The next National and Local Elections in the Philippines is scheduled on May 13, 2013.
The government and the media are intensifying their efforts on voters' registration campaign in order for the public to be aware of their duty as a citizen in the Philippines - which is to vote.
According to the latest figure recorded in the Commission on Elections (COMELEC) of the Philippines, the total registered voters in the Philippines as of January 22, 2013 is 52,014,648 voters. These voters signed up to participate for the May 13, 2013 election.
A non-government organization (NGO) Kabataan partylist has revealed that there are over 12 million voters age 18 to 25.
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