PSA XII Celebrates PSA 9th Anniversary

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Friday, 16 September 2022

To commemorate the founding anniversary of the Philippine Statistics Authority, the Philippine Statistics Authority Regional Statistical Services Office XII celebrated the agency’s 9th Anniversary on 12 September 2022 at JYSL Annex Building, Balmores St., Zone II, Koronadal City, South Cotabato.
The event was highlighted by staff giving of anniversary messages, parlor games and awarding of winners of the Biggest Loser/Gainers as part of the activity on Health and Wellness.
The PSA was created through Republic Act no. 10625 (RA 10625), otherwise known as the “Philippine Statistical act of 2013″. The PSA develops, prescribes, disseminates and enforces policies, rules and regulations and coordinate government-wide programs governing the production of official statistics, general-purpose statistics, and civil registration services. It is responsible for all national censuses and surveys, sectoral statistics, consolidation of selected administrative recording systems and compilation of national accounts.
The PSA is the official source of data on population, poverty statistics, national accounts, among others.
Among the major mandates of the agency include Civil Registration, the implementation of PhilID or RA 11055 and the Community-Based Monitoring System (CBMS) act or RA 11315.



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