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Dao Barangays

Dao is a philippine municipality. It is located in the province Capiz in Region VI Western Visayas which is a part of the Visayas group of islands. The municipality Dao is seated about 22 km south-south-west of province capital Roxas City and about 399 km south-south-east of Philippine main capital Manila. The geographic coordinates of Dao are 11° 23' 38'' N, 122° 41' 9'' E.

Administratively the Municipality of Dao is subdivided into 20 barangays. 2 compose the center of the city wheras the other 18 are in the outlying areas. Some of them are even several kilometers away from the center of the Municipality.

No. Name PSGC-Code Area
in km²
Urbanisation Population
1 Aganan 061902001 - rural 579
2 Agtambi 061902002 - rural 1,384
3 Agtanguay 061902003 - rural 1,158
4 Balucuan 061902004 - urban 3,233
5 Bita 061902005 - rural 494
6 Centro 061902006 - rural 999
7 Daplas 061902007 - rural 848
8 Duyoc 061902008 - rural 2,640
9 Ilas Sur 061902009 - rural 1,391
12 Lacaron 061902012 - rural 2,248
13 Malonoy 061902013 - rural 1,350
14 Manhoy 061902014 - rural 2,183
15 Mapulang Bato 061902015 - rural 489
16 Matagnop 061902016 - rural 3,273
17 Nasunogan 061902017 - rural 2,412
18 Poblacion Ilawod 061902018 - urban 969
19 Poblacion Ilaya 061902019 - urban 1,863
20 Quinabcaban 061902020 - rural 1,495
21 Quinayuya 061902021 - rural 1,056
22 San Agustin (Ilas Norte) 061902022 - rural 1,356

According to the 2007 census, Dao has a population of 31,420 residents and is part of the big group of 1073 cities and municipalities in the Philippines which have more than 10.000 residents but did not reach 50.000 population yet. Based on the number of its inhabitants Dao is number 808 of the most populous cities of the Philippines and at 174 in Visayas group of islands and at 11 of the most populous cities of province Capiz. With an area of 88.64 km² Dao is one of the cities with a smaller urban area. Based on its area area, it ranks only as the 14th of the smallest cities of the province of Capiz.

According to the Philippine income classification for provinces, cities and municipalities Dao is a 4th class municipality. The urbanization status of Dao is classified as partly urban.

Among the bigger cities and muni­ci­pa­li­ties in the neigh­bor­hood of Dao there are Bago City (Negros Occidental) 97 km south, Cadiz City (Negros Occidental) 83 km south-east, Iloilo City (Iloilo) 79 km south, Bacolod City (Negros Occidental) 85 km south-south-east, Sagay City (Negros Occidental) 96 km south-east, Roxas City 22 km north-north-east, City Of Talisay (Negros Occidental) 79 km south-south-east, Oton (Iloilo) 81 km south-south-west, City Of Passi (Iloilo) 32 km south as well as 72 km south-south-east of Dao the municipality Silay City (Negros Occidental).

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