Cabusao, Camarines Sur

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Map of Camarines Sur showing the location of Cabusao

Cabusao is a 5th class municipality in the province of Camarines Sur, Philippines. According to the 2000 census, it has a population of 16,201 people in 2,999 households.

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Religion

The municipality is composed of two Catholic parishes, the San Bernardino Parish and the San Pascual Baylon Parish. Every barangay hold its own barangay fiesta to honor their village patron saint. During that event, the village is lavishly decorated, especially the route of the processions.

The Roman Catholic Church and the local authorities work side by side for a glorious and memorable fiestas. Although there is a separation of church and state, as stated in the country's constitution, the Catholic Church as an institution occupied a very high position in the society.

Among the non-Catholic religions are the Iglesia ni Cristo, the Dating Daan, and very small number of mainline protestants.

Barangays

Cabusao is politically subdivided into 9 barangays.

  • Barcelonita
  • Biong
  • Camagong
  • Castillo
  • New Poblacion (Pob.)
  • Pandan
  • San Pedro
  • Santa Cruz
  • Santa Lutgarda

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