Mapanas, Northern Samar

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Mapanas
Municipality
Municipality of Mapanas
Official seal of Mapanas
Seal
Map of Northern Samar with Mapanas highlighted
Map of Northern Samar with Mapanas highlighted
Mapanas is located in Philippines
Mapanas
Mapanas
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 12°28′30″N 125°15′14″E / 12.475°N 125.254°E / 12.475; 125.254Coordinates: 12°28′30″N 125°15′14″E / 12.475°N 125.254°E / 12.475; 125.254
Country  Philippines
Region Eastern Visayas (Region VIII)
Province Northern Samar
District 2nd District
Barangays 13 (see Barangays)
Government[1]
 • Type Sangguniang Bayan
 • Mayor Francis John L. Tejano
 • Electorate 10,519 voters (2016)
Area[2]
 • Total 117.85 km2 (45.50 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 14,025
 • Density 120/km2 (310/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Mapanasnon
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 6412
PSGC 084812000
IDD:area code +63 (0)55
Climate type tropical rainforest climate
Income class 5th municipal income class
Website elgu.ncc.gov.ph/ecommunity/mapanas-nsamar/

Mapanas is a fifth class municipality in the province of Northern Samar, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 14,025 people.

Barangays[edit]

Mapanas is politically subdivided into 13 barangays.

  • Burgos
  • Jubasan
  • Magsaysay
  • Magtaon
  • Del Norte (Pob.)
  • Del Sur (Pob.)
  • Quezon
  • San Jose
  • Siljagon
  • Naparasan
  • E. Laodenio (Pob.)
  • Manaybanay (Pob.)
  • Santa Potenciana (Pob.)

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Mapanas
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1970 5,716 —    
1975 6,669 +3.14%
1980 5,549 −3.61%
1990 7,553 +3.13%
1995 9,377 +4.14%
2000 11,151 +3.78%
2007 12,221 +1.27%
2010 12,423 +0.60%
2015 14,025 +2.34%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4][5][6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipality". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 31 May 2013. 
  2. ^ "Province: Northern Samar". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016. 
  3. ^ a b Census of Population (2015). "Region VIII (Eastern Visayas)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region VIII (Eastern Visayas)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  5. ^ Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007). "Region VIII (Eastern Visayas)". Total Population by Province, City and Municipality. NSO. Archived from the original on 24 June 2011. 
  6. ^ "Province of Northern Samar". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 

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