Category: Surveys

Majority not in favor of tax reform proposals – IBON Survey

September 13, 2017

The latest survey of research group IBON showed that majority of Filipinos do not approve of almost all proposals under the first package of the Duterte administration’s proposed tax reform program. Survey respondents were informed that the government has a proposed tax reform package. They were presented with a list of some of the tax […]

Most Filipinos opposed to more foreign ownership in PH economy – IBON Survey

November 4, 2016

​Nine of 10 Filipinos do not approve of further opening up the Philippine economy to foreign ownership of  land and the exploration and development of natural resources Research group IBON’s recent survey showed that the majority of Filipinos are against further foreign ownership in the country’s economy. Asked if they favored the proposal to further […]

IBON Survey: Filipinos think raising workers’ wages should be govt’s top concern

November 3, 2016

In research group IBON’s latest survey, Filipinos top-ranked raising workers’ wages among the most important concerns that government should address. Meaningful and gainful livelihood and improvement of social services emerged as second and third top concerns, respectively. Survey respondents were presented with a list of primary national concerns. These included upholding economic sovereignty, nationalization of […]

IBON Survey – 7 out of 10 Filipinos see themselves as poor

October 27, 2016

70.8% of respondents said they are poor According to research group IBON’s latest survey, the majority of Filipinos consider themselves poor. Asked what they can say about the situation of their families today, seven out of ten or 70.8% of respondents said they are poor.  Only 25% said they are not poor, while the rest […]

Many Filipinos had trouble spending on food and services in past three months–IBON Survey

October 18, 2016

Research group IBON’s most recent survey shows many respondents saying that they had difficulty in buying food and paying for their children’s schooling and health expenses. Asked how their family met food, schooling and health expenses in the past three months, majority answered that they had difficulty in buying food while more respondents had difficulty meeting […]

Majority of Filipinos unaware of cha-cha amid Congress rush to approve resolution

June 10, 2015

Asked if they were familiar with Cha-cha, 61.6% of 1,496 respondents answered no, while 37.9% said they are aware of the proposal The House of Representatives is set to vote on a resolution to amend the 1987 Philippine Constitution but a nationwide survey says majority of Filipinos are unaware of this latest move for Charter […]

Corruption not less in past three months, says survey

March 13, 2015

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Critics have pointed out that the Aquino administration’s drive against corruption lacks genuine reforms, including holding accountable several administration allies involved in anomalies Over half of Filipinos do not think there was less corruption in the country in the past three months, according to the latest nationwide survey conducted by research group IBON. Asked […]

Corruption not less in past three months, says survey

March 13, 2015

Critics have pointed out that the Aquino administration’s drive against corruption lacks genuine reforms, including holding accountable several administration allies involved in anomalies Over half of Filipinos do not think there was less corruption in the country in the past three months, according to the latest nationwide survey conducted by research group IBON. Asked if […]

IBON Survey: Majority of Filipinos think economy has not improved under Aquino

March 12, 2015

7 out of 10 respondents said that they don’t think that there is less poverty in the country in the past three months, while 17.1% answered that poverty is less Most Filipinos think that the country’s economy under the Aquino administration has not changed or even worsened, according to the latest nationwide survey by research […]