Governor Generoso, Davao Oriental

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Governor Generoso
Sigaboy
Municipality
Map of Davao Oriental with Governor Generoso highlighted
Map of Davao Oriental with Governor Generoso highlighted
Governor Generoso is located in Philippines
Governor Generoso
Governor Generoso
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 06°39′N 126°04′E / 6.650°N 126.067°E / 6.650; 126.067Coordinates: 06°39′N 126°04′E / 6.650°N 126.067°E / 6.650; 126.067
Country Philippines
Region Davao Region (Region XI)
Province Davao Oriental
District 2nd District of Davao Oriental
Barangays 20
Government[1]
 • Mayor Katrina Joy H. Orencia
Area[2]
 • Total 365.75 km2 (141.22 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 55,109
 • Density 150/km2 (390/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 8210
IDD:area code +63 (0)87
Income class 2nd municipal income class
PSGC 112506000
Electorate 31,377 voters as of 2016
Website www.govgen.gov.ph

Governor Generoso (formerly Sigaboy) is a 2nd class municipality in the province of Davao Oriental, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 55,109 people.[3]

The municipality is named after Sebastian T. Generoso, a former governor of Davao Province.[4][5][6]

Barangays[edit]

Generoso is politically subdivided into 20 barangays.[2]

  • Anitap
  • Crispin Dela Cruz
  • Don Aurelio Chicote
  • Lavigan
  • Luzon
  • Magdug
  • Manuel Roxas
  • Montserrat
  • Nangan
  • Oregon
  • Poblacion (Sigaboy)
  • Pundaguitan
  • Sergio Osmeña
  • Surop
  • Tagabebe
  • Tamban
  • Tandang Sora
  • Tibanban
  • Tiblawan
  • Upper Tibanban

Demographics[edit]

Population census of
Governor Generoso
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1918 6,625 —    
1939 5,254 −1.10%
1948 6,449 +2.30%
1960 21,651 +10.62%
1970 28,329 +2.72%
1975 32,795 +2.98%
1980 34,803 +1.20%
1990 39,857 +1.37%
1995 41,433 +0.73%
2000 42,705 +0.65%
2007 46,745 +1.25%
2010 50,372 +2.76%
2015 55,109 +1.73%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][7][8][9]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 1 July 2013. Retrieved 5 September 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: DAVAO ORIENTAL". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 16 April 2014. 
  3. ^ a b c Census of Population (2015). "Region XI (Davao Region)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ Sibucao, Bernice (August 29, 2014). "A snorkeler’s gem, Governor Generoso: A ‘Biyahe ni Drew’ itinerary". GMA News. Retrieved 25 March 2017. 
  5. ^ "Historical Background". govgen.gov.ph. Official Website of Governor Generoso. Retrieved 25 March 2017. 
  6. ^ Monteverde v. Generoso, G.R. No. 28491, (Supreme Court of the Philippines, September 29, 1928)
  7. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region XI (Davao Region)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  8. ^ Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007). "Region XI (Davao Region)". Total Population by Province, City and Municipality. NSO. Archived from the original on 24 June 2011. 
  9. ^ "Province of Davao Oriental". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 

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