Burias (island)

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Burias
Burias (island) is located in Philippines
Burias (island)
Burias (Philippines)
Geography
Location South East Asia
Coordinates 12°52′30″N 123°13′48″E / 12.87500°N 123.23000°E / 12.87500; 123.23000Coordinates: 12°52′30″N 123°13′48″E / 12.87500°N 123.23000°E / 12.87500; 123.23000
Archipelago Philippine islands
Major islands Luzon, Mindanao, Mindoro, Palawan
Country
Philippines
Province Masbate Province
Largest settlement Masbate City (pop. 81,585)
Demographics
Population 555,573
Density 170 /km2 (440 /sq mi)
Ethnic groups Tagalog, Masbateño, Bicolano, Cebuano, Ilonggo

Burias Island is one of the three major islands of Masbate province in the Philippines. The other two major islands are Ticao Island and Masbate Island. The Island has two municipalities, Claveria and San Pascual.[1]

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