Anahawan, Southern Leyte

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Anahawan
Municipality
Official seal of Anahawan
Seal
Map of Southern Leyte with Anahawan highlighted
Map of Southern Leyte with Anahawan highlighted
Anahawan is located in Philippines
Anahawan
Anahawan
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 10°17′N 125°15′E / 10.283°N 125.250°E / 10.283; 125.250Coordinates: 10°17′N 125°15′E / 10.283°N 125.250°E / 10.283; 125.250
Country Philippines
Region Eastern Visayas (Region VIII)
Province Southern Leyte
Congr. district Lone district of S. Leyte
Established 1930
Barangays 14
Government[1]
 • Mayor Roberto A. Loquinte
Area[2]
 • Total 58.09 km2 (22.43 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 7,942
 • Density 140/km2 (350/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 6610
Dialing code 53

Anahawan is a fifth class municipality in the province of Southern Leyte, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 7,942 people.[3]

Barangays[edit]

Anahawan is politically subdivided into 14 barangays.[2]

  • Amagusan
  • Calintaan
  • Canlabian
  • Capacuhan
  • Kagingkingan
  • Lewing
  • Lo-ok
  • Mahalo
  • Mainit
  • Manigawong
  • Poblacion
  • San Vicente
  • Tagup-on
  • Cogon

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Anahawan
Year Pop.   ±% p.a.  
1990 7,063 —    
1995 6,471 −1.74%
2000 7,209 +2.18%
2007 8,032 +1.56%
2010 7,942 −0.37%
Source: National Statistics Office[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipalities". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 8 July 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: Southern Leyte". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 10 July 2013. 
  3. ^ a b c "Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay: as of May 1, 2010". 2010 Census of Population and Housing. National Statistics Office. Retrieved 10 July 2013. 

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