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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
2020 CPH

Regional Statistical Figures

Demography Aug 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
Province of Dinagat Islands 127,152
Price Indices Mar 2020
   CPI (2012=100) 122.6
Inflation Rate (%) 2.9
Purchasing power of the peso 0.82
Labor Force Survey Jul 2019
Total Population 15 Years Ols and Over (in thousands) 1,943
Labor Force Participation Rate (%) 63.4
Employment Rate (%) 95.1
Unemployment Rate (%) 4.9
Underemployment Rate (%) 17.8




PSA Data Archive

The PSA Data Archive is a gateway to PSA's survey, census, and administrative-based microdata and documentations. As of May 29, 2020, the data archive contains surveys.


Latest Content

Reference Number: 2017-008
Release Date: Thursday, May 4, 2017
Caraga’s economy grew by 2.5 percent in 2016, lower than the 4.5 percent posted in 2015. The main driver for the region’s growth was Services.Services accounted for the largest share in the region’s total economic output with 48.4 percent in 2016. Industry followed with 35.1 percent while Agriculture, Hunting, Forestry, and Fishing (AHFF) with 16.5 percent. Services expanded from 5.5 percent in 2015 to 8.7 percent in 2016. Financial Intermediation (FI) grew by 14.5 percent; Other Services by 10.5 percent; Trade and Repair by 8.7 percent; Transportation, Storage and Communication (TSC) by 7.8 percent; Public Administration and Defense (PAD) by 6.4 percent; and Real Estate, Renting and Business Activities (RERBA) by 6.2 percent. Read more about Caraga’s economy expands in 2016.


Reference Number: 2017-004
Release Date: Thursday, March 23, 2017
The Philippine Statistics Authority – Regional Statistical Services Office XIII (Caraga) will conduct the April 2017 Labor Force Survey (LFS) from April 8 to 30, 2017. The LFS is a nationwide quarterly survey of households conducted by the PSA to gather data on the demographic and socio-economic characteristics of the population. Read more about PSA Prepares for the conduct of the April 2017 Labor Force Survey.


Reference Number: 2016-005
Release Date: Thursday, March 23, 2017
The Consumer Expectations Survey (CES) is a household-based survey on the consumers’ assessment of their family income, financial situation, and the economic condition of the country. It is conducted on a quarterly basis and administered on a sample basis at the household level.The PSA’s responsibility is to undertake the data collection and encoding of the questionnaires while generation of tables and analysis of the results for the BSP. Read more about PSA prepares for the conduct of the April 2017 Consumer Expectations Survey (CES).


Reference Number: 2017-001
Release Date: Tuesday, March 21, 2017
Inflation in NCR advanced 2.7 percent in December. AONCR, however, retained its November inflation figure of 2.6 percent. Eight regions exhibited higher annual rates during the month. Meanwhile, six regions had slower annual rates with Ilocos Region, CALABARZON and Davao Region maintaining their respective last month’s rates. The highest annual growth remained in Cagayan Valley at 4.9 percent while the lowest was still in CALABARZON at 1.5 percent. (Table 8) Among the regions in AONCR, the highest annual average inflation in 2016 at 3.2 percent was posted in Central Visayas and Davao Region while CALABARZON had the lowest average annual inflation at 0.9 percent. Read more about Summary Inflation Report Consumer Price Index (2006=100) : December 2016 (elsa).