Geography of the Philippines
The Republic of the Philippines is an archipelago, which lies in Southeast Asia, comprising 7,107 islands with a total land area of 300,000 km² about 1000 of its islands are inhabited, and less than one-half of these islands are larger than 2.
The Filipino and Filipina, commonly known as Pinoy and Pinay in local language, are made up of several ethnic groups that speak Austronesian languages.
Effect of Internet and Cellphones on the Filipino youth
A municipality (Filipino: bayan; munisipalidad) is a local government unit in the Philippines.
The economy of the Philippines is the 4th largest economy in South East Asia and the 36th largest economy in the world by purchasing power parity according to the International Monetary Fund in 2009.
Apayao is a landlocked province of the Philippines located in the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) in Luzon.
Ilocos Sur is a province of the Philippines located along the western coast of Northern Luzon and belongs to Ilocos Region.
Lanao Del Sur
Lanao del Sur is one of the provinces of the Philippines and is part of the Autonomous Region of Muslim Mindanao (ARMM).
Oriental Mindoro, located about 140 km southwest of Manila, is a province of the Philippines located in the island of Mindoro under the MIMAROPA region in Luzon.
Bulacan is a first class province of the Republic of the Philippines situated in the Central Luzon Region just north of Manila, the nationís capital.