Lagayan, Abra

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Lagayan
Municipality
Official seal of Lagayan
Seal
Map of Abra showing the location of Lagayan
Map of Abra with Lagayan highlighted
Lagayan is located in Philippines
Lagayan
Lagayan
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 17°43′N 120°43′E / 17.72°N 120.71°E / 17.72; 120.71Coordinates: 17°43′N 120°43′E / 17.72°N 120.71°E / 17.72; 120.71
Country  Philippines
Region Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
Province Abra
District Lone District of Abra
Barangays 5 (see Barangays)
Government[1]
 • Type Sangguniang Bayan
 • Mayor Jendricks Seares Luna
 • Electorate 2,816 voters (2016)
Area[2]
 • Total 215.97 km2 (83.39 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 4,499
 • Density 21/km2 (54/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 2824
PSGC 140111000
IDD:area code +63 (0)74
Income class 5th municipal income class

Lagayan, officially the Municipality of Lagayan (Ilocano: Ili ti Lagayan, Filipino: Bayan ng Lagayan), is a municipality in the province of Abra in the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) of the Philippines. The population was 4,499 at the 2015 census.[3] In the 2016 electoral roll, it had 2,816 registered voters.[4]

Geography[edit]

Lagayan is located at 17°43′N 120°43′E / 17.72°N 120.71°E / 17.72; 120.71.

According to the Philippine Statistics Authority, the municipality has a land area of 215.97 square kilometres (83.39 sq mi)[2] constituting 5.19% of the 4,165.25-square-kilometre- (1,608.21 sq mi) total area of Abra.

Barangays[edit]

Lagayan is politically subdivided into 5 barangays.[5]


PSGC Barangay Population ±% p.a.
2015[3] 2010[6]
140111002 Ba-i 18.6% 839 851 −0.27%
140111004 Collago 23.6% 1,064 1,049 +0.27%
140111005 Pang-ot 7.4% 332 366 −1.84%
140111006 Poblacion 28.4% 1,278 1,236 +0.64%
140111007 Pulot 21.9% 986 975 +0.21%
Total 4,499 4,477 +0.09%

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Lagayan
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 3,771 —    
1995 3,412 −1.86%
2000 3,894 +2.87%
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
2007 4,134 +0.83%
2010 4,477 +2.94%
2015 4,499 +0.09%

In the 2015 census, Lagayan had a population of 4,499.[3] The population density was 21 inhabitants per square kilometre (54/sq mi).

In the 2016 electoral roll, it had 2,816 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 "Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR)". Census of Population (2015): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ a b "2016 National and Local Elections Statistics". Commission on Elections. 2016. 
  5. ^ "Municipal: Lagayan, Abra". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 8 January 2016. 
  6. ^ a b "Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR)". Census of Population and Housing (2010): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  7. ^ "Province of Abra". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 
  8. ^ "Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR)". Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007): Total Population by Province, City and Municipality (Report). NSO. Archived from the original on 24 June 2011. 

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