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Barangay Chairman: Nica (Mateo)Torres

SK Chairman: Jenny (Narciso) Narciso

Etymology: Literally, shining

Geography: The most remote and second largest island of Culasi.

Status: Rural

Sitios: Pamiliskadan; Luyo; Rikudo; Bil-at

Area: 140 hectares [ 345.94 acres ]

Population: 535 [2007 Census]

 Antique Rank: 353-4 [out of 590 barangays]

 North District Rank: 178-9 [out of 288]

 Culasi Rank: 29 [out of 44]

Density: 3.821 persons/hectare

% Change: -12.44% [95 & 2007 Figures]

Points of Interest: World-Class Scuba Diving/Snorkeling Site; 2 Lighthouse Towers (1906 & 2000); Bil-at White Sand; Tangay Community

Educational InstitutionsManiguin Elementary School; Maniguin Day-Care Center

Health Institution: Maniguin Health Institution

Churches: Seventh-Day Adventist Church; Four-Square Church; St. Anthony de Padua/Holy Child Catholic Chapel

Economy: Livelihood Activity: Fishing; Seaweeds Farming; Tourism

Power Distributor: Solar Panel

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