NSO Releases Results of 2007 Census of Population
(posted 17 April 2008)
The National Statistics Office (NSO) has released the final results of the 2007 Census of Population by province, city, municipality and barangay thru Presidential Proclamation No. 1489 signed on April 16, 2008. The Census of Population is one of the designated statistical activities of the NSO under Executive Order No. 352, Designation of Statistical Activities That Will Generate Critical Data for Decision-Making of the Government and the Private Sector, issued on July 1, 1996. Based on the results, the population count in the country as of August 1, 2007 was 88,574,614, slightly lower compared to the projected population of 88,850,905 during the same period. For the population figures down to the barangay level, please visit the NSO website http://www.census.gov.ph.