Barili, Cebu

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Barili
Municipality
Poblacion
Poblacion
Map of Cebu with Barili highlighted
Map of Cebu with Barili highlighted
Barili is located in Philippines
Barili
Barili
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 10°07′N 123°31′E / 10.12°N 123.52°E / 10.12; 123.52Coordinates: 10°07′N 123°31′E / 10.12°N 123.52°E / 10.12; 123.52
Country Philippines
Region Central Visayas (Region VII)
Province Cebu
District 3rd district of Cebu
Founded 1632
Barangay 42 (see § Barangays)
Government[1]
 • Type Sangguniang Bayan
 • Mayor Teresito Mariñas (LP)
 • Vice mayor Jose Nemeño
 • Town Council
Area[2]
 • Total 122.21 km2 (47.19 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 73,862
 • Density 600/km2 (1,600/sq mi)
 • Voter (2016)[4] 42,831
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 6036
IDD : area code +63 (0)32
Income class class
PSGC 072210000

Barili is a municipality in the province of Cebu, Philippines.[2] According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 73,862.[3] In the 2016 election, it had 42,831 registered voters.[4]

Barili is located 61 km (38 mi) southwest of Cebu City. It borders on Dumanjug to the south; to the north with Aloguinsan; to the east with Carcar and Sibonga; and to the west lies the Tañon Strait. Its main tourist attraction is the Mantayupan Falls.[5]

Barangays[edit]

Barili comprises 42 barangays:[2]

  • Azucena
  • Bagakay
  • Balao
  • Bolocboloc
  • Budbud
  • Bugtong Kawayan
  • Cabcaban
  • Campangga
  • Dakit
  • Giloctog
  • Guibuangan
  • Giwanon
  • Gunting
  • Hilasgasan
  • Japitan
  • Cagay
  • Kalubihan
  • Kangdampas
  • Candugay
  • Luhod
  • Lupo
  • Luyo
  • Maghanoy
  • Maigang
  • Malolos
  • Mantalongon
  • Mantayupan
  • Mayana
  • Minolos
  • Nabunturan
  • Nasipit
  • Pancil
  • Pangpang
  • Paril
  • Patupat
  • Poblacion
  • San Rafael
  • Santa Ana
  • Sayaw
  • Tal-ot
  • Tubod
  • Vito

History[edit]

The word barili comes from the name of a local grass called balili. The municipality was founded in 1632, though the parish of Barili was established in 1614. A cross was erected by conquistadores on their arrival at 1602, and still exists today.

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Barili
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 47,789 —    
1995 52,060 +1.62%
2000 57,764 +2.25%
2007 60,430 +0.62%
2010 65,524 +2.99%
2015 73,862 +2.31%
Source: National Statistics Office[6][7]

The population in 1903 was 31,617 persons.[8]

In the 2016 election, it had 42,831 registered voters, meaning that 58% of the population are aged 18 and over.[4]

Economy[edit]

The economic output of Barili is mainly rice, maize, bananas, vegetables and coconuts.

Tourism[edit]

Mantayupan Falls are located at 10°6′24″N 123°31′16″E / 10.10667°N 123.52111°E / 10.10667; 123.52111, close to the eastern end of the Carcar—Barili Road where it connects to the national highway. The falls are approximately 61 metres (200 ft) high but do not have a direct descent. Pools at various heights flow into the basin. The waterfall is one of three main tourist attractions in the interior barangays of Barili.[5][9]

Images[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipality". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 31 May 2013. 
  2. ^ a b c "Municipal: Barili, Cebu". PSA. Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 8 January 2016. 
  3. ^ a b PSA; Census of Population (2015), "Region VII (CENTRAL VISAYAS)", Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay, retrieved 20 June 2016 
  4. ^ a b c "2016 National and Local Elections Statistics". Commission on Elections. 2016. 
  5. ^ a b Cabigas 2011.
  6. ^ PSA; Census of Population (2010), "Region VII (CENTRAL VISAYAS)", Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay, retrieved 29 June 2016 
  7. ^ NSO; Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007), "Region VII (CENTRAL VISAYAS)", Total Population by Province, City and Municipality, archived from the original on 24 June 2011 
  8. ^ Wikisource-logo.svg Chisholm, Hugh, ed. (1911). "Barili". Encyclopædia Britannica (11th ed.). Cambridge University Press. 
  9. ^ Cebu.gov

Sources[edit]

  • Pace, Azucena (2009). Barili The Town The People The Years, A History. Cebu: Local Government Unit of Barili, Cebu. ISBN 978-9719441601. 

External links[edit]

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