Barira, Maguindanao

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Barira
Municipality
Map of Maguindanao showing the location of Barira
Map of Maguindanao showing the location of Barira
Barira is located in Philippines
Barira
Barira
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 07°29′N 124°18′E / 7.483°N 124.300°E / 7.483; 124.300Coordinates: 07°29′N 124°18′E / 7.483°N 124.300°E / 7.483; 124.300
Country  Philippines
Region Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
Province Maguindanao
Barangays 14
Government[1]
 • Mayor Abdulradzak Tomawis
Area
 • Total 392.61 km2 (151.59 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[2]
 • Total 30,004
 • Density 76/km2 (200/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 9614
IDD:area code +63 (0)64
Income class 4th municipal income class
PSGC 153818000
Electorate 12,934 voters as of 2016
Website www.barira.gov.ph

Barira is a 4th class municipality in the province of Maguindanao, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 30,004 people.[2]

The town was part of the province of Shariff Kabunsuan from October 2006 until its nullification by the Supreme Court in July 2008.

Barangays[edit]

Barira is politically subdivided into 14 barangays.

  • Barira (Pob.)
  • Bualan
  • Gadung
  • Korosoyan
  • Lamin
  • Liong
  • Lipa
  • Lipawan
  • Marang
  • Nabalawag
  • Panggao
  • Rominimbang
  • Togaig
  • Minabay

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Barira
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 16,858 —    
1995 17,825 +1.05%
2000 18,296 +0.56%
2007 27,607 +5.84%
2010 19,686 −11.58%
2015 30,004 +8.35%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[2][3][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 1 July 2013. Retrieved 5 September 2013. 
  2. ^ a b c "ARMM - Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao". Census of Population (2015): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  3. ^ "ARMM - Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao". Census of Population and Housing (2010): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  4. ^ "ARMM - Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao". Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007): Total Population by Province, City and Municipality (Report). NSO. Archived from the original on 11 November 2011. 

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