Rolando T. Dy
Which province performed well in poverty reduction? Many will be in for a surprise!
Poverty reduction is inclusive growth. During the past 10 years, Philippine incidence slowly fell from 26.6 percent in 2006 to 21.6 percent in 2015. Interestingly, there are many provinces that outperformed the national record.
The analytics considers only provinces which consistently posted a decline in poverty every survey period from 2006 to 2015. Among the 78 provinces, 20 provinces qualified.