Philippines administrative level 0 (country), 1 (region), 2 (province), and 3 (municipality) boundaries, points, and lines, shapefiles and live services

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Source National Mapping and Resource Information Authority (NAMRIA), Philippines Statistics Authority (PSA)
Date of Dataset Feb 09, 2018
Updated November 10, 2019
Expected Update Frequency Every year
Methodology Census
Caveats / Comments

2018 04 06 The correction was made to the administrative level 3 polygon boundaries: Therefore the following resources were updated:

Philippines administrative level 3 (municipality) boundary polygon zipped shapefile ("")

Philippines administrative level 3 (municipality) boundary polygon KMZ file ("phl_admbnda_adm3_psa_namria_20180326.kmz")

Philippines administrative level 0 (country), 1 (region), 2 (province), and 3 (municipality) boundary line shapefile ("")

PLEASE NOTE that the geodatabase for these features has not been made available because it is over 500 MB. Please contact if you would like to arrange to obtain the geodatabase.

Acknowledge PSA and NAMRIA as the source.

Thanks to the support of UN OCHA, the SIIEM project, PSA, NAMRIA, DOST/NOAH and DSWD, the original layer has been cleaned and adjusted to match the data specification set by the NDRRMC Information Management Technical Working Group (IM-TWG) as well as NAMRIA's 1:250'000 indicative coastline.

Purpose: Disaster Risk Reduction and Management (DRRM) Maintenance Frequency: Annually Keywords: Barangays, Municipalities/Cities, Provinces, Regions, Philippines, boundaries Keywords Region: Philippines Restrictions Other: Acknowledge PSA and NAMRIA as the source Spatial Representation Type: polygon Language: English Topic Category: administrative boundaries Temporal Extent (Start/End): 04.13.2016-until further notice Supplemental Information: To facilitate data compatibility among sources, the original PSGC code has been modified by adding a "PH" in the attribute table of the GIS layer Distribution URL: TBD Data Quality Statement: The layer is complete and consistent as per the April 2016 release of the PSGC but the boundaries are to be considered as indicative. Currently administrative level 4 (Barangay) is not public, contact the contributor (via HDX) to request access.

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