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Provinces of the Philippines

S.N.ProvinceISOCapitalPopulation (2015)Population %Area (km2)Area (sq mi)Density (km2)Density (sq mi)FoundedIsland GroupRegionTotal LGUs (Municipalities)Total LGUs (City)Total LGUs (Barangay)
1AbraPH-ABRBangued241,1600.20%4,165.251,608.21581501846LuzonCAR27303
2Agusan del NortePH-AGNCabadbaran691,5660.70%3,546.861,369.4519049020 Sep 1907MindanaoXIII102252
3Agusan del SurPH-AGSProsperidad700,6530.70%9,989.523,856.98701801 Jan 1970MindanaoXIII131314
4AklanPH-AKLKalibo574,8230.60%1,821.42703.253208308 Nov 1956VisayasVI17327
5AlbayPH-ALBLegazpi1,314,8261.30%2,575.77994.515101,3003 Apr 1574LuzonV153720
6AntiquePH-ANTSan Jose de Buenavista582,0120.60%2,729.171,053.7421054010 Mar 1917VisayasVI18590
7ApayaoPH-APAKabugao119,1840.10%4,413.351,704.00277014 Feb 1995LuzonCAR7133
8AuroraPH-AURBaler214,3360.20%3,147.321,215.196818013 Aug 1979LuzonIII8151
9BasilanPH-BASLamitan459,3670.50%1,327.23512.4535091027 Dec 1973MindanaoBARMM112255
10BataanPH-BANBalanga760,6500.80%1,372.98530.115501,4001754LuzonIII111237
11BatanesPH-BTNBasco17,2460.00%219.0184.567920026 Jun 1783LuzonII629
12BatangasPH-BTGBatangas City2,694,3352.70%3,119.721,204.538602,2008 Dec 1581LuzonIV-A3131,078
13BenguetPH-BENLa Trinidad791,5900.80%2,826.591,091.3528073016 Jun 1966LuzonCAR131269
14BiliranPH-BILNaval171,6120.20%536.01206.9532083011 May 1992VisayasVIII8132
15BoholPH-BOHTagbilaran1,313,5601.30%4,820.951,861.3827070022 Jul 1854VisayasVII4711,109
16BukidnonPH-BUKMalaybalay1,415,2261.40%10,498.594,053.5313034010 Mar 1917MindanaoX202464
17BulacanPH-BULMalolos3,292,0713.30%2,796.101,079.581,2003,10015 Aug 1578LuzonIII213569
18CagayanPH-CAGTuguegarao1,199,3201.20%9,295.753,589.1113034029 Jun 1583LuzonII281820
19Camarines NortePH-CANDaet583,3130.60%2,320.07895.7825065015 Apr 1920LuzonV12282
20Camarines SurPH-CASPili1,952,5441.90%5,497.032,122.4236093027 May 1579LuzonV3521,063
21CamiguinPH-CAMMambajao88,4780.10%237.9591.8737096018 Jun 1966MindanaoX558
22CapizPH-CAPRoxas761,3840.80%2,594.641,001.8029075010 Mar 1917VisayasVI161473
23CatanduanesPH-CATVirac260,9640.30%1,492.16576.1317044026 Sep 1945LuzonV11315
24CavitePH-CAVImus3,678,3013.60%1,574.17607.792,3006,00010 Mar 1614LuzonIV-A176829
25CebuPH-CEBCebu City4,632,3594.60%5,342.002,062.568702,30027 Apr 1565VisayasVII4491,203
26CotabatoPH-NCOKidapawan1,379,7471.40%9,008.903,478.361503901 Sep 1914MindanaoXII171543
27Davao de OroPH-COMNabunturan736,1070.70%4,479.771,729.6516041031 Jan 1998MindanaoXI11237
28Davao del NortePH-DAVTagum1,016,3321.00%3,426.971,323.163007808 May 1967MindanaoXI83223
29Davao del SurPH-DASDigos2,265,5792.20%4,607.591,779.004901,3001 Sep 1914MindanaoXI92414
30Davao OccidentalPH-DVOMalita316,3420.30%2,163.45835.3115039028 Oct 2013MindanaoXI5105
31Davao OrientalPH-DAOMati558,9580.60%5,679.642,192.92982508 May 1967MindanaoXI101183
32Dinagat IslandsPH-DINSan Jose127,1520.10%1,036.34400.131203102 Dec 2006MindanaoXIII7100
33Eastern SamarPH-EASBorongan467,1600.50%4,660.471,799.4210026019 Jun 1965VisayasVIII221597
34GuimarasPH-GUIJordan174,6130.20%604.57233.4329075022 May 1992VisayasVI598
35IfugaoPH-IFULagawe202,8020.20%2,628.211,014.767720018 Jun 1966LuzonCAR11175
36Ilocos NortePH-ILNLaoag593,0810.60%3,467.891,338.961704402 Feb 1818LuzonI212557
37Ilocos SurPH-ILSVigan689,6680.70%2,596.001,002.322707001572LuzonI322768
38IloiloPH-ILIIloilo City2,384,4152.40%5,079.171,961.084701,2001566VisayasVI4221,901
39IsabelaPH-ISAIlagan1,593,5661.60%12,414.934,793.431303401 May 1856LuzonII3431,055
40KalingaPH-KALTabuk212,6800.20%3,231.251,247.596617018 Jun 1966LuzonCAR71152
41La UnionPH-LUNSan Fernando786,6530.80%1,497.70578.275301,4002 Mar 1850LuzonI191576
42LagunaPH-LAGSanta Cruz3,035,0813.00%1,917.85740.491,6004,10028 Jul 1571LuzonIV-A246674
43Lanao del NortePH-LANTubod1,019,0131.00%4,159.941,606.162406204 Jul 1959MindanaoX221506
44Lanao del SurPH-LASMarawi1,045,4291.00%3,872.891,495.332707001 Sep 1914MindanaoBARMM3911,159
45LeytePH-LEYTacloban1,966,7681.90%6,515.052,515.473007801735VisayasVIII4031,641
46MaguindanaoPH-MAGBuluan1,473,3711.50%6,146.532,373.1924062022 Nov 1973MindanaoBARMM361545
47MarinduquePH-MADBoac234,5210.20%952.58367.7925065021 Feb 1920LuzonMimaropa6218
48MasbatePH-MASMasbate City892,3930.90%4,151.781,603.0121054018 Mar 1901LuzonV201550
49Misamis OccidentalPH-MSCOroquieta602,1260.60%2,055.22793.522907508 Nov 1929MindanaoX143490
50Misamis OrientalPH-MSRCagayan de Oro1,564,4591.50%3,544.321,368.474401,10015 May 1901MindanaoX233504
51Mountain ProvincePH-MOUBontoc154,5900.20%2,157.38832.97721901846LuzonCAR10144
52Negros OccidentalPH-NECBacolod3,059,1363.00%7,965.213,075.383809801 Jan 1890VisayasVI1913662
53Negros OrientalPH-NERDumaguete1,354,9951.30%5,385.532,079.362506501 Jan 1890VisayasVII206557
54Northern SamarPH-NSACatarman632,3790.60%3,692.931,425.8517044019 Jun 1965VisayasVIII24569
55Nueva EcijaPH-NUEPalayan2,151,4612.10%5,751.332,220.6037096025 Apr 1801LuzonIII275849
56Nueva VizcayaPH-NUVBayombong452,2870.40%3,975.671,535.0111028024 May 1839LuzonII15275
57Occidental MindoroPH-MDCMamburao487,4140.50%5,865.712,264.768321015 Nov 1950LuzonMimaropa11162
58Oriental MindoroPH-MDRCalapan844,0590.80%4,238.381,636.452005201663LuzonMimaropa141426
59PalawanPH-PLWPuerto Princesa1,104,5851.10%17,030.756,575.616517023 Jan 1902LuzonMimaropa231433
60PampangaPH-PAMSan Fernando2,609,7442.60%2,062.47796.321,3003,40011 Dec 1571LuzonIII193538
61PangasinanPH-PANLingayen2,956,7262.90%5,451.012,104.655401,4005 Apr 1580LuzonI4441,364
62QuezonPH-QUELucena2,122,8302.10%9,069.603,501.792306002 Mar 1901LuzonIV-A3921,242
63QuirinoPH-QUICabarroguis188,9910.20%2,323.47897.18121018 Jun 1966LuzonII6132
64RizalPH-RIZAntipolo2,884,2272.90%1,191.94460.212,4006,20023 Feb 1853LuzonIV-A131188
65RomblonPH-ROMRomblon292,7810.30%1,533.45592.0719049016 Mar 1901LuzonMimaropa17219
66SamarPH-WSACatbalogan780,4810.80%6,048.032,335.161303401768VisayasVIII242951
67SaranganiPH-SARAlabel544,2610.50%3,601.251,390.4515039016 Mar 1992MindanaoXII7141
68SiquijorPH-SIGSiquijor95,9840.10%337.49130.3128073017 Sep 1971VisayasVII6134
69SorsogonPH-SORSorsogon City792,9490.80%2,119.01818.1537096017 Oct 1894LuzonV141541
70South CotabatoPH-SCOKoronadal1,509,7351.50%4,428.811,709.9734088018 Jun 1966MindanaoXII102225
71Southern LeytePH-SLEMaasin421,7500.40%1,798.61694.4523060022 May 1959VisayasVIII181500
72Sultan KudaratPH-SUKIsulan812,0950.80%5,298.342,045.7015039022 Nov 1973MindanaoXII111249
73SuluPH-SLUJolo824,7310.80%1,600.40617.925201,30010 Mar 1917MindanaoBARMM19410
74Surigao del NortePH-SUNSurigao City485,0880.50%1,972.93761.7525065015 May 1901MindanaoXIII201335
75Surigao del SurPH-SURTandag592,2500.60%4,932.701,904.5312031016 Jun 1960MindanaoXIII172309
76TarlacPH-TARTarlac City1,366,0271.40%3,053.601,179.004501,20028 Mar 1873LuzonIII171511
77Tawi-TawiPH-TAWBongao390,7150.40%1,087.40419.8536093011 Sep 1973MindanaoBARMM11203
78ZambalesPH-ZMBIba823,8880.80%3,830.831,479.092205701578LuzonIII131247
79Zamboanga del NortePH-ZANDipolog1,011,3931.00%7,301.002,818.931403606 Jun 1952MindanaoIX252691
80Zamboanga del SurPH-ZASPagadian1,872,4731.90%5,914.162,283.473208301 Sep 1914MindanaoIX262779
81Zamboanga SibugayPH-ZSIIpil633,1290.60%3,607.751,392.9618047022 Feb 2001MindanaoIX16389
82Metro ManilaPH-00Manila12,877,25312.80%638.55246.5520,00052,000LuzonNCR1161,706

Regions of the Philippines

S.N.Region (Regional Designation)PSGCIsland GroupRegional CenterComponent Local Government UnitsArea (km2)Area (sq mi)Population (2020 estimate)Population % (2020 estimate)Population Density (/km2)Population Density (/sq mi)
1National Capital Region (NCR)13LuzonManila17619.57239.2213,894,65612.77%21,00054,000
2Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR)14LuzonBaguio719,422.037,498.891,807,7381.66%89230
3Ilocos Region (Region I)1LuzonSan Fernando (La Union)513,012.605,024.195,220,8074.80%3901,000
4Cagayan Valley (Region II)2LuzonTuguegarao628,228.8310,899.213,657,7413.36%120310
5Central Luzon (Region III)3LuzonSan Fernando (Pampanga)922,014.638,499.9012,313,71811.32%5101,300
6Calabarzon (Region IV-A)4LuzonCalamba616,873.316,514.8216,057,09914.76%8502,200
7Southwestern Tagalog Region (Mimaropa)17LuzonCalapan629,620.9011,436.693,174,8592.92%100260
8Bicol Region (Region V)5LuzonLegazpi718,155.827,010.006,139,8365.64%320830
9Western Visayas (Region VI)6VisayasIloilo City820,794.188,028.687,984,8997.34%360930
10Central Visayas (Region VII)7VisayasCebu City715,487.695,979.837,357,6496.76%4801,200
11Eastern Visayas (Region VIII)8VisayasTacloban823,251.108,977.304,792,3374.41%190490
12Zamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)9MindanaoPagadian517,056.736,585.643,782,9813.48%210540
13Northern Mindanao (Region X)10MindanaoCagayan de Oro720,496.027,913.565,017,0574.61%230600
14Davao Region (Region XI)11MindanaoDavao City620,357.427,860.045,290,8694.86%240620
15Soccsksargen (Region XII)12MindanaoKoronadal522,513.308,692.434,919,9364.50%200520
16Caraga (Region XIII)16MindanaoButuan621,478.358,292.842,753,1092.53%120310
17Bangsamoro (BARMM)-MindanaoCotabato City712,535.794,840.104,183,3163.85%300780