Among the awards are:
- – Best in Statistical Operations (2nd Placer)
- – Top (Outstanding) 15 Provinces (6th place)
- – Most Improved Province (from rank 76 for the year 2019 to rank 6 in 2020)
In a Facebook post, PSA Head Mr. Eutemio Llevado thanked all his provincial staffs, personnel, statistical researchers and local civil registrars for their unyielding services in providing quality general purpose Statistics.
The PSA Awards is conducted annually to determine the performance of Regional and Provincial agencies nationwide.
The said awarding is an incentive system for the PSA regional and provincial offices to motivate the field offices to perform quality output in mandated activities and to conduct programs to support and promote its mission and vision. It also aims to increase PSA visibility not only among subnational and local government agencies but also with the private sector.
The award of recognition was signed by no less than Undersecretary Dennis Mapa, National Statistician and Civil Registrar General.
The PSA Awards centers on efficiency, innovativeness, creativity, and productivity of the field offices. It is dynamic wherein its criteria, weights and documentation requirements are revised from time to time depending on the priorities of the office and improvements in monitoring.
PSA-Southern Leyte would like to thank all its partners and stakeholders for their continued support and assistance to all of its civil registration and statistical undertakings.