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Region VII - Central Visayas

Engr. ARIEL E. FLORENDO
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Regional Statistical Figures

Demography
as of 01 May 2020
Total Population
8,081,988
Population Density (persons per sq. km.)
509
Annual Population Growth
Rate (2015-2020)
1.88
Average Household Size 4.1
Price Indices
May 2022
Consumer Price Index
(2018=100)
110.2
Inflation Rate
5.3
Purchasing power
of the peso
0.91

 

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Latest in Central Visayas

Reference Number: 2022-SR07-023
Release Date: 30 June 2022
At national level, there are 16,885 registered infant deaths. Across regions in the country, top three regions with highest number of registered infant deaths were Region IV-(CALABARZON), National Capital Region (NCR), and Region III (Central Luzon) respectively. Meanwhile, Central Visayas ranked fourth with1,376 or 7.3 percent in terms of highest of registered infant deaths. (See Figure 1) Read more about Statistics on Maternal and Infant Deaths in Central Visayas, 2020.

 

Reference Number: 2022-PR07-013
Release Date: 28 June 2022
In 2021, Agriculture & Fisheries in Central Visayas grew by 5.0 percent from 1.4 percent in 2020. Among the subsectors in 2021, Livestock posted the highest growth rate of 8.1 percent followed by Crops with 4.9 percent. Fisheries had the lowest growth rate with 0.2 percent. Read more about 2021 Performance of Agriculture & Fisheries in Central Visayas.

 

Reference Number: 2022-NA07-011
Release Date: 22 June 2022
PSA RSSO 7 brings the Orientation on Community-Based Monitoring System (CBMS)
The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) Regional Statistical Services Office Region 7 conducted an Orientation on Community-based Monitoring System to the Technical Working Group of Social Sector Statistics on May 17, 2022 via online platform. This was attended by the 11 member agencies of TWG-SSS which are the following from Department of Health (DOH), Commission on Higher Education (CHED), Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA), Commission on Population ( POPCOM),Department of Education (DEPED), department of Labor and Employment (DOLE),Department of Justice (DOJ),Philippine National Police (PNP),Department of Human Settlements Urban Development (DHSUD),Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) and Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD). Read more about PSA RSSO 7 brings the Orientation on Community-Based Monitoring System (CBMS).

 

Reference Number: 2022-PR07-012
Release Date: 20 June 2022
The Philippine Statistics Authority- Regional Statistical Services Office VII (PSA RSSO VII) announces the conduct of the Regional Data Dissemination Forum on the 2021 Performance of Agriculture & Fisheries in Central Visayas on 28 June 2022 (Tuesday) at 1:30 p.m. at Golden Prince Hotel & Suites, Acacia St., Cebu City and virtual platform through zoom. Read more about PSA RSSO VII will disseminate the Results of the 2021 Performance of Agriculture & Fisheries in Central Visayas.

 

Reference Number: 2022-SR07-022
Release Date: 16 June 2022
The total number of constructions from approved building permits of Central Visayas in the fourth quarter of 2021 was recorded at 4,432, which indicates an annual decrease of -19.4 percent. On the other hand, the annual growth rate increased in the previous quarter at 4.0 percent. In the fourth quarter of 2020, the number of construction increased by 12.7 percent annually. Read more about Construction Statistics from Approved Building Permits, Central Visayas, Fourth Quarter 2021.

 

Reference Number: 2022-SR07-021
Release Date: 14 June 2022
The total number of domestic trade in the fourth quarter of 2021 was registered at 1.47 million tons. This represents a year-on-year increase of 10.9 percent. In the previous quarter’s year-on-year, it grew by 87.5 percent. In the same quarter of 2020, the annual increase was recorded at 40.4 percent. Almost all (99.9%) of the commodities were traded through water (coastwise), while the rest were traded through air. Read more about Highlights of the Domestic Trade Statistics in Central Visayas Fourth Quarter 2021 (Preliminary).

 

Reference Number: 2022-SR07-020
Release Date: 8 June 2022
The inflation rate in Central Visayas exhibited a slower pace for May 2022 at 5.3 percent which was lower than the 5.4 percent annual increase in April 2022. This brings the regional average inflation from January to May 2022 at 5.2 percent. In May 2021, inflation was at 2.3 percent. Read more about Summary Inflation Report Consumer Price Index (2018=100), Central Visayas: May 2022.

 

Reference Number: 2022-NA07-010
Release Date: 6 June 2022
PSA 7 holds the 1st Regional Data Dissemination Forum on the 2018-2020 Annual Provincial Labor Statistics
The Philippine Statistics Authority Region 7 (PSA 7) holds the 1st Regional Data Dissemination Forum on the 2018-2020 Annual Provincial Labor Statistics on 19 May 2020 via blended set-up at Golden Peak Hotel & Suites, Cebu City. The Forum was attended by the different Regional Line Agencies in Central Visayas, members of the Regional Statistics Committee (RSC), academe, media personnel, PSA Central Office, Assistant National Statistician Wilma Guillen of Social Sector Statistics Service and keynote speaker from the Department of Labor and Employment 7 (DOLE 7) OIC-Assistant Regional Director Emmanuel Y. Ferrer. Read more about PSA 7 holds the 1st Regional Data Dissemination Forum on the 2018-2020 Annual Provincial Labor Statistics.

 

Reference Number: 2022-SR07-019
Release Date: 1 June 2022
The inflation rate in Central Visayas increased further to 5.4 percent in April 2022, from 5.0 percent in March 2022. This is the highest recorded inflation since January 2019. Inflation in April 2021 was lower at 2.3 percent. The average inflation for the first four months of the year stood at 5.1 percent. (Figure 1 and Table A) Read more about April 2022 Consumer Price Index (CPI), Inflation Rate (IR), Purchasing Power of Peso (PPP) of Central Visayas.

 

Reference Number: 2022-SR07-018
Release Date: 25 May 2022
From the preliminary result of the January 2022 Labor Force Survey (LFS), Central Visayas has 5,601,000 total population of 15 years old and over wherein 59.96 percent were engaged in the Labor Force also known as the Labor Force Participation Rate (Table 1). Labor Force Participation Rate is the percentage of the total number of persons in the labor force to the population of 15 years old and over. The labor force population consists of the employed and the unemployed persons 15 years old and over. The national employment rate in January 2022 was estimated at 93.63 percent. Among regions Central Visayas had an employment rate of 91.96 percent which is lower compared with the national estimate Read more about January 2022 Employment Rate in Central Visayas (Preliminary Results).

 

Reference Number: 2022-PR07-011
Release Date: 19 May 2022
The total population in the labor force in Central Visayas in 2020 was estimated at 3.19 million individuals. This was a decrease of 3.5 percent from the 3.30 million economically active persons in 2019. (Figure 1) Among the provinces and HUCs in Central Visayas, provinces of Siquijor and Negros Oriental showed a slight increase in the total population in the labor force with 48 thousand and 612 thousand individuals, respectively. (Figure 1) Read more about 2018-2020 Annual Provincial Labor Statistics in Central Visayas.

 

Reference Number: 2022-PR07-010
Release Date: 17 May 2022
The Philippine Statistics Authority- Regional Statistical Services Office VII (PSA RSSO VII) announces the conduct of the Regional Data Dissemination Forum on the 2018-2020 Annual Labor Force Survey on 19 May 2022 (Thursday) 1:30 p.m. at Golden Peak Hotel and Suites and virtual platform through zoom. Read more about PSA RSSO VII will disseminate the Result of the 2018-2020 Annual Labor Force Survey.

 

Reference Number: 2021-NA07-009
Release Date: 10 May 2022
Philippine Statistics Authority Region 7 (PSA 7) Regional Director Ariel E. Florendo announced that the economy of Central Visayas Region posted a growth of 5.4 percent in 2021 from a decline of -9.5 percent in 2020. This was reported during the release of the 2021 Gross Regional Domestic Product (GRDP) and Gross Regional Domestic Expenditure (GRDE) of Central Visayas at a news conference on 28 April 2022 at Bai Hotel, Mandaue City. Read more about Central Visayas Economic Performance posted a growth of 5.4 percent in 2021.

 

Reference Number: 2022-PR07-009
Release Date: 2 May 2022
The 2022 National Demographic and Health Survey (NDHS) kicks off starting May to June 2022. The Philippine Statistics Authority Central Visayas enjoins support for the conduct of 2022 NDHS from 02 May to 22 June 2022, including Saturdays but excluding Sunday, holidays and national election. This survey is the 12th in a series of national demographic and health surveys conducted in the Philippines every five years since 1968. It is designed to provide information on fertility levels, family planning, maternal and child health, child survival, HIV/AIDS, reproductive health, domestic violence, and other related health indicators in the Philippines. Read more about 2022 NDHS kicks off this May to June 2022.

 

Reference Number: 2022-SR07-017
Release Date: 29 April 2022
At national level, a total of 613,936 registered deaths were reported for the year 2020. Central Visayas contributed to about 8.2 percent of registered deaths in the country. The region ranked fifth in terms of highest number of deaths recorded. (See Figure 1). Read more about Death Statistics in Central Visayas, 2020.