Pandag, Maguindanao

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Pandag
Municipality
Municipality of Pandag
Pandag is located in Philippines
Pandag
Pandag
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 6°47′N 124°48′E / 6.78°N 124.8°E / 6.78; 124.8Coordinates: 6°47′N 124°48′E / 6.78°N 124.8°E / 6.78; 124.8
Country  Philippines
Region Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
Province Maguindanao
District 2nd District
Founded December 30, 2006
Barangays 8 (see Barangays)
Government[1]
 • Type Sangguniang Bayan
 • Mayor Zihan M. Mangudadatu
 • Electorate 6,985 voters (2016)
Area[2]
 • Total 85.31 km2 (32.94 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 25,057
 • Density 290/km2 (760/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 9616
PSGC 153833000
IDD:area code +63 (0)64
Climate type Tropical climate
Income class 6th municipal income class
Revenue (₱) 2,111,294.69 (2016)

Pandag, officially the Municipality of Pandag, is a 6th class municipality in the province of Maguindanao, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 25,057 people.[3]

It was created out of 8 barangays of Buluan, Maguindanao, by virtue of Muslim Mindanao Autonomy Act No. 203,[4] which was subsequently ratified in a plebiscite held on December 30, 2006.

Barangays[edit]

Pandag is politically subdivided into 8 barangays.

  • Kabuling
  • Kayaga
  • Kayupo (Cuyapo)
  • Lepak
  • Lower Dilag
  • Malangit
  • Pandag
  • Upper Dilag

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Pandag
YearPop.±% p.a.
2007 20,557—    
2010 13,795−13.51%
2015 25,057+12.03%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][5][6][7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipality". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 31 May 2013. 
  2. ^ "Province: Maguindanao". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016. 
  3. ^ a b c Census of Population (2015). "ARMM – Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ "Muslim Mindanao Autonomy Act No. 203; An Act Creating Municipality of Pandag 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. 
  5. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "ARMM – Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  6. ^ Censuses of Population (1903–2007). "ARMM – Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao". Table 1. Population Enumerated in Various Censuses by Province/Highly Urbanized City: 1903 to 2007. NSO. 
  7. ^ "Province of Maguindanao". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 

External links[edit]