75years hence… A city on the go Most Competitive City in Metro Manila and 2 nd Most Competitive City in the Philippines (Asian Institute of Management 2007 Cities Competitiveness Ranking Project) Top Philippine Asian City of the Future: No. 7 among 200 Asian Cities, 2007 – 2009 (London Financial Times Survey thru Singapore’s Asiabiz Strategy) One of the Top 10 performing Highly Urbanized Cities ranked nationwide on Local Governance Performance Management System (LGPMS) and awarded the Seal of Disaster Preparedness, 2012
Quezon City is the largest city of the Philippine metropolis, with an area of 161.12 sq. km., and is the most populous urban center with a population of 3,179,536. Thus, the city has the biggest consumer population and the largest manpower resource pool in the country. A city of the young, 40% are less than 20 years old. It therefore has the largest number of school children in the country, about 500,000 of whom are enrolled in public schools in the city. Of its employable population of 1.80 million, 1.16 million are younger than 40 years.