Indanan, Sulu

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Indanan
Municipality
Municipality of Indanan
Official seal of Indanan
Seal
Map of Sulu with Indanan highlighted
Map of Sulu with Indanan highlighted
Indanan is located in Philippines
Indanan
Indanan
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 6°00′N 120°58′E / 6°N 120.97°E / 6; 120.97Coordinates: 6°00′N 120°58′E / 6°N 120.97°E / 6; 120.97
Country  Philippines
Region Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
Province Sulu
District 1st District
Barangays 34 (see Barangays)
Government[1]
 • Type Sangguniang Bayan
 • Mayor Saripuddin Jikiri
 • Electorate 31,011 voters (2016)
Area[2]
 • Total 170.72 km2 (65.92 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 80,883
 • Density 470/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+8 (PST)
ZIP code 7407
PSGC 156601000
IDD:area code +63 (0)68
Climate type Tropical climate
Income class 3rd municipal income class
Revenue (₱) 122,969,035.36 (2016)
Native languages Tausug
Tagalog
Website www.indanan.gov.ph

Indanan, officially the Municipality of Indanan, is a 3rd class municipality in the province of Sulu, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 80,883 people.[3]

Barangays[edit]

Indanan is politically subdivided into 34 barangays.

  • Adjid
  • Bangalan
  • Bato-bato
  • Buanza
  • Bud-Taran
  • Bunut
  • Jati-Tunggal
  • Kabbon Maas
  • Kagay
  • Kajatian
  • Kan Islam
  • Kandang Tukay
  • Karawan
  • Katian
  • Kuppong
  • Lambayong
  • Langpas
  • Licup
  • Malimbaya
  • Manggis
  • Manilop
  • Paligue
  • Panabuan
  • Panglima Misuari (Sasak)
  • Pasil
  • Poblacion (Indanan)
  • Sapah Malaum
  • Sawaki
  • Sionogan
  • Tagbak
  • Timbangan
  • Tubig Dakulah
  • Tubig Parang
  • Tumantangis

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Indanan
YearPop.±% p.a.
1918 7,076—    
1939 18,959+4.81%
1948 17,722−0.75%
1960 23,381+2.34%
1970 26,380+1.21%
1975 6,234−25.12%
1980 32,074+38.75%
1990 41,969+2.73%
1995 46,140+1.79%
2000 53,425+3.19%
2007 85,220+6.65%
2010 65,858−8.95%
2015 80,883+3.99%
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: Sulu". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016.
  3. ^ a b c Census of Population (2015). "ARMM – Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016.
  4. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "ARMM – Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016.
  5. ^ Censuses of Population (1903–2007). "ARMM – Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao". Table 1. Population Enumerated in Various Censuses by Province/Highly Urbanized City: 1903 to 2007. NSO.
  6. ^ "Province of Sulu". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016.

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