Datu Hoffer Ampatuan, Maguindanao

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Datu Hoffer Ampatuan
Municipality
Location in Maguindanao
Location in Maguindanao
Datu Hoffer Ampatuan is located in Philippines
Datu Hoffer Ampatuan
Datu Hoffer Ampatuan
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 6°52′0.01″N 124°27′0″E / 6.8666694°N 124.45000°E / 6.8666694; 124.45000Coordinates: 6°52′0.01″N 124°27′0″E / 6.8666694°N 124.45000°E / 6.8666694; 124.45000
Country  Philippines
Region Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
Province Maguindanao
Barangays 11
Government[1]
 • Mayor Bongbong M. Ampatuan
Area
 • Total 461.10 km2 (178.03 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[2]
 • Total 25,012
 • Density 54/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 9608
IDD:area code +63 (0)64
PSGC 153835000
Electorate 5,788 voters as of 2016

Datu Hoffer Ampatuan is a 6th class municipality in the province of Maguindanao, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 25,012 people.[2]

It was created out of 9 barangays from the municipality of Shariff Aguak, and portions of 2 barangays from Datu Unsay, by virtue of Muslim Mindanao Autonomy Act No. 220,[3] which was subsequently ratified in a plebiscite held on July 30, 2009.

Barangays[edit]

Datu Hoffer Ampatuan is politically subdivided into 11 barangays.

  • Kubentong
  • Labu-labu I
  • Labu-labu II
  • Limpongo
  • Macalag
  • Sayap
  • Taib
  • Talibadok
  • Tuayan
  • Tuayan I
  • Tuntungan

Demographics[edit]

Population census of
Datu Hoffer Ampatuan
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
2010 16,295 —    
2015 25,012 +8.50%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[2][4][5][6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 1 July 2013. Retrieved 5 September 2013. 
  2. ^ a b c Census of Population (2015). "ARMM - Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  3. ^ "Muslim Mindanao Autonomy Act No. xxx; An Act Creating the Municipality of Datu Hoffer in the Province of Maguindanao, Providing Funds therefor, and for Other Purposes." (PDF). Regional Legislative Assembly, Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao. Retrieved 27 January 2016. 
  4. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "ARMM - Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  5. ^ Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007). "ARMM - Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao". Total Population by Province, City and Municipality. NSO. Archived from the original on 11 November 2011. 
  6. ^ "Province of Maguindanao". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 

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