In 2016, less than half ,or 20%, of elected politicians (Governor, Vice Governor, Provincial Board Member, Congressman, Mayor, Vice Mayor, and Councilor) in Aurora are considered fat dynastic.
Since 2010, fat dynasties have occupied key positions in Aurora:
The province of Aurora has been ruled by political dynasties over the past decades. The following are the most common surnames of elected officials in 2016.
The Angara clan’s recent prominence in Aurora’s politican scene started in 1992 with Arturo Angara serving as Mayor. Since then, several members of the clan have recently occupied various positions such as Governor, Vice Governor, House Member, Mayor, and Councilor.
According to PSA's most recent data, slight improvement in the poverty situation in Aurora has been observed since 2006.