NSO Reports

LABOR FORCE SURVEY


Labor Force Characteristics

INDICATOR JANUARY 2014 OCTOBER 2013 JANUARY 2013
Employment Rate 92.5 93.5 92.9
Underemployment Rate 19.5 17.9 20.9
Labor Force Participation Rate 63.8 63.9 64.1
Unemployment Rate 7.5 6.5 7.1

Employment Rate in January 2014 is Estimated at 92.5 Percent

March 11, 2014

The employment rate in January 2014 is estimated at 92.5 percent.  This estimate is based on the January 2014 round of the LFS, which did not cover the entire Region VIII... Read more




POPULATION AND HOUSING


The 2010 Census of Population and Housing Reveals the Philippine Population at 92.34 Million

Release Date: April 4, 2012

The total population of the Philippines as of May 1, 2010 is 92,337,852 based on the 2010 Census of Population and Housing. The census counts up to the barangay level were made official with the signing by President Benigno S. Aquino III of...Read more