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Dataset on Metro Manila Traffic Congestion

Requested from MMDA by GM Castro at 07:46 AM on Sep 04, 2019.
Purpose: For a Rappler story on Metro Manila traffic and mobility situation
Date of Coverage: 01/01/2010 - 08/31/2019
Tracking no: #MMDA-099556250745

GM 07:46 AM, Sep 04, 2019

On behalf of Rappler Research Team, I would like to request the following data:

Amount of time spent on traffic
Average travel time
Peak hours of traffic congestion
Average no. of daily commuters
Volume of vehicles per type (buses, private cars, motorcycles, etc.)
Average speed of vehicles
No. and types of traffic violations & traffic obstructions
No. of traffic constables deployed
Average time to resolve traffic obstruction

Please provide the data on a DAILY basis limited to major thoroughfares (ex. EDSA, C5, R-10) and other circumferential and radial road (ex. Recto, Mendoza, Del Pan)

FOI Receiving 10:22 AM, Sep 04, 2019

September 4, 2019

Dear GM,

Thank you for your request dated Sep 04, 2019 under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch, for Dataset on Metro Manila Traffic Congestion.

We received your request on Sep 04, 2019 and will respond on or before Sep 25, 2019 07:46:37 AM, 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, for request with ticket number #MMDA-099556250745.

Thank you.


FOI Receiving Officer
FOI Officer

FOI Decision 11:22 AM, Sep 06, 2019

September 6, 2019

Dear GM Castro,


Thank you for your request dated Sep 04, 2019 07:46:37 AM under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch.

Your Request

You asked for Dataset on Metro Manila Traffic Congestion.

Response to Request

Your FOI request is approved. Please see attached files. 

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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 Decision Maker
FOI Receiving Officer

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