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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) 815-4935
2020 CPH

Latest Infographics

April, 2020

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


Latest Content

Of all sample households in Caraga, 5.4 percent had a member who was or had been an Overseas Filipino Worker (OFW). At the time of the survey, 5.9 percent of all households had at least one member who was currently out of the country at the time of the survey. Very few households (2.0%) had members who used to live in the household in the past five years but are now living permanently abroad (emigrants). Read more about Caraga's Migration Experiences and Intentions.


The household population or non-institutional population of the region in 2015 Census of Population (POPCEN 2015) was 2,588,131 persons. This was higher by 163,343 persons compared with the 2010 Census of Population and Housing (CPH) household count of 2,424,788 persons. Read more about Women and Men in Caraga.


The Philippine Statistics Authority will conduct the 2020 Quarterly Survey on Philippine Business and Industry (QSPBI). The QSPBI is one of the designated statistical activities of the PSA which aims to collect data on employment, compensation, value of production, total revenue/sales, total inventory of goods and capacity utilization. Results of the QSPBI will serve as inputs in the estimation of the Quarterly National Accounts (QNA) and Quarterly Economic Indicators (QEI), which measure the performance of the Philippine economy. Read more about PSA prepares for the conduct of the 2020 Quarterly Survey of Philippine Business and Industry (QSPBI).


This publication presents the data on volume and value of production of fisheries in Caraga during the three-year period. It contains information by major species of the three (3) fisheries subsectors, namely: commercial, municipal and aquaculture fisheries. It shows the fisheries statistics from the four (4) fisheries surveys regularly conducted by the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA). The surveys are: Quarterly Commercial Fisheries Survey (QCFS), Quarterly Municipal Fisheries Survey (QMFS), Quarterly Inland Fisheries Survey (QIFS) and Quarterly Aquaculture Survey (QAqS). Read more about Fisheries Production in Caraga 2017-2019.


The region's corn production in 2019 recorded a total volume of 135,727 MT which showed 0.07 percent increase from the 135,627 MT output in 2018. The increase in production was attributed to the increase in area from the previous year’s level of 36,699 hectares to 37,817 hectares. However, yield per hectare declined from 3.70 MT per hectare in 2018 to 3.59 MT per hectare in 2019 (Table 1). Read more about Corn Production in Caraga 2017-2019.



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