The Philippine Army (PA) has maintained its excellent net trust rating based on the latest nationwide survey conducted by the Club Media Inc.
In a statement, Club Media Inc. said the PA garnered a +75 rating similar to its baseline record in 2015.
PA commander Lt. Gen. Eduardo M. Año said survey questions include its nation-building contribution index.
In terms of net satisfaction rating, the Army received a +73 rating, or an increase of +3 points based from its +70 rating the previous year.
The biggest improvement of the PA in the survey results was its nation-building contribution index which got a +74 rating compared to +68 in 2015.
“These figures indicate that your Army is traversing the right track in achieving one of its strategic objectives of being an Army loved by the people,” Año said.
“The survey results also mean that our efforts are felt and the services we provide are appreciated by our people.”
The survey was conducted among 1,032 respondents from Luzon, the Visayas, and
This is another development for the PA’s transformation program after receiving the coveted
of Good Governance award from the
Institute for Solidarity in Asia in October
“This is certainly a great anniversary gift for us, your Philippine Army, on our 119th year of existence,” Año said.
“Rest assured that we will continue to serve our people and secure our lands as mandated by our Constitution," he added.