Official Concept and Definition

Total Basic Expenditures

Definition

The aggregate of expenditures on: food; clothing and footwear; fuel; light and water; housing maintenance and other minor repairs; rental or occupied dwelling units; medical care; education; transportation and communications; non-durable furnishing; household operations and personal care and effects.  
Notes:
Excluded are expenditures captured by the FIES on alcoholic beverages, tobacco, recreation, durable furniture and equipment and miscellaneous expenditures

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PSS Agency PSA
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PSA

https://psa.gov.ph/ISSiP/concepts-and-definitions
Indicators / Statistics Being Generated Poverty
PSA Board Resolution PSA Board Resolution No 01, Series of 2017 - 143
https://psa.gov.ph/article/nscb-executive-board-resolution-no-12-approving-and-adopting-official-concepts-and
Statistical Domain Demographic and social statistics
Statistical Activity Income and consumption

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