PSA-BARMM announces conduct of 2022 Occupational Wages Survey (OWS) and 2021/2022 Integrated Survey on Labor and Employment (ISLE)

September 27, 2022Press Release Ref No.: PR-BARMM-22-013

27 September 2022 – Cotabato City, Maguindanao. The Philippine Statistics Authority enjoins all sample respondents to actively participate in the conduct of 2022 OWS and 2021/2022 ISLE. The kick-off start of enumeration will be on October 03, 2022, for the 16, 057 total sample of the establishment. The public is likewise advised to support this endeavor.

The survey is conducted every two years by PSA. The Labor Standards Relations Employment Demand Statistics Division (LSREDSD) under the Social Sector Statistics Services (SSSS) spearheads the conduct of the 2022 Occupational Wages Survey (OWS) and the 2021/2022 Integrated Survey on Labor and Employment (ISLE).

The OWS aims to generate statistics for wage and salary administration of the government and wage determination in collective bargaining negotiations while the 2021/2022 ISLE aims to generate an integrated data set on employment of a specific group of workers, unionism and collective bargaining, occupational shortages and surpluses, job-related training of workers, productivity improvement program, and gainsharing practices, occupational safety and health practices, and occupational injuries and diseases.


OIC-Regional Director