The number of Filipino families that experienced hunger in the second quarter declined by an estimated 300,000 households from the previous quarter, despite more of them rating themselves as poor, according to the latest Social Weather Stations (SWS) survey.
By Kristine Angeli Sabillo
Putting up a brave face, Malacañang on Monday said it was not bothered by President Benigno Aquino III’s dipping ratings in the latest Social Weather Stations (SWS) and Pulse Asia surveys.
By Tina G. Santos
The sin tax law has proven to be effective in reducing tobacco consumption among the youth and the poor, according to a survey conducted by Social Weather Stations (SWS).
By Ana Roa
One in every four adult Filipinos is jobless, according to a new Social Weather Stations (SWS) survey.
By Ana Roa
Filipino families who said they were poor numbered 10.8 million in September, while a smaller number of 7.9 million families described themselves as poor in terms of food, according to a recent survey by Social Weather Stations (SWS).