Suyo, Ilocos Sur

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Suyo
Municipality of Suyo
Official seal of Suyo
Seal
Map of Ilocos Sur with Suyo highlighted
Map of Ilocos Sur with Suyo highlighted
Suyo is located in Philippines
Suyo
Suyo
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 16°58′N 120°33′E / 16.97°N 120.55°E / 16.97; 120.55Coordinates: 16°58′N 120°33′E / 16.97°N 120.55°E / 16.97; 120.55
Country Philippines
RegionIlocos Region (Region I)
ProvinceIlocos Sur
District2nd District
Barangays8 (see Barangays)
Government
[1]
 • TypeSangguniang Bayan
 • MayorSamuel B. Subagan Jr.
 • Electorate6,878 voters (2016)
Area
[2]
 • Total124.00 km2 (47.88 sq mi)
Population
(2015 census)[3]
 • Total11,446
 • Density92/km2 (240/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
ZIP code
2715
PSGC
IDD:area code+63 (0)77
Climate typeTropical monsoon climate
Income class4th municipal income class
Revenue (₱)98,978,680.96 (2016)
Native languagesIlocano
Tagalog
Websitewww.suyo.gov.ph

Suyo, officially the Municipality of Suyo, is a 4th class municipality in the province of Ilocos Sur, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 11,446 people.[3]

Barangays[edit]

Suyo is politically subdivided into 8 barangays.[2]

  • Baringcucurong
  • Cabugao
  • Man-atong
  • Patoc-ao
  • Poblacion (Kimpusa)
  • Suyo Proper
  • Urzadan
  • Uso

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Suyo
YearPop.±% p.a.
1903 17—    
1918 1,842+36.66%
1939 3,750+3.44%
1948 3,012−2.41%
1960 4,704+3.78%
1970 5,355+1.30%
1975 6,163+2.86%
1980 6,454+0.93%
1990 7,950+2.11%
1995 8,870+2.07%
2000 9,685+1.90%
2007 10,943+1.70%
2010 10,622−1.08%
2015 11,446+1.43%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4][5][6]

In the 2015 census, the population of Suyo was 11,446 people,[3] with a density of 92 inhabitants per square kilometre or 240 inhabitants per square mile.

References[edit]

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

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