Manila, philippines - population in the philippines is expected to reach around 107,190,081 by december 31, 2018, according to the latest estimate of the commission on population (popcom) in a. The philippines is home to more than 90 million people as of 2013 overpopulation and industrialization could perhaps be the major contributors to environmental problems being experienced in the country. The philippines proudly boasts to be the only christian nation in asia more than 86 percent of the population is roman catholic, 6 percent belong to various nationalized christian cults, and another 2 percent belong to well over 100 protestant denominations in addition to the christian majority.
As the world faces overpopulation, the philippine capital highlights the problems it brings, as jenny kleeman discovered jenny kleeman but as global population explodes, and wealth is. The philippines is a culturally diverse country with an estimated 14- 17 million indigenous peoples (ips) belonging to 110 ethno-linguistic groups they are mainly concentrated in northern luzon (cordillera administrative region, 33%) and mindanao (61%), with some groups in the visayas area the. Poverty afflicts more than a fifth of the total population but is as high as 75% in some areas of the southern philippines more than 60% of the poor reside in rural areas, where the incidence of poverty (about 30%) is more severe - a challenge to raising rural farm and non-farm incomes. Population pyramids: philippines - 2018 other indicators visualized on maps: (in english only, for now) adolescent fertility rate (births per 1,000 women ages 15-19.
Location and geography the republic of the philippines, a nation of 7,107 islands with a total area of 111,830 square miles (307,055 square kilometers), is located on the pacific rim of southeast a. Manila is the capital and second-largest city of the philippines and one of 16 cities that comprise metro manila, which has an overall population of 128 million per the 2015 census the city of manila has a population of 178 million in 2016, according to census data. Manila's population density dwarfs that of kolkata as the cultural center of the philippines, manila is the home to a number of museums. A big population can be a boon for a country if it was handled effectively the philippines is a young country (demographically), and therefore, it has great potential to become richer what can hinder that is the fact that: in a study conducted by the national youth commission, 246% of.
In one week, a population-control bill in the philippines is likely to be passed that supports coercive government-funded family-planning initiatives for demographically targeted populations if. Preface an analysis of the population situation in the philippines was first undertaken in 1965 utilizing available census information and inadequate vital statistics since then, the country has undertaken two. The philippines became an independent state in 1946, after gaining its sovereignty from spain the population of the philippines is 103,775,002 (2012) and the nation has a density of 348 people per square kilometer.
The population of philippines in 2005 was estimated by the united nations (un) at 84,765,000, which placed it at number 12 in population among the 193 nations of the world in 2005, approximately 4% of the population was over 65 years of age, with another 35% of the population under 15 years of age. More information about philippines is available on the philippines page and from other department of state publications and other sources listed at the end of this fact sheet us-philippines relations. The philippines - an archipelago nation of 7,100 islands with a combined land mass slightly larger than arizona - has a population of 94 million, making it the 12 th most populous nation in the world.
Philippines ended 2017 with a population of 105,305,000 people, which represents an increasea of 2,065,000 people compared to 2016 philippines ranks no 12 among196 countries which published this information in countryeconomycom. The philippines annualised population growth rate between the years 2010-2015 was 172% according to the 2015 census, the population of the philippines is 100,981,437  the first census in the philippines was held in the year 1591 which counted 667,612 persons. This statistic displays the population density of the philippines from 2005 to 2016 in 2016, the population density of the philippines was around 347 people per square kilometer of land area, an.
( 1 ) united nations population division world population prospects: 2017 revision ( 2 ) census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, ( 3 ) eurostat: demographic statistics, ( 4 ) united nations statistical division population and vital statistics reprot. Update to date information about population of philippines in 2018 population of philippines: today, historical, and projected population, growth rate, immigration, median age. The population projections for the 80 provinces and two special areas, cotabato city (located in maguindanao but is under socksargen) and isabela city (located in basilan but is under zamboanga peninsula), indicate that by 2045, the metropolis of. The total population in philippines was estimated at 1049 million people in 2017, according to the latest census figures looking back, in the year of 1960, philippines had a population of 263 million people.