Central Data Catalog

Agricultural Wage Rates

It presents agricultural wage rates for four (4) major crops which are: Palay, Corn, Coconut and Sugarcane.

Annual Poverty Indicators Survey

The Annual Poverty Indicators Survey (APIS) is a nationwide survey designed to provide non-income indicators related to poverty at the national and regional levels. It is designed to gather data on the socio-economic profile of families and other information that are related to their living conditions.

Annual Survey of Philippine Business and Industry

The Annual Survey of Philippine Business and Industry (ASPBI) will provide key measures on the levels, structure, performance and trends of businesses and industries that will be used for planning and policy formulation by the government and the private sectors.

APIS - LFS Merge

This collection includes merged datafile of APIS-LFS.

Avian Population Survey

The Bureau of Agricultural Statistics (BAS), in collaboration with the Bureau of Animal Industry (BAI), DA-Regional Field Units (RFUs) and Local Government Units (LGUs) conducted the Avian Population Survey (APS). The survey collected information on inventory of chicken, duck, other poultry and birds by classification, by farm type, number of commercial farms and housing capacity.

Backyard Livestock and Poultry Survey

The Backyard Livestock and Poultry Survey (BLPS) aims to generate primary data on inventory/population, and supply and disposition of animals from the household level.

Barangay Agricultural Profiling Survey

The Barangay Agricultural Profiling Survey (BAPS) has been designed to collect information on the basic structure of agriculture and fishery at the barangay level.

Census of Agriculture and Fisheries

Census of Agriculture and Fisheries (CAF) is a large-scale government operation geared towards the collection and compilation of statistics in the agriculture and fisheries sector of the country.

Census of Philippine Business and Industry

The Census of Philippine Business and Industry (CPBI) is one of the designated statistical activities undertaken which seeks to collect and generate information on the levels, structure, and trends of economic activities in the entire country.

Census of Population and Housing

Census of Population and Housing (CPH) refers to the entire process of collecting, compiling, evaluating, analyzing, publishing, and disseminating data about the population and the living quarters in a country.

Commercial Livestock and Poultry Survey

The Commercial Livestock and Poultry Survey (CLPS) aims to provide an estimate of the current supply and disposition practices for commercial livestock and poultry in the country.

Commercial Stocks Survey

The Commercial Stocks Survey (CSS) was a project by the then National Grains Authority (NGA) now National Food Authority (NFA) in 1976. The project was designed to get estimates of the total commercial grain stocks specifically on rice and corn.

Commodity and Outlet Survey

The COS is a nationwide survey of households conducted for the purpose of gathering data on commodities that a family purchased/consumed/availed of most of the time and the type of outlets where these commodities were purchased/availed of within the country.

Commodity Flow in the Philippines

The Commodity Flow in the Philippines is a compilation system of the National Statistics Office which generates comprehensive statistics on regional commodity flow by mode of transport.

Compilation of Data from Slaughterhouses & Poultry Dressing Plants

Also known as Survey of Slaughterhouses and Poultry Dressing Plants (SSHPDP) formerly known as Survey of Abattoir and Dressing Plants (SADP). The Compilation of Data from Slaughterhouses and Poultry Dressing Plants (CDSPDP) is one of the regular activities of the Livestock and Poultry Statistics Division (LPSD) under the Economic Sector Statistics Service (ESSS).

Construction Statistics from Approved Building Permits

Construction statistics from approved building permit aims to provide monthly data on building construction at the municipality level nationwide. Some of the statistics derived from approved building permits are number of units or buildings, floor area, value of construction and type of building.

Corn Production Survey

The Corn Production Survey is one of the two modules of the Palay and Corn Production Survey (PCPS), formerly known as the Rice and Corn Production Survey (RCPS).

Costs and Returns Survey

Costs and Returns Survey (CRS) aims to generate updated data on levels and structure of production costs and returns.

Country Report on Support to Statistics

The ultimate objective of the CRESS is to improve financing of National Statistical Systems and increase investments in statistics by helping countries plan better, for their statistical development.

Crops Production Survey

The CrPS is conducted quarterly to generate production estimates for crops other than palay and corn at the national, regional and provincial levels disaggregation.

Domestic Trade Statistics

The Domestic Trade Statistics (DTS) generates information on the movement of commodities in the country. It is a compilation of administrative data on commodities carried through different transport systems in the country.

Family Health Survey

The Family Health Survey (FHS) is a nationwide survey designed to provide information on fertility, maternal and child health, family planning, maternal and child mortality, and other health-related concerns in order to assist policymakers and program managers in evaluating and designing strategies for improving health and family planning services in the country.

Family Income and Expenditure Survey

The Family Income and Expenditures Survey (FIES) is a nationwide survey of households undertaken in two rounds every three years. It is the main source of data on family income and expenditures.

Family Planning Survey

The Family Planning Survey (FPS) presents up-to-date figures on the use of contraceptives, unmet need for family planning and high-risk fertility behavior.

Farm Prices Survey

The Farm Prices Survey (FPS) is a nationwide household-based survey designed to gather data on prices received by farmers for their produce and prices paid for the pesticides they used in their farms.


This collection includes merged datafile of FIES-LFS.

Fisheries Surveys

These surveys aim to generate statistics that will serve as inputs to the compilation of national accounts. The data will also be used for policy-making and program implementation on fisheries.

Foreign Trade Statistics

Foreign Trade Statistics is an annual compilation of import and export trade statistics generated from the monthly reports of importers, exporters or their authorized representatives in the Philippines.

Functional Literacy, Education, and Mass Media Survey

The Functional Literacy, Education and Mass Media Survey (FLEMMS) is a national survey that gathers information on the basic and functional literacy rates, and the educational skills qualifications of the population.

Global Adult Tobacco Survey

The Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS) is the global standard protocol for systematically monitoring adult tobacco use (smoking and smokeless) and tracking key tobacco control indicators.

Household Energy Consumption Survey

Household Energy Consumption Survey (HECS) is a nationwide undertaking designed to collect and update data on residential energy consumption patterns and preferences.

Household Survey on Domestic Visitors

The Household Survey on Domestic Visitors (HSDV) is a nationwide collection of data on domestic and outbound tourism gathered from Filipino households, specifically on the profile and socio-economic characteristics of domestic travelers, and the details of their travels within (inside) and outside (of) the country.

Industrial Relations at the Workplace Survey

The survey aims to provide a benchmark information on employment, labor- management relations and wage and salary practices and policies.

Informal Sector Survey

The 2008 Informal Sector Survey (ISS) was a nationwide data collection operation by the National Statistics Office, in collaboration with United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UN-ESCAP). It aims at putting in place a system of 2-step surveys related to the evaluation and the follow up of employment, informal jobs and informal sector. This is the 1st nationwide survey of informal sector conducted by the NSO.

Integrated Farm Household Survey

The Integrated Farm Household Survey (IFHS) supported the agricultural Research and Development Program in terms of benchmark data on the characteristics of farms and farmers. The IFHS results provided inputs for the development and/or improvement of the performance indicators system in agriculture. Further, the survey results could quantify the impact of agricultural policies of the government.

Integrated Survey on Labor and Employment

The Integrated Survey on Labor and Employment (ISLE) is a modular survey that integrates the data requirements on employment, industrial relations, occupational injuries and diseases and labor cost of employees.

Job Displacement Monitoring System

This is a systematic filing, compiling and processing of notices of shutdown/retrenchment submitted by employers or establishments to the DOLE Regional Offices.

Labor Cost Survey

The Labor Cost Survey (LCS) 1998 is the first undertaking of its kind by the Bureau of Labor and Employment and Statistics (BLES). It is an establishment survey that inquires on the levels and composition of labor cost in non-agricultural industries. The LCS is the Bureau’s response to address a gap in the wage statistics program of the country.

Labor Force Survey

The Labor Force Survey (LFS) is a nationwide survey of households conducted regularly to gather data on the demographic and socio-economic characteristics of the population.

Labor Turnover Survey

The Labor Turnover Survey (LTS) aims to generate quarterly data on labor turnover (accession and separation rates) as indicators of labor market activity in large business enterprises.

Maternal and Child Health Survey

Presents up-to-date data on prenatal and postpartum care, protection at birth against neonatal tetanus, breastfeeding, and immunization.

Monthly Integrated Survey of Selected Industries

The Monthly Integrated Survey of Selected Industries (MISSI) collects information about value of production, sales/revenue, compensation, inventories and capacity utilization on a monthly basis nationwide using a shuttle questionnaire that provides respondents with a running account of previous months data for one whole year.

Monthly Palay and Corn Situation Reporting

The MPCSR aims to update the forecasts (based on standing crop and planting intentions) generated through the Palay and Corn Production Survey (PCPS).

National Demographic and Health Survey

The primary objective of the National Demographic and Health Survey (NDHS) is to provide up-to-date information on fertility levels; determinants of fertility; fertility preferences; infant and childhood mortality levels; awareness, approval, and use of family planning methods; breastfeeding practices; and maternal and child health.

National Disability Prevalence Survey

The National Disability Prevalence Survey which is also called the Model Functioning Survey (NDPS/MFS) is implemented by the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) in collaboration with the Department of Health (DOH) and the National Council on Disability Affairs (NCDA), and with technical assistance provided by the World Health Organization (WHO). NDPS/MFS is a general population survey that allows for a direct comparison of the needs and barriers faced by groups with differing levels of disability, including people without disability/disabilities.

National Migration Survey

The NMS aims to provide information on the mobility of Philippine population in order to assist policymakers and program managers in designing and evaluating strategies for improving services for, and assistance provided to, Filipinos going abroad or moving within the country.

Occupational Injuries Survey

To generate national statistics on occupational injuries essential for better management of safety and health in the workplace and for formulation of effective policies and programs for the prevention of occupational accidents.

Occupational Wages Survey

Occupational Wages Survey (OWS) aims to generate statistics for wage and salary administration and for wage determination in collective bargaining negotiations.

Palay and Corn Stocks Survey

The general purpose of the Palay and Corn Stocks Survey of households is to gather information on the current level of stock being maintained by farming and non-farming households.

Palay Production Survey

The Palay Production Survey (PalayPS) aims to generate estimates on palay production, area and yield and other related information at the provincial level.

Producer Price Survey

The Producer Price Survey (PPS) covers manufacturing establishments with average total employment of 20 and over. The following items of data are gathered from the respondent establishment: Name of product(s), Brand Name, Product Specification, Unit of Measure, Producer price(s) of selected products.

Quarterly Aquaculture Survey

The Quarterly Aquaculture Survey (QAqS) is a quarterly survey that generates aquaculture production and area estimates. It asks for the actual level of production, area harvested and price for each species during the reference quarter of the current and previous year from the sample operators in the top producing municipalities. Fisheries outputs form part of the estimation for the performance of agriculture and eventually, of the National Accounts for the generation GVA, GNP and GDP.

Quarterly Commercial Fisheries Survey

The Quarterly Commercial Fisheries Survey is a survey on volume and price of fish unloaded at sample commercial fish landing centers by fishing boats with gross tonnage of more than three (3) tons.

Quarterly Inland Fisheries Survey

Inland municipal fisheries include the catching of fish, crustaceans, molluscs and all other aquatic animals and plants in inland waters like lakes, rivers, dams, marshes, swamps, irrigation canals, creeks, etc. using simple gears and fishing boats some of which are non-motorized with a capacity of three (3) gross tons or less, or fishing not requiring the use of fishing boats.

Quarterly Municipal Fisheries Survey

The Quarterly Municipal Fisheries Survey (Traditional Landing Centers) is a survey on volume and price of fish unloaded at sample municipal fish landing centers by fishing boats with gross tonnage of three (3) tons and less.

Quarterly Survey of Philippine Business and Industry

The Quarterly Survey of Philippine Business and Industry (QSPBI) is a nationwide quarterly survey which aims to provide quarterly data on employment, compensation and revenue/sales for each of the identified leading (key) industry groups (3-digit PSIC code) and selected groups of industries (2/4/5-digit PSIC code) of the amended 1994 Philippine Standard Industrial Classification (PSIC).

Retail Price Survey

Retail Price Survey (RPS) aims to conduct price survey of retail prices at various frequencies at pre-determined major trading centers throughout the country.

Survey of Food Demand on Agricultural Commodities

The general objective of the survey is to generate data on per capita consumption of rice, corn, and other agricultural food commodities. Specifically, the survey aims to determine: the present average per capita consumption of rice, corn, and other basic agricultural food items; the emerging consumption patterns of Filipino households; the substitution of rice with other food commodities; and the quantity of rice and corn leftovers, wastage, and consumed by animals/pets.

Survey of Tourism Establishments in the Philippines

Contains the final results of the economy-wide survey on major tourism industries namely Accommodation, Food and Beverage Service Activities, Transport Operators Tour and Travel Agencies, Health and Wellness and Other Tourism Activities. Statistics on the number of establishments, employment, revenue, revenue generated from tourists, available facilities, available services, occupancy rate, seating capacity, number of clients, number of tour guides, transport facility, expansion and renovation plans of establishments within the next five years of operations are presented.

Survey on Children

The Survey on Children (SOC) is the third survey conducted since 1995 on a nationwide scale with the main objective of collecting comprehensive information on the working children.

Survey on Information and Communication Technology

Presents the final results of the survey covering the 18 sectors of the economy. It includes statistics on the number of establishments, employment, and proportion of establishments with computer, computer networks and e-commerce transactions presented at the national and regional levels for establishments in the Information Economy (IE) or core ICT industries. It also contains statistics for establishments under the non-core ICT industries and those engaged in Business Process Management (BPM) activities presented at the national level by industry sub-class.

Survey on Overseas Filipinos

Survey on Overseas Filipinos (SOF) is designed to gather national estimates on the number of overseas workers, their socio economic characteristics and other information pertaining to the overseas workers who worked or have worked abroad for the specified reference period.

Updating of the List of Establishments

The Updating of the List of Establishments aims to provide the following: 1. reliable statistical frame for establishment censuses and surveys; 2. information on characteristics of establishments which are bases for sampling and coverage decisions; 3. guide to government planners in the geographical allocation of resources based on the number of establishments in an area; 4. register of establishments that contains reliable baseline information for policy and program formulation and monitoring of trade and industry development; 5. information on the characteristics and distribution of establishments which are bases for analyzing product/service buyers and suppliers; 6. information to compile a list of enterprises; and 7. list of emerging industries.

Vital Statistics

Vital Statistics are derived from information obtained at the time when the occurrences of vital events and their characteristics are inscribed in the civil register.

Wholesale Price Survey

Wholesale Price Survey (WPS) aims to implement a comprehensive and responsive marketing information system for unprocessed agricultural commodities traded in major local/provincial market centers as well as in strategic terminal markets throughout the country.

Women and ICT Development Index Survey

The survey gathers data that can guide the DICT in developing more gender-responsive programs, plans, and policies for the DICT and contribute ICT statistics for key stakeholders at the national and international levels. The indicators used for this survey were based on Sustainable Development Goals and the 2019 National ICT Household Survey.