Fun Facts

The Philippines is an archipelago (collection of islands) made of more than seven thousand islands!

The Philippines has one of the fastest-growing populations.

The Banaue Rice Terraces on the Luzon island are set into the mountains and date back two thousand years.

When the country is at war, its flag is hoisted upside down.

The Philippines has many species of parrots in its jungles and is home to the Asian water buffalo, used for farming and dairy.


People in the Philippines have the highest social-media activity in the world.

Then He said to His disciples, “The harvest is plentiful, but the laborers are few; therefore pray earnestly to the Lord of the harvest to send out laborers into His harvest.” Matthew 9:37–38