Lumbatan, Lanao del Sur

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Lumbatan
Municipality
Map of Lanao del Sur with Lumbatan highlighted
Map of Lanao del Sur with Lumbatan highlighted
Lumbatan is located in Philippines
Lumbatan
Lumbatan
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 07°47′N 124°15′E / 7.783°N 124.250°E / 7.783; 124.250Coordinates: 07°47′N 124°15′E / 7.783°N 124.250°E / 7.783; 124.250
Country Philippines
Region Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
Province Lanao del Sur
Barangays 21
Government[1]
 • Mayor Mamintal G. Razuman
Area
 • Total 158.39 km2 (61.15 sq mi)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 16,719
 • Density 110/km2 (270/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 9307
Dialing code 63
Income class 6th

Lumbatan is a sixth class municipality in the province of Lanao del Sur, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 16,719 people.[2]

The town has a full view of Mount Makaturing.

Barangays[edit]

Lumbatan is politically subdivided into 21 barangays.

  • Alog
  • Barit de Gandamatu (not included).[3]
  • Bayasungen (Raya Macadar)
  • Buad
  • Budi (Lake side of the Ranau)
  • Dago-ok
  • Dalama
  • Dalipuga
  • Lalapung
  • Lumbac
  • Lumbac Bacayawan
  • Lunay
  • Gandamatu (not included)
  • Macadar
  • Madaya (upper) Sulayman Village
  • Minanga Macadar
  • Pantar
  • Picotaan
  • Poblacion (Lumbatan)
  • Tambac Oriental
  • Tambac Occidental (not included)
  • Bubong Macadar
  • Penaring (Lilod a Macadar)
  • Ligue

History[edit]

Macadar, the old town of Lumbatan (Pat ka Apo sa Macadar), was among the 17 (Rulers) Sultanates of Lanao.

In 2005, nine barangays of Lumbatan were made into Lumbaca-Unayan, a separate municipality.

Barangay Ligue was created out of barangay Pantar in pursuant to Muslim Mindanao Autonomy Act No. 79 dated 27 October 1998, which was ratified through a plebiscite conducted by the COMELEC on March 25, 2006.[4]

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Lumbatan
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 14,765 —    
1995 15,103 +0.42%
2000 17,445 +3.14%
2007 24,036 +4.52%
2010 16,719 −12.37%
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. ^ 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 20 June 2014. 
  3. ^ maraming nakatira dito sa Barit de Gandamatu
  4. ^ National Statistical Coordination Board (2006-04-27). "2006 Factsheet". Retrieved 2006-06-24. 

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