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Population in the Philippines by Region

This is the projected population by region in the Philippines according to the National Statistics Office and 2000 Census-based Population Projection in collaboration with the Inter-Agency Working Group on Population Projections. Philippines has a total of 17 regions.

The interval is by five-calendar year from year 2000 to 2040:


Year 2000 to 2020

Region/ProvinceProjected Population (in thousands)
20002005201020152020
National Capital Region (NCR)9,96910,78711,55212,22112,776
Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR)1,3721,5271,6941,8692,044
Region 1 - Ilocos4,2214,6825,1745,6746,161
Region 2 - Cagayan Valley2,8283,0853,3653,6513,923
Region 3 - Central Luzon8,2589,19510,15911,12312,061
Region 4a - Calabarzon9,42310,65511,90513,14314,370
Region 4b - Mimaropa2,3152,6493,0183,4173,831
Region 5 - Bicol4,7125,1895,7126,2786,864
Region 6 - Western Visayas6,2386,8777,5788,3189,055
Region 7 - Central Visayas5,7406,3587,0297,7418,456
Region 8 - Eastern Visayas3,6294,0214,4474,9125,406
Region 9 - Zamboanga Peninsula3,1103,4463,8094,1974,590
Region 10 - Northern Mindanao3,5263,9204,3494,7995,249
Region 11 - Davao3,6984,0204,3624,7095,042
Region 12 - Soccsksargen3,2453,6484,0804,5244,962
Region 13 - Caraga2,1062,3182,5502,8003,049
ARMM2,5552,8803,2293,5882,945
PHILIPPINES (Total)76,94685,25894,012102,965111,783


Year 2025 to 2040

Region/ProvinceProjected Population (in thousands)
2025203020352040
National Capital Region (NCR)13,21613,54613,74013,788
Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR)2,2142,3722,521
2,659
Region 1 - Ilocos6,6307,0807,4987,873
Region 2 - Cagayan Valley4,1744,4004,5954,758
Region 3 - Central Luzon12,94713,75014,45815,054
Region 4a - Calabarzon15,55616,65117,64318,510
Region 4b - Mimaropa4,2604,7005,1435,580
Region 5 - Bicol7,4468,0158,5639,088
Region 6 - Western Visayas9,76510,44311,08511,684
Region 7 - Central Visayas9,1449,79810,41010,968
Region 8 - Eastern Visayas5,9156,4176,9067,381
Region 9 - Zamboanga Peninsula4,9745,3445,6835,975
Region 10 - Northern Mindanao5,6816,0866,4546,780
Region 11 - Davao5,3365,5845,7845,940
Region 12 - Soccsksargen5,3835,7806,1476,476
Region 13 - Caraga3,2843,5003,6973,873
ARMM4,2984,6434,9735,281
PHILIPPINES (Total)120,223128,107135,301141,669
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1 Unknown   (06 September 2015 8:05 AM)
are you sure this is the population per region, why is it so few?