As of December 2003, there are 28 registered cooperatives in Sagada. 8 of these are operating, three are non-operating, three were dissolved, and the remaining fifteen cancelled their registration.
There are five classifications of cooperatives existing in Sagada. Most of these are agricultural and multipurpose cooperatives. Others consist of water services, consumer producer and multipurpose cooperatives (PHSSA 2007, 70) (source: Municipal Land Development office Sagada)