IN FOCUS: INDUSTRY SECTOR IN ARMM

According to the 2018 PSA data, the industry sector contributed Php 3.4 billion to ARMM’s economy, while showing steady growth since a dip in growth rate from 2014-2015. 

In 2018, the industry sector comprised 6% (Php 3.44 billion) of the total GRDP of ARMM. This sector comprises 4 subsectors. Among it’s subsectors, Electricity, gas and water supply is the largest contributor to the industry sector’s economic output in the region comprising 34% or Php 1.18 billion. This is followed by Construction (24% or Php 1.09 billion), Manufacturing (22% or Php 765 million), and Mining & Quarrying (12% or Php 403 million). 

In terms of growth rate, the Construction subsector registered the highest growth rate (16.4%) among the subsectors of the industry sector in 2018. This is followed by Manufacturing (9.4%), Electricity, Gas & Water Supply (2.8%), and lastly Mining and Quarrying which registered a declining growth rate (-2.9%).

 


 

Sources:

Philippine Statistics Authority Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao. (2019, April 23). Infographics [PDF].

Philippine Statistics Authority. (n.d.). 2009-2018 Gross Regional Domestic Product. Retrieved from https://psa.gov.ph/grdp/data-series