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Outline of the Philippines

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Outline of the Philippines

The location of the Philippines
An enlargeable basic map of the Philippines

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to the Philippines:

The Philippines – sovereign country in Southeast Asia in the western Pacific Ocean. The Philippines is an archipelago of 7,107 islands[1] with a total land area, including inland bodies of water, of approximately 300,000 square kilometers (120,000 sq mi). Its 36,289 kilometers (22,549 mi) of coastline makes it the country with the 5th longest coastline in the world.[1][2]

General reference

Geography of the Philippines

An enlargeable topographic map of the Philippines

Environment of the Philippines

An enlargeable satellite image of the Philippines

Natural geographic features of the Philippines

Regions of the Philippines

Ecoregions of the Philippines

Administrative divisions of the Philippines

Demography of the Philippines

Government and politics of the Philippines

Branches of the government of the Philippines

Executive branch of the government of the Philippines

Legislative branch of the government of the Philippines

Judicial branch of the government of the Philippines

Foreign relations of the Philippines

International organization membership

The Republic of the Philippines is a member of:

Law and order in the Philippines

Military of the Philippines

Local government in the Philippines

History of the Philippines

Culture of the Philippines

The arts in the Philippines

Languages and dialects of the Philippines

People of the Philippines

Ethnic groups and tribes



Sports in the Philippines

Economy and infrastructure of the Philippines

Education in the Philippines

Health in the Philippines

See also


  1. ^ a b General Information. (older version -- as it existed in 2007 -- during the presidency of Gloria Macapagal Arroyo), The Official Government Portal of the Republic of the Philippines.
  2. ^ Central Intelligence Agency. (2009). "Field Listing :: Coastline". Washington, DC: Author. Retrieved 2009-11-07.
  3. ^ George Percival Scriven: An American in Bohol, The Philippines, 1899-1901

External links

WorldHeritage page WorldHeritages in Philippine languages
  • Bikol Central
  • Cebuano
  • Chavacano
  • Ilokano
  • Kapampangan
  • Pangasinan
  • Tagalog
  • Waray
Wikibooks page Wikibooks in Philippine languages
  • Tagalog
Wiktionary page Wiktionaries in Philippine languages
  • Tagalog

Philippine WorldHeritages (Incubator Status)

Philippine Wikimedia (Incubator Status)

  • Bikol Wiktionary
  • Cebuano Wiktionary
  • Kapampangan Wiktionary
  • Pangasinan Wiktionary
  • Tagalog Wikinews
  • Tagalog Wikivoyage
  • Waray Wiktionary

  • Official website of the Philippine Government - Portal to governmental sites
  • WikiSatellite view of Philippines at WikiMapia
  • WOW Philippines Tourism Ad
  • Around Philippines Photos
  • Washington Post: How the Philippines Sees America
  • Philippines travel guide from Wikivoyage
  • BBC Country Profile on the Philippines
  • CIA World Factbook: Philippines
  • U.S. Country Studies: Philippines
  • Philippines Daily Photos
  • Origins of the Filipinos and Their Languages by Wilhelm G. Solheim II (PDF)
  • History of the Philippine Islands in many volumes, from Project Gutenberg (and indexed under Emma Helen Blair, the general editor)
  • USAID country health statistical report: Philippines (May 2008)
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