Dananao is a barangay of the philippine municipality Tinglayan in the province Kalinga
in Cordillera Administrative Region
which is part of the Luzon group
Dananao belongs to the barangays of Municipality Tinglayan which are in the outlying area.
The municipality Tinglayan with a population of about 11,619 and its 20 barangays belong to the partly urban areas in the Philippines. While some of the barangays developed modern urban structures, some others, especially those which are seated in the outlying areas, remained rural. By the end of 2007 Dananao had 585 residents.
Other barangays of Tinglayan are:
Ambato Legleg, Bangad Centro, Basao, Belong Manubal, Bugnay, Buscalan (Buscalan-Locong), Butbut (Butbut-Ngibat), Loccong, Lower Bangad, Luplupa, Mallango, Ngibat, Old Tinglayan, Poblacion, Sumadel 1, Sumadel 2, Tulgao East, Tulgao West, Upper Bangad