Household Based Survey

Annual Poverty Indicators Survey (APIS)

A nationwide survey conducted annually except when there is Family Income and Expenditure Survey (FIES) that gathers information on various indicators relating to poverty.

Consumer Expectations Survey (CES)

The CES is a household-based survey on the consumers’ assessment of their financial situation, the economic condition of the country, and the overall performance of the government.

Family Health Survey (FHS)

A nationwide  survey designed to provide information on maternal and child health, family planning and other health-related concerns in order to assist policymakers and program managers in evaluating and designing strategies for improving health and family planning services in the country.

Household Energy Consumption Survey HECS)

A nationwide survey that gathers data on household energy consumption, application and other relevant information.

Labor Force Survey (LFS)

A nationwide survey of households undertaken every quarter, designed to provide statistics on levels and trends of employment, unemployment, and underemployment for the country, as a whole, and for each of the country’s administrative regions, including provinces and key cities or municipalities.

Survey on Children (SOC)

A nationwide survey designed to collect data on the status and conditions of all working children 5 to 17 years old, including the economic status of the household to which the children belong.

Survey on Overseas Filipinos (SOF)

A nationwide survey that intends to monitor the number and economic contribution of overseas workers and determine the levels and trends of international migration.

Family Income and Expenditure Survey (FIES)

A nationwide survey conducted every three years that gathers information on family income and family living expenditure and related information affecting income and expenditure levels and patterns in the Philippines.

Family Planning Survey (FPS)

An annual nationwide survey of women of reproductive age (15 to 45 years old) that collects information on contraceptive use in the Philippines; primarily used by the Family Planning Service of the Department of Health for its family planning policies and programs.

Functional Literacy, Education, and Mass Media Survey (FLEMMS)

A nationwide survey conducted every five years that gathers data on the latest status of literacy, education, and mass media exposure of Filipinos.

Household Survey on Domestic Visitors (HSDV)

A nationwide survey that presents the profile, characteristics, and travel patterns of domestic Filipinos throughout the country.

National Demographic and Health Survey (NDHS)

A nationwide survey conducted every five years designed to measure trends in demographic and family planning indicators, maternal and child health, fertility, and other health concerns.