Clarin, Bohol

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Clarin
Municipality
Clarin Bohol 1.jpg
Official seal of Clarin
Seal
Map of Bohol with Clarin highlighted
Map of Bohol with Clarin highlighted
Clarin is located in Philippines
Clarin
Clarin
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 9°58′N 124°01′E / 9.97°N 124.02°E / 9.97; 124.02Coordinates: 9°58′N 124°01′E / 9.97°N 124.02°E / 9.97; 124.02
Country Philippines
Region Central Visayas (Region VII)
Province Bohol
District 2nd district of Bohol
Organized 31 January 1919
Barangay 24 (see § Barangays)
Government[1]
 • Type Sangguniang Bayan
 • Mayor Allen Piezas (LP)
 • Vice mayor Velden Aparicio
 • Town Council
Area[1]
 • Total 62.79 km2 (24.24 sq mi)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 20,296
 • Density 320/km2 (840/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 6330
IDD: +63 (0)38
Income class 5th class
PSGC 071214000
Website www.clarin.gov.ph
Side street in Clarin

Clarin is a fifth income class municipality in the province of Bohol, Philippines at a distance of 61 km (38 mi) from Tagbilaran. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 20,296.[2]

Barangays[edit]

Clarin comprises 24 barangays:

  • Bacani
  • Bogtongbod
  • Bonbon
  • Bontud
  • Buacao
  • Buangan
  • Cabog
  • Caboy
  • Caluwasan
  • Candajec
  • Cantoyoc
  • Comaang
  • Danahao
  • Katipunan
  • Lajog
  • Mataub
  • Nahawan
  • Poblacion Centro
  • Poblacion Norte
  • Poblacion Sur
  • Tangaran
  • Tontunan
  • Tubod
  • Villaflor

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Clarin
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 16,021 —    
1995 15,961 −0.07%
2000 18,040 +2.66%
2007 18,871 +0.62%
2010 20,296 +2.68%
Source: National Statistics Office[2][3]

Schools[edit]

Elementary[edit]

  • Clarin Central Elementary School
  • Bonbon Elementary School
  • Lajog Elementary School
  • Nahawan Elementary School
  • Bacani Elementary School
  • Danahaw Elementary School
  • Buangan Elementary School
  • Bogtongbod Elementary School
  • Caboy Elementary School
  • Tontunan Elementary School

Primary[edit]

  • Buntod Primary School
  • Buacao Primary School

High School[edit]

  • Nahawan High School
  • Clarin National School of Fisheries

College[edit]

2013 Bohol earthquake in Clarin[edit]

Clarin was severely affected by the 2013 Bohol earthquake that damaged 1358 homes of which 221 were totally destroyed, as well as the Catholic Church.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Municipality of Clarin". Province of Bohol. Retrieved 30 January 2015. 
  2. ^ a b c "Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay: as of May 1, 2010" (PDF). 2010 Census of Population and Housing. National Statistics Office. Retrieved 1 April 2013. 
  3. ^ "Population and Annual Growth Rates by Province, City and Municipality: Central Visayas: 1995, 2000 and 2007" (PDF). National Statistics Office. Archived from the original (PDF) on 24 June 2011. 
  4. ^ "SitRep No. 35 re Effects of Magnitude 7.2 Sagbayan, Bohol Earthquake" (PDF). National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council. November 3, 2013. Retrieved December 17, 2013. 

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