Olutanga, Zamboanga Sibugay

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Olutanga
Municipality of Olutanga
Map of Zamboanga Sibugay with Olutanga highlighted
Map of Zamboanga Sibugay with Olutanga highlighted
Olutanga is located in Philippines
Olutanga
Olutanga
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 7°20′N 122°50′E / 7.33°N 122.83°E / 7.33; 122.83Coordinates: 7°20′N 122°50′E / 7.33°N 122.83°E / 7.33; 122.83
Country Philippines
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga Sibugay
District1st District
Barangays19 (see Barangays)
Government
[1]
 • TypeSangguniang Bayan
 • MayorArthur P. Ruste Sr.
 • Vice MayorJanie Bert D. Gumba
 • CongressmanWilter W. Palma II
 • Electorate13,489 voters (2016)
Area
[2]
 • Total113.30 km2 (43.75 sq mi)
Population
 (2015 census)[3]
 • Total33,671
 • Density300/km2 (770/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
ZIP code
7041
PSGC
IDD:area code+63 (0)62
Climate typetropical climate
Income class4th municipal income class
Revenue (₱)83 million  (2016)
Native languagesSubanon language
Cebuano
Chavacano
Tagalog
Websitewww.olutangasibugay.gov.ph

Olutanga, officially the Municipality of Olutanga, is a 4th class municipality in the province of Zamboanga Sibugay, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 33,671 people.[3]

The municipality is in the southwestern part of the eponymous Olutanga Island.

Barangays[edit]

Olutanga is subdivided into 19 barangays.

  • Bateria
  • Calais
  • Esperanza
  • Fama
  • Galas
  • Gandaan
  • Kahayagan
  • Looc Sapi
  • Matim
  • Noque
  • Pulo Laum
  • Pulo Mabao
  • San Isidro
  • San Jose
  • Santa Maria
  • Solar (Poblacion)
  • Tambanan
  • Villacorte
  • Villagonzalo

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Olutanga
YearPop.±% p.a.
1960 16,926—    
1970 16,991+0.04%
1975 15,623−1.67%
1980 14,539−1.43%
1990 16,378+1.20%
1995 17,069+0.78%
2000 22,624+6.23%
2007 27,521+2.74%
2010 28,717+1.56%
2015 33,671+3.08%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4][5][6]

Educational institutions[edit]

Tertiary[edit]

High schools[edit]

  • Loyola High School
  • Olutanga National High School
  • Pantaleon Cudiera National High School (Formerly Bateria NHS)

Elementary[edit]

  • Olutanga Central Elementary School
  • Bateria Elementary School
  • Buhangin Mahaba Elementary School
  • Esperanza Elementary School
  • Fama Elementary School
  • Gandaan Elementary School
  • Kahayagan Elementary School
  • Kalines Elementary School (Formerly Calais ES)
  • Kauswagan Elementary School
  • Matim Elementary School
  • Pulo Laum Elementary school
  • San Jose Elementary School
  • Sta. Maria Elementary School
  • Tambanan Elementary School
  • Villa Gonzalo Elementary School
  • Villacorte Elementary School

Primary[edit]

  • San Isidro Primary School

References[edit]

  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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