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Philippine Statistics Authority
Region XIII - (Caraga) 
Dr. Rosalinda Celeste-Apura 
Regional Director 
Freeman Bldg.
J.C. Aquino Avenue, 
Butuan City 8600 
Tel no.:   (085) 225-5219, (085) 815-2878 
Telefax:  (085) 815-4635

Regional Statistical Figures

Demography August 2015
Total Population 2,596,709
Agusan Del Norte (excluding Butuan City) 354,503
Butuan City 337,063
Agusan Del Sur 700,653
Surigao Del Norte 485,088
Surigao Del Sur 592,250
Dinagat Islands 127,152
Price Indices Feb 2018
   CPI (2012=100) 115.3
Inflation Rate 2.7%
Purchasing power of the peso 0.87
Domestic Trade 2nd Qtr 2016
Coastwise trade  
Quantity* 202,492
Value* 11,230,288
Air trade  
Quantity* 361
Value* 2,738

*(Quantity in thousand tons; value in P1,000)


PSA Data Archive

The PSA Data Archive is a gateway to PSA's survey, census, and administrative-based microdata and documentations. As of February 18, 2020, the data archive contains surveys.


Latest Content

Reference Number: 2020-004
Release Date: Tuesday, January 14, 2020
The Philippine Statistics Authority will conduct the Monthly Palay and Corn Situation Reporting System (MPCSRS) for 2020. The MPCSRS serves as a monitoring system of the growing conditions and actual plantings of palay and corn. Moreover, the survey aims to update the Palay Production Survey (PPS) and Corn Production Survey (CPS) estimates of the current quarter based on standing crop, and estimates for the next quarter based on planting intentions. Read more about PSA to conduct Monthly Palay and Corn Situation Reporting System for 2020.


Reference Number: 2020-003
Release Date: Monday, February 3, 2020
Palay and Corn Stock Survey (PCSS1) is one of the regular monthly survey conducted by the Philippine Statistics Authority which aims to generate estimates of the current stocks of rice and corn in farming and non-farming households. The data generated from the survey is used to monitor stocks situation of the food staples to ensure supply and demand equilibrium, access, and price stability. It also aid policy makers in determining the quantity to be imported for food security purposes. Moreover, the survey supports the data needs of planners, policy and decision makers, and other stakeholders in the agriculture sector and the general public as well. Read more about PSA to conduct Palay and Corn Stocks Survey for 2020.


Reference Number: 2020-002
Release Date: Tuesday, January 14, 2020
Farm Price Survey (FPS) is one of the regular monthly activities of the Philippine Statistics Authority. The survey aims to gather reliable data on farmgate prices on major agricultural commodities. Similarly, the survey intends to develop sets of price indices and measures the purchasing power of growers of selected agricultural products. It also serves as inputs in analyzing the seasonal trends and variations in agricultural prices to inform policies and programs for the development of the agriculture sector. Read more about PSA to conduct Farm Price Survey for 2020.


Reference Number: 2019-008
Release Date: Tuesday, December 10, 2019
The Regional Census Coordinating Board (RCCB) of Caraga for the 2020 Census of Population and Housing (CPH) convened for the first time on November 4, 2019 at Hotel Luciana and Convention Center, J. Rosales Avenue, Butuan City. The meeting was spearheaded by the Philippine Statistics Authority-Regional Statistical Services Office Caraga (PSA-RSSO XIII) and was presided by Atty. Bonifacio G. Uy, RCCB Chairperson, and National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) Caraga Regional Director. He was assisted by Dr. Rosalinda C. Apura, RCCB Executive Officer and PSA-RSSO XIII Regional Director. Out of the 31 original RCCB members, 22 were present. Read more about Regional Census Coordinating Board Caraga convenes for the 2020 Census of Population and Housing .


Reference Number: 2020-001
Release Date: Tuesday, January 7, 2020
The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) enjoined the public to support the conduct of the AWRS which will start on 13 January 2020 until 31 January 2020.The said survey is conducted to generate estimates of average wage rates of workers in agriculture such as cost of farm labor or daily wage rates of palay, corn, coconut and sugarcane farm workers in the country. Read more about PSA RSSO prepares for the conduct of the Agricultural Wage Rate Survey (AWRS) January 2020 Survey Round in the region.