Diffun

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Diffun
Municipality of Diffun
The Diffun Municipal Hall in 2018
The Diffun Municipal Hall in 2018
Official seal of Diffun
Seal
Map of Quirino with Diffun highlighted
Map of Quirino with Diffun highlighted
Diffun is located in Philippines
Diffun
Diffun
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 16°36′N 121°28′E / 16.6°N 121.47°E / 16.6; 121.47Coordinates: 16°36′N 121°28′E / 16.6°N 121.47°E / 16.6; 121.47
Country Philippines
RegionCagayan Valley (Region II)
ProvinceQuirino
DistrictLone District
Barangays33 (see Barangays)
Government
[1]
 • TypeSangguniang Bayan
 • MayorMarlo S. Guillermo
 • Electorate27,546 voters (2016)
Area
[2]
 • Total320.10 km2 (123.59 sq mi)
Population
(2015 census)[3]
 • Total52,569
 • Density160/km2 (430/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
ZIP code
3401
PSGC
IDD:area code+63 (0)78
Climate typeTropical rainforest climate
Income class2nd municipal income class
Revenue (₱)146,153,738.46 (2016)
Native languagesIlocano
Ilongot
Tagalog
Websitewww.diffun-quirino.gov.ph

Diffun, officially the Municipality of Diffun, is a 2nd class municipality in the province of Quirino, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 52,569 people.[3]

Commercial establishments proliferated along the provincial road due to its proximity to Santiago City as the main commercial hub of the region.

Barangays[edit]

Diffun is politically subdivided into 33 barangays.

  • Andres Bonifacio (Poblacion)
  • Aurora East (Poblacion)
  • Aurora West (Poblacion)
  • Baguio Village
  • Balagbag
  • Bannawag
  • Cajel
  • Campamento
  • Diego Silang
  • Sittio Der-an
  • Don Mariano Perez, Sr.
  • Doña Imelda
  • Dumanisi
  • Gabriela Silang
  • Gulac
  • Guribang
  • Ifugao Village
  • Isidro Paredes
  • Rizal (Poblacion)
  • Liwayway
  • Luttuad
  • Magsaysay
  • Makate
  • Maria Clara
  • Rafael Palma (Don Sergio Osm)
  • Ricarte Norte
  • Ricarte Sur
  • San Antonio
  • San Isidro
  • San Pascual
  • Villa Pascua
  • Aklan Village
  • Gregorio Pimentel
  • Don Faustino Pagaduan

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Diffun
YearPop.±% p.a.
1960 9,106—    
1970 14,233+4.56%
1975 17,811+4.60%
1980 23,086+5.32%
1990 31,266+3.08%
1995 36,048+2.70%
2000 39,489+1.97%
2007 42,958+1.17%
2010 48,501+4.52%
2015 52,569+1.55%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4][5][6]

References[edit]

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

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