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Administrative structure of Philippines

The Philippines is divided into three island groups: Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao. As of March 2010, these were divided into 17 regions, 80 provinces, 138 cities, 1,496 municipalities, and 42,025 barangays. In addition, Section 2 of Republic Act No. 5446 asserts that the definition of the territorial sea around the Philippine archipelago does not affect the claim over Sabah.

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Climate of the Philippines

The Philippines has a tropical maritime climate and is usually hot and humid.

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Climate of the Philippines

The Philippines has a tropical maritime climate and is usually hot and humid.