Jul 27, 2017 @ 10:13

The Social Weather Stations reported that the quantity of Filipinos who reported going hungry at least as soon as within the final 90 days dropped to its lowest since then President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo ran for re-election.

Based on the SWS survey confirmed that 9.5 %, or an estimated 2.2 million households, went hungry prior to now three months, the primary time it went under 10 % since it hit 7.four % in March 2004.

The survey was carried out from June 23 to 26 with 1,200 respondents and a error margin of plus or minus three % nationwide and plus or minus % on a regional foundation.

Mindanao and Metro Manila have the identical starvation fee at 11.three % whereas Luzon and Visayas have a greater fee at eight.three % and eight.7 %, respectively.

Source: politics.com.ph