Ivisan, Capiz

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Ivisan
Municipality
Ivisan market
Ivisan market
Map of Capiz with Ivisan highlighted
Map of Capiz with Ivisan highlighted
Ivisan is located in Philippines
Ivisan
Ivisan
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 11°31′N 122°41′E / 11.52°N 122.68°E / 11.52; 122.68Coordinates: 11°31′N 122°41′E / 11.52°N 122.68°E / 11.52; 122.68
Country Philippines
Region Western Visayas (Region VI)
Province Capiz
Legislative district 2nd district of Capiz
Barangays 15
Government[1]
 • Mayor Felipe Neri N. Yap
Area[2]
 • Total 54.2 km2 (20.9 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 29,055
 • Density 540/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 5805
IDD:area code +63 (0)36
Website www.ivisan.gov.ph

Ivisan is a fourth class municipality in the province of Capiz, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 29,055 people.[3]. Ivisan is 16 kilometres (9.9 mi) from the provincial capital, Roxas City. The roads going to Kalibo and Iloilo City are within the town proper.

The current mayor is Felipe Yap who won in the 2007 elections. He is the brother of former Ivisan mayor Noel Yap (who finished all three terms) and the son of former mayor Amelia Yap who only finished two terms as mayor.

Barangays[edit]

Ivisan is politically subdivided into 15 barangays.[2]

  • Agmalobo
  • Agustin Navarra (Agumang - ang)
  • Balaring
  • Basiao
  • Cabugao
  • Cudian
  • Ilaya-Ivisan (Yabton)
  • Malocloc Norte
  • Malocloc Sur (Mahayag)
  • Matnog
  • Mianay
  • Ondoy
  • Poblacion Norte
  • Poblacion Sur
  • Santa Cruz

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Ivisan
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1903 4,606 —    
1918 4,418 −0.28%
1939 6,369 +1.76%
1948 7,678 +2.10%
1960 10,627 +2.75%
1970 13,593 +2.49%
1975 15,374 +2.50%
1980 17,414 +2.52%
1990 21,510 +2.14%
1995 22,720 +1.03%
2000 24,256 +1.41%
2007 25,882 +0.90%
2010 26,763 +1.23%
2015 29,055 +1.58%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4][5][6]

In the 2015 census, the population of Ivisan was 29,055 people,[3] with a density of 540 inhabitants per square kilometre or 1,400 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 Census of Population (2015). "Region VI (Western Visayas)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region VI (Western Visayas)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  5. ^ Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007). "Region VI (Western Visayas)". Total Population by Province, City and Municipality. NSO. Archived from the original on 24 June 2011. 
  6. ^ "Province of Capiz". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 

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