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OFW deployment data by type, sex, country of destination 2018 2019 2020 2021; Recent Annual Reports

Requested from PIDS by A. Tabuga at 09:18 AM on Jan 04, 2022.
Purpose: Research
Date of Coverage: 01/01/2018 - 01/04/2022
Tracking no: #PIDS-662740865145

Tabuga 09:18 AM, Jan 04, 2022

Hi! I have been trying to access these data and information from your website but I could not find them. I have specified the years and further disaggregation of my request. Also, please provide your annual reports into your website or kindly send me a copy for my research on migrant workers at PIDS

January 11, 2022

Dear Ms. Tabuga,


Thank you for your request dated January 4, 2022 under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch.

Your request

You requested for data and documents on the following topics:
•	OFW deployment data by type, sex, country of destination 2018-2021; and
•	Recent Annual Reports

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While our aim is to provide information whenever possible, in this instance, this Office does not produce the data set and documents you have requested. PIDS makes use of administrative data from other agencies for its research studies. However, you may want to get in touch directly with the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration or POEA ( or the Philippine Statistics Authority ( to request the data set and relevant reports that you need. 

Kindly check PIDS publications that are available on our website (link here:

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