Published November 16, 2019, 7:14 PM
By Ellalyn De Vera-Ruiz
Four in 10 Filipinos say their lives have improved in the last 12 months, according to the third quarter of 2019 survey of the Social Weather Stations (SWS) results released on Saturday.
Based in the nationwide survey conducted from September 27 to 30 with 1,800 respondents, SWS found that the lives of 36 percent of adult Filipinos have improved, while 25 percent have worsened in the past 12 months.
These translate to a net gainers score of +11 (percentage of those saying their lives improved minus percentage of those saying it worsened), classified by SWS as “very high.”
It is lower than the +13 in June and +17 in March, all classified as