Languyan, Tawi-Tawi

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Languyan
Municipality
Map of Tawi-Tawi with Languyan highlighted
Map of Tawi-Tawi with Languyan highlighted
Languyan is located in Philippines
Languyan
Languyan
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 05°16′N 120°05′E / 5.267°N 120.083°E / 5.267; 120.083Coordinates: 05°16′N 120°05′E / 5.267°N 120.083°E / 5.267; 120.083
Country Philippines
Region Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
Province Tawi-Tawi
District Lone district of Tawi-Tawi
Barangays 20
Government[1]
 • Mayor Yshmael Sali
Area
 • Total 581.20 km2 (224.40 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[2]
 • Total 33,494
 • Density 58/km2 (150/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 7509
IDD:area code +63 (0)68
Income class 1st municipal income class
PSGC 157009000
Electorate 15,541 voters as of 2016
Website www.languyan.gov.ph

Languyan is a first class municipality in the province of Tawi-Tawi, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 33,494 people.[2]

Barangays[edit]

Languyan is politically subdivided into 20 barangays.

  • Bakong
  • Bas-bas Proper
  • Basnunuk
  • Darussalam
  • Languyan Proper (Pob.)
  • Maraning
  • Simalak
  • Tuhog-Tuhog
  • Tumahubong
  • Tumbagaan
  • Parang Pantay
  • Adnin
  • Bakaw-bakaw
  • BasLikud
  • Jakarta (Lookan Latuan)
  • Kalupag
  • Kiniktal
  • Marang-marang
  • Sikullis
  • Tubig Dakula (Bohe Mahiya)

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Languyan
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1980 16,269 —    
1990 31,984 +6.99%
1995 32,738 +0.44%
2000 42,040 +5.51%
2007 51,377 +2.80%
2010 42,690 −6.52%
2015 33,494 −4.51%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[2][3][4][5]

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 c Census of Population (2015). "ARMM - Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  3. ^ 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. 
  4. ^ Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007). "ARMM - Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao". Total Population by Province, City and Municipality. NSO. Archived from the original on 11 November 2011. 
  5. ^ "Province of Tawi‑tawi". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 

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