HISTORY
 

 

MUNICIPAL OFFICIALS

Hon. Romeo CARIŅO
Mayor
 

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Hon. Nolidia
WAHID
Vice Mayor
  

Councilors:
Ramo KUE
Ramon  
LIM
Venancio VILLALOBOS
Anecita   CARIŅO
Jerand   AKIB
Remegio
SINET
Danday     BANGGAYANG
Salip Baldaya MUDJALLA
Arasam Ismael ABC Fed. Pres.
Myrna Bulos SK Fed. Pres.

 

SIRAWAI SCHOOLS

Sirawai District

Sirawai CS

 

 

Dacon ES

 

 

Doņa Cecilia

 

 

Piacan ES

 

 

Tibalos ES

 

 

P. Ottoh Aban ES

 

 

Lubok ES

 

 

L. Jubael ES

 

 

Danganon ES

 

 

Tapanayan ES

 

 

Sirawai NHS

 

 

   Guban Annex

 

 

   Piacan Annex

 

 

GENERAL INFORMATION


Location:
                                                           Southern part  

Income Classification:                                     5th class

Land Area:                                                        22,250.00 has.

Land Use:
      Agriculture                                                    6,727.84 has
      Grassland                                                     536.48 has
      Wetland                                                        77.52 has
      Woodland                                                    14,908.16 has

No. of Barangays:                                            34

Population:                                                        22,093

Population Density:                                        1 person/ha.

Major Religion:
      Roman Catholic                                          39.16%
      Protestant                                                    10.00%
      Islam                                                             50.84%

Indigenous People/Tribal Community:         Kalibugan

Dialects Spoken:
      Kalibugan                                                       47.74%
      Cebuano                                                        35.71%
      Others                                                            16.55%
                                     (Subanen, Ilanon, Ilonggo, Chavacano)

Topography

 Mountain ranges:                     Elevation 0-438 m.   above sea level

Valleys:                      Sirawai is situated on a small valley bounded on  3                                                      sides by high rugged

Land Forms:                                               Nearly level to steep  lands

Climate:                                                       Type IV

Mean Temperature:                                  36.4 degrees C

     Distance to Dipolog City:                           275 kms.

 

ECONOMY


       Major Products:

                                              Coconut, Rice, Corn, Cassava,
                                                          Rubber, Bananas, Rootcrops, Coffee,                                                           Cacao

      Major Source of Livelihood:        
                                               Fishing, Farming, Hunting,
                                               Agro-Industrial

 

SOCIAL AND HEALTH FACILITIES


        Hospital:
                                                                  None    

         Barangay Health Centers:                                   4

        Educational Institutions:
                       High Schools                                      3
                       Elementary schools                          14

        Social and Health Indicators: (1996)
                        Literacy rate                                      75%
                          Mortality rate
                             Infant                                                    2.00%
                             Maternal                                              0.80%

          Morbidity rate   
                          Birth rate                                           1.14%
                          Crude birth rate                                0.90%

        No. and percentage of malnourished children:
                         Low                                                712 - 24.20%
                         Moderate                                      128 - 4.35%
                         Severe                                             18 - 0.61%

 

  ENVIRONMENT


         Mineral resources available in the area:
                                      Gold, Silver, Copper, Carbon, Coal, Limestone

          Flora and Fauna:
                                     Wild Pig, Deer, Hornbill, Eagles,
                                    Squirrel, Waling-Waling, Monkey, Tale, 
                                          Capa de Leon

          Major rivers/bays/springs/watersheds/lakes:
                     Rivers:             Sirawai, Panabutan, Piacan  Cawit-Cawit                      Bays:               Panabutan, Piacan

   Watershed: San Nicolas -               Lilingan Island   (proposed)

 

FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS 

  None

INFRASTRUCTURE


      Means of Transportation:
                       Land, Air, Water
 
     Bus Companies operating:                    None

     Road Network: (kms)

 

Concrete

Asphalt

Gravel

Earth

National

0.555

 

6

4

Provincial

 

 

5.5

6

Municipal

1.34365

 

0.694

4.085

Barangay

1.035

 

0.350

3.15

       Major bridges:                1- Concrete Double
                                            Barrel Box Culvert - 20 linear m
                                           4 -Ttimber Barangay Bridges - 121 linear m

       Energization : (Source: Zambo. Del Sur Electric Cooperative) |
                                           No. of consumers:            409

 

 

        

 Zamboanga del Norte: Municipality of Siocon
 
 Located at the southern part of the province with a land area of 22,250 hectares.
Population of 22,093.  Agriculture and fishing is the main trade. Present Mayor is Said Maing.
www.zamboangadelnorte.com