Hadji Panglima Tahil, Sulu

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Hadji Panglima Tahil
Municipality
Municipality of Hadji Panglima Tahil
Map of Sulu with Hadji Panglima Tahil highlighted
Map of Sulu with Hadji Panglima Tahil highlighted
Hadji Panglima Tahil is located in Philippines
Hadji Panglima Tahil
Hadji Panglima Tahil
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 6°10′N 120°55′E / 6.17°N 120.92°E / 6.17; 120.92Coordinates: 6°10′N 120°55′E / 6.17°N 120.92°E / 6.17; 120.92
Country  Philippines
Region Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
Province Sulu
District 1st District
Barangays 5 (see Barangays)
Government[1]
 • Type Sangguniang Bayan
 • Mayor Abraham Burahan
 • Electorate 4,172 voters (2016)
Area[2]
 • Total 67.90 km2 (26.22 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 6,375
 • Density 94/km2 (240/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 7413
PSGC 156606000
IDD:area code +63 (0)68
Climate type Tropical climate
Income class 6th municipal income class
Revenue (₱) 37,987,295.83 (2016)
Website www.hadjipanglimatahil.gov.ph

Hadji Panglima Tahil, officially the Municipality of Hadji Panglima Tahil, is a 6th class municipality in the province of Sulu, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 6,375 people.[3]

It is formerly known as Marunggas.

As of 2000, it was the poorest municipality in the Philippines with a poverty incidence estimate of 89.7%.[4]

Barangays[edit]

Hadji Panglima Tahil is politically subdivided into 5 barangays.

  • Bangas (Poblacion)
  • Bubuan
  • Kabuukan
  • Pag-asinan
  • Teomabal

Demographics[edit]

Population census of
Hadji Panglima Tahil
YearPop.±% p.a.
1903 267—    
1918 4,296+20.35%
1939 1,998−3.58%
1948 1,850−0.85%
1960 671−8.10%
1970 1,341+7.16%
1975 4,178+25.60%
1980 4,325+0.69%
1990 4,153−0.41%
1995 4,419+1.17%
2000 5,314+4.03%
2007 6,192+2.13%
2010 5,850−2.05%
2015 6,375+1.65%
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: Sulu". 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. ^ [1]
  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 Sulu". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 

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