Latest Special Releases

June 18, 2018Ref No.: 2018-023

ARMM ranked last among the 16 regions in the country in terms of livestock production in the first quarter of 2018 contributing 1.1 percent of the total production (Figure 1). This is also true in hog production with a share of 0.6 percent, while the region ranked 15th in carabao... read more

June 13, 2018Ref No.: 2018-022

The results of the 2015 Census of Population (POPCEN 2015) showed that the total population of the Province of Basilan reached 346,579 persons in 2015, which were only projected at around 336,900 persons. More than half (50.2 percent) of this population are women. By 2020, the region’s... read more

June 6, 2018Ref No.: 2018-021

The population 15 years old and over in January 2017 was estimated at 2.30 million, where 1.02 million persons were reported to be in the labor force. These figures placed the ARMM’s labor force participation rate (LFPR) or the proportion of total labor force to the total household... read more

June 1, 2018Ref No.: 2018-020

By the end of the year 2017, ARMM was considered as the largest producer of fisheries commodities in Mindanao with a share of 43.2 percent. The volume of fisheries production increased by 3.9 percent in 2017 to a total of 856,152.92 metric tons (MT) from 824,314.51 MT in the previous... read more

May 16, 2018Ref No.: 2018-018

Based on the results of April 2017 LFS is shown in Figure 1. ARMM’s labor force participation rate (LFPR) or the proportion of labor force to the total household population 15 years old and over who are either employed uneomployed at 46.5 percent in July 2017, lower by 9.0 percentage... read more