Siquijor

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Siquijor

(sēkēhôr`), island (133 sq mi/344 sq km), one of the Visayan Islands, the Philippines, just off the southeast coast of Negros. Fishing is its economy's mainstay; land use is primarily agricultural. The main town and chief seaport is also called Siquijor.
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Cebu province received 1,583 agricultural patents and 358 residential patents; Bohol with 7,174 and 985; Negros Oriental with 360 and 400; and Siquijor province obtained 291 agricultural land titles with 71 residential patents.
Most of the victims were from Bohol, where 199 people were killed, while 13 dead were from the nearby province of Cebu and one from Siquijor province.