2018 Statistical Tables

Data Source, Coverage and Definition of Terms

Data Source and Coverage

Labor Turnover Rates

A.
Source

  • Employment, Hours and Earnings Survey (EHES)

Agency Responsible

  • Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA)

Reference Period

  • Each month of the quarter from 1989-1997; Quarter from 1998

Periodicity

  • Quarterly from 1989-1997;  Semestral from 1998

Disaggregation

Geographic Area:  National/Regional
Industry:  Major industry group

  • Employment Size: 20-49, 50-199, 200 and over (from 1998); 20-49, 50-99, 100 and over (earlier years)

Release Schedule

  • 11-14 months after reference period

Availability

  • From 1989 to 1st and 2nd quarters 2002

Other Information

i.) Field operations for EHES was undertaken by the National Statistics Office (NSO) for the BLES from 1989 - 1997.

ii.) Due to budget cuts, 2001 EHES was not conducted while the first semester 2002 EHES was limited to establishments in Metro Manila.  EHES has not been conducted since then due to other survey priorities.

iii.) The BLES and NSO were abolished in 2013 with the creation of the Philippine Statistics Authority.

B.
LABOR TURNOVER IN ENTERPRISES

Data Source and Coverage

  • Source Labor Turnover Survey (LTS)

Agency Responsible

  • Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA)

Reporting Unit

  • Enterprise

Reference Period

  • Quarter

Periodicity

  • Quarterly from 3rd quarter 2002

Disaggregation

  • Major industry group

Release Schedule

  • 3 months after reference period

Availability

  • From 3rd quarter 2002

 

Other Information
i.) Survey is limited to enterprises in Metro Manila.

ii.) Before the creation of the PSA in 2013, the statistics were published in the name of the Bureau of Labor and Employment Statistics.