The policymaking body of Metro Manila on statistical matters to provide direction and guidance to the region's statistical development activities.

Composition

Chair:

  • Chairman, Metropolitan Manila Development Authority

Vice Chair:

  • Regional Director, Philippine Statistics Authority - NCR

Members:

a. Government Agencies:

  1. Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas - Department of Economic Statistics

  2. Commission on Higher Education - NCR

  3. Commission on Population - NCR

  4. Department of Budget and Management - NCR

  5. Department of Environment and Natural Resources - NCR

  6. Department of Education - NCR

  7. Department of Information and Communications Technology

  8. Department of the Interior and Local Government - NCR

  9. Department of Health - Metro Manila Center for Health Development

  10. Department of Labor and Employment - NCR

  11. Department of Tourism - NCR

  12. Department of Transportation

  13. Department of Public Works and Highways - NCR

  14. Department of Social Welfare Development - NCR

  15. Department of Trade and Industry - NCR

  16. Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board - NCR

  17. Land Transportation Office - Muntinlupa Extension Office

  18. Technical Education and Skills Development Authority - NCR

b. Planning Development Office

  1. MetroPlanado

c. State/Universities and Colleges

  1. University of the Philippines, School of Statistics

  2. Polytechnic University of the Philippines, College of Science

d. Private Sector

  1. Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry - NCR

 

Powers and Functions

The following are the powers and functions of the RSC presented in the PSA Board:

  • The RSC shall oversee the implementation in the regions of policy decisions made by the PSA Board and the adoption of prescribed statistical standard methodologies and classification systems;

  • It will also formulate statistical policies designed to resolve local statistical issues and recommend workable schemes towards the improvement of local level statistics;

  • Institute measures to strengthen the statistical capability of the local statistical system including the personnel thereof;

  • Elevate to the PSA board, statistical matters which cannot be resolved at the local level;

  • Create inter-agency statistical working groups, as the need arises, that could attend to technical issues and problems and supervise the activities of these working groups;

  • Meet at least once a quarter at such date, time and place it may decide;

  • Submit periodic reports to the PSA.

Legal Basis

Resolution