2 REGIONAL DISTRIBUTION OF BANKING OFFICES  
                   
                   
    A. Philippine Banking System      
          as of end of periods indicated      
                   
  Mar-17
   
  Total Head Office Other Offices *
   
   
  BSP Supervised/Regulated Banks 11,278 599 10,679
   
  I. Nationwide 11,229 599 10,630
   
  National Capital Region (NCR)  3,534 82 3,452
  Region I (Ilocos Region) 529 38 491
  Region II (Cagayan Valley) 362 31 331
  Region III (Central Luzon) 1,160 85 1,075
  Region IV-A (CALABARZON) 1,677 103 1,574
  Region IV-B (MIMAROPA) 1/ 270 24 246
  Region V (Bicol Region) 434 27 407
  Region VI (Western Visayas) 2/ 456 40 416
  Region VII (Central Visayas) 636 31 605
  Region VIII (Eastern Visayas) 212 16 196
  Region NIR (Negros Island Region) 5/ 299 24 275
  Region IX (Zamboanga Peninsula) 220 16 204
  Region X (Northern Mindanao) 382 30 352
  Region XI (Davao Region) 428 13 415
  Region XII (SOCCSKSARGEN) 236 11 225
  Region XIII (Caraga) 209 10 199
  Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR)  166 16 150
  Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) 19 2 17
   
  II. Overseas 49 0 49
   
       Asia-Pacific 19 0 19
       Europe  4 0 4
       North America  5 0 5
             Middle East Asia 21 0 21
                 
                   
    B. Universal and Commercial Bank Group      
          as of end of periods indicated      
                   
  Mar-17
   
  Total Head Office Other Offices *
   
   
  BSP Supervised/Regulated Banks 6,286 42 6,244
   
  I. Nationwide 6,237 42 6,195
   
  National Capital Region (NCR)  2,884 41 2,843
  Region I (Ilocos Region) 218 0 218
  Region II (Cagayan Valley) 126 0 126
  Region III (Central Luzon) 528 0 528
  Region IV-A (CALABARZON) 689 0 689
  Region IV-B (MIMAROPA) 1/ 71 0 71
  Region V (Bicol Region) 145 0 145
  Region VI (Western Visayas) 2/ 176 0 176
  Region VII (Central Visayas) 360 0 360
  Region VIII (Eastern Visayas) 106 0 106
  Region NIR (Negros Island Region) 174 0 174
  Region IX (Zamboanga Peninsula) 104 1 103
  Region X (Northern Mindanao) 159 0 159
  Region XI (Davao Region) 221 0 221
  Region XII (SOCCSKSARGEN) 124 0 124
  Region XIII (Caraga) 64 0 64
  Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR)  73 0 73
  Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) 15 0 15
   
  II. Overseas 49 0 49
   
       Asia-Pacific 19 0 19
       Europe  4 0 4
       North America  5 0 5
       Middle East Asia 21 0 21
   
                   
    C. Thrift Bank Group      
          as of end of periods indicated      
                   
  Mar-17
   
  Total Head Office Other Offices *
   
   
  BSP Supervised/Regulated Banks 2,211 59 2,152
   
  I. Nationwide 2,211 59 2,152
   
  National Capital Region (NCR)  561 23 538
  Region I (Ilocos Region) 117 1 116
  Region II (Cagayan Valley) 75 2 73
  Region III (Central Luzon) 265 7 258
  Region IV-A (CALABARZON) 472 11 461
  Region IV-B (MIMAROPA) 1/ 55 2 53
  Region V (Bicol Region) 87 1 86
  Region VI (Western Visayas) 2/ 81 2 79
  Region VII (Central Visayas) 122 5 117
  Region VIII (Eastern Visayas) 38 0 38
  Region NIR (Negros Island Region) 57 1 56
  Region IX (Zamboanga Peninsula) 43 0 43
  Region X (Northern Mindanao) 77 1 76
  Region XI (Davao Region) 67 1 66
  Region XII (SOCCSKSARGEN) 35 1 34
  Region XIII (Caraga) 42 1 41
  Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR)  16 0 16
  Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) 1 0 1
   
  II. Overseas 0 0 0
   
       Asia-Pacific 0 0 0
       Europe  0 0 0
       North America  0 0 0
       Middle East Asia 0 0 0
   
                   
    D. Rural and Cooperative Bank Group      
          as of end of periods indicated      
                   
  Mar-17
   
  Total Head Office Other Offices *
   
   
  BSP Supervised/Regulated Banks 2,781 498 2,283
   
  I. Nationwide 2,781 498 2,283
   
  National Capital Region (NCR)  89 18 71
  Region I (Ilocos Region) 194 37 157
  Region II (Cagayan Valley) 161 29 132
  Region III (Central Luzon) 367 78 289
  Region IV-A (CALABARZON) 516 92 424
  Region IV-B (MIMAROPA) 1/ 144 22 122
  Region V (Bicol Region) 202 26 176
  Region VI (Western Visayas) 2/ 199 38 161
  Region VII (Central Visayas) 154 26 128
  Region VIII (Eastern Visayas) 68 16 52
  Region NIR (Negros Island Region) 68 23 45
  Region IX (Zamboanga Peninsula) 73 15 58
  Region X (Northern Mindanao) 146 29 117
  Region XI (Davao Region) 140 12 128
  Region XII (SOCCSKSARGEN) 77 10 67
  Region XIII (Caraga) 103 9 94
  Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR)  77 16 61
  Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) 3 2 1
   
  II. Overseas 0 0 0
   
       Asia-Pacific 0 0 0
       Europe  0 0 0
       North America  0 0 0
       Middle East Asia 0 0 0
                   
   
  * 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)  
  Source: Supervisory Data Center, Supervision and Examination Sector  
  Updated as of 15 June 2017