapters, 1,266 headings, and 13,290 items.


Philippine Central Product Classification (PCPC)
a database of standard classification of goods and services in the Philippines based on the full document of the 2002 PCPC. Contains correspondence with the UN Central Product Classification (UNCPC) Ver 1.1, International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC) Rev 3.1, Harmonized Tariff Nomenclature of the Philippines (HSP) and the Philippine Standard Commodity Classification (PSCC) Rev. 3.


Philippine Standard Industrial Classification (PSIC)
a database of statistical classification of economic activities obtaining in the country based on the full document of the 1997 PSIC.


Philippine Standard Geographic Code (PSGC)
a comprehensive geographical classification which serves as a tool for ensuring the comparability of statistics relating to the geographical areas of the country; likewise contains statistics on voters.


Good Governance Index
The  GGI aims to come up with objective, comprehensive and comparable measures of good governance based on outcome indicators. Contains the 2005 and 2008 provincial and municipal GGI.


StatWatch >>

GDP Growth
(1st Qtr 2014)


GNI Growth
(1st Qtr 2014)


Poverty Incidence
  Families ( 1st Sem. 2013)
  Population ( 1st Sem. 2013)


Per Capita
Poverty Threshold

( 1st Sem. 2013)


Inflation Rate
(Headline,June 2014)


(as of 1 May 2010)

92.34 M

Population Projection

97.35 M

Geo-Political Subdivisions
(as of 31 March 2014)











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The National Statistical Coordination Board (NSCB), along with three other agencies namely, the National Statistics Office (NSO), the Bureau of Labor and Employment Statistics (BLES), and the Bureau of Agricultural Statistics (BAS) shall be known as the PHILIPPINE STATISTICS AUTHORITY (PSA) starting December 29, 2013 as per Republic Act 10625 otherwise known as the Philippine Statistical Act of 2013.


Announcements >>


PSA Releases the Consolidated Accounts/Income and Outlay Accounts
for 2011-2013

(Posted 26 June 2014)


Technical Notes on the 2013 First Semester Poverty Statistics
(Posted 08 May 2014) 


Sexy Statistics

Should the Fire Prevention Month Be Moved to April?

(Posted: 09 May 2014)


Examining ICT Indices: How Do We Fare in ICT?
(Posted: 07 February 2014)

Regions iin Review

How Does the Philippines Fare in Trade in Goods Within the ASEAN Region?

by Luzviminda S. Mitra and Polaris C. Bautista
(Posted 25 March 2014)



by: Teresa V. Peralta
(Posted 15 November 2013)


Regions iin Review

RD IX: Corn production declines by 3,544 MT in 2013production in Zamboanga Peninsula

(Posted 13 Jun 2014)


RD I: Most Graduates in Region I HEIs Finished Medical and Allied Courses

(Posted 11 Jun 2014)


RD CAR: Only one-third of regional MDG targets are on track
(Posted 11 Jun 2014)



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