Dumarao, Capiz

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Dumarao
Municipality
Map of Capiz with Dumarao highlighted
Map of Capiz with Dumarao highlighted
Dumarao is located in Philippines
Dumarao
Dumarao
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 11°16′N 122°41′E / 11.27°N 122.68°E / 11.27; 122.68Coordinates: 11°16′N 122°41′E / 11.27°N 122.68°E / 11.27; 122.68
Country Philippines
Region Western Visayas (Region VI)
Province Capiz
Legislative district 2nd district of Capiz
Barangays 33
Government[1]
 • Mayor Leslie Warren A. Benjamin
Area[2]
 • Total 232.56 km2 (89.79 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 46,157
 • Density 200/km2 (510/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 5812
IDD:area code +63 (0)36
Website www.dumarao.gov.ph

Dumarao is a second class municipality in the province of Capiz, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 46,157 people.[3]

It was founded in 1580 and established by Spaniards under the advocacy of Our Lady of Snows.

Barangays[edit]

Dumarao is politically subdivided into 33 barangays.[2]

  • Agbatuan
  • Aglalana
  • Aglanot
  • Agsirab
  • Alipasiawan
  • Astorga
  • Bayog
  • Bungsuan
  • Calapawan
  • Codingle
  • Cubi
  • Dacuton
  • Dangula
  • Gibato
  • Guinotos
  • Jambad
  • Janguslob
  • Lawaan
  • Malonoy
  • Nagsulang
  • Ongol Ilawod
  • Ongol Ilaya
  • Poblacion Ilawod
  • Poblacion Ilaya
  • Sagrada Familia
  • Salcedo
  • San Juan
  • Sibariwan
  • Tamulalod
  • Taslan
  • Tina
  • Tinaytayan
  • Traciano / Agsalay

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Dumarao
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 36,801 —    
1995 38,037 +0.62%
2000 40,303 +1.25%
2007 42,603 +0.77%
2010 43,986 +1.17%
2015 46,157 +0.92%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4][5]

In the 2015 census, the population of Dumarao was 46,157 people,[3] with a density of 200 inhabitants per square kilometre or 520 inhabitants per square mile.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipalities". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Archived from the original on 25 January 2013. Retrieved 15 February 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: Capiz". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016. 
  3. ^ a b c d "Region VI (WESTERN VISAYAS)". Census of Population (2015): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ "Region VI (WESTERN VISAYAS)". Census of Population and Housing (2010): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  5. ^ "Province of Capiz". Municipality Population Data. LWUA Research Division. Retrieved 16 August 2013. 

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