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General Information

Name of country: Philippines
Position: 13 00 N, 122 00 E
Time zone: + 08:00
Area: 300,000 kmq
Type of government: republic
Capital: Manille

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Demographic Information

Resident population: 82,841,500 (July 2001)
Rate of population growth: 2.03% (2001)
Languages spoken: English, Tagalog-Filipino, local dialects


GDP: $ 310 Mld (2000)
GDP growth rate: 3.6% (2000)
GDP per capita: $ 3,800 (2000)
Annual rate of inflation: 5% (2000)
Currency: Philippines peso (PHP) - currency converter
Exports: $ 38 Bn (f.o.b., 2000)
Imports: $ 35 Bn (f.o.b.; 2000)


Internet ccTLD: .ph - Registration Authority
Resident population online: 2,5 M (2001)
% of total resident population online: 3,01%
% of total worldwide population online: 0,43%
Principal country-relevant search engines and Directories: AsiaCo Philippines, Alleba, Ask Jose, Edsa World, ODP Philippines, Easy Search, Internets: Philippines

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Resources ╗ Globalization guide ╗ Countries ╗ Philippines

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