Sagay, Camiguin Profile – PhilAtlas

Sagay, Province of Camiguin

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceCamiguin
Barangay count9
Postal code9103
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesBohol Sea
Area (2007)44.13 km2 (17.04 sq mi)
Population (2015)12,626
Density (2015)286 / km2 (741 / sq mi)
Coordinates9° 6' North, 124° 43' East (9.1064, 124.7244)
Estimated elevation above sea level29.2 meters (95.8 feet)

Sagay is a coastal municipality in the island province of Camiguin.

The municipality has a land area of 44.13 square kilometers or 17.04 square miles which constitutes 18.55% of Camiguin's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 12,626. This represented 14.27% of the total population of Camiguin province, or 0.27% of the overall population of the Northern Mindanao region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 286 inhabitants per square kilometer or 741 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Sagay has 9 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)
Alangilan12.12%1,5301,5131.12%0.21%
Bacnit6.92%8748019.11%1.67%
Balite7.75%9799374.48%0.84%
Bonbon14.26%1,8011,61111.79%2.15%
Bugang7.75%9799493.16%0.59%
Cuna6.45%81473710.45%1.91%
Manuyog11.21%1,4151,3435.36%1.00%
Mayana7.17%90577616.62%2.97%
Poblacion26.37%3,3293,2063.84%0.72%
Sagay Total12,62611,8736.34%1.18%

Historical population

The population of Sagay grew from 7,552 in 1960 to 12,626 in 2015, an increase of 5,074 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.18%, or an increase of 753 people, from the previous population of 11,873 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
7,552
8,5591.23%
7,728-2.03%
9,1203.37%
9,4940.40%
9,243-0.50%
10,3562.47%
11,1981.08%
11,8732.15%
12,6261.18%

Location

The municipal center of Sagay is situated at approximately 9° 6' North, 124° 43' East, in the island of Camiguin. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 29.2 meters or 95.8 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 Sagay are Gingoog, El Salvador, Cagayan de Oro, Cabadbaran, Butuan, and Iligan. The nearest municipalities are Catarman, Guinsiliban, Mahinog, Kinoguitan, Mambajao, and Balingoan. Its distance from the national capital is 731.01 kilometers (454.23 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 731.01 kilometers (454.23 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N33°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 12,626, ranked 1,479 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 17.04 square kilometers, ranked 1,443 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 286 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 711 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.18%, ranked 915 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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