Pata, Sulu

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Pata
Municipality
Municipality of Pata
Map of Sulu with Pata highlighted
Map of Sulu with Pata highlighted
Pata is located in Philippines
Pata
Pata
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 5°50′N 121°05′E / 5.83°N 121.08°E / 5.83; 121.08Coordinates: 5°50′N 121°05′E / 5.83°N 121.08°E / 5.83; 121.08
Country  Philippines
Region Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
Province Sulu
District 2nd District
Barangays 14 (see Barangays)
Government[1]
 • Type Sangguniang Bayan
 • Mayor Anton Burahan
 • Electorate 4,430 voters (2016)
Area[2]
 • Total 116.99 km2 (45.17 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 22,163
 • Density 190/km2 (490/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 7405
PSGC 156610000
IDD:area code +63 (0)68
Climate type tropical climate
Income class 5th municipal income class

Pata, officially the Municipality of Pata, is a 5th class municipality in the province of Sulu, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 22,163 people.[3]

Barangays[edit]

Pata is politically subdivided into 14 barangays.

  • Andalan
  • Daungdong
  • Kamawi
  • Kanjarang
  • Kayawan (Poblacion)
  • Kiput
  • Likud
  • Luuk-tulay
  • Niog-niog
  • Patian
  • Pisak-pisak
  • Saimbangon
  • Sangkap
  • Timuddas

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Pata
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1939 9,105 —    
1948 6,795 −3.20%
1960 6,657 −0.17%
1970 8,077 +1.95%
1975 4,379 −11.55%
1980 7,213 +10.49%
1990 9,244 +2.51%
1995 10,065 +1.61%
2000 11,791 +3.45%
2007 20,095 +7.63%
2010 14,918 −10.27%
2015 22,163 +7.83%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4][5][6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipality". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 31 May 2013. 
  2. ^ "Province: Sulu". 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. ^ 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. 
  5. ^ 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. 
  6. ^ "Province of Sulu". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 

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