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
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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.
STAT WATCH Catanduanes
|Demography||as of 1 May 2020|
|Total Population||271, 879|
|Price Indices||September 2021|
|Consumer Price Index (2012=100)||135.7|
|Purchasing Power of the Peso||0.74|
|Vital Statistics||August 2021|
|Registered Vital Events||713|
Catanduanes Annual Report 2020
Catanduanes Statistical News
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.
PRICE SITUATION: YEAR-ON-YEAR
Inflation Rate in Catanduanes decelerates to 6.2 in June 2021
The Philippine Statistics Authority will conduct the July 2021 Labor Force Survey (LFS) and the 2021 Family Income and Expenditure Survey (FIES). A total of one hundred sixteen (116) sample barangays with one thousand five hundred forty seven (1, 547) sample households will be interviewed in the... Read more about PSA CATANDUANES TO CONDUCT JULY 2021 LFS AND 2021 FIES 1st VISIT
The total volume of production of livestock and poultry in the province of Catanduanes for the year 2020 reached 8, 793.5 metric tons which was 5.1% higher than the recorded total volume of production of 8, 345.9 metric tons in 2019.
Philippine Statistics Authority - Catanduanes Provincial Statistical Office will spearheads the conduct of 2021 National Updating of List of the Establishments (ULE) that will start on 10 May 2021 and will last up to 31 July 2021. The 2021 ULE is a nationwide undertaking which aims to provide an... Read more about PSA CATANDUANES SPEARHEADS THE CONDUCT OF 2021 ULE
Abaca production was highest in Catanduanes
Among the crops produced in the province, abaca had the highest volume of production, amounting to a total of 128.3 thousand metric tons. From 2015 to 2019, the total production decreased at an average rate of 0.1 percent. Moreover, Catanduanes... Read more about CROPS PRODUCTION IN CATANDUANES 2015-2019
Catanduanes fisheries production declined from 2015 to 2019
The volume of fisheries production in Catanduanes declined at an average annual rate of 10.9 percent, from 6.8 thousand metric tons in 2015 to 4.3 thousand metric tons in 2019 (Figure 1 and Table 1). Among the fisheries subsector... Read more about CATANDUANES FISHERIES SITUATION REPORT 2015-2019
Palay production in Catanduanes was highest in 2018
The volume of palay production in Catanduanes was highest in 2018 during the three-year period. It amounted to 39.9 thousand metric tons, which is 5.7 percent more than the recorded production of 37.8 thousand metric tons in 2017 (Figure... Read more about PALAY AND CORN PRODUCTION IN CATANDUANES 2017-2019
The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) will conduct the Step 1 Registration of the Philippine Identification System (PHILSYS) Act or Republic Act No. 11055 in selected barangays in all municipalities of the province from January 18 to March 31, 2021.
The Step 1 Registration will be... Read more about PSA CATANDUANES TO IMPLEMENT STEP 1 - REGISTRATION OF PHILSYS IN THE PROVINCE