Your question: What is the smallest region in the Philippines?

What are the 5 regions in the Philippines?

As of June 30, 2019, the Philippines is divided into 17 regions. The traditional island groups of Luzon, the Visayas, and Mindanao are composed of eight (Regions I, II, III, IV-A, and V, and CAR, NCR, and Mimaropa), three (VI, VII, and VIII), and six (IX, X, XI, XII, XIII, and BARMM) regions, respectively.

Who owns Philippines Islands?

By the Treaty, Cuba gained its independence and Spain ceded the Philippines, Guam and Puerto Rico to the United States for the sum of US$20 million.

What are the 17 region of the Philippines?

The regions include the Ilocos Region, Cagayan Valley, Central Luzon, the Bicol Region, Central Visayas, Eastern Visayas, Western Visayas, the Zamboanga Peninsula, Northern Mindanao, the Davao Region, Calabarzon, the Cordillera Administrative Region and the National Capital Region (NCR).

What is the most popular region in the Philippines?

The top three regions in terms of population count are Region IV – Southern Tagalog (11.32 million or 15.04% of the total), National Capital Region (10.49 million or 13.93%), Region III – Central Luzon (7.80 million or 10.35%).

What is the provinces of Region 1?

REGION 1 (ILOCOS REGION)

DTI-1 or DTI-Ilocos Region is composed of four provinces—Ilocos Norte, Ilocos Sur, La Union and Pangasinan; and of nine cities—Alaminos, Batac, Candon, Laoag, San Carlos, San Fernando, Urdaneta, Vigan, and Dagupan.

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Is Albay part of Visayas?

Albay, officially the Province of Albay (Central Bikol: Probinsya kan Albay; Tagalog: Lalawigan ng Albay), is a province in the Bicol Region of the Philippines, mostly on the southeastern part of the island of Luzon.

Albay
Country Philippines
Region Bicol Region
Founded April 3, 1574
Capital Legazpi

Is Bicol region part of Visayas?

Bicol comprises six provinces, four on the Bicol Peninsula mainland (the southeastern end of Luzon) – Albay, Camarines Norte, Camarines Sur, and Sorsogon – and the offshore island provinces of Catanduanes and Masbate.

Bicol Region.

Bicol Region Region V
Country Philippines
Island group Luzon
Regional center Legazpi
Area