Population and Housing

2015 Census of Population

Release Date: May 19, 2016

The population of the Philippines as of August 1, 2015 was 100,981,437, based on the 2015 Census of Population (POPCEN 2015).

Release Date: December 29, 2016

The household population of the Philippines reached 100.57 million persons in 2015. This is 8.48 million higher than the 92.10 million household population reported in 2010, and 23.96 million more than the 76.61 million household population... Read more about Highlights on Household Population, Number of Households, and Average Household Size of the Philippines (2015 Census of Population).

Release Date: September 1, 2016

With a total land area of approximately 300,000 square kilometers, the population density of the Philippines in 2015 was posted at 337 persons per square kilometer.

Release Date: July 11, 2016

Of the country’s 238 legislative districts (LDs), the First LD of Caloocan City was the biggest in terms of population size, with 1.19 million persons, based on the results of the 2015 Census of Population (POPCEN 2015).

Release Date: June 10, 2016

The population of Negros Island Region (NIR) as of August 1, 2015 was 4,414,131, based on the 2015 Census of Population (POPCEN 2015).

Release Date: June 1, 2016

The population of Region I (Ilocos Region) as of August 1, 2015 was 5,026,128 based on the 2015 Census of Population (POPCEN 2015).

Release Date: June 1, 2016

The population of Region II (Cagayan Valley) as of August 1, 2015 was 3,451,410 based on the 2015 Census of Population (POPCEN 2015).

Release Date: June 1, 2016

The population of Region III (Central Luzon) as of August 1, 2015 was 11,218,177 based on the 2015 Census of Population (POPCEN 2015).

Release Date: June 2, 2016

The population of Region IV-A (CALABARZON) as of August 1, 2015 was 14,414,774 based on the 2015 Census of Population (POPCEN 2015).

Release Date: June 4, 2016

The population of Region IV-B (MIMAROPA) as of August 1, 2015 was 2,963,360 based on the 2015 Census of Population (POPCEN 2015).

Release Date: June 3, 2016

The population of Region IX (Zamboanga Peninsula) as of August 1, 2015 was 3,629,783 based on the 2015 Census of Population (POPCEN 2015).

Release Date: June 4, 2016

The population of Region V (Bicol Region) as of August 1, 2015 was 5,796,989 based on the 2015 Census of Population (POPCEN 2015).

Release Date: June 4, 2016

The population of Region VI (Western Visayas) as of August 1, 2015 was 4,477,247 based on the 2015 Census of Population (POPCEN 2015).

Release Date: June 6, 2016

The population of Region VII (Central Visayas) as of August 1, 2015 was 6,041,903 based on the 2015 Census of Population (POPCEN 2015).

Release Date: June 2, 2016

The population of Region VIII (Eastern Visayas) as of August 1, 2015 was 4,440,150 based on the 2015 Census of Population (POPCEN 2015).

Release Date: June 4, 2016

The population of Region X (Northern MIndanao) as of August 1, 2015 was 4,689,302 based on the 2015 Census of Population (POPCEN 2015).

Release Date: June 6, 2016

The population of Region XI (Davao Region) as of August 1, 2015 was 4,893,318 based on the 2015 Census of Population (POPCEN 2015).

Release Date: June 8, 2016

The population of Region XII (SOCCSKSARGEN) as of August 1, 2015 was 4,545,276 based on the 2015 Census of Population (POPCEN 2015).

Release Date: June 7, 2016

The population of Region XIII (Caraga) as of August 1, 2015 was 2,596,709 based on the 2015 Census of Population (POPCEN 2015).

Release Date: June 10, 2016

The population of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) as of August 1, 2015 was 3,781,387 based on the 2015 Census of Population (POPCEN 2015).

Release Date: June 1, 2016

The population of the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) as of August 1, 2015 was 1,722,006 based on the 2015 Census of Population (POPCEN 2015).

Release Date: May 31, 2016

The population of the National Capital Region (NCR) as of August 1, 2015 was 12,877,253 based on the 2015 Census of Population (POPCEN 2015).

2010 Census of Population and Housing Highlights

Release Date: April 4, 2012

The total population of the Philippines as of May 1, 2010 is 92,337,852 based on the 2010 Census of Population and Housing. The census counts up to the barangay level were made official with the signing by President Benigno S. Aquino III of... Read more about The 2010 Census of Population and Housing Reveals the Philippine Population at 92.34 Million.

Philippine Population (1990-2015)

Annual Growth Rates

Reference Period Annual Growth Rate*
2010-2015 1.72
2000 - 2010 1.90
1990-2000 2.34
*Annual growth rate for the Philippines in percent.

2010 CPH Total Counts in PDF