The University of the Philippines Population Institute (UPPI) in collaboration with the Demographic Research and Development Foundation (DRDF) are sharing results of their demographic studies to provide the Philippine context on the possible effects of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic. In both the UPPI and DRDF websites, we are publishing a series of research briefs focusing on various aspects of Filipino lives that are affected by COVID-19, in both the short and long terms.

#1: COVID-19 and the Older Filipino Population How Many Are at Risk?

#2: COVID-19 and the Economic Vulnerability of Older Filipinos

#3: Promoting hand washing in the time of the COVID-19 pandemic

#4: Reliable data needed to address COVID-19

#5: “Balik Probinsya” in time of COVID-19

#6: Moving Force: Factors Affecting Mobility of Filipinos

#7: The changing demographics of COVID-19 infections and deaths in the Philippines: how age-sex structure, living arrangement, and family ties intersect

#8: Human Resource for Health in the Time of the COVID-19 Pandemic: Does the Philippines Have Enough?

#9: Vaccinating the most vulnerable group in the time of pandemic: Insights from a national survey of older people