Maripipi

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Maripipi
Municipality
Map of Biliran with Maripipi highlighted
Map of Biliran with Maripipi highlighted
Maripipi is located in Philippines
Maripipi
Maripipi
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 11°47′N 124°20′E / 11.783°N 124.333°E / 11.783; 124.333Coordinates: 11°47′N 124°20′E / 11.783°N 124.333°E / 11.783; 124.333
Country Philippines
Region Eastern Visayas (Region VIII)
Province Biliran
District Lone district
Barangays 15
Government[1]
 • Mayor Uldarico P. Macorol
Area[2]
 • Total 27.83 km2 (10.75 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 6,699
 • Density 240/km2 (620/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
Zip Code 6546
Dialing code 53

Maripipi is a fifth class municipality and an island in the province of Biliran, Philippines. It is the smallest and least populous municipality in the province. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 6,699 people.[3]

Barangays[edit]

Maripipi is politically subdivided into 15 barangays.[2]

  • Agutay
  • Banlas
  • Bato
  • Binalayan West
  • Binalayan East
  • Burabod
  • Calbani
  • Canduhao
  • Casibang
  • Danao
  • Ol-og
  • Binongto-an (Poblacion Norte
  • Ermita (Poblacion Sur)
  • Trabugan
  • Viga

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Maripipi
Year Pop.   ±% p.a.  
1990 6,943 —    
1995 7,853 +2.33%
2000 8,319 +1.24%
2007 6,946 −2.46%
2010 6,699 −1.31%
Source: National Statistics Office[3][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipalities". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 29 January 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: Biliran". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 29 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 29 January 2013. 
  4. ^ "Province of Leyte". Municipality Population Data. LWUA Research Division. Retrieved 26 August 2013. 

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