Philippines datasheet

Philippines official data

Map of the Philippines
Map of the Philippines
  • Official country name: Republic of the Philippines
  • Capital: Manila
  • Total Area: 300,000 km²
  • Government: Unitary presidential constitutional republic
  • Currency: Peso, ₱ – PHP (Filipino: piso)
  • Drives on the: right
  • Calling Code: +63
  • Internet TLD: .ph

Demographics

Philippines flag
Flag of the Philippines
  • Population: 99,162,400 (2014 Estimate)
  • Population Density: 330.54/km²
  • Official Languages: Filipino, English
  • HDI: 0.654 (medium)
  • Ethnic Groups: (2000 Census)
    • Tagalog 28.1%
    • Visayan (Cebuano, Waray, Hiligaynon/Ilonggo, Karay-a, Aklanon, Masbatenyo, Romblomanon) 31.6%
    • Ilocano 9%
    • Bikol 6%
    • Kapampangan 3%
    • Zamboangueño 1.5%
    • others 25.3%

Economy

Coat of arms of the Philippines
Coat of arms of the Philippines
  • GDP (PPP): USD 471.254 Billion (2014 Estimate)
  • GDP per Capita (PPP): USD 4,636
  • GDP (Nominal): USD 278.260 Billion (2014 Estimate)
  • GDP per Capita (Nominal): USD 2,737
  • GDP Growth: 7.2% (2013)
  • GDP by sector: (2011 Estimate)
    • agriculture: 12.3%
    • industry: 33.3%
    • services: 54.4%
  • Labor force: 59.81 Million (2011 Estimate)
  • Labor force by occupation: (2010 Estimate)
    • agriculture 33%
    • industry 15%
    • services 52%
  • Unemployment: 7.1% (January 2013)
  • Inflation: 2.1% (August 2013)
  • Main Industries:
    • electronics assembly
    • Business Process Outsourcing
    • garments
    • footwear
    • pharmaceuticals
    • chemicals
    • wood products
    • food processing
    • petroleum refining
    • fishing
  • Natural resources:
    • timber
    • petroleum
    • nickel
    • cobalt
    • silver
    • gold
    • salt
    • copper
  • Exports: USD 53.98 Billion (2013)
  • Main Export Partners: (2012 Estimate)
    • Japan 19.0%
    • United States 14.2%
    • China 11.8%
    • Hong Kong 9.2%
    • South Korea 5.5%
    • Thailand 4.7%
  • Imports: USD 57.24 Billion (2010)
  • Main Import Partners: (2012 Estimate)
    • United States 11.5%
    • China 10.8%
    • Japan 10.4%
    • South Korea 7.3%
    • Singapore 7.1%
    • Thailand 5.6%
    • Saudi Arabia 5.6%
    • Indonesia 4.4%
    • Malaysia 4.0

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