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Gunmen still holding 57 hostages in Agusan del Sur
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Naliyagan Festival, Prosperidad Agusan del Sur
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ADORE 2010 @patin-ay  prosperidad agusan del sur
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Human Rights Violation in Agusan del Sur PART 2
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Isang parte ng Maharlika Highway sa Brgy. Agfa, sibagat, Agusan Del Sur, gumuho kaninang umaga
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'a man with different voices' from prosperidad agusan del sur
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Prosperidad Agusan del Sur
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ADORE 2013 Agusan del Sur
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Failed NPA attack at Mawab 16 Jan 2012 Full Version
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Part 1 Human Rights Violation in Agusan del Sur
Part 1 Human Rights Violation in Agusan del Sur
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agusan del sur
agusan del sur
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Longboard Push @ Sta.Irene Bayugan Agusan del Sur
Longboard Push @ Sta.Irene Bayugan Agusan del Sur
::2010/08/14::
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9th Governor
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GOVs CUP 2014 teaser
GOVs CUP 2014 teaser
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He Leadeth Me by Prosperidad Central Church Choir
He Leadeth Me by Prosperidad Central Church Choir
::2011/07/10::
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Hostage drama in Agusan ends
Hostage drama in Agusan ends
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Abra - Gayuma in Naliyagan festival 2014
Abra - Gayuma in Naliyagan festival 2014
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Prosperidad Feng Shui [cherirada]
Prosperidad Feng Shui [cherirada]
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The Prayer by Prosperidad SDA Central Church Choir
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SAN FRANCISCO ( TEAM MAGDIWATA ) pep squad!..
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Agusan hostage crisis suspects now in custody
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SUROY TA   bega falls
SUROY TA bega falls
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Armed group takes 75 hostages, many of them children, in Agusan
Armed group takes 75 hostages, many of them children, in Agusan
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N.P.A. ( New Peoples Army) attack
N.P.A. ( New Peoples Army) attack
::2014/06/24::
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St. Michael Parish - Prosperidad LWYD 2013
St. Michael Parish - Prosperidad LWYD 2013
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Talks continue for release of Agusan hostages
Talks continue for release of Agusan hostages
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GIANT CROCODILE 21 FEET LONG CAUGHT IN BUNAWAN AGUSAN DEL SUR, PHILIPPINES SEPT  2, 2011
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Hostage crisis grips Agusan del Sur
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Butuan DYD Official Theme
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my hometown san francisco agusan del sur
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Jason William Cagmat Villar Christening 2014
Jason William Cagmat Villar Christening 2014
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The inconvenient life of Purok 4 Pinganan residents in San Lorenzo,Prosperidad,Agusan del Sur
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bega falls
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NewsLife: Indigenous peoples in Agusan Del Sur use licensed firearms vs. NPA rebels || July 16, 2014
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Airclaw -  Naliyagan Festival (Battle of the Band 2013 Champion)
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GROUNDFLOOR - RUNAWAY(THE CORRS COVER)
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News@1: Kuta ng NPA sa Agusan Del Sur, nilusob ng AFP || June 19, 2014
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FUNNY NEWS - INATO ni NOEL 26
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ABRA at Naliyagan Festival 2014, Patin-ay Agusan Del sur
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Girls Unit ^^
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Faithfully by Ginlan Milar Maratas
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Tricycle ride thru San Francisco, Agusan del Sur, Philippines
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Prosperidad
Municipality
Official seal of Prosperidad
Seal
Map of Agusan del Sur with Prosperidad highlighted
Map of Agusan del Sur with Prosperidad highlighted
Prosperidad is located in Philippines
Prosperidad
Prosperidad
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 08°36′N 125°55′E / 8.600°N 125.917°E / 8.600; 125.917Coordinates: 08°36′N 125°55′E / 8.600°N 125.917°E / 8.600; 125.917
Country Philippines
Region Caraga (Region XIII)
Province Agusan del Sur
District 1st District, Agusan del Sur
Founded January 1, 1970
Barangays 32
Government[1]
 • Mayor Albin D. Magdamit
Area[2]
 • Total 505.15 km2 (195.04 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 76,628
 • Density 150/km2 (390/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 8500
Dialing code 85
Income class 1st
Website www.prosperidad.gov.ph

Prosperidad is a first class municipality in the province of Agusan del Sur, Philippines. It is the capital of the province. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 76,628 people.[3]

Barangays[edit]

Prosperidad is politically subdivided into 32 barangays.[2]

  • Aurora
  • Awa
  • Azpetia
  • Poblacion (Bah-Bah)
  • La Caridad
  • La Suerte
  • La Union
  • Las Navas
  • Libertad
  • Los Arcos
  • Lucena
  • Mabuhay
  • Magsaysay
  • Mapaga
  • New Maug
  • Napo
  • Patin-ay
  • Salimbogaon
  • Salvacion
  • San Joaquin
  • San Jose
  • San Lorenzo
  • San Martin
  • San Pedro
  • Pukengkay
  • San Rafael
  • San Salvador
  • San Vicente
  • Santa Irene
  • Santa Maria
  • La Perian
  • La Purisima
  • San Roque

History and etymology[edit]

Prior to the Spanish Colonial Period, a Manobo settlement thrived at the junction of the Sianib and Gibong River. This settlement was known to the natives as Culilay.

During the Spanish Colonial Period, the missionaries discovered the settlement and soon began the Christianization of the Manobos. The natives were given Christian names and the settlement was renamed from Culilay to San Juan.

At the start of the American Period, San Juan was again renamed Las Navas but the name was short-lived as the place underwent another change in name – from Las Navas to Prosperidad derived from the word Prospero or “progressive” as the place experienced growth and prosperity during the time of American Governor Zapanta who coined the name which to this day is the name of the Municipality.

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Prosperidad
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 51,189 —    
1995 61,804 +3.59%
2000 70,815 +2.96%
2007 75,390 +0.87%
2010 76,628 +0.59%
Source: National Statistics Office[3]

Education[edit]

A satellite campus of the Philippine Normal University is located in Poblacion, Prosperidad (popularly known as Bah-Bah) which was established in 1968.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 1 July 2013. Retrieved 5 September 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: AGUSAN DEL SUR". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 10 April 2014. 
  3. ^ a b c "Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay: as of May 1, 2010". 2010 Census of Population and Housing. National Statistics Office. Retrieved 10 April 2014. 

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