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PH POVERTY INCIDENCE SEES SIGNIFICANT DROP

Philippines
Poverty in the Philippines has been decreasing significantly in recent years, according to the Philippine Statistics Authority’s 2018 full-year report. The same report shows that overall income in ...
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Palace to work harder to free 6M Pinoys from poverty by 2022

Philippines
By Azer Parrocha, PNA MANILA — Malacañang vowed on Wednesday to “grind daily” to reduce poverty in the country after a Social Weather Stations (SWS) survey showed that fewer ...
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Filipinos don’t think they’re poor: SWS

Philippines
The latest results of a Social Weather Stations (SWS) survey shows that the number of Filipino families who consider themselves impoverished is at an all-time low. The survey ...
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Mindanao is the country’s food basket, but why are a lot of its people poor?

Opinion
Looking at important statistics about Mindanao, the most glaring is clear: it is the leading producer of many agricultural products and the best growing conditions for many commodities. ...
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