PSA Opens Nominations for the 30th National Statistics Month (NSM) Awards

Friday, January 24, 2020

The Philippine Statistics Authority announces the opening of nominations for the 30th National Statistics Month (NSM) Awards. The NSM Awards System has been instituted since 2002 as a means of providing recognition to participating agencies/organizations in the observance of the NSM.

The awards are given to acknowledge the outstanding participation of government agencies, regional offices, private sector, youth organizations, and local government units in the NSM celebration and to further encourage them to be more active in their involvement in the observance of future NSM celebrations. For this year, the five categories open for nominations are as follows:

1. Best Statistical Activity Conducted by a Government Organization
2. Best Statistical Activity Conducted by a Private Organization
3. Best Youth Group Advocate for Statistics
4. Best NSM Region
5. Best Local Government Unit (LGU) Advocate for Statistics

The NSM is conducted annually pursuant to Presidential Proclamation No. 647, s. 1990 “Declaring the Month of October of Every Year as the National Statistics Month,” in order to promote, enhance, and instill awareness and appreciation of the importance and value of statistics to the different sectors of society.

Nominations for the awards and supporting documents will be accepted on or before 28 August 2020 by the 31st NSM Secretariat thru:

Ms. Lotis I. Ira
Chief Statistical Specialist
Statistical Policies and Programs Division
Philippine Statistics Authority
17th Floor Eton Centris Cyberpod Three
EDSA corner Quezon Avenue, Diliman, Quezon City

For nomination forms and further details, e.g., mechanics, criteria, etc.,
on the 30th NSM Awards, please visit You may also reach the
31st NSM Secretariat at:

Telephone No.: (632) 8376-1928
Telefax No.: (632) 8376-1867
Email Addresses: and

National Statistician and Civil Registrar General

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32nd National Statistics Month Opening Ceremony

Previous Events

Host of the 31st National Statistics Month

Opening Ceremony:
Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT)
Date: 01 October 2020
Venue: TBA

Important Dates

Deadline of Submission of Entries for the 30th NSM Awards 28 August 2020
Deadline of Submission of Calendar of Activities 28 August 2020
31st NSM Closing Ceremony (30th NSM Awards) 20 October 2020


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