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Local Time GMT +8 hours
Population 80.4 million (September 2002)
Capital City Manila (population approximately 11 million)
Language Filipino (Tagalog) and English - both official. English is the language of business
Principal Religions Roman Catholic 84%, Philippine Independent Church of Aglipayan 6%, Protestant 4%, Islam 4%
GDP PhP3.32 trillion ($75.5 billion). GDP grew by 3.4% in 2001.
GDP grew by 4.6% in 2002
GDP target for 2003 4.2 - 5.2%
Source: Philippines Central Bank
Weights and measurements Metric with a local system for some goods
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