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Social Services
HEALTH INDICATORS *
Crude Birth Rate 18.76
Crude Death Rate 4.45
Infant Mortality Rate 8.30
Under Five Mortality Rate 3.56
Maternal Mortality Rate 0.63
Immunization Rate (9-11 mos.) 87.5
Tuberculosis Cases (DOTS)
– Detection Rate (%) 70.6
– Cure Rate (%) 91
NUTRITION ***
Malnutrition Rate
– Pre-school Children (0-71 months) 4.91
– School Children (2009) 15.60
FAMILY PLANNING
Monitored Married Women of Reproductive Age (MWRA) 263,012
Contraceptive Prevalence Rate (%) 57
– Modern (%) 46
– Traditional (%) 11
HEALTH/SOCIAL SERVICE FACILITIES
Number of Hospitals 59
Government ** 17
Private 42
Hospital Bed Capacity 1,995
Government 830
Private 1,157
Rural Health Unit/Center 68
Barangay Health Station 443
Day Care Center 1,226
LGU-Operated Dialysis Center 1
–  with 14 units dialysis machine
PHILHEALTH ENROLLMENT (TOTAL FAMILIES)
Provincial Government 170,537
Congressman 19,056
LGUs 47,240
NGOs 12,177
Legend: * Excluding Dagupan City
** includes two (2) LGU-operated hospitals and one (1) DOH hospital
*** Excluding all cities
DOTS – Directly Observed Treatment Short Course
Source : PHO, PPO, Nutrition Office, PSWDO, DOH  La Union

EDUCATION INDICATORS
SY 2009-2010 Elementary* Secondary*
Net Enrolment Ratio (NER) 84.90 62.98
Cohort Survival Rate 74.78 66.22
Transition Rate 98.89 96.68
Simple Drop-out Rate 0.42 4.97
Graduation Rate 99.09 92.36
Teacher Pupil/Student Ratio 1.31 1.35
Classroom Pupil/Student Ratio 1:31 1:47
Number of Schools
Elementary * 1,177
Secondary * 283
Tertiary ** 59
Technical/ Vocational ** 59
Total Enrollment
Elementary * 395,152
Secondary * 197,674
Tertiary ** 81,045
Technical/ Vocational ** 951
Number of Teachers
Elementary * 12,392
Secondary * 5,790
Number of Classroom
Elementary * 12,396
Secondary * 4,365
Legend :
* Public Schools only

**Public and Private Schools

Net Enrollment Ratio – the ratio between the enrollment in the school-age range to the  total population of that age range.
Cohort Survival Rate – the proportion of enrollees in the beginning grade or year who reach the final grade/ year at the end of the required number of years of study.
Transition Rate – the percentage of pupils who graduate from one level of education and move on to the next higher level (from primary to intermediate; from intermediate to secondary).
Simple Drop-Out Rate – the percentage of pupils/ students who don not finish a particular grade/ year level. It does not capture pupils/students who finish a grade/year level but do not enroll in the next grade/ year level the following school year.
Graduation Rate – the proportion of pupils/students who finished Grade VI/ Fourth Year in the present year to the number of pupils/students who enrolled in Grade VI/Fourth Year in the present year.

Source : PHO, DepEd, TESDA, CHED, PSWDO