Lagangilang, Abra

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Lagangilang
Municipality
Official seal of Lagangilang
Seal
Map of Abra showing the location of Lagangilang
Map of Abra with Lagangilang highlighted
Lagangilang is located in Philippines
Lagangilang
Lagangilang
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 17°37′N 120°44′E / 17.61°N 120.73°E / 17.61; 120.73Coordinates: 17°37′N 120°44′E / 17.61°N 120.73°E / 17.61; 120.73
Country  Philippines
Region Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
Province Abra
District Lone District of Abra
Barangays 17 (see Barangays)
Government[1]
 • Type Sangguniang Bayan
 • Mayor Patrocinio B. Abaya Jr.
 • Electorate 8,717 voters (2016)
Area[2]
 • Total 101.44 km2 (39.17 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 14,255
 • Density 140/km2 (360/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 2802
PSGC 140110000
IDD:area code +63 (0)74
Income class 5th municipal income class

Lagangilang, officially the Municipality of Lagangilang (Ilocano: Ili ti Lagangilang, Filipino: Bayan ng Lagangilang), is a municipality in the province of Abra in the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) of the Philippines. The population was 14,255 at the 2015 census.[3] In the 2016 electoral roll, it had 8,717 registered voters.[4]

Geography[edit]

Lagangilang is located at 17°37′N 120°44′E / 17.61°N 120.73°E / 17.61; 120.73.

According to the Philippine Statistics Authority, the municipality has a land area of 101.44 square kilometres (39.17 sq mi)[2] constituting 2.44% of the 4,165.25-square-kilometre- (1,608.21 sq mi) total area of Abra.

Barangays[edit]

Lagangilang is politically subdivided into 17 barangays.[5]


PSGC Barangay Population ±% p.a.
2015[3] 2010[6]
140110001 Aguet 1.9% 268 288 −1.36%
140110002 Bacooc 2.6% 369 379 −0.51%
140110003 Balais 3.1% 448 533 −3.25%
140110004 Cayapa 6.3% 899 992 −1.86%
140110005 Dalaguisen 5.9% 835 840 −0.11%
140110006 Laang 5.3% 753 797 −1.08%
140110007 Lagben 3.2% 452 397 2.50%
140110008 Laguiben 6.6% 947 944 0.06%
140110009 Nagtipulan 8.8% 1,258 1,209 0.76%
140110010 Nagtupacan 8.3% 1,177 1,059 2.03%
140110011 Paganao 2.6% 376 342 1.82%
140110012 Pawa 2.5% 358 360 −0.11%
140110013 Poblacion 10.4% 1,488 1,473 0.19%
140110014 Presentar 5.5% 783 725 1.48%
140110015 San Isidro 10.5% 1,501 1,415 1.13%
140110016 Tagodtod 13.1% 1,863 1,617 2.73%
140110017 Taping 3.4% 480 454 1.07%
Total 14,255 13,824 0.59%

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Lagangilang
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1918 4,851 —    
1939 5,135 +0.27%
1948 5,450 +0.66%
1960 6,762 +1.81%
1970 8,905 +2.79%
1975 8,532 −0.85%
1980 9,466 +2.10%
1990 11,248 +1.74%
1995 12,023 +1.26%
2000 12,073 +0.09%
2007 13,490 +1.54%
2010 13,824 +0.89%
2015 14,255 +0.59%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][6][7][8]

In the 2015 census, Lagangilang had a population of 14,255.[3] The population density was 140 inhabitants per square kilometre (360/sq mi).

In the 2016 electoral roll, it had 8,717 registered voters.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipality". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 31 May 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: Abra". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016. 
  3. ^ a b c d e Census of Population (2015). "Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ a b "2016 National and Local Elections Statistics". Commission on Elections. 2016. 
  5. ^ "Municipal: Lagangilang, Abra". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 8 January 2016. 
  6. ^ a b Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  7. ^ Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007). "Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR)". Total Population by Province, City and Municipality. NSO. Archived from the original on 24 June 2011. 
  8. ^ "Province of Abra". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 

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