2 REGIONAL DISTRIBUTION OF BANKING OFFICES                  
      Philippine Banking System                        
      As of End-of-Periods Indicated                  
  BANKING SYSTEM
End-Mar 2008 End-Jun 2008 End-Sept 2008 End-Dec 2008
Total Head Offices Branches Total Head Offices Branches Total Head Offices Branches Total Head Offices Branches
Overall Total           7,743         844          6,899     7,769         841         6,928   7,811          835       6,976      7,848             818          7,030
   
     National Capital Region (NCR) - Region 4       2,655         100          2,555     2,653         100         2,553 2665 100 2565 2669               97          2,572
     Region 1 - Ilocos          369           62             307        371           61            310 377 61 316 384               61             323
     Region 2 - Cagayan          240           37             203        242           37            205 240 37 203 242               37             205
     Region 3 - Central Luzon          819         110             709        823         110            713 826 107 719 848             107             741
     Region 13 - CALABARZON       1,159         152          1,007     1,165         151         1,014 1173 150 1023 1169             147          1,022
     Region 17 - MIMAROPA  1/          118           26               92        119           26              93 118 26 92 122               26               96
     Region 5 - Bicol          222           45             177        224           45            179 219 44 175 219               42             177
     Region 6 - Western Visayas  2/          411           78             333        411           78            333 418 78 340 417               76             341
     Region 7 - Central Visayas          515           61             454        522           60            462 527 60 467 519               55             464
     Region 8  - Eastern Visayas          133           26             107        134           26            108 136 26 110 131               25             106
     Region 9 - Western Mindanao          131           17             114        131           17            114 132 17 115 133               17             116
     Region 10 - Northern Mindanao          255           47             208        257           47            210 259 47 212 260               47             213
     Region 11 - Southern Mindanao          251           20             231        253           20            233 257 20 237 266               20             246
     Region 12 - Central Mindanao          171           21             150        170           21            149 169 20 149 169               19             150
     Cordillera Autonomous Region (CAR) - Region 14          114           21               93        114           21              93 114 21 93 117               21               96
      ARMM - Region 15            24             2               22          24             2              22 24 2 22 24                 2               22
     CARAGA - Region 16          115           19               96        115           19              96 115 19 96 117               19               98
Nationwide       7,702         844          6,858     7,728         841         6,887   7,769          835       6,934      7,806             818          6,988
     Asia-Pacific            23            -                 23          23           -                23 24             -   24 24               -                 24
     Europe               9            -                   9            9           -                  9 9             -   9 9               -                   9
     North America               6            -                   6            6           -                  6 6             -   6 6               -                   6
     Africa               3            -                   3            3           -                  3 3             -   3 3               -                   3
Overseas            41            -                 41          41           -                41        42             -              42           42               -                 42
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 2008 End-Jun 2008 End-Sept 2008 End-Dec 2008
Total Head Offices Branches Total Head Offices Branches Total Head Offices Branches Total Head Offices Branches
Overall Total           4,284           38          4,246     4,309           38         4,271   4,330            38       4,292      4,404               38          4,366
   
     National Capital Region (NCR) - Region 4       2,018           37          1,981     2,028           37         1,991   2,034            37       1,997      2,063               37          2,026
     Region 1 - Ilocos          138            -               138        143           -              143      146             -            146         150               -               150
     Region 2 - Cagayan            74            -                 74          75           -                75        75             -              75           76               -                 76
     Region 3 - Central Luzon          335            -               335        338           -              338      337             -            337         348               -               348
     Region 13 - CALABARZON          447            -               447        446           -              446      450             -            450         464               -               464
     Region 17 - MIMAROPA  1/            39            -                 39          40           -                40        40             -              40           40               -                 40
     Region 5 - Bicol            96            -                 96          97           -                97        97             -              97           98               -                 98
     Region 6 - Western Visayas  1/          223            -               223        221           -              221      222             -            222         224               -               224
     Region 7 - Central Visayas          272            -               272        276           -              276      280             -            280         284               -               284
     Region 8  - Eastern Visayas            69            -                 69          69           -                69        70             -              70           70               -                 70
     Region 9 - Western Mindanao            76             1               75          76             1              75        76              1            75           77                 1               76
     Region 10 - Northern Mindanao          113            -               113        114           -              114      115             -            115         116               -               116
     Region 11 - Southern Mindanao          138            -               138        139           -              139      140             -            140         146               -               146
     Region 12 - Central Mindanao            92            -                 92          92           -                92        92             -              92           92               -                 92
     Cordillera Autonomous Region (CAR) - Region 14            55            -                 55          56           -                56        56             -              56           56               -                 56
      ARMM - Region 15            21            -                 21          21           -                21        21             -              21           21               -                 21
     CARAGA - Region 16            37            -                 37          37           -                37        37             -              37           37               -                 37
Nationwide       4,243           38          4,205     4,268           38         4,230   4,288            38       4,250      4,362               38          4,324
     Asia-Pacific            23               23          23           -                23        24             -              24           24               -                 24
     Europe               9                 9            9           -                  9          9             -                9             9               -                   9
     North America               6                 6            6           -                  6          6             -                6             6               -                   6
     Africa               3                 3            3           -                  3          3             -                3             3               -                   3
Overseas            41            -                 41          41           -                41        42             -              42           42               -                 42
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 2008 End-Jun 2008 End-Sept 2008 End-Dec 2008
Total Head Offices Branches Total Head Offices Branches Total Head Offices Branches Total Head Offices Branches
Overall Total           1,318           80          1,238     1,314           80         1,234   1,331            80       1,251      1,296               77          1,219
   
     National Capital Region (NCR) - Region 4          563           37             526        560           37            523 567 37 530 544 35 509
     Region 1 - Ilocos            38             1               37          38             1              37 38 1 37 38 1 37
     Region 2 - Cagayan            10             1                 9          10             1                9 10 1 9 9 1 8
     Region 3 - Central Luzon          138           11             127        139           11            128 138 11 127 139 11 128
     Region 13 - CALABARZON          254           13             241        252           13            239 256 13 243 246 12 234
     Region 17 - MIMAROPA  1/            25             2               23          25             2              23 24 2 22 24 2 22
     Region 5 - Bicol            32             2               30          33             2              31 33 2 31 33 2 31
     Region 6 - Western Visayas  1/            56             5               51          55             5              50 59 5 54 59 5 54
     Region 7 - Central Visayas          101             7               94        102             7              95 103 7 96 103 7 96
     Region 8  - Eastern Visayas            11            -                 11          11           -                11 12             -   12 14               -   14
     Region 9 - Western Mindanao            11            -                 11          11           -                11 11             -   11 10               -   10
     Region 10 - Northern Mindanao            30            -                 30          30           -                30 30             -   30 27               -   27
     Region 11 - Southern Mindanao            25            -                 25          25           -                25 27             -   27 27               -   27
     Region 12 - Central Mindanao              8            -                   8            7           -                  7 7             -   7 7               -   7
     Cordillera Autonomous Region (CAR) - Region 14              9             1                 8            9             1                8 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       1,318           80          1,238     1,314           80         1,234   1,331            80       1,251      1,296               77          1,219
     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 2008 End-Jun 2008 End-Sept 2008 End-Dec 2008
Total Head Offices Branches Total Head Offices Branches Total Head Offices Branches Total Head Offices Branches
Overall Total           2,141         726          1,415     2,146         723         1,423   2,150          717       1,433 2148 703 1445
   
     National Capital Region (NCR) - Region 4            74           26               48          65           26              39 64 26 38 62 25 37
     Region 1 - Ilocos          193           61             132        190           60            130 193 60 133 196 60 136
     Region 2 - Cagayan          156           36             120        157           36            121 155 36 119 157 36 121
     Region 3 - Central Luzon          346           99             247        346           99            247 351 96 255 361 96 265
     Region 13 - CALABARZON          458         139             319        467         138            329 467 137 330 459 135 324
     Region 17 - MIMAROPA  1/            54           24               30          54           24              30 54 24 30 58 24 34
     Region 5 - Bicol            94           43               51          94           43              51 89 42 47 88 40 48
     Region 6 - Western Visayas  1/          132           73               59        135           73              62 137 73 64 134 71 63
     Region 7 - Central Visayas          142           54               88        144           53              91 144 53 91 132 48 84
     Region 8  - Eastern Visayas            53           26               27          54           26              28 54 26 28 47 25 22
     Region 9 - Western Mindanao            44           16               28          44           16              28 45 16 29 46 16 30
     Region 10 - Northern Mindanao          112           47               65        113           47              66 114 47 67 117 47 70
     Region 11 - Southern Mindanao            88           20               68          89           20              69 90 20 70 93 20 73
     Region 12 - Central Mindanao            71           21               50          71           21              50 70 20 50 70 19 51
     Cordillera Autonomous Region (CAR) - Region 14            50           20               30          49           20              29 49 20 29 52 20 32
      ARMM - Region 15              2             2               -              2             2               -   2 2 0 2 2 0
     CARAGA - Region 16            72           19               53          72           19              53 72 19 53 74 19 55
Nationwide       2,141         726          1,415     2,146         723         1,423   2,150          717       1,433      2,148             703          1,445
     Asia-Pacific             -             -             -                 -           -               -               -             -                 -                  -  
     Europe              -             -             -                 -           -               -               -             -                 -                  -  
     North America              -             -             -                 -           -               -               -             -                 -                  -  
     Africa              -             -             -                 -           -               -               -             -                 -                  -  
Overseas             -              -                 -             -             -                 -           -               -               -             -                 -                  -  
   
1/  Includes Palawan since end-August 2007  
2/  Excludes Palawan since end-August 2007                        
Updated as of 17 February 2009