Banna, Ilocos Norte

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Banna
Municipality
Official seal of Banna
Seal
Map of Ilocos Norte showing the location of Banna
Map of Ilocos Norte showing the location of Banna
Banna is located in Philippines
Banna
Banna
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 17°59′N 120°39′E / 17.98°N 120.65°E / 17.98; 120.65Coordinates: 17°59′N 120°39′E / 17.98°N 120.65°E / 17.98; 120.65
Country Philippines
Region Ilocos Region (Region I)
Province Ilocos Norte
District 2nd District
Founded 1913
Barangays 20
Government[1]
 • Mayor Carlito N. Abadilla
Area[2]
 • Total 92.73 km2 (35.80 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 19,438
 • Density 210/km2 (540/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 2908
IDD:area code +63 (0)77
Income class 4th class; rural
Website www.banna.gov.ph

Banna is a fourth class municipality in the province of Ilocos Norte, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 19,438 people.[3]

The word Banna was taken from the native chieftain named Bana. It was formerly known as Espiritu. The name changed under Sangguniang Panlalawigan (SP) Resolution No. 120-95 on March 20, 1995; ratified on March 10, 1996.

Barangays[edit]

Banna is politically subdivided into 20 barangays.[2]

  • Balioeg
  • Bangsar
  • Barbarangay
  • Bomitog
  • Bugasi
  • Caestebanan
  • Caribquib
  • Catagtaguen
  • Crispina
  • Hilario (Pob.)
  • Imelda
  • Lorenzo (Pob.)
  • Macayepyep
  • Marcos (Pob.)
  • Nagpatayan
  • Valdez
  • Sinamar
  • Tabtabagan
  • Valenciano (Pob.)
  • Binacag
  • DiMasapsapulan

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Banna
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 15,342 —    
1995 15,975 +0.76%
2000 16,704 +0.96%
2007 18,161 +1.16%
2010 19,051 +1.76%
2015 19,438 +0.38%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4][5]

In the 2015 census, the population of Banna, Ilocos Norte, was 19,438 people,[3] with a density of 210 inhabitants per square kilometre or 540 inhabitants per square mile.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 11 September 2013. Retrieved 30 September 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: Ilocos Norte". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016. 
  3. ^ a b c d "Region I (Ilocos Region)". Census of Population (2015): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ "Region I (Ilocos Region)". Census of Population and Housing (2010): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  5. ^ "Province of Ilocos Norte". Municipality Population Data. LWUA Research Division. Retrieved 30 September 2013. 

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