|Province of Abra|
Abra Provincial Capitol
Location in the Philippines
|Region||Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR)|
|Founded||10 March 1917|
|• Type||Sangguniang Panlalawigan|
|• Governor||Maria Jocelyn Acosta Valera-Bernos (NUP/Hugpong ng Pagbabago)|
|• Vice Governor||Ronald Stimson Balao-as (NUP)|
|• Total||4,165.25 km2 (1,608.21 sq mi)|
|Area rank||29th out of 81|
|2,454 m (8,051 ft)|
|• Rank||68th out of 81|
|• Density||58/km2 (150/sq mi)|
|• Density rank||80th out of 81|
|• Independent cities||0|
|• Component cities||0|
|• Districts||Lone District of Abra|
|Time zone||UTC+8 (PHT)|
|IDD : area code||+63 (0)74|
|ISO 3166 code||PH|
Abra (Ilocano: Probinsia ti Abra; Tagalog: Lalawigan ng Abra) is province of the Philippines in the Cordillera Administrative Region in Luzon. The capital is Bangued, and is bordered by Ilocos Norte on the northwest, Apayao on the northeast, Kalinga on the mid-east, Mountain Province on the southeast, and Ilocos Sur on the southwest.
References[change | change source]
- "List of Provinces". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Archived from the original on 11 January 2013. Retrieved 30 December 2013.
- Census of Population (2015). "Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016.