About CBMS

Pursuant to Republic Act No. 11315, otherwise known as the Community-Based Monitoring System (CBMS) Act approved on 17 April 2019, and the Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) signed on 20 May 2020, the PSA is mandated to implement the CBMS.
What is CBMS?
CBMS as defined by the law refers to an organized technology-based system of collecting, processing and validating necessary disaggregated data that may be used for planning, program implementation and impact monitoring at the local level while empowering communities to participate in the process. It involves the generation of data at the local level which serves as a basis in targeting households in the planning, budgeting and implementation of government programs geared towards poverty alleviation and economic development. This system merges the methodologies used in data collection activities of all national agencies,…

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Latest Releases

Reference Number: 2021-518
Release Date: 15 December 2021

The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA)–led 2021 Pilot Community-Based Monitoring System (CBMS) field data collection in nine cities/... Read more about PSA Conducts Pilot Community-Based Monitoring System Field Operations

Release Date: 30 September 2021

Applicants are required to submit the following:

Scanned copy of signed APPLICATION LETTER stating the specific position title with salary... Read more about Call for Applicants for Contract of Service Workers (COSWs) for Community Based Statistics Service (CBSS)

Reference Number: 2021-397
Release Date: 23 September 2021

In August 2021, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) in partnership with nine city/municipal local government units (LGUs) conducted a series... Read more about PSA Commences the CBMS Online Data Collection in Barangay LGUs of Pilot Cities and Municipalities

Reference Number: 2021-219
Release Date: 11 June 2021

The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) conducted the pretest of the Community-Based Monitoring System (CBMS) in three barangays in Bauang, La... Read more about PSA Conducts Pretest III of the Community-Based Monitoring System in Bauang, La Union

Reference Number: 2021-027
Release Date: 14 January 2021

The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA), as the lead implementing agency of the Community-Based Monitoring System (CBMS), concluded its CBMS... Read more about Community-Based Monitoring System (CBMS) Jingle, Logo, and Tagline-Making Contests Announcement of Winners

Reference Number: 2020-238
Release Date: 28 August 2020

The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA), as the lead agency to implement the Community-Based Monitoring System (CBMS), per Republic Act 11135... Read more about DILG, DICT, and PSA convene at the 1st CBMS Council Meeting