Sibagat, Province of Agusan del Sur

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceAgusan del Sur
Barangay count24
Postal code8503
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Area (2007)567.82 km2 (219.24 sq mi)
Population (2015)30,442
Density (2015)54 / km2 (139 / sq mi)
Coordinates8° 49' North, 125° 42' East (8.8219, 125.6938)
Estimated elevation above sea level51.2 meters (167.8 feet)

Sibagat is a municipality in the landlocked province of Agusan del Sur.

The municipality has a land area of 567.82 square kilometers or 219.24 square miles which constitutes 5.68% of Agusan del Sur's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 30,442. This represented 4.34% of the total population of Agusan del Sur province, or 1.17% of the overall population of the Caraga region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 54 inhabitants per square kilometer or 139 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Sibagat has 24 barangays as shown in the following table.

Demographic profile of barangays
BarangayPopulation percentage (2015)Population (2015)Population (2010)Change (2010‑2015)Annual Population Growth Rate (2010‑2015)
Afga9.84%2,9953,151-4.95%-0.96%
Anahawan1.96%597639-6.57%-1.29%
Banagbanag2.22%677719-5.84%-1.14%
Del Rosario0.86%262284-7.75%-1.52%
El Rio4.81%1,4631,4431.39%0.26%
Ilihan3.47%1,0571,087-2.76%-0.53%
Kauswagan1.11%338378-10.58%-2.11%
Kioya2.09%635651-2.46%-0.47%
Kolambugan6.48%1,9741,981-0.35%-0.07%
Magkalape0.58%178264-32.58%-7.23%
Magsaysay3.18%9689343.64%0.68%
Mahayahay3.85%1,1721,429-17.98%-3.70%
New Tubigon3.66%1,1131,0991.27%0.24%
Padiay5.34%1,6271,5733.43%0.64%
Perez3.03%9231,055-12.51%-2.51%
Poblacion19.70%5,9985,8752.09%0.40%
San Isidro2.79%850955-10.99%-2.19%
San Vicente4.20%1,2781,08717.57%3.13%
Santa Cruz1.46%444492-9.76%-1.94%
Santa Maria2.37%7207042.27%0.43%
Sinai1.81%551621-11.27%-2.25%
Tabon‑tabon10.03%3,0532,9433.74%0.70%
Tag‑uyango2.23%6786445.28%0.98%
Villangit2.93%891977-8.80%-1.74%
Sibagat Total30,44230,985-1.75%-0.34%

Historical population

The population of Sibagat grew from 24,004 in 1990 to 30,442 in 2015, an increase of 6,438 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.34%, or a decrease of 543 people, from the previous population of 30,985 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
24,004
28,1853.05%
28,6850.38%
30,0740.65%
30,9851.09%
30,442-0.34%

Location

The municipal center of Sibagat is situated at approximately 8° 49' North, 125° 42' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 51.2 meters or 167.8 feet above mean sea level.


Distances

Based on the great-circle distance (the shortest distance between two points over the surface of the Earth), the cities closest to Sibagat are Bayugan, Butuan, Cabadbaran, Tandag, Gingoog, and Bislig. The nearest municipalities are Las Nieves, Esperanza, Remedios T. Romualdez, Magallanes, Prosperidad, and Buenavista. Its distance from the national capital is 819.18 kilometers (509.02 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 819.18 kilometers (509.02 miles) to the Northwest (N38°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 30,442, ranked 926 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 219.24 square kilometers, ranked 110 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 54 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,501 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): -0.34%, ranked 1,580 out of 1,634

Notes

  1. Unless otherwise specified, population count (excluding percentages) and land area figures are derived from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal codes are from the Philippine Postal Corporation.
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