Provincial Statistical Office
Catanduanes Province 
 
ANAVI F. CAMACHO
Chief Statistical Specialist
 
BL Jastrid Bldg National Road, Cavinitan
Virac, Catanduanes 4800
CP No.: 0920-968-1179 
 

Chief Statistical Specialist's Message

The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) in its 6th year after it was created by virtue of the Philippine Statistics Act of 2013 or the Republic Act (RA) 10625 continues serving the public with this year’s theme, “Working SMARTER through Innovation.” The National Statistician ,Lisa Grace S. Bersales, in her message, said that we need Innovation for us to fulfil our Vision on being Solid, Responsive, and World Class; to Level up with our Quality Policy; to be Healthy PSA and Happy PSA; and to focus on High Impact Flagship activities. She added that to do this, we must consider People’s mind set; look at the Processes and the Services aligned to the Ease of Doing Business and Efficient Government Service Delivery (EODBEGSD); embrace Technologies; and build Leaders. As we do innovation, we must do things as Specific, Measurable, Agreed on, Realistic, Time Bound, and Recorded. It is in this perspective that the 2019 accomplishments of the PSA Catanduanes Provincial Statistics Office were smoothly implemented despite limited workforce.
 
In 2019, for our Statistical and Information Services, we successfully implemented the Householdbased, Industry-based, and Admin-based surveys. Major surveys include the Family Income and Expenditure Survey and the 2019 Functional Literacy, Education, and Mass Media Survey. The 2018 Census of Philippine Business and Industry (CPBI) being conducted every 6 years was implemented within the given time-frame. We did finish convening the 2020 Census of Population and Housing (CPH) Provincial and Municipal Census Coordination Board as preparatory activity for the 2020 CPH. This office continues to disseminate the data generated thru prints; radio program; social media; and through a gathering in a form of forum and lecture to students, elected officials, vulnerable groups, respondents, and other Data users.
 
On Civil Registration and Vital Statistics services, we adapt the project PSA Community Assistance on Registration and Education Services (PSA CARES). This is basically bringing the services closer to the people through the conduct of mobile registration and acceptance of request application for PSA issued documents. Included also in this project is encouraging Local Civil Registry Offices (LCROs) to digitize their records using the fast scan app. As we embrace technologies in data presentation, more infographics on Vital Statistics were produced as ready reference to data users, extracted from the Decentralized Vital Statistics System (DVSS).
 
To enhance partnership on statistics, as well as promote appreciation on the importance of having data and using it in planning and program implementation, we had the conduct of the 30th National Statistics Month celebration by having the 1st Data Cartooning contest offered to Grade 11 students, the Data User’s Forum and Launching of the 2020 CPH. The creation of the Provincial Statistics Committee became effective through an Executive Order by the Provincial Governor signed this year. These activities form part of our mandate on Statistical Planning and Coordination.
 
Another accomplishment is the massive information dissemination on the Philippine Identification Systems Act (RA 11055). Audio Video presentation on PhilID is being played at the frontline service area and in PSA organized and partnered lecture-forum activities.
 
All these were successfully done with the concerted efforts of the Men and Women of PSA Catanduanes, with the full support and cooperation of our partners namely: the Data Providers, Local Government Units, Media, National Government Agencies, NonGovernment Organizations, Service Providers, Data Users, our Family, and the Management. Above all, these would not be possible, without the Divine Intervention of our God the Almighty. Let us work smarter through innovation as we deliver our mandate with sincerity, dedication, and utmost responsibility in the coming years.
 
My heartfelt thanks to everyone!
 
(SGD.) ANAVI F. CAMACHO
Chief Statistical Specialist

 

What's New?

VITAL STATISTICS SPECIAL RELEASE

Special Release on Vital Statistics for 1st Semester 2020 Special Release on Vital Statistics for 2nd Semester 2020
 

CONSUMER PRICE INDEX SPECIAL RELEASE

CPI SR January 2021 CPI SR November 2020 CPI SR December 2020
CPI SR February 2021 CPI SR October 2020 CPI SR September 2020
CPI SR March 2021 CPI SR August 2020 CPI SR July 2020
CPI SR April 2021 CPI SR June 2020 CPI SR May 2020
CPI SR May 2021 CPI SR April 2020 CPI SR March 2020
CPI SR June 2021 CPI SR January 2020 CPI SR February 2020
CPI SR July 2021 CPI SR January 2019 CPI SR February 2019
CPI SR August 2021 CPI SR March 2019 CPI SR April 2019
CPI SR September 2021 CPI SR May 2019 CPI SR June 2019
CPI SR October 2021 CPI SR July 2019 CPI SR August 2019
CPI SR November 2021 CPI SR September 2019 CPI SR October 2019
CPI SR December 2021 CPI SR November 2019 CPI SR December 2019
     

SPECIAL RELEASE AGRICULTURAL STATISTICS

SR on Livestock and Poultry, 2018-2019 SR on Palay and Corn Production 2017-2019
SR on Livestock and Poultry, 2019-2020 SR on Palay and Corn, 2015-2016
SR on Livestock and Poultry, 2015-2016 SR on Palay and Corn, 2016-2017
SR on Livestock Poultry, 2017-2018 SR on Fishery Production 2015-2019
SR on Crops Production 2015-2019  

SPECIAL RELEASE ON VITAL STATISTICS 

Catanduanes Birth Statistics 2020

Catanduanes Marriage Statistics 2020

Catanduanes Death Statistics 2020

CATANDUANES QUICKSTAT

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Consumer Price Index

CPI November 2020 CPI  December 2020
CPI September 2020 CPI October 2020
CPI July 2020 CPI August 2020
CPI May 2020 CPI June 2020
CPI March 2020 CPI April 2020
CPI January 2020 CPI February 2020
   

INFOGRAPHICS ON CIVIL REGISTRATION STATISTICS

2020
Bagamanoc
Baras
Bato
Caramoran
Gigmoto
Pandan
Panganiban
San Andres
San Miguel
Viga
Virac

Catanduanes Birth Statistics 2018

Catanduanes Death Statistics 2018

Catanduanes Marriage Statistics 2018

Catanduanes Vital Statistics 2019

 

The Province

Lying east of Bicol mainland, Catanduanes is an island paradise in the pacific, covering a total land area of 1,511.5 sq km. Your visit to this island is more than just wxploring its unspoiled beaches or enjoying surfing at Puraran Beach located on the northside. Catanduanes offers much more. It is rich in history, belnding quality with the peaceful jutting mountains all over the island. Adventurers hike the twisting trails of Gigmoto and San Andres and enjoy the cool refreshing waterfalls.

The religious visit to the ancient church of Bato and hike to the stone chapel a kilometer away where the first mass was believed to have been celebrated byt the Spanish conquerors. Island life is not quite as it seems. The capital town of Virac is irresistible for an oceanfront entertainment and arousing videoke bars. A hotel offers a breathtaking view of the entire island as its penthouse restaurant. Resorts abound to accomodate leisure-sseking travelers, with a chain of picnic sheds and cottages over a well-manicured, surrounded with lush greeneries.

The province comprises Catanduanes Island (also called Virac Island), the Panay Island, Lete Island, Palumbanes group of islands (Porongpong, Tignob and Calabagio) and a few other minor surrounding islets and rocks.

Catanduanes was a former sub-province of Ambos Camarines in the early 1900s and later of Albay. It gained provincial autonomy when Congressman Francisco Perfecto filled House Bill No. 301 which separated the province from Albay. It was approved on September 26, 1945 and subsequently signed into law by President Sergio Osmeña on October 24, 1945. Remigio Socito, the last Lieutenant Governor, was appointed as the first Provincial Governor. When elections were held in 1947, Alfonso V. Usero became the first elected Governor.

Catanduanes Statistical News

September 2021

PRICE SITUATION: YEAR-ON-YEAR

Inflation Rate in Catanduanes accelerates to 8.2 in August 2021

The Inflation Rate (IR) in Catanduanes for August 2021 accelerated to 8.2 percent which translates to a Purchasing Power of the Peso of P 0.74. It is higher than the registered IR of 7.1... Read more about CONSUMER PRICE INDEX FOR ALL INCOME HOUSEHOLDS IN CATANDUANES AUGUST 2021 (2012=100)

September 2021

PRICE SITUATION: YEAR-ON-YEAR

Inflation Rate in Catanduanes accelerates to 8.2 in August 2021

The Inflation Rate (IR) in Catanduanes for August 2021 accelerated to 8.2 percent which translates to a Purchasing Power of the Peso of P 0.74. It is higher than the registered IR of 7.1... Read more about CONSUMER PRICE INDEX FOR ALL INCOME HOUSEHOLDS IN CATANDUANES AUGUST 2021 (2012=100)

September 2021

PRICE SITUATION: YEAR-ON-YEAR

Inflation Rate in Catanduanes accelerates to 8.2 in August 2021

The Inflation Rate (IR) in Catanduanes for August 2021 accelerated to 8.2 percent which translates to a Purchasing Power of the Peso of P 0.74. It is higher than the registered IR of 7.1... Read more about CONSUMER PRICE INDEX FOR ALL INCOME HOUSEHOLDS IN CATANDUANES AUGUST 2021 (2012=100)

September 2021

The Philippine Statistics Authority will conduct the monthly Labor Force Survey (LFS) this September 2021. A total of six (6) sample barangays with ninety seven (97) sample households will be interviewed in the province by Statistical Researchers from 8 to 30 September 2021.

August 2021

he Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) is now setting the stage for the conduct of the 1st National Convention on Civil Registration and Vital Statistics (1NCCRVS) to be held on 01 to 03 September 2021.

August 2021

The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) embark in another important statistical undertaking as part of its continuous efforts towards the improvement of its fishery surveys and statistics, thru the conduct the 2021 Listing of Marine Fish Landing Centers. It is a nationwide activity that aims... Read more about PSA CATANDUANES TO CONDUCT 2021 LISTING OF MARINE FISH LANDING CENTERS

August 2021

PRICE SITUATION: YEAR-ON-YEAR

Inflation Rate in Catanduanes accelerates to 7.1 in July 2021

The Inflation Rate (IR) in Catanduanes for July 2021 accelerated to 7.1 percent which translates to a Purchasing Power of the Peso of P 0.75. It is higher than the registered IR of 6.2... Read more about CONSUMER PRICE INDEX FOR ALL INCOME HOUSEHOLDS IN CATANDUANES JULY 2021

August 2021

The Philippine Statistics Authority will conduct the 2021 Updating of Geotagged Building Structures and Geotagging of Economic Areas in municipality of Virac being the sample municipality for this activities. Ninety one (91) enumeration areas in Virac will be visited by Map Data Collectors from... Read more about PSA CATANDUANES TO CONDUCT 2021 UPDATINGOF GEOTAGGED BUILDING STRUCTURES AND GEOTAGGING OF ECONOMIC AREAS

July 2021

Catanduanes recorded a total population 271, 879 as of May 1, 2020, based in the 2020 Census of Population and Housing (CPH). Proclamation No. 1179 was issued last 6 July 2021 by the President of the Republic of the Philippines. This issuance declared the official population counts.

July 2021

PRICE SITUATION: YEAR-ON-YEAR

Inflation Rate in Catanduanes decelerates to 6.2 in June 2021

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