Northern Kabuntalan, Maguindanao

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Northern Kabuntalan
Municipality
Northern Kabuntalan is located in Philippines
Northern Kabuntalan
Northern Kabuntalan
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 7°8′0″N 124°28′0″E / 7.13333°N 124.46667°E / 7.13333; 124.46667Coordinates: 7°8′0″N 124°28′0″E / 7.13333°N 124.46667°E / 7.13333; 124.46667
Country  Philippines
Region Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
Province Maguindanao
Barangays 11
Government[1]
 • Mayor Muslimin G. Baliwan
Area
 • Total 106.77 km2 (41.22 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[2]
 • Total 25,232
 • Density 240/km2 (610/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 9606
Dialing code +63 (0)64
Income class 5th municipal income class
PSGC 153834000
Electorate 10,538 voters as of 2016

Northern Kabuntalan is a 6th class municipality in the province of Maguindanao, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 25,232 people.[2]

It was created out of 11 barangays of Kabuntalan, by virtue of Muslim Mindanao Autonomy Act No. 205,[3] which was subsequently ratified in a plebiscite held on December 30, 2006. The town was part of the province of Shariff Kabunsuan until its nullification by the Supreme Court in July 2008.

Barangays[edit]

Northern Kabuntalan is politically subdivided into 11 barangays.

  • Balong
  • Damatog
  • Gayonga
  • Guiawa
  • Indatuan
  • Kapimpilan
  • Libungan
  • Montay
  • Paulino Labio
  • Sabaken
  • Tumaguinting

Demographics[edit]

Population census of
Northern Kabuntalan
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
2007 22,170 —    
2010 14,251 −14.86%
2015 25,232 +11.49%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[2][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 "ARMM - Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao". Census of Population (2015): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  3. ^ "Muslim Mindanao Autonomy Act No. 205; An Act Creating the Municipality of Northern Kabuntalan in the Province of Maguindanao, Providing Funds Therefor, and for Other Purposes" (PDF). Regional Legislative Assembly, Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao. Retrieved 27 January 2016. 
  4. ^ "ARMM - Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao". Census of Population and Housing (2010): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  5. ^ "ARMM - Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao". Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007): Total Population by Province, City and Municipality (Report). NSO. Archived from the original on 11 November 2011. 

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