Diffun, Quirino

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Diffun
Municipality
Municipality of Diffun
Diffun Municipal Hall
Diffun Municipal Hall
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
Region Cagayan Valley (Region II)
Province Quirino
District Lone District
Barangays 33 (see Barangays)
Government[1]
 • Type Sangguniang Bayan
 • Mayor Marlo S. Guillermo
 • Electorate 27,546 voters (2016)
Area[2]
 • Total 320.10 km2 (123.59 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 52,569
 • Density 160/km2 (430/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 3401
PSGC 025703000
IDD:area code +63 (0)78
Climate type tropical rainforest climate
Income class 2nd municipal income class
Website www.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 (barangay)|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
Year Pop. ±% 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. ^ Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007). "Region II (Cagayan Valley)". Total Population by Province, City and Municipality. NSO. Archived from the original on 24 June 2011. 
  6. ^ "Province of Quirino". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 

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