Gainza, Camarines Sur

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Gainza
Municipality
Gainza Municipal Hall
Gainza Municipal Hall
Official seal of Gainza
Seal
Map of Camarines Sur showing the location of Gainza
Map of Camarines Sur showing the location of Gainza
Gainza is located in Philippines
Gainza
Gainza
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 13°37′N 123°09′E / 13.62°N 123.15°E / 13.62; 123.15Coordinates: 13°37′N 123°09′E / 13.62°N 123.15°E / 13.62; 123.15
Country Philippines
Region Bicol (Region V)
Province Camarines Sur
District 2nd district
Barangays 8
Government[1]
 • Mayor Leonardo Agor Sr.
Area[2]
 • Total 14.75 km2 (5.70 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 11,262
 • Density 760/km2 (2,000/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 4412
IDD:area code +63 (0)54
Income class 5th class; partially urban

Gainza is a fifth class municipality in the province of Camarines Sur, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 11,262 people, making it the least populous municipality in the province.[3]

Barangays[edit]

Gainza is politically subdivided into 8 barangays:[2]

  • Cagbunga
  • Dahilig
  • Loob
  • Malbong
  • Namuat
  • Sampaloc
  • District I (poblacion)
  • District II (poblacion)

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Gainza
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 7,095 —    
1995 7,743 +1.65%
2000 8,412 +1.79%
2007 9,404 +1.55%
2010 10,345 +3.53%
2015 11,262 +1.63%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4][5]

In the 2015 census, the population of Gainza, Camarines Sur, was 11,262 people,[3] with a density of 760 inhabitants per square kilometre or 2,000 inhabitants per square mile.

Economy[edit]

Majority of the land is devoted to rice, vegetables and other root crops.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipalities". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Archived from the original on 25 January 2013. Retrieved 3 January 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: CAMARINES SUR". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 3 January 2013. 
  3. ^ a b c d "Region V (Bicol Region)". Census of Population (2015): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ "Region V (Bicol Region)". Census of Population and Housing (2010): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  5. ^ "Province of Camarines Sur". Municipality Population Data. LWUA Research Division. Retrieved 24 July 2013. 

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