Sustainable Development Goals

As of February 2019
Goals/Targets/Indicators Baseline 2018 Data Source Agency
Data Year Data Year
target 16.1 Significantly reduce all forms of violence and related death rates everywhere
16.1.1 Number of victims of intentional homicide by sex and age          
16.1.1 Number of victims of intentional homicide by sex          
  Male 116 2017 117 2018 Philippine National Police, CIRAS
  Female 10 2017 12 2018 Philippine National Police, CIRAS
  Unspecified         Philippine National Police, CIRAS
16.1.s1 Number of murder cases 597 2017 663 2018 Philippine National Police, CIRAS
16.1.s2 Monthly average index crime rate 59 2017 60 2018 Philippine National Police, CIRAS
target 16.5 Substantially reduce corruption and bribery in all their forms
16.5.1 Proportion of persons who had at least one contact with a public official and who paid a bribe to a public official, or were asked for a bribe by those public officials during the previous 12 months          
16.5.1p1 Percentage of families that were asked to give bribe or grease money by a government official with whom they transacted, by type of service          
16.5.1p1.1 Availing of social services         National Household Survey on Experience with Corruption in the Philippines, Office of the Ombudsman
16.5.1p1.2 Payment of taxes and duties        
16.5.1p1.3 Access to justice        
16.5.1p1.4 Securing registry documents and licenses        
16.5.1p1.5 Any service        
target 16.6 Develop effective, accountable and transparent institutions at all levels
16.6.1 Primary government expenditures as a proportion of original approved budget          
target 16.7 Ensure responsive, inclusive, participatory and representative decision-making at all levels
16.7.1 Proportions of positions (by sex, age, persons with disabilities and population groups) in public institutions (national and local legislatures, public service, and judiciary) compared to national distributions          
target 16.8 Broaden and strengthen the participation of developing countries in the institutions of global governance
16.8.1 Proportion of members and voting rights of developing countries in international organizations          
  United Nations General Assembly         United Nations General Assembly**
  United Nations Security Council         United Nations Security Council**
  United Nations Economic and Social Council         United Nations Economic and Social Council**
  International Monetary Fund         International Monetary Fund**
  International Bank for Reconstruction and Development         International Bank for Reconstruction and Development**
  International Finance Corporation         International Finance Corporation**
  Asian Development Bank         Asian Development Bank**
  World Trade Organisation         World Trade Organisation**
target 16.9 By 2030, provide legal identity for all, including birth registration
16.9.1 Proportion of children under 5 years of age whose births have been registered with a civil authority, by age 97.7 2017     NDHS, PSA
target 16.10 Ensure public access to information, and protect fundamental freedoms, in accordance with national legislation and international agreements
16.10.2 Number of countries that adopt and implement constitutional, statutory and/or policy guarantees for public access to information 1/ 1 2016     eFOI, Department of Information and Communication Technology**
target 16.a Strengthen relevant national institutions, including through international cooperation, for building capacity at all levels, in particular in developing countries, for preventing violence and combatting terrorism and crime
16.a.1 Existence of independent national human rights institutions in compliance with the Paris Principles 2/ 1 2016     Commission on Human Rights**
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as the official repository of SDG indicators in the Philippines per PSA Board Resolution No. 09 Series of 2017.
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** 1 if the country satisfies the requirement of the indicator, 0 otherwise
1/ Executive Order No. 2 (EO 2) is the enabling order for FOI. EO 2 operationalizes in the Executive Branch the People’s Constitutional right to information. EO 2 also provides the State policies to full public disclosure and transparency in the public service. EO 2 is an important enabling mechanism to promote transparency in the government's administrative process. Through FOI, citizens are empowered to make a formal request to get information held by the government, barring certain sensitive and important data related to the nation's security. FOI complements continuing proactive information disclosure efforts where agencies are duty-bound to publish information in the spirit of openness and transparency.
2/ The Philippines Constitution of 1987 (Article XIII, Section 17) created the Commission on Human Rights (CHR) of the Philippines as an independent office with a mandate to promote the protection, respect for and enhancement of human rights.The role and functions of the Commission are set out in Executive Order No. 163 (1987). In accordance with the Paris Principles and GANHRI statute, the CHR of the Philippines is accredited as fully compliant to the Paris Principles (see

The Central Visayas SDGs


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