Dumarao is a 3rd class municipality in the province of Capiz, Philippines. According to the 2000 census, it has a population of 40,303 people in 7,993 households. It was originally founded in 1580 and officially established by Spaniards under the advocacy of Our Lady of Snows.

Dumarao is politically subdivided into 33 baranggays.

Region:REGION VI (Western Visayas)

Code 06000000
Province: CAPIZ
Code 061900000
Code 061904000
Income Classification: 2nd Class
Registered Voters (2010): 24,475
Urban/Rural: Partially Urban
Population : (as of Aug 1, 2007): 42,603


Land Area: 23, 420 Hectares

Climate: Season varies from wet to dry. Dry season occurs from the month of January to April and during the rest of the year.

Natural Resources: Limestone, Sand & Gravel, Rock Phosphate, Guano, Forest, Manganese, Gold and Clay for pottery.

Major River: Badbaranan River

Mountain: Mt. Agsubay Protection Forest

Mt. Tagao Production Forest


Population : 42,603 (2007 NSO)

No. of Household : 8,797 (2011 Projected)

Dialect : Ilonggo

Ethnic : Aetas

Growth Rate : 2.08%

Birth Rate : 18.0%

Death Rate : 5.1%

Literacy Rate : 90.36% (2000)

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