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    Philippines People - 1989
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    SOURCE: 1989 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Population: 64,906,990 (July 1989), growth rate 2.7% (1989)

      Birth rate: 34 births/1,000 population (1989)

      Death rate: 7 deaths/1,000 population (1989)

      Net migration rate: - 1 migrant/1,000 population (1989)

      Infant mortality rate: 48 deaths/1,000 live births (1989)

      Life expectancy at birth: 63 years male, 69 years female (1989)

      Total fertility rate: 4.6 children born/woman (1989)

      Nationality: noun--Filipino(s); adjective--Philippine

      Ethnic divisions: 91.5% Christian Malay, 4% Muslim Malay, 1.5% Chinese, 3% other

      Religion: 83% Roman Catholic, 9% Protestant, 5% Muslim, 3% Buddhist and other

      Language: Pilipino (based on Tagalog) and English; both official

      Literacy: 88% (est.)

      Labor force: 22,889,000; 47% agriculture, 20% industry and commerce, 13.5% services, 10% government, 9.5% other (1987)

      Organized labor: 2,064 registered unions; total membership 4.8 million (includes 2.7 million members of the National Congress of Farmers Organizations)

      NOTE: The information regarding Philippines on this page is re-published from the 1989 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Philippines People 1989 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Philippines People 1989 should be addressed to the CIA.



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