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POVERTY STATISTICS TABLES BASED ON THE FIRST SEMESTER OFFICIAL PROVINCIAL POVERTY ESTIMATION

METHODOLOGY
TABLE OF CONTENTS

Table Title
1 First Semester Per Capita Poverty Threshold and Poverty Incidence among Families, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2
2 First Semester Per Capita Poverty Threshold and Poverty Incidence among Population, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009
3 First Semester Per Capita Food Threshold, and Subsistence Incidence among Families, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009
4 First Semester Per Capita Food Threshold and Subsistence Incidence among Population, by Region and Province: 2006, 20
5 Standard Error and Confidence Interval of First Semester Poverty Incidence among Families, by Region and Province: 2006
6 Standard Error and Confidence Interval of First Semester Poverty Incidence among Population, by Region and Province: 20
7 Standard Error and Confidence Interval of First Semester Subsistence Incidence among Families, by Region and Families: 2
8 Standard Error and Confidence Interval of First Semester Subsistence Incidence among Population, by Region and Province
9 Distribution of the Coefficients of Variation (CVs) for First Semester Poverty Incidence among Families: 2006, 2009, 2012 a
10 First Semester Income Gap, Poverty Gap and Severity of Poverty, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015
11 Standard Error and Confidence Interval of First Semester Income Gap, Poverty Gap and Severity of Poverty, by Region and
12 First Semester Poverty Incidence among Families and Population in Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2
13 First Semester Subsistence Incidence among Families and Population in Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao: 2006, 2009, 2012 an
14 Clustering of Provinces based on 2015 First Semester Poverty Incidence among Families, by Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 an
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Table 1. First Semester Per Capita Poverty Threshold and Poverty Incidence among Families, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015

First Semester Per Capita Poverty Threshold First Semester Poverty Incidence among Families (%)
Region/Province (in Pesos) Estimates (%) Coefficient of Variation
2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015

PHILIPPINES 6,703 8,448 9,385 10,969 23.4 22.9 22.3 21.1 1.9 2.6 3.2 3.2

NCR 7,718 9,456 10,084 12,517 2.8 3.7 3.8 4.5 14.7 21.2 12.4 10.8
1st Districtb/ 7,718 9,456 10,084 12,517 2.7 4.4 3.8 4.8 30.7 31.2 27.3 23.2
2nd Districtb/ 7,718 9,456 10,084 12,517 2.8 3.2 3.1 3.8 32.8 56.6 25.4 23.5
3rd District 7,718 9,456 10,084 12,517 3.2 6.5 4.9 6.4 20.8 26.6 19.6 16.1
4th District 7,718 9,456 10,084 12,517 2.4 2.1 3.8 3.8 21.6 42.4 21.2 17.8

CAR 7,031 8,492 9,734 11,017 25.6 22.7 22.6 20.6 9.5 10.9 20.6 19.9
Abra 7,273 8,753 9,908 10,703 41.6 41.8 34.4 32.6 11.0 15.5 5.4 9.7
Apayao 6,835 8,210 9,336 10,469 51.3 43.9 59.8 37.5 14.9 21.8 29.9 16.1
Benguetb/ 6,744 8,096 9,407 11,374 6.1 7.0 4.3 6.4 37.1 25.7 20.1 25.0
Ifugaob/ 7,183 8,647 9,999 11,255 32.8 28.4 47.5 32.8 21.0 15.1 8.1 27.2
Kalingab/ 6,518 7,843 8,712 10,215 43.6 25.8 29.4 24.2 11.7 20.0 29.3 35.0
Mt. Province 7,598 9,129 10,573 11,809 40.2 42.6 34.8 40.7 24.6 19.9 30.2 13.4

Region I 7,086 8,729 9,224 10,564 23.3 18.5 16.7 17.2 6.7 7.4 9.9 9.1
Ilocos Norteb/ 7,345 8,979 9,313 10,806 16.3 14.6 11.0 12.3 22.1 15.4 23.6 20.6
Ilocos Sur 7,290 9,135 10,406 11,419 17.9 14.9 17.1 13.8 22.4 21.0 28.4 19.5
La Unionb/ 7,017 8,607 9,148 10,907 21.9 21.4 19.8 19.0 17.4 20.1 15.8 24.0
Pangasinan 7,031 8,660 8,972 10,285 26.5 19.5 17.0 18.5 7.6 9.4 13.6 10.9

Region II 6,984 8,566 9,503 11,116 22.0 22.3 19.8 16.5 7.0 6.9 8.3 7.3
Batanesa/ 9,022 11,084 13,190 13,758 0.0 14.3 21.4 10.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Cagayan 7,222 8,875 9,341 10,673 25.8 21.3 17.7 18.0 10.7 12.1 11.5 15.4
Isabela 6,849 8,421 9,564 11,485 23.5 26.7 21.7 15.3 9.6 8.5 11.6 8.3
Nueva Vizcayab/ 6,802 8,365 9,283 11,112 12.4 11.6 17.0 15.8 27.9 28.1 36.7 21.4
Quirino 6,640 8,141 9,709 10,724 12.1 14.5 21.7 19.5 30.3 26.5 6.4 16.4

Region III 7,344 9,251 10,121 11,567 13.0 12.5 12.2 13.0 6.9 7.5 10.7 10.0
Auroraa/ 6,798 8,481 9,429 10,697 22.4 20.4 30.7 25.8 43.4 36.7 0.0 0.0
Bataanb/ 6,874 8,707 9,374 12,208 9.4 5.5 7.3 7.8 30.1 18.6 16.2 27.2
Bulacanb/ 7,204 9,012 9,878 11,062 6.8 7.5 6.7 5.9 13.4 13.7 17.7 23.4
Nueva Ecija 7,908 9,925 10,662 11,644 26.3 27.0 23.0 24.6 9.2 9.5 12.5 8.6
Pampangab/ 6,850 8,420 9,620 11,233 3.3 5.9 6.4 5.2 21.0 20.8 18.9 22.3
Tarlac 6,910 8,622 9,557 11,328 20.7 15.5 14.0 21.1 11.7 16.6 14.1 16.0
Zambales 7,229 9,086 10,701 13,340 17.3 9.4 18.0 14.5 20.4 23.8 22.4 17.9

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 3


Table 1. First Semester Per Capita Poverty Threshold and Poverty Incidence among Families, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015

First Semester Per Capita Poverty Threshold First Semester Poverty Incidence among Families (%)
Region/Province (in Pesos) Estimates (%) Coefficient of Variation
2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015
Region IV-A 6,611 8,481 9,601 11,250 10.1 10.8 11.2 10.4 7.9 8.4 13.3 12.9
Batangas 6,823 8,604 9,895 10,874 13.3 14.1 19.4 11.2 12.0 16.2 18.5 16.4
Cavite 6,576 8,200 9,808 12,835 2.9 3.8 4.1 8.3 26.7 21.4 30.7 18.3
Lagunab/ 6,758 8,631 9,863 10,958 5.8 7.4 6.3 5.9 17.6 24.8 17.8 26.5
Quezonb/ 6,293 7,945 8,949 10,330 27.4 22.8 22.6 22.3 9.5 11.3 18.5 24.4
Rizal 7,356 9,300 10,225 12,014 5.5 9.5 7.6 7.4 22.7 19.6 19.8 18.0

Region IV-B 6,238 7,751 8,527 10,097 34.1 30.6 28.4 22.0 7.1 7.5 11.5 11.9
Marinduqueb/ 6,296 7,812 8,509 9,832 33.0 25.0 29.4 19.9 15.6 17.7 19.5 28.9
Occidental Mindorob/ 6,414 7,966 8,484 10,143 39.5 28.4 38.0 32.4 19.8 16.8 26.7 26.5
Oriental Mindoro 6,604 8,207 8,599 10,247 33.8 33.0 26.2 20.5 10.0 10.1 23.1 18.2
Palawan 5,741 7,149 8,168 9,737 30.5 29.3 25.2 17.5 16.3 18.7 21.0 20.0
Romblonb/ 6,298 7,737 9,247 10,648 38.4 35.8 29.8 26.8 9.2 12.7 11.8 23.2

Region V 6,618 8,420 9,022 10,940 36.2 36.5 34.1 30.9 4.6 4.5 6.3 7.5
Albay 6,855 8,732 9,363 11,450 32.3 33.9 36.1 25.1 10.2 9.6 9.8 14.4
Camarines Norteb/ 6,439 8,221 9,166 11,159 29.5 32.4 24.7 36.5 20.3 13.8 21.7 22.6
Camarines Sur 6,726 8,578 9,097 11,047 38.7 37.2 33.5 29.2 7.5 8.3 8.4 13.1
Catanduanes 6,469 8,210 9,154 11,474 31.2 20.3 27.1 39.7 23.4 30.9 6.2 11.9
Masbate 6,443 8,194 8,660 10,232 47.8 49.8 44.2 31.6 9.4 9.0 13.7 16.0
Sorsogonb/ 6,389 8,172 8,715 10,483 30.6 34.3 32.1 35.7 8.6 10.4 18.4 20.9

Region VI 6,421 8,153 8,957 10,738 27.5 26.7 24.7 24.2 6.0 6.8 9.3 9.4
Aklan 6,680 8,440 8,785 10,804 32.3 38.4 21.0 23.8 16.9 18.4 19.4 18.9
Antique 6,474 8,215 8,308 10,747 44.6 34.0 32.1 28.2 15.3 18.5 15.2 19.5
Capizb/ 6,794 8,663 9,973 10,509 25.6 22.9 25.4 18.6 12.8 43.9 37.8 41.0
Guimarasa/b/ 6,429 8,133 9,374 11,401 25.4 18.6 26.2 19.4 14.5 25.6 19.5 28.0
Iloilo 6,367 8,112 9,343 11,111 20.8 22.4 21.9 21.0 14.5 10.6 19.7 18.0
Negros Occidental 6,296 8,002 8,538 10,503 28.9 28.3 26.2 28.3 9.0 9.0 13.1 13.1

Region VII 7,269 8,648 9,296 10,910 35.0 31.6 28.8 27.0 5.7 6.4 8.4 8.9
Bohol 7,100 8,399 9,354 10,701 41.0 38.6 32.5 24.7 10.1 12.0 13.3 14.7
Cebu 7,657 9,052 9,436 10,744 28.3 26.7 22.4 21.5 7.5 9.0 13.0 10.7
Negros Oriental 6,668 7,912 9,046 11,246 50.3 41.9 45.3 41.9 9.5 11.3 17.4 13.4
Siquijora/ 7,068 8,357 8,928 11,159 33.3 26.1 24.6 53.0 32.4 21.0 0.0 0.0

Region VIII 6,266 8,107 8,989 11,102 33.3 36.2 37.2 39.3 5.6 5.1 7.6 6.9
Biliran 5,851 7,600 8,553 10,659 24.2 34.6 20.7 15.2 16.0 24.4 6.8 3.6
Eastern Samar 6,566 8,539 10,054 12,158 39.4 46.7 59.4 40.1 13.8 11.2 15.1 18.3
Leyte 6,350 8,276 8,593 10,981 33.2 33.1 31.9 39.1 8.5 8.2 10.3 9.4
Northern Samar 6,601 8,607 9,511 11,274 45.1 43.6 43.7 52.4 14.5 14.0 16.4 10.8

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 4


Table 1. First Semester Per Capita Poverty Threshold and Poverty Incidence among Families, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015

First Semester Per Capita Poverty Threshold First Semester Poverty Incidence among Families (%)
Region/Province (in Pesos) Estimates (%) Coefficient of Variation
2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015
Southern Leyteb/ 6,196 8,078 9,805 11,570 21.9 28.2 36.4 30.4 19.8 16.9 24.2 20.7
Western Samar 5,486 7,155 7,881 10,416 29.6 37.4 36.0 41.8 11.2 11.8 12.3 18.9

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 5


Table 1. First Semester Per Capita Poverty Threshold and Poverty Incidence among Families, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015

First Semester Per Capita Poverty Threshold First Semester Poverty Incidence among Families (%)
Region/Province (in Pesos) Estimates (%) Coefficient of Variation
2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015

Region IX 6,159 8,053 8,881 10,338 41.0 41.5 36.9 30.9 6.3 7.4 10.8 12.1
Zamboanga del Norte 6,723 8,717 9,114 10,707 61.5 63.6 50.3 45.8 8.1 7.2 11.3 9.3
Zamboanga del Surb/ 5,764 7,479 8,883 10,017 30.6 29.1 30.1 22.5 10.0 11.9 19.3 22.1
Zamboanga Sibugay 5,600 7,183 8,160 10,197 37.2 40.8 36.8 35.8 14.6 10.4 19.9 15.7
Isabela Citya/ b/ 6,331 8,229 9,674 9,897 38.1 23.6 19.4 14.3 37.6 36.7 5.2 32.8

Region X 6,450 8,456 9,604 11,257 35.1 35.4 35.6 34.9 5.7 7.1 9.5 9.0
Bukidnon 6,515 8,588 10,048 11,773 40.4 38.8 43.3 53.6 13.5 10.2 11.2 7.1
Camiguina/ 5,878 7,834 9,290 11,221 27.4 17.2 34.9 40.0 13.0 15.0 7.8 6.4
Lanao del Norteb/ 6,285 8,302 9,467 11,056 36.4 40.4 42.5 41.4 10.9 12.6 14.7 21.4
Misamis Occidentalb/ 6,030 7,941 8,985 10,000 37.2 40.1 36.6 30.1 10.8 12.9 36.7 27.6
Misamis Orientalb/ 6,737 8,861 9,566 11,119 29.3 29.0 25.0 18.9 10.0 16.5 16.1 20.1

Region XI 6,721 8,547 9,927 11,319 26.9 27.3 28.6 20.5 7.2 10.4 14.0 12.1
Davao del Norteb/ 6,746 8,580 10,302 12,040 32.2 29.2 30.9 27.6 15.7 26.4 20.0 28.6
Davao del Sur 6,712 8,550 9,639 10,959 20.9 20.8 22.3 15.4 10.9 16.0 22.3 17.4
Davao Orientalb/ 6,565 8,348 9,659 11,118 41.8 47.6 48.0 27.0 11.0 9.8 15.3 24.8
Compostela Valley 6,869 8,752 10,477 11,429 29.5 32.7 36.3 29.2 12.6 16.2 19.6 11.5

Region XII 6,619 8,126 9,243 10,488 34.7 31.1 37.5 37.4 6.0 8.0 9.4 9.2
North Cotabato 5,963 7,321 8,969 10,240 29.3 24.4 43.9 41.8 12.1 14.8 13.0 13.3
Saranggani 6,422 7,890 9,303 10,347 40.8 45.4 46.5 54.5 12.3 12.0 8.8 17.6
South Cotabato 6,858 8,439 9,797 11,041 28.5 26.8 28.0 24.9 10.7 16.2 22.5 16.9
Sultan Kudarat 6,925 8,508 8,642 10,234 51.9 44.2 41.6 47.4 11.1 12.2 11.3 17.9
Cotabato Cityb/ 7,459 9,172 10,168 11,271 33.6 24.5 41.5 35.1 23.1 18.5 26.1 37.8

Caraga 6,996 8,905 9,779 11,237 43.3 43.3 34.1 35.3 4.9 5.1 7.9 6.6
Agusan del Norte 6,943 8,860 9,528 10,706 37.3 33.5 32.0 31.2 11.1 10.4 17.9 17.2
Agusan del Sur 7,292 9,251 9,847 11,452 45.7 51.3 38.6 44.7 10.2 9.0 20.1 9.5
Surigao Del Norte 6,980 8,881 10,122 11,461 45.3 47.7 34.6 33.2 8.6 10.4 14.1 10.8
Surigao Del Sur 6,734 8,571 9,636 11,333 45.1 43.2 31.8 32.8 8.0 8.4 9.3 12.8

ARMM 6,319 8,257 10,027 10,563 43.0 42.0 46.9 53.4 6.9 6.4 8.2 8.1
Basilanb/ 6,347 8,191 9,541 9,937 31.2 37.4 32.5 30.7 31.2 25.0 14.3 22.1
Lanao del Sur 6,443 8,309 10,970 11,236 38.1 51.4 68.9 70.2 17.0 12.0 6.0 5.1
Maguindanao 6,241 8,048 9,530 10,225 47.7 37.6 57.8 50.4 9.7 14.8 5.1 8.4
Sulu 6,860 8,837 9,996 10,360 42.9 37.9 30.3 61.8 14.3 9.3 12.5 10.6
Tawi-tawib/ 5,691 7,289 8,244 8,495 50.6 48.3 20.8 10.4 15.4 15.5 32.1 36.9

Notes:
a/ Caution in utilizing the estimate for these provinces must be observed due to its very small sample size.

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 6


Table 1. First Semester Per Capita Poverty Threshold and Poverty Incidence among Families, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015

First Semester Per Capita Poverty Threshold First Semester Poverty Incidence among Families (%)
Region/Province (in Pesos) Estimates (%) Coefficient of Variation
2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015
b/ Coefficient of variation of 2015 first semester provincial poverty incidence among families is greater than 20%.

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 7


Table 2. First Semester Per Capita Poverty Threshold and Poverty Incidence among Population, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015
First Semester Per Capita Poverty Threshold First Semester Poverty Incidence among Population (%)
Region/Province (in Pesos) Estimate (%) Coefficient of Variation
2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015

PHILIPPINES 6,703 8,448 9,385 10,969 28.8 28.6 27.9 26.3 1.8 2.5 3.0 3.0

NCR 7,718 9,456 10,084 12,517 4.4 5.3 5.4 6.5 16.2 17.8 12.4 12.2
1st Districtb/ 7,718 9,456 10,084 12,517 4.6 6.5 6.2 7.8 33.1 33.0 25.9 25.5
2nd Districtb/ 7,718 9,456 10,084 12,517 4.2 4.5 4.3 5.6 39.6 46.8 24.3 23.5
3rd District 7,718 9,456 10,084 12,517 4.4 9.3 7.0 8.1 21.0 22.8 21.2 19.7
4th District 7,718 9,456 10,084 12,517 4.4 3.2 5.4 5.7 23.0 39.2 21.9 18.5

CAR 7,031 8,492 9,734 11,017 30.6 28.6 28.7 26.7 9.1 10.5 18.7 17.6
Abra 7,273 8,753 9,908 10,703 50.1 51.6 44.4 42.7 9.8 13.2 7.0 6.3
Apayao 6,835 8,210 9,336 10,469 56.6 50.9 63.0 42.1 12.8 21.4 29.3 16.3
Benguetb/ 6,744 8,096 9,407 11,374 8.2 9.0 6.0 9.5 37.7 26.9 18.4 24.1
Ifugaob/ 7,183 8,647 9,999 11,255 41.6 35.3 54.1 40.5 19.9 15.3 6.9 26.0
Kalingab/ 6,518 7,843 8,712 10,215 49.2 33.8 36.7 29.3 12.4 19.6 27.9 29.2
Mt. Province 7,598 9,129 10,573 11,809 44.8 53.2 45.3 49.9 22.0 17.0 23.9 10.6

Region I 7,086 8,729 9,224 10,564 29.9 23.8 21.1 21.7 6.0 7.0 10.0 8.7
Ilocos Norte 7,345 8,979 9,313 10,806 20.1 18.0 13.0 15.0 21.3 15.5 24.3 18.4
Ilocos Sur 7,290 9,135 10,406 11,419 22.8 19.4 20.3 16.4 21.8 19.8 32.6 19.0
La Unionb/ 7,017 8,607 9,148 10,907 26.7 29.4 23.0 22.8 14.7 18.3 15.9 23.1
Pangasinan 7,031 8,660 8,972 10,285 34.2 24.5 22.7 24.1 6.8 8.5 12.6 10.1

Region II 6,984 8,566 9,503 11,116 27.1 27.8 25.0 21.5 6.7 6.7 8.3 7.0
Batanesa/ 9,022 11,084 13,190 13,758 0.0 14.3 37.2 18.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Cagayan 7,222 8,875 9,341 10,673 30.2 26.3 22.3 21.8 10.0 12.0 8.9 15.1
Isabela 6,849 8,421 9,564 11,485 29.5 33.1 26.8 20.4 9.0 8.3 12.8 8.9
Nueva Vizcaya 6,802 8,365 9,283 11,112 16.2 15.1 24.3 22.9 28.8 28.7 33.6 17.5
Quirino 6,640 8,141 9,709 10,724 18.0 21.9 26.3 26.6 34.6 23.7 11.1 14.1

Region III 7,344 9,251 10,121 11,567 16.2 15.8 15.6 15.8 6.5 7.0 10.5 9.5
Auroraa/ 6,798 8,481 9,429 10,697 27.4 29.8 38.3 30.1 45.9 26.6 0.0 0.0
Bataanb/ 6,874 8,707 9,374 12,208 13.8 7.3 10.8 10.9 28.7 19.5 19.9 29.4
Bulacanb/ 7,204 9,012 9,878 11,062 9.4 10.7 8.9 7.7 13.0 13.2 16.1 26.7
Nueva Ecija 7,908 9,925 10,662 11,644 31.0 32.4 29.3 29.6 8.9 9.0 12.3 8.0
Pampangab/ 6,850 8,420 9,620 11,233 4.8 8.1 8.5 7.3 22.4 20.2 17.5 21.4
Tarlac 6,910 8,622 9,557 11,328 25.8 18.8 17.2 23.5 10.8 15.0 17.8 13.8
Zambales 7,229 9,086 10,701 13,340 22.4 13.8 22.7 20.0 18.0 25.2 24.5 14.2

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 4


Table 2. First Semester Per Capita Poverty Threshold and Poverty Incidence among Population, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015
First Semester Per Capita Poverty Threshold First Semester Poverty Incidence among Population (%)
Region/Province (in Pesos) Estimate (%) Coefficient of Variation
2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015
Region IV-A 6,611 8,481 9,601 11,250 13.1 14.3 14.3 13.4 8.1 8.3 12.9 12.3
Batangas 6,823 8,604 9,895 10,874 17.1 18.6 23.9 14.6 11.9 15.0 18.0 17.2
Cavite 6,576 8,200 9,808 12,835 4.1 5.2 5.5 11.4 24.7 20.2 32.5 18.6
Lagunab/ 6,758 8,631 9,863 10,958 7.1 9.7 8.5 6.9 17.7 26.7 20.2 23.9
Quezonb/ 6,293 7,945 8,949 10,330 36.5 30.0 29.2 28.2 9.7 11.1 18.2 24.3
Rizal 7,356 9,300 10,225 12,014 7.2 13.3 9.4 10.4 21.4 19.5 18.1 18.9

Region IV-B 6,238 7,751 8,527 10,097 42.6 39.1 37.2 29.8 6.4 6.6 10.2 11.2
Marinduque 6,296 7,812 8,509 9,832 44.1 31.3 38.8 26.0 12.3 16.9 23.0 14.8
Occidental Mindorob/ 6,414 7,966 8,484 10,143 48.4 39.3 48.8 44.2 17.3 13.9 21.9 22.4
Oriental Mindoro 6,604 8,207 8,599 10,247 41.7 41.5 34.8 27.7 9.4 8.5 19.3 17.5
Palawan 5,741 7,149 8,168 9,737 38.4 36.0 32.2 24.2 14.5 16.8 18.7 17.7
Romblon 6,298 7,737 9,247 10,648 48.1 47.4 41.2 34.3 8.0 12.1 9.8 16.8

Region V 6,618 8,420 9,022 10,940 45.1 45.4 43.3 39.0 4.2 4.3 5.6 6.6
Albay 6,855 8,732 9,363 11,450 41.0 41.1 44.0 32.9 10.1 9.4 11.2 13.5
Camarines Norte 6,439 8,221 9,166 11,159 38.3 42.7 33.2 44.0 17.5 13.5 21.4 19.3
Camarines Sur 6,726 8,578 9,097 11,047 47.7 45.4 43.1 37.3 6.4 7.8 7.3 10.5
Catanduanes 6,469 8,210 9,154 11,474 39.8 24.7 35.4 47.8 22.4 30.2 3.9 6.0
Masbate 6,443 8,194 8,660 10,232 56.1 61.9 53.6 38.8 7.9 8.2 11.7 15.9
Sorsogon 6,389 8,172 8,715 10,483 40.0 42.9 42.1 44.8 10.5 8.7 15.2 19.5

Region VI 6,421 8,153 8,957 10,738 34.1 34.2 31.7 30.5 5.6 5.8 8.5 9.2
Aklan 6,680 8,440 8,785 10,804 40.0 48.7 26.8 26.1 15.5 17.3 15.6 16.8
Antiqueb/ 6,474 8,215 8,308 10,747 51.7 43.1 40.3 36.7 14.8 17.7 13.2 20.6
Capizb/ 6,794 8,663 9,973 10,509 31.8 28.6 30.4 25.6 12.6 34.6 31.0 37.1
Guimarasa/ b/ 6,429 8,133 9,374 11,401 29.9 26.8 37.2 20.8 11.0 22.8 19.5 42.6
Iloilo 6,367 8,112 9,343 11,111 26.5 30.0 28.0 26.6 13.1 9.4 18.7 17.7
Negros Occidental 6,296 8,002 8,538 10,503 36.3 35.6 34.2 35.8 8.6 8.1 12.3 12.8

Region VII 7,269 8,648 9,296 10,910 40.1 37.2 33.6 30.5 5.5 5.8 7.9 8.1
Bohol 7,100 8,399 9,354 10,701 49.0 45.0 37.8 29.9 10.0 11.4 13.0 14.5
Cebu 7,657 9,052 9,436 10,744 33.4 32.4 27.0 24.4 7.2 8.0 11.5 9.3
Negros Oriental 6,668 7,912 9,046 11,246 53.6 47.4 50.9 46.6 9.3 9.9 17.0 14.0
Siquijora/ 7,068 8,357 8,928 11,159 27.6 28.2 31.6 55.2 32.7 18.4 0.0 0.0

Region VIII 6,266 8,107 8,989 11,102 41.4 43.8 45.4 47.3 5.2 4.7 6.6 6.3
Biliran 5,851 7,600 8,553 10,659 34.8 41.4 28.1 18.3 13.2 22.1 7.7 8.8
Eastern Samar 6,566 8,539 10,054 12,158 51.8 54.4 67.1 50.0 11.1 9.6 12.3 12.7
Leyte 6,350 8,276 8,593 10,981 39.4 39.4 40.2 46.7 8.3 8.3 8.8 7.9
Northern Samar 6,601 8,607 9,511 11,274 54.4 52.4 53.1 61.6 13.0 12.1 15.0 11.4

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 5


Table 2. First Semester Per Capita Poverty Threshold and Poverty Incidence among Population, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015
First Semester Per Capita Poverty Threshold First Semester Poverty Incidence among Population (%)
Region/Province (in Pesos) Estimate (%) Coefficient of Variation
2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015
Southern Leyteb/ 6,196 8,078 9,805 11,570 30.0 38.9 42.8 36.6 19.5 15.5 26.4 23.8
Western Samar 5,486 7,155 7,881 10,416 37.1 45.2 44.0 49.5 11.2 9.6 10.2 17.8

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 6


Table 2. First Semester Per Capita Poverty Threshold and Poverty Incidence among Population, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015
First Semester Per Capita Poverty Threshold First Semester Poverty Incidence among Population (%)
Region/Province (in Pesos) Estimate (%) Coefficient of Variation
2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015

Region IX 6,159 8,053 8,881 10,338 46.0 48.1 42.8 39.0 6.2 6.7 9.8 11.3
Zamboanga del Norte 6,723 8,717 9,114 10,707 67.0 71.2 56.0 56.1 7.9 5.7 10.7 8.9
Zamboanga del Sur 5,764 7,479 8,883 10,017 34.9 34.4 35.7 29.3 9.5 11.1 17.5 19.8
Zamboanga Sibugay 5,600 7,183 8,160 10,197 42.7 47.1 45.1 44.9 15.1 8.9 20.7 15.3
Isabela Citya/ b/ 6,331 8,229 9,674 9,897 47.0 31.7 27.0 20.8 36.7 27.8 9.0 30.5

Region X 6,450 8,456 9,604 11,257 42.7 42.1 43.1 40.9 5.5 6.9 8.5 8.5
Bukidnon 6,515 8,588 10,048 11,773 50.0 47.8 50.8 58.7 12.6 9.2 10.4 6.5
Camiguina/ 5,878 7,834 9,290 11,221 29.5 23.2 45.2 44.7 11.7 27.9 5.6 7.7
Lanao del Norteb/ 6,285 8,302 9,467 11,056 44.2 46.1 50.3 50.0 10.4 12.8 13.2 21.9
Misamis Occidentalb/ 6,030 7,941 8,985 10,000 43.6 48.5 45.8 34.8 9.1 11.2 29.0 23.6
Misamis Orientalb/ 6,737 8,861 9,566 11,119 35.3 33.5 31.3 24.1 10.0 16.5 15.5 20.2

Region XI 6,721 8,547 9,927 11,319 32.7 33.4 34.5 26.7 6.7 9.8 12.4 11.0
Davao del Norteb/ 6,746 8,580 10,302 12,040 38.6 32.9 37.5 34.4 14.3 24.6 17.4 26.1
Davao del Sur 6,712 8,550 9,639 10,959 24.9 26.6 27.0 20.1 10.4 15.8 19.6 16.0
Davao Oriental 6,565 8,348 9,659 11,118 51.0 58.3 55.7 36.6 9.3 8.7 14.4 18.9
Compostela Valley 6,869 8,752 10,477 11,429 36.4 39.5 43.0 36.8 13.1 14.0 17.7 12.0

Region XII 6,619 8,126 9,243 10,488 41.4 38.9 45.8 44.5 5.3 6.9 8.2 8.2
North Cotabato 5,963 7,321 8,969 10,240 35.8 31.7 52.6 48.9 11.3 14.0 11.2 10.4
Saranggani 6,422 7,890 9,303 10,347 46.7 54.6 53.2 61.7 11.1 10.0 9.3 13.4
South Cotabato 6,858 8,439 9,797 11,041 34.2 33.2 35.4 30.1 9.8 13.6 20.9 15.7
Sultan Kudarat 6,925 8,508 8,642 10,234 60.0 54.5 49.7 56.2 9.8 10.5 9.5 16.3
Cotabato City b/ 7,459 9,172 10,168 11,271 40.8 32.4 49.9 42.9 19.1 18.8 21.6 34.0

Caraga 6,996 8,905 9,779 11,237 50.2 51.8 42.0 43.9 4.6 4.3 6.9 6.4
Agusan del Norte 6,943 8,860 9,528 10,706 43.0 42.8 37.6 39.6 9.6 8.9 15.0 14.5
Agusan del Sur 7,292 9,251 9,847 11,452 51.4 57.8 48.6 54.8 10.3 8.1 18.1 8.6
Surigao Del Norte 6,980 8,881 10,122 11,461 53.3 56.6 43.2 39.6 7.9 8.6 13.1 12.5
Surigao Del Sur 6,734 8,571 9,636 11,333 53.9 52.3 39.4 41.6 6.9 8.1 7.0 12.2

ARMM 6,319 8,257 10,027 10,563 49.8 49.7 52.9 59.0 6.1 5.9 7.4 7.5
Basilan 6,347 8,191 9,541 9,937 42.8 45.2 41.8 41.1 26.9 22.8 11.9 17.3
Lanao del Sur 6,443 8,309 10,970 11,236 44.2 59.4 74.4 74.3 14.2 10.3 5.2 4.2
Maguindanao 6,241 8,048 9,530 10,225 55.5 45.4 65.5 59.4 8.3 14.3 3.9 7.7
Sulu 6,860 8,837 9,996 10,360 48.2 44.6 35.8 65.7 13.2 9.4 8.5 8.8
Tawi-tawib/ 5,691 7,289 8,244 8,495 55.0 54.0 26.6 13.5 16.8 14.5 28.8 34.1

Notes:

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 7


Table 2. First Semester Per Capita Poverty Threshold and Poverty Incidence among Population, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015
First Semester Per Capita Poverty Threshold First Semester Poverty Incidence among Population (%)
Region/Province (in Pesos) Estimate (%) Coefficient of Variation
2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015
a/ Caution in utilizing the estimate for these provinces must be observed due to its very small sample size.
b/ Coefficient of variation of 2015 first semester provincial poverty incidence among population is greater than 20%.

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 8


Table 3. First Semester Per Capita Food Threshold and Subsistence Incidence among Families, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015

First Semester Per Capita Food Threshold First Semester Subsistence Incidence among Families (%)
Region/Province (in Pesos) Estimates (%) Coefficient of Variation
2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015

PHILIPPINES 4,673 5,883 6,549 7,638 10.8 10.0 10.0 9.2 2.8 3.6 4.4 4.7

NCR 5,390 6,603 7,042 8,741 0.5 0.7 1.1 1.2 25.3 49.1 19.8 21.3
1st Districtb/ 5,390 6,603 7,042 8,741 0.8 0.8 0.9 1.8 63.6 55.6 50.6 46.1
2nd Districtb/ 5,390 6,603 7,042 8,741 0.2 0.8 0.9 0.6 54.0 112.8 44.3 23.5
3rd Districtb/ 5,390 6,603 7,042 8,741 0.7 1.3 1.6 1.9 45.1 55.8 28.8 25.0
4th Districtb/ 5,390 6,603 7,042 8,741 0.6 0.3 1.0 1.2 35.7 89.4 36.1 39.4

CAR 4,915 5,941 6,779 7,668 13.8 12.6 12.3 9.2 12.8 14.0 24.7 25.1
Abrab/ 5,081 6,114 6,919 7,474 23.3 24.6 20.3 13.4 18.9 22.4 6.8 29.4
Apayaob/ 4,891 5,733 6,519 7,310 33.9 30.0 40.3 26.5 24.3 25.2 44.1 26.7
Benguetb/ 4,696 5,655 6,498 7,958 1.6 2.2 1.2 1.2 32.4 39.1 43.1 48.1
Ifugaob/ 5,017 6,035 6,982 7,860 11.7 15.6 28.0 16.5 32.5 23.7 13.5 43.4
Kalingab/ 4,540 5,477 6,068 7,147 28.6 14.8 16.0 11.7 15.4 26.6 41.9 36.7
Mt. Province 5,301 6,370 7,383 8,263 24.3 24.8 15.1 19.2 32.3 27.5 34.5 12.3

Region I 4,965 6,069 6,480 7,400 8.8 6.1 6.2 5.5 11.5 14.1 18.1 13.7
Ilocos Norteb/ 5,189 6,270 6,503 7,540 6.8 2.9 3.9 2.6 28.0 41.0 30.7 47.5
Ilocos Surb/ 5,133 6,379 7,268 7,974 3.5 3.3 8.9 5.0 39.3 36.3 46.4 26.5
La Unionb/ 4,912 6,006 6,392 7,616 8.4 7.9 6.5 8.2 24.2 43.1 27.0 29.6
Pangasinan 4,906 6,037 6,248 7,169 10.6 7.0 5.9 5.4 14.1 15.2 26.6 17.0

Region II 4,883 5,974 6,611 7,725 8.1 7.3 6.9 4.8 12.0 11.2 15.3 11.6
Batanesa/ 6,301 7,740 9,211 9,607 0.0 0.0 7.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Cagayanb/ 5,044 6,201 6,523 7,453 10.2 6.9 6.5 5.6 20.0 18.7 21.7 20.2
Isabela 4,787 5,870 6,679 8,009 8.2 9.4 6.5 3.7 16.4 13.8 15.8 16.8
Nueva Vizcaya 4,751 5,835 6,487 7,773 4.9 2.9 10.6 5.8 32.1 69.4 59.4 18.6
Quirinob/ 4,628 5,685 6,780 7,488 3.2 2.7 5.1 7.7 53.9 61.3 8.6 36.5

Region III 5,150 6,533 7,156 8,079 4.5 4.3 3.8 5.0 12.8 12.7 14.8 17.3
Auroraa/ 4,849 5,922 6,584 7,470 13.8 9.2 10.8 18.7 74.5 52.5 0.0 0.0
Bataanb/ 4,806 6,131 6,496 8,306 2.7 0.9 1.7 1.3 49.1 66.9 59.2 90.7
Bulacanb/ 5,079 6,244 6,886 7,746 1.2 1.5 1.2 1.7 31.6 45.5 27.5 45.0
Nueva Ecija 5,512 6,911 7,442 8,126 10.5 11.6 8.7 10.4 19.0 15.9 14.6 17.2
Pampangab/ 4,779 5,877 6,754 7,812 0.8 1.0 1.7 1.2 39.5 39.7 34.2 47.3
Tarlacb/ 4,818 6,058 6,684 7,869 7.1 5.1 3.6 8.1 18.6 21.8 35.2 42.7
Zambalesb/ 5,036 6,375 7,547 9,333 6.1 5.5 7.5 7.0 36.5 33.0 31.2 29.9

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 7


Table 3. First Semester Per Capita Food Threshold and Subsistence Incidence among Families, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015

First Semester Per Capita Food Threshold First Semester Subsistence Incidence among Families (%)
Region/Province (in Pesos) Estimates (%) Coefficient of Variation
2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015
Region IV-A 4,612 5,926 6,718 7,781 2.9 3.2 3.9 3.3 11.6 14.9 18.3 18.4
Batangasb/ 4,757 5,997 6,888 7,580 4.4 4.8 8.6 3.9 19.1 30.4 27.8 25.8
Caviteb/ 4,622 5,712 6,799 8,964 0.6 0.2 0.8 2.5 44.3 81.7 60.2 28.6
Lagunab/ 4,721 6,031 6,871 7,579 2.1 1.8 2.4 1.8 24.2 40.8 23.8 48.9
Quezon b/ 4,400 5,545 6,261 7,181 7.2 7.3 6.4 7.1 17.1 20.1 32.4 35.3
Rizalb/ 5,097 6,476 7,131 8,393 1.2 3.3 2.6 2.1 43.8 33.5 25.1 25.2

Region IV-B 4,389 5,385 5,933 7,051 16.1 12.6 12.8 8.8 11.3 14.4 15.8 19.9
Marinduqueb/ 4,509 5,455 5,942 6,866 12.0 9.1 9.1 5.9 23.3 18.0 43.7 35.7
Occidental Mindorob/ 4,472 5,543 5,899 7,085 21.7 10.7 21.2 16.2 22.1 34.0 20.1 37.7
Oriental Mindorob/ 4,608 5,753 6,013 7,151 15.6 12.0 12.7 9.2 16.1 19.1 34.0 31.2
Palawanb/ 4,005 4,987 5,706 6,795 14.8 14.0 11.7 6.5 28.9 32.8 30.9 27.6
Romblonb/ 4,462 5,403 6,458 7,436 16.7 15.3 9.0 7.4 17.5 18.2 21.3 26.1

Region V 4,645 5,896 6,299 7,646 17.3 16.5 14.1 11.4 6.8 7.2 10.0 13.3
Albayb/ 4,787 6,106 6,543 8,006 14.6 17.7 16.9 7.8 11.9 14.0 15.5 22.7
Camarines Norteb/ 4,500 5,747 6,390 7,791 14.1 9.6 7.5 16.6 26.5 21.5 33.3 26.4
Camarines Surb/ 4,690 5,995 6,352 7,711 19.7 17.8 12.5 9.0 10.0 12.2 16.5 34.0
Catanduanes 4,703 5,733 6,392 8,012 16.5 8.8 19.1 21.8 31.2 49.3 4.9 2.6
Masbate 4,592 5,722 6,047 7,145 25.9 24.4 20.0 10.8 16.0 16.6 17.4 19.0
Sorsogonb/ 4,454 5,707 6,078 7,320 9.3 12.4 11.6 15.1 18.9 16.1 28.9 30.3

Region VI 4,509 5,703 6,257 7,493 12.3 11.1 9.4 9.8 8.5 12.0 12.8 16.7
Aklanb/ 4,747 5,894 6,135 7,544 15.9 18.2 5.9 4.2 21.4 21.9 29.4 23.8
Antiqueb/ 4,529 5,733 5,802 7,501 23.8 14.1 10.8 14.0 19.3 19.6 40.1 33.0
Capizb/ 4,749 6,035 6,970 7,338 7.6 11.9 9.7 7.0 24.3 70.0 54.7 79.7
Guimarasa/ b/ 4,567 5,679 6,546 7,961 9.0 0.0 9.6 4.8 16.3 0.0 37.2 52.9
Iloilob/ 4,446 5,657 6,519 7,749 9.0 8.5 8.8 9.7 18.6 17.3 23.3 29.8
Negros Occidentalb/ 4,405 5,597 5,962 7,314 13.4 11.8 10.0 11.1 13.3 14.5 17.5 23.3

Region VII 5,051 5,994 6,457 7,636 19.9 15.2 14.9 14.7 8.0 9.1 12.3 13.0
Bohol 4,962 5,856 6,531 7,477 23.3 18.8 16.0 10.8 15.5 17.4 18.9 16.4
Cebu 5,327 6,295 6,546 7,492 15.1 11.9 10.1 11.3 10.6 13.5 21.8 15.3
Negros Orientalb/ 4,661 5,528 6,325 7,844 31.3 23.0 29.1 26.4 13.3 15.3 17.3 21.9
Siquijora/ 5,038 5,836 6,235 7,793 21.7 14.3 11.5 27.6 40.6 38.3 0.0 0.0

Region VIII 4,454 5,669 6,334 7,766 16.0 16.9 17.3 20.1 9.1 8.1 12.0 10.9
Biliranb/ 4,095 5,307 5,941 7,443 9.6 15.5 5.0 3.4 17.5 41.3 39.4 28.2
Eastern Samarb/ 4,672 5,963 7,021 8,490 20.4 26.6 35.1 21.6 20.3 19.4 18.2 32.5
Leyte 4,434 5,780 5,999 7,663 17.1 13.1 13.6 19.7 12.6 11.9 12.1 14.1
Northern Samar 4,605 6,005 6,635 7,876 24.8 25.3 21.0 32.6 23.0 21.4 27.4 16.5

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 8


Table 3. First Semester Per Capita Food Threshold and Subsistence Incidence among Families, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015

First Semester Per Capita Food Threshold First Semester Subsistence Incidence among Families (%)
Region/Province (in Pesos) Estimates (%) Coefficient of Variation
2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015
Southern Leyteb/ 4,442 5,641 6,847 8,079 6.7 11.3 18.7 12.2 28.2 29.3 46.5 37.7
Western Samarb/ 3,818 4,982 5,501 7,274 10.7 18.4 14.6 20.5 25.2 19.2 16.6 32.4

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 9


Table 3. First Semester Per Capita Food Threshold and Subsistence Incidence among Families, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015

First Semester Per Capita Food Threshold First Semester Subsistence Incidence among Families (%)
Region/Province (in Pesos) Estimates (%) Coefficient of Variation
2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015
Region IX 4,353 5,698 6,203 7,247 24.6 24.3 20.1 13.2 8.6 10.9 14.8 19.8
Zamboanga del Norteb/ 4,695 6,082 6,361 7,466 43.0 45.4 30.9 23.5 10.6 11.2 16.8 20.6
Zamboanga del Surb/ 4,015 5,199 6,179 6,957 17.4 14.1 15.5 8.2 13.1 16.5 26.2 35.7
Zamboanga Sibugay b/ 3,893 4,966 5,679 7,110 15.2 18.0 17.1 13.2 22.9 19.5 18.9 25.9
Isabela Citya/b/ 4,416 5,705 6,780 6,911 17.5 4.5 6.4 2.6 60.0 56.8 26.3 32.8

Region X 4,503 5,896 6,711 7,871 18.6 18.8 19.5 18.0 8.4 9.4 11.9 12.5
Bukidnon 4,546 5,972 7,021 8,213 22.0 19.4 24.0 30.8 17.7 14.9 18.5 11.7
Camiguina/ b/ 4,056 5,342 6,470 7,821 12.9 3.4 17.2 18.0 24.3 56.1 25.2 20.6
Lanao del Norteb/ 4,377 5,777 6,605 7,700 19.4 23.3 26.8 22.4 16.7 16.6 18.2 28.3
Misamis Occidentalb/ 4,209 5,539 6,255 6,954 18.1 19.6 16.6 13.9 14.2 16.7 44.1 56.6
Misamis Orientalb/ 4,701 6,172 6,677 7,764 15.7 16.4 13.1 7.7 15.5 21.3 22.3 30.9

Region XI 4,692 5,956 6,900 7,878 12.2 13.1 13.2 7.9 10.2 15.7 18.1 18.0
Davao del Norteb/ 4,712 5,990 7,182 8,383 15.7 14.7 15.0 11.1 22.3 43.0 32.6 39.8
Davao del Surb/ 4,678 5,955 6,699 7,617 8.7 9.4 9.9 6.5 14.5 22.5 28.7 25.1
Davao Orientalb/ 4,584 5,836 6,747 7,770 18.8 26.3 25.6 8.8 18.5 18.8 19.1 40.2
Compostela Valleyb/ 4,795 6,113 7,279 7,959 14.7 14.1 15.0 9.6 23.0 24.1 30.5 26.3

Region XII 4,623 5,669 6,446 7,291 17.7 13.9 20.7 21.6 9.2 11.2 13.3 13.5
North Cotabato 4,165 5,118 6,259 7,151 15.6 11.3 29.3 25.0 21.1 23.8 17.3 19.7
Sarangganib/ 4,490 5,507 6,499 7,203 20.2 20.0 26.0 31.8 15.4 17.6 7.8 26.0
South Cotabatob/ 4,773 5,888 6,824 7,681 13.4 12.5 14.5 12.4 19.3 21.7 31.7 31.3
Sultan Kudaratb/ 4,842 5,961 6,021 7,140 28.1 18.3 17.2 30.8 14.8 19.3 14.1 24.7
Cotabato Cityb/ 5,205 6,326 7,113 7,882 16.9 10.3 20.5 16.6 33.4 42.1 40.5 41.7

Caraga 4,893 6,221 6,809 7,835 24.0 24.5 16.9 15.6 8.5 7.7 11.9 11.7
Agusan del Norteb/ 4,834 6,161 6,640 7,454 19.3 17.7 17.3 14.4 18.5 15.6 21.1 23.2
Agusan del Sur 5,101 6,447 6,868 7,998 28.4 33.0 22.0 21.0 16.9 11.6 28.4 19.2
Surigao Del Norteb/ 4,867 6,207 7,040 8,002 24.7 27.6 15.8 14.4 15.3 16.3 24.2 25.1
Surigao Del Sur 4,703 5,970 6,708 7,904 23.5 21.5 12.2 12.5 15.0 14.2 19.5 14.7

ARMM 4,385 5,709 7,121 7,482 16.8 15.1 20.4 25.2 12.1 14.2 16.1 14.0
Basilan 4,439 5,722 6,644 6,911 5.4 7.5 6.8 8.0 80.9 29.8 23.4 17.6
Lanao del Sur 4,499 5,803 7,654 7,841 13.7 26.3 43.0 45.0 27.5 20.5 12.3 11.8
Maguindanaob/ 4,356 5,631 6,656 7,144 21.7 14.4 23.8 21.4 16.1 32.8 17.8 21.1
Sulub/ 4,817 6,157 6,949 7,230 16.9 6.5 6.5 22.6 27.1 20.9 28.3 20.7
Tawi-tawib/ 4,036 5,090 5,793 5,853 19.7 20.6 6.5 2.3 28.9 33.2 33.9 80.1

Notes:
a/ Caution in utilizing the estimate for these provinces must be observed due to its very small sample size.
b/ Coefficient of variation of 2015 first semester subsistence incidence among families is greater than 20%.

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 10


Table 4. First Semester Per Capita Food Threshold and Subsistence Incidence among Population, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015

First Semester Per Capita Food Threshold First Semester Subsistence Incidence among Population (%)
Region/Province (in Pesos) Estimates (%) Coefficient of Variation
2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015

PHILIPPINES 4,673 5,883 6,549 7,638 14.2 13.3 13.4 12.1 2.7 3.5 4.2 4.6

NCR 5,390 6,603 7,042 8,741 0.8 1.1 1.5 1.8 26.2 46.5 19.4 23.1
1st Districtb/ 5,390 6,603 7,042 8,741 1.1 1.2 1.3 3.0 61.2 57.6 50.9 49.5
2nd Districtb/ 5,390 6,603 7,042 8,741 0.3 1.1 1.2 1.0 53.3 111.4 35.1 23.5
3rd Districtb/ 5,390 6,603 7,042 8,741 0.9 1.8 2.2 2.3 44.7 55.8 33.0 37.3
4th Districtb/ 5,390 6,603 7,042 8,741 1.2 0.6 1.5 2.1 42.5 94.7 40.3 36.2

CAR 4,915 5,941 6,779 7,668 17.3 16.6 16.0 12.5 12.1 13.5 22.7 23.6
Abrab/ 5,081 6,114 6,919 7,474 29.7 32.4 27.9 18.5 17.7 21.3 5.5 27.1
Apayaob/ 4,891 5,733 6,519 7,310 39.4 36.6 45.3 31.1 18.7 23.0 41.7 25.1
Benguetb/ 4,696 5,655 6,498 7,958 2.2 3.2 1.4 2.1 32.0 42.9 44.9 48.6
Ifugaob/ 5,017 6,035 6,982 7,860 16.5 21.3 32.9 21.7 31.3 22.6 11.7 42.4
Kalingab/ 4,540 5,477 6,068 7,147 34.3 19.6 20.3 14.6 16.1 25.2 38.7 42.0
Mt. Province 5,301 6,370 7,383 8,263 27.6 30.4 20.0 24.7 29.5 23.3 27.8 14.1

Region I 4,965 6,069 6,480 7,400 11.9 8.4 8.6 7.4 11.0 13.2 18.2 14.2
Ilocos Norteb/ 5,189 6,270 6,503 7,540 8.8 4.4 4.6 2.8 27.0 39.2 32.3 42.0
Ilocos Surb/ 5,133 6,379 7,268 7,974 4.5 4.6 11.4 6.2 45.5 34.6 51.8 28.5
La Unionb/ 4,912 6,006 6,392 7,616 10.7 11.5 9.1 11.0 24.7 37.5 27.8 29.5
Pangasinan 4,906 6,037 6,248 7,169 14.4 9.3 8.6 7.5 13.0 14.2 25.1 17.9

Region II 4,883 5,974 6,611 7,725 10.9 9.8 9.6 6.5 11.6 11.7 16.4 10.5
Batanesa/ 6,301 7,740 9,211 9,607 0.0 0.0 11.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Cagayanb/ 5,044 6,201 6,523 7,453 12.5 9.2 9.1 6.6 19.4 19.5 20.1 20.5
Isabela 4,787 5,870 6,679 8,009 11.4 12.6 8.8 5.2 16.3 14.2 19.8 16.1
Nueva Vizcaya 4,751 5,835 6,487 7,773 7.5 4.6 16.4 9.5 32.4 68.1 53.7 15.2
Quirinob/ 4,628 5,685 6,780 7,488 5.8 3.6 6.1 11.1 55.5 60.4 20.1 36.9

Region III 5,150 6,533 7,156 8,079 5.9 5.7 5.3 6.0 12.0 12.1 15.3 16.0
Auroraa/ 4,849 5,922 6,584 7,470 16.6 14.3 13.6 21.3 80.6 49.5 0.0 0.0
Bataanb/ 4,806 6,131 6,496 8,306 4.6 1.0 2.2 2.1 48.7 67.0 55.7 91.4
Bulacanb/ 5,079 6,244 6,886 7,746 2.0 2.3 1.5 2.2 33.7 37.2 29.2 54.3
Nueva Ecija 5,512 6,911 7,442 8,126 13.3 14.3 12.6 12.7 17.5 15.6 13.6 16.4
Pampangab/ 4,779 5,877 6,754 7,812 1.1 1.8 2.5 1.7 45.7 39.7 36.5 46.0
Tarlacb/ 4,818 6,058 6,684 7,869 9.7 6.7 5.7 8.6 18.8 22.2 36.5 35.5
Zambalesb/ 5,036 6,375 7,547 9,333 8.0 8.6 10.1 9.3 32.4 35.0 36.9 26.7

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 10


Table 4. First Semester Per Capita Food Threshold and Subsistence Incidence among Population, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015

First Semester Per Capita Food Threshold First Semester Subsistence Incidence among Population (%)
Region/Province (in Pesos) Estimates (%) Coefficient of Variation
2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015
Region IV-A 4,612 5,926 6,718 7,781 4.0 4.5 5.4 4.4 11.5 14.6 18.2 19.1
Batangasb/ 4,757 5,997 6,888 7,580 6.1 6.7 11.4 5.4 19.6 27.3 27.0 22.2
Caviteb/ 4,622 5,712 6,799 8,964 1.0 0.3 1.0 3.4 41.2 79.0 66.6 31.3
Lagunab/ 4,721 6,031 6,871 7,579 2.8 2.4 3.7 2.1 24.7 41.1 23.8 49.2
Quezonb/ 4,400 5,545 6,261 7,181 10.6 10.5 9.7 10.0 16.4 19.2 32.0 38.0
Rizalb/ 5,097 6,476 7,131 8,393 1.4 4.6 3.0 3.0 40.1 35.9 26.9 26.9

Region IV-B 4,389 5,385 5,933 7,051 21.6 17.0 18.0 13.1 10.4 12.3 14.0 18.5
Marinduqueb/ 4,509 5,455 5,942 6,866 18.0 12.3 12.6 9.0 20.7 21.2 44.2 50.7
Occidental Mindorob/ 4,472 5,543 5,899 7,085 28.2 15.9 28.2 24.4 21.3 31.7 24.3 24.7
Oriental Mindorob/ 4,608 5,753 6,013 7,151 21.1 16.2 18.1 13.4 15.4 18.6 28.3 29.4
Palawanb/ 4,005 4,987 5,706 6,795 19.0 17.6 16.1 9.3 26.2 27.7 27.7 25.9
Romblonb/ 4,462 5,403 6,458 7,436 23.4 22.6 14.9 10.9 18.4 18.5 18.5 23.9

Region V 4,645 5,896 6,299 7,646 23.3 22.6 19.5 15.5 11.7 14.5 18.7 11.9
Albay 4,787 6,106 6,543 8,006 20.7 22.3 21.8 11.6 19.1
Camarines Norteb/ 4,500 5,747 6,390 7,791 20.9 14.9 10.3 23.6 25.4 22.0 35.1 22.4
Camarines Surb/ 4,690 5,995 6,352 7,711 25.9 24.2 18.0 11.7 9.5 11.8 14.8 28.7
Catanduanes 4,703 5,733 6,392 8,012 23.8 12.3 25.7 29.2 31.3 48.7 4.5 3.9
Masbateb/ 4,592 5,722 6,047 7,145 31.7 34.5 28.0 14.6 13.1 14.1 16.3 20.4
Sorsogonb/ 4,454 5,707 6,078 7,320 13.3 16.8 16.4 19.4 18.7 15.1 29.9 28.7

Region VI 4,509 5,703 6,257 7,493 16.7 15.0 13.0 13.1 8.2 10.9 11.7 17.5
Aklanb/ 4,747 5,894 6,135 7,544 20.9 25.6 7.2 4.7 19.6 18.5 17.4 24.6
Antiqueb/ 4,529 5,733 5,802 7,501 31.2 18.6 14.3 19.8 18.0 18.5 39.4 33.9
Capizb/ 4,749 6,035 6,970 7,338 11.2 14.8 12.5 10.3 22.9 66.1 45.5 84.1
Guimarasa/b/ 4,567 5,679 6,546 7,961 11.9 0.0 16.3 6.2 22.7 0.0 38.5 63.6
Iloilob/ 4,446 5,657 6,519 7,749 12.0 11.9 11.7 12.6 17.9 17.6 19.4 30.2
Negros Occidentalb/ 4,405 5,597 5,962 7,314 18.4 16.2 14.7 15.0 12.9 13.9 17.8 24.5

Region VII 5,051 5,994 6,457 7,636 24.0 19.0 17.9 16.4 7.6 8.9 12.4 12.9
Bohol 4,962 5,856 6,531 7,477 30.1 24.1 19.7 12.0 15.6 17.0 19.1 15.5
Cebu 5,327 6,295 6,546 7,492 18.8 15.3 12.3 12.5 10.1 12.9 19.9 13.4
Negros Orientalb/ 4,661 5,528 6,325 7,844 34.9 27.6 34.1 30.5 12.8 14.9 18.6 21.3
Siquijora/ 5,038 5,836 6,235 7,793 18.4 14.9 12.6 29.2 45.1 35.7 0.0 0.0

Region VIII 4,454 5,669 6,334 7,766 21.6 22.2 23.0 26.1 8.7 7.7 10.7 10.3
Biliranb/ 4,095 5,307 5,941 7,443 13.1 20.8 7.9 3.4 19.6 38.6 36.2 50.7
Eastern Samarb/ 4,672 5,963 7,021 8,490 27.9 33.4 42.4 28.6 18.9 17.9 18.1 28.7
Leyte 4,434 5,780 5,999 7,663 21.9 16.9 19.5 24.9 12.2 11.7 10.6 13.0
Northern Samar 4,605 6,005 6,635 7,876 34.0 33.2 25.9 42.4 20.3 18.6 22.9 16.1

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 11


Table 4. First Semester Per Capita Food Threshold and Subsistence Incidence among Population, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015

First Semester Per Capita Food Threshold First Semester Subsistence Incidence among Population (%)
Region/Province (in Pesos) Estimates (%) Coefficient of Variation
2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015
Southern Leyteb/ 4,442 5,641 6,847 8,079 10.4 15.5 24.4 17.3 32.9 27.1 46.2 38.0
Western Samarb/ 3,818 4,982 5,501 7,274 14.4 23.8 19.8 25.6 25.9 17.4 16.9 29.2

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 12


Table 4. First Semester Per Capita Food Threshold and Subsistence Incidence among Population, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015

First Semester Per Capita Food Threshold First Semester Subsistence Incidence among Population (%)
Region/Province (in Pesos) Estimates (%) Coefficient of Variation
2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015
Region IX 4,353 5,698 6,203 7,247 29.5 29.5 25.2 18.4 8.6 10.1 14.0 19.9
Zamboanga del Norteb/ 4,695 6,082 6,361 7,466 51.1 53.4 38.1 32.5 10.2 9.3 15.0 20.3
Zamboanga del Surb/ 4,015 5,199 6,179 6,957 20.7 17.4 19.6 11.3 12.8 16.3 25.9 35.3
Zamboanga Sibugayb/ 3,893 4,966 5,679 7,110 19.4 23.1 22.9 19.2 23.1 17.7 21.8 25.1
Isabela Citya/ b/ 4,416 5,705 6,780 6,911 26.5 5.9 8.9 3.9 57.6 67.9 10.6 30.5

Region X 4,503 5,896 6,711 7,871 24.7 24.1 25.4 22.2 8.3 8.9 10.9 12.2
Bukidnon 4,546 5,972 7,021 8,213 29.1 26.3 29.9 35.0 16.9 14.3 15.7 12.3
Camiguina/ 4,056 5,342 6,470 7,821 14.2 2.2 25.6 21.3 38.0 61.1 14.8 15.7
Lanao del Norteb/ 4,377 5,777 6,605 7,700 25.7 28.5 34.3 28.9 16.2 17.0 16.3 28.2
Misamis Occidentalb/ 4,209 5,539 6,255 6,954 23.9 26.7 22.3 17.8 14.1 14.0 36.4 51.1
Misamis Orientalb/ 4,701 6,172 6,677 7,764 20.9 20.2 17.7 10.3 15.8 20.0 23.1 30.4

Region XI 4,692 5,956 6,900 7,878 16.3 16.9 16.7 11.3 9.8 14.9 16.6 16.7
Davao del Norteb/ 4,712 5,990 7,182 8,383 20.8 17.7 18.5 15.0 20.5 40.2 31.1 36.7
Davao del Surb/ 4,678 5,955 6,699 7,617 11.5 12.8 12.5 8.9 14.2 23.0 26.1 23.8
Davao Orientalb/ 4,584 5,836 6,747 7,770 24.6 33.7 32.0 13.9 17.3 16.8 16.3 33.8
Compostela Valleyb/ 4,795 6,113 7,279 7,959 19.6 17.3 18.2 14.0 24.0 20.5 27.7 28.3

Region XII 4,623 5,669 6,446 7,291 22.5 18.7 27.6 27.2 8.7 10.2 11.9 12.0
North Cotabato 4,165 5,118 6,259 7,151 19.3 15.3 36.9 30.7 20.2 24.2 15.9 16.0
Sarangganib/ 4,490 5,507 6,499 7,203 25.2 27.1 32.4 38.6 15.1 17.3 8.9 20.7
South Cotabatob/ 4,773 5,888 6,824 7,681 17.1 16.5 19.9 16.0 18.3 19.0 28.5 29.1
Sultan Kudaratb/ 4,842 5,961 6,021 7,140 36.2 25.1 23.0 38.4 14.5 16.4 13.5 22.3
Cotabato Cityb/ 5,205 6,326 7,113 7,882 21.8 12.4 29.9 22.0 30.2 42.7 32.5 36.7

Caraga 4,893 6,221 6,809 7,835 29.1 30.7 23.0 21.6 8.1 6.8 10.8 10.9
Agusan del Norteb/ 4,834 6,161 6,640 7,454 22.6 23.5 22.7 20.3 18.1 14.6 19.4 20.2
Agusan del Sur 5,101 6,447 6,868 7,998 33.8 39.3 30.6 28.4 16.2 10.8 25.1 18.4
Surigao Del Norteb/ 4,867 6,207 7,040 8,002 29.8 32.8 21.4 19.1 14.4 13.5 21.9 22.6
Surigao Del Sur 4,703 5,970 6,708 7,904 30.6 28.7 17.0 18.1 14.3 13.2 18.1 13.4

ARMM 4,385 5,709 7,121 7,482 21.1 19.7 25.4 30.1 11.4 13.5 14.9 12.9
Basilan 4,439 5,722 6,644 6,911 8.7 9.6 11.1 11.8 80.5 27.0 14.7 16.7
Lanao del Sur 4,499 5,803 7,654 7,841 17.6 33.2 50.2 51.7 25.0 18.4 11.0 9.6
Maguindanao 4,356 5,631 6,656 7,144 27.5 19.5 30.3 27.7 14.6 32.0 15.2 19.6
Sulu 4,817 6,157 6,949 7,230 20.2 8.8 8.6 26.1 26.8 19.9 29.2 19.3
Tawi-tawib/ 4,036 5,090 5,793 5,853 22.9 23.8 10.2 2.7 30.7 30.8 28.7 78.7
Notes:
a/ Caution in utilizing the estimate for these provinces must be observed due to its very small sample size.
b/ Coefficient of variation of 2015 first semester subsistence incidence among population is greater than 20%.

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 13


Table 5. Standard Error and Confidence Interval of First Semester Poverty Incidence among Families, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015

First Semester Poverty Incidence among Families


Standard Error 90% Confidence Interval
Region/Province 2006 2009 2012 2015
2006 2009 2012 2015
Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit

PHILIPPINES 0.5 0.6 0.7 0.7 22.6 24.1 21.9 23.8 21.1 23.5 20.0 22.2

NCR 0.4 0.8 0.5 0.5 2.1 3.5 2.4 4.9 3.0 4.6 3.7 5.3
1st District 0.8 1.4 1.0 1.1 1.3 4.0 2.2 6.7 2.1 5.5 3.0 23.5
2nd District 0.9 1.8 0.8 0.9 1.3 4.4 0.2 6.2 1.8 4.4 2.3 5.3
3rd District 0.7 1.7 1.0 1.0 2.1 4.3 3.6 9.3 3.3 6.5 4.7 8.1
4th District 0.5 0.9 0.8 0.7 1.6 3.3 0.6 3.5 2.5 5.2 2.7 4.9

CAR 2.4 2.5 4.6 4.1 21.6 29.7 18.6 26.7 15.0 30.2 13.8 27.3
Abra 4.6 6.5 1.9 3.2 34.1 49.2 31.2 52.4 31.4 37.5 27.4 37.8
Apayao 7.7 9.6 17.9 6.0 38.7 63.9 28.2 59.7 30.4 89.2 27.6 47.5
Benguet 2.3 1.8 0.9 1.6 2.4 9.9 4.1 10.0 2.9 5.7 3.8 9.1
Ifugao 6.9 4.3 3.8 8.9 21.5 44.2 21.4 35.5 41.2 53.8 18.1 47.5
Kalinga 5.1 5.2 8.6 8.5 35.2 52.0 17.3 34.3 15.2 43.5 10.2 38.1
Mt. Province 9.9 8.5 10.5 5.5 23.9 56.5 28.6 56.6 17.5 52.1 31.7 49.7

Region I 1.6 1.4 1.7 1.6 20.8 25.9 16.3 20.8 13.9 19.4 14.6 19.7
Ilocos Norte 3.6 2.2 2.6 2.5 10.4 22.2 10.9 18.2 6.7 15.3 8.2 16.5
Ilocos Sur 4.0 3.1 4.9 2.7 11.3 24.6 9.7 20.0 9.1 25.1 9.4 18.3
La Union 3.8 4.3 3.1 4.6 15.6 28.2 14.3 28.5 14.6 24.9 11.5 26.5
Pangasinan 2.0 1.8 2.3 2.0 23.2 29.8 16.5 22.5 13.2 20.8 15.2 21.8

Region II 1.5 1.5 1.6 1.2 19.5 24.5 19.7 24.8 17.1 22.5 14.5 18.4
Batanesa/ 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 14.3 14.3 21.4 21.4 10.0 10.0
Cagayan 2.7 2.6 2.0 2.8 21.3 30.3 17.1 25.6 14.3 21.0 13.4 22.5
Isabela 2.2 2.3 2.5 1.3 19.8 27.2 22.9 30.4 17.6 25.9 13.2 17.4
Nueva Vizcaya 3.5 3.2 6.2 3.4 6.7 18.1 6.2 16.9 6.7 27.3 10.2 21.3
Quirino 3.7 3.9 1.4 3.2 6.1 18.1 8.2 20.9 19.4 24.0 14.2 24.7

Region III 0.9 0.9 1.3 1.3 11.5 14.5 10.9 14.0 10.1 14.4 10.9 15.2
Auroraa/ 9.7 7.5 0.0 0.0 6.4 38.4 8.1 32.7 30.7 30.7 25.8 25.8
Bataan 2.8 1.0 1.2 2.1 4.7 14.0 3.8 7.2 5.3 9.2 4.3 11.2
Bulacan 0.9 1.0 1.2 1.4 5.3 8.3 5.8 9.2 4.7 8.6 3.7 8.2
Nueva Ecija 2.4 2.6 2.9 2.1 22.3 30.2 22.8 31.3 18.3 27.7 21.1 28.0
Pampanga 0.7 1.2 1.2 1.2 2.2 4.5 3.9 7.9 4.4 8.3 3.3 7.2
Tarlac 2.4 2.6 2.0 3.4 16.7 24.7 11.3 19.8 10.8 17.3 15.5 26.6
Zambales 3.5 2.2 4.0 2.6 11.5 23.1 5.7 13.1 11.3 24.6 10.2 18.7

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 13


Table 5. Standard Error and Confidence Interval of First Semester Poverty Incidence among Families, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015

First Semester Poverty Incidence among Families


Standard Error 90% Confidence Interval
Region/Province 2006 2009 2012 2015
2006 2009 2012 2015
Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit

Region IV-A 0.8 0.9 1.5 1.3 8.8 11.4 9.3 12.3 8.8 13.6 8.2 12.6
Batangas 1.6 2.3 3.6 1.8 10.7 15.9 10.3 17.9 13.5 25.3 8.2 14.3
Cavite 0.8 0.8 1.3 1.5 1.6 4.2 2.4 5.1 2.1 6.2 5.8 10.8
Laguna 1.0 1.8 1.1 1.6 4.1 7.5 4.4 10.4 4.4 8.1 3.4 8.5
Quezon 2.6 2.6 4.2 5.4 23.1 31.7 18.5 27.0 15.7 29.5 13.4 31.3
Rizal 1.3 1.9 1.5 1.3 3.5 7.6 6.5 12.6 5.1 10.1 5.2 9.5

Region IV-B 2.4 2.3 3.3 2.6 30.1 38.1 26.8 34.4 23.1 33.8 17.7 26.3
Marinduque 5.2 4.4 5.7 5.8 24.5 41.5 17.7 32.3 20.0 38.9 10.4 29.4
Occidental Mindoro 7.8 4.8 10.1 8.6 26.6 52.3 20.6 36.3 21.3 54.6 18.3 46.4
Oriental Mindoro 3.4 3.3 6.1 3.7 28.2 39.3 27.5 38.5 16.2 36.2 14.4 26.7
Palawan 5.0 5.5 5.3 3.5 22.3 38.7 20.2 38.3 16.5 33.8 11.7 23.3
Romblon 3.5 4.6 3.5 6.2 32.6 44.2 28.3 43.3 24.0 35.5 16.6 37.0

Region V 1.6 1.7 2.2 2.3 33.5 38.9 33.8 39.2 30.6 37.7 27.1 34.8
Albay 3.3 3.2 3.5 3.6 26.9 37.7 28.5 39.2 30.3 41.9 19.2 31.1
Camarines Norte 6.0 4.5 5.4 8.3 19.7 39.4 25.0 39.7 15.9 33.6 22.9 50.1
Camarines Sur 2.9 3.1 2.8 3.8 33.9 43.4 32.1 42.2 28.8 38.1 22.9 35.4
Catanduanes 7.3 6.3 1.7 4.7 19.2 43.2 10.0 30.6 24.3 29.8 31.9 47.4
Masbate 4.5 4.5 6.1 5.1 40.4 55.2 42.4 57.2 34.2 54.2 23.2 39.9
Sorsogon 2.6 3.6 5.9 7.5 26.3 35.0 28.4 40.1 22.4 41.9 23.4 48.0

Region VI 1.7 1.8 2.3 2.3 24.7 30.2 23.7 29.7 20.9 28.5 20.4 27.9
Aklan 5.4 7.0 4.1 4.5 23.4 41.3 26.8 50.0 14.3 27.7 16.4 31.2
Antique 6.8 6.3 4.9 5.5 33.4 55.8 23.6 44.3 24.0 40.1 19.2 37.3
Capiz 3.3 10.1 9.6 7.6 20.2 30.9 6.4 39.5 9.6 41.2 6.0 31.1
Guimarasa/ 3.7 4.8 5.1 5.4 19.3 31.4 10.8 26.5 17.8 34.6 10.4 28.3
Iloilo 3.0 2.4 4.3 3.8 15.8 25.8 18.4 26.3 14.8 29.0 14.8 27.3
Negros Occidental 2.6 2.6 3.4 3.7 24.6 33.2 24.1 32.5 20.5 31.8 22.2 34.4

Region VII 2.0 2.0 2.4 2.4 31.7 38.3 28.2 34.9 24.8 32.8 23.1 31.0
Bohol 4.1 4.6 4.3 3.6 34.2 47.8 31.0 46.3 25.4 39.5 18.7 30.7
Cebu 2.1 2.4 2.9 2.3 24.8 31.8 22.7 30.6 17.6 27.3 17.7 25.3
Negros Oriental 4.8 4.7 7.9 5.6 42.5 58.2 34.1 49.7 32.3 58.2 32.7 51.1
Siquijora/ 10.8 5.5 0.0 0.0 15.6 51.1 17.1 35.2 24.6 24.6 53.0 53.0

Region VIII 1.9 1.9 2.8 2.7 30.2 36.3 33.2 39.3 32.5 41.8 34.8 43.8
Biliran 3.9 8.5 1.4 0.5 17.8 30.6 20.7 48.5 18.4 23.0 14.3 16.1
Eastern Samar 5.4 5.2 9.0 7.4 30.5 48.3 38.1 55.3 44.6 74.2 28.0 52.2
Leyte 2.8 2.7 3.3 3.7 28.5 37.9 28.7 37.6 26.5 37.3 33.0 45.1
Northern Samar 6.6 6.1 7.2 5.7 34.3 55.9 33.6 53.7 31.9 55.5 43.1 61.8

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 14


Table 5. Standard Error and Confidence Interval of First Semester Poverty Incidence among Families, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015

First Semester Poverty Incidence among Families


Standard Error 90% Confidence Interval
Region/Province 2006 2009 2012 2015
2006 2009 2012 2015
Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit

Southern Leyte 4.3 4.7 8.8 6.3 14.7 29.0 20.4 36.0 22.0 50.9 20.0 40.8
Western Samar 3.3 4.4 4.4 7.9 24.1 35.0 30.1 44.7 28.7 43.3 28.8 54.7

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 15


Table 5. Standard Error and Confidence Interval of First Semester Poverty Incidence among Families, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015

First Semester Poverty Incidence among Families


Standard Error 90% Confidence Interval
Region/Province 2006 2009 2012 2015
2006 2009 2012 2015
Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit

Region IX 2.6 3.1 4.0 3.8 36.8 45.3 36.4 46.5 30.3 43.5 24.8 37.1
Zamboanga del Norte 5.0 4.6 5.7 4.3 53.4 69.7 56.1 71.0 41.0 59.6 38.8 52.8
Zamboanga del Surc 3.0 3.4 5.8 5.0 25.6 35.6 23.4 34.7 20.6 39.7 14.3 30.6
Zamboanga Sibugay 5.4 4.3 7.3 5.6 28.3 46.1 33.8 47.8 24.8 48.9 26.5 45.0
Isabela Citya/ 14.3 8.7 1.0 4.7 14.5 61.7 9.4 37.9 17.7 21.0 6.6 22.1

Region X 2.0 2.5 3.4 3.2 31.8 38.5 31.2 39.6 30.1 41.2 29.8 40.1
Bukidnon 5.5 4.0 4.9 3.8 31.4 49.4 32.3 45.3 35.3 51.3 47.4 59.9
Camiguina/ 3.6 2.6 2.7 2.6 21.6 33.3 13.0 21.5 30.4 39.3 35.8 44.2
Lanao del Norte 4.0 5.1 6.2 8.9 29.8 42.9 32.0 48.7 32.2 52.7 26.8 56.0
Misamis Occidental 4.0 5.2 13.4 8.3 30.6 43.8 31.6 48.6 14.5 58.6 16.4 43.8
Misamis Oriental 2.9 4.8 4.0 3.8 24.5 34.1 21.1 36.9 18.3 31.6 12.6 25.2

Region XI 1.9 2.8 4.0 2.5 23.7 30.1 22.6 31.9 22.0 35.1 16.4 24.6
Davao del Norte 5.0 7.7 6.2 7.9 23.9 40.5 16.5 41.8 20.7 41.1 14.6 40.6
Davao del Sur 2.3 3.3 5.0 2.7 17.1 24.6 15.3 26.2 14.1 30.5 11.0 19.8
Davao Oriental 4.6 4.7 7.3 6.7 34.2 49.5 39.9 55.3 35.9 60.0 16.0 38.0
Compostela Valley 3.7 5.3 7.1 3.4 23.4 35.6 24.0 41.4 24.6 48.0 23.7 34.7

Region XII 2.1 2.5 3.5 3.5 31.3 38.1 27.0 35.1 31.7 43.3 31.7 43.1
North Cotabato 3.5 3.6 5.7 5.5 23.4 35.1 18.5 30.4 34.5 53.3 32.7 50.9
Saranggani 5.0 5.5 4.1 9.6 32.6 49.1 36.4 54.4 39.8 53.2 38.8 70.3
South Cotabato 3.1 4.3 6.3 4.2 23.4 33.5 19.6 33.9 17.6 38.3 18.0 31.8
Sultan Kudarat 5.7 5.4 4.7 8.5 42.4 61.3 35.3 53.1 33.9 49.4 33.4 61.4
Cotabato City 7.8 4.5 10.8 13.3 20.8 46.3 17.0 31.9 23.7 59.3 13.3 56.9

Caraga 2.1 2.2 2.7 2.3 39.8 46.8 39.7 46.9 29.7 38.6 31.5 39.2
Agusan del Norte 4.2 3.5 5.7 5.4 30.5 44.1 27.8 39.3 22.6 41.5 22.3 40.0
Agusan del Sur 4.7 4.6 7.8 4.2 38.0 53.4 43.7 58.9 25.8 51.4 37.7 51.6
Surigao Del Norte 3.9 5.0 4.9 3.6 39.0 51.7 39.6 55.9 26.6 42.6 27.3 39.1
Surigao Del Sur 3.6 3.6 2.9 4.2 39.2 51.0 37.2 49.2 26.9 36.6 25.9 39.7

ARMM 3.0 2.7 3.8 4.3 38.1 47.8 37.6 46.4 40.6 53.2 46.3 60.6
Basilan 9.7 9.4 4.7 6.8 15.2 47.2 22.1 52.8 24.9 40.2 19.5 41.8
Lanao del Sur 6.5 6.2 4.1 3.6 27.5 48.8 41.2 61.5 62.1 75.7 64.3 76.1
Maguindanao 4.6 5.5 2.9 4.2 40.1 55.3 28.4 46.7 53.0 62.6 43.4 57.3
Sulu 6.1 3.5 3.8 6.5 32.8 52.9 32.1 43.7 24.1 36.6 51.1 72.6
Tawi-tawi 7.8 7.5 6.7 3.8 37.8 63.5 36.0 60.6 9.8 31.8 4.1 16.8

Notes:
a/ Caution in utilizing the estimate for these provinces must be observed due to its very small sample size.

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 16


Table 6. Standard Error and Confidence Interval of First Semester Poverty Incidence among Population, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015

First Semester Poverty Incidence among Population


Standard Error 90% Confidence Interval
Region/Province 2006 2009 2012 2015
2006 2009 2012 2015
Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit

PHILIPPINES 0.5 0.7 0.8 0.8 27.9 29.7 27.4 29.8 26.5 29.3 25.0 27.6

NCR 0.7 0.9 0.7 0.8 3.2 5.5 3.8 6.9 4.3 6.5 5.2 7.8
1st District 1.5 2.1 1.6 2.0 2.1 7.2 3.0 10.0 3.6 8.9 4.5 23.5
2nd District 1.7 2.1 1.0 1.5 1.5 6.9 1.0 8.0 2.6 6.0 3.2 8.1
3rd District 0.9 2.1 1.5 1.6 2.9 5.9 5.8 12.7 4.5 9.4 5.5 10.8
4th District 1.0 1.2 1.2 1.1 2.7 6.0 1.1 5.2 3.5 7.4 4.0 7.4

CAR 2.8 3.0 5.4 4.7 26.0 35.2 23.7 33.5 19.9 37.5 19.0 34.4
Abra 4.9 6.8 3.1 2.7 42.0 58.2 40.4 62.9 39.3 49.5 38.3 47.2
Apayao 7.2 10.9 18.5 6.9 44.7 68.5 32.9 68.9 32.6 93.4 30.8 53.4
Benguet 3.1 2.4 1.1 2.3 3.1 13.2 5.0 13.0 4.2 7.8 5.7 13.2
Ifugao 8.3 5.4 3.7 10.5 27.9 55.2 26.4 44.2 48.0 60.3 23.1 57.8
Kalinga 6.1 6.6 10.2 8.6 39.1 59.3 22.9 44.7 19.8 53.5 15.3 43.4
Mt. Province 9.8 9.0 10.8 5.3 28.6 60.9 38.4 68.1 27.5 63.1 41.2 58.5

Region I 1.8 1.7 2.1 1.9 26.9 32.8 21.1 26.5 17.7 24.6 18.6 24.8
Ilocos Norte 4.3 2.8 3.2 2.8 13.1 27.2 13.4 22.6 7.8 18.3 10.4 19.5
Ilocos Sur 5.0 3.8 6.6 3.1 14.6 31.0 13.1 25.7 9.4 31.2 11.3 21.5
La Union 3.9 5.4 3.7 5.2 20.3 33.2 20.5 38.2 17.0 29.0 14.1 31.4
Pangasinan 2.3 2.1 2.9 2.4 30.4 38.0 21.0 27.9 18.0 27.4 20.1 28.1

Region II 1.8 1.9 2.1 1.5 24.2 30.1 24.7 30.9 21.6 28.5 19.0 24.0
Batanesa/ 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 14.3 14.3 37.2 37.2 18.4 18.4
Cagayan 3.0 3.1 2.0 3.3 25.3 35.2 21.1 31.4 19.1 25.6 16.4 27.3
Isabela 2.7 2.8 3.4 1.8 25.1 33.8 28.6 37.7 21.1 32.4 17.4 23.4
Nueva Vizcaya 4.7 4.3 8.2 4.0 8.5 23.9 8.0 22.3 10.8 37.7 16.3 29.5
Quirino 6.2 5.2 2.9 3.8 7.7 28.2 13.4 30.4 21.5 31.1 20.4 32.8

Region III 1.1 1.1 1.6 1.5 14.4 17.9 14.0 17.6 12.9 18.3 13.4 18.3
Auroraa/ 12.6 7.9 0.0 0.0 6.7 48.1 16.7 42.9 38.3 38.3 30.1 30.1
Bataan 4.0 1.4 2.1 3.2 7.3 20.3 4.9 9.6 7.2 14.3 5.6 16.3
Bulacan 1.2 1.4 1.4 2.1 7.4 11.4 8.4 13.1 6.6 11.3 4.3 11.1
Nueva Ecija 2.8 2.9 3.6 2.4 26.4 35.5 27.6 37.2 23.4 35.2 25.7 33.5
Pampanga 1.1 1.6 1.5 1.6 3.0 6.6 5.4 10.7 6.1 11.0 4.7 9.9
Tarlac 2.8 2.8 3.1 3.2 21.2 30.4 14.2 23.5 12.2 22.3 18.2 28.9
Zambales 4.0 3.5 5.6 2.8 15.8 29.0 8.1 19.5 13.6 31.9 15.4 24.7

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 16


Table 6. Standard Error and Confidence Interval of First Semester Poverty Incidence among Population, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015

First Semester Poverty Incidence among Population


Standard Error 90% Confidence Interval
Region/Province 2006 2009 2012 2015
2006 2009 2012 2015
Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit

Region IV-A 1.1 1.2 1.8 1.7 11.4 14.8 12.4 16.3 11.2 17.3 10.7 16.1
Batangas 2.0 2.8 4.3 2.5 13.7 20.4 14.0 23.2 16.8 31.0 10.5 18.7
Cavite 1.0 1.1 1.8 2.1 2.4 5.7 3.5 7.0 2.6 8.5 7.9 14.9
Laguna 1.3 2.6 1.7 1.6 5.0 9.1 5.4 13.9 5.7 11.3 4.2 9.6
Quezon 3.5 3.3 5.3 6.8 30.7 42.2 24.5 35.4 20.5 38.0 16.9 39.4
Rizal 1.5 2.6 1.7 2.0 4.7 9.7 9.0 17.6 6.6 12.3 7.2 13.7

Region IV-B 2.7 2.6 3.8 3.3 38.2 47.1 34.9 43.3 31.0 43.5 24.3 35.3
Marinduque 5.4 5.3 8.9 3.9 35.2 53.0 22.6 40.1 24.1 53.5 19.6 32.3
Occidental Mindoro 8.4 5.5 10.7 9.9 34.6 62.1 30.3 48.3 31.2 66.4 27.9 60.5
Oriental Mindoro 3.9 3.5 6.7 4.9 35.2 48.1 35.7 47.3 23.8 45.9 19.7 35.7
Palawan 5.6 6.1 6.0 4.3 29.2 47.5 26.0 45.9 22.3 42.1 17.2 31.2
Romblon 3.8 5.7 4.0 5.8 41.8 54.5 38.0 56.8 34.6 47.8 24.8 43.8

Region V 1.9 1.9 2.4 2.6 42.0 48.2 42.2 48.6 39.3 47.3 34.7 43.2
Albay 4.1 3.9 4.9 4.4 34.2 47.8 34.7 47.4 35.8 52.1 25.6 40.2
Camarines Norte 6.7 5.8 7.1 8.5 27.2 49.4 33.2 52.2 21.6 44.9 30.0 58.0
Camarines Sur 3.0 3.5 3.2 3.9 42.7 52.7 39.6 51.2 37.9 48.2 30.8 43.8
Catanduanes 8.9 7.5 1.4 2.9 25.1 54.5 12.4 37.0 33.1 37.7 43.0 52.5
Masbate 4.4 5.1 6.3 6.2 48.9 63.4 53.6 70.3 43.3 63.9 28.6 48.9
Sorsogon 4.2 3.7 6.4 8.8 33.1 46.9 36.8 49.0 31.6 52.6 30.4 59.2

Region VI 1.9 2.0 2.7 2.8 31.0 37.3 30.9 37.4 27.2 36.1 25.9 35.1
Aklan 6.2 8.4 4.2 4.4 29.8 50.1 34.9 62.6 19.9 33.7 18.9 33.3
Antique 7.6 7.6 5.3 7.6 39.1 64.2 30.5 55.6 31.6 49.1 24.3 49.2
Capiz 4.0 9.9 9.4 9.5 25.2 38.4 12.4 44.9 14.9 45.9 10.0 41.3
Guimarasa/ 3.3 6.1 7.3 8.9 24.5 35.3 16.7 36.8 25.3 49.2 6.2 35.5
Iloilo 3.5 2.8 5.2 4.7 20.8 32.3 25.3 34.6 19.4 36.7 18.8 34.3
Negros Occidental 3.1 2.9 4.2 4.6 31.2 41.4 30.9 40.4 27.3 41.1 28.3 43.3

Region VII 2.2 2.2 2.6 2.5 36.5 43.7 33.7 40.8 29.3 38.0 26.4 34.5
Bohol 4.9 5.1 4.9 4.3 41.0 57.0 36.6 53.4 29.7 45.9 22.7 37.0
Cebu 2.4 2.6 3.1 2.3 29.4 37.4 28.1 36.7 21.9 32.2 20.7 28.1
Negros Oriental 5.0 4.7 8.7 6.5 45.4 61.7 39.6 55.1 36.7 65.2 35.9 57.4
Siquijora/ 9.0 5.2 0.0 0.0 12.7 42.4 19.7 36.7 31.6 31.6 55.1 55.2

Region VIII 2.1 2.1 3.0 3.0 37.9 44.9 40.4 47.3 40.4 50.3 42.4 52.2
Biliran 4.6 9.1 2.2 1.6 27.3 42.4 26.4 56.5 24.6 31.7 15.6 20.9
Eastern Samar 5.7 5.2 8.2 6.3 42.3 61.2 45.8 63.0 53.6 80.6 39.6 60.4
Leyte 3.3 3.3 3.5 3.7 34.0 44.8 34.0 44.7 34.4 46.0 40.6 52.7
Northern Samar 7.0 6.3 7.9 7.0 42.8 66.0 42.0 62.8 40.0 66.1 50.0 73.1

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 17


Table 6. Standard Error and Confidence Interval of First Semester Poverty Incidence among Population, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015

First Semester Poverty Incidence among Population


Standard Error 90% Confidence Interval
Region/Province 2006 2009 2012 2015
2006 2009 2012 2015
Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit

Southern Leyte 5.8 6.0 11.3 8.7 20.4 39.6 29.0 48.8 24.2 61.5 22.3 50.9
Western Samar 4.2 4.3 4.5 8.8 30.2 43.9 38.1 52.3 36.7 51.4 35.0 64.0

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 18


Table 6. Standard Error and Confidence Interval of First Semester Poverty Incidence among Population, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015

First Semester Poverty Incidence among Population


Standard Error 90% Confidence Interval
Region/Province 2006 2009 2012 2015
2006 2009 2012 2015
Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit

Region IX 2.9 3.2 4.2 4.4 41.3 50.6 42.8 53.4 35.9 49.7 31.8 46.3
Zamboanga del Norte 5.3 4.0 6.0 5.0 58.3 75.8 64.5 77.8 46.1 65.9 47.8 64.4
Zamboanga del Surc 3.3 3.8 6.2 5.8 29.4 40.3 28.1 40.8 25.4 46.0 19.7 38.9
Zamboanga Sibugay 6.5 4.2 9.3 6.8 32.1 53.4 40.3 54.0 29.8 60.4 33.6 56.1
Isabela Citya/ 17.3 8.8 2.4 6.4 18.6 75.4 17.2 46.3 23.0 31.0 10.4 31.3

Region X 2.4 2.9 3.7 3.5 38.8 46.6 37.3 46.9 37.1 49.2 35.2 46.6
Bukidnon 6.3 4.4 5.3 3.8 39.7 60.4 40.6 55.1 42.0 59.5 52.4 64.9
Camiguina/ 3.4 6.5 2.5 3.4 23.8 35.1 12.5 33.8 41.1 49.4 39.1 50.3
Lanao del Norte 4.6 5.9 6.6 11.0 36.6 51.7 36.4 55.8 39.4 61.2 32.0 68.0
Misamis Occidental 4.0 5.5 13.3 8.2 37.0 50.1 39.5 57.5 24.0 67.7 21.3 48.3
Misamis Oriental 3.5 5.5 4.8 4.9 29.5 41.0 24.4 42.6 23.4 39.3 16.1 32.1

Region XI 2.2 3.3 4.3 2.9 29.1 36.3 28.0 38.8 27.4 41.5 21.9 31.5
Davao del Norte 5.5 8.1 6.5 9.0 29.5 47.7 19.6 46.2 26.8 48.2 19.6 49.2
Davao del Sur 2.6 4.2 5.3 3.2 20.7 29.2 19.7 33.5 18.3 35.6 14.8 25.3
Davao Oriental 4.7 5.1 8.0 6.9 43.2 58.8 50.0 66.7 42.6 68.9 25.2 48.0
Compostela Valley 4.8 5.5 7.6 4.4 28.6 44.2 30.4 48.6 30.5 55.5 29.6 44.1

Region XII 2.2 2.7 3.8 3.6 37.8 45.0 34.5 43.3 39.6 52.0 38.5 50.4
North Cotabato 4.0 4.4 5.9 5.1 29.1 42.4 24.4 39.0 42.9 62.3 40.5 57.2
Saranggani 5.2 5.5 5.0 8.3 38.2 55.2 45.6 63.6 45.1 61.4 48.0 75.3
South Cotabato 3.4 4.5 7.4 4.7 28.7 39.7 25.8 40.6 23.2 47.6 22.3 37.9
Sultan Kudarat 5.9 5.7 4.7 9.2 50.3 69.6 45.1 63.9 41.9 57.4 41.1 71.3
Cotabato City 7.8 6.1 10.8 14.6 28.0 53.7 22.4 42.4 32.2 67.6 18.9 66.8

Caraga 2.3 2.3 2.9 2.8 46.4 53.9 48.1 55.5 37.2 46.7 39.3 48.5
Agusan del Norte 4.1 3.8 5.6 5.7 36.2 49.7 36.5 49.1 28.3 46.8 30.2 49.1
Agusan del Sur 5.3 4.7 8.8 4.7 42.6 60.1 50.1 65.5 34.1 63.0 47.0 62.5
Surigao Del Norte 4.2 4.9 5.7 5.0 46.4 60.2 48.6 64.6 33.9 52.5 31.5 47.8
Surigao Del Sur 3.7 4.2 2.8 5.1 47.8 60.1 45.4 59.2 34.9 43.9 33.3 49.9

ARMM 3.0 2.9 3.9 4.4 44.8 54.8 44.9 54.5 46.5 59.4 51.7 66.2
Basilan 11.5 10.3 5.0 7.1 23.9 61.7 28.3 62.1 33.6 49.9 29.5 52.8
Lanao del Sur 6.3 6.1 3.9 3.1 33.8 54.5 49.3 69.5 68.0 80.8 69.2 79.4
Maguindanao 4.6 6.5 2.6 4.6 48.0 63.1 34.7 56.1 61.2 69.7 51.9 66.9
Sulu 6.4 4.2 3.0 5.8 37.7 58.6 37.7 51.5 30.8 40.8 56.2 75.3
Tawi-tawi 9.2 7.8 7.7 4.6 39.8 70.2 41.1 66.8 14.0 39.2 5.9 21.0

Notes:
a/ Caution in utilizing the estimate for these provinces must be observed due to its very small sample size.

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 19


Table 7. Standard Error and Confidence Interval of First Semester Subsistence Incidence among Families, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015

First Semester Subsistence Incidence among Families


Standard Error 90% Confidence Interval
Region/Province
2006 2009 2012 2015
2006 2009 2012 2015
Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit

PHILIPPINES 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.4 10.3 11.3 9.4 10.6 9.2 10.7 8.4 9.9

NCR 0.1 0.4 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.7 0.1 1.3 0.7 1.4 0.8 1.6
1st District 0.5 0.4 0.5 0.8 0.0 1.6 0.1 1.5 0.2 1.7 0.4 23.5
2nd District 0.1 0.9 0.4 0.4 0.0 0.3 0.0 2.2 0.2 1.5 0.0 1.3
3rd District 0.3 0.7 0.5 0.5 0.2 1.2 0.1 2.4 0.9 2.4 1.1 2.6
4th District 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.5 0.3 1.0 0.0 0.9 0.4 1.5 0.4 1.9

CAR 1.8 1.8 3.0 2.3 10.9 16.7 9.7 15.5 7.3 17.3 5.4 13.0
Abra 4.4 5.5 1.4 3.9 16.0 30.5 15.5 33.7 18.1 22.6 6.9 19.9
Apayao 8.2 7.6 17.8 7.1 20.4 47.4 17.6 42.5 11.1 69.6 14.9 38.2
Benguet 0.5 0.9 0.5 0.6 0.7 2.4 0.8 3.7 0.4 2.1 0.3 2.2
Ifugao 3.8 3.7 3.8 7.2 5.5 18.0 9.5 21.6 21.8 34.3 4.7 28.3
Kalinga 4.4 3.9 6.7 4.3 21.4 35.8 8.3 21.3 5.0 27.0 4.7 18.8
Mt. Province 7.8 6.8 5.2 2.4 11.4 37.2 13.6 36.0 6.5 23.6 15.3 23.1

Region I 1.0 0.9 1.1 0.8 7.1 10.5 4.7 7.5 4.3 8.0 4.3 6.7
Ilocos Norte 1.9 1.2 1.2 1.2 3.6 9.9 0.9 4.8 1.9 5.8 0.6 4.6
Ilocos Sur 1.4 1.2 4.1 1.3 1.2 5.7 1.3 5.3 2.1 15.7 2.8 7.2
La Union 2.0 3.4 1.8 2.4 5.0 11.7 2.3 13.5 3.6 9.4 4.2 12.1
Pangasinan 1.5 1.1 1.6 0.9 8.2 13.1 5.2 8.7 3.3 8.5 3.9 6.9

Region II 1.0 0.8 1.1 0.6 6.5 9.7 6.0 8.7 5.1 8.6 3.8 5.7
Batanesa/ 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 7.1 7.1 0.0 0.0
Cagayan 2.0 1.3 1.4 1.1 6.9 13.5 4.8 9.0 4.2 8.8 3.7 7.5
Isabela 1.3 1.3 1.0 0.6 6.0 10.4 7.3 11.5 4.8 8.1 2.6 4.7
Nueva Vizcaya 1.6 2.0 6.3 1.1 2.3 7.6 0.0 6.3 0.2 21.0 4.0 7.6
Quirino 1.7 1.7 0.4 2.8 0.4 6.1 0.0 5.4 4.3 5.8 3.1 12.3

Region III 0.6 0.5 0.6 0.9 3.5 5.4 3.4 5.2 2.9 4.7 3.6 6.5
Auroraa/ 10.3 4.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 30.7 1.3 17.2 10.8 10.8 18.7 18.7
Bataan 1.3 0.6 1.0 1.1 0.5 4.8 0.0 2.0 0.0 3.3 0.0 3.1
Bulacan 0.4 0.7 0.3 0.7 0.6 1.9 0.4 2.6 0.6 1.7 0.4 2.9
Nueva Ecija 2.0 1.9 1.3 1.8 7.2 13.8 8.6 14.7 6.6 10.8 7.4 13.3
Pampanga 0.3 0.4 0.6 0.6 0.3 1.3 0.3 1.7 0.7 2.6 0.3 2.1
Tarlac 1.3 1.1 1.3 3.4 4.9 9.2 3.3 7.0 1.5 5.7 2.4 13.7
Zambales 2.2 1.8 2.3 2.1 2.4 9.8 2.5 8.5 3.6 11.3 3.6 10.4

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 19


Table 7. Standard Error and Confidence Interval of First Semester Subsistence Incidence among Families, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015

First Semester Subsistence Incidence among Families


Standard Error 90% Confidence Interval
Region/Province
2006 2009 2012 2015
2006 2009 2012 2015
Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit
Region IV-A 0.3 0.5 0.7 0.6 2.3 3.4 2.4 4.0 2.7 5.1 2.3 4.3
Batangas 0.9 1.5 2.4 1.0 3.0 5.8 2.4 7.2 4.7 12.6 2.3 5.6
Cavite 0.3 0.2 0.5 0.7 0.2 1.0 0.0 0.5 0.0 1.6 1.3 3.7
Laguna 0.5 0.7 0.6 0.9 1.2 2.9 0.6 3.1 1.5 3.4 0.4 3.3
Quezon 1.2 1.5 2.1 2.5 5.2 9.2 4.9 9.7 3.0 9.8 3.0 11.2
Rizal 0.5 1.1 0.7 0.5 0.3 2.0 1.5 5.1 1.5 3.7 1.3 3.0

Region IV-B 1.8 1.8 2.0 1.7 13.1 19.1 9.6 15.6 9.5 16.1 5.9 11.6
Marinduque 2.8 1.6 4.0 2.1 7.4 16.6 6.4 11.8 2.6 15.6 2.4 9.4
Occidental Mindoro 4.8 3.7 4.3 6.1 13.8 29.5 4.7 16.7 14.2 28.3 6.2 26.3
Oriental Mindoro 2.5 2.3 4.3 2.9 11.4 19.7 8.3 15.8 5.6 19.8 4.5 13.9
Palawan 4.3 4.6 3.6 1.8 7.8 21.8 6.4 21.5 5.7 17.6 3.5 9.4
Romblon 2.9 2.8 1.9 1.9 11.9 21.5 10.7 19.9 5.8 12.1 4.2 10.6

Region V 1.2 1.2 1.4 1.5 15.4 19.3 14.6 18.5 11.8 16.4 8.9 13.9
Albay 1.7 2.5 2.6 1.8 11.8 17.5 13.6 21.7 12.6 21.2 4.9 10.7
Camarines Norte 3.7 2.1 2.5 4.4 8.0 20.2 6.2 12.9 3.4 11.7 9.4 23.7
Camarines Sur 2.0 2.2 2.1 3.0 16.5 23.0 14.3 21.4 9.1 16.0 3.9 14.0
Catanduanes 5.1 4.3 0.9 0.6 8.0 24.9 1.7 16.0 17.5 20.6 20.9 22.8
Masbate 4.2 4.1 3.5 2.0 19.1 32.8 17.7 31.1 14.3 25.7 7.4 14.1
Sorsogon 1.8 2.0 3.3 4.6 6.4 12.2 9.1 15.7 6.1 17.1 7.6 22.6

Region VI 1.1 1.3 1.2 1.6 10.6 14.1 8.9 13.3 7.4 11.3 7.1 12.5
Aklan 3.4 4.0 1.7 1.0 10.3 21.5 11.6 24.7 3.1 8.8 2.5 5.8
Antique 4.6 2.8 4.3 4.6 16.3 31.4 9.5 18.6 3.7 18.0 6.4 21.6
Capiz 1.8 8.3 5.3 5.6 4.6 10.7 0.0 25.7 1.0 18.4 0.0 16.2
Guimarasa/ 1.5 0.0 3.6 2.6 6.5 11.4 0.0 0.0 3.7 15.5 0.6 9.0
Iloilo 1.7 1.5 2.0 2.9 6.3 11.8 6.1 11.0 5.4 12.2 5.0 14.5
Negros Occidental 1.8 1.7 1.8 2.6 10.4 16.3 9.0 14.7 7.1 12.9 6.9 15.4

Region VII 1.6 1.4 1.8 1.9 17.3 22.5 12.9 17.5 11.9 17.9 11.6 17.9
Bohol 3.6 3.3 3.0 1.8 17.4 29.3 13.4 24.2 11.0 20.9 7.9 13.7
Cebu 1.6 1.6 2.2 1.7 12.5 17.7 9.3 14.6 6.5 13.7 8.5 14.1
Negros Oriental 4.2 3.5 5.0 5.8 24.5 38.2 17.2 28.8 20.8 37.4 16.9 35.9
Siquijora/ 8.8 5.5 0.0 0.0 7.2 36.1 5.3 23.2 11.5 11.5 27.6 27.6

Region VIII 1.5 1.4 2.1 2.2 13.6 18.4 14.6 19.1 13.9 20.7 16.5 23.7
Biliran 1.7 6.4 2.0 1.0 6.8 12.3 5.0 26.0 1.7 8.2 1.8 4.9
Eastern Samar 4.1 5.2 6.4 7.0 13.6 27.2 18.1 35.1 24.6 45.6 10.0 33.1
Leyte 2.2 1.6 1.6 2.8 13.6 20.7 10.5 15.7 10.9 16.3 15.1 24.3
Northern Samar 5.7 5.4 5.8 5.4 15.4 34.3 16.4 34.2 11.5 30.5 23.8 41.4
Southern Leyte 1.9 3.3 8.7 4.6 3.6 9.8 5.9 16.8 4.4 32.9 4.6 19.8
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 20
Table 7. Standard Error and Confidence Interval of First Semester Subsistence Incidence among Families, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015

First Semester Subsistence Incidence among Families


Standard Error 90% Confidence Interval
Region/Province
2006 2009 2012 2015
2006 2009 2012 2015
Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit
Western Samar 2.7 3.5 2.4 6.6 6.3 15.1 12.6 24.1 10.6 18.5 9.6 31.4

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 21


Table 7. Standard Error and Confidence Interval of First Semester Subsistence Incidence among Families, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015

First Semester Subsistence Incidence among Families


Standard Error 90% Confidence Interval
Region/Province
2006 2009 2012 2015
2006 2009 2012 2015
Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit
Region IX 2.1 2.7 3.0 2.6 21.1 28.1 19.9 28.6 15.2 25.1 8.9 17.5
Zamboanga del Norte 4.5 5.1 5.2 4.8 35.5 50.4 37.0 53.8 22.4 39.5 15.5 31.4
Zamboanga del Surc 2.3 2.3 4.1 2.9 13.7 21.2 10.3 18.0 8.9 22.2 3.4 13.0
Zamboanga Sibugay 3.5 3.5 3.2 3.4 9.5 21.0 12.2 23.7 11.8 22.4 7.6 18.8
Isabela Citya/ 10.5 2.6 1.7 0.8 0.2 34.7 0.3 8.7 3.6 9.2 1.2 3.9

Region X 1.6 1.8 2.3 2.3 16.1 21.2 15.9 21.7 15.7 23.3 14.3 21.8
Bukidnon 3.9 2.9 4.4 3.6 15.6 28.4 14.7 24.1 16.7 31.2 24.8 36.7
Camiguina/ 3.1 1.9 4.3 3.7 7.7 18.1 0.3 6.6 10.1 24.3 11.9 24.1
Lanao del Norte 3.2 3.9 4.9 6.3 14.1 24.7 17.0 29.7 18.8 34.8 11.9 32.8
Misamis Occidental 2.6 3.3 7.3 7.9 13.9 22.4 14.2 25.1 4.5 28.6 1.0 26.9
Misamis Oriental 2.4 3.5 2.9 2.4 11.7 19.7 10.7 22.2 8.3 17.9 3.8 11.6

Region XI 1.2 2.1 2.4 1.4 10.1 14.2 9.7 16.4 9.3 17.1 5.6 10.3
Davao del Norte 3.5 6.3 4.9 4.4 9.9 21.4 4.3 25.0 6.9 23.0 3.8 18.4
Davao del Sur 1.3 2.1 2.8 1.6 6.6 10.7 5.9 12.8 5.2 14.6 3.8 9.2
Davao Oriental 3.5 4.9 4.9 3.5 13.1 24.5 18.2 34.4 17.6 33.7 3.0 14.7
Compostela Valley 3.4 3.4 4.6 2.5 9.1 20.3 8.5 19.7 7.5 22.5 5.4 13.7

Region XII 1.6 1.6 2.8 2.9 15.0 20.3 11.3 16.5 16.2 25.3 16.8 26.4
North Cotabato 3.3 2.7 5.1 4.9 10.2 21.0 6.9 15.8 21.0 37.6 16.9 33.2
Saranggani 3.1 3.5 2.0 8.3 15.1 25.3 14.2 25.8 22.7 29.4 18.2 45.5
South Cotabato 2.6 2.7 4.6 3.9 9.2 17.7 8.0 16.9 7.0 22.1 6.0 18.8
Sultan Kudarat 4.2 3.5 2.4 7.6 21.2 34.9 12.5 24.1 13.2 21.2 18.3 43.3
Cotabato City 5.7 4.3 8.3 6.9 7.6 26.2 3.2 17.4 6.9 34.2 5.2 28.0

Caraga 2.0 1.9 2.0 1.8 20.7 27.3 21.4 27.6 13.6 20.2 12.6 18.6
Agusan del Norte 3.6 2.8 3.7 3.3 13.4 25.1 13.1 22.2 11.3 23.3 8.9 19.9
Agusan del Sur 4.8 3.8 6.3 4.0 20.5 36.3 26.7 39.4 11.7 32.3 14.4 27.7
Surigao Del Norte 3.8 4.5 3.8 3.6 18.5 30.9 20.2 35.1 9.5 22.1 8.5 20.4
Surigao Del Sur 3.5 3.1 2.4 1.8 17.7 29.3 16.5 26.5 8.3 16.1 9.5 15.5

ARMM 2.0 2.1 3.3 3.5 13.4 20.1 11.6 18.6 15.0 25.8 19.4 31.0
Basilan 4.4 2.2 1.6 1.4 0.0 12.7 3.8 11.2 4.2 9.5 5.7 10.4
Lanao del Sur 3.8 5.4 5.3 5.3 7.5 19.8 17.4 35.2 34.3 51.7 36.2 53.7
Maguindanao 3.5 4.7 4.2 4.5 15.9 27.4 6.6 22.1 16.8 30.8 14.0 28.8
Sulu 4.6 1.4 1.8 4.7 9.3 24.4 4.3 8.8 3.5 9.6 14.9 30.3
Tawi-tawi 5.7 6.9 2.2 1.8 10.4 29.1 9.3 31.9 2.9 10.1 0.0 5.3

Notes:
a/ Caution in utilizing the estimate for these provinces must be observed due to its very small sample size.

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 22


Table 8. Standard Error and Confidence Interval of First Semester Subsistence Incidence among Population, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015

First Semester Subsistence Incidence among Population


Standard Error 90% Confidence Interval
Region/Province
2006 2009 2012 2015
2006 2009 2012 2015
Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit

PHILIPPINES 0.4 0.5 0.6 0.6 13.6 14.9 12.5 14.0 12.4 14.3 11.2 13.0

NCR 0.2 0.5 0.3 0.4 0.5 1.1 0.3 2.0 1.0 2.0 1.1 2.5
1st District 0.6 0.7 0.6 1.5 0.0 2.1 0.1 2.4 0.2 2.3 0.6 23.5
2nd District 0.2 1.2 0.4 0.6 0.0 0.5 0.0 3.1 0.5 1.9 0.0 2.1
3rd District 0.4 1.0 0.7 0.9 0.2 1.6 0.1 3.4 1.0 3.3 0.9 3.8
4th District 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.7 0.4 2.1 0.0 1.6 0.5 2.4 0.8 3.3

CAR 2.1 2.3 3.6 2.9 13.8 20.7 12.9 20.4 10.0 21.9 7.6 17.3
Abra 5.3 6.9 1.5 5.0 21.0 38.3 21.0 43.7 25.3 30.4 10.2 26.7
Apayao 7.4 8.4 18.9 7.8 27.3 51.5 22.8 50.4 14.2 76.4 18.3 43.9
Benguet 0.7 1.4 0.6 1.0 1.1 3.4 0.9 5.5 0.4 2.4 0.4 3.8
Ifugao 5.2 4.8 3.8 9.2 8.0 25.0 13.4 29.2 26.6 39.2 6.6 36.8
Kalinga 5.5 4.9 7.8 6.1 25.2 43.5 11.5 27.8 7.4 33.2 4.5 24.6
Mt. Province 8.1 7.1 5.6 3.5 14.2 40.9 18.7 42.0 10.8 29.1 19.0 30.5

Region I 1.3 1.1 1.6 1.0 9.7 14.0 6.6 10.3 6.0 11.1 5.6 9.1
Ilocos Norte 2.4 1.7 1.5 1.2 4.9 12.7 1.6 7.3 2.1 7.0 0.9 4.8
Ilocos Sur 2.0 1.6 5.9 1.8 1.1 7.9 2.0 7.2 1.7 21.1 3.3 9.1
La Union 2.7 4.3 2.5 3.3 6.4 15.1 4.4 18.6 4.9 13.3 5.7 16.4
Pangasinan 1.9 1.3 2.2 1.3 11.3 17.4 7.1 11.5 5.1 12.2 5.3 9.7

Region II 1.3 1.1 1.6 0.7 8.8 13.0 7.9 11.7 7.0 12.2 5.3 7.6
Batanesa/ 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 11.6 11.6 0.0 0.0
Cagayan 2.4 1.8 1.8 1.4 8.5 16.5 6.2 12.2 6.1 12.1 4.4 8.8
Isabela 1.9 1.8 1.7 0.8 8.3 14.4 9.7 15.6 5.9 11.6 3.8 6.5
Nueva Vizcaya 2.4 3.1 8.8 1.4 3.5 11.5 0.0 9.7 1.9 30.8 7.2 11.9
Quirino 3.2 2.2 1.2 4.1 0.5 11.0 0.0 7.1 4.1 8.0 4.4 17.9

Region III 0.7 0.7 0.8 1.0 4.7 7.0 4.6 6.9 4.0 6.7 4.4 7.6
Auroraa/ 13.4 7.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 38.6 2.7 25.9 13.6 13.6 21.3 21.3
Bataan 2.3 0.7 1.2 1.9 0.9 8.4 0.0 2.1 0.2 4.2 0.0 5.2
Bulacan 0.7 0.9 0.4 1.2 0.9 3.2 0.9 3.8 0.8 2.2 0.2 4.2
Nueva Ecija 2.3 2.2 1.7 2.1 9.5 17.2 10.6 18.0 9.8 15.4 9.2 16.1
Pampanga 0.5 0.7 0.9 0.8 0.3 1.9 0.6 3.0 1.0 3.9 0.4 3.1
Tarlac 1.8 1.5 2.1 3.0 6.7 12.7 4.3 9.2 2.3 9.2 3.6 13.6
Zambales 2.6 3.0 3.7 2.5 3.7 12.2 3.6 13.6 4.0 16.3 5.2 13.4

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 22


Table 8. Standard Error and Confidence Interval of First Semester Subsistence Incidence among Population, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015

First Semester Subsistence Incidence among Population


Standard Error 90% Confidence Interval
Region/Province
2006 2009 2012 2015
2006 2009 2012 2015
Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit
Region IV-A 0.5 0.7 1.0 0.8 3.2 4.8 3.4 5.5 3.8 7.0 3.0 5.8
Batangas 1.2 1.8 3.1 1.2 4.1 8.1 3.7 9.7 6.4 16.5 3.5 7.4
Cavite 0.4 0.2 0.7 1.1 0.3 1.6 0.0 0.6 0.0 2.1 1.6 5.1
Laguna 0.7 1.0 0.9 1.0 1.6 3.9 0.8 4.0 2.2 5.1 0.4 3.7
Quezon 1.7 2.0 3.1 3.8 7.7 13.4 7.2 13.8 4.6 14.8 3.7 16.2
Rizal 0.6 1.7 0.8 0.8 0.5 2.4 1.9 7.4 1.7 4.4 1.6 4.3

Region IV-B 2.3 2.1 2.5 2.4 17.9 25.3 13.6 20.5 13.9 22.2 9.1 17.0
Marinduque 3.7 2.6 5.6 4.6 11.9 24.1 8.0 16.5 3.4 21.7 1.5 16.5
Occidental Mindoro 6.0 5.0 6.9 6.0 18.3 38.1 7.6 24.1 16.9 39.5 14.5 34.3
Oriental Mindoro 3.3 3.0 5.1 3.9 15.7 26.5 11.2 21.1 9.7 26.5 6.9 19.9
Palawan 5.0 4.9 4.5 2.4 10.8 27.2 9.6 25.7 8.8 23.4 5.4 13.3
Romblon 4.3 4.2 2.8 2.6 16.3 30.5 15.7 29.5 10.4 19.5 6.6 15.2

Region V 1.4 1.5 1.9 1.8 20.9 25.7 20.1 25.2 16.3 22.7 12.5 18.5
Albay 2.4 3.2 4.1 2.2 16.7 24.6 17.0 27.6 15.1 28.5 8.0 15.3
Camarines Norte 5.3 3.3 3.6 5.3 12.2 29.6 9.5 20.3 4.3 16.2 14.9 32.2
Camarines Sur 2.5 2.8 2.7 3.3 21.9 30.0 19.5 28.8 13.6 22.4 6.2 17.2
Catanduanes 7.5 6.0 1.2 1.1 11.6 36.1 2.4 22.1 23.8 27.6 27.4 31.1
Masbate 4.2 4.9 4.6 3.0 24.9 38.6 26.5 42.6 20.5 35.5 9.7 19.5
Sorsogon 2.5 2.5 4.9 5.6 9.2 17.4 12.7 21.0 8.4 24.5 10.2 28.6

Region VI 1.4 1.6 1.5 2.3 14.4 19.0 12.3 17.7 10.5 15.5 9.3 16.9
Aklan 4.1 4.7 1.3 1.1 14.1 27.6 17.8 33.3 5.2 9.3 2.8 6.6
Antique 5.6 3.4 5.6 6.7 22.0 40.4 13.0 24.3 5.0 23.5 8.8 30.9
Capiz 2.6 9.8 5.7 8.7 7.0 15.4 0.0 30.9 3.1 21.9 0.0 24.6
Guimarasa/ 2.7 0.0 6.3 3.9 7.5 16.3 0.0 0.0 6.0 26.7 0.0 12.7
Iloilo 2.1 2.1 2.3 3.8 8.5 15.5 8.5 15.4 8.0 15.5 6.3 18.8
Negros Occidental 2.4 2.2 2.6 3.7 14.5 22.3 12.5 19.9 10.4 19.0 9.0 21.1

Region VII 1.8 1.7 2.2 2.1 21.0 27.0 16.2 21.8 14.2 21.5 13.0 19.9
Bohol 4.7 4.1 3.8 1.9 22.4 37.8 17.4 30.8 13.5 26.0 8.9 15.0
Cebu 1.9 2.0 2.5 1.7 15.7 21.9 12.0 18.5 8.3 16.4 9.7 15.2
Negros Oriental 4.5 4.1 6.3 6.5 27.6 42.2 20.9 34.4 23.6 44.5 19.8 41.3
Siquijora/ 8.3 5.3 0.0 0.0 4.8 32.0 6.1 23.6 12.6 12.6 29.2 29.2

Region VIII 1.9 1.7 2.5 2.7 18.5 24.7 19.4 25.0 18.9 27.0 21.7 30.5
Biliran 2.6 8.0 2.9 1.7 8.9 17.3 7.6 34.0 3.2 12.7 0.6 6.2
Eastern Samar 5.3 6.0 7.7 8.2 19.2 36.5 23.6 43.3 29.8 55.1 15.1 42.2
Leyte 2.7 2.0 2.1 3.2 17.5 26.3 13.6 20.1 16.1 22.9 19.6 30.2
Northern Samar 6.9 6.2 5.9 6.8 22.6 45.3 23.1 43.4 16.2 35.6 31.1 53.6
Southern Leyte 3.4 4.2 11.3 6.6 4.8 16.1 8.6 22.4 5.9 43.0 6.5 28.0
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 23
Table 8. Standard Error and Confidence Interval of First Semester Subsistence Incidence among Population, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015

First Semester Subsistence Incidence among Population


Standard Error 90% Confidence Interval
Region/Province
2006 2009 2012 2015
2006 2009 2012 2015
Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit
Western Samar 3.7 4.1 3.3 7.5 8.3 20.6 17.0 30.6 14.3 25.2 13.3 37.9

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 24


Table 8. Standard Error and Confidence Interval of First Semester Subsistence Incidence among Population, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015

First Semester Subsistence Incidence among Population


Standard Error 90% Confidence Interval
Region/Province
2006 2009 2012 2015
2006 2009 2012 2015
Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit
Region IX 2.5 3.0 3.5 3.6 25.3 33.6 24.6 34.5 19.4 31.0 12.4 24.4
Zamboanga del Norte 5.2 5.0 5.7 6.6 42.5 59.6 45.2 61.6 28.7 47.6 21.6 43.3
Zamboanga del Surc 2.6 2.8 5.1 4.0 16.3 25.0 12.7 22.0 11.2 27.9 4.8 17.9
Zamboanga Sibugay 4.5 4.1 5.0 4.8 12.1 26.8 16.4 29.8 14.7 31.1 11.3 27.1
Isabela Citya/ 15.3 4.0 0.9 1.2 1.4 51.6 0.0 12.6 7.3 10.4 1.9 5.8

Region X 2.1 2.1 2.8 2.7 21.3 28.1 20.6 27.6 20.9 30.0 17.7 26.6
Bukidnon 4.9 3.7 4.7 4.3 21.0 37.2 20.1 32.4 22.2 37.7 27.9 42.1
Camiguina/ 5.4 1.3 3.8 3.3 5.3 23.1 0.0 4.4 19.3 31.8 15.8 26.8
Lanao del Norte 4.2 4.8 5.6 8.2 18.9 32.5 20.5 36.4 25.1 43.4 15.5 42.3
Misamis Occidental 3.4 3.7 8.1 9.1 18.4 29.5 20.6 32.9 9.0 35.7 2.9 32.8
Misamis Oriental 3.3 4.0 4.1 3.1 15.4 26.3 13.5 26.8 11.0 24.5 5.1 15.4

Region XI 1.6 2.5 2.8 1.9 13.6 18.9 12.7 21.0 12.1 21.2 8.2 14.3
Davao del Norte 4.3 7.1 5.8 5.5 13.8 27.9 6.0 29.4 9.0 27.9 6.0 24.1
Davao del Sur 1.6 3.0 3.3 2.1 8.8 14.2 8.0 17.7 7.2 17.9 5.4 12.4
Davao Oriental 4.3 5.7 5.2 4.7 17.6 31.6 24.4 43.1 23.5 40.6 6.2 21.7
Compostela Valley 4.7 3.5 5.1 4.0 11.9 27.4 11.4 23.1 9.9 26.6 7.5 20.6

Region XII 2.0 1.9 3.3 3.3 19.3 25.7 15.6 21.9 22.2 32.9 21.9 32.6
North Cotabato 3.9 3.7 5.9 4.9 12.9 25.7 9.2 21.4 27.2 46.6 22.6 38.7
Saranggani 3.8 4.7 2.9 8.0 18.9 31.4 19.4 34.9 27.6 37.1 25.4 51.7
South Cotabato 3.1 3.1 5.7 4.7 12.0 22.2 11.3 21.6 10.6 29.2 8.3 23.7
Sultan Kudarat 5.2 4.1 3.1 8.6 27.6 44.8 18.3 31.9 17.9 28.1 24.3 52.5
Cotabato City 6.6 5.3 9.7 8.1 11.0 32.6 3.7 21.2 13.9 46.0 8.7 35.3

Caraga 2.4 2.1 2.5 2.4 25.2 33.0 27.2 34.1 18.9 27.1 17.7 25.4
Agusan del Norte 4.1 3.4 4.4 4.1 15.9 29.3 17.8 29.2 15.5 29.9 13.5 27.0
Agusan del Sur 5.5 4.3 7.7 5.2 24.8 42.7 32.3 46.3 17.9 43.2 19.8 37.0
Surigao Del Norte 4.3 4.4 4.7 4.3 22.8 36.9 25.5 40.0 13.7 29.1 12.0 26.2
Surigao Del Sur 4.4 3.8 3.1 2.4 23.4 37.8 22.4 34.9 11.9 22.0 14.1 22.1

ARMM 2.4 2.7 3.8 3.9 17.1 25.0 15.3 24.1 19.2 31.6 23.7 36.5
Basilan 7.0 2.6 1.6 2.0 0.0 20.3 5.4 13.9 8.4 13.8 8.5 15.0
Lanao del Sur 4.4 6.1 5.5 5.0 10.4 24.9 23.1 43.2 41.2 59.3 43.5 59.8
Maguindanao 4.0 6.2 4.6 5.4 20.9 34.1 9.3 29.8 22.8 37.9 18.8 36.7
Sulu 5.4 1.8 2.5 5.0 11.3 29.2 5.9 11.7 4.5 12.7 17.8 34.4
Tawi-tawi 7.0 7.3 2.9 2.1 11.3 34.4 11.7 35.8 5.4 15.1 0.0 6.1

Notes:
a/ Caution in utilizing the estimate for these provinces must be observed due to its very small sample size.

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 25


Table 9. Distribution of the Coefficients of Variation (CVs) of First Semester Poverty Incidence among Families:
2006, 2009, 2012, and 2015

Range of CV
(based on the computed Coefficient of Variation
CV for the 2015 first Province First First First First
semester poverty
incidence among Semester Semester Semester Semester
families) 2006 2009 2012 2015

PHILIPPINES

> 0 but <=10 1 Biliran 16.0 24.4 6.8 3.6


2 Lanao del Sur 17.0 12.0 6.0 5.1
3 Camiguin 13.0 15.0 7.8 6.4
4 Bukidnon 13.5 10.2 11.2 7.1
5 Isabela 9.6 8.5 11.6 8.3
6 Maguindanao 9.7 14.8 5.1 8.4
7 Nueva Ecija 9.2 9.5 12.5 8.6
8 Zamboanga del Norte 8.1 7.2 11.3 9.3
9 Leyte 8.5 8.2 10.3 9.4
10 Agusan del Sur 10.2 9.0 20.1 9.5
11 Abra 11.0 15.5 5.4 9.7
> 10 but <=20 1 Sulu 14.3 9.3 12.5 10.6
2 Cebu 7.5 9.0 13.0 10.7
3 Surigao Del Norte 8.6 10.4 14.1 10.8
4 Northern Samar 14.5 14.0 16.4 10.8
5 Pangasinan 7.6 9.4 13.6 10.9
6 Compostela Valley 12.6 16.2 19.6 11.5
7 Catanduanes 23.4 30.9 6.2 11.9
8 Surigao Del Sur 8.0 8.4 9.3 12.8
9 Camarines Sur 7.5 8.3 8.4 13.1

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 25


Range of CV
(based on the computed Coefficient of Variation
CV for the 2015 first Province First First First First
semester poverty
incidence among Semester Semester Semester Semester
families) 2006 2009 2012 2015
10 Negros Occidental 9.0 9.0 13.1 13.1
11 North Cotabato 12.1 14.8 13.0 13.3
12 Negros Oriental 9.5 11.3 17.4 13.4
13 Mt. Province 24.6 19.9 30.2 13.4
14 Albay 10.2 9.6 9.8 14.4
15 Bohol 10.1 12.0 13.3 14.7
16 Cagayan 10.7 12.1 11.5 15.4
17 Zamboanga Sibugay 14.6 10.4 19.9 15.7
18 Tarlac 11.7 16.6 14.1 16.0
19 Masbate 9.4 9.0 13.7 16.0
20 Apayao 14.9 21.8 29.9 16.1
21 NCR - 3rd District 20.8 26.6 19.6 16.1
22 Quirino 30.3 26.5 6.4 16.4
23 Batangas 12.0 16.2 18.5 16.4
24 South Cotabato 10.7 16.2 22.5 16.9
25 Agusan del Norte 11.1 10.4 17.9 17.2

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 26


Range of CV
(based on the computed Coefficient of Variation
CV for the 2015 first Province First First First First
semester poverty
incidence among Semester Semester Semester Semester
families) 2006 2009 2012 2015
26 Davao del Sur 10.9 16.0 22.3 17.4
27 Saranggani 12.3 12.0 8.8 17.6
28 NCR - 4th District 21.6 42.4 21.2 17.8
29 Zambales 20.4 23.8 22.4 17.9
30 Sultan Kudarat 11.1 12.2 11.3 17.9
31 Iloilo 14.5 10.6 19.7 18.0
32 Rizal 22.7 19.6 19.8 18.0
33 Oriental Mindoro 10.0 10.1 23.1 18.2
34 Cavite 26.7 21.4 30.7 18.3
35 Eastern Samar 13.8 11.2 15.1 18.3
36 Aklan 16.9 18.4 19.4 18.9
37 Western Samar 11.2 11.8 12.3 18.9
38 Ilocos Sur 22.4 21.0 28.4 19.5
39 Antique 15.3 18.5 15.2 19.5
40 Palawan 16.3 18.7 21.0 20.0
> 20 1 Misamis Oriental 10.0 16.5 16.1 20.1
2 Ilocos Norte 22.1 15.4 23.6 20.6
3 Southern Leyte 19.8 16.9 24.2 20.7
4 Sorsogon 8.6 10.4 18.4 20.9
5 Nueva Vizcaya 27.9 28.1 36.7 21.4
6 Lanao del Norte 10.9 12.6 14.7 21.4
7 Zamboanga del Sur 10.0 11.9 19.3 22.1
8 Basilan 31.2 25.0 14.3 22.1
9 Pampanga 21.0 20.8 18.9 22.3
10 Camarines Norte 20.3 13.8 21.7 22.6
11 NCR - 1st District 30.7 31.2 27.3 23.2

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 27


Range of CV
(based on the computed Coefficient of Variation
CV for the 2015 first Province First First First First
semester poverty
incidence among Semester Semester Semester Semester
families) 2006 2009 2012 2015
12 Romblon 9.2 12.7 11.8 23.2
13 Bulacan 13.4 13.7 17.7 23.4
14 NCR - 2nd District 32.8 56.6 25.4 23.5
15 La Union 17.4 20.1 15.8 24.0
16 Quezon 9.5 11.3 18.5 24.4
17 Davao Oriental 11.0 9.8 15.3 24.8
18 Benguet 37.1 25.7 20.1 25.0
19 Laguna 17.6 24.8 17.8 26.5
20 Occidental Mindoro 19.8 16.8 26.7 26.5
21 Bataan 30.1 18.6 16.2 27.2
22 Ifugao 21.0 15.1 8.1 27.2
23 Misamis Occidental 10.8 12.9 36.7 27.6
24 Guimaras 14.5 25.6 19.5 28.0
25 Davao del Norte 15.7 26.4 20.0 28.6
26 Marinduque 15.6 17.7 19.5 28.9
27 Isabela City 37.6 36.7 5.2 32.8
28 Kalinga 11.7 20.0 29.3 35.0
29 Tawi-tawi 15.4 15.5 32.1 36.9
30 Cotabato City 23.1 18.5 26.1 37.8
31 Capiz 12.8 43.9 37.8 41.0
a/ Caution in utilizing the estimate for these provinces must be observed due to its very small sample size.

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 28


Table 10. First Semester Income Gap, Poverty Gap and Severity of Poverty, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015

First Semester Income Gap First Semester Poverty Gap First Semester Severity of Poverty
Region/Province Increase/Decrease Increase/Decrease Increase/Decrease
2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015
06-09 09-12 12-15 06-09 09-12 12-15 06-09 09-12 12-15
###
### PHILIPPINES 30.1 29.0 29.2 29.0 (1.1) 0.3 (0.3) 7.0 6.6 6.5 6.1 (0.4) (0.1) (0.4) 3.0 2.8 2.7 2.5 (0.2) (0.0) (0.2)

### NCR 17.7 19.1 22.1 21.1 1.4 3.0 (1.0) 0.5 0.7 0.8 0.9 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.0
### 1st District 21.4 21.1 19.9 27.3 (0.3) (1.2) 7.4 0.6 0.9 0.8 1.3 0.4 (0.2) 0.6 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.5 0.1 (0.1) 0.3
2nd District 13.6 19.3 20.5 16.1 5.6 1.3 (4.4) 0.4 0.6 0.6 23.5 0.2 0.0 22.8 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.0 (0.1)
3rd District 19.0 19.2 24.4 22.3 0.2 5.2 (2.1) 0.6 1.2 1.2 1.4 0.6 (0.0) 0.2 0.2 0.4 0.4 0.5 0.2 0.0 0.1
4th District 20.1 16.6 22.4 22.7 (3.5) 5.9 0.3 0.5 0.3 0.9 0.9 (0.1) 0.5 (0.0) 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.3 (0.0) 0.2 0.0

CAR 33.7 33.9 33.4 27.9 0.2 (0.5) (5.5) 8.6 7.7 7.5 5.7 (1.0) (0.1) (1.8) 4.0 3.6 3.4 2.2 (0.4) (0.2) (1.2)
Abra 35.2 36.9 34.0 26.7 1.7 (2.9) (7.3) 14.6 15.4 11.7 8.7 0.8 (3.7) (3.0) 6.8 8.0 5.3 3.2 1.2 (2.7) (2.1)
Apayao 40.3 38.8 41.7 36.7 (1.5) 2.9 (5.0) 20.7 17.1 24.9 13.8 (3.6) 7.9 (11.1) 10.9 8.1 12.9 5.8 (2.8) 4.9 (7.1)
Benguet 20.8 25.1 18.8 18.3 4.2 (6.2) (0.5) 1.3 1.8 0.8 1.2 0.5 (1.0) 0.4 0.4 0.7 0.3 0.3 0.3 (0.5) 0.1
Ifugao 26.8 31.4 35.5 28.1 4.6 4.1 (7.4) 8.8 8.9 16.9 9.2 0.1 7.9 (7.7) 3.3 4.1 7.8 3.7 0.7 3.8 (4.2)
Kalinga 37.5 33.8 33.1 28.9 (3.7) (0.7) (4.2) 16.4 8.7 9.7 7.0 (7.6) 1.0 (2.7) 7.7 3.5 4.2 2.7 (4.2) 0.7 (1.5)
Mt. Province 36.0 34.6 29.6 31.0 (1.4) (5.0) 1.3 14.5 14.7 10.3 12.6 0.3 (4.4) 2.3 6.8 6.8 4.1 5.2 0.0 (2.7) 1.1

Region I 26.6 24.7 25.8 24.4 (1.9) 1.1 (1.4) 6.2 4.6 4.3 4.2 (1.6) (0.3) (0.1) 2.4 1.6 1.7 1.5 (0.8) 0.0 (0.1)
Ilocos Norte 25.0 19.9 21.3 18.2 (5.1) 1.4 (3.2) 4.1 2.9 2.3 2.2 (1.2) (0.6) (0.1) 1.5 0.9 0.8 0.7 (0.6) (0.1) (0.1)
Ilocos Sur 21.0 21.2 32.9 24.5 0.2 11.7 (8.4) 3.8 3.2 5.6 3.4 (0.6) 2.5 (2.2) 1.1 0.9 2.7 1.2 (0.2) 1.8 (1.5)
La Union 25.9 27.1 23.3 30.0 1.2 (3.8) 6.7 5.7 5.8 4.6 5.7 0.1 (1.2) 1.1 2.2 2.2 1.6 2.5 0.0 (0.6) 0.8
Pangasinan 27.8 25.4 25.4 23.2 (2.4) 0.0 (2.2) 7.4 5.0 4.3 4.3 (2.4) (0.6) (0.0) 3.0 1.8 1.6 1.5 (1.2) (0.2) (0.1)

Region II 25.6 24.2 24.4 22.7 (1.4) 0.2 (1.8) 5.6 5.4 4.8 3.7 (0.2) (0.5) (1.1) 2.1 1.9 1.8 1.3 (0.2) (0.1) (0.5)
Batanesa/ 0.0 11.4 16.5 22.1 11.4 5.1 5.5 0.0 1.6 3.5 2.2 1.6 1.9 (1.3) 0.0 0.3 0.8 0.5 0.3 0.6 (0.4)
Cagayan 27.7 25.4 24.0 23.4 (2.3) (1.4) (0.6) 7.1 5.4 4.2 4.2 (1.7) (1.2) (0.0) 2.9 2.0 1.6 1.5 (0.9) (0.4) (0.1)
Isabela 24.8 24.4 22.7 21.3 (0.4) (1.7) (1.4) 5.8 6.5 4.9 3.3 0.7 (1.6) (1.7) 2.2 2.3 1.7 1.1 0.2 (0.7) (0.6)
Nueva Vizcaya 21.1 21.4 37.7 22.6 0.4 16.2 (15.1) 2.6 2.5 6.4 3.6 (0.1) 3.9 (2.8) 0.8 0.9 3.2 1.2 0.1 2.4 (2.0)
Quirino 21.5 16.6 20.8 28.4 (4.9) 4.3 7.5 2.6 2.4 4.5 5.5 (0.2) 2.1 1.0 0.7 0.7 1.3 2.2 (0.0) 0.6 1.0

Region III 24.5 24.1 23.4 26.1 (0.4) (0.7) 2.7 3.2 3.0 2.9 3.4 (0.2) (0.1) 0.5 1.2 1.1 1.0 1.3 (0.1) (0.1) 0.3
Auroraa/ 32.9 31.9 24.8 35.7 (1.0) (7.1) 10.9 7.4 6.5 7.6 9.2 (0.9) 1.1 1.6 3.5 2.6 3.3 4.0 (0.9) 0.7 0.7
Bataan 24.3 15.4 17.4 18.2 (8.9) 2.0 0.8 2.3 0.8 1.3 1.4 (1.4) 0.4 0.1 0.8 0.2 0.3 0.4 (0.6) 0.1 0.1
Bulacan 19.7 17.8 19.5 22.1 (2.0) 1.7 2.6 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 (0.0) (0.0) 0.0 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.5 (0.0) 0.1 0.1
Nueva Ecija 26.0 28.1 25.4 27.5 2.2 (2.7) 2.0 6.8 7.6 5.8 6.7 0.8 (1.8) 0.9 2.5 2.9 2.0 2.7 0.4 (0.9) 0.7
Pampanga 19.0 16.3 21.2 20.1 (2.7) 4.8 (1.1) 0.6 1.0 1.3 1.1 0.3 0.4 (0.3) 0.2 0.3 0.5 0.3 0.1 0.2 (0.1)
Tarlac 24.5 22.2 23.2 26.6 (2.3) 1.0 3.5 5.1 3.4 3.2 5.6 (1.6) (0.2) 2.4 1.9 1.2 1.2 2.2 (0.7) 0.0 1.0
Zambales 26.1 33.1 26.6 29.2 7.0 (6.5) 2.6 4.5 3.1 4.8 4.2 (1.4) 1.7 (0.6) 1.9 1.3 2.0 1.6 (0.6) 0.7 (0.5)

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 27


Table 10. First Semester Income Gap, Poverty Gap and Severity of Poverty, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015

First Semester Income Gap First Semester Poverty Gap First Semester Severity of Poverty
Region/Province Increase/Decrease Increase/Decrease Increase/Decrease
2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015
06-09 09-12 12-15 06-09 09-12 12-15 06-09 09-12 12-15
Region IV-A 22.5 22.7 24.9 23.2 0.3 2.2 (1.7) 2.3 2.5 2.8 2.4 0.2 0.3 (0.4) 0.8 0.9 1.1 0.9 0.1 0.2 (0.2)
Batangas 24.8 25.2 29.8 24.5 0.4 4.6 (5.3) 3.3 3.6 5.8 2.8 0.3 2.2 (3.0) 1.3 1.5 2.5 1.0 0.2 1.1 (1.5)
Cavite 18.8 14.4 21.1 22.1 (4.4) 6.7 1.0 0.5 0.5 0.9 1.8 (0.0) 0.3 1.0 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.6 (0.1) 0.2 0.3
Laguna 23.1 20.5 26.4 24.1 (2.6) 5.8 (2.3) 1.3 1.5 1.7 1.4 0.2 0.1 (0.2) 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.0 0.1 (0.0)
Quezon 21.9 23.3 22.0 23.3 1.4 (1.3) 1.3 6.0 5.3 5.0 5.2 (0.7) (0.3) 0.2 2.0 1.9 1.7 1.8 (0.1) (0.2) 0.1
Rizal 21.0 23.9 21.4 21.4 2.9 (2.5) (0.0) 1.2 2.3 1.6 1.6 1.1 (0.6) (0.1) 0.4 0.8 0.6 0.5 0.4 (0.2) (0.1)

Region IV-B 31.5 29.3 29.4 27.7 (2.2) 0.0 (1.7) 10.8 9.0 8.4 6.1 (1.8) (0.6) (2.3) 4.7 3.8 3.5 2.4 (1.0) (0.3) (1.0)
Marinduque 25.9 25.9 24.6 23.6 0.0 (1.3) (1.0) 8.6 6.5 7.2 4.7 (2.1) 0.8 (2.5) 3.2 2.3 2.8 1.6 (0.9) 0.5 (1.2)
Occidental Mindoro 33.3 30.3 32.1 30.2 (2.9) 1.8 (1.9) 13.1 8.6 12.2 9.8 (4.5) 3.6 (2.4) 5.8 3.7 5.1 4.4 (2.1) 1.4 (0.7)
Oriental Mindoro 31.4 27.3 30.7 32.7 (4.2) 3.4 2.0 10.6 9.0 8.0 6.7 (1.6) (1.0) (1.3) 4.8 3.6 3.4 3.1 (1.2) (0.1) (0.3)
Palawan 33.3 32.5 30.2 25.2 (0.8) (2.4) (5.0) 10.2 9.5 7.6 4.4 (0.7) (1.9) (3.2) 4.7 4.3 3.3 1.4 (0.4) (1.0) (1.9)
Romblon 28.9 27.8 24.7 22.4 (1.1) (3.1) (2.4) 11.1 10.0 7.4 6.0 (1.1) (2.6) (1.4) 4.4 3.9 2.6 1.9 (0.5) (1.4) (0.6)

Region V 30.1 29.1 27.5 26.2 (1.1) (1.5) (1.4) 10.9 10.6 9.4 8.1 (0.3) (1.2) (1.3) 4.5 4.3 3.6 3.0 (0.1) (0.7) (0.6)
Albay 29.0 31.4 29.8 23.3 2.4 (1.6) (6.5) 9.4 10.6 10.8 5.8 1.3 0.1 (4.9) 3.7 4.6 4.5 2.0 0.9 (0.2) (2.5)
Camarines Norte 28.4 23.3 24.3 28.6 (5.1) 0.9 4.3 8.4 7.6 6.0 10.5 (0.8) (1.6) 4.5 3.2 2.5 2.1 4.1 (0.7) (0.4) 2.0
Camarines Sur 31.6 29.3 25.0 24.2 (2.3) (4.3) (0.8) 12.2 10.9 8.4 7.1 (1.3) (2.5) (1.3) 5.0 4.5 3.0 2.4 (0.5) (1.5) (0.5)
Catanduanes 29.3 27.7 42.7 33.8 (1.7) 15.0 (8.9) 9.2 5.6 11.6 13.4 (3.5) 5.9 1.8 3.4 2.2 6.3 6.1 (1.3) 4.2 (0.2)
Masbate 33.2 31.3 29.1 25.0 (1.9) (2.3) (4.1) 15.9 15.6 12.8 7.9 (0.3) (2.8) (4.9) 7.2 6.6 5.1 2.8 (0.6) (1.5) (2.2)
Sorsogon 24.2 26.3 26.3 29.0 2.0 0.1 2.7 7.4 9.0 8.5 10.3 1.6 (0.5) 1.9 2.5 3.3 3.0 4.1 0.8 (0.3) 1.0

Region VI 28.1 27.8 26.4 27.1 (0.3) (1.4) 0.7 7.7 7.4 6.5 6.6 (0.3) (0.9) 0.0 3.0 2.9 2.5 2.5 (0.1) (0.4) 0.0
Aklan 29.0 29.3 20.6 19.8 0.2 (8.7) (0.8) 9.4 11.2 4.3 4.7 1.8 (6.9) 0.4 3.5 4.3 1.2 1.4 0.8 (3.2) 0.2
Antique 32.7 29.8 24.8 31.1 (2.9) (5.0) 6.3 14.6 10.1 7.9 8.8 (4.5) (2.2) 0.8 6.5 4.0 2.9 3.8 (2.5) (1.1) 0.8
Capiz 22.7 32.3 25.3 24.7 9.6 (7.0) (0.7) 5.8 7.4 6.4 4.6 1.6 (1.0) (1.8) 1.8 3.1 2.5 1.6 1.3 (0.6) (0.9)
Guimarasa/ 22.0 12.4 21.1 20.0 (9.5) 8.6 (1.0) 5.6 2.3 5.5 3.9 (3.3) 3.2 (1.6) 1.7 0.4 1.8 1.1 (1.3) 1.4 (0.7)
Iloilo 28.3 25.6 26.9 28.9 (2.7) 1.3 2.0 5.9 5.7 5.9 6.1 (0.2) 0.2 0.2 2.4 2.1 2.3 2.5 (0.3) 0.2 0.3
Negros Occidental 28.0 28.0 27.7 27.0 (0.1) (0.3) (0.7) 8.1 7.9 7.2 7.6 (0.2) (0.7) 0.4 3.1 3.2 2.9 2.9 0.0 (0.3) 0.0

Region VII 34.9 31.3 32.5 35.1 (3.6) 1.3 2.5 12.2 9.9 9.4 9.5 (2.4) (0.5) 0.1 5.7 4.3 4.2 4.6 (1.4) (0.1) 0.4
Bohol 34.7 32.7 29.6 30.8 (2.0) (3.1) 1.2 14.2 12.6 9.6 7.6 (1.6) (3.0) (2.0) 6.4 5.4 3.8 3.4 (1.0) (1.6) (0.3)
Cebu 33.9 29.8 29.7 33.8 (4.0) (0.1) 4.0 9.6 8.0 6.7 7.3 (1.6) (1.3) 0.6 4.4 3.5 2.8 3.5 (0.9) (0.6) 0.6
Negros Oriental 37.0 33.2 38.6 39.4 (3.7) 5.4 0.8 18.6 13.9 17.5 16.5 (4.7) 3.5 (1.0) 9.0 6.0 8.7 8.3 (3.0) 2.7 (0.3)
Siquijora/ 34.3 29.0 31.4 32.2 (5.4) 2.4 0.9 11.4 7.6 7.7 17.1 (3.9) 0.2 9.4 5.2 2.9 3.6 7.3 (2.2) 0.6 3.7

Region VIII 30.7 30.1 30.1 32.0 (0.6) (0.0) 1.9 10.2 10.9 11.2 12.6 0.7 0.3 1.4 4.3 4.6 4.8 5.5 0.2 0.2 0.7
Biliran 25.6 30.2 23.9 21.4 4.6 (6.3) (2.5) 6.2 10.4 4.9 3.3 4.3 (5.5) (1.7) 2.6 4.6 1.6 1.0 2.0 (3.0) (0.6)
Eastern Samar 34.3 33.4 36.2 31.3 (0.9) 2.8 (4.9) 13.5 15.6 21.5 12.6 2.1 5.9 (8.9) 6.1 6.9 10.2 5.4 0.8 3.3 (4.8)
Leyte 31.9 27.3 27.9 31.4 (4.6) 0.6 3.5 10.6 9.1 8.9 12.3 (1.5) (0.2) 3.3 4.5 3.6 3.5 5.2 (1.0) (0.0) 1.7
Northern Samar 34.5 35.1 30.6 36.3 0.6 (4.5) 5.8 15.5 15.3 13.4 19.1 (0.2) (1.9) 5.7 6.9 6.9 6.1 8.9 (0.0) (0.7) 2.8

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 28


Table 10. First Semester Income Gap, Poverty Gap and Severity of Poverty, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015

First Semester Income Gap First Semester Poverty Gap First Semester Severity of Poverty
Region/Province Increase/Decrease Increase/Decrease Increase/Decrease
2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015
06-09 09-12 12-15 06-09 09-12 12-15 06-09 09-12 12-15
Southern Leyte 23.1 27.9 33.2 28.6 4.8 5.3 (4.6) 5.0 7.9 12.1 8.7 2.8 4.2 (3.4) 1.7 3.3 5.8 3.4 1.6 2.5 (2.4)
Western Samar 24.3 30.7 26.8 32.5 6.4 (3.9) 5.8 7.2 11.5 9.6 13.6 4.3 (1.8) 3.9 2.6 4.8 3.6 6.2 2.2 (1.2) 2.6

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 29


Table 10. First Semester Income Gap, Poverty Gap and Severity of Poverty, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015

First Semester Income Gap First Semester Poverty Gap First Semester Severity of Poverty
Region/Province Increase/Decrease Increase/Decrease Increase/Decrease
2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015
06-09 09-12 12-15 06-09 09-12 12-15 06-09 09-12 12-15
Region IX 37.9 36.5 33.8 28.6 (1.4) (2.7) (5.2) 15.6 15.2 12.5 8.8 (0.4) (2.7) (3.6) 8.0 7.4 5.6 3.6 (0.7) (1.8) (2.0)
Zamboanga del Norte 44.4 43.7 36.9 33.1 (0.7) (6.8) (3.8) 27.3 27.8 18.6 15.2 0.4 (9.2) (3.4) 15.4 15.1 9.0 6.9 (0.3) (6.1) (2.0)
Zamboanga del Sur 35.3 31.0 32.4 26.0 (4.2) 1.4 (6.4) 10.8 9.0 9.8 5.8 (1.8) 0.8 (3.9) 5.2 3.8 4.2 2.2 (1.4) 0.4 (2.0)
Zamboanga Sibugay 26.8 28.1 29.8 23.8 1.3 1.7 (5.9) 10.0 11.5 11.0 8.5 1.5 (0.5) (2.4) 4.2 4.5 4.5 2.7 0.2 0.0 (1.7)
Isabela Citya/ 32.7 17.5 25.1 17.8 (15.2) 7.6 (7.3) 12.5 4.1 4.9 2.6 (8.3) 0.7 (2.3) 5.7 1.1 1.6 0.7 (4.6) 0.5 (0.9)

Region X 33.2 33.4 32.9 32.9 0.1 (0.5) 0.1 11.7 11.8 11.7 11.5 0.1 (0.1) (0.2) 5.3 5.4 5.1 5.2 0.1 (0.3) 0.1
Bukidnon 34.1 32.1 32.8 36.4 (2.0) 0.7 3.6 13.8 12.5 14.2 19.5 (1.3) 1.7 5.3 6.5 5.5 6.1 9.5 (1.0) 0.6 3.4
Camiguina/ 26.5 18.9 31.7 29.8 (7.7) 12.9 (1.9) 7.3 3.3 11.1 11.9 (4.0) 7.8 0.9 2.8 1.0 4.6 4.7 (1.8) 3.6 0.1
Lanao del Norte 31.9 34.9 37.6 33.1 3.1 2.7 (4.6) 11.6 14.1 16.0 13.7 2.5 1.9 (2.3) 4.9 6.4 7.6 6.1 1.5 1.2 (1.5)
### Misamis Occidental 31.7 30.6 28.0 29.0 (1.1) (2.6) 1.0 11.8 12.3 10.2 8.7 0.5 (2.0) (1.5) 5.2 5.2 4.0 3.7 0.0 (1.2) (0.3)
### Misamis Oriental 34.5 36.0 31.5 27.9 1.5 (4.5) (3.5) 10.1 10.4 7.9 5.3 0.3 (2.6) (2.6) 4.8 5.4 3.4 2.1 0.6 (2.0) (1.3)

Region XI 29.1 30.7 30.1 26.5 1.6 (0.6) (3.7) 7.8 8.4 8.6 5.4 0.6 0.2 (3.2) 3.2 3.7 3.6 2.0 0.4 (0.0) (1.6)
Davao del Norte 29.8 33.8 30.8 28.0 4.0 (3.1) (2.8) 9.6 9.9 9.5 7.7 0.3 (0.4) (1.8) 4.1 4.9 4.1 3.2 0.8 (0.8) (0.9)
Davao del Sur 28.1 28.7 29.0 27.8 0.6 0.3 (1.2) 5.9 6.0 6.5 4.3 0.1 0.5 (2.2) 2.4 2.4 2.7 1.7 0.1 0.2 (1.0)
Davao Oriental 29.5 32.9 34.0 22.5 3.5 1.1 (11.5) 12.3 15.7 16.3 6.1 3.4 0.6 (10.2) 4.9 6.7 7.4 1.9 1.8 0.6 (5.4)
Compostela Valley 29.8 29.2 28.3 24.2 (0.6) (0.9) (4.1) 8.8 9.6 10.3 7.1 0.8 0.7 (3.2) 3.7 4.2 4.1 2.4 0.5 (0.1) (1.7)

Region XII 31.7 29.2 34.9 36.5 (2.4) 5.7 1.6 11.0 9.1 13.1 13.6 (1.9) 4.0 0.6 4.8 3.8 6.3 6.7 (0.9) 2.5 0.4
North Cotabato 33.4 30.9 42.6 37.8 (2.5) 11.7 (4.8) 9.8 7.6 18.7 15.8 (2.2) 11.2 (2.9) 4.4 3.3 10.4 7.8 (1.1) 7.1 (2.6)
Saranggani 30.5 27.1 33.1 37.8 (3.5) 6.1 4.6 12.5 12.3 15.4 20.6 (0.2) 3.1 5.2 4.9 4.7 6.5 10.2 (0.2) 1.8 3.7
South Cotabato 29.9 30.6 32.1 31.0 0.7 1.5 (1.2) 8.5 8.2 9.0 7.7 (0.3) 0.8 (1.3) 3.7 3.6 4.0 3.2 (0.1) 0.4 (0.8)
Sultan Kudarat 32.9 27.4 27.8 41.3 (5.4) 0.4 13.5 17.0 12.1 11.6 19.6 (4.9) (0.6) 8.0 7.3 4.7 4.5 10.8 (2.6) (0.2) 6.3
Cotabato City 30.9 27.1 31.2 28.4 (3.8) 4.1 (2.9) 10.4 6.6 13.0 9.9 (3.8) 6.3 (3.0) 4.6 2.6 5.6 4.0 (2.0) 3.0 (1.6)

Caraga 34.4 35.2 31.3 28.8 0.8 (3.9) (2.5) 14.9 15.3 10.7 10.2 0.4 (4.6) (0.5) 6.9 7.1 4.7 4.1 0.2 (2.4) (0.6)
Agusan del Norte 32.6 33.6 30.9 29.2 1.0 (2.7) (1.7) 12.2 11.2 9.9 9.1 (0.9) (1.4) (0.8) 5.3 5.0 4.3 3.8 (0.3) (0.6) (0.5)
Agusan del Sur 37.6 39.9 35.9 30.4 2.3 (3.9) (5.5) 17.2 20.4 13.9 13.6 3.3 (6.6) (0.3) 8.7 10.5 7.0 5.8 1.8 (3.5) (1.2)
### Surigao Del Norte 34.7 35.6 30.3 28.3 1.0 (5.4) (1.9) 15.7 17.0 10.5 9.4 1.3 (6.5) (1.1) 7.4 8.1 4.4 3.6 0.7 (3.7) (0.8)
### Surigao Del Sur 31.9 30.9 27.2 26.6 (1.0) (3.7) (0.6) 14.4 13.3 8.6 8.7 (1.0) (4.7) 0.1 6.1 5.6 3.3 3.4 (0.5) (2.3) 0.1

ARMM 26.5 24.1 28.5 30.1 (2.5) 4.4 1.6 11.4 10.1 13.3 16.1 (1.3) 3.2 2.7 4.1 3.6 5.4 6.6 (0.5) 1.8 1.2
### Basilan 19.3 17.3 16.9 20.6 (1.9) (0.4) 3.7 6.0 6.5 5.5 6.3 0.5 (1.0) 0.8 1.6 1.7 1.6 1.9 0.1 (0.1) 0.2
### Lanao del Sur 24.7 29.8 36.9 38.1 5.1 7.1 1.2 9.4 15.3 25.4 26.7 5.9 10.1 1.4 3.2 6.4 11.7 12.6 3.2 5.3 0.9
### Maguindanao 28.8 25.6 27.7 27.8 (3.2) 2.1 0.1 13.7 9.6 16.0 14.0 (4.1) 6.4 (2.0) 5.3 3.5 6.2 5.6 (1.8) 2.8 (0.6)
Sulu 26.1 16.7 18.9 24.8 (9.4) 2.2 5.9 11.2 6.3 5.7 15.3 (4.9) (0.6) 9.6 4.3 1.6 1.7 5.1 (2.7) 0.1 3.4
Tawi-tawi 28.1 26.4 21.7 22.2 (1.6) (4.7) 0.5 14.2 12.8 4.5 2.3 (1.4) (8.3) (2.2) 4.9 4.4 1.7 0.7 (0.5) (2.7) (1.0)

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 30


Table 10. First Semester Income Gap, Poverty Gap and Severity of Poverty, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015

First Semester Income Gap First Semester Poverty Gap First Semester Severity of Poverty
Region/Province Increase/Decrease Increase/Decrease Increase/Decrease
2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015
06-09 09-12 12-15 06-09 09-12 12-15 06-09 09-12 12-15
Notes:
a/ Caution in utilizing the estimate for these provinces must be observed due to its very small sample size.

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 31


Table 11. Standard Error and Confidence Interval of First Semester Income Gap, Poverty Gap and Severity of Poverty, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 20

First Semester Income Gap First Semester Poverty Gap


Standard Error 90% Confidence Interval Standard Error 90% Confidence Interval
Region/Province 2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012
2006 2009 2012 2015 Lower Upper Lower Upper Lower Upper Lower Upper 2006 2009 2012 2015 Lower Upper Lower Upper Lower
Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit

PHILIPPINES 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.4 29.6 30.6 28.4 29.6 28.7 29.8 28.3 29.7 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 6.7 7.3 6.3 7.0 6.2

NCR 1.8 1.8 1.7 1.8 14.7 20.7 16.2 21.9 19.3 24.8 18.1 24.0 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.4 0.6 0.4 1.0 0.7
1st District 5.2 2.7 3.0 4.1 12.8 29.9 16.7 25.6 14.9 24.9 20.7 23.5 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.4 0.1 1.0 0.4 1.5 0.4
2nd District 1.8 2.7 3.3 2.8 10.7 16.6 14.9 23.6 15.1 25.9 11.5 20.7 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.6 0.1 1.2 0.3
3rd District 3.7 3.1 3.3 3.0 12.9 25.1 14.0 24.3 18.9 29.9 17.3 27.2 0.2 0.5 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.9 0.5 2.0 0.8
4th District 2.8 6.0 3.1 3.5 15.5 24.7 6.7 26.5 17.3 27.6 17.0 28.5 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.7 0.0 0.7 0.5

CAR 1.7 1.6 1.8 1.6 30.9 36.5 31.2 36.5 30.5 36.4 25.2 30.6 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.3 7.0 10.3 6.0 9.4 5.8
Abra 2.5 3.6 3.2 3.2 31.1 39.2 31.0 42.7 28.7 39.3 21.4 32.0 2.4 3.4 2.9 1.9 10.8 18.5 9.8 21.0 7.0
Apayao 6.3 4.4 4.9 1.9 30.0 50.6 31.6 46.0 33.6 49.8 33.5 39.8 5.8 4.5 6.5 2.9 11.1 30.2 9.7 24.4 14.2
Benguet 2.8 4.1 4.3 2.6 16.2 25.4 18.4 31.7 11.7 25.9 14.0 22.6 0.4 0.6 0.3 0.3 0.6 1.9 0.8 2.7 0.4
Ifugao 2.3 3.7 3.2 3.2 23.0 30.7 25.3 37.6 30.3 40.8 22.8 33.4 2.2 2.0 2.9 3.5 5.2 12.4 5.7 12.2 12.1
Kalinga 2.3 2.2 3.6 6.8 33.7 41.4 30.3 37.3 27.2 39.0 17.7 40.0 2.4 2.0 3.0 2.3 12.4 20.3 5.5 12.0 4.8
Mt. Province 3.5 3.2 3.2 1.3 30.2 41.7 29.3 39.8 24.3 34.9 28.9 33.1 4.3 3.9 2.4 1.4 7.4 21.5 8.4 21.1 6.4

Region I 1.3 1.2 1.5 1.3 24.5 28.7 22.8 26.6 23.3 28.2 22.2 26.5 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.5 5.2 7.2 3.8 5.4 3.5
Ilocos Norte 2.6 2.4 2.9 2.4 20.8 29.3 16.0 23.8 16.5 26.2 14.2 22.1 1.0 0.6 0.7 0.7 2.5 5.7 2.0 3.8 1.3
Ilocos Sur 1.8 1.6 6.1 3.4 18.1 23.9 18.6 23.8 22.9 42.9 19.0 30.0 0.9 0.7 2.3 0.7 2.2 5.3 2.1 4.2 1.8
La Union 2.0 4.1 2.2 2.3 22.6 29.3 20.4 33.8 19.6 27.0 26.2 33.7 1.3 1.8 1.1 1.6 3.5 7.8 2.8 8.8 2.9
Pangasinan 1.7 1.3 1.4 1.4 25.0 30.7 23.3 27.5 23.2 27.7 21.0 25.5 0.9 0.6 0.5 0.5 5.9 8.9 3.9 6.0 3.5

Region II 1.2 0.9 2.0 0.9 23.7 27.5 22.8 25.6 21.2 27.7 21.2 24.1 0.5 0.5 0.7 0.3 4.8 6.5 4.6 6.1 3.7
Batanesa/ 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 11.4 11.4 16.5 16.5 22.1 22.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.6 1.6 3.5

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 30


Table 11. Standard Error and Confidence Interval of First Semester Income Gap, Poverty Gap and Severity of Poverty, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 20

First Semester Income Gap First Semester Poverty Gap


Standard Error 90% Confidence Interval Standard Error 90% Confidence Interval
Region/Province 2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012
2006 2009 2012 2015 Lower Upper Lower Upper Lower Upper Lower Upper 2006 2009 2012 2015 Lower Upper Lower Upper Lower
Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit
Cagayan 2.1 1.6 2.1 1.5 24.3 31.1 22.8 28.0 20.6 27.4 20.9 25.9 1.1 0.8 0.7 0.7 5.3 8.9 4.2 6.6 3.1
Isabela 1.5 1.1 1.1 1.3 22.4 27.2 22.6 26.2 21.0 24.5 19.3 23.4 0.7 0.7 0.5 0.4 4.6 7.0 5.3 7.7 4.2
Nueva Vizcaya 2.3 3.8 9.9 1.7 17.3 24.8 15.2 27.6 21.4 53.9 19.9 25.3 0.7 1.0 5.1 0.7 1.5 3.7 0.8 4.1 0.0
Quirino 2.3 4.3 1.8 3.5 17.7 25.2 9.5 23.6 17.9 23.8 22.7 34.1 1.0 1.0 1.3 1.4 1.0 4.2 0.7 4.1 2.3

Region III 1.1 1.0 0.9 1.4 22.8 26.3 22.6 25.7 21.8 24.9 23.8 28.4 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.4 2.7 3.7 2.5 3.5 2.5
Auroraa/ 9.4 3.5 2.9 0.0 17.4 48.3 26.2 37.6 20.1 29.5 35.7 35.7 4.6 2.9 1.8 0.0 0.0 15.0 1.7 11.3 4.6
Bataan 3.3 3.7 2.8 5.5 18.9 29.8 9.4 21.4 12.8 21.9 9.2 27.2 0.9 0.2 0.4 0.6 0.8 3.8 0.5 1.2 0.6
Bulacan 2.2 1.8 2.4 3.1 16.1 23.3 14.7 20.8 15.6 23.3 17.0 27.2 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.4 0.9 1.8 0.9 1.8 0.9
Nueva Ecija 1.7 1.2 1.3 2.0 23.1 28.9 26.1 30.2 23.3 27.5 24.1 30.8 0.9 0.9 0.6 0.9 5.3 8.4 6.1 9.1 4.8
Pampanga 3.1 2.2 3.2 2.9 14.0 24.0 12.7 20.0 15.8 26.5 15.3 24.9 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.9 0.6 1.4 0.8
Tarlac 1.7 2.2 2.1 3.9 21.8 27.2 18.6 25.7 19.7 26.6 20.2 33.0 0.7 0.6 0.6 1.6 3.9 6.3 2.5 4.4 2.3
Zambales 3.8 4.2 3.9 1.2 19.9 32.3 26.2 40.0 20.2 32.9 27.3 31.1 1.3 0.8 1.5 0.8 2.4 6.7 1.8 4.4 2.3

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 31


Table 11. Standard Error and Confidence Interval of First Semester Income Gap, Poverty Gap and Severity of Poverty, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 20

First Semester Income Gap First Semester Poverty Gap


Standard Error 90% Confidence Interval Standard Error 90% Confidence Interval
Region/Province 2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012
2006 2009 2012 2015 Lower Upper Lower Upper Lower Upper Lower Upper 2006 2009 2012 2015 Lower Upper Lower Upper Lower
Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit
Region IV-A 0.9 1.1 1.0 1.0 20.9 24.0 21.0 24.5 23.3 26.5 21.6 24.8 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.4 1.9 2.6 2.0 2.9 2.3
Batangas 1.7 2.6 1.9 3.0 22.1 27.6 20.9 29.5 26.6 33.0 19.6 29.3 0.5 0.8 1.0 0.5 2.5 4.1 2.2 4.9 4.1
Cavite 3.5 2.3 3.2 1.5 13.1 24.5 10.6 18.2 15.9 26.3 19.6 24.5 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.4 0.2 0.9 0.3 0.8 0.4
Laguna 2.8 2.3 1.9 3.1 18.4 27.7 16.7 24.3 23.1 29.6 19.0 29.1 0.3 0.5 0.4 0.5 0.9 1.8 0.8 2.3 1.1
Quezon 1.4 1.6 1.3 1.4 19.5 24.3 20.7 25.9 19.8 24.2 21.0 25.6 0.7 0.8 0.6 1.5 4.8 7.2 3.9 6.7 3.9
Rizal 2.7 2.5 2.0 1.6 16.5 25.6 19.8 28.0 18.2 24.7 18.7 24.1 0.4 0.6 0.4 0.3 0.6 1.7 1.4 3.2 1.0

Region IV-B 1.7 1.8 1.3 1.9 28.8 34.3 26.3 32.4 27.2 31.6 24.6 30.8 1.1 1.1 1.0 1.0 8.9 12.6 7.2 10.7 6.7
Marinduque 3.2 2.6 3.2 5.6 20.7 31.2 21.7 30.1 19.3 29.9 14.4 32.9 1.6 1.2 1.8 1.0 5.9 11.2 4.5 8.4 4.2
Occidental Mindoro 3.0 4.2 2.8 3.8 28.4 38.1 23.5 37.2 27.5 36.8 24.0 36.5 2.5 2.2 2.5 3.6 9.1 17.2 5.0 12.2 8.1
Oriental Mindoro 2.2 2.5 1.8 3.8 27.8 35.1 23.2 31.3 27.8 33.5 26.4 38.9 1.5 1.3 1.5 1.7 8.2 13.1 6.8 11.2 5.6
Palawan 4.4 4.0 3.1 1.7 26.1 40.6 26.0 39.1 25.1 35.3 22.4 28.0 2.7 2.7 2.3 1.0 5.7 14.7 5.1 14.0 3.8
Romblon 1.9 3.1 2.5 0.6 25.7 32.1 22.6 33.0 20.7 28.8 21.3 23.4 1.3 1.5 1.4 1.5 8.9 13.3 7.5 12.4 5.1

Region V 0.8 0.9 0.8 1.1 28.8 31.5 27.6 30.5 26.2 28.9 24.3 28.0 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.9 9.9 12.0 9.6 11.6 8.4
Albay 1.3 2.4 1.6 1.7 26.8 31.1 27.4 35.4 27.2 32.3 20.5 26.0 1.0 1.3 1.2 1.0 7.7 11.1 8.5 12.8 8.8
Camarines Norte 2.4 1.6 2.2 2.0 24.5 32.3 20.8 25.9 20.6 27.9 25.4 31.8 2.0 1.1 1.3 2.6 5.2 11.6 5.8 9.3 3.9
Camarines Sur 1.3 1.4 1.3 2.9 29.4 33.8 27.0 31.6 22.8 27.1 19.5 28.9 1.0 1.1 1.0 1.7 10.5 13.9 9.0 12.8 6.7
Catanduanes 3.1 3.8 7.9 4.3 24.2 34.5 21.5 33.9 29.7 55.6 26.7 40.9 2.4 2.4 4.1 0.1 5.2 13.1 1.7 9.6 4.8
Masbate 2.4 1.9 2.0 1.2 29.3 37.1 28.2 34.5 25.7 32.4 23.0 27.0 2.2 2.2 1.7 1.6 12.2 19.5 12.0 19.2 10.0
Sorsogon 1.5 1.5 1.3 2.3 21.7 26.8 23.8 28.8 24.2 28.4 25.3 32.7 0.9 1.1 1.2 2.6 5.9 8.9 7.2 10.8 6.4

Region VI 0.9 1.2 1.0 1.5 26.7 29.5 25.8 29.8 24.7 28.0 24.7 29.5 0.6 0.7 0.6 0.9 6.8 8.7 6.2 8.6 5.6
Aklan 2.1 1.0 1.9 1.3 25.7 32.4 27.6 30.9 17.5 23.6 17.6 21.9 1.9 2.2 1.1 0.9 6.2 12.5 7.7 14.8 2.5
Antique 1.6 2.5 3.3 3.1 30.1 35.4 25.7 33.9 19.3 30.2 26.0 36.2 2.6 2.0 2.1 2.6 10.3 18.9 6.9 13.4 4.4

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 32


Table 11. Standard Error and Confidence Interval of First Semester Income Gap, Poverty Gap and Severity of Poverty, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 20

First Semester Income Gap First Semester Poverty Gap


Standard Error 90% Confidence Interval Standard Error 90% Confidence Interval
Region/Province 2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012
2006 2009 2012 2015 Lower Upper Lower Upper Lower Upper Lower Upper 2006 2009 2012 2015 Lower Upper Lower Upper Lower
Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit
Capiz 1.7 6.2 5.0 6.6 20.0 25.5 22.1 42.5 17.2 33.5 13.8 35.5 0.9 4.6 1.9 3.0 4.3 7.3 0.0 15.0 3.3
Guimarasa/ 1.6 3.0 2.5 1.6 19.3 24.7 7.5 17.4 17.0 25.2 17.4 22.6 0.5 0.7 2.4 1.4 4.7 6.4 1.2 3.5 1.5
Iloilo 1.8 1.6 1.6 2.2 25.2 31.3 23.0 28.2 24.3 29.6 25.2 32.6 1.0 0.8 0.9 1.5 4.2 7.5 4.4 7.0 4.5
Negros Occidental 1.5 1.6 1.3 2.3 25.7 30.4 25.3 30.7 25.5 29.9 23.2 30.7 1.0 1.0 0.9 1.4 6.5 9.7 6.3 9.5 5.7

Region VII 0.9 1.0 1.1 1.5 33.4 36.5 29.6 33.0 30.7 34.4 32.7 37.5 0.9 0.8 0.7 1.1 10.8 13.7 8.5 11.2 8.2
Bohol 2.1 1.6 1.5 1.5 31.3 38.1 30.0 35.4 27.1 32.1 28.3 33.2 2.0 1.8 1.0 1.1 10.9 17.5 9.7 15.6 8.0
Cebu 1.2 1.7 1.4 1.7 31.8 35.9 27.0 32.7 27.4 32.1 31.0 36.5 0.9 1.0 0.7 1.0 8.1 11.1 6.3 9.6 5.5
Negros Oriental 1.9 1.5 2.0 2.8 33.9 40.0 30.8 35.7 35.3 41.9 34.7 44.0 2.4 1.8 2.0 3.2 14.7 22.5 10.9 16.9 14.1
Siquijora/ 3.8 6.6 6.7 0.0 28.1 40.5 18.1 39.9 20.4 42.3 32.2 32.2 4.3 2.7 6.1 0.0 4.4 18.5 3.1 12.0 0.0

Region VIII 1.0 1.0 1.1 1.1 29.2 32.3 28.5 31.7 28.3 31.8 30.1 33.8 0.8 0.8 0.9 1.2 9.0 11.5 9.6 12.2 9.7
Biliran 3.2 3.8 2.6 1.7 20.3 30.9 23.9 36.5 19.7 28.1 18.5 24.2 1.0 3.5 0.9 0.4 4.5 7.8 4.6 16.3 3.5
Eastern Samar 2.4 2.8 2.1 4.8 30.3 38.2 28.8 38.0 32.7 39.6 23.4 39.2 2.6 2.8 2.6 4.1 9.3 17.7 10.9 20.2 17.3
Leyte 1.1 1.2 1.4 1.4 30.1 33.8 25.4 29.3 25.7 30.1 29.0 33.7 1.1 0.9 1.0 1.5 8.8 12.4 7.6 10.6 7.2
Northern Samar 2.9 3.3 4.1 2.8 29.7 39.2 29.6 40.5 23.8 37.3 31.8 40.9 3.0 3.0 3.2 2.7 10.6 20.5 10.4 20.2 8.1
Southern Leyte 1.6 3.0 2.8 1.5 20.5 25.6 23.0 32.8 28.5 37.8 26.0 31.1 0.9 1.9 2.8 2.2 3.6 6.5 4.6 11.1 7.5
Western Samar 2.1 2.2 1.9 3.2 20.9 27.8 27.1 34.2 23.6 29.9 27.2 37.8 1.2 2.0 1.9 3.8 5.2 9.2 8.2 14.8 6.5

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 33


Table 11. Standard Error and Confidence Interval of First Semester Income Gap, Poverty Gap and Severity of Poverty, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 20

First Semester Income Gap First Semester Poverty Gap


Standard Error 90% Confidence Interval Standard Error 90% Confidence Interval
Region/Province 2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012
2006 2009 2012 2015 Lower Upper Lower Upper Lower Upper Lower Upper 2006 2009 2012 2015 Lower Upper Lower Upper Lower
Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit
Region IX 1.6 1.6 1.1 2.2 35.3 40.6 33.9 39.2 31.9 35.7 25.0 32.1 1.3 1.6 1.0 1.6 13.4 17.7 12.6 17.7 10.8
Zamboanga del Norte 2.2 2.4 2.1 3.6 40.8 48.1 39.8 47.7 33.5 40.4 27.3 39.0 2.9 3.1 2.6 3.0 22.6 32.0 22.7 32.9 14.3
Zamboanga del Sur 2.2 1.7 1.4 2.4 31.7 38.8 28.2 33.8 30.1 34.7 22.0 29.9 1.3 1.3 1.2 1.7 8.6 13.0 6.8 11.2 7.7
Zamboanga Sibugay 3.5 2.5 1.8 1.2 21.0 32.6 24.0 32.2 26.8 32.7 21.9 25.8 1.9 1.9 1.3 1.7 6.8 13.1 8.3 14.6 8.8
Isabela Citya/ 8.1 1.6 2.1 0.0 19.5 46.0 15.0 20.1 21.7 28.5 17.8 17.8 6.5 1.6 1.0 0.8 1.7 23.2 1.4 6.8 3.2

Region X 1.1 1.1 1.0 1.3 31.5 35.0 31.5 35.2 31.3 34.4 30.9 35.0 0.9 1.0 1.0 1.3 10.2 13.1 10.1 13.5 10.1
Bukidnon 1.9 1.7 1.6 1.7 30.9 37.2 29.3 34.9 30.2 35.4 33.6 39.2 2.3 1.6 1.8 1.7 10.0 17.6 9.8 15.2 11.3
Camiguina/ 3.7 5.8 1.6 0.5 20.5 32.6 9.3 28.4 29.1 34.4 29.1 30.6 1.3 0.8 1.2 0.9 5.1 9.4 2.0 4.5 9.1
Lanao del Norte 1.4 2.1 2.0 2.4 29.6 34.1 31.5 38.3 34.4 40.9 29.1 37.0 1.6 2.1 2.8 3.7 9.0 14.2 10.6 17.6 11.4
Misamis Occidental 1.9 1.8 1.8 7.5 28.5 34.8 27.6 33.6 25.1 31.0 16.6 41.4 1.6 1.8 2.1 4.4 9.2 14.4 9.2 15.3 6.7
Misamis Oriental 2.5 2.7 1.8 2.4 30.3 38.6 31.5 40.5 28.5 34.5 24.1 31.8 1.5 2.2 1.4 1.3 7.7 12.5 6.9 14.0 5.6

Region XI 1.0 2.2 1.3 1.3 27.4 30.7 27.1 34.3 27.9 32.3 24.4 28.5 0.7 1.3 0.9 0.8 6.7 8.9 6.3 10.5 7.1
Davao del Norte 2.0 8.0 4.2 2.9 26.5 33.1 20.7 47.0 23.8 37.8 23.2 32.8 1.8 4.5 2.8 2.7 6.7 12.5 2.5 17.2 5.0
Davao del Sur 1.5 1.9 1.7 1.9 25.7 30.5 25.5 31.8 26.2 31.8 24.7 30.9 0.8 1.2 1.0 0.9 4.6 7.1 4.0 7.9 4.8
Davao Oriental 2.7 2.2 2.8 1.6 25.0 33.9 29.2 36.6 29.4 38.5 19.9 25.1 1.9 2.2 2.4 1.6 9.2 15.5 12.0 19.4 12.3
Compostela Valley 2.2 5.0 2.1 2.4 26.1 33.5 21.0 37.5 24.9 31.8 20.3 28.2 1.6 2.7 1.9 1.4 6.1 11.5 5.2 14.0 7.2

Region XII 0.9 1.1 1.3 1.6 30.2 33.2 27.4 31.1 32.7 37.1 33.9 39.1 0.8 0.9 1.1 1.7 9.6 12.4 7.6 10.5 11.2
North Cotabato 2.1 2.4 2.1 2.7 29.8 36.9 26.9 34.9 39.2 46.0 33.4 42.2 1.6 1.4 2.6 3.1 7.2 12.4 5.2 9.9 14.5
Saranggani 1.7 1.6 1.9 3.7 27.8 33.3 24.5 29.6 30.0 36.3 31.7 43.9 1.6 1.7 1.5 5.1 9.8 15.2 9.5 15.1 13.0
South Cotabato 1.9 2.2 2.6 2.8 26.8 33.0 27.1 34.2 27.9 36.4 26.3 35.6 1.3 1.6 1.8 1.9 6.4 10.7 5.5 10.9 6.0
Sultan Kudarat 1.4 1.8 1.6 3.4 30.5 35.2 24.5 30.4 25.2 30.4 35.7 46.8 2.3 1.8 1.5 4.5 13.3 20.8 9.2 15.1 9.0
Cotabato City 3.3 4.3 2.0 2.3 25.5 36.3 20.1 34.1 28.0 34.5 24.6 32.1 3.1 1.5 2.3 3.7 5.2 15.5 4.1 9.2 9.1

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 34


Table 11. Standard Error and Confidence Interval of First Semester Income Gap, Poverty Gap and Severity of Poverty, by Region and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 20

First Semester Income Gap First Semester Poverty Gap


Standard Error 90% Confidence Interval Standard Error 90% Confidence Interval
Region/Province 2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012
2006 2009 2012 2015 Lower Upper Lower Upper Lower Upper Lower Upper 2006 2009 2012 2015 Lower Upper Lower Upper Lower
Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit

Caraga 1.2 1.2 1.1 1.4 32.3 36.4 33.2 37.2 29.4 33.1 26.6 31.1 1.1 1.1 0.9 0.9 13.0 16.7 13.4 17.1 9.2
Agusan del Norte 2.3 1.9 2.0 3.7 28.9 36.3 30.5 36.6 27.6 34.2 23.1 35.3 2.0 1.5 1.6 1.8 8.9 15.4 8.7 13.8 7.2
Agusan del Sur 2.8 2.0 2.2 2.2 32.9 42.2 36.6 43.1 32.3 39.5 26.7 34.1 2.8 2.4 2.4 1.9 12.6 21.8 16.5 24.4 9.9
Surigao Del Norte 2.4 3.0 2.6 2.3 30.8 38.6 30.7 40.5 25.9 34.6 24.5 32.2 2.0 2.7 1.7 1.3 12.4 19.1 12.6 21.4 7.7
Surigao Del Sur 1.9 2.2 1.8 1.5 28.8 35.1 27.3 34.5 24.2 30.2 24.2 29.0 1.8 1.7 1.1 1.1 11.4 17.4 10.6 16.1 6.8

ARMM 1.0 1.5 1.5 1.7 24.8 28.2 21.6 26.5 26.0 30.9 27.3 32.9 1.1 1.1 1.4 1.8 9.6 13.1 8.3 11.9 11.0
Basilan 3.9 2.0 3.9 3.0 12.9 25.6 14.1 20.5 10.4 23.3 15.6 25.6 2.9 1.1 2.1 0.8 1.2 10.8 4.6 8.3 2.0
Lanao del Sur 2.0 2.8 2.7 1.7 21.4 28.1 25.2 34.4 32.4 41.3 35.2 40.9 2.1 2.7 3.5 2.3 6.0 12.9 10.9 19.7 19.6
Maguindanao 1.6 3.2 1.5 2.7 26.2 31.3 20.4 30.8 25.3 30.1 23.3 32.3 1.8 2.4 1.7 2.1 10.7 16.7 5.6 13.6 13.2
Sulu 2.4 1.0 2.4 1.5 22.1 30.1 15.1 18.3 15.0 22.8 22.4 27.2 2.3 0.8 1.7 2.3 7.4 15.0 5.0 7.7 3.0
Tawi-tawi 2.5 4.4 2.4 2.8 23.9 32.2 19.3 33.6 17.7 25.7 17.6 26.8 2.8 3.3 1.1 1.0 9.7 18.8 7.3 18.2 2.6

Notes:
a/ Province with sample size less than 100.

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 35


and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015

First Semester Poverty Gap First Semester Severity of Poverty


90% Confidence Interval Standard Error 90% Confidence Interval
2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015
Upper Lower Upper 2006 2009 2012 2015 Lower Upper Lower Upper Lower Upper Lower Upper
Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit

6.8 5.7 6.5 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 2.8 3.1 2.6 2.9 2.6 2.9 2.3 2.8

1.0 0.7 1.2 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.4 0.2 0.4
1.1 0.6 2.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.0 0.4 0.1 0.4 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.9
0.9 0.3 0.9 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.3 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.2
1.6 0.9 1.9 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.4 0.1 0.7 0.2 0.6 0.3 0.7
1.2 0.5 1.2 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.0 0.3 0.1 0.5 0.1 0.5

9.3 3.6 7.9 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.5 3.1 4.9 2.6 4.5 2.5 4.3 1.3 3.1
16.4 5.7 11.8 1.3 2.3 1.6 0.9 4.6 8.9 4.3 11.7 2.7 7.9 1.6 4.7
35.7 8.9 18.6 4.1 2.7 4.3 1.5 4.2 17.6 3.7 12.5 5.8 20.1 3.4 8.3
1.2 0.6 1.7 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.6 0.2 1.2 0.1 0.5 0.1 0.6
21.6 3.4 15.0 1.0 1.2 1.6 1.6 1.7 5.0 2.2 6.0 5.2 10.5 1.1 6.3
14.6 3.2 10.8 1.3 0.9 1.5 1.2 5.6 9.8 2.0 5.0 1.8 6.7 0.8 4.7
14.2 10.3 14.9 2.2 2.1 1.2 0.5 3.2 10.4 3.3 10.3 2.1 6.1 4.4 6.1

5.1 3.4 4.9 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2 1.9 3.0 1.3 2.0 1.3 2.1 1.2 1.9
3.4 1.0 3.5 0.4 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.8 2.1 0.5 1.2 0.4 1.2 0.2 1.1
9.4 2.3 4.5 0.3 0.2 1.3 0.3 0.6 1.7 0.5 1.3 0.6 4.9 0.8 1.7
6.3 3.0 8.4 0.6 0.9 0.5 0.9 1.2 3.2 0.7 3.7 0.9 2.4 1.1 3.9
5.1 3.5 5.1 0.5 0.3 0.2 0.2 2.2 3.8 1.4 2.3 1.2 2.0 1.1 1.9

6.0 3.2 4.3 0.3 0.2 0.4 0.1 1.7 2.6 1.6 2.3 1.1 2.4 1.1 1.5
3.5 2.2 2.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.3 0.8 0.8 0.5 0.5

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 36


and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015

First Semester Poverty Gap First Semester Severity of Poverty


90% Confidence Interval Standard Error 90% Confidence Interval
2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015
Upper Lower Upper 2006 2009 2012 2015 Lower Upper Lower Upper Lower Upper Lower Upper
Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit
5.4 3.1 5.3 0.6 0.3 0.3 0.3 1.9 3.9 1.4 2.5 1.0 2.1 1.0 1.9
5.7 2.7 3.8 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.2 1.6 2.7 1.8 2.9 1.3 2.0 0.8 1.3
14.9 2.4 4.8 0.2 0.5 3.0 0.2 0.4 1.2 0.1 1.6 0.0 8.1 0.9 1.6
6.7 3.2 7.9 0.3 0.3 0.5 0.8 0.2 1.2 0.1 1.2 0.5 2.0 0.9 3.5

3.3 2.7 4.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.9 1.4 0.9 1.3 0.8 1.2 1.0 1.7
10.6 9.2 9.2 2.0 1.3 0.8 0.0 0.1 6.8 0.5 4.7 1.9 4.7 4.0 4.0
1.9 0.4 2.4 0.4 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 1.4 0.1 0.4 0.1 0.6 0.1 0.8
1.7 0.6 2.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.6 0.2 0.5 0.3 0.6 0.2 0.8
6.9 5.3 8.2 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.5 1.8 3.2 2.3 3.6 1.6 2.5 1.9 3.5
1.9 0.6 1.5 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.4 0.1 0.4 0.2 0.7 0.1 0.5
4.2 2.9 8.3 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.9 1.3 2.4 0.8 1.6 0.8 1.7 0.8 3.7
7.3 2.9 5.5 0.7 0.4 0.8 0.3 0.7 3.1 0.7 2.0 0.8 3.3 1.1 2.0

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 37


and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015

First Semester Poverty Gap First Semester Severity of Poverty


90% Confidence Interval Standard Error 90% Confidence Interval
2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015
Upper Lower Upper 2006 2009 2012 2015 Lower Upper Lower Upper Lower Upper Lower Upper
Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit
3.2 1.8 3.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.6 0.9 0.7 1.1 0.8 1.3 0.6 1.1
7.4 1.9 3.6 0.2 0.4 0.5 0.3 0.9 1.6 0.8 2.1 1.7 3.4 0.6 1.4
1.3 1.2 2.5 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.2 0.1 0.5 0.4 0.9
2.3 0.6 2.3 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.3 0.7 0.2 0.8 0.4 0.8 0.2 1.0
6.0 2.7 7.7 0.3 0.4 0.3 0.6 1.5 2.5 1.3 2.5 1.2 2.1 0.9 2.7
2.3 1.1 2.0 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.8 0.4 1.2 0.3 0.8 0.3 0.7

10.0 4.5 7.7 0.7 0.6 0.5 0.5 3.6 5.8 2.7 4.8 2.6 4.3 1.6 3.3
10.2 3.1 6.4 0.8 0.5 0.9 0.6 1.9 4.5 1.4 3.1 1.3 4.3 0.7 2.5
16.3 3.9 15.7 1.2 1.4 1.2 1.8 3.8 7.7 1.5 5.9 3.1 7.1 1.4 7.4
10.5 3.9 9.5 0.9 0.8 0.7 1.1 3.3 6.3 2.2 4.9 2.2 4.6 1.3 4.9
11.4 2.7 6.1 1.7 1.5 1.2 0.4 1.8 7.6 1.8 6.9 1.4 5.2 0.8 2.0
9.6 3.5 8.5 0.7 0.8 0.6 0.6 3.2 5.6 2.6 5.2 1.6 3.6 0.9 2.9

10.4 6.7 9.5 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.4 3.9 5.0 3.8 4.8 3.2 4.1 2.3 3.7
12.7 4.3 7.4 0.5 0.7 0.6 0.4 3.0 4.5 3.4 5.9 3.5 5.4 1.3 2.6
8.1 6.2 14.7 0.8 0.4 0.6 1.0 1.9 4.6 1.8 3.2 1.1 3.0 2.4 5.8
10.0 4.3 9.8 0.5 0.6 0.4 0.8 4.1 5.9 3.5 5.4 2.3 3.7 1.1 3.8
18.3 13.2 13.6 1.0 1.1 2.7 0.4 1.8 5.1 0.4 4.0 1.9 10.7 5.5 6.7
15.6 5.3 10.5 1.3 1.1 0.9 0.7 5.1 9.3 4.7 8.5 3.7 6.5 1.7 3.9
10.5 6.1 14.6 0.4 0.5 0.5 1.2 1.8 3.2 2.5 4.1 2.2 3.9 2.1 6.0

7.4 5.1 8.0 0.3 0.4 0.3 0.4 2.6 3.5 2.3 3.5 2.1 2.9 1.9 3.2
6.1 3.1 6.3 0.8 0.9 0.3 0.3 2.1 4.9 2.9 5.8 0.6 1.7 0.8 1.9
11.5 4.6 13.0 1.3 0.9 0.9 1.4 4.3 8.7 2.5 5.5 1.5 4.4 1.4 6.1

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 38


and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015

First Semester Poverty Gap First Semester Severity of Poverty


90% Confidence Interval Standard Error 90% Confidence Interval
2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015
Upper Lower Upper 2006 2009 2012 2015 Lower Upper Lower Upper Lower Upper Lower Upper
Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit
9.6 0.0 9.6 0.3 2.4 1.1 1.3 1.3 2.4 0.0 7.0 0.8 4.3 0.0 3.8
9.5 1.6 6.2 0.1 0.2 0.9 0.5 1.5 1.8 0.1 0.6 0.3 3.3 0.3 2.0
7.3 3.7 8.5 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.7 1.6 3.1 1.5 2.7 1.7 2.9 1.3 3.7
8.8 5.4 9.9 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.7 2.4 3.9 2.3 4.0 2.1 3.6 1.8 4.0

10.6 7.6 11.3 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.6 4.9 6.5 3.6 5.0 3.5 4.9 3.5 5.6
11.2 5.7 9.5 1.1 0.9 0.5 0.6 4.6 8.3 3.9 6.9 3.0 4.6 2.5 4.4
7.9 5.6 9.0 0.5 0.6 0.4 0.6 3.6 5.3 2.6 4.4 2.2 3.5 2.5 4.5
20.8 11.2 21.7 1.4 0.9 1.2 1.9 6.8 11.2 4.5 7.5 6.8 10.6 5.3 11.4
17.8 17.1 17.1 2.0 1.2 3.2 0.0 1.9 8.4 0.9 5.0 0.0 8.8 7.3 7.3

12.6 10.6 14.5 0.4 0.4 0.5 0.6 3.7 4.9 3.9 5.2 4.0 5.5 4.5 6.5
6.4 2.7 3.9 0.7 1.9 0.4 0.1 1.5 3.6 1.5 7.7 1.0 2.2 0.8 1.1
25.7 5.7 19.4 1.4 1.6 1.4 2.4 3.8 8.4 4.2 9.6 7.9 12.5 1.3 9.4
10.6 9.8 14.7 0.5 0.4 0.5 0.8 3.7 5.4 2.9 4.2 2.7 4.4 4.0 6.5
18.6 14.7 23.4 1.6 1.7 2.0 1.5 4.3 9.5 4.1 9.6 2.9 9.4 6.6 11.3
16.6 5.0 12.4 0.3 1.0 1.5 1.0 1.2 2.3 1.7 4.9 3.4 8.3 1.8 5.1
12.8 7.3 19.8 0.6 1.0 0.8 2.1 1.7 3.6 3.1 6.4 2.2 5.0 2.8 9.6

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 39


and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015

First Semester Poverty Gap First Semester Severity of Poverty


90% Confidence Interval Standard Error 90% Confidence Interval
2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015
Upper Lower Upper 2006 2009 2012 2015 Lower Upper Lower Upper Lower Upper Lower Upper
Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit
14.2 6.3 11.4 0.8 1.0 0.6 0.8 6.7 9.4 5.8 9.0 4.7 6.5 2.2 5.0
22.9 10.3 20.0 1.9 2.1 1.5 2.0 12.2 18.6 11.6 18.5 6.5 11.4 3.7 10.2
11.8 3.1 8.6 0.8 0.7 0.6 0.7 3.9 6.5 2.7 5.0 3.2 5.2 1.0 3.4
13.1 5.7 11.3 1.0 1.2 0.7 0.6 2.5 6.0 2.6 6.4 3.4 5.6 1.7 3.7
6.5 1.2 3.9 3.5 0.4 0.4 0.2 0.0 11.4 0.3 1.8 0.9 2.3 0.3 1.0

13.3 9.4 13.6 0.5 0.6 0.5 0.7 4.5 6.2 4.5 6.4 4.3 6.0 4.1 6.4
17.1 16.6 22.4 1.3 0.9 0.9 1.1 4.4 8.6 4.0 7.0 4.6 7.7 7.6 11.4
13.0 10.4 13.5 0.6 0.4 0.5 0.6 1.7 3.9 0.3 1.6 3.8 5.3 3.7 5.6
20.6 7.6 19.8 0.7 1.1 1.5 2.0 3.7 6.1 4.5 8.2 5.1 10.1 2.9 9.4
13.7 1.4 16.0 0.8 0.8 1.0 2.7 3.9 6.4 3.8 6.5 2.4 5.6 0.0 8.1
10.1 3.1 7.5 0.9 1.3 0.6 0.6 3.3 6.3 3.2 7.5 2.3 4.5 1.0 3.1

10.1 4.0 6.8 0.3 0.8 0.5 0.4 2.7 3.7 2.4 4.9 2.9 4.4 1.4 2.7
14.1 3.2 12.2 0.8 3.1 1.5 1.4 2.8 5.4 0.0 10.0 1.6 6.6 0.8 5.6
8.2 2.7 5.8 0.4 0.5 0.5 0.4 1.8 3.0 1.5 3.3 1.8 3.5 1.0 2.3
20.3 3.5 8.6 0.9 1.2 1.4 0.6 3.4 6.5 4.7 8.7 5.1 9.7 1.0 2.8
13.4 4.8 9.3 0.8 1.9 0.9 0.6 2.4 5.0 1.1 7.3 2.7 5.6 1.4 3.4

15.0 10.8 16.5 0.4 0.4 0.7 1.0 4.1 5.4 3.1 4.5 5.1 7.4 5.0 8.4
22.9 10.7 20.9 0.8 0.7 1.7 1.9 3.1 5.7 2.1 4.5 7.6 13.3 4.7 11.0
17.8 12.2 29.0 0.7 0.8 0.8 3.2 3.8 6.0 3.3 6.1 5.2 7.8 4.9 15.5
12.0 4.6 10.8 0.7 0.8 1.0 1.0 2.6 4.9 2.3 5.0 2.4 5.6 1.6 4.9
14.1 12.2 26.9 1.1 0.9 0.7 2.8 5.5 9.2 3.3 6.1 3.3 5.7 6.2 15.3
16.8 3.8 16.1 1.6 0.8 1.3 1.3 1.9 7.2 1.3 3.8 3.4 7.8 1.9 6.1

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 40


and Province: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015

First Semester Poverty Gap First Semester Severity of Poverty


90% Confidence Interval Standard Error 90% Confidence Interval
2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015
Upper Lower Upper 2006 2009 2012 2015 Lower Upper Lower Upper Lower Upper Lower Upper
Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit Limit

12.1 8.8 11.6 0.7 0.6 0.5 0.5 5.8 8.0 6.1 8.2 4.0 5.5 3.4 4.9
12.5 6.2 12.0 1.1 0.8 0.8 0.9 3.4 7.2 3.6 6.3 2.9 5.7 2.2 5.3
17.8 10.4 16.8 1.7 1.5 1.4 1.1 5.8 11.5 8.1 12.9 4.7 9.2 4.0 7.6
13.3 7.2 11.6 1.2 1.7 0.9 0.7 5.4 9.4 5.3 10.9 3.0 5.8 2.5 4.7
10.5 7.0 10.5 1.0 0.9 0.5 0.4 4.4 7.7 4.1 7.0 2.4 4.2 2.6 4.1

15.7 13.1 19.1 0.5 0.5 0.7 0.9 3.4 4.9 2.8 4.4 4.3 6.6 5.0 8.2
9.0 5.1 7.6 1.0 0.3 0.8 0.2 0.0 3.2 1.2 2.2 0.3 2.9 1.5 2.2
31.1 23.0 30.5 0.9 1.4 2.1 1.4 1.8 4.6 4.1 8.6 8.3 15.1 10.4 14.8
18.8 10.6 17.4 0.8 1.1 0.8 1.1 3.9 6.6 1.7 5.3 4.9 7.6 3.8 7.5
8.5 11.6 19.1 1.0 0.2 0.6 0.9 2.6 6.0 1.2 2.0 0.7 2.7 3.6 6.6
6.4 0.7 3.9 1.2 1.6 0.4 0.3 3.0 6.9 1.9 7.0 1.1 2.3 0.1 1.2

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 41


Table 12. First Semester Poverty Incidence among Families and Population in Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015

First Semester Poverty Incidence among Families (%) First Semester Poverty Incidence among Population (%)
Major Island
Group Increase/Decrease Increase/Decrease
2003 2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015
06-09 09-12 12-15 06-09 09-12 12-15

PHILIPPINES 22.9 23.4 22.9 22.3 21.1 (0.5) (0.5) (1.3) 28.8 28.6 27.9 26.3 (0.2) (0.7) (1.6)

Luzon 14.73 15.4 15.0 14.5 13.4 (0.4) (0.5) (1.0) 19.7 19.5 18.7 17.4 (0.2) (0.7) (1.4)
NCR 2.8 3.7 3.8 4.5 0.9 0.1 0.7 4.4 5.3 5.4 6.5 1.0 0.1 1.1
Without NCR 19.3 18.4 17.6 16.1 (0.9) (0.8) (1.5) 24.4 23.7 22.6 23.5 (0.7) (1.1) 0.9
Visayas 32.44 31.6 30.7 29.1 28.7 (0.9) (1.6) (0.4) 38.1 37.6 35.6 34.2 (0.5) (2.0) (1.4)
Mindanao 35.17 36.2 35.6 36.0 33.8 (0.6) 0.4 (2.1) 42.8 43.0 43.2 41.3 0.2 0.3 (1.9)

Table 13. First Semester Subsistence Incidence among Families and Population in Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao: 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015

First Semester Subsistence Incidence among Families (%) First Semester Subsistence Incidence among Population (%)
Major Island
Group Increase/Decrease Increase/Decrease
2003 2006 2009 2012 2015 2006 2009 2012 2015
06-09 09-12 12-15 06-09 09-12 12-15

PHILIPPINES 11.01 10.8 10.0 10.0 9.2 (0.8) (0.0) (0.8) 14.2 13.3 13.4 12.1 (0.9) 0.1 (1.3)

Luzon 5.87 6.0 5.5 5.5 4.7 (0.5) (0.1) (0.8) 8.2 7.7 7.6 6.4 (0.5) (0.1) (1.3)
NCR 0.5 0.7 1.1 1.2 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.8 1.1 1.5 1.8 0.3 0.4 0.3
Without NCR 7.8 7.0 6.7 5.7 (0.8) (0.3) (1.0) 10.5 9.6 9.4 7.7 (0.9) (0.2) (1.7)
Visayas 16.30 16.0 14.0 13.3 14.0 (2.0) (0.7) 0.7 20.6 18.2 17.2 17.3 (2.4) (1.0) 0.1
Mindanao 19.39 18.4 17.7 18.3 16.3 (0.7) 0.7 (2.0) 23.3 22.6 23.8 21.4 (0.7) 1.2 (2.4)

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 33


Table 14. Clustering of Provinces based on 2015 First Semester Poverty Incidence among Families, by Province: First Semesters of 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015
(where Cluster 1 indicates the bottom (poorest) cluster of provinces)

First Semester 2006 First Semester 2009 First Semester 2012 First Semester 2015
Province Poverty 90% Confidence Interval Poverty 90% Confidence Interval Poverty 90% Confidence Interval Poverty 90% Confidence Interval
Clusterc/ Incidence Clusterc/ Incidence Clusterc/ Incidence Clusterc/ Incidence
Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit
Bukidnon 2 40.4 31.4 49.4 2 38.8 32.3 45.3 1 43.3 35.3 51.3 1 53.6 47.4 59.9
Lanao del Sur 2 36.4 29.8 42.9 1 51.4 41.2 61.5 1 68.9 62.1 75.7 1 70.2 64.3 76.1
Maguindanao 1 47.7 40.1 55.3 2 37.6 28.4 46.7 1 57.8 53.0 62.6 1 50.4 43.4 57.3
Northern Samar 1 45.1 34.3 55.9 1 43.6 33.6 53.7 1 43.7 31.9 55.5 1 52.4 43.1 61.8
Sarangani 2 40.8 32.6 49.1 1 45.4 36.4 54.4 1 46.5 39.8 23.5 1 54.5 38.8 70.3
Siquijora/ 2 33.3 15.6 51.1 3 26.1 17.1 35.2 3 24.6 24.6 24.6 1 53.0 53.0 53.0
Sulu 1 42.9 32.8 52.9 2 37.9 32.1 43.7 2 30.3 24.1 36.6 1 61.8 51.1 72.6
Agusan del Sur 1 45.7 38.0 53.4 1 51.3 43.7 58.9 2 38.6 25.8 51.4 2 44.7 37.7 51.6
Apayao 1 51.3 38.7 63.9 1 43.9 28.2 59.7 1 59.8 30.4 89.2 2 37.5 27.6 47.5
Camarines Norteb/ 3 29.5 19.7 39.4 2 32.4 25.0 39.7 3 24.7 15.9 33.6 2 36.5 22.9 50.1
Camiguina/ 3 27.4 21.6 33.3 4 17.2 13.0 21.5 2 34.9 30.4 39.3 2 40.0 35.8 44.2
Catanduanes 2 31.2 19.2 43.2 3 20.3 10.0 30.6 3 27.1 24.3 29.8 2 39.7 31.9 47.4
Cotabato Cityb/ 2 33.6 20.8 46.3 3 24.5 17.0 31.9 1 41.5 23.7 59.3 2 35.1 13.3 56.9
Eastern Samar 2 39.4 30.5 48.3 1 46.7 38.1 55.3 1 59.4 44.6 74.2 2 40.1 28.0 52.2
Lanao del Norteb/ 2 36.4 29.8 42.9 2 40.4 32.0 48.7 1 42.5 32.2 52.7 2 41.4 26.8 56.0
Leyte 2 33.2 28.5 37.9 2 33.1 28.7 37.6 2 31.9 26.5 37.3 2 39.1 33.0 45.1
Mountain Province 2 40.2 23.9 56.5 1 42.6 28.6 56.6 2 34.8 17.5 52.1 2 40.7 31.7 49.7
Negros Oriental 1 50.3 42.5 58.2 2 41.9 34.1 49.7 1 45.3 32.3 58.2 2 41.9 32.7 51.1
North Cotabato 3 29.3 23.4 35.1 3 24.4 18.5 30.4 1 43.9 34.5 53.3 2 41.8 32.7 50.9
Sorsogonb/ 3 30.6 26.3 35.0 2 34.3 28.4 40.1 2 32.1 22.4 41.9 2 35.7 23.4 48.0
Sultan Kudarat 1 51.9 42.4 61.3 1 44.2 35.3 53.1 1 41.6 33.9 49.4 2 47.4 33.4 61.4
Western Samar (Samar) 3 29.6 24.1 35.0 2 37.4 30.1 44.7 2 36.0 28.7 43.3 2 41.8 28.8 54.7
Zamboanga del Norte 1 61.5 53.4 69.7 1 63.6 56.1 71.0 1 50.3 41.0 59.6 2 45.8 38.8 52.8
Zamboanga Sibugay 2 37.2 28.3 46.1 2 40.8 33.8 47.8 2 36.8 24.8 48.9 2 35.8 26.5 45.0
Abra 1 41.6 34.1 49.2 2 41.8 31.2 52.4 2 34.4 31.4 37.5 3 32.6 27.4 37.8
Agusan del Norte 2 37.3 30.5 44.1 2 33.5 27.8 39.3 2 32.0 22.6 41.5 3 31.2 22.3 40.0
Aklan 2 32.3 23.4 41.3 2 38.4 26.8 50.0 3 21.0 14.3 27.7 3 23.8 16.4 31.2
Albay 2 32.3 26.9 37.7 2 33.9 28.5 39.2 2 36.1 30.3 41.9 3 25.1 19.2 31.1
Antique 1 44.6 33.4 55.8 2 34.0 23.6 44.3 2 32.1 24.0 40.1 3 28.2 19.2 37.3
Auroraa/ 3 22.4 6.4 38.4 3 20.4 8.1 32.7 2 30.7 3 25.8 25.8 25.8
Basilanb/ 2 31.2 15.2 47.2 2 37.4 22.1 52.8 2 32.5 24.9 40.2 3 30.7 19.5 41.8
Bohol 2 41.0 34.2 47.8 2 38.6 31.0 46.3 2 32.5 25.4 39.5 3 24.7 18.7 30.7
Camarines Sur 2 38.7 33.9 43.4 2 37.2 32.1 42.2 2 33.5 28.8 38.1 3 29.2 22.9 35.4
Compostela Valley 3 29.5 23.4 35.6 2 32.7 24.0 41.4 2 36.3 24.6 48.0 3 29.2 23.7 34.7
Davao del Norteb/ 2 32.2 23.9 40.5 3 29.2 16.5 41.8 2 30.9 20.7 41.1 3 27.6 14.6 40.6
Davao Orientalb/ 1 41.8 34.2 49.5 1 47.6 39.9 55.3 1 48.0 35.9 60.0 3 27.0 16.0 38.0

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 34


First Semester 2006 First Semester 2009 First Semester 2012 First Semester 2015
Province Poverty 90% Confidence Interval Poverty 90% Confidence Interval Poverty 90% Confidence Interval Poverty 90% Confidence Interval
Clusterc/ Incidence Clusterc/ Incidence Clusterc/ Incidence Clusterc/ Incidence
Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit
Ifugaob/ 2 32.8 21.5 44.2 3 28.4 21.4 35.5 1 47.5 41.2 53.8 3 32.8 18.1 47.5
Kalingab/ 1 43.6 35.2 52.0 3 25.8 17.3 34.3 2 29.4 15.2 43.5 3 24.2 10.2 38.1
Masbate 1 47.8 40.4 55.2 1 49.8 42.4 57.2 1 44.2 34.2 54.2 3 31.6 23.2 39.9
Misamis Occidentalb/ 2 37.2 30.6 43.8 2 40.1 31.6 48.6 2 36.6 14.5 58.6 3 30.1 16.4 43.8
Negros Occidental 3 28.9 24.6 33.2 3 28.3 24.1 32.5 3 26.2 20.5 31.8 3 28.3 22.2 34.4
Nueva Ecija 3 26.3 22.3 30.2 3 27.0 22.8 31.3 3 23.0 18.3 27.7 3 24.6 21.1 28.0
Occidental Mindorob/ 2 39.5 26.6 52.3 3 28.4 20.6 36.3 2 38.0 21.3 54.6 3 32.4 18.3 46.4
Romblonb/ 2 38.4 32.6 44.2 2 35.8 28.3 43.3 2 29.8 24.0 35.5 3 26.8 16.6 37.0
South Cotabato 3 28.5 23.4 33.5 3 26.8 19.6 33.9 2 28.0 17.6 38.3 3 24.9 18.0 31.8
Southern Leyteb/ 3 21.9 14.7 29.0 3 28.2 20.4 36.0 2 36.4 22.0 50.9 3 30.4 20.0 40.8
Surigao del Norte 1 45.3 39.0 51.7 1 47.7 39.6 55.9 2 34.6 26.6 42.6 3 33.2 27.3 39.1
Surigao del Sur 1 45.1 39.2 51.0 1 43.2 37.2 49.2 2 31.8 26.9 36.6 3 32.8 25.9 39.7
Biliran 3 24.2 17.8 30.6 2 34.6 20.7 48.5 3 20.7 18.4 23.0 4 15.2 14.3 16.1
Cagayan 3 25.8 21.3 30.3 3 21.3 17.1 25.6 4 17.7 14.3 21.0 4 18.0 13.4 22.5
Capizb/ 3 25.6 20.2 30.9 3 22.9 6.4 39.5 2 25.4 9.6 41.2 4 18.6 6.0 31.1
Cebu 3 28.3 24.8 31.8 3 26.7 22.7 30.6 3 22.4 17.6 27.3 4 21.5 17.7 25.3
Davao del Sur 3 20.9 17.1 24.6 3 20.8 15.3 26.2 3 22.3 14.1 30.5 4 15.4 11.0 19.8
Guimarasa/ b/ 3 25.4 19.3 31.4 4 18.6 10.8 26.5 3 26.2 17.8 34.6 4 19.4 10.4 28.3
Ilocos Sur 4 17.9 11.3 24.6 4 14.9 9.7 20.0 4 17.1 9.1 25.1 4 13.8 9.4 18.3
Iloilo 3 20.8 15.8 25.8 3 22.4 18.4 26.3 3 21.9 14.8 29.0 4 21.0 14.8 27.3
Isabela 3 23.5 19.8 27.2 3 26.7 22.9 30.4 3 21.7 17.6 25.9 4 15.3 13.2 17.4
Isabela Citya/b/ 2 38.1 14.5 61.7 3 23.6 9.4 37.9 4 19.4 17.7 21.0 4 14.3 6.6 22.1
La Unionb/ 3 21.9 15.6 28.2 3 21.4 14.3 28.5 4 19.8 14.6 24.9 4 19.0 11.5 26.5
Marinduqueb/ 2 33.0 24.5 41.5 3 25.0 17.7 32.3 2 29.4 20.0 38.9 4 19.9 10.4 29.4
Misamis Orientalb/ 3 29.3 24.5 34.1 3 29.0 21.1 36.9 3 25.0 18.3 31.6 4 18.9 12.6 25.2
Nueva Vizcayab/ 4 12.4 6.7 18.1 4 11.6 6.2 16.9 4 17.0 6.7 27.3 4 15.8 10.2 21.3
Oriental Mindoro 2 33.8 28.2 39.3 2 33.0 27.5 38.5 3 26.2 16.2 36.2 4 20.5 14.4 26.7
Palawan 3 30.5 22.3 38.7 3 29.3 20.2 38.3 3 25.2 16.5 33.8 4 17.5 11.7 23.3
Pangasinan 3 26.5 23.2 29.8 4 19.5 16.5 22.5 4 17.0 13.2 20.8 4 18.5 15.2 21.8
Quezonb/ 3 27.4 23.1 31.7 3 22.8 18.5 27.0 3 22.6 15.7 29.5 4 22.3 13.4 31.3
Quirino 4 12.1 6.1 18.1 4 14.5 8.2 20.9 3 21.7 19.4 24.0 4 19.5 14.2 24.7
Tarlac 3 20.7 16.7 24.7 4 15.5 11.3 19.8 4 14.0 10.8 17.3 4 21.1 15.5 26.6
Zambales 4 17.3 11.5 23.1 5 9.4 5.7 13.1 4 18.0 11.3 24.6 4 14.5 10.2 18.7
Zamboanga del Surb/ 3 30.6 25.6 35.6 3 29.1 23.4 34.7 2 30.1 20.6 39.7 4 22.5 14.3 30.6

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 35


First Semester 2006 First Semester 2009 First Semester 2012 First Semester 2015
Province Poverty 90% Confidence Interval Poverty 90% Confidence Interval Poverty 90% Confidence Interval Poverty 90% Confidence Interval
Clusterc/ Incidence Clusterc/ Incidence Clusterc/ Incidence Clusterc/ Incidence
Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit Lower Limit Upper Limit
Bataanb/ 5 9.4 4.7 14.0 5 5.5 3.8 7.2 5 7.3 5.3 9.2 5 7.8 4.3 11.2
Batanesa/ 5 0.0 4 14.3 3 21.4 21.4 21.4 5 10.0 10.0 10.0
Batangas 4 13.3 10.7 15.9 4 14.1 10.3 17.9 4 19.4 13.5 25.3 5 11.2 8.2 14.3
Benguetb/ 5 6.1 2.4 9.9 5 7.0 4.1 10.0 5 4.3 2.9 5.7 5 6.4 3.8 9.1
Bulacanb/ 5 6.8 5.3 8.3 5 7.5 5.8 9.2 5 6.7 4.7 8.6 5 5.9 3.7 8.2
Cavite 5 2.9 1.6 4.2 5 3.8 2.4 5.1 5 4.1 2.1 6.2 5 8.3 5.8 10.8
Ilocos Norteb/ 4 16.3 10.4 22.2 4 14.6 10.9 18.2 5 11.0 6.7 15.3 5 12.3 8.2 16.5
Lagunab/ 5 5.8 4.1 7.5 5 7.4 4.4 10.4 5 6.3 4.4 8.1 5 5.9 3.4 8.5
NCR - 1st Districtb/ 5 2.7 1.3 4.0 5 4.4 2.2 6.7 5 3.8 2.1 5.5 5 4.8 3.0 6.6
NCR - 2nd Districtb/ 5 2.8 1.3 4.4 5 3.2 0.2 6.2 5 3.1 1.8 4.4 5 3.8 2.3 5.3
NCR - 3rd District 5 3.2 2.1 4.3 5 6.5 3.6 9.3 5 4.9 3.3 6.5 5 6.4 4.7 8.1
NCR - 4th District 5 2.4 1.6 3.3 5 2.1 0.6 3.5 5 3.8 2.5 5.2 5 3.8 2.7 4.9
Pampangab/ 5 3.3 2.2 4.5 5 5.9 3.9 7.9 5 6.4 4.4 8.3 5 5.2 3.3 7.2
Rizal 5 5.5 3.5 7.6 5 9.5 6.5 12.6 5 7.6 5.1 10.1 5 7.4 5.2 9.5
Tawi-Tawib/ 1 50.6 37.8 63.5 1 48.3 36.0 60.6 4 20.8 9.8 31.8 5 10.4 4.1 16.8
Notes:
a/ Caution in utilizing the estimate for these provinces must be observed due to its very small sample size.
b/ Coefficient of variation of 2015 first semester provincial poverty incidence among families is greater than 20%.
c/ Variable used in the cluster analysis is the 90% confidence interval of poverty incidence among families.

Source: Philippine Statistics Authority Page 36