Demographics of the Philippines

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Demography of the Philippines records the human population, including its population density, ethnicity, education level, health, economic status, religious affiliations, and other aspects.wikipedia
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Philippines

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According to the 2015 census, the population of the Philippines is 100,981,437.
Furthermore, the islands were sparsely populated due to consistent natural disasters and inter-kingdom conflicts.

Filipino language

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Filipino and English are the official languages but there are between 120 and 170 distinct indigenous Philippine languages (depending on expert classifications).
As of 2007, Tagalog is the first language of 28 million people, or about one-third of the Philippine population, while 45 million speak Tagalog as their second language.

Philippine Statistics Authority

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There are three million household heads without a spouse, two million of whom were female (2015 PSA estimates).
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Indigenous peoples of the Philippines

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The indigenous peoples of the Philippines form a minority of the population.
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Filipinos

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Human

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Demography of the Philippines records the human population, including its population density, ethnicity, education level, health, economic status, religious affiliations, and other aspects.

Population density

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Demography of the Philippines records the human population, including its population density, ethnicity, education level, health, economic status, religious affiliations, and other aspects.

Ethnic group

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Demography of the Philippines records the human population, including its population density, ethnicity, education level, health, economic status, religious affiliations, and other aspects.

Malay race

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The majority of Filipinos are of the Malay race, while the Aetas (Negritos), as well as other highland groups form a minority.

Aeta people

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The majority of Filipinos are of the Malay race, while the Aetas (Negritos), as well as other highland groups form a minority.

Malay Archipelago

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The indigenous population is related to the indigenous populations of the Malay Archipelago.

Arabs

ArabArabianArabic
These include ethnic groups such as Arabs, Japanese, Han Chinese and Indians which form parts of the population.

Japanese people

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These include ethnic groups such as Arabs, Japanese, Han Chinese and Indians which form parts of the population.

Han Chinese

HanChineseethnic Chinese
These include ethnic groups such as Arabs, Japanese, Han Chinese and Indians which form parts of the population.

India

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These include ethnic groups such as Arabs, Japanese, Han Chinese and Indians which form parts of the population.

Cebuano language

CebuanoVisayanCebuano-speaking
The most commonly spoken indigenous languages are Cebuano and Tagalog, each with more than 20 million native speakers.

Tagalog language

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The most commonly spoken indigenous languages are Cebuano and Tagalog, each with more than 20 million native speakers.

Hiligaynon language

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Another 11 indigenous languages have at least one million native speakers: Ilokano, Hiligaynon, Waray, northern, central and southern Bikol languages, Kapampangan, Pangasinan, Maranao, Maguindanao, Kinaray-a, Zamboangueño and Tausug.

Waray language

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Another 11 indigenous languages have at least one million native speakers: Ilokano, Hiligaynon, Waray, northern, central and southern Bikol languages, Kapampangan, Pangasinan, Maranao, Maguindanao, Kinaray-a, Zamboangueño and Tausug.

Bikol languages

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Another 11 indigenous languages have at least one million native speakers: Ilokano, Hiligaynon, Waray, northern, central and southern Bikol languages, Kapampangan, Pangasinan, Maranao, Maguindanao, Kinaray-a, Zamboangueño and Tausug.

Kapampangan language

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Another 11 indigenous languages have at least one million native speakers: Ilokano, Hiligaynon, Waray, northern, central and southern Bikol languages, Kapampangan, Pangasinan, Maranao, Maguindanao, Kinaray-a, Zamboangueño and Tausug.

Pangasinan language

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Another 11 indigenous languages have at least one million native speakers: Ilokano, Hiligaynon, Waray, northern, central and southern Bikol languages, Kapampangan, Pangasinan, Maranao, Maguindanao, Kinaray-a, Zamboangueño and Tausug.

Maranao language

MaranaoMeranauIranon
Another 11 indigenous languages have at least one million native speakers: Ilokano, Hiligaynon, Waray, northern, central and southern Bikol languages, Kapampangan, Pangasinan, Maranao, Maguindanao, Kinaray-a, Zamboangueño and Tausug.

Maguindanao language

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Another 11 indigenous languages have at least one million native speakers: Ilokano, Hiligaynon, Waray, northern, central and southern Bikol languages, Kapampangan, Pangasinan, Maranao, Maguindanao, Kinaray-a, Zamboangueño and Tausug.

Karay-a language

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Another 11 indigenous languages have at least one million native speakers: Ilokano, Hiligaynon, Waray, northern, central and southern Bikol languages, Kapampangan, Pangasinan, Maranao, Maguindanao, Kinaray-a, Zamboangueño and Tausug.