Ivisan, Capiz Profile – PhilAtlas

Ivisan, Province of Capiz

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceCapiz
Barangay count15
Postal code5805
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesSibuyan Sea
Area (2007)54.20 km2 (20.93 sq mi)
Population (2015)29,055
Density (2015)536 / km2 (1,388 / sq mi)
Coordinates11° 31' North, 122° 41' East (11.5216, 122.6908)
Estimated elevation above sea level8.3 meters (27.1 feet)

Ivisan is a coastal municipality in the province of Capiz.

The municipality has a land area of 54.20 square kilometers or 20.93 square miles which constitutes 2.09% of Capiz's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 29,055. This represented 3.82% of the total population of Capiz province, or 0.39% of the overall population of the Western Visayas region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 536 inhabitants per square kilometer or 1,388 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Ivisan has 15 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)
Agmalobo3.46%1,0059753.08%0.58%
Agustin Navarra3.80%1,1041,00310.07%1.84%
Balaring5.62%1,6341,5565.01%0.94%
Basiao9.84%2,8602,54112.55%2.28%
Cabugao5.14%1,4921,4264.63%0.87%
Cudian6.16%1,7911,50019.40%3.43%
Ilaya‑Ivisan12.69%3,6883,29012.10%2.20%
Malocloc Norte8.29%2,4092,18310.35%1.89%
Malocloc Sur5.63%1,6361,659-1.39%-0.27%
Matnog3.25%9441,004-5.98%-1.17%
Mianay7.05%2,0491,76416.16%2.89%
Ondoy7.18%2,0871,86511.90%2.16%
Poblacion Norte8.54%2,4822,4561.06%0.20%
Poblacion Sur8.99%2,6132,33411.95%2.17%
Santa Cruz4.34%1,2611,2074.47%0.84%
Ivisan Total29,05526,7638.56%1.58%

Historical population

The population of Ivisan grew from 10,627 in 1960 to 29,055 in 2015, an increase of 18,428 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.58%, or an increase of 2,292 people, from the previous population of 26,763 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
10,627
13,5932.44%
15,3742.50%
17,4142.52%
21,5102.14%
22,7201.03%
24,2561.41%
25,8820.90%
26,7631.23%
29,0551.58%

Location

The municipal center of Ivisan is situated at approximately 11° 31' North, 122° 41' East, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 8.3 meters or 27.1 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 Ivisan are Roxas City, Passi, Victorias, Silay, Iloilo City, and Talisay. The nearest municipalities are Sapian, Panitan, Sigma, Panay, Dao, and Mambusao. Its distance from the national capital is 386.92 kilometers (240.42 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Sapian, Capiz, 9.96 kilometers (6.19 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S72°W)
  • Panitan, Capiz, 10.68 kilometers (6.64 miles) to the Southeast (S53°E)
  • Sigma, Capiz, 11.45 kilometers (7.11 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S14°W)
  • Panay, Capiz, 11.51 kilometers (7.15 miles) to the East‑Northeast (N71°E)
  • Dao, Capiz, 14.15 kilometers (8.79 miles) to the South (S2°W)
  • Mambusao, Capiz, 14.88 kilometers (9.25 miles) to the Southwest (S45°W)

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 386.92 kilometers (240.42 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N28°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 29,055, ranked 963 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 20.93 square kilometers, ranked 1,360 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 536 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 350 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.58%, ranked 603 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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