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Rosario
Municipality
Municipality of Rosario
Official seal of Rosario
Seal
Map of Agusan del Sur with Rosario highlighted
Map of Agusan del Sur with Rosario highlighted
Rosario is located in Philippines
Rosario
Rosario
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 08°23′N 126°00′E / 8.383°N 126.000°E / 8.383; 126.000Coordinates: 08°23′N 126°00′E / 8.383°N 126.000°E / 8.383; 126.000
Country Philippines
Region Caraga (Region XIII)
Province Agusan del Sur
District 2nd district of Agusan del Sur
Barangays 11
Government[1]
 • Mayor Jose T. Cuyos Sr.
Area[2]
 • Total 385.05 km2 (148.67 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 38,280
 • Density 99/km2 (260/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 8504
Dialing code 85
Income class 2nd

Rosario is a second class municipality in the province of Agusan del Sur, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 38,280 people.[3]

Rosario was formerly a part of San Francisco. On June 21, 1969, it became a separate municipality by virtue of Republic Act No. 5760. The town was named after its patron saint Nuestra Senora del Rosario.

Barangays[edit]

Rosario is politically subdivided into 11 barangays.[2]

  • Bayugan 3
  • Cabantao
  • Cabawan
  • Marfil
  • Novele
  • Poblacion
  • Santa Cruz
  • Tagbayagan
  • Wasi-an
  • Libuac
  • Maligaya

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Rosario
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 25,436 —    
1995 26,836 +1.01%
2000 28,675 +1.43%
2007 31,293 +1.21%
2010 38,280 +7.61%
Source: National Statistics Office[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 1 July 2013. Retrieved 5 September 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: AGUSAN DEL SUR". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 10 April 2014. 
  3. ^ a b c "Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay: as of May 1, 2010" (PDF). 2010 Census of Population and Housing. National Statistics Office. Retrieved 10 April 2014. 

External links[edit]


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50 news items

Rappler

Rappler
Mon, 01 Dec 2014 08:18:45 -0800

MANILA, Philippines – Four civilians were killed and 7 others were injured in an attack staged by alleged members of the New People's Army (NPA) in Rosario, Agusan del Sur, on Monday, December 1, the military said. An 8-year-old child was among those ...

Manila Bulletin

Manila Bulletin
Wed, 21 Jan 2015 06:03:37 -0800

Bayugan III, Rosario, Agusan del Sur – Heeding the call of the national government to combat global warming and climate change through massive tree-planting activities, a mining firm that has engaged in such efforts for the past years is now targeting ...
 
Minda News
Sat, 11 Jul 2015 09:16:13 -0700

She said they have a tie-up with the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) in the installation of nine AWS in Mindanao – in Sison, Surigao del Norte; Tago, Surigao del Sur; Rosario, Agusan del Sur; Magdum, ...
 
Manila Bulletin
Thu, 02 Apr 2015 07:02:49 -0700

Rosario, Agusan del Sur – At least 8,000 of the more than 20,000 farmers will be directly affected by El Niño, a weather disturbance that has started to strike in the rice-granary province of Agusan del Sur in Northeastern Mindanao region (Caraga).

Rappler

Rappler
Tue, 09 Dec 2014 22:30:59 -0800

... National Democratic Front (NDF) on Tuesday, December 9, said it is “most unfortunate” that some civilians, including an 8-year-old girl, were hurt in a New People's Army ambush on a local official and his supporters in Rosario, Agusan del Sur, in ...

Inquirer.net

Inquirer.net
Thu, 07 Nov 2013 02:51:29 -0800

ROSARIO, Agusan del Sur, Philippines – Officials here said about 16 illegal small-scale gold mining tunnels reportedly operated by a top local official of this gold-rich town could be to blame for the drying up of natural spring that caused a water ...
 
BusinessWorld Online Edition
Tue, 06 Jan 2015 07:45:00 -0800

18, 2016, covers a 677.0285-hectare site in Rosario, Agusan del Sur. Meanwhile, the EP of Kiamba, which will lapse on Aug. 20, 2016, entitles the miner to a 7,047-hectare area that straddles Maitum, Kiamba, Sarangani and Maasim, Lake Sebu and T'boli ...
 
Philippine Star
Fri, 05 Dec 2014 08:18:45 -0800

Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales ordered the six-month preventive suspension without pay of Philippine National Police (PNP) Director General Alan Purisima and 11 others for entering into an illegal courier contract to deliver licenses to applicants.
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