Census of Population

The 2015 Census of Population (POPCEN), which is a complete enumeration of households in the country, was geared primarily to take an inventory of the population of the entire Philippines. It also collected information about important characteristics of the population such as age, sex, marital status, and highest grade completed.
The results of the 2015 POPCEN was declared official on May 13, 2016 by virtue of Presidential Proclamation No. 1269.