December 22, 2014 

Hiligaynon


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       The Hiligaynon (Ilongo, Illongo, Ilonggo, Panayano) occupy the province of Iloilo principally with a total population of some 1,608,083. The largest concentrations are in Ajuy (37,763), Calinog (40,578), Buenavista (40,862), and Barotac Nuevo (39,157). The national population is some 5,648,595 (NSO 1990).

Distribution of Ethnic Groups by Provinces
(Arrangement: Population count)

Total National Population

5,648,717

Abra

96

Agusan del N.

3,309

Agusan del S.

26,960

Aklan

7,869

Albay

242

Antique

9,132

Aurora

188

Basilan

1,748

Bataan

2,959

Batanes

2

Batangas

2,144

Benguet

460

Bohol

107

Bukidnon

73,656

Bulacan

4,635

Cagayan

261

Camarines N.

137

Camarines S.

909

Camiguin

20

Capiz

575,369

Catanduanes

59

Cavite

9,604

Cebu

6,669

Davao

53,012

Davao del S.

30,059

Davao Or.

3,410

E. Samar

148

Ifugao

10

Ilocos N.

159

Ilocos S.

146

Iloilo

1,608,083

Isabela

552

Kalinga-Apayao

10

La Union

193

Laguna

3,809

Lanao del N.

4,214

Lanao del S.

11,057

Leyte

2,951

Maguindanao

41,988

Marinduque

53

Masbate

35,480

Misamis Occ.

397

Misamis Or.

3,611

Negros Occ.

1,821,206

Negros Or.

43,249

N. Cotabato

283,948

N. Samar

347

Nueva Ecija

373

Nueva Vizcaya

312

Occ. Mindoro

18,248

Or. Mindoro

10,373

Palawan

60,829

Pampanga

2,826

Pangasinan

839

Quezon

1,262

Quirino

101

Rizal

14,870

Romblon

1,474

W. Samar

293

Siquijor

76

Sorsogon

295

S. Cotabato

374,755

S. Leyte

179

S. Kudarat

200,660

Sulu

11

Surigao del N.

1,064

Surigao del S.

4,424

Tarlac

614

Tawi-Tawi

51

Zambales

3,276

Zamboanga N.

3,501

Zamboanga S.

74,094

Kalookan

18,435

Las Pinas

10,445

Mandaluyong

6,410

Manila

31,831

Marikina

5,889

Malabon

4,446

Makati

20,488

Muntinlupa

6,570

Navotas

2,393

Paranaque

9,463

Pasay

12,620

Pateros

440

Quezon City

49,412

San Juan

2,969

Taguig

9,911

Valenzuela

7,568

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