Dagohoy, Bohol

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Dagohoy
Municipality
Dagohoy, Bohol
Dagohoy, Bohol
Map of Bohol with Dagohoy highlighted
Map of Bohol with Dagohoy highlighted
Dagohoy is located in Philippines
Dagohoy
Dagohoy
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 9°55′N 124°17′E / 9.92°N 124.28°E / 9.92; 124.28Coordinates: 9°55′N 124°17′E / 9.92°N 124.28°E / 9.92; 124.28
Country Philippines
Province Bohol
District 2nd district of Bohol
Established 21 June 1956
Barangay 15 (see § Barangays)
Government[1]
 • Type Sangguniang Bayan
 • Mayor Sofronio Apat (UNA)
 • Vice mayor Ma Shirley Amodia
 • Town Council
 • Representative Erico Aristotle Aumentado
Area[2]
 • Total 77.59 km2 (29.96 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 19,158
 • Density 250/km2 (640/sq mi)
 • Voter(2016)[4] 11,228
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 6322
IDD:area code +63 (0)38
Income class 5th class
PSGC 071217000

Dagohoy is a 5th municipal income class municipality in the province of Bohol, Philippines.[2] According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 19,158.[3] In the 2016 electoral roll, it had 11,228 registered voters.[4]

History[edit]

On 21 June 1956, the municipality of Dagohoy was created. Camilo Calceta was the first mayor.[5] The barrios constituting the new municipality were:[5]

From the municipality of Carmen
1. Colonia 3. San Vicente 5. Can-oling
2. La Esperanza 4. Villa Aurora
From the municipality of Sierra Bullones
1. Caluasan 2. San Miguel 3. Candelaria
From the municipality of Trinidad
1. Mahayag 2. Malitbog 3. Cagawasan
4. Sto. Rosario
From the municipality of Ubay
1. Babag

Barangays[edit]

Dagohoy comprises 15 barangays:

PSGC Barangay Population ±% p.a.
2015[3] 2010[6]
071217001 Babag 6.7% 1,278 1,388 −1.56%
071217005 Cagawasan 4.9% 948 1,044 −1.82%
071217006 Cagawitan 3.5% 665 612 1.59%
071217007 Caluasan 9.9% 1,892 1,816 0.78%
071217002 Can‑oling 4.0% 772 985 −4.53%
071217003 Candelaria 5.5% 1,057 1,006 0.95%
071217004 Estaca 2.8% 537 538 −0.04%
071217008 La Esperanza 5.2% 997 1,085 −1.60%
071217009 Mahayag 5.3% 1,016 987 0.55%
071217010 Malitbog 8.5% 1,633 1,509 1.52%
071217011 Poblacion 14.1% 2,692 2,646 0.33%
071217012 San Miguel 14.4% 2,754 2,819 −0.44%
071217013 San Vicente 7.2% 1,386 1,374 0.17%
071217014 Santa Cruz 4.7% 891 850 0.90%
071217015 Villa Aurora 2.4% 456 443 0.55%
Total 19,158 18,868 0.29%

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Dagohoy
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 13,121 —    
1995 13,943 +1.15%
2000 16,845 +4.14%
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
2007 18,311 +1.16%
2010 18,868 +1.10%
2015 19,158 +0.29%
Source: Philippine Statistics Office[3][6][7]

In the 2016 electoral roll, it had 11,228 registered voters, meaning that 59% of the population are aged 18 and over.[4]

Dagohoy public market

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipality". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 31 May 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Municipal: Dagohoy, Bohol". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 8 January 2016. 
  3. ^ a b c d "Region VII (Central Visayas)". Census of Population (2015): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ a b c "2016 National and Local Elections Statistics". Commission on Elections. 2016. 
  5. ^ a b Executive Order No. 184 of 21 June 1956 CREATING THE MUNICIPALITY OF DAGOHOY IN THE PROVINCE OF BOHOL
  6. ^ a b "Region VII (Central Visayas)". Census of Population and Housing (2010): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  7. ^ "Region VII (Central Visayas)". Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007): Total Population by Province, City and Municipality (Report). NSO. Archived from the original on 24 June 2011. 

External links[edit]

  • Municipality of Dagohoy
  • Dagohoy
  • Apalisok, Simplicio, Bohol With Tears Book 2. (Surigao BB Press: 1992)
  • Tirol, Lumin "History of Bohol from Pre-Hispanaic Up to 1971". Doctoral Dissertation, University of Santo Tomas, 1975.