Income and Expenditure Statistics

Income and Expenditure Statistics

Release Date: Wednesday, May 17, 2017

The 2015 Family Income and Expenditure Survey (FIES) is a nationwide survey of households undertaken every three years.  It is the main source of data on family income and expenditure, which include among others, levels of consumption by item of expenditure as well as sources of income in cash and in kind.  The results of FIES provide information on the levels of living and disparities in income of Filipino families, as well as their spending patterns.

Average family income in CAR is 23.5 thousand pesos monthly

  • In 2015, families in the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) had an average annual income of 282 thousand pesos.   In comparison, the annual expenditure for the same year was 209 thousand pesos on average.  These figures meant an average... Read more about 2015 FIES Results for CAR