In the latest release of National Statistics Office (NSO) 2010 Census of Population which was published on April 4, 2012, the most populated province in the Philippines is Cavite.
Cavite had the largest number of population with 3.09 million people. The second province with largest population is Bulacan with 2.92 million.
Philippines has a total of 81 provinces. The other provinces that reached above 2 million mark are listed below:
Laguna - 2.67 million
Cebu - 2.62 million
Rizal - 2.48 million
Negros Occidental - 2.40 million
Batangas - 2.38 million
Pampanga - 2.01 million
The provinces with less than 100,000 people are:
Siquijor - 91,066
Camiguin - 83,807
Batanes - 16,604
Pursuant to Batas Pambansa Blg. 72 and Commonwealth Act 591, NSO conducted this 2010 Census of Population and Housing in May to June 2010 in order to collect information of the population and housing units in the Philippines. Majority of the 82,000 fieldworkers were DepEd public school teachers.
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"Most Populated Province in the Philippines" was written by Khen-Salce under the Philippine Government category. It has been read 10673 times and generated 2 comments. The article was created on 07 April 2012 and updated on 07 April 2012.
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GorgonioJr(17 March 2014 4:01 AM)
hahahaha Cebu ang number 1 dyan. kaso nga lng may 3 independent cities ang Cebu na hindi kasali sa bilang. kung nagkaton eh aabot sa 4.16 million ang population ng buong Cebu. di hamak na mas malayo ang sumunod na province na may 3.09 million lang.