Pinamungajan

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Pinamungajan
Municipality
Map of Cebu with Pinamungajan highlighted
Map of Cebu with Pinamungajan highlighted
Pinamungajan is located in Philippines
Pinamungajan
Pinamungajan
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 10°16′N 123°35′E / 10.267°N 123.583°E / 10.267; 123.583Coordinates: 10°16′N 123°35′E / 10.267°N 123.583°E / 10.267; 123.583
CountryPhilippines
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceCebu
District3rd district of Cebu
Established1815
Barangay26 (see § Barangays)
Government[1]
 • TypeSangguniang Bayan
 • MayorGlenn Baricuatro
 • Vice MayorMa Honeylette Yapha
 • Council
Area[2]
 • Total109.16 km2 (42.15 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total57,997
 • Density530/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
Time zonePHT (UTC+8)
ZIP code6039
IDD:area code+63 (0)32
Income class2nd class
PSGC072237000
Websitepinamungajan.gov.ph
 
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Pinamungajan
Municipality
Map of Cebu with Pinamungajan highlighted
Map of Cebu with Pinamungajan highlighted
Pinamungajan is located in Philippines
Pinamungajan
Pinamungajan
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 10°16′N 123°35′E / 10.267°N 123.583°E / 10.267; 123.583Coordinates: 10°16′N 123°35′E / 10.267°N 123.583°E / 10.267; 123.583
CountryPhilippines
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceCebu
District3rd district of Cebu
Established1815
Barangay26 (see § Barangays)
Government[1]
 • TypeSangguniang Bayan
 • MayorGlenn Baricuatro
 • Vice MayorMa Honeylette Yapha
 • Council
Area[2]
 • Total109.16 km2 (42.15 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total57,997
 • Density530/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
Time zonePHT (UTC+8)
ZIP code6039
IDD:area code+63 (0)32
Income class2nd class
PSGC072237000
Websitepinamungajan.gov.ph

Pinamungajan (also Pinamungahan) is a second income class municipality in the province of Cebu, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 57,997.[3]

The municipality was established in the 1815 under the Spanish colonial government in the country. The municipality got its name from the diligent and hardworking people, working hand in hand especially during the agricultural harvest season. "Pinamungajan", which originated from the Visayan word Pinamuhuan, meaning a worker share for his effort during a farm harvest. Over time the Pinamuhuan eventually changed to the current name of the municipality.

Barangays[edit]

Pinamungajan comprises 26 barangays:[2]

  • Anislag
  • Anopog
  • Binabag
  • Buhingtubig
  • Busay
  • Butong
  • Cabiangon
  • Camugao
  • Duangan
  • Guimbawian
  • Lamac
  • Lut-od
  • Mangoto
  • Opao
  • Pandacan
  • Poblacion
  • Punod
  • Rizal
  • Sacsac
  • Sambagon
  • Sibago
  • Tajao
  • Tangub
  • Tanibag
  • Tupas
  • Tutay

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Pinamungajan
YearPop.±% p.a.
199040,026—    
199544,009+1.79%
200051,715+3.52%
200754,859+0.82%
201057,997+2.04%
Source: National Statistics Office[3][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipalities". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 8 April 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: Cebu". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 8 April 2013. 
  3. ^ a b c "Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay: as of May 1, 2010". 2010 Census of Population and Housing. National Statistics Office. Retrieved 1 April 2013. 
  4. ^ "Population and Annual Growth Rates by Province, City and Municipality: Central Visayas: 1995, 2000 and 2007". National Statistics Office. Archived from the original on 2011-06-24. 

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