Map of Cebu with Pinamungajan highlighted
|Region||Central Visayas (Region VII)|
|District||3rd district of Cebu|
|Barangay||26 (see § Barangays)|
|• Type||Sangguniang Bayan|
|• Mayor||Glenn Baricuatro|
|• Vice mayor||Ma Honeylette Yapha|
|• Town Council|
|• Total||109.16 km2 (42.15 sq mi)|
|Population (2010 census)|
|• Density||530/km2 (1,400/sq mi)|
|• Voter (2013) ||35,690|
|Time zone||PHT (UTC+8)|
|IDD : area code||+63 (0)32|
|Income class||2nd class|
Pinamungajan (also Pinamungahan) is a second income class municipality in the province of Cebu, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 57,997. In the 2013 election, it had 35,690 registered voters.
The municipality was established in the 1815 under the Spanish colonial government in the country. The municipality got its name from the diligent and hardworking people, working hand in hand especially during the agricultural harvest season – "Pinamungajan", which originated from the Visayan word Pinamuhuan, meant a worker share for his effort during a farm harvest. Over time the Pinamuhuan eventually changed to the current name of the municipality.
Pinamungajan comprises 26 barangays:
|Population census of Pinamungajan|
|Source: National Statistics Office|
- "Municipality". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 31 May 2013.
- "Municipal: Pinamungajan". PSA. Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 8 January 2016.
- "Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay: as of May 1, 2010" (PDF). 2010 Census of Population and Housing. National Statistics Office. Retrieved 1 April 2013.
- "2013 National and Local Elections Statistics" (PDF). Commission on Elections. 2015.
- "Population and Annual Growth Rates by Province, City and Municipality: Central Visayas: 1995, 2000 and 2007" (PDF). National Statistics Office. Archived from the original (PDF) on 24 June 2011.
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