Manapla

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Manapla
Municipality of Manapla
Hacienda Santa Rosalia, Manapla
Hacienda Santa Rosalia, Manapla
Official seal of Manapla
Seal
Nickname(s): 
The Negrosanon Top End
Map of Negros Occidental with Manapla highlighted
Map of Negros Occidental with Manapla highlighted
Manapla is located in Philippines
Manapla
Manapla
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 10°57′N 123°07′E / 10.95°N 123.12°E / 10.95; 123.12Coordinates: 10°57′N 123°07′E / 10.95°N 123.12°E / 10.95; 123.12
Country Philippines
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceNegros Occidental
District2nd district of Negros Occidental
Barangays12 (see Barangays)
Government
[1]
 • TypeSangguniang Bayan
 • MayorLourdes Escalante
 • Electorate28,317 voters (2016)
Area
[2]
 • Total112.86 km2 (43.58 sq mi)
Population
 (2015 census)[3]
 • Total54,845
 • Density490/km2 (1,300/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
ZIP code
6120
PSGC
IDD:area code+63 (0)34
Climate typeTropical climate
Income class2nd municipal income class
Revenue (₱)132.2 million  (2016)
Native languagesHiligaynon
Tagalog
Websiteelgu.ncc.gov.ph/ecommunity/manapla-negoc/

Manapla, officially the Municipality of Manapla, is a 2nd class municipality in the province of Negros Occidental, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 54,845 people.[3]

The town is notable for its signature delicacy puto.[4]

Barangays[edit]

Manapla is politically subdivided into 12 barangays.

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Manapla
YearPop.±% p.a.
1903 10,123—    
1918 10,033−0.06%
1939 19,490+3.21%
1948 35,218+6.79%
1960 46,809+2.40%
1970 31,097−4.00%
1975 38,357+4.30%
1980 40,524+1.10%
1990 40,095−0.11%
1995 44,301+1.89%
2000 49,581+2.44%
2007 52,428+0.77%
2010 52,687+0.18%
2015 54,845+0.77%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][5][6][7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipality". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 31 May 2013.
  2. ^ "Province:". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016.
  3. ^ a b c Census of Population (2015). "Region VI (Western Visayas)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016.
  4. ^ Choose Philippines powered by Philippine Department of Tourism
  5. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region VI (Western Visayas)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016.
  6. ^ Censuses of Population (1903–2007). "Region VI (Western Visayas)". Table 1. Population Enumerated in Various Censuses by Province/Highly Urbanized City: 1903 to 2007. NSO.
  7. ^ "Province of". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016.

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