To really get the full perspective of how many fireworks a city celebrates the New Year with you need a view of the entire city. Stand on top of the tallest building in the Philippines and you get a pretty good show.
Specators atop the Gramercy Residences in Manila, the tallest building in the country were able to see a simultaneous of every firecracekr, Roman candle, bottle rocket, and screaming wheelie being set off across the entire city. It's definitely a step up from lighting a few sparklers.
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