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Encyclopedia > Legislative districts of the Philippines

The Legislative districts of the Philippines are the representations of the Philippines' provinces and cities in the Philippine Congress. Map of the Philippines showing the regions and provinces (click for larger version). ... A city (lungsod, sometimes siyudad, in Filipino or Tagalog) is a tier of local government in the Philippines. ... The Congress of the Philippines is the primary legislature of the Philippines. ...


Senatorial districts

The Philippines was initially divided into 12 senatorial districts, when the Philippine Senate was first organized in 1916. This setup lasted until its abolition in 1935. The Senate of the Philippines is the upper chamber of the bicameral legislature of the Philippines, the Congress of the Philippines. ... 1916 (MCMXVI) was a leap year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1935 (MCMXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ...

Senatorial District Province
First
Batanes, Cagayan, Ilocos Norte, Ilocos Sur, Isabela
Second
La Union, Pangasinan, Zambales
Third
Bulacan, Nueva Ecija, Pampanga, Tarlac
Fourth
Bataan, Laguna, Manila, Rizal
Fifth
Batangas, Cavite, Mindoro, Tayabas
Sixth
Albay, Ambos Camarines, Sorsogon
Seventh
Capiz, Iloilo
Eighth
Antique, Negros Occidental, Negros Oriental, Palawan
Ninth
Leyte, Samar
Tenth
Cebu
Eleventh
Bohol, Misamis, Surigao
Twelfth
Baguio City, Mountain Province, Nueva Vizcaya, Department of Mindanao and Sulu

Map of the Philippines showing the regions and provinces (click for larger version). ... The Province of Batanes is the northernmost and the smallest province of the Philippine Republic, both in terms of population and land area. ... Philippines Luzon Cagayan Province Cagayan Valley an administrative region Cagayan Valley (valley) Cagayan River Mindanao Cagayan de Oro (city) cloth? Cagayan de cillo Palawan Cagayan Island Category: ... Ilocos Norte is a province of the Philippines located in the Ilocos Region in Luzon. ... Ilocos Sur is a province of the Philippines located in the Ilocos Region in Luzon. ... Isabela is a province of the Philippines located in the Cagayan Valley region in Luzon. ... La Union is a province of the Philippines located in the Ilocos Region in Luzon. ... Pangasinan, officially Province of Pangasinan (Pangasinan: Luyag na Pangasinan), is one of the provinces of the Republic of the Philippines. ... Zambales is a province of the Philippines located in the Central Luzon region. ... Bulacan is a province of the Philippines located in the Central Luzon region. ... Nueva Ecija is a landlocked province of the Philippines located in the Central Luzon region. ... Pampanga is a province of the Philippines located in the Central Luzon region. ... Tarlac is a landlocked province of the Philippines located in the Central Luzon region. ... REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES Province of Bataan Region: Central Luzon (Region III) Capital: Balanga City Founded: —1754 Population: 2000 census—557,659 (46th largest) Density—406 per km² (12th highest) Area: 1,373. ... Laguna is a province of the Philippines found in the CALABARZON region in Luzon. ... The City of Manila (Filipino: Lungsod ng Maynila), or simply Manila, is the capital of the Philippines. ... Rizal is a province of the Philippines located in the CALABARZON region in Luzon, just 20 kilometers east of Manila. ... Batangas is a province of the Philippines located on the southwestern part of Luzon in the CALABARZON region. ... CAVITE is a province of the Philippines located on the southern shores of Manila Bay in the CALABARZON region in Luzon, just 30 kilometers south of Manila. ... Beach in Northern Mindoro Mindoro is the seventh-largest island in the Philippines. ... Albay P is a province of the Philippines located in the Bicol Region in Luzon. ... Ambos Camarines was a province of the Philippines. ... Sorsogon is a province of the Philippines located in the Bicol Region in Luzon. ... Capiz is a province of the Philippines located in the Western Visayas region. ... Iloilo is a province of the Philippines located in the Western Visayas region. ... Antique P is a province of the Philippines located in the Western Visayas region. ... Negros Occidental is a province of the Philippines located in the Western Visayas region. ... REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES Province of Negros Oriental Region: Central Visayas (Region VII) Capital: Dumaguete City Founded: March 10, 1917 Population: 2000 census—1,126,061 (20th largest) Density—208 per km² (41st highest) Area: 5,402. ... Palawan is an island province of the Philippines located in the Mimaropa region. ... Leyte can refer to several things: Leyte, an island in the Phillipines, site of a major World War II battle Leyte Gulf, also in the Phillipines, and site of a WW II battle Leyte province, a province of the Phillipines, including most of Leyte island Southern Leyte, a province of... Samar may refer to: Samar Province, Philippines. ... REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES Province of Cebu Region: Central Visayas (Region VII) Capital: Cebu City Founded: April 7, 1521 and April 27, 1565 Population: 2000 census—3,356,137 (largest) Density—660 per km² (6th highest) Area: 5,088. ... Bohol is an island province of the Philippines located in the Central Visayas region. ... Misamis is the name of two provinces in the Philippines: Misamis Occidental Misamis Oriental This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... Surigao is the name of two provinces in the Philippines: Surigao del Norte Surigao del Sur It can also refer to: Surigao City - the capital of Surigao del Norte This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... Baguio City is a 1st class highly urbanized city in northern Luzon in the Philippines. ... Mountain Province is a landlocked province of the Philippines in the Cordillera Administrative Region in Luzon. ... Nueva Vizcaya is a province of the Philippines located in the Cagayan Valley region in Luzon. ...

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