Danglas, Abra

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Danglas
Municipality
Municipality of Danglas
Official seal of Danglas
Seal
Map of Abra with Danglas highlighted
Map of Abra with Danglas highlighted
Danglas is located in Philippines
Danglas
Danglas
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 17°41′N 120°40′E / 17.68°N 120.66°E / 17.68; 120.66Coordinates: 17°41′N 120°40′E / 17.68°N 120.66°E / 17.68; 120.66
Country  Philippines
Region Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
Province Abra
District Lone District
Barangays 7 (see Barangays)
Government[1]
 • Type Sangguniang Bayan
 • Mayor Poyee Bernos
 • Electorate 2,888 voters (2016)
Area[2]
 • Total 156.02 km2 (60.24 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 4,192
 • Density 27/km2 (70/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+8 (PST)
ZIP code 2825
PSGC 140106000
IDD:area code +63 (0)74
Climate type Tropical rainforest climate
Income class 5th municipal income class
Revenue (₱) 59,173,704.57 (2016)
Native languages Itneg language
Ilocano
Tagalog

Danglas, officially the Municipality of Danglas, (Ilokano: Ili ti Danglas; Tagalog: Bayan ng Danglas), is a 5th class municipality in the province of Abra, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 4,192 people.[3]

Geography[edit]

Danglas is located at 17°41′N 120°40′E / 17.68°N 120.66°E / 17.68; 120.66.

According to the Philippine Statistics Authority, the municipality has a land area of 156.02 square kilometres (60.24 sq mi)[2] constituting 3.75% of the 4,165.25-square-kilometre- (1,608.21 sq mi) total area of Abra.

Barangays[edit]

Danglas is politically subdivided into 7 barangays.[4]


PSGC Barangay Population ±% p.a.
2015[3] 2010[5]
140106001 Abaquid 6.6% 275 423 −7.87%
140106003 Cabaruan 16.1% 673 650 0.66%
140106004 Caupasan (Poblacion) 32.4% 1,359 1,398 −0.54%
140106005 Danglas 8.5% 357 479 −5.44%
140106006 Nagaparan 19.2% 803 819 −0.37%
140106007 Padangitan 9.9% 417 502 −3.47%
140106008 Pangal 7.3% 308 463 −7.47%
Total 4,192 4,734 −2.29%

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Danglas
YearPop.±% p.a.
1918 2,108—    
1939 1,794−0.77%
1948 1,738−0.35%
1960 2,475+2.99%
1970 2,508+0.13%
1975 2,572+0.51%
1980 2,657+0.65%
1990 3,042+1.36%
1995 4,285+6.63%
2000 4,144−0.71%
2007 5,411+3.75%
2010 4,734−4.75%
2015 4,192−2.29%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][5][6][7]

In the 2015 census, Danglas had a population of 4,192.[3] The population density was 27 inhabitants per square kilometre (70/sq mi).


Economy[edit]

The economy of the municipality is heavily dependent on agriculture particularly palay, corn, vegetables and fruits. Other raw materials include rattan and bamboos.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipality". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 31 May 2013.
  2. ^ a b "Province: Abra". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016.
  3. ^ a b c d e Census of Population (2015). "Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016.
  4. ^ "Municipal: Danglas, Abra". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 8 January 2016.
  5. ^ a b Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016.
  6. ^ Censuses of Population (1903–2007). "Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR)". Table 1. Population Enumerated in Various Censuses by Province/Highly Urbanized City: 1903 to 2007. NSO.
  7. ^ "Province of Abra". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016.

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