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 (2010)
 • Total 16,295
 • Density 35/km2 (92/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 9608
Dialing code +63 (0)64
Income class 6th

Datu Hoffer Ampatuan is a 6th class municipality in the province of Maguindanao, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 16,295 people in 7,000 households.

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,[2] 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, Maguindanao
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
2010 16,295 —    
Source: National Statistics Office[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 1 July 2013. Retrieved 5 September 2013. 
  2. ^ "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. 
  3. ^ "Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay: as of May 1, 2010". 2010 Census of Population and Housing. National Statistics Office. Retrieved 6 October 2013. 

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