Benguet is placed under Alert Level 2 from November 22-30, 2021. The five-tier alert level system ( level 5 with most restrictions) shifted the focus on granular lockdowns from the previous community-wide quarantine restrictions. The alert level system of an LGU is based on COVID 19 case transmission and health care utilization.
Driven by its mission: Ensure Improvement of Quality of Life in Benguet, the Province of Benguet obtained a human development index of 0.883 in 2009. The province of Benguet promises its constituents high age expectancy, accessible high caliber education and more than sufficient way of living. This, however, can't be achieved without the help of its people.
The cultural beliefs and innate characteristics of the people made it possible for them to strive and develop higher quality of life without destroying the cradle that they live in.