Anahawan, Southern Leyte

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Anahawan
Municipality
Official seal of Anahawan
Seal
Map of Southern Leyte with Anahawan highlighted
Map of Southern Leyte with Anahawan highlighted
Anahawan is located in Philippines
Anahawan
Anahawan
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 10°17′N 125°15′E / 10.283°N 125.250°E / 10.283; 125.250Coordinates: 10°17′N 125°15′E / 10.283°N 125.250°E / 10.283; 125.250
Country Philippines
Region Eastern Visayas (Region VIII)
Province Southern Leyte
District Lone district of Southern Leyte
Established 1930
Barangays 14
Government[1]
 • Mayor Roberto A. Loquinte
Area[2]
 • Total 58.09 km2 (22.43 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 8,211
 • Density 140/km2 (370/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Anahawnon
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 6610
IDD:area code +63 (0)53
Income class 5th municipal income class
PSGC 086401000
Electorate 5,558 voters as of 2016
Website www.anahawan-sleyte.gov.ph

Anahawan is a 5th class municipality in the province of Southern Leyte, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 8,211 people.[3]

Barangays[edit]

Anahawan is politically subdivided into 14 barangays.[2]

  • Amagusan
  • Calintaan
  • Canlabian
  • Capacuhan
  • Kagingkingan
  • Lewing
  • Lo-ok
  • Mahalo
  • Mainit
  • Manigawong
  • Poblacion
  • San Vicente
  • Tagup-on
  • Cogon

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Anahawan
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1939 5,086 —    
1948 4,703 −0.87%
1960 5,545 +1.38%
1970 6,094 +0.95%
1975 6,875 +2.45%
1980 6,544 −0.98%
1990 7,063 +0.77%
1995 6,471 −1.63%
2000 7,209 +2.34%
2007 8,032 +1.50%
2010 7,942 −0.41%
2015 8,211 +0.64%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority [3][4][5][6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipalities". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Archived from the original on 31 May 2013. Retrieved 8 July 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: Southern Leyte". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 10 July 2013. 
  3. ^ a b c Census of Population (2015). "Region VIII (Eastern Visayas)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region VIII (Eastern Visayas)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  5. ^ Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007). "Region VIII (Eastern Visayas)". Total Population by Province, City and Municipality. NSO. Archived from the original on 24 June 2011. 
  6. ^ "Province of Southern Leyte". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 

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