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Pantao Ragat, officially the Municipality of Pantao Ragat, is a 4th class municipality in the province of Lanao del Norte, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 27,866 people.[3]

Pantao Ragat
Municipality of Pantao Ragat
A Philippine Army soldier standing on guard in Pantao Ragat in 2007.
A Philippine Army soldier standing on guard in Pantao Ragat in 2007.
Map of Lanao del Norte with Pantao Ragat highlighted
Map of Lanao del Norte with Pantao Ragat highlighted
Pantao Ragat is located in Philippines
Pantao Ragat
Pantao Ragat
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 8°03′N 124°09′E / 8.05°N 124.15°E / 8.05; 124.15Coordinates: 8°03′N 124°09′E / 8.05°N 124.15°E / 8.05; 124.15
Country Philippines
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceLanao del Norte
District2nd District
FoundedJune 1, 1966
Barangays20 (see Barangays)
Government
[1]
 • TypeSangguniang Bayan
 • MayorEleanor D. Lantud
 • Vice MayorLacson M. Lantud
 • Electorate9,617 voters (2016)
Area
[2]
 • Total124.30 km2 (47.99 sq mi)
Population
 (2015 census)[3]
 • Total27,866
 • Density220/km2 (580/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
ZIP code
9208
PSGC
IDD:area code+63 (0)63
Climate typeTropical climate
Income class4th municipal income class
Revenue (₱)70.8 million  (2016)
Native languagesMaranao
Cebuano
Binukid
Tagalog
Websitewww.pantaoragatldn.gov.ph

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HistoryEdit

Pantao Ragat is the mother town of Matungao and Poona Piagapo.

BarangaysEdit

Pantao Ragat is politically subdivided into 20 barangays.

  • Aloon
  • Banday
  • Bubong Pantao Ragat
  • Bobonga Radapan
  • Cabasagan
  • Calawe
  • Culubun
  • Dilimbayan
  • Dimayon
  • Lomidong
  • Madaya
  • Maliwanag
  • Matampay
  • Natangcopan
  • Pansor
  • Pantao Marug
  • Poblacion East
  • Poblacion West
  • Tangcal
  • Tongcopan

DemographicsEdit

YearPop.±% p.a.
1918 2,294—    
1939 4,396+3.15%
1948 6,121+3.75%
1960 4,548−2.44%
1970 6,306+3.32%
1975 14,389+17.99%
1980 9,776−7.44%
1990 12,530+2.51%
1995 14,637+2.96%
2000 16,474+2.57%
2007 20,097+2.78%
2010 23,122+5.24%
2015 27,866+3.62%
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: Lanao del Norte". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016.
  3. ^ a b c Census of Population (2015). "Region X (Northern Mindanao)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016.
  4. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region X (Northern Mindanao)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016.
  5. ^ Censuses of Population (1903–2007). "Region X (Northern Mindanao)". Table 1. Population Enumerated in Various Censuses by Province/Highly Urbanized City: 1903 to 2007. NSO.
  6. ^ "Province of Lanao del Norte". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016.

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