Philippines
English: Philippines

Republic o the Philippines

Republika ng Pilipinas (Filipino)[lower-alpha 1]
Motto: 
"Maka-Diyos, Maka-Tao, Makakalikasan at Makabansa"[1]
"For God, Fowk, Naitur, an Kintra"
Anthem: Lupang Hinirang
Chuisen Laund
Great Seal
Seal of the Philippines.svg
Dakilang Sagisag ng Pilipinas  (Filipino)
Great Seal o the Philippines
Location o the Philippines
CaipitalManilaa
14°35′N 120°58′E / 14°35′N 120°58′E / 14.583; 120.967
Lairgest ceetyQuezon Ceety
14°38′N 121°02′E / 14°38′N 121°02′E / 14.633; 121.033
Offeecial leids
Recognised regional leids
Naitional leidFilipino
Optional leidb
Ethnic groups
(2010[3])
  • 33.8% Visayan
  • 27.7% Tagalog
  • 9.8% Ilocano
  • 6.8% Bicolano
  • 5.1% Moro
  • 3.1% Kapampangan
  • 1.7% Igorot
  • 1.4% Pangasinense
  • 1.2% Chinese
  • 1.1% Zamboangueño
  • 8.3% ithers
Releegion
Demonym(s))

Pinoy (colloquial masculine)
Pinay (colloquial feminine)

Philippine (Scots)
GovrenmentUnitar presidential constitutional republic
• President
Rodrigo Duterte
• Vice President
Leni Robredo
• Senate President
Aquilino Pimentel III
• Hoose Speaker
Pantaleon Alvarez
• Chief Juistice
Maria Lourdes Sereno
LegislaturCongress
• Upper house
Senate
• Lower house
Hoose o Representatives
Formation o the republic 
• Unthirldom frae Spain declared
Juin 12, 1898
• Treaty o Paris (1898) / Spaingie Cessionc
December 10, 1898
• Malolos Constitution / First Philippine Republic e
Januar 21, 1899
• Tydings–McDuffie Act
Mairch 24, 1934
• Commonwealth o the Philippines
Mey 14, 1935
July 4, 1946
• Current constitution
February 2, 1987
Aurie
• Tot
343,448[5] km2 (132,606 sq mi)
• Water (%)
0.61[6] (inland waters)
• Laund
341,353[5]
Population
• 2015 census
100,981,437[7] (12t)
• Density
294/km2 (761.5/sq mi) (37t)
GDP (PPP)2017 estimate
• Total
$873.966 billion[8] (29t)
• Per capita
$8,223[8] (118t)
GDP (nominal)2017 estimate
• Tot
$348.593 billion[8] (36t)
• Per capita
$3,280[8] (104t)
Gini (2012)43.0[9]
medium · 44t
HDI (2015)Increase 0.682[10]
medium · 116th
CurrencyPiso (Filipino: [ˈpiso]) (₱) (PHP)
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
• Summer (DST)
UTC+8 (not observed)
Date format
  • mm-dd-yyyy
  • dd-mm-yyyy (AD)
Drivin sidericht[11]
Cawin code+63
ISO 3166 codePH
Internet TLDOfficial Gazette of the Republic of the Philippines
  1. ^ While Manila proper is designatit as the naition's caipital, the hale o Naitional Caipital Region (NCR) is designatit as seat o govrenment, hence the name o a region. This is acause it haes mony naitional govrenment institutions aside frae Malacanang Palace an some augencies/institutions that are locatit within the caipital ceety.[12]
  2. ^ The 1987 Philippine constitution specifees "Spaingie an Arabic shall be promotit on a voluntary an optional basis."[13]
  3. ^ Filipino revolutionaries declared unthirldom frae Spain on Juin 12, 1898, but Spain cedit the islands tae the Unitit States for $20 million in the Treaty o Paris on December 10, 1898 that eventually led tae the Philippine–American War.
  4. ^ The Unitit States o Americae recognised the unthirldom o the Philippines on Julie 4, 1946, throu the Treaty o Manila.[14] This date was chosen because it corresponds to the U.S. Independence Day, which was observed in the Philippines as Independence Day until May 12, 1962, when President Diosdado Macapagal issued Presidential Proclamation No. 28, shifting it to June 12, the date of Emilio Aguinaldo's proclamation.[15]
  5. ^ In accordance wi airticle 11 o the Revolutionar Govrenment Decree o Juin 23, 1898, the Malolos Congress selectit a commission tae draw up a draft constitution on September 17, 1898. The commission was composed of Hipólito Magsalin, Basilio Teodoro, José Albert, Joaquín González, Gregorio Araneta, Pablo Ocampo, Aguedo Velarde, Higinio Benitez, Tomás del Rosario, José Alejandrino, Alberto Barretto, José Ma. de la Viña, José Luna, Antonio Luna, Mariano Abella, Juan Manday, Felipe Calderón, Arsenio Cruz an Felipe Buencamino.[16] They were all wealthy and well educated.[17]

The Philippines (Filipino: Pilipinas [ˌpɪlɪˈpinɐs]), offeecially kent as the Republic o the Philippines (Filipino:Republika ng Pilipinas), is a kintra in Sootheast Asie in the wastren Pacific Ocean. Tae its north athort the Luzon Strait lies Taiwan. Wast athort the Sooth Cheenae Sea sits Vietnam. The Sulu Sea tae the soothwast lies atween the kintra an the island o Borneo, an tae the sooth the Celebes Sea separates it frae ither islands o Indonesie. It is boondit on the east bi the Philippine Sea. Its location on the Pacific Ring o Fire an its tropical climate mak the Philippines prone tae earthquakes an typhoons but hae an aa endoued the kintra wi naitural resoorces an made it ane o the richest auries o biodiversity in the warld. An archipelago comprisin 7,641[18] islands, the Philippines is categorized broadly intae three main geographical divisions: Luzon, Visayas, an Mindanao. Its caipital ceety is Manila.

Notes

  1. In the recognised regional leids o the Philippines:
    • Aklan: Republika it Pilipinas
    • Bikol: Republika kan Filipinas
    • Cebuano: Republika sa Pilipinas
    • Chavacano: República de Filipinas
    • Hiligaynon: Republika sang Filipinas
    • Ibanag: Republika nat Filipinas
    • Ilocano: Republika ti Filipinas
    • Ivatan: Republika nu Filipinas
    • Kapampangan: Republika ning Filipinas
    • Kinaray-a: Republika kang Pilipinas
    • Maranao: Republika san Pilipinas
    • Pangasinan: Republika na Filipinas
    • Sambal: Republika nin Pilipinas
    • Surigaonon: Republika nan Pilipinas
    • Tausug: Republika sin Pilipinas
    • Waray: Republika han Pilipinas
    In the recognised optional leids o the Philippines:
    • Spaingie: República de Filipinas
    • Arabic: جمهورية الفلبين‎, romanised: Jumhuriat al-Falabin
Other Languages
Acèh: Filipina
Afrikaans: Filippyne
Alemannisch: Philippinen
አማርኛ: ፊሊፒንስ
aragonés: Filipinas
Ænglisc: Filippinīega
العربية: الفلبين
ܐܪܡܝܐ: ܦܝܠܝܦܝܢܝܐ
অসমীয়া: ফিলিপাইন
asturianu: Filipines
azərbaycanca: Filippin
تۆرکجه: فیلیپین
башҡортса: Филиппин
Bali: Filipina
Boarisch: Philippinen
žemaitėška: Fėlėpinā
Bikol Central: Filipinas
беларуская: Філіпіны
беларуская (тарашкевіца)‎: Філіпіны
български: Филипини
भोजपुरी: फिलिपींस
Banjar: Pilipina
বাংলা: ফিলিপাইন
བོད་ཡིག: ཧྥི་ལི་པིན།
বিষ্ণুপ্রিয়া মণিপুরী: ফিলিপাইন
brezhoneg: Filipinez
bosanski: Filipini
ᨅᨔ ᨕᨘᨁᨗ: Filipina
буряад: Филиппина
català: Filipines
Chavacano de Zamboanga: Filipinas
Mìng-dĕ̤ng-ngṳ̄: Hĭ-lĭ-pĭng
нохчийн: Филиппинаш
Cebuano: Pilipinas
Chamoru: Filipinas
کوردی: فلیپین
corsu: Filippine
qırımtatarca: Filippinler
čeština: Filipíny
kaszëbsczi: Filipinë
Чӑвашла: Филиппинсем
Cymraeg: Y Philipinau
Deutsch: Philippinen
Zazaki: Fılipin
dolnoserbski: Filipiny
डोटेली: फिलिपिन्स
ދިވެހިބަސް: ފިލިޕީންސް
Ελληνικά: Φιλιππίνες
English: Philippines
Esperanto: Filipinoj
español: Filipinas
eesti: Filipiinid
euskara: Filipinak
estremeñu: Hilipinas
فارسی: فیلیپین
Võro: Filipiiniq
føroyskt: Filipsoyggjar
français: Philippines
arpetan: Felipines
Nordfriisk: Filipiinen
Frysk: Filipinen
Gagauz: Filippinner
贛語: 菲律賓
kriyòl gwiyannen: Filipin
galego: Filipinas
Avañe'ẽ: Filipina
गोंयची कोंकणी / Gõychi Konknni: फिलीपिन्स
Bahasa Hulontalo: Pilipina
ગુજરાતી: ફીલીપાઈન્સ
Hausa: Filipin
客家語/Hak-kâ-ngî: Fî-li̍t-pîn
हिन्दी: फ़िलीपीन्स
Fiji Hindi: Philippines
hrvatski: Filipini
hornjoserbsce: Filipiny
Kreyòl ayisyen: Filipin
հայերեն: Ֆիլիպիններ
interlingua: Philippinas
Bahasa Indonesia: Filipina
Interlingue: Filipines
Iñupiak: Philippines
Ilokano: Filipinas
íslenska: Filippseyjar
italiano: Filippine
日本語: フィリピン
Patois: Filipiinz
la .lojban.: pilipinas
Jawa: Pilipina
ქართული: ფილიპინები
Qaraqalpaqsha: Filippin
Taqbaylit: Filippin
Адыгэбзэ: Филипинхэр
Kabɩyɛ: Filipini
Gĩkũyũ: Philippines
қазақша: Филиппиндер
kalaallisut: Philippines
ភាសាខ្មែរ: ហ្វីលីពីន
한국어: 필리핀
къарачай-малкъар: Филиппинле
kurdî: Filîpîn
kernowek: Filipinys
Кыргызча: Филиппин
Latina: Philippinae
Lëtzebuergesch: Philippinnen
Lingua Franca Nova: Pilipinas
Limburgs: Filipiene
Ligure: Filippinn-e
lumbaart: Filipinn
lingála: Filípino
لۊری شومالی: فیلٛیپین
lietuvių: Filipinai
latviešu: Filipīnas
मैथिली: फिलिपिन्स
Basa Banyumasan: Filipina
Malagasy: Filipina
олык марий: Филиппин-влак
Minangkabau: Filipina
македонски: Филипини
монгол: Филиппин
кырык мары: Филиппинвлӓ
Bahasa Melayu: Filipina
Mirandés: Filipinas
مازِرونی: فیلیپین
Dorerin Naoero: Eben Piripin
Nāhuatl: Filipinas
Plattdüütsch: Philippinen
नेपाली: फिलिपिन्स
नेपाल भाषा: फिलिपिन्स
Nederlands: Filipijnen
norsk nynorsk: Filippinane
Novial: Filipines
Diné bizaad: Kéyah Dańlíinii
occitan: Filipinas
Livvinkarjala: Filippinat
Oromoo: Filiippiinsi
ਪੰਜਾਬੀ: ਫਿਲੀਪੀਨਜ਼
Pangasinan: Filipinas
Kapampangan: Filipinas
Papiamentu: Filipinas
Picard: Pilipines
Norfuk / Pitkern: Felapiins
polski: Filipiny
Piemontèis: Filipin-e
پنجابی: فلپائن
پښتو: فلیپین
português: Filipinas
Runa Simi: Philipinakuna
Kirundi: Filipine
română: Filipine
armãneashti: Filipinji
русский: Филиппины
русиньскый: Філіпіны
Kinyarwanda: Filipine
संस्कृतम्: कलिङ्गद्वीपः
саха тыла: Пилипиин
ᱥᱟᱱᱛᱟᱲᱤ: ᱯᱷᱤᱞᱤᱯᱟᱭᱤᱱ
sardu: Filipinas
sicilianu: Filippini
davvisámegiella: Filippiinnat
Sängö: Filipîni
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Filipini
සිංහල: පිලිපීනය
Simple English: Philippines
slovenčina: Filipíny
slovenščina: Filipini
Gagana Samoa: Filipaina
chiShona: Philippines
Soomaaliga: Filibiin
shqip: Filipinet
српски / srpski: Филипини
SiSwati: IFiliphayi
Sunda: Pilipina
svenska: Filippinerna
Kiswahili: Ufilipino
ślůnski: Filipiny
Sakizaya: Philippines
tetun: Filipinas
тоҷикӣ: Филиппин
Türkmençe: Filippinler
Tagalog: Pilipinas
Tok Pisin: Filipin
Türkçe: Filipinler
татарча/tatarça: Филипин
chiTumbuka: Philippines
удмурт: Филиппин
ئۇيغۇرچە / Uyghurche: فىلىپپىن
українська: Філіппіни
اردو: فلپائن
oʻzbekcha/ўзбекча: Filippin
vèneto: Filipine
vepsän kel’: Filippinad
Tiếng Việt: Philippines
West-Vlams: Filipynn
Volapük: Filipuäns
walon: Filipenes
Winaray: Pilipinas
Wolof: Filipiin
吴语: 菲律宾
მარგალური: ფილიპინეფი
ייִדיש: פיליפינען
Yorùbá: Filipínì
Vahcuengh: Feihlizbinh
Zeêuws: Filepijn’n
中文: 菲律宾
文言: 菲律賓
Bân-lâm-gú: Hui-li̍p-pin
粵語: 菲律賓