Philippines


Currency

The official currency of Philippines is Peso (code: PHP).

Capital

Manila

Location

Philippines is located in Asia.


Philippines Location

Population

Estimated population (2011): 95,053,000

Estimated population (2000): 76,348,000

Estimated population (1950): 19,881,000

Flag


Philippines Flag

Economy

The Philippines is a newly industrialized country. The economy of Philippines is transitioning from agriculture based economy to the one based more on services and manufacturing.
Main exports of Philippines are: semiconductors and electronic products, transport equipment, garments, copper products, petroleum products, coconut oil, and fruits.


The most popular places in Philippines among international travellers

Malapascua Island

Malapascua Island
Chocolate Hills

Chocolate Hills
Boracay

Boracay