Country Map

Capital: Manila
Population: 81,159,644*
Area: Total: 300,000 sq km
Land: 298,170 sq km
Water: 1,830 sq km
Natural Resources: timber, petroleum, nickel, cobalt, silver, gold, salt, copper
Languages: Pilipino (official, based on Tagalog), English (official)
GDP – Per Capita: $3,600
Birth Rate: 27.37 births/1,000 population
Death Rate: 6.13 deaths/ 1,000 population

*Statistical information comes from the State of the World's Children, 2000 (UNICEF) and The World Fact book 1999 (CIA).