2 REGIONAL DISTRIBUTION OF BANKING OFFICES                    
      Philippine Banking System                        
      As of End-of-Periods Indicated                        
  BANKING SYSTEM
End-March 2009 End-June 2009 End-September 2009 End-December 2009
Total Head Offices Branches Total Head Offices Branches Total Head Offices Branches Total Head Offices Branches
Overall Total               7,876          811          7,065        7,898               804           7,094           7,914           797           7,117           8,620           785           7,835
  0 0  
     National Capital Region (NCR) - Region 4           2,676            97          2,579        2,687                 97           2,590           2,693             96           2,597           2,783             96           2,687
     Region 1 - Ilocos              386            61             325           389                 61              328              389             61              328              391             55              336
     Region 2 - Cagayan              243            37             206           234                 36              198              239             36              203              252             36              216
     Region 3 - Central Luzon              852          105             747           855               104              751              864           103              761              892           103              789
     Region 13 - CALABARZON           1,175          145          1,030        1,178               145           1,033           1,173           144           1,029           1,295           143           1,152
     Region 17 - MIMAROPA  1/              123            26               97           126                 26              100              125             26                99              176             26              150
     Region 5 - Bicol              217            41             176           215                 40              175              214             40              174              258             39              219
     Region 6 - Western Visayas  2/              417            76             341           421                 76              345              420             76              344              502             75              427
     Region 7 - Central Visayas              517            54             463           518                 53              465              517             52              465              565             51              514
     Region 8  - Eastern Visayas              131            25             106           133                 25              108              135             25              110              160             25              135
     Region 9 - Western Mindanao              138            16             122           140                 16              124              141             16              125              163             16              147
     Region 10 - Northern Mindanao              264            47             217           262                 45              217              262             44              218              305             43              262
     Region 11 - Southern Mindanao              268            20             248           269                 20              249              270             18              252              316             18              298
     Region 12 - Central Mindanao              168            19             149           174                 19              155              175             19              156              186             18              168
     Cordillera Autonomous Region (CAR) - Region 14              117            21               96           117                 20                97              118             20                98              136             20              116
      ARMM - Region 15                24              2               22             24                   2                22                24               2                22                24               2                22
     CARAGA - Region 16              118            19               99           118                 19                99              119             19              100              180             19              161
Nationwide           7,834          811          7,023        7,860               804           7,056           7,878           797           7,081           8,584           785           7,799
     Asia-Pacific                24             -                 24             22                 -                  22                22              -                  22                22              -                  22
     Europe                   9             -                   9               7                 -                    7                  5              -                    5                  5              -                    5
     North America                   6             -                   6               6                 -                    6                  6              -                    6                  6              -                    6
     Africa                   3             -                   3               3                 -                    3                  3              -                    3                  3              -                    3
Overseas                42             -                 42             38                 -                  38                36              -                  36                36              -                  36
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-March 2009 End-June 2009 End-September 2009 End-December 2009
Total Head Offices Branches Total Head Offices Branches Total Head Offices Branches Total Head Offices Branches
Overall Total               4,422            38          4,384             4,435                         38                 4,397                 4,444                    38                 4,406                 4,520                    38                 4,482
   
     National Capital Region (NCR) - Region 4           2,072            37               2,035        2,077                 37                 2,040           2,086             37           2,049           2,124             37           2,087
     Region 1 - Ilocos              150             -                     150           150                 -                        150                     151                      -                       151                     153                      -                       153
     Region 2 - Cagayan                76             -                        76             76                 -                           76                        78                      -                          78                        80                      -                          80
     Region 3 - Central Luzon              354             -                     354           360                 -                        360                     361                      -                       361                     368                      -                       368
     Region 13 - CALABARZON              468             -                     468           469                 -                        469                     466                      -                       466                     467                      -                       467
     Region 17 - MIMAROPA  1/                40             -                        40             40                 -                           40                        39                      -                          39                        39                      -                          39
     Region 5 - Bicol                98             -                        98             98                 -                           98                        97                      -                          97                        97                      -                          97
     Region 6 - Western Visayas  1/              224             -                     224           225                 -                        225                     225                      -                       225                     229                      -                       229
     Region 7 - Central Visayas              284             -                     284           284                 -                        284                     286                      -                       286                     289                      -                       289
     Region 8  - Eastern Visayas                70             -                        70             71                 -                           71                        74                      -                          74                        74                      -                          74
     Region 9 - Western Mindanao                78              1                      77             78                   1                         77                        77                       1                        76                        78                       1                        77
     Region 10 - Northern Mindanao              116             -                     116           117                 -                        117                     117                      -                       117                     122                      -                       122
     Region 11 - Southern Mindanao              146             -                     146           146                 -                        146                     146                      -                       146                     157                      -                       157
     Region 12 - Central Mindanao                91             -                        91             92                 -                           92                        92                      -                          92                        92                      -                          92
     Cordillera Autonomous Region (CAR) - Region 14                55             -                        55             56                 -                           56                        55                      -                          55                        56                      -                          56
      ARMM - Region 15                21             -                        21             21                 -                           21                        21                      -                          21                        21                      -                          21
     CARAGA - Region 16                37             -                        37             37                 -                           37                        37                      -                          37                        38                      -                          38
Nationwide           4,380            38               4,342             4,397                         38                 4,359                 4,408                    38                 4,370                 4,484                    38                 4,446
     Asia-Pacific                24             -                 24             22                 -                  22                        22                      -                  22                        22                      -                  22
     Europe                   9             -                   9               7                 -                    7                           5                      -                    5                           5                      -                    5
     North America                   6             -                   6               6                 -                    6                           6                      -                    6                           6                      -                    6
     Africa                   3             -                   3               3                 -                    3                           3                      -                    3                           3                      -                    3
Overseas                42             -                 42             38                 -                  38                36                      -                  36                36              -                  36
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-March 2009 End-June 2009 End-September 2009 End-December 2009
Total Head Offices Branches Total Head Offices Branches Total Head Offices Branches Total Head Offices Branches
Overall Total               1,297            76          1,221        1,291                 74           1,217           1,298             73           1,225           1,333             73           1,260
   
     National Capital Region (NCR) - Region 4              543            35             508           547                 35              512              544             34              510              555             34              521
     Region 1 - Ilocos                38              1               37             38                   1                37                39               1                38                39               1                38
     Region 2 - Cagayan                  9              1                 8               9                   1                  8                  9               1                  8                  9               1                  8
     Region 3 - Central Luzon              142            11             131           133                 10              123              137             10              127              139             10              129
     Region 13 - CALABARZON              246            11             235           241                 11              230              241             11              230              241             11              230
     Region 17 - MIMAROPA  1/                24              2               22             26                   2                24                27               2                25                27               2                25
     Region 5 - Bicol                32              2               30             31                   2                29                31               2                29                31               2                29
     Region 6 - Western Visayas  1/                59              5               54             60                   5                55                60               5                55                67               5                62
     Region 7 - Central Visayas              103              7               96           105                   7                98              104               7                97              111               7              104
     Region 8  - Eastern Visayas                14             -                 14             14                 -                  14                15              -                  15                19              -                  19
     Region 9 - Western Mindanao                10             -                 10             11                 -                  11                11              -                  11                11              -                  11
     Region 10 - Northern Mindanao                27             -                 27             26                 -                  26                27              -                  27                28              -                  28
     Region 11 - Southern Mindanao                27             -                 27             28                 -                  28                29              -                  29                31              -                  31
     Region 12 - Central Mindanao                  7             -                   7               7                 -                    7                  7              -                    7                  8              -                    8
     Cordillera Autonomous Region (CAR) - Region 14                  9              1                 8               8                 -                    8                  9              -                    9                  9              -                    9
      ARMM - Region 15                  1             -                   1               1                 -                    1                  1              -                    1                  1              -                    1
     CARAGA - Region 16                  6             -                   6               6                 -                    6                  7              -                    7                  7              -                    7
Nationwide           1,297            76          1,221        1,291                 74           1,217           1,298             73           1,225           1,333             73           1,260
     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-March 2009 End-March 2009 End-September 2009 End-December 2009
Total Head Offices Branches Total Head Offices Branches Total Head Offices Branches Total Head Offices Branches
Overall Total               2,157          697          1,460        2,172               692           1,480           2,172           686           1,486           2,767           674           2,093
   
     National Capital Region (NCR) - Region 4                61            25               36             63                 25                38                63             25                38              104             25                79
     Region 1 - Ilocos              198            60             138           201                 60              141              199             60              139              199             54              145
     Region 2 - Cagayan              158            36             122           149                 35              114              152             35              117              163             35              128
     Region 3 - Central Luzon              356            94             262           362                 94              268              366             93              273              385             93              292
     Region 13 - CALABARZON              461          134             327           468               134              334              466           133              333              587           132              455
     Region 17 - MIMAROPA  1/                59            24               35             60                 24                36                59             24                35              110             24                86
     Region 5 - Bicol                87            39               48             86                 38                48                86             38                48              130             37                93
     Region 6 - Western Visayas  1/              134            71               63           136                 71                65              135             71                64              206             70              136
     Region 7 - Central Visayas              130            47               83           129                 46                83              127             45                82              165             44              121
     Region 8  - Eastern Visayas                47            25               22             48                 25                23                46             25                21                67             25                42
     Region 9 - Western Mindanao                50            15               35             51                 15                36                53             15                38                74             15                59
     Region 10 - Northern Mindanao              121            47               74           119                 45                74              118             44                74              155             43              112
     Region 11 - Southern Mindanao                95            20               75             95                 20                75                95             18                77              128             18              110
     Region 12 - Central Mindanao                70            19               51             75                 19                56                76             19                57                86             18                68
     Cordillera Autonomous Region (CAR) - Region 14                53            20               33             53                 20                33                54             20                34                71             20                51
      ARMM - Region 15                  2              2               -                 2                   2                 -                    2               2                 -                    2               2                 -  
     CARAGA - Region 16                75            19               56             75                 19                56                75             19                56              135             19              116
Nationwide           2,157          697          1,460        2,172               692           1,480           2,172           686           1,486           2,767           674           2,093
     Asia-Pacific                 -               -                 -                -                   -                   -                   -                -                   -                   -                -                   -  
     Europe                  -               -                 -                -                   -                   -                   -                -                   -                   -                -                   -  
     North America                  -               -                 -                -                   -                   -                   -                -                   -                   -                -                   -  
     Africa                  -               -                 -                -                   -                   -                   -                -                   -                   -                -                   -  
Overseas                 -               -                 -                -                   -                   -                   -                -                   -                   -                -                   -  
   
1/  Includes Palawan since end-August 2007  
2/  Excludes Palawan since end-August 2007                        
Source : Supervisory Data Center, Supervision and Examination Sector
Updated as of 04 March 2010