IJsselstein, Monday, 14 February 2011 00:30:00
The municipality of Candijay is located in the eastern part of Bohol. The name of the town is said to have been derived from Kang Dihay, which means "belonging to Dihay", a strong man with many followers. In time, the name was changed to Candijay. The town was organized during the Spanish regime and was then one of the 34 towns in the province in 1879. It had a population of 5,030.
|Candijay Community Hospital|
Address: Poblacion, 6312 Candijay, Bohol, Philippines
Phone: +63 38 562 0022
Candijay Community Hospital has a capacity of 24 beds. Dr. Melvin C. Lopez - Chief of Hospital
Candijay celebrate its town fiesta on the 19th of May in honor of Saint Joseph.
Candijay Police Station: +63 38 526 0016
|Candijay at a glance|
|Number of households (2000):||5420|
|Land area:||8687 ha|
|Number of barangays:||21|
|Distance from Tagbilaran:||92 km|
|Barangay||Population (2000)||Households (2000)||Population (2010)||Population (2015)|
|Tubod (Tres Rosas)||1043||181||928||888|
(Based on figures from the census of 2000, 2010, and 2015 from PSA)