Gainza, Camarines Sur

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Gainza
Municipality
Gainza municipal hall
Gainza municipal hall
Map of Camarines Sur showing the location of Gainza
Map of Camarines Sur showing the location of Gainza
Gainza is located in Philippines
Gainza
Gainza
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 13°37′N 123°09′E / 13.617°N 123.150°E / 13.617; 123.150Coordinates: 13°37′N 123°09′E / 13.617°N 123.150°E / 13.617; 123.150
Country Philippines
Region Bicol (Region V)
Province Camarines Sur
District 2nd district
Barangays 8
Government[1]
 • Mayor William A. Abilay
Area[2]
 • Total 14.75 km2 (5.70 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 10,345
 • Density 700/km2 (1,800/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 4412
Dialing code 54
Income class 5th class; partially urban

Gainza is a fifth class municipality in the province of Camarines Sur, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 10,345 people, making it the least populous municipality in the province.[3]

Barangays[edit]

Gainza is politically subdivided into 8 barangays:[2]

  • Cagbunga
  • Dahilig
  • Loob
  • Malbong
  • Namuat
  • Sampaloc
  • District I (poblacion)
  • District II (poblacion)

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Gainza
Year Pop.   ±% p.a.  
1990 7,095 —    
1995 7,743 +1.65%
2000 8,412 +1.79%
2007 9,404 +1.55%
2010 10,345 +3.53%
Source: National Statistics Office[3][4]

Economy[edit]

Majority of the land is devoted to rice, vegetables and other root crops.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipalities". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 3 January 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: CAMARINES SUR". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 3 January 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 3 January 2013. 
  4. ^ "Province of Camarines Sur". Municipality Population Data. LWUA Research Division. Retrieved 24 July 2013. 

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