Dagohoy, Bohol

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Dagohoy
Municipality
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
Region Central Visayas (Region VII)
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 Andres Ampoloquio
 • Town Council
Area[1]
 • Total 91.01 km2 (35.14 sq mi)
Population (2010 census)[2]
 • Total 18,868
 • Density 210/km2 (540/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 6322
IDD : area code +63 (0)38
Income class 5th class
PSGC 071217000

Dagohoy is a fifth income class municipality in the province of Bohol, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 18,868.[2]

Barangays[edit]

Dagohoy comprises 15 barangays:

  • Babag
  • Can-oling
  • Candelaria
  • Estaca
  • Cagawasan
  • Cagawitan
  • Caluasan
  • La Esperanza
  • Mahayag
  • Malitbog
  • Poblacion
  • San Miguel
  • San Vicente
  • Santa Cruz
  • Villa Aurora

The municipality[edit]

On June 21, 1956, the Municipality of Dagohoy was created. Camilo Calceta was the first mayor.[3] The barrios constituting the new municipality were:[3]

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. Babas

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Dagohoy
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 13,121 —    
1995 13,943 +1.15%
2000 16,845 +4.14%
2007 18,311 +1.16%
2010 18,868 +1.10%
Source: National Statistics Office[2][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Municipality of Dagohoy". Province of Bohol. Retrieved 2012-09-14. 
  2. ^ a b c "Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay: as of May 1, 2010" (PDF). 2010 Census of Population and Housing. National Statistics Office. Retrieved 1 April 2013. 
  3. ^ a b Executive Order No. 184 of 21 June 1956 CREATING THE MUNICIPALITY OF DAGOHOY IN THE PROVINCE OF BOHOL
  4. ^ "Population and Annual Growth Rates by Province, City and Municipality: Central Visayas: 1995, 2000 and 2007" (PDF). National Statistics Office. Archived from the original (PDF) on 24 June 2011. 
  • Tirol, Lumin "History of Bohol from Pre-Hispanaic Up to 1971". Doctoral Dissertation, University of Santo Tomas, 1975.
  • Ragas, E.L. "Handumanan Sa Mga Punoan Lungsodnon sa 1916-1937 sa Kabisay-an ug Mindanao. (Ragas Bros. Publication, Cebu: 1937).
  • Apalisok, Simplicio, Bohol With Tears Book 2. (Surigao BB Press: 1992)

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