Maria, Siquijor

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Maria
Municipality of Maria
Map of Siquijor with Maria highlighted
Map of Siquijor with Maria highlighted
Maria is located in Philippines
Maria
Maria
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 9°11′N 123°38′E / 9.18°N 123.63°E / 9.18; 123.63Coordinates: 9°11′N 123°38′E / 9.18°N 123.63°E / 9.18; 123.63
Country Philippines
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceSiquijor
DistrictLone district of Siquijor
Barangays22 (see Barangays)
Government
[1]
 • TypeSangguniang Bayan
 • MayorMeynard Asok
 • Vice MayorIvy Samson
 • CongressmanRamon Vicente Rocamora
 • Electorate10,079 voters (2016)
Area
[2]
 • Total53.37 km2 (20.61 sq mi)
Population
(2015 census)[3]
 • Total13,828
 • Density260/km2 (670/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
ZIP code
6229
PSGC
IDD:area code+63 (0)35
Climate typeTropical monsoon climate
Income class5th municipal income class
Revenue (₱)55,237,035.66 (2016)
Native languagesCebuano
Tagalog

Maria is a 5th municipal income class municipality in the province of Siquijor, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 13,828.[3]

Barangays[edit]

Maria comprises 22 barangays:

PSGC Barangay Population ±% p.a.
2015[3] 2010[4]
076104001 Bogo 6.1% 842 739 2.52%
076104002 Bonga 3.7% 506 459 1.87%
076104003 Cabal‑asan 2.8% 387 357 1.55%
076104004 Calunasan 4.6% 634 641 −0.21%
076104005 Candaping A 4.1% 562 448 4.41%
076104006 Candaping B 4.5% 622 591 0.98%
076104007 Cantaroc A 3.2% 448 385 2.93%
076104008 Cantaroc B 3.5% 484 411 3.16%
076104009 Cantugbas 2.8% 386 400 −0.68%
076104010 Lico‑an 3.6% 494 529 −1.29%
076104011 Lilo‑an 10.2% 1,414 1,470 −0.74%
076104013 Logucan 4.4% 615 557 1.90%
076104012 Looc 3.4% 466 528 −2.35%
076104014 Minalulan 5.8% 797 703 2.42%
076104015 Nabutay 6.7% 922 718 4.88%
076104016 Olang 4.8% 659 592 2.06%
076104017 Pisong A 2.4% 329 292 2.30%
076104018 Pisong B 2.0% 274 293 −1.27%
076104019 Poblacion Norte 7.9% 1,089 1,170 −1.36%
076104020 Poblacion Sur 5.2% 716 675 1.13%
076104021 Saguing 5.8% 797 946 −3.21%
076104022 Sawang 2.8% 385 479 −4.07%
Total 13,828 13,383 0.62%

Demographics[edit]

Population of Maria
YearPop.±% p.a.
1903 6,499—    
1918 8,477+1.79%
1939 8,722+0.14%
1948 8,547−0.22%
1960 9,335+0.74%
1970 9,942+0.63%
1975 10,778+1.63%
YearPop.±% p.a.
1980 10,951+0.32%
1990 11,140+0.17%
1995 11,106−0.06%
2000 12,275+2.17%
2007 12,974+0.77%
2010 13,383+1.14%
2015 13,828+0.62%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4][5]


References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipality". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 31 May 2013.
  2. ^ "Province: Siquijor". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016.
  3. ^ a b c d Census of Population (2015). "Region VII (Central Visayas)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016.
  4. ^ a b Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region VII (Central Visayas)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016.
  5. ^ Censuses of Population (1903–2007). "Region VII (Central Visayas)". Table 1. Population Enumerated in Various Censuses by Province/Highly Urbanized City: 1903 to 2007. NSO.