Talusan, Zamboanga Sibugay

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Talusan
Municipality
Municipality of Talusan
Map of Zamboanga Sibugay with Talusan highlighted
Map of Zamboanga Sibugay with Talusan highlighted
Talusan is located in Philippines
Talusan
Talusan
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 7°20′N 122°53′E / 7.33°N 122.88°E / 7.33; 122.88Coordinates: 7°20′N 122°53′E / 7.33°N 122.88°E / 7.33; 122.88
Country  Philippines
Region Zamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
Province Zamboanga Sibugay
District 1st District
Founded November 11, 1977
Barangays 14 (see Barangays)
Government[1]
 • Type Sangguniang Bayan
 • Mayor Orlando Ramiso
 • Vice Mayor Edmundo Catingub
 • Electorate 9,204 voters (2016)
Area[2]
 • Total 58.16 km2 (22.46 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 29,969
 • Density 520/km2 (1,300/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 7012
PSGC 098314000
IDD:area code +63 (0)62
Climate type Tropical climate
Income class 5th municipal income class
Revenue (₱) 67,011,762.59 (2016)
Website www.talusansibugay.gov.ph

Talusan, officially the Municipality of Talusan, is a 5th class municipality in the province of Zamboanga Sibugay, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 29,969 people.[3]

It is the second least populous municipality in the province and the smallest in area.

The municipality is located in the central part of Olutanga Island.

Barangays[edit]

Talusan is politically subdivided into 14 barangays.

  • Aurora
  • Baganipay
  • Bolingan
  • Bualan
  • Cawilan
  • Florida
  • Kasigpitan
  • Laparay
  • Mahayahay
  • Moalboal
  • Poblacion (Talusan)
  • Sagay
  • Samonte
  • Tuburan

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Talusan
YearPop.±% p.a.
1980 10,477—    
1990 10,455−0.02%
1995 15,012+7.01%
2000 18,394+4.45%
2007 22,875+3.05%
2010 25,268+3.69%
2015 29,969+3.30%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4][5][6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipality". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 31 May 2013. 
  2. ^ "Province: Zamboanga Sibugay". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016. 
  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. ^ Censuses of Population (1903–2007). "Region IX (Zamboanga Peninsula)". Table 1. Population Enumerated in Various Censuses by Province/Highly Urbanized City: 1903 to 2007. NSO. 
  6. ^ "Province of Zamboanga Sibugay". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 

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