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Scanner C: Color Scanning Application in The Workplaces for people with Color Vision Deficiency

Requested from DOH by I. Diga at 02:21 PM on Mar 05, 2022.
Purpose: I.T. Capstone Research; Demographics of People with Color Vision Deficiency (Color Blindness)
Date of Coverage: 01/01/2018 - 12/31/2021
Tracking no: #DOH-265533301465

Diga 02:21 PM, Mar 05, 2022

Greetings Department of Health,

We would like to request information of the following:

1) Number of Color Blind people in the Philippines.
2) Reported employed people with color vision deficiency and their field of jobs in the Philippines.
3) Demographics of different types of color vision deficiency in the Philippines.

Thank you for the consideration, and the help with the information you may provide.

Kind regards,
BSIT 602 Capstone Group 
(Isaiah Jericho Diga,
Aileen Cabuso,
Renmart Niño Puzon,
KC Vanessa Jamisola)

Receiving Officer 08:20 AM, Mar 07, 2022

March 7, 2022

Dear Isaiah Jericho,

Thank you for your request dated Mar 05, 2022 under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch, for Scanner C: Color Scanning Application in The Workplaces for people with Color Vision Deficiency.

We received your request on Mar 05, 2022 and will respond on or before Mar 25, 2022 02:21:28 PM, in accordance with the Executive Order's implementing rules and regulations.

Should you have any questions regarding your request, kindly contact me using the reply function on the eFOI portal at https://efoi-ph.appspot.com/requests/aglzfmVmb2ktcGhyHQsSB0NvbnRlbnQiEERPSC0yNjU1MzMzMDE0NjUM, for request with ticket number #DOH-265533301465.

Thank you.

Respectfully,

FOI Receiving Officer
FOI Officer

Maker 01:57 PM, Mar 07, 2022

Dear Isaiah Jericho Diga

Please be informed that we have endorsed your request to the DOH Disease Prevention and Control Bureau for action. Kindly await for their response, thank you

March 10, 2022

Dear Isaiah Jericho Diga,

Greetings!

Thank you for your request dated Mar 05, 2022 02:21:28 PM under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch.

Your request

You asked for Scanner C: Color Scanning Application in The Workplaces for people with Color Vision Deficiency.

Response to your request

While our aim is to provide information whenever possible, in this instance this Office does not have  the information you have requested. 

We regret to inform you that we do not gather color blindness data. We only gather general data on visual impairment but not specific to color blindness

For further assistance you may review the FAQ section of the eFOI site: https://www.foi.gov.ph/help.

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Thank you.

Respectfully,
FOI Decision Maker
FOI Officer

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