2 REGIONAL DISTRIBUTION OF BANKING OFFICES                    
                                 
                                 
A. Philippine Banking System                        
      as of end of periods indicated                        
                                 
Mar-15 Jun-15 Sep-15 Dec-15 r
 
Total Head Office Other Offices * Total Head Office Other Offices * Total Head Office Other Offices * Total Head Office Other Offices *
 
 
BSP Supervised/Regulated Banks 10,456 646 9,810 10,528 638 9,890 10,615 635 9,979 10,756 632 10,124
 
I. Nationwide 10,410 646 9,764 10,482 638 9,844 10,569 635 9,933 10,710 632 10,078
 
National Capital Region (NCR)  3,299 83 3,216 3,318 82 3,236 3,324 82 3,241 3,379 84 3,295
Region I (Ilocos Region) 466 42 424 471 41 430 479 41 438 486 39 447
Region II (Cagayan Valley) 337 33 304 341 33 308 345 33 312 347 33 314
Region III (Central Luzon) 1,050 87 963 1,060 87 973 1,073 87 986 1,088 87 1,001
Region IV-A (CALABARZON) 1,575 118 1,457 1,581 116 1,465 1,598 115 1,483 1,621 114 1,507
Region IV-B (MIMAROPA) 1/ 236 24 212 241 24 217 242 24 218 246 24 222
Region V (Bicol Region) 383 31 352 391 30 361 395 29 366 397 28 369
Region VI (Western Visayas) 2/ 604 58 546 414 43 371 417 43 374 426 43 383
Region VII (Central Visayas) 688 46 642 615 32 583 622 32 590 620 32 588
Region VIII (Eastern Visayas) 187 16 171 187 16 171 193 16 177 200 16 184
Region NIR (Negros Island Region) 5/ - - - 274 29 245 274 29 245 281 29 252
Region IX (Zamboanga Peninsula) 202 16 186 207 16 191 211 16 195 215 16 199
Region X (Northern Mindanao) 372 33 339 372 33 339 372 32 340 376 32 344
Region XI (Davao Region) 400 13 387 403 12 391 403 12 391 408 12 396
Region XII (SOCCSKSARGEN) 216 12 204 218 12 206 221 12 209 222 12 210
Region XIII (Caraga) 218 14 204 211 12 199 216 12 204 218 12 206
Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR)  156 18 138 157 18 139 163 18 145 159 17 142
Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) 21 2 19 21 2 19 21 2 19 21 2 19
 
II. Overseas 46 0 46 46 0 46 46 0 46 46 0 46
 
     Asia-Pacific 17 0 17 17 0 17 17 0 17 17 0 17
     Europe  4 0 4 4 0 4 4 0 4 4 0 4
     North America  5 0 5 5 0 5 5 0 5 5 0 5
         Middle East Asia 20 0 20 20 0 20 20 0 20 20 0 20
                                 
                                 
B. Universal and Commercial Bank Group                        
      as of end of periods indicated                        
                                 
Mar-15 Jun-15 Sep-15 Dec-15
 
Total Head Office Other Offices * Total Head Office Other Offices * Total Head Office Other Offices * Total Head Office Other Offices *
 
 
BSP Supervised/Regulated Banks 5,901 36 5,865 5,946 36 5,910 5,969 37 5,931 6,060 40 6,020
 
I. Nationwide 5,855 36 5,819 5,900 36 5,864 5,923 37 5,885 6,014 40 5,974
 
National Capital Region (NCR)  2,687 35 2,652 2,699 35 2,664 2,705 36 2,668 2,760 39 2,721
Region I (Ilocos Region) 203 0 203 205 0 205 206 0 206 210 0 210
Region II (Cagayan Valley) 109 0 109 109 0 109 111 0 111 112 0 112
Region III (Central Luzon) 496 0 496 501 0 501 504 0 504 510 0 510
Region IV-A (CALABARZON) 636 0 636 642 0 642 649 0 649 659 0 659
Region IV-B (MIMAROPA) 1/ 68 0 68 69 0 69 69 0 69 70 0 70
Region V (Bicol Region) 134 0 134 136 0 136 138 0 138 137 0 137
Region VI (Western Visayas) 2/ 283 0 283 160 0 160 160 0 160 164 0 164
Region VII (Central Visayas) 391 0 391 355 0 355 357 0 357 354 0 354
Region VIII (Eastern Visayas) 105 0 105 106 0 106 105 0 105 107 0 107
Region NIR (Negros Island Region) 5/ - - - 165 0 165 165 0 165 169 0 169
Region IX (Zamboanga Peninsula) 99 1 98 102 1 101 102 1 101 104 1 103
Region X (Northern Mindanao) 155 0 155 157 0 157 156 0 156 156 0 156
Region XI (Davao Region) 215 0 215 219 0 219 218 0 218 220 0 220
Region XII (SOCCSKSARGEN) 118 0 118 119 0 119 120 0 120 120 0 120
Region XIII (Caraga) 72 0 72 72 0 72 72 0 72 74 0 74
Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR)  67 0 67 67 0 67 69 0 69 71 0 71
Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) 17 0 17 17 0 17 17 0 17 17 0 17
 
II. Overseas 46 0 46 46 0 46 46 0 46 46 0 46
 
     Asia-Pacific 17 0 17 17 0 17 17 0 17 17 0 17
     Europe  4 0 4 4 0 4 4 0 4 4 0 4
     North America  5 0 5 5 0 5 5 0 5 5 0 5
     Middle East Asia 20 0 20 20 0 20 20 0 20 20 0 20
 
                                 
C. Thrift Bank Group                        
      as of end of periods indicated                        
                                 
Mar-15 Jun-15 Sep-15 Dec-15
 
Total Head Office Other Offices * Total Head Office Other Offices * Total Head Office Other Offices * Total Head Office Other Offices *
 
 
BSP Supervised/Regulated Banks 1,927 69 1,858 2,013 70 1,943 2,053 69 1,984 2,086 68 2,018
 
I. Nationwide 1,927 69 1,858 2,013 70 1,943 2,053 69 1,984 2,086 68 2,018
 
National Capital Region (NCR)  525 28 497 544 29 515 543 28 515 544 27 517
Region I (Ilocos Region) 89 1 88 96 1 95 100 1 99 102 1 101
Region II (Cagayan Valley) 70 2 68 74 2 72 76 2 74 76 2 74
Region III (Central Luzon) 214 9 205 222 9 213 228 9 219 232 9 223
Region IV-A (CALABARZON) 394 12 382 408 12 396 419 12 407 436 12 424
Region IV-B (MIMAROPA) 1/ 46 2 44 52 2 50 53 2 51 53 2 51
Region V (Bicol Region) 66 1 65 74 1 73 75 1 74 76 1 75
Region VI (Western Visayas) 2/ 113 4 109 78 3 75 80 3 77 82 3 79
Region VII (Central Visayas) 132 6 126 122 5 117 124 5 119 124 5 119
Region VIII (Eastern Visayas) 31 0 31 32 0 32 35 0 35 36 0 36
Region NIR (Negros Island Region) 5/ - - - 53 2 51 53 2 51 54 2 52
Region IX (Zamboanga Peninsula) 35 0 35 38 0 38 41 0 41 42 0 42
Region X (Northern Mindanao) 68 1 67 71 1 70 73 1 72 76 1 75
Region XI (Davao Region) 65 1 64 67 1 66 67 1 66 67 1 66
Region XII (SOCCSKSARGEN) 28 1 27 30 1 29 31 1 30 31 1 30
Region XIII (Caraga) 35 1 34 36 1 35 38 1 37 38 1 37
Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR)  15 0 15 15 0 15 16 0 16 16 0 16
Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) 1 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 1
 
II. Overseas 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
 
     Asia-Pacific 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
     Europe  0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
     North America  0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
     Middle East Asia 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
 
                                 
D. Rural and Cooperative Bank Group                        
      as of end of periods indicated                        
                                 
Mar-15 Jun-15 Sep-15 Dec-15
 
Total Head Office Other Offices * Total Head Office Other Offices * Total Head Office Other Offices * Total Head Office Other Offices *
 
 
BSP Supervised/Regulated Banks 2,628 541 2,087 2,569 532 2,037 2,593 529 2,064 2,610 524 2,086
 
I. Nationwide 2,628 541 2,087 2,569 532 2,037 2,593 529 2,064 2,610 524 2,086
 
National Capital Region (NCR)  87 20 67 75 18 57 76 18 58 75 18 57
Region I (Ilocos Region) 174 41 133 170 40 130 173 40 133 174 38 136
Region II (Cagayan Valley) 158 31 127 158 31 127 158 31 127 159 31 128
Region III (Central Luzon) 340 78 262 337 78 259 341 78 263 346 78 268
Region IV-A (CALABARZON) 545 106 439 531 104 427 530 103 427 526 102 424
Region IV-B (MIMAROPA) 1/ 122 22 100 120 22 98 120 22 98 123 22 101
Region V (Bicol Region) 183 30 153 181 29 152 182 28 154 184 27 157
Region VI (Western Visayas) 2/ 208 54 154 176 40 136 177 40 137 180 40 140
Region VII (Central Visayas) 165 40 125 138 27 111 141 27 114 142 27 115
Region VIII (Eastern Visayas) 51 16 35 49 16 33 53 16 37 57 16 41
Region NIR (Negros Island Region) 5/ - - - 56 27 29 56 27 29 58 27 31
Region IX (Zamboanga Peninsula) 68 15 53 67 15 52 68 15 53 69 15 54
Region X (Northern Mindanao) 149 32 117 144 32 112 143 31 112 144 31 113
Region XI (Davao Region) 120 12 108 117 11 106 118 11 107 121 11 110
Region XII (SOCCSKSARGEN) 70 11 59 69 11 58 70 11 59 71 11 60
Region XIII (Caraga) 111 13 98 103 11 92 106 11 95 106 11 95
Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR)  74 18 56 75 18 57 78 18 60 72 17 55
Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) 3 2 1 3 2 1 3 2 1 3 2 1
 
II. Overseas 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
 
     Asia-Pacific 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
     Europe  0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
     North America  0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
     Middle East Asia 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
                                 
 
r revised  
* Offices which includes regular branch 3, microfinance-oriented branch 3, extension office 3, regular other banking office (OBO) 3, microbanking office (MBO) 3, sub-branch 4, agency 4, representative office 4, remittance center 4, remittance desk office 4, limited purpose branch 4 and marketing office 4.  
1/ Includes Palawan since end-August 2007  
2/ Excludes Palawan since end-August 2007  
3/ Per Section X151 of the Manual of Regulations for Banks (MORB)  
4/ Per Section X154 of the Manual of Regulations for Banks (MORB)  
5/ Negros Island Region (NIR) created under Executive Order No. 183 dated 29 May 2015, composed of the provinces of Negros Occidental (formerly from Region VI Western Visayas) and Negros Oriental (formerly from Region VII Central Visayas)  
 
Source: Supervisory Data Center, Supervision and Examination Sector  
Updated as of 16 March 2016