National Demographic and Health Survey

January 20, 2023

Teenage pregnancy among Filipino women aged 15 to 19 years declined from 8.6 percent in 2017 to 5.4 percent in 2022. Among women aged 15 to 19 years who have ever been pregnant as of 2022, the highest percentage was... Read more about Teenage Pregnancy Declined from 8.6 percent in 2017 to 5.4 percent in 2022

November 13, 2022

Based on the preliminary results of the 2022 National Demographic and Health Survey (NDHS), the total fertility rate1 (TFR) of Filipino women aged 15 to 49 years declined from 2.7 children per woman in 2017 to 1.9 children per woman in 2022.... Read more about Total Fertility Rate Declined from 2.7 in 2017 to 1.9 in 2022

November 9, 2022

The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) announces the conduct of the Data Dissemination Forum on the Key Indicators Report of the 2022 National Demographic and Health Survey (NDHS) on 11 November 2022 (Friday) from 01:30 PM to 04:30 PM. Media... Read more about Dissemination Forum on the Key Indicators Report of the 2022 National Demographic and Health Survey (NDHS)

October 3, 2018

Families in the Philippines are getting healthier according to the newly released 2017 Philippines National Demographic and Health Survey (NDHS).

March 26, 2018

Based on the preliminary findings of the 2017 National Demographic and Health Survey (NDHS), one in four (26%) ever-married women aged 15-49 has ever experienced physical, sexual or emotional violence by their husband or partner.

September 25, 2017

The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) will hold the 2017 National Demographic and Health Survey (NDHS 2017) in 1,250 areas across the country from 14 August to 12 October 2017. This survey will provide information on family planning,... Read more about PSA Conducts the 11th NDHS in 2017

August 28, 2014

One in ten young Filipino women age 15-19 has begun childbearing: 8 percent are already mothers and another 2 percent are pregnant with their first child according to the results of the 2013 National Demographic and Health Survey (NDHS).

March 20, 2014

The preliminary results of the 2013 National Demographic and Health Survey (NDHS) indicate some improvement in delivery care in the Philippines. In particular, the findings unveil an increase in facility-based deliveries and in births delivered... Read more about Six in Ten Births Are Delivered in a Health Facility (Preliminary Results from the 2013 National Demographic and Health Survey)

June 2, 2010

Empowerment of women is essential for the achievement of sustainable development. The full participation and partnership of both women and men is required in productive and reproductive life. The 2008 NDHS explores women’s... Read more about Women Empowerment (Excerpts from the 2008 NDHS Final Report)

May 30, 2010

Respondents in the 1998 NDHS were asked whether they wanted to have another child and, if so, how soon. Table FP1 summarizes the information on women's reproductive preferences. Half (51 percent) of currently married women in the Philippines say... Read more about 1998 National Demographic and Health Survey - Fertility Preferences

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