Kapatagan, Lanao del Sur

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Kapatagan
Municipality of Kapatagan
Map of Lanao del Sur with Kapatagan highlighted
Map of Lanao del Sur with Kapatagan highlighted
Kapatagan is located in Philippines
Kapatagan
Kapatagan
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 7°27′03″N 124°07′55″E / 7.450919°N 124.131989°E / 7.450919; 124.131989Coordinates: 7°27′03″N 124°07′55″E / 7.450919°N 124.131989°E / 7.450919; 124.131989
Country Philippines
RegionBangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM)
ProvinceLanao del Sur
District2nd District
Barangays15 (see Barangays)
Government
[1]
 • TypeSangguniang Bayan
 • MayorNhazruddin Maglangit
 • Electorate9,098 voters (2016)
Area
[2]
 • Total288.13 km2 (111.25 sq mi)
Population
 (2015 census)[3]
 • Total15,521
 • Density54/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
ZIP code
9700
PSGC
IDD:area code+63 (0)63
Climate typetropical climate
Income class4th municipal income class
Revenue (₱)76.7 million  (2016)
Native languagesMaranao
Tagalog
Websitewww.kapatagan-lds.gov.ph

Kapatagan, officially the Municipality of Kapatagan, is a 4th class municipality in the province of Lanao del Sur, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 15,521 people.[3]

Barangays[edit]

Kapatagan is politically subdivided into 15 barangays.

  • Bakikis
  • Barao
  • Bongabong
  • Daguan
  • Inudaran
  • Kabaniakawan
  • Kapatagan
  • Lusain
  • Matimos
  • Minimao
  • Pinantao.[4]
  • Salaman
  • Sigayan
  • Tabuan
  • Upper Igabay

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Kapatagan
YearPop.±% p.a.
1990 5,784—    
1995 6,702+2.80%
2000 7,804+3.32%
2007 19,598+13.54%
2010 13,432−12.85%
2015 15,521+2.79%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][5][6][7]

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Kapatagan, Lanao del Sur
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 28
(82)
28
(82)
29
(84)
29
(84)
28
(82)
28
(82)
27
(81)
27
(81)
28
(82)
28
(82)
28
(82)
28
(82)
28
(82)
Average low °C (°F) 22
(72)
22
(72)
23
(73)
23
(73)
24
(75)
23
(73)
23
(73)
23
(73)
23
(73)
23
(73)
23
(73)
23
(73)
23
(73)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 236
(9.3)
225
(8.9)
244
(9.6)
235
(9.3)
304
(12.0)
287
(11.3)
200
(7.9)
175
(6.9)
158
(6.2)
200
(7.9)
287
(11.3)
243
(9.6)
2,794
(110.2)
Average rainy days 24.3 22.3 26.0 27.2 28.3 27.2 25.8 24.8 22.2 25.4 27.2 25.8 306.5
Source: Meteoblue [8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipality". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 31 May 2013.
  2. ^ "Province: Lanao del Sur". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016.
  3. ^ a b c Census of Population (2015). "ARMM – Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016.
  4. ^ (Txt message - Pinantao is an old town before kapatagan municipality)
  5. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "ARMM – Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016.
  6. ^ Censuses of Population (1903–2007). "ARMM – Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao". Table 1. Population Enumerated in Various Censuses by Province/Highly Urbanized City: 1903 to 2007. NSO.
  7. ^ "Province of Lanao del Sur". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016.
  8. ^ "Kapatagan, Lanao del Sur : Average Temperatures and Rainfall". Meteoblue. Retrieved 27 January 2019.

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