Malinao, Province of Aklan

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceAklan
Barangay count23
Postal code5606
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Area (2007)186.01 km2 (71.82 sq mi)
Population (2015)23,194
Density (2015)125 / km2 (323 / sq mi)
Coordinates11° 39' North, 122° 18' East (11.6439, 122.3076)
Estimated elevation above sea level24.9 meters (81.6 feet)

Malinao is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Aklan.

The municipality has a land area of 186.01 square kilometers or 71.82 square miles which constitutes 10.21% of Aklan's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 23,194. This represented 4.03% of the total population of Aklan province, or 0.31% of the overall population of the Western Visayas region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 125 inhabitants per square kilometer or 323 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Malinao has 23 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)
Banaybanay3.96%9191,007-8.74%-1.73%
Biga‑a3.79%8798059.19%1.69%
Bulabud6.69%1,5511,764-12.07%-2.42%
Cabayugan5.29%1,2281,260-2.54%-0.49%
Capataga0.17%40129-68.99%-19.98%
Cogon2.12%49141917.18%3.07%
Dangcalan2.93%679723-6.09%-1.19%
Kinalangay Nuevo4.17%9689521.68%0.32%
Kinalangay Viejo8.81%2,0431,8719.19%1.69%
Lilo‑an6.20%1,4371,478-2.77%-0.53%
Malandayon3.78%87676714.21%2.56%
Manhanip4.95%1,1491,177-2.38%-0.46%
Navitas5.04%1,1701,290-9.30%-1.84%
Osman2.98%691715-3.36%-0.65%
Poblacion6.49%1,5051,660-9.34%-1.85%
Rosario8.14%1,8892,199-14.10%-2.85%
San Dimas3.76%873892-2.13%-0.41%
San Ramon4.05%9408935.26%0.98%
San Roque6.06%1,4061,413-0.50%-0.09%
Sipac1.80%417522-20.11%-4.19%
Sugnod2.15%4984764.62%0.86%
Tambuan5.01%1,1631,346-13.60%-2.74%
Tigpalas1.65%3823509.14%1.68%
Malinao Total23,19424,108-3.79%-0.73%

Historical population

The population of Malinao grew from 12,987 in 1960 to 23,194 in 2015, an increase of 10,207 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.73%, or a decrease of 914 people, from the previous population of 24,108 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
12,987
14,9471.38%
16,4831.98%
18,1171.91%
20,1801.08%
21,5091.20%
23,6992.10%
23,9210.13%
24,1080.28%
23,194-0.73%

Location

The municipal center of Malinao is situated at approximately 11° 39' North, 122° 18' East, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 24.9 meters or 81.6 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 Malinao are Roxas City, Passi, Iloilo City, Victorias, Silay, and Talisay. The nearest municipalities are Banga, Lezo, Numancia, Makato, Kalibo, and Balete. Its distance from the national capital is 356.37 kilometers (221.44 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Banga, Aklan, 2.76 kilometers (1.71 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S77°E)
  • Lezo, Aklan, 3.51 kilometers (2.18 miles) to the Northeast (N41°E)
  • Numancia, Aklan, 7.20 kilometers (4.47 miles) to the North‑Northeast (N18°E)
  • Makato, Aklan, 7.67 kilometers (4.76 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N12°W)
  • Kalibo, Aklan, 9.46 kilometers (5.88 miles) to the Northeast (N40°E)
  • Balete, Aklan, 12.47 kilometers (7.75 miles) to the Southeast (S39°E)

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 356.37 kilometers (221.44 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N24°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 23,194, ranked 1,165 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 71.82 square kilometers, ranked 599 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 125 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,239 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): -0.73%, ranked 1,600 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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