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This airticle is aboot the island province. For its caipital ceety, see Cebu Ceety.
Province o Cebu
Cebu montage.jpg
Banner o Cebu
Nickname(s): The Gatewey tae a Thoosand Jurneys[1]
Location in the Philippines
Location in the Philippines
Coordinates: 10°19′N 123°45′E / 10.32°N 123.75°E / 10.32; 123.75Coordinates: 10°19′N 123°45′E / 10.32°N 123.75°E / 10.32; 123.75
Kintra Philippines
Region Central Visayas (Region VII)
Foondit 6 August 1569
Provincial Caipital Cebu Ceety
 • Governor of Cebu[*] Hilario Davide III (LP)
 • Vice Governor of Cebu Agnes Almendras Magpale
 • Cooncil
 • Tot (province) 4,943.72 km2 (1,908.78 sq mi)
Aurie rank 20t oot o 81
  excludes independent ceeties
Elevation (Moont Manunggal) 1,097 m (3,599 ft)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Tot (province) 2,938,982
 • Rank 4t oot o 81
 • Density 590/km2 (1,500/sq mi)
 • Density rank 7t oot o 81
 • Voter(2016)[4] 1,903,740
 • Leid Porohanon
Bantayanon language
  excludes independent ceeties
 • Independent ceeties
 • Component ceeties
 • Municipalities
 • Barangay
+  137 including independent ceeties
 • Destricts
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 6000–6053
IDD:aurie code +63 (0)32
ISO 3166 code PH
Income cless 1st class
PSGC 072200000

Cebu (Cebuano: Lalawigan sa Sugbu; Filipino: Lalawigan ng Cebu) is a province o the Philippines locatit in the Central Visayas (Region VII) region, an conseestin o a main island an 167 surroondin islands an islets.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "What To Know About Cebu, Philippines". The Philippines dot com. Retrieved 21 August 2016. 
  2. "Province: Cebu". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 8 Januar 2016.  Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  3. Census of Population (2015). "Region VII (Central Visayas)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 Juin 2016.  Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  4. "2016 Naitional an Local Elections Stateestics". Commission on Elections. 2016.