administrative division of the Philippines
A barangay is a local term for an administrative division in the Philippines. It is the smallest administrative division in the Philippines. As of 2011, it is recorded that there are a total of 42,026 barangays throughout the Philippines.
- "NUMBER OF PROVINCES, CITIES MUNICIPALITIES AND BARANGAYS, BY REGION" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 15 June 2007. Retrieved 9 March 2013.