Sibutad, Zamboanga del Norte

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Sibutad
Municipality
Municipality of Sibutad
Nickname(s): Mineral Premier Capital of Zamboanga Peninsula
Map of Zamboanga del Norte with Sibutad highlighted
Map of Zamboanga del Norte with Sibutad highlighted
Sibutad is located in Philippines
Sibutad
Sibutad
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 8°36′N 123°28′E / 8.6°N 123.47°E / 8.6; 123.47Coordinates: 8°36′N 123°28′E / 8.6°N 123.47°E / 8.6; 123.47
Country Philippines
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Norte
District1st District
Barangays16 (see Barangays)
Government[1]
 • TypeSangguniang Bayan
 • MayorEufracio Caidic
 • Electorate11,549 voters (2016)
Area[2]
 • Total65.57 km2 (25.32 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total17,645
 • Density270/km2 (700/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
ZIP code7103
PSGC097217000
IDD:area code+63 (0)65
Climate typeTropical climate
Income class5th municipal income class
Revenue (₱)58,690,903.68 (2016)
Native languagesSubanon language
Cebuano
Tagalog
Websitesibutad.zamboangadelnorte.com

Sibutad, officially the Municipality of Sibutad, is a 5th class municipality in the province of Zamboanga del Norte, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 17,645 people.[3]

Barangays[edit]

Sibutad is politically subdivided into 16 barangays.

  • Bagacay
  • Calilic
  • Calube
  • Delapa
  • Kanim
  • Libay
  • Magsaysay
  • Marapong
  • Minlasag
  • Oyan
  • Panganuran
  • Poblacion (Sibutad)
  • Sawang
  • Bolicon
  • Sinipay
  • Sipaloc

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Sibutad
YearPop.±% p.a.
1960 7,420—    
1970 8,935+1.87%
1975 10,888+4.04%
1980 12,676+3.09%
1990 16,279+2.53%
1995 16,295+0.02%
2000 15,635−0.88%
2007 16,429+0.69%
2010 16,783+0.78%
2015 17,645+0.96%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4][5][6]

Education[edit]

Sibutad has 15 schools, 13 of which are complete elementary schools and 2 are primary schools. All are in the Sibutad School District. Schools are:

  • Bagacay Elementary School
  • Bolicon Primary School
  • Calilic Elementary School
  • Calube Elementary School
  • Delapa Elementary School
  • Kanim Elementary School
  • Libay Elementary School
  • Magsaysay Elementary School
  • Marapong Elementary School
  • Minlasag Elementary School
  • Oyan Elementary School
  • Sibutad Central Elementary School
  • Sawang Elementary School
  • Sinipay Primary School
  • Sipaloc Elementary School

Secondary schools of Sibutad:

  • Sibutad National High School (located in Brgy. Poblacion)
  • Kanim National High School
  • Sawang National High School

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipality". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 31 May 2013.
  2. ^ "Province: Zamboanga del Norte". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016.
  3. ^ a b c Census of Population (2015). "Region IX (Zamboanga Peninsula)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016.
  4. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region IX (Zamboanga Peninsula)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016.
  5. ^ Censuses of Population (1903–2007). "Region IX (Zamboanga Peninsula)". Table 1. Population Enumerated in Various Censuses by Province/Highly Urbanized City: 1903 to 2007. NSO.
  6. ^ "Province of Zamboanga del Norte". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016.

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