Surveys on Employment and Poverty Incidence On-the-Go

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4 February 2022

A total of 1,542 sample housing units/households across the municipalities of Bohol is included in the January 2022 Labor Force Survey/2021 Family Income and Expenditures Survey (FIES) Visit 2 of the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA). These households will be visited by hired personnel of the office anytime within 24 January to 19 February 2022. PSA hired 55 Statistical Researchers (SRs) and two Assistant Provincial Focal Persons (APFP) for the said survey. Aside from the four Regular Personnel supervisors, two Hired assisted in the supervision.

The Labor Force Survey (LFS) is a nationwide survey that gathers data on the demographic and socio-economic characteristics of the population. The Family Income and Expenditure Survey (FIES) is the main source of data on family income and expenditure in the Philippines. FIES is divided into two visits. Visit 1 was undertaken last July 2021 covering the income and expenditures for the first semester of 2021 while Visit 2 is currently on-going to gather the data for the second semester.

Please support this undertaking by welcoming the PSA’s enumerators to do the interview that shall take at least an hour. Rest assured that the office is guided by Data Privacy Act of 2012 and all information gathered will be treated as confidential. For more info or for inquiries, visit or contact 501-0996.