Panitan, Capiz

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Panitan
Municipality
Map of Capiz with Panitan highlighted
Map of Capiz with Panitan highlighted
Panitan is located in Philippines
Panitan
Panitan
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 11°28′N 122°46′E / 11.47°N 122.77°E / 11.47; 122.77Coordinates: 11°28′N 122°46′E / 11.47°N 122.77°E / 11.47; 122.77
Country Philippines
Region Western Visayas (Region VI)
Province Capiz
Legislative district 1st district of Capiz
Barangays 26
Government[1]
 • Mayor Katherine D. Belo
Area[2]
 • Total 89.88 km2 (34.70 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 40,289
 • Density 450/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 5815
IDD:area code +63 (0)36

Panitan is a third class municipality in the province of Capiz, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 40,289 people.[3]

Barangays[edit]

Panitan is politically subdivided into 26 barangays.[2]

  • Agbabadiang
  • Agkilo
  • Agloway
  • Ambilay
  • Bahit
  • Balatucan
  • Banga-an
  • Cabugao
  • Cabangahan
  • Cadio
  • Cala-an
  • Capagao
  • Cogon
  • Conciencia
  • Enseñagan
  • Intampilan
  • Pasugue
  • Poblacion Ilawod
  • Poblacion Ilaya
  • Quios
  • Salocon
  • Tabuc Norte
  • Tabuc Sur
  • Timpas
  • Tincupon
  • Tinigban

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Panitan
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 32,867 —    
1995 33,269 +0.23%
2000 37,458 +2.57%
2007 38,666 +0.44%
2010 37,895 −0.73%
2015 40,289 +1.17%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4][5]

In the 2015 census, the population of Panitan was 40,289 people,[3] with a density of 450 inhabitants per square kilometre or 1,200 inhabitants per square mile.

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipalities". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 15 February 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: Capiz". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016. 
  3. ^ a b c d "Region VI (Western Visayas)". Census of Population (2015): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ "Region VI (Western Visayas)". Census of Population and Housing (2010): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  5. ^ "Province of Capiz". Municipality Population Data. LWUA Research Division. Retrieved 16 August 2013.