With over 100 million in population, the Philippines is ranked as the 13th Most Populated Country in the world in 2016. Interestingly, half of the current population are 23 years old and below, which means that over the next few decades, the Philippines will be having that workforce supply that can sustain very long term growth.
The Philippines has sizable and skilled labor force. Its educational system annually produces nearly 500,000 college graduates with a range of disciplines. Of total, 25% complete Engineering and Information Technology related degrees.
The abundance of skilled, english-speaking, and competitive workforce makes the Philippines an attractive site for foreign companies. The Filipinos are:
- Dedicated, demonstrate integrity at work, and display deep interest in quality workmanship;
- Friendly and with the right attitude to work harmoniously with people of different nationalities;
- Hardworking and highly trainable.