The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) announces the holding of a Press Conference on the 2014 Third Quarter Performance of the Philippine Economy on November 27, 2014 (Thursday) at 10:00 a.m. at the PSA-Makati Operations Room, 5th Floor Midland Buendia, Bldg., 403 Sen. Gil Puyat Avenue, Makati City.
As of September 30, 2014, there are 42,029 barangays with the addition of Barangay Santa Maria which was established out of Barangay Wawa in the Municipality of Abra de Ilog, Occidental Mindoro with the ratification of Provincial Resolution No. 124, series of 2013 through a plebiscite on September 13, 2014. The newly created barangay will be assigned a new code of 175101010.
The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) released the 2014 Philippine Statistical Yearbook (PSY) on 01 October 2014. The PSY is one of the flagship PSA publications and it continues to be a reliable source of information for strategic planning, policy, program and project formulation, business and investment decision-making, research and feasibility studies, and media news articles and investigative stories.
Total Gross Revenue Index of key industries grew by 10.8 percent in the second quarter of 2014, higher than the 9.6 percent expansion a year ago. Among industries, Transportation and Communication sustained its double digit growth at 21.1 percent in the period, compared to only 2.7 percent growth in the same period in 2013. It was followed by Real Estate which accelerated to 15.8 percent from 11.9 percent. All other industries posted positive growths, except for Private Services which contracted this quarter. Manufacturing grew by 13.8 percent from 3.0 percent last year. Meanwhile, Finance and Trade likewise slowed down, with 10.3 percent and 9.6 percent from 12.0 percent and 12.6 percent, respectively.
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
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 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.