Did you know? More than a third or 7,742 of the approximately 23,000 Filipino emigrants bound for New Zealand from 1988 to 2019 originated from Metro Manila. Of said Filipino emigrants, 45.18% were from District II, 30.57% from District IV, while 13% and 11.25% were from Districts I and III, respectively.

The Top 2 origin province among Filipino emigrants bound for New Zealand in the said time frame was Cebu at 10.32% or 2,375. It was followed by Laguna at 6.86% or 1,580, Cavite at 6.08% or 1,401, and Rizal at 5% or 1,151. Other major provinces included Pampanga, Bulacan, Batangas, Benguet, and Nueva Ecija. These ten provinces alone accounted for 77% of all Filipino emigrants en route to New Zealand from 1988 to 2019.

Reference data covers 1988-2019.