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Driving in Jagna, Bohol
Driving in Jagna, Bohol
DATE: 2011/03/02::
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Typhoon Queenie (Jagna, Bohol) report by: Fernan Esclamado
Typhoon Queenie (Jagna, Bohol) report by: Fernan Esclamado
DATE: 2014/11/28::
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Mayana Jagna Bohol :)
Mayana Jagna Bohol :)
DATE: 2013/04/14::
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Miss Jagna Invitation to Miss Bohol Coronation Night on July 19, 2014
Miss Jagna Invitation to Miss Bohol Coronation Night on July 19, 2014
DATE: 2014/07/12::
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Typhoon Queenie (Jagna, Bohol) report by: Fernan Esclamado
Typhoon Queenie (Jagna, Bohol) report by: Fernan Esclamado
DATE: 2014/11/27::
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Tubod Mar, Jagna Bohol
Tubod Mar, Jagna Bohol
DATE: 2014/08/31::
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Jagna Bohol
Jagna Bohol
DATE: 2014/02/26::
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Bisan pa By:Hackers Jagna Bohol
Bisan pa By:Hackers Jagna Bohol
DATE: 2009/08/07::
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Housing Project Sitio Ilawod, Brgy. Mayana, Jagna, Bohol
Housing Project Sitio Ilawod, Brgy. Mayana, Jagna, Bohol
DATE: 2014/03/02::
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'Queenie' leaves behind devastation in Bohol
DATE: 2014/11/28::
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Mazurka de Jagna - Bohol Province Provincial Meet (LUPAE)
Mazurka de Jagna - Bohol Province Provincial Meet (LUPAE)
DATE: 2011/12/06::
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Can-uba beach, Jagna, Bohol
Can-uba beach, Jagna, Bohol
DATE: 2014/05/31::
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What About Jagna, Bohol as a Place To Live?  - Philippines
What About Jagna, Bohol as a Place To Live? - Philippines
DATE: 2013/08/29::
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#BecomingFilipino "Region 7 List" Ep. #18 - Making Calamay in Bohol
#BecomingFilipino "Region 7 List" Ep. #18 - Making Calamay in Bohol
DATE: 2014/09/21::
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Housing Project Sitio Ilaud, Brgy. Mayana, Jagna, Bohol(REEDIT)
Housing Project Sitio Ilaud, Brgy. Mayana, Jagna, Bohol(REEDIT)
DATE: 2014/03/03::
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Summer of 69 by Noah
Summer of 69 by Noah's Ark Band (Jagna, Bohol)
DATE: 2012/12/22::
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NTG: Beach sa Jagna, Bohol na puno ng bato imbes buhangin, dinarayo
NTG: Beach sa Jagna, Bohol na puno ng bato imbes buhangin, dinarayo
DATE: 2014/03/09::
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Jagna town in BOHOL, Philippines
Jagna town in BOHOL, Philippines
DATE: 2010/01/19::
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JAGNA, BOHOL FOLK SONG "KAPALIGIRAN"
JAGNA, BOHOL FOLK SONG "KAPALIGIRAN"
DATE: 2010/06/18::
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Gangnam JAGNA BOHOL USA Style
Gangnam JAGNA BOHOL USA Style
DATE: 2012/09/30::
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BP: Whale shark o butanding, namataan sa Jagna, Bohol
BP: Whale shark o butanding, namataan sa Jagna, Bohol
DATE: 2012/04/12::
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24 Oras: Marble Beach, binabalik-balikan sa Jagna, Bohol
24 Oras: Marble Beach, binabalik-balikan sa Jagna, Bohol
DATE: 2014/03/12::
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cabunga-an jagna bohol
cabunga-an jagna bohol
DATE: 2010/04/22::
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DPG crips in JAGNA BOHOL
DPG crips in JAGNA BOHOL
DATE: 2012/02/11::
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Diving with a whale shark in Jagna, Bohol, Philippines with Drift Divers
Diving with a whale shark in Jagna, Bohol, Philippines with Drift Divers
DATE: 2012/01/10::
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sunflower resort... malbog,jagna,bohol
sunflower resort... malbog,jagna,bohol
DATE: 2012/01/30::
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extreme 24/7 champion @ Jagna, Bohol 2011 by: nayr @ work
extreme 24/7 champion @ Jagna, Bohol 2011 by: nayr @ work
DATE: 2011/10/11::
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Lonoy Cold Spring (lonoy,jagna,bohol)
Lonoy Cold Spring (lonoy,jagna,bohol)
DATE: 2014/07/06::
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DRIFT DIVERS Jagna Bohol at Cantagay MPA
DRIFT DIVERS Jagna Bohol at Cantagay MPA
DATE: 2013/01/09::
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CONGO 56 JAGNA BOHOL (Jan 31, 2015)
CONGO 56 JAGNA BOHOL (Jan 31, 2015)
DATE: 2015/02/03::
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Kisses in Jagna Bohol
Kisses in Jagna Bohol
DATE: 2009/07/19::
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LIBERTAD DANCERS MAYANA JAGNA BOHOL
LIBERTAD DANCERS MAYANA JAGNA BOHOL
DATE: 2011/12/10::
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Turtle in Jagna, Bohol
Turtle in Jagna, Bohol
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jagna, bohol duo
jagna, bohol duo
DATE: 2010/03/03::
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Jagna, Bohol with Drift divers
Jagna, Bohol with Drift divers
DATE: 2013/01/02::
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Human Prayer Chain Jagna, Bohol 2014
Human Prayer Chain Jagna, Bohol 2014
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Wonder Girls with Psy at JAGNA BOHOL USA
Wonder Girls with Psy at JAGNA BOHOL USA
DATE: 2012/09/30::
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automotive student,ptc jagna,bohol
automotive student,ptc jagna,bohol
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elaba boxing gym 2 - (jagna,bohol)
elaba boxing gym 2 - (jagna,bohol)
DATE: 2008/10/29::
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Pagdagan sa Kometa 2013 - St. Michael the Archangel Parish - Jagna Bohol Philippines
Pagdagan sa Kometa 2013 - St. Michael the Archangel Parish - Jagna Bohol Philippines
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d
d' abyss dancers (Jagna,Bohol show)
DATE: 2008/10/01::
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Bugoy Drilon live concert .....Jagna Bohol
Bugoy Drilon live concert .....Jagna Bohol
DATE: 2011/12/21::
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Central Visayan Institute Foundation - Jagna,. Bohol
Central Visayan Institute Foundation - Jagna,. Bohol
DATE: 2009/03/10::
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HARLEM SHAKE (Jagna Bohol Version)
HARLEM SHAKE (Jagna Bohol Version)
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NTG: Beach na may puting buhangin at polished pebbles, dinarayo sa Jagna, Bohol
NTG: Beach na may puting buhangin at polished pebbles, dinarayo sa Jagna, Bohol
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cmm jagna bohol
cmm jagna bohol
DATE: 2007/08/28::
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Cool Swagger at Cantagay, Jagna, Bohol
Cool Swagger at Cantagay, Jagna, Bohol
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1st fight jagna
1st fight jagna
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Fan Dance-Jagna Bohol
Fan Dance-Jagna Bohol
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Ocean View Home, Pangdan Jagna, Bohol, Philippines
Ocean View Home, Pangdan Jagna, Bohol, Philippines
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Jagna
Municipality
Skyline of Jagna
Skyline of Jagna
Official seal of Jagna
Seal
Map of Bohol with Jagna highlighted
Map of Bohol with Jagna highlighted
Jagna is located in Philippines
Jagna
Jagna
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 9°39′N 124°22′E / 9.65°N 124.37°E / 9.65; 124.37Coordinates: 9°39′N 124°22′E / 9.65°N 124.37°E / 9.65; 124.37
Country Philippines
Region Central Visayas (Region VII)
Province Bohol
District 3rd district of Bohol
Founded 29 September 1631
Barangay 33 (see § Barangays)
Government[1]
 • Type Sangguniang Bayan
 • Mayor Fortunato Abrenilla (AKSYON)
 • Vice mayor Bonifacio Virtudes Jr
 • Town Council
Area[1]
 • Total 68.21 km2 (26.34 sq mi)
Population (2010 census)[2]
 • Total 32,566
 • Density 480/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Demonym Jagna-anon
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 6308
IDD: +63 (0)38
Income class 3rd class
PSGC 071225000
Website jagna.gov.ph

Jagna is a third income class municipality in the province of Bohol, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 32,566.[2]

Jagna is located on the southern coast of Bohol. It is one of the commercial trading centers of the province with daily market and port operations. Of interest to visitors is the town church built during the Spanish era, with its ceiling frescoes and baroque architecture. A waterfall and a spring reservoir can be found on the highlands, accessible by road travel north. A marine sanctuary zone has been set up by the local government just off the shore. A double reef is protected inside the sanctuary zone and marked off by buoys to restrict access from fishers.

History[edit]

On January 24, 1744 an Italian Jesuit curate in charge of the town parish was killed by a native insurgent known as Francisco Dagohoy. This event signaled the beginning of the Dagohoy Rebellion – the longest uprising in Philippine history.

The Lonoy Massacre in 1901 was a bloody American surprise attack launched on Filipino insurgents – the latter being led by Captain Gregorio Caseñas[a] – that killed over 400 in the Philippine-American War. It was fought in the mountain village of Lonoy, north of the town proper.

A major earthquake devastated the town in 1992. The local residents were evacuated to the nearby hills for a few days, as local authorities warned of a possible tsunami that might hit the coastal area. Fortunately, no such event happened. One major damage wrought by the earthquake was on the church bell tower. Since then, the damage has been completely repaired.

Jagna has a new market; the last one burned down in 1998 and a temporary market was set up in the grass field across the church. The new market is in operation – built on the site of the previous one that burned down. A recreational plaza is recently in construction on the grass field that was once the temporary market area.

Like Tagbilaran, Jagna is a port town. Ferries travel daily to and from other islands. Routes to Mindanao are available via Cagayan de Oro and Butuan. The island of Camiguin is visible from Jagna and a daily ferry operates from Jagna to the port of Balbagon.

The town celebrates St. Michael's festival on September 29. Highlights are cultural activities such as parades and street dancing. The month of May is also of interest, especially to returning Jagna-born Filipinos from across the islands and abroad. Celebrations of barangay fiestas – with food, drinks, and local night disco – one after the other, occur almost everyday during that month.

Barangays[edit]

Map of Jagna

Jagna comprises 33 barangays:

  • Alejawan
  • Balili
  • Boctol
  • Buyog
  • Bunga Ilaya
  • Bunga Mar
  • Cabunga-an
  • Calabacita
  • Cambugason
  • Can-ipol
  • Canjulao
  • Cantagay
  • Cantuyoc
  • Can-uba
  • Can-upao
  • Faraon
  • Ipil
  • Kinagbaan
  • Laca
  • Larapan
  • Lonoy
  • Looc
  • Malbog
  • Mayana
  • Naatang
  • Nausok
  • Odiong
  • Pagina
  • Pangdan
  • Poblacion (Pondol)
  • Tejero
  • Tubod Mar
  • Tubod Monte

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Jagna
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 26,163 —    
1995 29,354 +2.18%
2000 30,643 +0.93%
2007 32,034 +0.61%
2010 32,566 +0.60%
Source: National Statistics Office[2][3]
Municipal hall
Roman Catholic Church, Jagna

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ who now features at the centre of the municipal seal

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Municipality of Jagna". Province of Bohol. Retrieved 2012-09-18. 
  2. ^ 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 1 April 2013. 
  3. ^ "Population and Annual Growth Rates by Province, City and Municipality: Central Visayas: 1995, 2000 and 2007" (PDF). National Statistics Office. Archived from the original (PDF) on 24 June 2011. 

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