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Philippines - PH / PHL

Name Philippines (Cost of living)
Country ISO codes PH / PHL
Continent Asia
Continent code AS
Capital Manila
Area 29817
DD coordinates 11.697835 / 122.621754
DMS coordinates 11°41'52.21" N / 122°37'18.32" E
UTM coordinates 51P 458778.93841589 1293168.7883499
Total cities 20021
Flag of Philippines

Philippines location on map

Information about Philippines

Philippines is a part of the Asia continent. It's geographical location is subject to the ISO (International Organization for Standardization) standardization, which, for Philippines, is PH.

It's territory covers an area of 29817 square kilometers. The country’s administration comes from Manila, the capital city of Philippines. On nationwide level, English, Filipino is declared to be the official language(es) of the country.

On its territory, there are multiple nationalities and ethnic groups represented, such as Filipino. Highways and other transport links are characterized by a rather right-side road traffic. Traveling by car, people can drive 216387 km of roadways. Railway surfaces by length cover a total area of 77 km. Philippines merchant ships, tankers, and other types of maritime transport have access to 3219 km of waterways.

Regular telecommunication operations are performed with the use of 63 prefix. Citizens and residents of the country use PHP as the main currency to purchase goods and pay for services. Most people in Philippines live according to the America/Chicago time zone, which is also the one used in Manila.

More facts

Official languages English, Filipino
Nationalities Filipino
Road traffic Right
Domain zone .ph
Phone codes 63
Currencies PHP
Life expectancy males Ø 67,1 years
Life expectancy females Ø 75,4 years
Birthrate 20,5 ‰
Deathrate 5,9 ‰
Males/Females 50,2%/49,8%

Where to fly from Philippines

Flight direction Origin airport Destination airport Airline Flight № Transfers Return transfers Duration Price
Manila (PH) - Phnom Penh (KH) MNL PNH PR 521 0 0 180 273,00$
Manila (PH) - Taipei (TW) MNL TPE 5J 310 0 0 140 165,00$
Manila (PH) - Koror (PW) MNL ROR UA 192 0 0 175 572,00$
Manila (PH) - Honolulu (US) MNL HNL PR 100 0 0 630 863,00$
Manila (PH) - Hong Kong (HK) MNL HKG PR 300 0 0 135 190,00$
Manila (PH) - Hanoi (VN) MNL HAN PR 595 0 0 200 229,00$
Manila (PH) - Ho Chi Minh City (VN) MNL SGN 5J 751 0 0 175 212,00$
Manila (PH) - Jakarta (ID) MNL CGK PR 535 0 0 250 284,00$
Manila (PH) - Kuala Lumpur (MY) MNL KUL AK 585 0 0 240 88,00$
Manila (PH) - Kota Kinabalu (MY) MNL BKI Z2 501 0 0 135 68,00$
Updated 30.09.2022

PH economy

GDP 2,02 bn $
Exportations 94,51 bn $
Importations 130,93 bn $
Tourism receipts 11,48 bn $
Unemployment rate 3,4%
Inflation rate 2,48%
Corruption index 34 (bad)
Energy consumption 78,3 bn kWh

PH land use

4% Urban areas 10817 km²
42% Agricultural areas 125160 km²
27% Forest 80880 km²
0% Water areas 1830 km²
28% Others 83143 km²

PH transport

Roadways 216387 km
Railways 77 km
Waterways 3219 km
Commercial harbors 1706
Airports 188

Philippines cities by first letter

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From Philippines to other countries distance

ISO 2 Flag Name Continent Capital Distance
ZAF Flag of South Africa South Africa Africa Pretoria 11393 km
AUT Flag of Austria Austria Europe Vienna 10439 km
BIH Flag of Bosnia and Herzegovina Bosnia and Herzegovina Europe Sarajevo 10271 km
BRB Flag of Barbados Barbados North America Bridgetown 17237 km
BHR Flag of Bahrain Bahrain Asia - 7658 km
BHS Flag of Bahamas Bahamas North America - 15522 km
CZE Flag of Czech Republic Czech Republic Europe Prague 10208 km
DNK Flag of Denmark Denmark Europe Copenhagen 10309 km
DOM Flag of Dominican Republic Dominican Republic North America Santo Domingo 16356 km
DZA Flag of Algeria Algeria Africa Algiers 12281 km

There are many ways to find how far is Philippines (PH) from other places on map, North pole, Equator or South pole, there are 2 common methods - the distance calculated in kilometers and miles by Haversine formula.

From Philippines to Haversine
North pole 8707 km 5410 mil
Equator 13551 km 8420 mil
South pole 11308 km 7027 mil

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246 Countries
1208701 Cities
41339 Airports

People also ask - FAQ

The most longest distances between Philippines and Brazil is 19480 kilometers or 12104 miles.
The most smallest distances between Philippines and Brunei is 1180 kilometers or 733 miles.
We found information about 20021 cities.
The capital of PH is Manila with population in 2022 over 3357 people.
The area of Philippines (PH) is 29817 square kilometers.
Yes, Philippines is part of the continent of Asia.
Official name of PH is The Republic of the Philippines.
Philippines has approximately 188 airports.