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April 2021

The economy of Cordillera contracted by 9.9 percent in 2020 from the 4.4 percent growth the previous year. The biggest decline was seen on the following: Other Services, which include, but are not limited to, arts, entertainment and recreation, barbershops, salons and funeral parlors, with negative 51.4 percent Read more about Cordillera’s economy contracted in 2020

January 2021

The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) – Regional Statistics Services Office of the Cordillera Administrative Region and its six Provincial Statistics Offices prepares for the roll-out of implementation of the Philippine Identification System or PhilSys in the region this January 2021 Read more about PSA Cordillera set to register residents for national ID

November 2020

The economy of Cordillera grew by 4.3 percent in 2019 slower than the 5.7 percent growth during the previous year. The main driver for growth in CAR was the Services industry, specifically Financial and Insurance Activities (22.5 percent) Read more about Cordillera’s economy grows at a slower pace in 2019

October 2019

Organized and spearheaded by the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) Abra Provincial Statistical Office, Atty. Lourdines C. Dela Cruz, Deputy National Statistician of the PhilSys Registry Office (PRO) of PSA conducted information dissemination Read more about Asec. Lourdines C. Dela Cruz of PSA conducts information dissemination on PhilSys in Abra

June 2019

The Philippine Statistics Authority - Regional Statistical Services Office Cordillera Administrative Region (PSA-RSSO CAR) emerged as the Top Performing PSA Regional Office in the country during the 2018 PSA Field Awards Night held at the Heritage Hotel, Pasay City on June 21, 2019. Region 8 (Eastern Visayas) ranked second, while MIMAROPA ranked third. Read more about PSA Cordillera tops 2018 PSA Field Awards

April 2019

The economy of Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) grew by 7.3 percent in 2018, slower than the 12.2 percent growth in 2017. Industry accounted for more than half of the region’s economy with 53.0 percent share, followed by Services with 39.7 percent and Agriculture, Hunting, Forestry & Fishing (AHFF) with 7.3 percent. The shares of Industry and Services to the total output of the region increased while the share of AHFF decreased. Read more about Cordillera's economy grew by 7.3 percent in 2018

September 2018

In a bid to recognize its partners for their significant contributions in the fulfilment of BSP’s mandate, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) held its 2018 Awards Ceremony and Appreciation Lunch for stakeholders last August 24, 2018 at the Convention Hall, BSP La Union Regional Office, San Fernnando City, La Union with the theme “Reinforcing Partnerships, Defying New Challenges.” Read more about PSA CAR cited as 2018 Outstanding Partner for Report on Regional Economic Developments by the BSP

June 2018

The PSA will conduct the 2018 Family Income and Expenditure Survey (FIES 2018), with a sample of around 180,000 households, deemed sufficient to provide provincial level estimates. About six thousand eight hundred (6,800) Statistical Researchers and Field Personnel will be involved in the conduct of the FIES 2018 nationwide. The 2018 FIES enumeration will be conducted twice. The first visit will be done in July 2018 with the first semester, January to June 2018 as the reference period. The second visit will be conducted in January 2019 with the second semester, July to December 2018 as the reference period. The same set of questions is asked for both visits. Read more about PSA Enjoins Support for the 2018 Family Income and Expenditure Survey