Sibalom, Province of Antique

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceAntique
Barangay count76
Postal code5713
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Area (2007)201.30 km2 (77.72 sq mi)
Population (2015)60,306
Density (2015)300 / km2 (776 / sq mi)
Coordinates10° 47' North, 122° 1' East (10.7889, 122.0175)
Estimated elevation above sea level24.9 meters (81.8 feet)

Sibalom is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Antique.

The municipality has a land area of 201.30 square kilometers or 77.72 square miles which constitutes 7.38% of Antique's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 60,306. This represented 10.36% of the total population of Antique province, or 0.80% of the overall population of the Western Visayas region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 300 inhabitants per square kilometer or 776 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Sibalom has 76 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)
Alangan1.38%83471217.13%3.06%
Bari1.67%1,00987814.92%2.68%
Biga‑a0.55%32929113.06%2.36%
Bongbongan I1.26%76065316.39%2.93%
Bongbongan II0.87%5245151.75%0.33%
Bongsod1.00%6015558.29%1.53%
Bontol1.41%84976411.13%2.03%
Bugnay0.42%25322711.45%2.09%
Bulalacao0.79%4754534.86%0.91%
Cabanbanan0.46%2782674.12%0.77%
Cabariuan1.18%71464311.04%2.01%
Cabladan1.45%8758661.04%0.20%
Cadoldolan1.08%65158012.24%2.22%
Calog0.66%4003912.30%0.43%
Calo‑oy0.38%2282213.17%0.60%
Catmon1.77%1,0691,0442.39%0.45%
Catungan I1.02%61455810.04%1.84%
Catungan II0.70%42033126.89%4.64%
Catungan III0.98%58948720.94%3.69%
Catungan IV1.87%1,1281,0883.68%0.69%
Cubay‑Napultan1.83%1,1011,0366.27%1.17%
Cubay‑Sermon1.57%949999-5.01%-0.97%
District I2.56%1,5421,4129.21%1.69%
District II2.32%1,3981,3533.33%0.62%
District III6.20%3,7403,39810.06%1.84%
District IV3.76%2,2662,05010.54%1.93%
Egaña5.53%3,3333,1216.79%1.26%
Esperanza I0.70%42529643.58%7.13%
Esperanza II0.76%4604512.00%0.38%
Esperanza III0.70%42536616.12%2.89%
Igcococ1.12%6736218.37%1.54%
Igdagmay0.60%36032610.43%1.91%
Igdalaquit1.78%1,0769839.46%1.74%
Iglanot1.62%97486013.26%2.40%
Igpanolong0.75%4504187.66%1.41%
Igparas0.58%347351-1.14%-0.22%
Igsuming1.09%6596343.94%0.74%
Ilabas2.14%1,2931,13813.62%2.46%
Imparayan0.96%5795731.05%0.20%
Inabasan1.02%6165717.88%1.45%
Indag‑an0.60%359597-39.87%-9.23%
Initan0.85%5155042.18%0.41%
Insarayan0.92%55645223.01%4.02%
Lacaron3.33%2,0091,8399.24%1.70%
Lagdo0.81%4914596.97%1.29%
Lambayagan0.81%4874791.67%0.32%
Luna0.54%32828315.90%2.85%
Luyang0.68%4104041.49%0.28%
Maasin0.72%435441-1.36%-0.26%
Mabini1.12%6736336.32%1.17%
Millamena0.56%3403264.29%0.80%
Mojon0.54%3283270.31%0.06%
Nagdayao1.99%1,1981,1751.96%0.37%
Nazareth1.31%7877672.61%0.49%
Odiong1.39%83871517.20%3.07%
Olaga0.78%47240117.71%3.15%
Pangpang1.10%6656502.31%0.44%
Panlagangan0.78%47239818.59%3.30%
Pantao0.41%2452296.99%1.29%
Pasong1.14%68660413.58%2.45%
Pis‑Anan3.91%2,3552,1748.33%1.53%
Rombang0.83%5025000.40%0.08%
Salvacion1.06%639662-3.47%-0.67%
San Juan2.19%1,3181,15913.72%2.48%
Sido1.41%84972916.46%2.94%
Solong1.67%1,0079832.44%0.46%
Tabongtabong0.65%3893685.71%1.06%
Tigbalua I1.19%7176825.13%0.96%
Tigbalua II0.44%26419734.01%5.73%
Tig‑Ohot0.86%516524-1.53%-0.29%
Tordesillas0.69%4184121.46%0.28%
Tulatula1.28%77167713.88%2.51%
Valentin Grasparil0.80%4834429.28%1.70%
Villafont1.15%69658119.79%3.50%
Villahermosa1.05%6336241.44%0.27%
Villar1.97%1,1891,1800.76%0.14%
Sibalom Total60,30656,0587.58%1.40%

Historical population

The population of Sibalom grew from 24,468 in 1960 to 60,306 in 2015, an increase of 35,838 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.40%, or an increase of 4,248 people, from the previous population of 56,058 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
24,468
30,3922.14%
32,2471.20%
35,5151.95%
42,6471.85%
46,1431.49%
49,9711.72%
53,9341.06%
56,0581.42%
60,3061.40%

Location

The municipal center of Sibalom is situated at approximately 10° 47' North, 122° 1' East, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 24.9 meters or 81.8 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 Sibalom are Iloilo City, Passi, Bago, Bacolod, Talisay, and Silay. The nearest municipalities are Belison, San Remigio, San Jose de Buenavista, Hamtic, Patnongon, and San Joaquin. Its distance from the national capital is 435.41 kilometers (270.55 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 435.41 kilometers (270.55 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N15°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 60,306, ranked 409 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 77.72 square kilometers, ranked 544 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 300 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 669 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.40%, ranked 742 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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