Banna, Ilocos Norte

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Banna
Municipality of Banna
Map of Ilocos Norte with Banna highlighted
Map of Ilocos Norte with Banna highlighted
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
RegionIlocos Region (Region I)
ProvinceIlocos Norte
District2nd District
Founded1913
Barangays20 (see Barangays)
Government
[1]
 • TypeSangguniang Bayan
 • MayorCarlito A. Abadilla II
 • Electorate11,658 voters (2016)
Area
[2]
 • Total92.73 km2 (35.80 sq mi)
Population
(2015 census)[3]
 • Total19,438
 • Density210/km2 (540/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
ZIP code
2908
PSGC
IDD:area code+63 (0)77
Climate typeTropical monsoon climate
Income class4th municipal income class
Revenue (₱)122,967,317.57 (2016)
Native languagesIlocano
Tagalog
Websitewww.banna.gov.ph

Banna, officially the Municipality of Banna, is a 4th 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 (Poblacion)
  • Imelda
  • Lorenzo (Poblacion)
  • Macayepyep
  • Marcos (Poblacion)
  • Nagpatayan
  • Valdez
  • Sinamar
  • Tabtabagan
  • Valenciano (Poblacion)
  • Binacag

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Banna
YearPop.±% p.a.
1903 4,015—    
1918 6,639+3.41%
1939 7,608+0.65%
1948 8,611+1.39%
1960 9,972+1.23%
1970 11,671+1.58%
1975 12,434+1.28%
1980 12,887+0.72%
1990 15,342+1.76%
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][6]

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. ^ "Municipality". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 31 May 2013.
  2. ^ a b "Province: Ilocos Norte". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016.
  3. ^ a b c d Census of Population (2015). "Region I (Ilocos Region)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016.
  4. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region I (Ilocos Region)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016.
  5. ^ Censuses of Population (1903–2007). "Region I (Ilocos Region)". Table 1. Population Enumerated in Various Censuses by Province/Highly Urbanized City: 1903 to 2007. NSO.
  6. ^ "Province of Ilocos Norte". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016.

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