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Country name: Philippines

Type of Government: Presidential Republic

Neighbouring countries: Myanmar [Burma] Vietnam Thailand Indonesia Laos Malaysia Brunei Cambodia Singapore East Timor

Continent/Sub-continent: Asia South-Eastern Asia

Neighbourhood Continents: Africa Oceania Americas Europe

Adjacent Sub-continents: Eastern Asia Southern Asia Central Asia Western Asia

National Currency: PHP Philippine Peso

Country information for Philippines with demographics details, continent, sub-continent, currency, flag, capital, and languages.

Specifications

Area 300,000 (300K) Sq.Kms.
186,411 (186K) Sq.Miles
Birth Rate 24.30/1,000 Population
Death Rate 6.1/1,000 Population
Life Expectancy 69.00 Years
Population 99,900,177 (99.9M)
Capital Manila
CoastLine 36,289 (36.2K) Kms.
ISO Code PH
ISO (num) Code 608
ISO Code PHL
FIPS Code RP
Currency PHP Philippine Peso
Dialing Prefix +63
Goverment Form Presidential republic
Admin Divions
1st: Regions
2nd: Provinces

Regions

1 National Capital Region (NCR)
2 Ilocos Region (Region I)
3 Cagayan Valley (Region II)
4 Central Luzon (Region III)
5 Bicol Region (Region V)
6 Western Visayas (Region VI)
7 Central Visayas (Region VII)
8 Eastern Visayas (Region VIII)
9 Zamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
10 Northern Mindanao (Region X)
11 Davao Region (Region XI)
12 Soccsksargen (Region XII)
13 Caraga (Region XIII)
14 Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
15 Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
16 Calabarzon (Region IV-A)
17 Mimaropa (Region IV-B)
18 Abra
19 Agusan del Norte
20 Agusan del Sur
21 Aklan
22 Albay
23 Antique
24 Apayao
25 Aurora
26 Bataan
27 Basilan
28 Benguet
29 Biliran
30 Bohol
31 Batangas
32 Batanes
33 Bukidnon
34 Bulacan
35 Cagayan
36 Camiguin
37 Camarines Norte
38 Capiz
39 Camarines Sur
40 Catanduanes
41 Cavite
42 Cebu
43 Compostela Valley
44 Davao Oriental
45 Davao del Sur
46 Davao del Norte
47 Dinagat Islands
48 Eastern Samar
49 Guimaras
50 Ifugao
51 Iloilo
52 Ilocos Norte
53 Ilocos Sur
54 Isabela
55 Kalinga
56 Laguna
57 Lanao del Norte
58 Lanao del Sur
59 Leyte
60 La Union
61 Marinduque
62 Maguindanao
63 Masbate
64 Occidental Mindoro
65 Oriental Mindoro
66 Mountain Province
67 Misamis Occidental
68 Misamis Oriental
69 Cotabato
70 Negros Occidental
71 Negros Oriental
72 Northern Samar
73 Nueva Ecija
74 Nueva Vizcaya
75 Pampanga
76 Pangasinan
77 Palawan
78 Quezon
79 Quirino
80 Rizal
81 Romblon
82 Sarangani
83 South Cotabato
84 Siquijor
85 Southern Leyte
86 Sulu
87 Sorsogon
88 Sultan Kudarat
89 Surigao del Norte
90 Surigao del Sur
91 Tarlac
92 Tawi-Tawi
93 Samar
94 Zamboanga del Norte
95 Zamboanga del Sur
96 Zambales
97 Zamboanga Sibugay

Languages

1 Austronesian - Tagalog
2 Indo-European - English