GRDP Growth (2013)
Poverty Incidence among Families (2012)
Annual Per Capita Poverty Threshold (2012)

Inflation Rate (2006=100, DEC 2014)

CPI (2006=100, DEC 2014)
Employment Rate
(OCT 2014)
Underemploy- ment Rate
(OCT 2014)
Population (2010 CENSUS)

Geo-political Subdivisions (AS OF 31 MAR 2013)

Municipalities Barangays


[UPDATED 4 NOV 2014]

3rd Quarter 2014:

Baguio City

[POSTED 30 OCT 2014]

Third Quarter 2014 StatWatch now available
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Regional StatWatch
Provincial StatWatch

Baguio City
[POSTED 30 OCT 2014]

CAR celebrates the 25th National Statistics Month
The Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) celebrates the 25th year of the National Statistics Month or NSM this October 2014. This annual month-long celebration started in 1990 by virtue of Presidential Proclamation No. 647 signed by the late President Corazon C. Aquino on 20 September 1990. The yearly celebration aims to promote, enhance and instill nationwide awareness and appreciation of the importance and value of statistics in the different sectors of Philippine society. The NSM also serves as a vehicle for ensuring the cooperation and support of the general public in upgrading the quality and standards of statistics in the country. (Read more)
[POSTED 1 OCT 2014]

Tourist arrivals in the Cordilleras grow in 2013
Tourist arrivals in the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) grew by 22.8 percent last year or from 907,830 travelers in 2012 to 1,114,440 in 2013. The decline by 18.0 percent of visiting overseas Filipinos or balikbayan was offset by the increase in both domestic and foreign visitors which grew by 22.0 percent and 33.3 percent, respectively. The increase in tourists in CAR was due to the influx of domestic travelers which comprised 90.5 percent to the regional total. This is based on the latest statistical report of the region’s Department of Tourism (DOT-CAR). (Read more)
[POSTED 20 AUG 2014]

BSP again recognizes PSA NSCB-CAR as Outstanding Information Partner

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) recently recognized the Philippine Statistics Authority-National Statistical Coordination Board in the Cordillera Administrative Region (PSA NSCB-CAR) as one of its two outstanding stakeholders in CAR for the year 2014. The PSA NSCB-CAR was chosen outstanding partner as source of information for the Report on Regional Economic Developments. This is the second time that the office has received such award from the BSP. (Read more)

Cordillera’s economy speeds up as Industry and Services improve

Industry rebounded from negative 3.9 percent in 2012 to 4.1 percent in 2013 due largely to the double-digit growth posted by all its subsectors except Manufacturing. Construction grew the fastest at 17.2 percent followed by Electricity, Gas and Water Supply (EGWS) at 16.9 percent. The growth in the Construction subsector was due to increased private and public construction while EGWS growth was due to the improved performance of the power sector. Mining and Quarrying bounced back from negative 54.8 percent in 2012 to surge by 12.7 percent in 2013 due to the increased production in metallic minerals. (Read more)
[POSTED 4 AUG 2014]

Second Quarter 2014 StatWatch now available

Regional StatWatch
Provincial StatWatch

Baguio City
[POSTED 1 AUG 2014]

Cordillera’s economy speeds up in 2013

The economy of CAR accelerated from 1.0 percent in 2012 to 6.0 percent in 2013. The faster growth of the regional economy was propelled by the continuous growth of Services and the recovery of Industry. (Read more)
[POSTED 31 JULY 2014]

Only one-third of regional MDG targets are on track
The Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) is on track in 9 out of 27 or 33.3 percent of the available indicators* of the Millennium Development Goals (MDG). CAR has made significant strides in the reduction of poverty and hunger (Goal 1) and the combat against malaria (Goal 6). However, the Cordillera region has a low probability of achieving 11 MDG targets and a medium probability of meeting 7 other MDG targets. This is according to the latest MDG Watch prepared by the Philippine Statistics Authority (National Statistical Coordination Board-CAR).(Read more)
[POSTED 11 JUNE 2014]

Six out of ten college enrollees in CAR are women

More women than men enroll in Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) in the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR). Women comprised more than half or an average of 57.5 percent of all college enrollees in the region from 2008 to 2013 according to data from the Commission on Higher Education in CAR. (Read more)
[POSTED 21 MAY 2014]

CAR inflation rate unchanged in April 2014
The annual inflation rate for all items in the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) remained steady at 2.7 percent between March and April 2014. At 1.4 percentage points (ppts.) below the national average, CAR’s inflation rate remained the lowest among the 17 regions in the country. (Read more)
[POSTED 16 MAY 2014]

Fire Statistics

[POSTED 14 May 2014]

First Quarter 2014 StatWatch now available

Regional StatWatch
Provincial StatWatch

Baguio City
[POSTED 30 APR 2014]


Municipal Profile of
Kabugao in the Province of Apayao now online

[POSTED 31 MARCH 2014]


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.











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MAY 2014 :
Six out of ten college enrollees in CAR are women

SEPT 2013:
Crime Incidence in the Cordilleras declines in
2nd Quarter 2013

JUL 2013: Cordillera economy slows down as Industry contracts

2014 Panagbenga


2012 Countryside in Figures: Province of ABRA in CDROM

This maiden edition for Abra Province provides provincial data and municipal disaggregation of statistics, whenever available on various sectors, such as governance, income and expenditures, labor and employment, agriculture, education, health, infrastructure, finance and public order and safety. The 27 municipalities of the province have been ranked according to these indicators and these rankings can be used as reference in comparing the performance of the municipalities in various areas of interest. The publication also features sectoral highlights to guide data users.

The 2012 CIF-Abra is now available in CDROM.  Please visit or contact us on how to avail of the publication.
[POSTED 11 JUNE 2012]



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