Island groups of the Philippines

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The geographical divisions of the Philippines are the three island groups of Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao.wikipedia
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Luzon

Luzon IslandNorthern LuzonLuzon, Philippines
The geographical divisions of the Philippines are the three island groups of Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao.
Luzon may also refer to one of the three primary island groups in the country.

Visayas

Visayan IslandsVisayanVisayas Islands
The geographical divisions of the Philippines are the three island groups of Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao.
The Visayas, or the Visayan Islands (Cebuano: Kabisay-an, ; Kabisayaan ), are one of the three principal geographical divisions of the Philippines, along with Luzon and Mindanao.

Provinces of the Philippines

provinceprovincesPhilippine province
If a province is reassigned into a new region, it can also be reassigned to a new island group, as is the case with Palawan, when it was reassigned to Mimaropa.

Mindanao

Mindanao IslandSouthern PhilippinesRegion X
The geographical divisions of the Philippines are the three island groups of Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao.
The island consists of 6 administrative regions, 22 provinces, and 30 cities (27 provinces and 33 cities if associated islands are included).

Ilocos Region

IlocosRegion II
Islands are organized into three distinct island group according to regions: Regions I to V, CAR, and NCR are for Luzon, Regions VI to VIII are for the Visayas, and Regions IX to XIII and BARMM are for Mindanao.

Bicol Region

BicolBicolandiaRegion V
Islands are organized into three distinct island group according to regions: Regions I to V, CAR, and NCR are for Luzon, Regions VI to VIII are for the Visayas, and Regions IX to XIII and BARMM are for Mindanao.

Cordillera Administrative Region

CordilleraCARCordilleras
Islands are organized into three distinct island group according to regions: Regions I to V, CAR, and NCR are for Luzon, Regions VI to VIII are for the Visayas, and Regions IX to XIII and BARMM are for Mindanao.

Western Visayas

Western Visayas RegionRegion VIVI
Islands are organized into three distinct island group according to regions: Regions I to V, CAR, and NCR are for Luzon, Regions VI to VIII are for the Visayas, and Regions IX to XIII and BARMM are for Mindanao.

Eastern Visayas

Eastern Visayas RegionVIIIRegion VIII
Islands are organized into three distinct island group according to regions: Regions I to V, CAR, and NCR are for Luzon, Regions VI to VIII are for the Visayas, and Regions IX to XIII and BARMM are for Mindanao.

Zamboanga Peninsula

ZamboangaWestern MindanaoIX
Islands are organized into three distinct island group according to regions: Regions I to V, CAR, and NCR are for Luzon, Regions VI to VIII are for the Visayas, and Regions IX to XIII and BARMM are for Mindanao.

Caraga

Caraga RegionXIII13
Islands are organized into three distinct island group according to regions: Regions I to V, CAR, and NCR are for Luzon, Regions VI to VIII are for the Visayas, and Regions IX to XIII and BARMM are for Mindanao.

Mimaropa

IV-BRegion IV-BSouthwestern Tagalog Region
If a province is reassigned into a new region, it can also be reassigned to a new island group, as is the case with Palawan, when it was reassigned to Mimaropa.

Panay

Panay IslandIsland of PanayCentral Panay Mountain Range
The island is covered by 4 provinces, 92 municipalities, and, 3 cities (93 municipalities if the associated islands of Caluya are included), all under the jurisdiction of the Western Visayas region.

Philippines

FilipinoPhilippinePhilippine Islands
The geographical divisions of the Philippines are the three island groups of Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao.

Archipelago

Island grouparchipelagicarchipelagos
The geographical divisions of the Philippines are the three island groups of Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao.

Regions of the Philippines

Regionregionsadministrative region
Islands are organized into three distinct island group according to regions: Regions I to V, CAR, and NCR are for Luzon, Regions VI to VIII are for the Visayas, and Regions IX to XIII and BARMM are for Mindanao.

Metro Manila

National Capital RegionManilaMetropolitan Manila
Islands are organized into three distinct island group according to regions: Regions I to V, CAR, and NCR are for Luzon, Regions VI to VIII are for the Visayas, and Regions IX to XIII and BARMM are for Mindanao.

Bangsamoro

Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim MindanaoBangsamoro Autonomous RegionBARMM
Islands are organized into three distinct island group according to regions: Regions I to V, CAR, and NCR are for Luzon, Regions VI to VIII are for the Visayas, and Regions IX to XIII and BARMM are for Mindanao.

Palawan

Palawan ProvinceIsland of PalawanPalawan Island
If a province is reassigned into a new region, it can also be reassigned to a new island group, as is the case with Palawan, when it was reassigned to Mimaropa.

List of cities in the Philippines

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The island groups themselves do not have governments of their own, but are instead divided into provinces, cities, municipalities and barangays, which do have their own local governments.

Municipalities of the Philippines

municipalitiesmunicipalityIncome class
The island groups themselves do not have governments of their own, but are instead divided into provinces, cities, municipalities and barangays, which do have their own local governments.

Barangay

barangaysBrgy.barrio
The island groups themselves do not have governments of their own, but are instead divided into provinces, cities, municipalities and barangays, which do have their own local governments.

Capital city

Capitaladministrative centerDistrict seat
Although the island groups do not have local governments, hence capitals, certain cities have become the political, economic and cultural centers of the island groups.

Manila

Manila, PhilippinesCity of ManilaMaynila
Manila is the national capital and is the de facto capital of Luzon, though neighbouring Quezon City, a former capital, has more inhabitants than Manila.

Capital of the Philippines

Capitalseat of governmentfirst capital of the Philippines
Manila is the national capital and is the de facto capital of Luzon, though neighbouring Quezon City, a former capital, has more inhabitants than Manila.