Tampakan, South Cotabato

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Tampakan
Municipality of Tampakan
Map of South Cotabato with Tampakan highlighted
Map of South Cotabato with Tampakan highlighted
Tampakan is located in Philippines
Tampakan
Tampakan
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 6°27′N 124°56′E / 6.45°N 124.93°E / 6.45; 124.93Coordinates: 6°27′N 124°56′E / 6.45°N 124.93°E / 6.45; 124.93
Country Philippines
RegionSoccsksargen (Region XII)
ProvinceSouth Cotabato
District1st District
Barangays14 (see Barangays)
Government
[1]
 • TypeSangguniang Bayan
 • MayorLeonardo V. Escobillo
 • Electorate24,048 voters (2016)
Area
[2]
 • Total390.00 km2 (150.58 sq mi)
Population
(2015 census)[3]
 • Total39,525
 • Density100/km2 (260/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
ZIP code
9507
PSGC
IDD:area code+63 (0)83
Climate typeTropical rainforest climate
Income class2nd municipal income class
Revenue (₱)137,545,355.70 (2016)
Native languagesHiligaynon
Cebuano
Maguindanao language
Kalagan language
Tagalog
Websitetampakanscot.gov.ph

Tampakan, officially the Municipality of Tampakan, is a 2nd class municipality in the province of South Cotabato, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 39,525 people.[3]

Barangays[edit]

Tampakan is politically subdivided into 14 barangays.

  • Albagan
  • Buto
  • Danlag
  • Kipalbig
  • Lambayong
  • Liberty
  • Lampitak
  • Maltana
  • Poblacion
  • Palo
  • Pula Bato
  • San Isidro
  • Santa Cruz
  • Tablu

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Tampakan
YearPop.±% p.a.
1970 10,731—    
1975 15,867+8.16%
1980 18,057+2.62%
1990 32,373+6.01%
1995 28,256−2.52%
2000 33,011+3.39%
2007 34,245+0.51%
2010 36,254+2.10%
2015 39,525+1.66%
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: South Cotabato". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016.
  3. ^ a b c Census of Population (2015). "Region XII (Soccsksargen)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016.
  4. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region XII (Soccsksargen)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016.
  5. ^ Censuses of Population (1903–2007). "Region XII (Soccsksargen)". Table 1. Population Enumerated in Various Censuses by Province/Highly Urbanized City: 1903 to 2007. NSO.
  6. ^ "Province of South Cotabato". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016.

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