Sogod, Cebu

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Sogod
Municipality
Tropical forest and farmland
Tropical forest and farmland
Map of Cebu with Sogod highlighted
Map of Cebu with Sogod highlighted
Sogod is located in Philippines
Sogod
Sogod
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 10°45′N 124°00′E / 10.75°N 124°E / 10.75; 124Coordinates: 10°45′N 124°00′E / 10.75°N 124°E / 10.75; 124
Country Philippines
Region Central Visayas (Region VII)
Province Cebu
District 5th district of Cebu
Barangay 18 (see § Barangays)
Government[1]
 • Type Sangguniang Bayan
 • Mayor Lissa Streegan (BAKUD)
 • Vice mayor Richard Streegan
 • Town Council
Area[2]
 • Total 119.23 km2 (46.03 sq mi)
Population (2010 census)[3]
 • Total 30,626
 • Density 260/km2 (670/sq mi)
 • Voter (2013) [4] 20,503
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 6007
IDD : area code +63 (0)32
Income class 4th class
PSGC 072247000

Sogod is a fourth income class municipality in the province of Cebu, Philippines.[2] According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 30,626.[3] In the 2013 election, it had 20,503 registered voters.[4] It is 61 kilometres (38 mi) north of Cebu City.

Barangays[edit]

Sogod comprises 18 barangays:[2]

  • Ampongol
  • Bagakay
  • Bagatayam
  • Bawo
  • Cabalawan
  • Cabangahan
  • Calumboyan
  • Dakit
  • Damolog
  • Ibabao
  • Liki
  • Lubo
  • Mohon
  • Nahus-an
  • Pansoy
  • Poblacion
  • Tabunok
  • Takay

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Sogod
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 23,426 —    
1995 25,186 +1.37%
2000 27,432 +1.85%
2007 28,955 +0.75%
2010 30,626 +2.06%
Source: National Statistics Office[3][5]

In the 2013 election, it had 20,503 registered voters, meaning that 67% of the population are aged 18 and over.[4]

Tropical forest and farmland near Sogod

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipality". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 31 May 2013. 
  2. ^ a b c "PSGC Interactive". Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 8 April 2013. 
  3. ^ a b c "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. 
  4. ^ a b c "2013 National and Local Elections Statistics" (PDF). Commission on Elections. 2015. 
  5. ^ "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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