Capiznon people

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Capiznon people (Capizeño)
Total population
719,865 (2010) [1]
Regions with significant populations
Philippines Philippines
(Capiz, Aklan, Iloilo, and Masbate)
Languages
Visayan (mainly Capiznon, followed by Hiligaynon, also Igbok), Filipino, English and Spanish.
Related ethnic groups
Filipinos (Hiligaynons, Karay-a, Masbateños, other Visayans), Austronesian peoples

The Capiznons or Capizeños refer to the people who are native to or have roots in Roxas City and the province of Capiz, located in the region of Western Visayas in the central section of the Philippines. [2]. located in the region of Western Visayas in the central section of the Philippines. It is located at the northeastern portion of Panay Island.

They are part of the wider Visayan ethnolinguistic group, who constitute the largest Filipino ethnolinguistic group.

Notable Capiznons (Capizeños)[edit]

This list includes people with roots from Capiz.

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Media[edit]

  • Paolo Bediones, Filipino commercial model, television host, journalist, newscaster and radio announcer
  • Kara David, television host and journalist.

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