Capiz Brief History

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Capiz Mula sa Tagalog na Wikipedia, ang malayang ensiklopedya Tungkol ito sa isang lalawigan sa Pilipinas. Para sa kabibe, tingnan ang kapis. Lalawigan ng Capiz— Lalawigan — Sagisag Bansa Pilipin as

Rehiyon Kanlurang Visayas (Rehiyon VI) Kabisera Lungsod Roxas Dibisyon Lungsod (mataas na urbanisado)—0 Lungsod (bahagi)—1 Bayan—16 Barangay—473 Distrito—2 Pamahalaan• Gobernador Vicente B. Bermejo Lawak(ika-30 pinakamaliit)• Kabuuan 2,633.2 km2 (1,016.7 sq mi) Wika Ilonggo Ang Capiz ay isang lalawigan sa

Pilipinas na matatagpuan sa rehiyon ng Silangang Visayas. Lungsod ng Roxas ang kapital nito at matatagpuan sa hilagang-silang ang bahagi ng Pulo ng Panay, pinapaligiran ng Aklan at Antique sa kanluran, at Iloilo sa timog Nakaharap ang Capiz sa Dagat Sibuyan sa hilaga. Geographic location and Demography The Western part of Central Visayas, Philippines comprises the Province of Antique, Iloilo, Capiz and Aklan all located within the roughly triangular shaped island of Panay. shaped island of Panay Capiz is one of the six provinces in the Western Visayas found on the northeastern portion in the island of Panay. Shaped like an open palm, it is situated at the heart of the Philippine Archipelago at 11° 35′ 0″ North latitude and 122° 45′ 0″ East Longitude . The Province is bounded by the Sibuayan Sea on the North, where Roxas City and the six (6) coastal municipalities:

Ivisan, Sapian, Panay, Pontevedra, Pres Roxas, and Pilar are wholly dependent on fishing for their existence. It is bounded on the South and Southeast by Iloilo Province, on the Southwest by the Province of Antique, and on the West and Northwest by the Province of Aklan. Aklan. The coast of Capiz sustains the vibrant fishing industry of the province. Its rich fishing grounds can be a basis for the claim of Capiz as the seafood capital of the Philippines. Roxas City, the provincial capital, where the largest in terms of population size Capiz has a population of 701,664 (2007 census). Among the...
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