Barira, Maguindanao

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Barira
Municipality
Map of Maguindanao showing the location of Barira
Map of Maguindanao showing the location of Barira
Barira is located in Philippines
Barira
Barira
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 07°29′N 124°18′E / 7.483°N 124.300°E / 7.483; 124.300Coordinates: 07°29′N 124°18′E / 7.483°N 124.300°E / 7.483; 124.300
Country  Philippines
Region Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
Province Maguindanao
Barangays 14
Government[1]
 • Mayor Abdulradzak Tomawis
Area
 • Total 392.61 km2 (151.59 sq mi)
Population (2010)
 • Total 14,516
 • Density 37/km2 (96/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 9614
Dialing code 64
Income class 4th

Barira is a 4th class municipality in the province of Maguindanao, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 14,516 people in 3,326 households.

The town was part of the province of Shariff Kabunsuan from October 2006 until its nullification by the Supreme Court in July 2008.

Barangays[edit]

Barira is politically subdivided into 14 barangays.

  • Barira (Pob.)
  • Bualan
  • Gadung
  • Korosoyan
  • Lamin
  • Liong
  • Lipa
  • Lipawan
  • Marang
  • Nabalawag
  • Panggao
  • Rominimbang
  • Togaig
  • Minabay

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Barira
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 16,858 —    
1995 17,825 +1.05%
2000 18,296 +0.56%
2007 27,607 +5.84%
2010 19,686 −11.58%
Source: National Statistics Office[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 1 July 2013. Retrieved 5 September 2013. 
  2. ^ "Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay: as of May 1, 2010". 2010 Census of Population and Housing. National Statistics Office. Retrieved 6 October 2013. 

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