Philippines Overview: Quick information about Singapore

Last Updated: June 22,2020

Quick Facts about Philippines

Name of the countryRepublic of the PhilippinesMajor ReligionTheravada Buddhist
Official languagesFilipino and EnglishArea
237,955 km2
Largest cityVientianePopulation7,123,205 (2019)
Capital cityVientianeCurrencyKip (₭) (LAK) 
Major citiesVientiane, Luang Prabang, Vang Vieng, Pakse, Si Phan DonTime zoneUTC+7 (ICT)
Flag
125px-Flag_of_the_Philippines.svg.pngCalling Code+856
State Seal
85px-Coat_of_arms_of_the_Philippines.svg.pngContinentSoutheastern Asia
UNESCO World Heritage Sites Megalithic Jar Sites in Xiengkhuang – Plain of Jars (2019)
Town of Luang Prabang (1995)
Vat Phou and Associated Ancient Settlements within the Champasak Cultural Landscape (2001)       
Temperature16 °C - 34 °C (i.e. 61 °F - 93 °F)
Traditional festivalsPi Mai(Lao New Year), Boun Suang Heua (Boat Racing Festival), Lai Heua Fai (Fire Boat Festival)Mejor River
Mekong River


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