2 REGIONAL DISTRIBUTION OF BANKING OFFICES                            
      Philippine Banking System                                
      As of End-of-Periods Indicated                          
  BANKING SYSTEM
End-Mar 2007 End-Jun 2007 End-Sept 2007 End-Dec 2007
Total Head Offices Branches Total Head Offices Branches Total Head Offices Branches Total Head Offices Branches
Overall Total           7,704            861         6,843         7,738             858               6,880          7,736            852        6,884        7,744           847             6,897  
   
     National Capital Region (NCR) - Region 4       2,657            103         2,554         2,676             103               2,573          2,666            102        2,564        2,659           101             2,558  
     Region 1 - Ilocos          373              64            309            376               63                  313             374              63           311           369             62                307  
     Region 2 - Cagayan          234              37            197            236               37                  199             236              37           199           239             37                202  
     Region 3 - Central Luzon          808            114            694            810             113                  697             810            112           698           816           110                706  
     Region 13 - CALABARZON       1,164            155         1,009         1,159             154               1,005          1,161            153        1,008        1,164           153             1,011  
     Region 17 - MIMAROPA  1/            85              22              63              86               22                    64             117              25             92           118             26                  92  
     Region 5 - Bicol          216              47            169            220               47                  173             222              47           175           222             45                177  
     Region 6 - Western Visayas  1/          436              83            353            439               83                  356             407              78           329           413             78                335  
     Region 7 - Central Visayas          508              61            447            512               61                  451             514              61           453           515             61                454  
     Region 8  - Eastern Visayas          134              26            108            134               26                  108             133              26           107           133             26                107  
     Region 9 - Western Mindanao          121              17            104            124               17                  107             125              17           108           128             17                111  
     Region 10 - Northern Mindanao          252              46            206            253               47                  206             254              47           207           254             48                206  
     Region 11 - Southern Mindanao          256              21            235            253               21                  232             255              21           234           252             20                232  
     Region 12 - Central Mindanao          167              21            146            166               21                  145             168              21           147           169             21                148  
     Cordillera Autonomous Region (CAR) - Region 14          109              21              88            110               21                    89             112              21             91           113             21                  92  
      ARMM - Region 15            26                4              22              25                 3                    22               24                2             22             24               2                  22  
     CARAGA - Region 16          114              19              95            115               19                    96             114              19             95           115             19                  96  
Nationwide       7,660            861         6,799         7,694             858               6,836          7,692            852        6,840        7,703           847             6,856  
     Asia-Pacific            24               -                24              24                -                      24               24              -               24             23             -                    23  
     Europe             10               -                10              10                -                      10               10              -               10               9             -                      9  
     North America               7               -                  7                7                -                        7                 7              -                 7               6             -                      6  
     Africa               3               -                  3                3                -                        3                 3              -                 3               3             -                      3  
Overseas            44               -                44                44                -                      44                 44              -               44               41             -                    41  
1/  Includes Palawan since end-August 2007  
2/  Excludes Palawan since end-August 2007  
   
2 REGIONAL DISTRIBUTION OF BANKING OFFICES                            
      Philippine Banking System                                
      As of End-of-Periods Indicated                          
  UNIVERSAL AND COMMERCIAL BANKS
End-Mar 2007 End-Jun 2007 End-Sept 2007 End-Dec 2007
Total Head Offices Branches Total Head Offices Branches Total Head Offices Branches Total Head Offices Branches
Overall Total           4,278              39         4,239         4,297               38               4,259          4,284              38        4,246        4,275             38             4,237  
   
     National Capital Region (NCR) - Region 4       2,023              38         1,985         2,030               37               1,993          2,014              37        1,977        2,011             37             1,974  
     Region 1 - Ilocos          143               -              143            143                -                    143             140              -             140           138             -                  138  
     Region 2 - Cagayan            74               -                74              74                -                      74               72              -               72             73             -                    73  
     Region 3 - Central Luzon          325               -              325            328                -                    328             332              -             332           333             -                  333  
     Region 13 - CALABARZON          447               -              447            450                -                    450             450              -             450           450             -                  450  
     Region 17 - MIMAROPA  1/            25               -                25              25                -                      25               39              -               39             39             -                    39  
     Region 5 - Bicol            95               -                95              96                -                      96               96              -               96             96             -                    96  
     Region 6 - Western Visayas  1/          234               -              234            235                -                    235             223              -             223           222             -                  222  
     Region 7 - Central Visayas          266               -              266            269                -                    269             270              -             270           271             -                  271  
     Region 8  - Eastern Visayas            72               -                72              72                -                      72               70              -               70             70             -                    70  
     Region 9 - Western Mindanao            74                1              73              75                 1                    74               75                1             74             75               1                  74  
     Region 10 - Northern Mindanao          116               -              116            116                -                    116             115              -             115           113             -                  113  
     Region 11 - Southern Mindanao          135               -              135            135                -                    135             137              -             137           138             -                  138  
     Region 12 - Central Mindanao            92               -                92              91                -                      91               92              -               92             92             -                    92  
     Cordillera Autonomous Region (CAR) - Region 14            54               -                54              55                -                      55               56              -               56             55             -                    55  
      ARMM - Region 15            21               -                21              21                -                      21               21              -               21             21             -                    21  
     CARAGA - Region 16            38               -                38              38                -                      38               38              -               38             37             -                    37  
Nationwide       4,234              39         4,195         4,253               38               4,215          4,240              38        4,202        4,234             38             4,196  
     Asia-Pacific            24               -                24              24                -                      24               24             24             23             -                    23  
     Europe             10               -                10              10                -                      10               10              -               10               9             -                      9  
     North America               7               -                  7                7                -                        7                 7              -                 7               6             -                      6  
     Africa               3               -                  3                3                -                        3                 3              -                 3               3             -                      3  
Overseas            44               -                44                44                -                      44                 44              -               44               41             -                    41  
1/  Includes Palawan since end-August 2007  
2/  Excludes Palawan since end-August 2007  
                                     
2 REGIONAL DISTRIBUTION OF BANKING OFFICES                            
      Philippine Banking System                                
      As of End-of-Periods Indicated                          
  THRIFT BANKS
End-Mar 2007 End-Jun 2007 End-Sept 2007 End-Dec 2007
Total Head Offices Branches Total Head Offices Branches Total Head Offices Branches Total Head Offices Branches
Overall Total           1,338              84         1,254         1,333               83               1,250          1,337              82        1,255        1,336             82             1,254  
   
     National Capital Region (NCR) - Region 4          564              37            527            576               38                  538             583              38           545           580             38                542  
     Region 1 - Ilocos            38                1              37              38                 1                    37               39                1             38             39               1                  38  
     Region 2 - Cagayan              9                2                7                9                 2                      7               11                2               9             11               2                    9  
     Region 3 - Central Luzon          148              13            135            143               12                  131             138              11           127           138             11                127  
     Region 13 - CALABARZON          261              13            248            254               13                  241             252              13           239           251             13                238  
     Region 17 - MIMAROPA  1/            13                1              12              13                 1                    12               25                2             23             25               2                  23  
     Region 5 - Bicol            31                2              29              31                 2                    29               31                2             29             32               2                  30  
     Region 6 - Western Visayas  1/            63                6              57              63                 6                    57               52                5             47             56               5                  51  
     Region 7 - Central Visayas          105                7              98            103                 7                    96             103                7             96           103               7                  96  
     Region 8  - Eastern Visayas            10               -                10              10                -                      10               11              -               11             11             -                    11  
     Region 9 - Western Mindanao              9               -                  9              10                -                      10               10              -               10             10             -                    10  
     Region 10 - Northern Mindanao            30               -                30              30                -                      30               30              -               30             31             -                    31  
     Region 11 - Southern Mindanao            31               -                31              28                -                      28               28              -               28             25             -                    25  
     Region 12 - Central Mindanao              8               -                  8                8                -                        8                 8              -                 8               8             -                      8  
     Cordillera Autonomous Region (CAR) - Region 14            11                2                9              10                 1                      9                 9                1               8               9               1                    8  
      ARMM - Region 15              1               -                  1                1                -                        1                 1              -                 1               1             -                      1  
     CARAGA - Region 16              6               -                  6                6                -                        6                 6              -                 6               6             -                      6  
Nationwide       1,338              84         1,254         1,333               83               1,250          1,337              82        1,255        1,336             82             1,254  
     Asia-Pacific             -                 -                  -                -    
     Europe              -                 -                  -                -    
     North America              -                 -                  -                -    
     Africa              -                 -                  -                -    
Overseas                                
   
1/  Includes Palawan since end-August 2007  
2/  Excludes Palawan since end-August 2007                                
2 REGIONAL DISTRIBUTION OF BANKING OFFICES                            
      Philippine Banking System                                
      As of End-of-Periods Indicated                          
  RURAL AND COOPERATIVE BANKS
End-Mar 2007 End-Jun 2007 End-Sept 2007 End-Dec 2007
Total Head Offices Branches Total Head Offices Branches Total Head Offices Branches Total Head Offices Branches
Overall Total           2,088            738         1,350         2,108             737               1,371          2,115            732        1,383        2,133           727             1,406  
   
     National Capital Region (NCR) - Region 4            70              28              42              70               28                    42               69              27             42             68             26                  42  
     Region 1 - Ilocos          192              63            129            195               62                  133             195              62           133           192             61                131  
     Region 2 - Cagayan          151              35            116            153               35                  118             153              35           118           155             35                120  
     Region 3 - Central Luzon          335            101            234            339             101                  238             340            101           239           345             99                246  
     Region 13 - CALABARZON          456            142            314            455             141                  314             459            140           319           463           140                323  
     Region 17 - MIMAROPA  1/            47              21              26              48               21                    27               53              23             30             54             24                  30  
     Region 5 - Bicol            90              45              45              93               45                    48               95              45             50             94             43                  51  
     Region 6 - Western Visayas  1/          139              77              62            141               77                    64             132              73             59           135             73                  62  
     Region 7 - Central Visayas          137              54              83            140               54                    86             141              54             87           141             54                  87  
     Region 8  - Eastern Visayas            52              26              26              52               26                    26               52              26             26             52             26                  26  
     Region 9 - Western Mindanao            38              16              22              39               16                    23               40              16             24             43             16                  27  
     Region 10 - Northern Mindanao          106              46              60            107               47                    60             109              47             62           110             48                  62  
     Region 11 - Southern Mindanao            90              21              69              90               21                    69               90              21             69             89             20                  69  
     Region 12 - Central Mindanao            67              21              46              67               21                    46               68              21             47             69             21                  48  
     Cordillera Autonomous Region (CAR) - Region 14            44              19              25              45               20                    25               47              20             27             49             20                  29  
      ARMM - Region 15              4                4               -                  3                 3                     -                   2                2             -                 2               2                  -    
     CARAGA - Region 16            70              19              51              71               19                    52               70              19             51             72             19                  53  
Nationwide       2,088            738         1,350         2,108             737               1,371          2,115            732        1,383        2,133           727             1,406  
     Asia-Pacific             -                 -                  -                -    
     Europe              -                 -                  -                -    
     North America              -                 -                  -                -    
     Africa              -                 -                  -                -    
Overseas                                
   
1/  Includes Palawan since end-August 2007  
2/  Excludes Palawan since end-August 2007                                
Updated as of 1 April 2008