The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) is the primary statistical arm of the government. It is responsible in the conduct and content of all national censuses and surveys, gathering of sectoral statistics, consolidation of selected administrative recording systems, and compilation of national accounts.
OpenSTAT is PSA's Open Data Portal. It aims to make the statistical data collected and compiled by the PSA to be available to the general public. It was sponsored by the government, organized using open standards and are machine readable. It is free of copyrights and can be accessed easily.
Moreover, it is geared towards the provision of data for improved administration/bureaucracy and promotes efficient commitment to the public. This state of the art technology that will soon be launched contains datasets on various statistical subject matters with corresponding metadata for the public to use for free.
PSA invites all agencies to join the open data initiative to create a conducive environment for an open and transparent governance.