:: ASIA-PACIFIC - Philippines

Capital: Manila

Total Population (million): 87.8920938914
Annual growth rate: 1.831524%
Density: 283.6964inhab./km²
Urban population: 63.44%
Ethnic Origins:
Official Language: Filipino (which originally comes from the Tagolog language) and English.
Other languages spoken:
Business language: English. However some Spanish-speakers can be found.
Religion: Catholics 83%, Protestants 9%, Muslims 5%, Others 3%.
Country overview

Area: 300000 km²
Type of State: Republic state based on parliamentary democracy having Presidential form of government, composed of more than 7,000 islands.
Type of economy: Lower-middle-income economy, Emerging Financial Market
An economy which is based essentially on agriculture; leading world producer of products from the coconut palm. The highest birth rate in Asia.

Telephone code:
To call from Philippines, dial 00
To call in Philippines, dial 63
Internet suffix: .ph
Computers: 4.5
Telephone lines:
Internet users:
Access to electricity: n.c.



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