Malinao
Province of Aklan

Summary data
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 per km2
(323 per sq. mi)
Coordinates11° 39' North, 122° 18' East
(11.6439 ° N, 122.3076 ° E)
Estimated elevation
above sea level
24.9 meters
(81.6 feet)
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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. The 2015 Census records its population as 23,194 representing 4.03% of the total population of Aklan province, or 0.31% of the overall population of the Western Visayas region. Based on such figures, the population density is computed at 125 inhabitants per square kilometer or 323 inhabitants per square mile.

Demographic profile of barangays

Malinao has 23 barangays as shown in the following table.

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.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1960 Feb 1512,987
1970 May 614,9471.38%
1975 May 116,4831.98%
1980 May 118,1171.91%
1990 May 120,1801.08%
1995 Sep 121,5091.20%
2000 May 123,6992.10%
2007 Aug 123,9210.13%
2010 May 124,1080.28%
2015 Aug 123,194-0.73%
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The town center of Malinao is situated at approximately 11° 39' North, 122° 18' East, which has an elevation 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.

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)

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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