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Mabuhay, officially the Municipality of Mabuhay, is a 4th class municipality in the province of Zamboanga Sibugay, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 36,870 people.[3]

Mabuhay
Municipality of Mabuhay
Map of Zamboanga Sibugay with Mabuhay highlighted
Map of Zamboanga Sibugay with Mabuhay highlighted
Mabuhay is located in Philippines
Mabuhay
Mabuhay
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 7°25′N 122°54′E / 7.42°N 122.9°E / 7.42; 122.9Coordinates: 7°25′N 122°54′E / 7.42°N 122.9°E / 7.42; 122.9
Country Philippines
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga Sibugay
District1st District
Barangays18 (see Barangays)
Government
[1]
 • TypeSangguniang Bayan
 • MayorRestituto O. Calo
 • Electorate12,109 voters (2016)
Area
[2]
 • Total82.85 km2 (31.99 sq mi)
Population
 (2015 census)[3]
 • Total36,870
 • Density450/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
ZIP code
7010
PSGC
IDD:area code+63 (0)62
Climate typeTropical climate
Income class4th municipal income class
Revenue (₱)87.4 million  (2016)
Native languagesSubanon language
Cebuano
Chavacano
Tagalog
Websitewww.mabuhaysibugay.gov.ph

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

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BarangaysEdit

Mabuhay is politically subdivided into 18 barangays.

  • Abunda
  • Bagong Silang (Tumalog)
  • Bangkaw-bangkaw
  • Caliran (Turko)
  • Catipan
  • Kauswagan
  • Ligaya
  • Looc-Barlac
  • Malinao (Sagasa)
  • Pamansaan
  • Pinalim (San Roque)
  • Poblacion (Mabuhay)
  • Punawan
  • Santo Niño (Tobi-an)
  • Sawa
  • Sioton
  • Taguisian
  • Tandu-Comot (Katipunan)

DemographicsEdit

YearPop.±% p.a.
1970 13,349—    
1975 21,562+10.09%
1980 9,141−15.77%
1990 13,292+3.82%
1995 19,512+7.46%
2000 25,199+5.64%
2007 30,589+2.71%
2010 33,093+2.90%
2015 36,870+2.08%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4][5][6]

ReferencesEdit

  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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