Tagana-an, Surigao del Norte

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Tagana-an
Municipality
Map of Surigao del Norte with Tagana-an highlighted
Map of Surigao del Norte with Tagana-an highlighted
Tagana-an is located in Philippines
Tagana-an
Tagana-an
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 09°42′N 125°35′E / 9.700°N 125.583°E / 9.700; 125.583Coordinates: 09°42′N 125°35′E / 9.700°N 125.583°E / 9.700; 125.583
Country Philippines
Region Caraga (Region XIII)
Province Surigao del Norte
Congr. district 2nd district of Surigao del Norte
Established June 22, 1947
Barangays 14
Government[1]
 • Mayor Cesar Alsong Diaz
Area[2]
 • Total 77.29 km2 (29.84 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 15,366
 • Density 200/km2 (510/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 8403
Dialing code 86

Tagana-an is a municipality in the province of Surigao del Norte, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 15,366 people.[3] The town was created by virtue of Republic Act No. 194 on June 22, 1947.[4]

Barangays[edit]

Tagana-an is politically subdivided into 14 barangays.[2]

  • Aurora (Pob.)
  • Azucena (Pob.)
  • Banban
  • Cawilan
  • Fabio
  • Himamaug
  • Laurel
  • Lower Libas
  • Opong
  • Patino
  • Sampaguita (Pob.)
  • Talavera
  • Union
  • Upper Libas

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Tagana-an
Year Pop.   ±% p.a.  
1990 11,585 —    
1995 12,159 +0.91%
2000 12,844 +1.18%
2007 14,199 +1.39%
2010 15,366 +2.92%
Source: National Statistics Office[3][5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 1 July 2013. Retrieved 29 August 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: Surigao del Norte". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 29 August 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 August 2013. 
  4. ^ "An act creating the municipality of Tagana-an, province of Surigao". LawPH.com. n.d. Retrieved 2011-04-08. 
  5. ^ "Province of Surigao Del Norte". Municipality Population Data. LWUA Research Division. Retrieved 29 August 2013. 

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