Metro Manila

Metropolitan Manila
Kalakhang Maynila
Metropolis
(Frae top, left tae richt): LRT Purple Line, Ayala Avenue, EDSA, Quezon Memorial Circle, Bonifacio Global City, Manila Cathedral, Ninoy Aquino Internaitional Airport
(Frae top, left tae richt): LRT Purple Line, Ayala Avenue, EDSA, Quezon Memorial Circle, Bonifacio Global City, Manila Cathedral, Ninoy Aquino Internaitional Airport
Map o the Philippines showin the location o Metro Manila
Map o the Philippines showin the location o Metro Manila
Metropolitan Manila
Map o the Philippines showin the location o Metro Manila
Coordinates: 14°35′N 121°00′E / 14°35′N 121°00′E / 14.583; 121.000
Kintra Philippines
Establisht7 November 1975[1]
Diveesions
Govrenment
 • Chairman o MMDAFrancis Tolentino (syne 2010)
Aurie[2]
 • Total638.55 km2 (246.55 sq mi)
Population (2011)[3]
 • Tot11,855,975
 • Density18,567/km2 (48,090/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Manileño
Time zonePST (UTC+8)
Wabsteidwww.mmda.gov.ph

Metropolitan Manila[1] (Filipino: Kalakhang Maynila, Kamaynilaan, Pambansang Punong Rehiyon; Inglis: National Capital Region (NCR), Metro Manila), is the metropolitan region componit o the Ceety o Manila an the surroondin ceeties o Caloocan, Las Piñas, Makati, Malabon, Mandaluyong, Marikina, Muntinlupa, Navotas, Parañaque, Pasay, Pasig, Quezon Ceety, San Juan, Taguig, an Valenzuela, as well as the Municipality o Pateros.

The region is the poleetical, economic, social, cultural, an educational centre o the Philippines. As proclaimit bi Presidential Decree No. 940, Metro Manila, as a whole, is the Philippines' seat o govrenment while the Ceety o Manila is the caipital.[4] The largest ceety in the metropolis is Quezon Ceety, while the lairgest business destrict is the Makati Central Business District.

Metro Manila is the maist populous o the 12 defined metropolitan auries in the Philippines an the 11t maist populous in the warld. As o the 2010 census, it haed a population o 11,855,975, equivalent tae 13% o the naitional population.[3] The sum o total population o provinces wi a density abuin 700 fowk per square kilometre (mair than double the naitional average) in a contiguous zone wi Metro Manila is 25.5 million fowk as o the 2007 census. Ane wey tae refer tae the conurbation aroond Metro Manila is Greater Manila Aurie.

Metro Manila's gross regional product is estimatit as o Julie 2011 tae be $159 billion an accoonts for 33% o the naition's GDP.[5] In 2011, accordin tae PricewaterhouseCoopers, it rankit as the 28t walthiest urban agglomeration in the warld an the 2nt in Sootheast Asie.

Etymologie

The term Metro Manila increasingly came intae uise efter the creation o the metropolitan aurie in 1975 an is the de facto name for Metropolitan Manila. Metro Manila is aften referred tae as simply as Manila. It is vera aften abbreviatit as M.M. or MM.

Other Languages
asturianu: Gran Manila
brezhoneg: Metro Manila
català: Metro Manila
Chavacano de Zamboanga: Metro Manila
Cebuano: Metro Manila
čeština: Metro Manila
Deutsch: Metro Manila
English: Metro Manila
Esperanto: Manila Metropolo
español: Gran Manila
euskara: Manila Handia
français: Grand Manille
hrvatski: Metro Manila
interlingua: Metro Manila
Bahasa Indonesia: Metro Manila
Ilokano: Metro Manila
Latina: Metro Manila
македонски: Метро Манила
Bahasa Melayu: Metro Manila
မြန်မာဘာသာ: မက်ထရို မနီလာ
Pangasinan: Metro Manila
Kapampangan: Keragulang Menila
português: Grande Manila
Simple English: Metro Manila
српски / srpski: Метро Манила
svenska: Metro Manila
Türkçe: Metro Manila
vèneto: Gran Manila
Tiếng Việt: Vùng đô thị Manila