Sibalom
Province of Antique

Summary data
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 per km2
(776 per sq. mi)
Coordinates10° 47' North, 122° 1' East
(10.7889 ° N, 122.0175 ° E)
Estimated elevation
above sea level
24.9 meters
(81.8 feet)
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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. The 2015 Census records its population as 60,306 representing 10.36% of the total population of Antique province, or 0.80% of the overall population of the Western Visayas region. Based on such figures, the population density is computed at 300 inhabitants per square kilometer or 776 inhabitants per square mile.

Demographic profile of barangays

Sibalom has 76 barangays as shown in the following table.

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. Growth rate over this period, which was continuously positive, fluctuated between the range of [1.06%, 2.14%]. 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.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1960 Feb 1524,468
1970 May 630,3922.14%
1975 May 132,2471.20%
1980 May 135,5151.95%
1990 May 142,6471.85%
1995 Sep 146,1431.49%
2000 May 149,9711.72%
2007 Aug 153,9341.06%
2010 May 156,0581.42%
2015 Aug 160,3061.40%
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The town center of Sibalom is situated at approximately 10° 47' North, 122° 1' East, which has an elevation 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.

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

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