Demographic history of the Philippines
Demographics of the Philippines are records of human population in the country, including its population density, ethnicity, education level, health, economic status, religious affiliations, and other...
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Philippines census
The Philippines census is a regularly occurring and official count of the human population of a certain local administrative unit in the Philippines. The population is enumerated every 5 years (beginn...
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Ethnic groups in the Philippines
The islands of the Philippines are inhabited by a number of different ethnic groups. The majority of the population is composed of ethnolinguistic groups whose languages are Austronesian also known as...
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Filipino people
The Filipino people or Filipinos are an ethnic group native to the islands of the Philippines. According to the 2010 Census, there were 92,337,852 in the Philippines and about 10-12 million living out...
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Languages of the Philippines
There are some 120 to 175 languages in the Philippines, depending on the method of classification. Four others are no longer spoken. Almost all are classified as Malayo-Polynesian languages, while one...
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Philippine languages
In linguistics, the Philippine languages are a 1991 proposal by Robert Blust that all the languages of the Philippines and northern Sulawesi—except Sama–Bajaw (languages of the "Sea Gypsies") and a fe...
Religion in the Philippines
The Philippines is a secular nation with a constitutional separation of church and state. As a result of Spanish cultural influence, Religion in the Philippines is marked by a majority of people bein...
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Education in the Philippines
Education in the Philippines is managed and regulated by the Department of Education, commonly referred to as the DepEd in the country. The Department of Education controls the Philippine education sy...
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Higher education in the Philippines
Colleges and universities in the Philippines are generically called General Education Curriculum in the Philippines which aimed to provide excellent education Commission on Higher Education (CHED).
Gába
Gába is a bilingual Sámi magazine that is published six times a year by the Sámi women's forum Sami Nisson Forum and that has funds earmarked for it in the annual budget of the Sami Parliament of Norw...
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Religion in pre-colonial Philippines
There is little evidence remaining of the nature of religion in pre-colonial Philippines. The possibilities include animism, Philippine mythologies such as Anito, and influences from Hinduism or Buddh...
Bicolano people
The Bicolanos are the fifth-largest Filipino ethnolinguistic group.
Bicolanos live in the southeastern peninsula of Luzon, now containing the provinces of Albay, Camarines Sur, Camarines Norte, Ca...
Ivatan people
The Ivatans are a Filipino ethnolinguistic group predominant in the Batanes Islands of the Philippines. The origins of the Ivatans remained untraced among scholars. Ivatans were free before they were ...
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Kulam
Kulam is a form of folk magic practiced in the Philippines. It puts emphasis on the innate power of the self and a secret knowledge of Magica Baja or low magic. Earth (soil), fire, herbs, spices, can...
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Spanish language in the Philippines
Spanish was the official language of the Philippines from the beginning of Spanish rule in the late 16th century, through the conclusion of the Spanish–American War in 1898. It remained, along with En...
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Tausug people
The Tausūg or Suluk people are an ethnic group of the Philippines, Malaysia and Indonesia. The Tausūg are part of the wider political identity of Muslims of Mindanao, Sulu and Palawan known as the Mor...
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Koreans in the Philippines
Koreans in the Philippines, largely consisting of expatriates from South Korea and people born in the Philippines with Korean ancestry, form the largest Korean diaspora community in Southeast Asia and...
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Jews in the Philippines
Recorded Jewish history in the Philippines started during the Spanish period.
The Spanish Inquisition in the 16th Century forced many Jews in Spain to convert to Christianity or to flee. These Jew...
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Filipinos of Japanese descent
Japanese settlement in the Philippines refers to the branch of the Japanese diaspora having historical contact with and having established themselves in what is now the Philippines. This also refers t...
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Filipinos of Indian descent
Indian Filipinos are Philippine citizens of Indian descent. This also refers to Filipino citizens of either pure or mixed Indian descent currently residing in the country, the latter a result of inter...
Filipinos of Indian descent - Wikipedia
Filipinos of Arab descent
Arab settlement in the Philippines is part of the story of immigration in the Philippines. The Philippines, a country with many vast communities of immigrants and foreigners (especially Americans and ...
Filipinos of American descent
American settlement in the Philippines (or American Filipino) began during the Spanish period, when Americans came to the islands primarily to conduct business. They owned many businesses in trade and...
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Chinese Filipino
Chinese Filipinos (simplified Chinese: 华菲; traditional Chinese: 華菲; pinyin: Huáfēi; Hokkien: Huâ-hui; Cantonese: Wàhfèi; Tagalog/Filipino: Intsik (pronounced [ɪntʃɪk]) (or "Tsinoy", pronou...
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Waray people
The Waray are a subgroup of the Visayan people whose primary language is Waray-Waray, an Austronesian language native to the islands of Samar, Leyte and Biliran, which together comprise the Eastern Vi...
Cebuano people
The Cebuano people (Cebuano: Sugbuanon) are a subgroup of the Visayan people whose primary language is Cebuano, an Austronesian language native to the Central Visayas which is also the lingua franca o...
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Mexican settlement in the Philippines
Mexican Filipinos are a multilingual Filipino ethnic group composed of Philippine citizens with Mexican ancestry. The immigration of Mexicans to the Philippines dates back to the Spanish period. In th...
Filipinos of Spanish descent
Spanish Filipinos are Filipino people whose racial make-up contains either of full or partial Spanish ancestry. These Filipinos are mostly descendants of migrants to the Philippines (a Spanish colony ...
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Tribal groups of the Philippines
The Philippines consist of a large number of indigenous ethnic groups living in the country. They are the descendants of the original inhabitants of the Philippines. They were not absorbed by centurie...
Tribal groups of the Philippines - Wikipedia
Visayans
The Visayans or Visayan people (Tagalog and Visayan languages: mga Bisaya) are a Filipino ethnic group whose members share a great extent of cultural, historical and linguistic affinity stretching acr...
Visayans - Wikipedia
Kapampangan people
The Kapampangans are an Austronesian people native to and the sixth largest ethnic group in the Philippines, numbering about 2,890,000.The province of Pampanga is traditional homeland of the Kapampang...
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