2018 Statistical Tables

Data Source, Coverage and Definition of Terms

Data Source and Coverage

Employment of Specific Groups of Workers

A.
Source

  • Survey of Specific Groups of Workers (SSGW)

Agency Responsible

  • Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA)

Reference Period

  • March 31

Periodicity

  • Annually

Disaggregation

Geographic Area:  National
Industry:  Major industry group

Release Schedule

  • One (1) year after reference period

Availability

  • From From 1989 to 1997

 

Other Information

i.) Survey was discontinued in 1998 due to other survey priorities.

B. CURRENT DATA SERIES

Data Source and Coverage

Sources

  • 2002/2003, 2003/2004, 2007/2008, 2009/2010 and 2011/2012 BLES Integrated Survey (BITS)
  • Integrated Survey on Labor and Employment (ISLE) starting 2013

Agency Responsible

  • Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA)

Reporting Unit

  • Establishment employing 20 or more workers

Reference Period

  • June 30

Periodicity

  • Annually for 2003 and 2004 reference periods; Starting 2008 reference period, every two years

Disaggregation

Geographic Area:  National
Industry:  Major industry group

Release Schedule

  • 16 months after reference period

Availability

  • From 2003

Other Information

i.) Before 2012, data limited to non-agricultural establishments.
ii.) Before the creation of the PSA in 2013, the statistics were published in the name of the Bureau of Labor and Employment Statistics.