Sibutad, Zamboanga del Norte

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Sibutad
Municipality
Nickname(s): Mineral Premier Capital of the South
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: 08°36′N 123°28′E / 8.600°N 123.467°E / 8.600; 123.467Coordinates: 08°36′N 123°28′E / 8.600°N 123.467°E / 8.600; 123.467
Country Philippines
Region Zamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
Province Zamboanga del Norte
District 1st district of Zamboanga del Norte
Barangays 16
Government[1]
 • Mayor Eufracio Caidic
Area[2]
 • Total 65.57 km2 (25.32 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 17,645
 • Density 270/km2 (700/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 7103
IDD:area code +63 (0)65
Income class 5th municipal income class
PSGC 097217000
Electorate 11,549 voters as of 2016
Website sibutad.zamboangadelnorte.com


Sibutad is a fifth 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.[2]

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

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Sibutad
Year Pop. ±% 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. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 12 May 2014. Retrieved 14 August 2014. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: ZAMBOANGA DEL NORTE". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 14 August 2014. 
  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. ^ Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007). "Region IX (Zamboanga Peninsula)". Total Population by Province, City and Municipality. NSO. Archived from the original on 24 June 2011. 
  6. ^ "Province of Zamboanga del Norte". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 

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