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 (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 35,108
 • Density 290/km2 (760/sq mi)
 • Voter (2016)[4] 21,586
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 2015 census, it has a population of 35,108.[3] In the 2016 election, it had 21,586 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[5][6]

In the 2016 election, it had 21,586 registered voters, meaning that 61% 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 "Municipal: Sogod, Cebu". PSA. Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 8 January 2016. 
  3. ^ a b PSA; Census of Population (2015), "Region VII (CENTRAL VISAYAS)", Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay, retrieved 20 June 2016 
  4. ^ a b c "2016 National and Local Elections Statistics". Commission on Elections. 2016. 
  5. ^ PSA; Census of Population (2010), "Region VII (CENTRAL VISAYAS)", Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay, retrieved 29 June 2016 
  6. ^ NSO; Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007), "Region VII (CENTRAL VISAYAS)", Total Population by Province, City and Municipality, archived from the original on 24 June 2011 

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