Danglas, Abra

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Danglas
Municipality
Official seal of Danglas
Seal
Map of Abra showing the location of Danglas
Location within Abra province
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 of Abra
Barangays 7 (see Barangays)
Government[1]
 • Type Sangguniang Bayan
 • Mayor Esther B. Bernos
Area[2]
 • Total 156.02 km2 (60.24 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 4,192
 • Density 27/km2 (70/sq mi)
 • Voter(2016)[4] 2,888
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 2825
IDD:area code +63 (0)74
Income class 5th class
PSGC 140106000

Danglas, officially the Municipality of Danglas (Ilocano: Ili ti Danglas, Filipino: Bayan ng Danglas), is a municipality in the province of Abra in the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) of the Philippines. The population was 4,192 at the 2015 census.[3] In the 2016 electoral roll, it had 2,888 registered voters.[4]

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.[5]


PSGC Barangay Population ±% p.a.
2015[3] 2010[6]
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
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 3,042 —    
1995 4,285 +6.63%
2000 4,144 −0.71%
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
2007 5,411 +3.75%
2010 4,734 −4.75%
2015 4,192 −2.29%

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

In the 2016 electoral roll, it had 2,888 registered voters.[4]

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 "Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR)". 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. ^ "Municipal: Danglas, Abra". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 8 January 2016. 
  6. ^ a b "Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR)". Census of Population and Housing (2010): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  7. ^ "Province of Abra". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 
  8. ^ "Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR)". Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007): Total Population by Province, City and Municipality (Report). NSO. Archived from the original on 24 June 2011. 

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