Devc 202 – Module 1: Societal Problems and activities.

Societal problems though may seem negative can be actually a start of something good in the end. They say that in every problem, there is a solution, and in our case here in the Philippines, we have experience a lot of problems, from poverty, unemployment, malnutrition, gender inequality, crime, yet, in some ways or another we always have found a solution if not to prevent but lessen it. It’s just a matter of thorough research and disseminating of information to every Fipino people so that they may become more aware, more vigilant, and more contributing to our society.

Activity 1.1

IMG_7589

According to indexmundi.com, graph showing here has shown a a succeeding decline of umemplyment from 2005 – 2015. Also tradingeconomics.com stated that during the 2nd quarter of 2015, unemployment rate of 6.60 % went down to 6.40% showing at least an improvement . According to the report, there were 39, 159 who were employed.

Sources:

http://www.indexmundi.com/g/g.aspx?c=rp&v=74

http://www.tradingeconomics.com/philippines/unemployment-rate

Activity 2

Philippine Literacy Rate

IMG_7590

This is the literacy rate here in the country from 1995 – 2008, this graph clearly states that in 1999- 2001, there was an decrease in the literacy rate. By 2003, it rose steadily until 2008. However Manila times wrote that National Statistics Office data shows that in last 5 years from 2000 – 2010, there was an increase in the literacy rate by 5%.

Source:

http://www.indexmundi.com/g/g.aspx?c=rp&v=39

http://www.manilatimes.net/ph-literacy-rate-jumps-by-5-in-10-years/64167/

External Debt in the Philippines and food production index.

IMG_7591

The external debt in the Philippines skyrocketed in 2013 by 74.87 %and fell two pints in 2014 by 72.81 %.

Food production showed that it was steadily moving unlike in the year 2003.

Source:

http://www.indexmundi.com/g/g.aspx?c=rp&v=94

Food Security Index FSI

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s