Eastern Samar

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Eastern Samar is a province of the Philippines located in the Eastern Visayas region. Its capital is Borongan and is located at the eastern portion of the island of Samar. Bordering the province to the north is Northern Samar and to the west is Samar province. Eastern Samar faces the Philippine Sea to the east, and Leyte Gulf to the south.

REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES
Province of Eastern Samar
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Region: Eastern Visayas (Region VIII)
Capital: Borongan
Founded:
Population:
2000 census—375,822 (20th smallest)
Density—87 per km² (13th lowest)
Area: 4,339.6 km² (28th largest)
Languages: Waray-Waray
Governor: Clotilde J. Salazar (2004-2007)
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People and Culture

Their common language is Waray- waray.

Economy

Geography

Political

Eastern Samar is subdivided into 24 municipalities.

Municipalities

Physical

History

External links

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Regions and Provinces of Visayas
Western Visayas: Aklan | Antique | Capiz | Guimaras | Iloilo | Negros Occidental
Central Visayas: Bohol | Cebu | Negros Oriental | Siquijor
Eastern Visayas: Biliran | Eastern Samar | Leyte | Northern Samar | Samar | Southern Leyte
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