Vol. 18 No. 32 [12.17.2014]
HIGHLIGHTS OF THE OCTOBER 2014
LABOR FORCE SURVEY
Labor force continued to grow in October 2014
The Philippine labor force stood at 41.3 million as of October 2014. Compared with a year ago level, the labor force grew by 2.3% or an additional 925,000 persons in the active workforce. Labor force participation rate (LFPR) this period was up slightly to 64.3% from 63.9% a year ago.