A latest Social Weather Stations (SWS) showed that about 62 percent of adult Filipinos believed that the quality of their life worsened in the past year.
The results of the survey conducted by the SWS on November 21 to 25, 2020, which was released on Monday, also showed that 24 percent of Filipinos said their lives stayed the same or were unchanged while 14 percent believed it got better.
It showed that the latest survey result on Filipinos’ quality of life was less than the September 2020 poll results, showing that 82 percent of Filipinos believed their quality of life worsened while 11 percent said it was the same. Meanwhile, and only 6 percent of those survey said it got better.
The November 2020 survey used face-to-face interviews of 1,500 Filipinos aged 18 years old and above, of which 600 were interviewed in Balance Luzon (Luzon excluding Metro Manila) and 300 each were interviewed in Metro Manila, Visayas, and Mindanao.
The SWS asked the respondents how their quality of life in the last 12 months compared to the previous, with three possible answers: better now than before; same as before; or worse now than before. SOVEREIGNPH