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Olutanga is located in Philippines
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates7°22′0″N 122°52′54″E / 7.36667°N 122.88167°E / 7.36667; 122.88167Coordinates: 7°22′0″N 122°52′54″E / 7.36667°N 122.88167°E / 7.36667; 122.88167
Adjacent bodies of waterMoro Gulf
Area194.1 km2 (74.9 sq mi)[1]
Length20 km (12 mi)
Width15 km (9.3 mi)
Coastline89.8 km (55.8 mi)[1]
RegionZamboanga Peninsula
ProvinceZamboanga Sibugay
Population87,078 (2010)[2]
Pop. density448.6 /km2 (1,161.9 /sq mi)

Olutanga is a Philippine island in the Moro Gulf, part of Zamboanga Sibugay Province. It is separated from the Zamboanga Peninsula by a narrow channel and Tantanang Bay.

Olutanga, with an area of 194.1 square kilometres (74.9 sq mi), is the largest island in the Moro Gulf and the 34th largest island of the Philippines. It has a shoreline length of 89.8 kilometres (55.8 mi).[1]

The island is subdivided into 3 municipalities (Mabuhay, Talusan, and the namesake Olutanga), and has a total population of 87,078 people.[2]

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  1. ^ a b c "Islands of Philippines". Island Directory. United Nations Environment Programme. Retrieved 5 September 2014.
  2. ^ a b "Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay: as of May 1, 2010" (PDF). 2010 Census of Population and Housing. National Statistics Office. Retrieved 5 August 2014.

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