SorsogonULE
Provincial Statistics Office
Sorsogon Province 
 
ELVIRA O. APOGÑOL
Chieft Statistical Specialist
 
2nd /3rd Flr.,Clemente Building, Garcia            Street, Sulucan, Sorsogon City, Sorsogon
 (056) 311-9101
 

SORSOGON PROVINCE

Located at the southern tip of Luzon, the province is the gateway to the south of the Philippines via the town of Matnog where the ferry terminal is found. Nature has showered the province with unexplored and pristine tourist attractions, boost by mountain lake cradled below Mt. Bulusan, rising at 2000 feet above sea level. Awed by the wild vegetation around it, the succulent environment of the forest and the idyllic mixture of the wildlife’s enchanting aura, foreign tourist have compared it with the cool and enthralling country of Switzerland, naming it “Switzerland of the Orient.”

Sorsogon is blessed with rich reserved of aquatic resources. It is the major supplier of fish food all over the Bicol mainland. By twist of fate, an amazing discovery of grandest scale surfaced. The world’s largest fish-whale shark (scientific name Rhicodon Typus) locally known as butanding shelters near the shores of the towns of Donsol and Pilar.

Sorsogon covers a total area of 2,119.01 square kilometres (818.15 sq mi) occupying the southeastern tip of the Bicol Peninsula in Luzon. The province is bordered on the north by Albay, east by the Philippine Sea, south by the San Bernardino Strait, and west and northwest by the Ticao and Burias Passes. The Sorsogon Bay lies within the central portion of the province.

PUBLICATIONS

 QUARTERLY NEWSLETTER    

Sorsoganon Newsletter 2nd Quarter 2019 Sorsoganon Newsletter 3rd Quarter 2018
Sorsoganon Newsletter 1st Quarter 2019 Sorsoganon Newsletter 2nd Quarter 2018
Sorsoganon Newsletter 4th Quarter 2018 Sorsoganon Newsletter 1st Quarter 2018

 CONSUMER PRICE INDEX SPECIAL RELEASES    

CPI Special Release August 2019 CPI Special Release January 2019
CPI Special Release July 2019 CPI Special Release December 2018 
CPI Special Release Second Quarter 2019 CPI Special Release November 2018
CPI Special Release June 2019  CPI Special Release October 2018   
CPI Special Release May 2019 CPI Special Release September 2018  
CPI Special Release April 2019 CPI Special Release August 2018 
CPI Special Release March 2019  
CPI Special Release February 2019  

AGSTAT SPECIAL RELEASES

Fisheries Situationer 1st Quarter 2019 Farm Prices Statistics 2nd Quarter 2019 Cereals 2nd Quarter 2019
Fisheries Situationer 4th Quarter 2018 Farm Prices Statistics 1st Quarter 2019 Cereals 1st Quarter 2019
Fisheries Situationer 3rd Quarter 2018 Farm Prices Statistics 4th Quarter 2018 Cereals 4th Quarter 2018
  Farm Prices Statistics 3rd Quarter 2018 Cereals 3rd Quarter 2018

 2015 POPCEN RESULTS SPECIAL RELEASES

2015 POPCEN Results SR - Barcelona 2015 POPCEN Results SR - Bulan
2015 POPCEN Results SR - Bulusan 2015 POPCEN Results SR - Casiguran
2015 POPCEN Results SR - Castilla  

QUICKSTAT

July 2019 Quickstat February 2019 Quickstat
June 2019 Quickstat January 2019 Quickstat
May 2019 Quickstat December 2018 Quickstat
April 2019 Quickstat November 2018 Quickstat
March 2019 Quickstat  

ANNUAL REPORT

2018 Annual Report of Sorsogon Province 2017 Annual Report of Sorsogon Province

OTHER PUBLICATIONS

2019 Sorsogon Countryside in Figures Special Release on Women and Men in Sorsogon
2018 Sorsogon Countryside in Figures Retail Price Survey Special Release of Sorsogon_June2018&2019
Special Release of Construction Statistics Sorsogon 2018  

INFOGRAPHICS

2018 First Semester Poverty Statistics of Sorsogon 2019 First Quarter Vital Statistics of Sorsogon
Vital Statistics of Sorsogon: Live Birth in 2018 Vital Statistics of Sorsogon: Death in 2018
Sorsogon in Figures Approved Building Permit:Sorsogon 2018

 

PROVINCIAL STATISTICAL FIGURES

Price Indices

August 2019

July 2019

June 2019

Consumer Price Index (2012=100) 114.6 114.6 114
Inflation Rate 2.5 3.2 3
Purchasing power of the peso 0.87 0.87 0.88

 

VITAL STATISTICS

July 2019
Registered Births
1,719
    Male 862
    Female 857
Registered Marriages 171
Registered Deaths 404
    Male 255
    Female 149
June 2019
Registered Births
1,807
    Male 902
    Female 905
Registered Marriages 396
Registered Deaths 357
    Male 219
    Female 138
May 2019
Registered Births
1,906
    Male 959
    Female 947
Registered Marriages 495
Registered Deaths 396
    Male 227
    Female 169
Year 2018
Registered Births
20,339
    Male 10,414
    Female 9,925
Registered Marriages 3,564
Registered Deaths 4,573
    Male 2,598
    Female 1,975
Generated from DVSS2011

POPULATION HIGHLIGHTS

Demography August 2015
Total Population 792,949
    Male 404,509
    Female 388,440
Population Growth Rate (2010-2015) 1.30
Dependency Ratio 69
Sex Ratio 104
Median Age 22
Voting Age Population 453,640
Average Household Size 4.7

 

Sorsogon Statistical News

Sorsoganon: The Official Quarterly Newsletter of PSA Sorsogon, Volume No. 1, Issue No. 1, January-March 2017

Based on the 2015 Census of Population and Housing (CPH), the province of Sorsogon posted a total population of 792,949 persons as of August 1, 2015. This is larger by 52,206 persons compared to its total population of 740,743 persons counted in the 2010 CPH.

The Regional Statistical Coordination Committee (RSCC) Region V approved, in its August 9, 2007 meeting, the poverty maps of the Province of Sorsogon. The poverty maps were prepared by the Provincial Planning and Development Office of Sorsogon with technical... Read more about RSCC 5 Approves Sorsogon Poverty Maps

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