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Maynilà
Lungsod ng Maynilà
(City of Manila)
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Flag
Official seal of Manila
Nickname(s): 
Motto(s): 
Anthem: Awit ng Maynila
English: Song of Manila
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Map of {{safesubst:#property:P131}} with Manila highlighted
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Country Philippines
RegionTemplate:PH wikidata/regionlink
Congressional District1st to 6th districts of Manila
Administrative District16 city districts
Established13th century or earlier
Sultanate of Brunei (Rajahnate of Maynila)1500s
Spanish ManilaJune 24, 1571
City CharterJuly 31, 1901
Highly Urbanized CityDecember 22, 1979
Barangays896
Government
 • MayorIsko Moreno (NUP/Asenso Manileño)
 • Vice MayorDr. Ma. Sheilah "Honey Lacuna" Pangan (NUP/Asenso Manileño)
 • City Representatives
 • City Council
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Area
 • City42.88 km2 (16.56 sq mi)
 • Urban
1,474.82 km2 (569.43 sq mi)
 • Metro
619.57 km2 (239.22 sq mi)
Elevation
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Population
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 • Density41,515/km2 (107,520/sq mi)
 • Urban
22,710,000[5]
 • Metro
12,877,253
 • Metro density20,785/km2 (53,830/sq mi)
 • Households
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Economy
 • Income class{{safesubst:#property:P1879}}
 • Poverty incidence5.71% (2015)[7]
 • HDI0.773[8]high (2018)
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 • GDPUS $182.8 billion
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Utilities
 • ElectricityMERALCO
 • WaterMaynilad (Majority)
Manila Water (Santa Ana and San Andres)
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
ZIP code
+900 – 1-096
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Native languages{{safesubst:#property:P2936}}
CurrencyPhilippine peso (₱)
Websitehttp://{{safesubst:#property:P856}}

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Flag of the City of Manila
Seal of the City of Manila
Manila and the metropolitan area
Manila is the capital city of the Philippines. It is one of the largest cities in the Philippines. Manila is on the biggest island of the Philippines, Luzon. Manila is by a bay named Manila Bay. The metropolitan area, called Metro Manila, is much larger. It stretches across a thin strip of land (called an isthmus) to a lake called "Laguna de Bay". Manila has a population of 1.78 million people.



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Coordinates: 14°35′45″N 120°58′38″E / 14.59583°N 120.97722°E / 14.59583; 120.97722
  1. "'Pearl of Orient' Stripped of Food; Manila, Before Pearl Harbor, Had Been Prosperous—Its Harbor One, of Best Focus for Two Attacks Osmeña Succeeded Quezon". New York Times. February 5, 1945. https://www.nytimes.com/1945/02/05/archives/pearl-of-orient-stripped-of-food-manila-before-pearl-harbor-had.html. "Manila, modernized and elevated to the status of a metropolis by American engineering skill, was before Pearl Harbor a city of 623,000 population, contained in an area of fourteen square miles." 
  2. "Cities". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. http://www.dilg.gov.ph/cities.php. 
  3. "An Update on the Earthquake Hazards and Risk Assessment of Greater Metropolitan Manila Area". Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology. November 14, 2013. http://www.mbc.com.ph/engine/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/Solidum-Update-of-Earthquake-Hazards-and-Risk-Assessment-of-MMla-14Nov2013.pdf. 
  4. "Enhancing Risk Analysis Capacities for Flood, Tropical Cyclone Severe Wind and Earthquake for the Greater Metro Manila Area Component 5 – Earthquake Risk Analysis". Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology and Geoscience Australia. http://ndrrmc.gov.ph/attachments/article/1509/Component_5_Earthquake_Risk_Analysis_Technical%20Report_-_Final_Draft_by_GA_and_PHIVOLCS.pdf. 
  5. "Demographia World Urban Areas PDF (March 2013)". Demographia. http://www.demographia.com/db-worldua.pdf. 
  6. "Philippine Population Density (Based on the 2015 Census of Population)". Philippine Statistics Authority. https://psa.gov.ph/content/philippine-population-density-based-2015-census-population. Retrieved November 2, 2017. 
  7. "PSA releases the 2015 Municipal and City Level Poverty Estimates". Quezon City, Philippines. https://psa.gov.ph/sites/default/files/City%20and%20Municipal-level%20Small%20Area%20Poverty%20Estimates_%202009%2C%202012%20and%202015_0.xlsx. Retrieved 1 January 2020. 
  8. Sub-national HDI. "Area Database – Global Data Lab". https://hdi.globaldatalab.org/areadata/shdi/. 
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  13. This is the original Spanish, even used by José Rizal in El filibusterismo.