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Tadian, officially the Municipality of Tadian is a 4th class municipality in the province of Mountain Province, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 19,389 people.[3]

Tadian
Municipality of Tadian
Official seal of Tadian
Seal
Map of Mountain Province with Tadian highlighted
Map of Mountain Province with Tadian highlighted
Tadian is located in Philippines
Tadian
Tadian
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 16°59′43″N 120°49′19″E / 16.9953°N 120.8219°E / 16.9953; 120.8219Coordinates: 16°59′43″N 120°49′19″E / 16.9953°N 120.8219°E / 16.9953; 120.8219
Country Philippines
RegionCordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
ProvinceMountain Province
DistrictLone District
Barangays19 (see Barangays)
Government
[1]
 • TypeSangguniang Bayan
 • MayorConstito S. Masweng
 • Vice MayorAlfonso D. Polan
 • CongressmanMaximo Y. Dalug Jr.
 • Electorate11,455 voters (2016)
Area
[2]
 • Total145.20 km2 (56.06 sq mi)
Population
 (2015 census)[3]
 • Total19,389
 • Density130/km2 (350/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
ZIP code
2620
PSGC
IDD:area code+63 (0)74
ClimateAm
Income class4th municipal income class
Revenue (₱)76.4 million  (2016)
Native languagesBonuan Gueset
Dagupan
Kankanaey language
Balangao
Tagalog
Bontoc
Websitetadian.gov.ph

Tadian was formerly known as Kayan. In 1957, the seat of government was transferred to the barrio of Tadian.[4] Two years later the town was renamed to Tadian.[5]

BarangaysEdit

Tadian is politically subdivided into 19 barangays.

  • Balaoa
  • Banaao
  • Bantey
  • Batayan
  • Bunga
  • Cadad-anan
  • Cagubatan
  • Duagan
  • Dacudac
  • Kayan East
  • Kayan West
  • Lenga
  • Lubon (Lub-ong)
  • Mabalite
  • Masla
  • Pandayan
  • Poblacion
  • Sumadel
  • Tue

DemographicsEdit

YearPop.±% p.a.
1903 56—    
1918 4,116+33.17%
1939 8,072+3.26%
1948 8,070−0.00%
1960 10,378+2.12%
1970 12,833+2.14%
1975 12,777−0.09%
1980 13,581+1.23%
1990 14,369+0.57%
1995 16,482+2.60%
2000 18,227+2.18%
2007 17,148−0.84%
2010 20,689+7.07%
2015 19,389−1.23%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][6][7][8]

Notable peopleEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Municipality". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 31 May 2013.
  2. ^ "Province: Mountain Province". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016.
  3. ^ a b c Census of Population (2015). "Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016.
  4. ^ "R.A. No. 2039, An Act Transferring the Seat of Government of the Municipality of Kayan, Mountain Province, from Its Present Site to the Site of the Barrio of Tadian in the Same Municipality". LawPH.com. Retrieved 2011-04-13.
  5. ^ "R.A. No. 2101, An Act Changing the Name of the Municipality of Kayan, Mountain Province, to Tadian Municipality". LawPH.com. Retrieved 2011-04-13.
  6. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016.
  7. ^ Censuses of Population (1903–2007). "Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR)". Table 1. Population Enumerated in Various Censuses by Province/Highly Urbanized City: 1903 to 2007. NSO.
  8. ^ "Province of Mountain Province". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016.

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