The 86 Best places to live in the Philippines

The Philippines is the 146th most expensive and the 106th most liveable country.

Discover cost of living in the Philippines.

Philippines Quality of life Rank
😃 Human freedom index
6.83
108
💸 GDP per capita
$3299
129
🛍️ GDPPC based on purchasing power
$8452
122
❤️ Life expectancy
71.4
124
☠️ Homicide rate
4.4
116
🚧 Road traffic mortality
12
80
👮 Corruption perceptions index
33
133
🏙️ Population
109M
12
🌐 English speaking %
58.2%
51

We also take into account weighted mean city-specific parameters: air quality, airport proximity index, cost of living, after-tax salary, salary to expenses ratio, universities score.

Below is the list of 86 best cities to live and work in the Philippines for singles and families ranked by quality & cost of living.

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