Tabuelan, Cebu

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Tabuelan
Municipality
Tabuela beach
Tabuela beach
Official seal of Tabuelan
Seal
Map of Cebu with Tabuelan highlighted
Map of Cebu with Tabuelan highlighted
Tabuelan is located in Philippines
Tabuelan
Tabuelan
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 10°49′N 123°52′E / 10.82°N 123.87°E / 10.82; 123.87Coordinates: 10°49′N 123°52′E / 10.82°N 123.87°E / 10.82; 123.87
Country Philippines
Region Central Visayas (Region VII)
Province Cebu
District 4th district of Cebu
Barangay
Government[1]
 • Type Sangguniang Bayan
 • Mayor Rex Gerona (NUP)
 • Vice mayor Raul Gerona
 • Town Council
 • Representative Benhur Salimbangon
Area[2]
 • Total 141.13 km2 (54.49 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 25,630
 • Density 180/km2 (470/sq mi)
 • Voter(2016)[4] 17,880
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 6044
IDD:area code +63 (0)32
Income class 4th class
PSGC 072249000

Tabuelan is a 4th municipal income class municipality in the province of Cebu, Philippines.[2] According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 25,630.[3] In the 2016 electoral roll, it had 17,880 registered voters.[4]

Tabuelan is bordered to the north by the town of San Remigio, to the west is the Tañon Strait, to the east are the towns of Borbon and Sogod, and to the south is Tuburan.

History[edit]

The Municipality of Tabuelan used to be a barrio of Tuburan until the 1950s. And used to be Tuburan's largest Barangay.

Barangays[edit]

Tabuelan comprises 12 barangays:

PSGC Barangay Population ±% p.a.
2015[3] 2010[5]
072249001 Bongon 14.4% 3,701 3,315 2.12%
072249010 Dalid 5.1% 1,318 1,262 0.83%
072249005 Kanlim‑ao 3.8% 972 980 −0.16%
072249006 Kanluhagon 4.0% 1,026 1,018 0.15%
072249008 Kantubaon 6.7% 1,709 1,672 0.42%
072249013 Mabunao 3.7% 947 747 4.62%
072249014 Maravilla 10.0% 2,573 2,171 3.29%
072249015 Olivo 8.3% 2,120 1,897 2.14%
072249016 Poblacion 20.3% 5,201 4,796 1.56%
072249017 Tabunok 13.8% 3,531 2,266 8.81%
072249018 Tigbawan 8.1% 2,073 1,767 3.09%
072249019 Villahermosa 1.8% 459 401 2.61%
Total 25,630 22,292 2.69%

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Tabuelan
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1960 19,626 —    
1970 12,961 −4.06%
1975 13,890 +1.40%
1980 14,499 +0.86%
1990 15,515 +0.68%
1995 16,936 +1.66%
2000 19,373 +2.92%
2007 21,421 +1.40%
2010 22,292 +1.46%
2015 25,630 +2.69%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][5][6][7]

In the 2016 electoral roll, it had 17,880 registered voters, meaning that 70% of the population are aged 18 and over.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipality". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 31 May 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Municipal: Tabuelan, Cebu". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 8 January 2016. 
  3. ^ a b c d Census of Population (2015). "Region VII (Central Visayas)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ a b c "2016 National and Local Elections Statistics". Commission on Elections. 2016. 
  5. ^ a b Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region VII (Central Visayas)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  6. ^ Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007). "Region VII (Central Visayas)". Total Population by Province, City and Municipality. NSO. Archived from the original on 24 June 2011. 
  7. ^ "Province of Cebu". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 

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