Gitagum, Misamis Oriental

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Gitagum
Municipality
Municipality of Gitagum
Map of Misamis Oriental with Gitagum highlighted
Map of Misamis Oriental with Gitagum highlighted
Gitagum is located in Philippines
Gitagum
Gitagum
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 8°36′N 124°24′E / 8.6°N 124.4°E / 8.6; 124.4Coordinates: 8°36′N 124°24′E / 8.6°N 124.4°E / 8.6; 124.4
Country  Philippines
Region Northern Mindanao (Region X)
Province Misamis Oriental
District 2nd District
Founded June 8, 1961
Barangays 11 (see Barangays)
Government[1]
 • Type Sangguniang Bayan
 • Mayor Rodolfo Buray
 • Electorate 13,077 voters (2016)
Area[2]
 • Total 43.40 km2 (16.76 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 16,373
 • Density 380/km2 (980/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 9020
PSGC 104309000
IDD:area code +63 (0)88
Climate type tropical climate
Income class 5th municipal income class
Website www.gitagummisor.gov.ph

Gitagum, officially the Municipality of Gitagum, is a 5th class municipality in the province of Misamis Oriental, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 16,373 people.[3]

Barangays[edit]

Gitagum is politically subdivided into 11 barangays.

  • Burnay
  • Carlos P. Garcia
  • Cogon
  • Gregorio Pelaez (Lagutay)
  • Kilangit
  • Matangad
  • Pangayawan
  • Poblacion
  • Quezon
  • Tala-o
  • Ulab

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Gitagum
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1970 8,000 —    
1975 9,288 +3.04%
1980 9,639 +0.74%
1990 10,994 +1.32%
1995 11,327 +0.56%
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
2000 13,522 +3.87%
2007 14,391 +0.86%
2010 16,098 +4.16%
2015 16,373 +0.32%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4][5][6]

In the 2015 census, the population of Gitagum was 16,373 people,[3] with a density of 380 inhabitants per square kilometre or 980 inhabitants per square mile.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipality". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 31 May 2013. 
  2. ^ "Province: Misamis Oriental". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016. 
  3. ^ a b c d Census of Population (2015). "Region X (Northern Mindanao)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region X (Northern Mindanao)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  5. ^ Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007). "Region X (Northern Mindanao)". Total Population by Province, City and Municipality. NSO. Archived from the original on 24 June 2011. 
  6. ^ "Province of Misamis Oriental". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 

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