Fourth Quarter 2021 PSGC Updates: Correction of the Names of 35 Barangays

Reference Number: 

2022-104

Release Date: 

Tuesday, March 22, 2022

During the fourth quarter of 2021, the names of 35 barangays in the Philippine Standard Geographic Code (PSGC) masterlist were corrected based on the recommendations of the interagency Technical Working Group on Geographic Code (TWGGC) as follows:

Correct name

Old name

Legal Basis

1. Barangay Saray, City of Iligan

Saray-Tibanga

  1. City Ordinance No. 336, s. 1966
  2. Barangay Ordinance No. 1 S. of 2018 dated 02 March 2018
  3. Barangay Resolution No. 2017-032A dated 04 August 2017
2. Barangay San Martin de Porres, City of San Jose del Monte, Bulacan

St. Martin de Porres

City Resolution No. 2021-1624-10 dated 18 October 2021

3. Barangay Bagong Buhay I, City of San Jose del Monte, Bulacan

Bagong Buhay

City Resolution No. 2021-1261-10 dated18 October 2021

4. Barangay Fatima I, City of San Jose del Monte, Bulacan

Fatima

City Resolution No. 2021-1261-10 dated 18 October 2021

5. Barangay Minuyan I, City of San Jose del Monte, Bulacan

Minuyan

City Resolution No. 2021-1261-10 dated 18 October 2021

6. Barangay San Martin I, City of San Jose del Monte, Bulacan

San Martin

City Resolution No. 2021-1261-10 dated 18 October 2021

7. Barangay San Rafael II, City of San Jose del Monte, Bulacan

San Rafael

City Resolution No. 2021-1261-10 dated 18 October 2021

8. Barangay Sta. Cruz I, City of San Jose del Monte, Bulacan

Santa Cruz

City Resolution No. 2021-1261-10 dated 18 October 2021

9. Barangay Sto. Niño I, City of San Jose del Monte, Bulacan

Santo Niño

City Resolution No. 2021-1261-10 dated 18 October 2021

10. Barangay Silagan, Municipality of Allacapan, Cagayan

Silangan

Municipal Planning and Development Office's (MPDO) Certification attested by Municipal Mayor dated 24 November 2021

11. Barangay Alituntung, Municipality of Amulung, Cagayan

Alitungtung

Mayor's Certification dated 04 January 2022 signed by Local Chief Executive

12. Barangay M. Antiporda, Municipality of Buguey, Cagayan

Antiporda

Municipal Planning and Development Coordinator (MPDC) Office's Certification attested by Municipal Mayor dated    29 November 2021

13. Barangay Jurisdiccion, Municipality of Camalaniugan, Cagayan

Jurisdiction

Mayor's Certification dated 23 November 2021

14. Barangay Capannikian, Municipality of Claveria, Cagayan

Capanikian

MPDC Office's Certification attested by Local Chief Executive dated 29 November 2021

15. Barangay Sta. Ana, Municipality of Gattaran, Cagayan

Santa Ana

MPDC Office's Certification attested by Municipal Mayor dated 23 November 2021

16. Barangay Sta. Maria, Municipality of Lal-Lo, Cagayan

Santa Maria

Mayor's Certification dated 24 November 2021

17. Barangay Alimannao, Municipality of Peñablanca, Cagayan

Alimanao

MPDC Office’s Certification attested by Municipal Mayor dated 29 November 2021

18. Barangay Baluncanag, Municipality of Rizal, Cagayan

Balungcanag

MPDC Office's Certification attested by Mayor dated 24 November 2021

19. Barangay Aridowen, Municipality of Santa Teresita, Cagayan

Aridawen

MPDC Office’s Certification attested by Local Chief Executive dated 29 November 2021

20. Barangay Culung, Municipality of Tuao, Cagayan

Culong

  1. MPDC Office's Certification attested by Local Chief Executive dated 13 December 2021
  2. Sangguniang Bayan (SB) Resolution No. 068 dated 03 December 2021
21. Barangay Malummin, Municipality of Tuao, Cagayan

Malumin

  1. MPDC Office's Certification attested by Local Chief Executive dated 13 December 2021
  2. SB Resolution No. 068 dated 03 December 2021
22. Barangay Bulagao, Municipality of Tuao, Cagayan

Balagao

  1. MPDC Office's Certification attested by Mayor dated   13 December 2021
  2. SB Resolution No. 068 dated 03 December 2021
23. Barangay Namabbalan Norte, Tuguegarao City, Cagayan

Nambbalan Norte

  1. CPDC Certification attested by OIC-City Mayor dated 07 December 2021
  2. Resolution No. 26, s-1982
24. Barangay Namabbalan Sur, Tuguegarao City, Cagayan

Nambbalan Sur

  1. CPDC Certification attested by OIC-City Mayor dated 07 December 2021
  2. Resolution No. 26, s-1982
25. Barangay Lingey, Municipality of Bucloc, Abra

Lingay

Office of the Municipal Planning and Development Officer's Certification signed by Mayor dated 15 November 2021

26. Barangay Liang, City of Malolos, Bulacan

Liyang

Mayor's Certification signed by Mayor dated 05 October 2021

27. Barangay Santor, City of Malolos, Bulacan

Santol

Mayor's Certification dated 05 October 2021

28. Barangay Pulung Santol, Municipality of Porac, Pampanga

Pulong Santol

Mayor's Certification dated 11 August 2021

29. Barangay Sepung Bulaon, Municipality of Porac, Pampanga

Sepung Bulaun

Mayor's Certification dated 11 August 2021

30. Barangay Sta. Cruz, Municipality of Porac, Pampanga

Santa Cruz

Mayor's Certification dated 11 August 2021

31. Barangay Owaog-Nebloc, Municipality of Botolan, Zambales

Owaog-Nibloc

MPDC Office/Zoning Administrator's Certification signed by Mayor dated 03 August 2021

32. Barangay Binoclutan, Municipality of Botolan, Zambales

Binuclutan

MPDC Office/Zoning Administrator's Certification signed by Mayor dated 03 August 2021

33. Barangay Sto. Tomas, Municipality of Palauig, Zambales

Santo Tomas

MPDO's Certification signed by Mayor dated 29 July 2021

34. Barangay Sto. Niño, Municipality of Palauig, Zambales

Santo Niño

MPDO's Certification signed by Mayor dated 29 July 2021

35. Barangay Sto. Niño, Municipality of San Felipe, Zambales

Santo Niño

MPDO's Certification signed by Mayor dated 04 August 2021

Notwithstanding these updates in the PSGC, the total number of local government units remained the same as shown in the table below:

Geographic-level Total Number (as of 31 December 2021)
Region 17
Province 81
City 146
Municipality 1,488
Barangay 42,046

The updated online PSGC database and masterlist can be accessed at https://psa.gov.ph/classification/psgc/.

The compilation and updating of the PSGC is a collaborative effort of the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA), and its interagency TWGGC composed of the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG), Commission on Elections (COMELEC), National Mapping and Resource Information Authority (NAMRIA), and the Land Management Bureau (LMB).

For further inquiries, you may contact the Statistical Classifications Division of the Standards Service with telefax number (+632) 8376-1867 and email addresses em.aquino@psa.gov.ph and v.adona@psa.gov.ph.

 

 

DENNIS S. MAPA, Ph.D.
Undersecretary
National Statistician and Civil Registrar General

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