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HEALTH INDICATORS *


Crude Birth Rate


18.76


Crude Death Rate


4.45


Infant Mortality Rate


8.30


Under Five Mortality Rate


3.56


Maternal Mortality Rate


0.63


Immunization Rate (9-11 mos.)


87.5


Tuberculosis Cases (DOTS)




– Detection Rate (%)


70.6


– Cure Rate (%)


91




NUTRITION ***




Malnutrition Rate




– Pre-school Children (0-71 months)


4.91


– School Children (2009)


15.60





FAMILY PLANNING




Monitored Married Women of Reproductive Age (MWRA)


263,012


Contraceptive Prevalence Rate (%)


57


– Modern (%)


46


– Traditional (%)


11




HEALTH/SOCIAL SERVICE FACILITIES




Number of Hospitals


59


Government **


17


Private


42


Hospital Bed Capacity


1,995


Government


830


Private


1,157


Rural Health Unit/Center


68


Barangay Health Station


443


Day Care Center


1,226


LGU-Operated Dialysis Center


1


–  with 14 units dialysis machine







PHILHEALTH ENROLLMENT (TOTAL FAMILIES)




Provincial Government


170,537


Congressman


19,056


LGUs


47,240


NGOs


12,177









Legend:

* Excluding Dagupan City




** includes two (2) LGU-operated hospitals and one (1) DOH hospital




*** Excluding all cities




DOTS – Directly Observed Treatment Short Course






Source : PHO, PPO, Nutrition Office, PSWDO, DOH  La Union


EDUCATION INDICATORS


SY 2009-2010

Elementary*

Secondary*

Net Enrolment Ratio (NER)

84.90

62.98

Cohort Survival Rate

74.78

66.22

Transition Rate

98.89

96.68

Simple Drop-out Rate

0.42

4.97

Graduation Rate

99.09

92.36

Teacher Pupil/Student Ratio

1.31

1.35

Classroom Pupil/Student Ratio

1:31

1:47


Number of Schools


Elementary *


1,177


Secondary *


283


Tertiary **


59


Technical/ Vocational **


59





Total Enrollment


Elementary *


395,152


Secondary *


197,674


Tertiary **


81,045


Technical/ Vocational **


951





Number of Teachers


Elementary *


12,392


Secondary *


5,790


Number of Classroom


Elementary *


12,396


Secondary *


4,365


Legend :

* Public Schools only

**Public and Private Schools


Net Enrollment Ratio – the ratio between the enrollment in the school-age range to the  total population of that age range.

Cohort Survival Rate – the proportion of enrollees in the beginning grade or year who reach the final grade/ year at the end of the required number of years of study.

Transition Rate – the percentage of pupils who graduate from one level of education and move on to the next higher level (from primary to intermediate; from intermediate to secondary).

Simple Drop-Out Rate – the percentage of pupils/ students who don not finish a particular grade/ year level. It does not capture pupils/students who finish a grade/year level but do not enroll in the next grade/ year level the following school year.

Graduation Rate – the proportion of pupils/students who finished Grade VI/ Fourth Year in the present year to the number of pupils/students who enrolled in Grade VI/Fourth Year in the present year.

Source : PHO, DepEd, TESDA, CHED, PSWDO