Minimum wage vs family living wage per region as of February 2023 – IBON Foundation

March 16, 2023



Inflation in areas outside NCR has gone down slightly to 8.5% in February. Yet, with minimum wages unchanged, the gap with the family living wage is still widening across the regions — with the worst shortfall in BARMM where the minimum wage is just 17.5% of the family living wage.




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