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Pagagawan, Maguindanao

Datu Montawal


Map of showing the location of Pagagawan, now Datu Montawal

Location within the

Coordinates: 7°6′0″N 124°46′0″E / 7.10000°N 124.76667°E / 7.10000; 124.76667Coordinates: 7°6′0″N 124°46′0″E / 7.10000°N 124.76667°E / 7.10000; 124.76667

Country  Philippines
Region Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
Province ]]
Barangays 11
 • Mayor Dragon Montawal
 • Total 461.10 km2 (178.03 sq mi)
Population (2010)
 • Total 31,265
 • Density 68/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code
Dialing code
Income class 5th

Datu Montawal (formerly Pagagawan) is a 5th class municipality in the province of Maguindanao, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 31,265 people in 7,212 households.

The municipality was created under Muslim Mindanao Autonomy Act No. 95 on July 18, 2000. It was carved out of the municipality of Pagalungan. It was renamed to Datu Montawal under Muslim Mindanao Autonomy Act No. 152 on January 7, 2002.


Datu Montawal is politically subdivided into 11 barangays.

  • Balatungkayo (Batungkayo)
  • Bulit
  • Bulod
  • Dungguan
  • Limbalud
  • Maridagao
  • Nabundas
  • Pagagawan
  • Talapas
  • Talitay
  • Tunggol
  • Katitisan


External links

  • MMA Act No. 95 : An Act Creating the Municipality of Pagagawan in the Province of Maguindanao
  • MMA Act No. 152 : An Act Changing the Name of Pagagawan in the Province of Maguindanao to Municipality of Datu Montawal
  • Philippine Standard Geographic Code
  • 2000 Philippine Census Information
  • Local Governance Performance Management System
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