Cebu

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This airticle is aboot the island province. For its caipital ceety, see Cebu Ceety.
Cebu

Sugbu
Province o Cebu
Cebu montage.jpg
Banner o Cebu
Banner
Eik-name(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
KintraPhilippines
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
Foondit6 August 1569
Provincial CaipitalCebu Ceety
Govrenment
 • Governor of Cebu[*]Hilario Davide III (LP)
 • Vice Governor of CebuAgnes Almendras Magpale
 • Cooncil
Area
 • Tot (province)4,943.72 km2 (1,908.78 sq mi)
Aurie rank20t oot o 81
 excludes independent ceeties
Elevation1,097 m (3,599 ft)
Population
 (2015 census)[3]
 • Tot (province)2,938,982
 • Rank4t oot o 81
 • Density590/km2 (1,500/sq mi)
 • Density rank7t oot o 81
 • Voter(2016)[4]
1,903,740
 • Leid
Porohanon
Bantayanon language
Cebuano
 excludes independent ceeties
Diveesions
 • Independent ceeties
 • Component ceeties
 • Municipalities
 • Barangay
1,066
+  137 including independent ceeties
1,203
 • Destricts
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
ZIP code
6000–6053
IDD:aurie code+63 (0)32
ISO 3166 codePH
Income cless1st class
PSGC 072200000
Wabsteidwww.cebu.gov.ph

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.
  3. Census of Population (2015). "Region VII (Central Visayas)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 Juin 2016.
  4. "2016 Naitional an Local Elections Stateestics". Commission on Elections. 2016.