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The Population of Filipino Children Overseas

Requested from DFA by Vince Francis Anthony Gabawa at 05:50 PM on Feb 22, 2019.
Purpose: Research
Date of Coverage: 01/01/2014 - 01/01/2018
Tracking no: #DFA-177049249624

Vince Francis Anthony 05:50 PM, Feb 22, 2019

Hi! I'm a student doing research for my undergrad and I would like to request for the following:

1.) The population of Filipino children overseas.

1.) The population of OFWs
February 25, 2019

Dear Vince Francis Anthony,


Thank you for your request dated Feb 22, 2019 under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch.

Your request

You asked for The Population of Filipino Children Overseas.

Response to your request

While our aim is to provide information whenever possible, in this instance this Office does not have [some of]* the information you have requested. However, you may wish to contact the:

1. Commission of Filipinos Overseas at; 

2. Philippine Statistics Authority at and/or;

3. Philippine Overseas Employment Administration at

For further assistance you may review the FAQ section of the eFOI site:

Your right to request a review

If you are unhappy with this response to your FOI request, you may ask us to carry out an internal review of the response by writing to Your review request should explain why you are dissatisfied with this response, and should be made within 15 calendar days from the date when you received this letter. We will complete the review and tell you the result within 30 calendar days from the date when we receive your review request.

If you are not satisfied with the result of the review, you then have the right to appeal to the Office of the President under Administrative Order No. 22 (s. 2011).

Thank you.

FOI Receiving Officer
FOI Officer

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