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The 27 POPDEV Core Indicators:  

Indicator

Definition

Level of

Desegregation

Frequency

Latest Available

Data

Source

of Basic

Data

1.   Crude Birth Rate

The number of live births per 1,000 population during a given period

National, regional,

Provincial, municipal,

City

National, regional, provincial

Annual

After every census year

 

Vital Statistics Report, National Statistics Office (NSO)

Population Projections, NSO

2.   Crude Death Rate

The number of deaths per 1,000 population during a given period

National, regional, provincial, municipal, city

National, regional, provincial

Annual

After every census year

 

Vital Statistics Report, NSO

Population Projections, NSO

3.   Total Fertility Rate

The average number of children that would be born alive to a woman during her lifetime if she were to pass through her child-bearing years conforming to the age-specific fertility rates of a given year

National, regional, provincial

National, regional, provincial

Annual

After every census year

 

Vital Statistics Report, NSO

Population Projections, NSO

4.   Maternal Mortality Rate

The number of deaths among women 15-49 years old from pregnancy-related causes per 100,000 live births in a given period

National, regional, provincial

Every 5 years

 

Vital Statistics Report, NSO

Technical Working Group- Maternal and Child Mortality, NSO

Population Outcomes

5.   Annual Population Growth Rate

The pace at which the population is increasing (or decreasing) during a given period on a yearly basis expressed as a percentage of the basic population

National, regional provincial, city, municipality

Every 10 years

 

Census of Population and Housing (CPH), NSO

6.   Percentage of Population by Five-Year Age Group and by Sex

Percentage distribution of the population classified by 5-year age group and by sex

National, regional provincial, city, municipality

Every 10 years

 

CPH, NSO

Development Processes

8.   Percentage Distribution of Local Government Expenditures by Specific Activities

Percentage Distribution of Local Government Expenditures by Specific Activities such as: 1) social improvement; 2) adjudication; 3) protective services; 4) general administration; 5) govt. finance; 6) equipment; 7) economic development; 8) real property; 9) inter government aids, loans/ advance/transfers; and 10) others

Regional, provincial, city, municipality

Annual

 

Bureau of Local Government Finance

9.   Labor Force Participation Rate by Sex

Percent of population 15 years old and over who are either employed or unemployed but looking for work in relation to the total population

National, regional provincial, key cities

Quarterly

 

Integrated Survey of Households Bulletin, Labor Force Survey, NSO

10. Length of Local Government Roads by surface Type

The length of local government roads (in kilometers) by surface type such as: earth, gravel, asphalt and concrete

National, regional, provincial, city - municipality

Annual

 

DPWH

11. Elementary and Secondary Cohort Survival Rates

The number of total enrollees in the beginning grade/year who reached the final grade/year at the end of the required number of years of study expressed as a percentage of enrollees in the beginning grade/yr.

National, regional provincial, city - municipality

Annual

 

DECS Statistical Bulletin and/or Basic Education Statistics

12. Doctor-Population Ratio

The number of population per doctor in a locality (per 1,000 population)

National, regional, provincial, city – municipality

Annual

 

Philippine Health Statistics, (PHS), DOH

13. Hospital Bed-Population Ratio

The number of population per hospital bed

National, regional, provincial, city

Annual

 

PHS, DOH

14. Percent of births attended by Health Personnel

The number of births attended by health personnel expressed as a percentage of the total number of births in a given period

National, regional, provincial, city

Annual

 

Vital Statistics Report

PHS, DOH

15. Contraceptive Prevalence Rate

The percentage of women currently using a family planning method among currently married women in the reproductive ages (15-49)

National, regional

Every 5 years

 

National Demographic and Health Survey, (NDHS), NSO

16. Percentage Distribution of Households by Type of Housing Unit Occupied

The number of households by type of unit occupied which include: 1) single house; 2) duplex; 3) apartment ,  condominium;   4) improvised barong-barong;  5) commercial / industrial / agricultural/etc.; and 6) other housing units, expressed as a percentage of the total number of households

National, regional, provincial, city, municipality

Annual

 

CPH, NSO

17. Percentage Distribution of Households by Main Source of Water Supply

The number of households by main source of water supply which include: 1) tap (inside house); 2) public well; and 3) private deep well, expressed as a percentage of the total number of households

National, provincial, city, municipality

Every 10 years

 

CPH, NSO

18. Percentage Distribution of Households by Type of Toilet Facilities Being Used

The number of households by type of toilet facilities used which include: 1) water-sealed, sewer/ septic tank, used exclusively by the household; 2) water-sealed, sewer/septic tank, shared with other households; 3) water-sealed, other depository, used exclusively by the households; 4) water-sealed, other depository, shared with other households; 5) closed pit; 6) open pit; and 7) others, expressed as a percentage of the total number of households

National, regional, provincial, city, municipality

Every 10 years

 

CPH, NSO

19. Percentage Distribution of Households by Type of Garbage Disposal

The number of households by type of garbage disposal which include: 1) pick up by garbage truck; 2) burning; 3) composting; and 4) burying, expressed as a percentage of the total number of households

National, provincial, city, municipality

Every 10 years

 

CPH, NSO

20. Crime Rate by Type

Number of crimes reported per 100,000 population by type

National, regional, provincial, city, municipality

Annual

 

Philippine National Police

21. Percentage Distribution of DSWD Clienteles Served by Type and by Sex

The number of DSWD clienteles served by type which include: 1) household heads and other needy adults; 2) socially-disadvantaged women; 3) children in difficult situations; 4) victims of calamities and social disorganization; and 5) disabled persons, expressed as a percentage of the total number of clienteles and classified by sex

National, regional, provincial

Annual

 

Department of Social Welfare and Development

Development Outcomes

22. Unemployment Rate, Total and by Sex

Total number of unemployed persons expressed as a percent of the total number of persons in the labor force, total or by sex

National, regional, provincial, key cities

Quarterly

 

Integrated Survey of Households Bulletin, Labor Force Survey, NSO

23. Average Family Income

Refers to the total family income received in cash or in kind realized by all families in the area divided by the total number of families in the same area

National, regional, provincial, key cities

Every

3 years

 

Family Income and Expenditure Survey, NSO

24. Literacy Rate by Sex

The percentage of the population who can read and write a simple message in any language or dialect classified by sex

National, regional,

provincial

Every

10 years

Every 

5 years

 

CPH, NSO

Functional  Literacy,    Education and Mass Media Survey, NSO

25. Percentage of Malnourished 7-10 Years Old Children

The number of 7-10 year old children who are moderately and severely underweight expressed as a percentage of total population of children 7-10 years old

National, regional,

provincial, key cities

Every

5 years

 

Updating of the Nutritional Status of Filipino Children at the Provincial Level, FNRI

26. Percentage of Infants with Low Birth Weight  

     

The number of Infants with birth weight of less than 2.5 kilograms expressed as a percentage of the total number of infants

National, regional,

provincial, city

Annual

 

Vital Statistics

Report, NSO

27. Morbidity Rates by Leading Causes

The number of reported illnesses from a specific leading cause expressed as a percentage of the total number of illnesses from all causes

National, regional,

provincial, city

Annual

 

PHS, DOH

 

 

 

 

Indicator

Definition

Level of

Desegregation

Frequency

Latest Available

Data

Source

of Basic

Data

  1. Elementary and Secondary Completion Rates by Sex

Completion rate refers to the percentage of first year (female/male) entrants in the cycle of education surviving to the end of the cycle. The term is used interchangeably with survival rate and retention rate

 

National, regional, private and public

Annual

 

BEIS, DepEd

 2. Employment rate by sex, age group and highest grade completed

 

Ratio (in percent) of the total number of women/men in labor force

National, regional

Quarterly

 

LFS, NSO

 3. Nutritional status of pregnant women / Incidence of Malnutrition

The condition of the body resulting from the intake, absorption and utilization of food and from factors of pathological significance

 

National, regional

Every 5 years

 

FNRI

 4. Mortality by leading causes, age and sex

Death ratios. Shows the numerical relationship between deaths from a cause and from the total number of deaths from all causes in all ages taken together.

 

National, regional, provincial

Annual

 

Vital Statistics Report, NSO

 5.  Morbidity by leading causes, age and sex

Morbidity is any departure, subjective or objective from a stage of physiological well-being

 

 

National, regional

Annual

 

FHSIS, DOH

 6. Percent of women candidates and share in local elective positions

The number of women candidates over the total number of candidates

 

 

 

National, regional, provincial, municipality

Every election year

 

COMELEC

 7. Percent of women in managerial, supervisory and technical positions

Number of women in managerial, supervisory and technical positions over the total number of population in managerial, supervisory and technical positions

 

 

 

National, regional, provincial, municipality

Quarterly

 

CPH, LFS, NSO

 8. Percent of male / female headed households by civil status

 

Number of male/female headed households by civil status over the total number of households

 

 

National, regional

Annual

 

CPH, NSO, FIES, APIS

 9. Leadership/membership in labor unions, cooperatives and peasant organizations by sex

Distribution of leadership/membership in labor unions, cooperatives and peasant organizations in labor unions by sex

 

 

National

Annual

 

BITS-BLES

 

The 13+1 Poverty Indicators:  

 

Area / Dimension

Indicator

Survival

 

Health

1.     Proportion of children 0-5 years old who died to the sum of children aged 0-5 years old

Nutrition

2.     Malnutrition prevalence / proportion of children aged 0-5 years old  who are malnourished to the total number of children 0-5 years old

Access to Basic Amenities

3.     Proportion of Households (HH) without access to safe water

4.     Proportion of HH without access to sanitary toilet facilities

Security

 

Shelter

5.     Proportion of HH who are squatting

6.     Proportion of HH without access to sanitary toilet facilities

Peace and Order

7.   Proportion of HH with members victimized by crime

Enabling

8.     Proportion of HH with income less than the poverty threshold

9.     Proportion of HH with income less than the food threshold

10.  Proportion of HH who eat less than 3 meals a day

11.  Unemployment rate

12.   Elementary participation rate

13.  Secondary participation rate

The + 1 Indicator

14.  Maternal Mortality Ratio (MMR)

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Base from the 2015 CENSUS of Population: 11,218,177

Basis: 2015 PGR of 1.95

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