Duero, Province of Bohol

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceBohol
Barangay count21
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesBohol Sea
Area (2007)97.30 km2 (37.57 sq mi)
Population (2015)17,876
Density (2015)184 / km2 (476 / sq mi)
Coordinates9° 42' North, 124° 24' East (9.7062, 124.4054)
Estimated elevation above sea level5.3 meters (17.4 feet)

Duero is a coastal municipality in the island province of Bohol.

The municipality has a land area of 97.30 square kilometers or 37.57 square miles which constitutes 2.02% of Bohol's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 17,876. This represented 1.36% of the total population of Bohol province, or 0.24% of the overall population of the Central Visayas region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 184 inhabitants per square kilometer or 476 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Duero has 21 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)
Alejawan4.32%773801-3.50%-0.68%
Angilan2.88%514540-4.81%-0.94%
Anibongan2.68%479540-11.30%-2.26%
Bangwalog7.60%1,3581,3401.34%0.25%
Cansuhay4.41%7897357.35%1.36%
Danao3.61%646688-6.10%-1.19%
Duay2.70%48239023.59%4.12%
Guinsularan9.45%1,6891,736-2.71%-0.52%
Imelda3.37%603615-1.95%-0.37%
Itum6.35%1,1351,139-0.35%-0.07%
Langkis5.48%9801,002-2.20%-0.42%
Lobogon7.48%1,3381,3290.68%0.13%
Madua Norte2.88%5154758.42%1.55%
Madua Sur4.09%7316994.58%0.86%
Mambool3.40%6075569.17%1.68%
Mawi2.93%5235180.97%0.18%
Payao3.57%6395986.86%1.27%
San Antonio6.61%1,1811,211-2.48%-0.48%
San Isidro4.56%8168090.87%0.16%
San Pedro8.21%1,4671,3349.97%1.83%
Taytay3.42%61152516.38%2.93%
Duero Total17,87617,5801.68%0.32%

Historical population

The population of Duero grew from 8,929 in 1960 to 17,876 in 2015, an increase of 8,947 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.32%, or an increase of 296 people, from the previous population of 17,580 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
8,929
9,9651.08%
11,5222.96%
11,6190.17%
14,2422.06%
14,2990.07%
16,4853.10%
17,2540.63%
17,5800.68%
17,8760.32%

Location

The municipal center of Duero is situated at approximately 9° 42' North, 124° 24' East, in the island of Bohol. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 5.3 meters or 17.4 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 Duero are Tagbilaran, Maasin, Lapu-Lapu, Mandaue, Talisay, and Cebu City. The nearest municipalities are Jagna, Guindulman, Candijay, Garcia Hernandez, Pilar, and Sierra Bullones. Its distance from the national capital is 656.41 kilometers (407.87 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

  • Tagbilaran, Bohol, 60.68 kilometers (37.70 miles) to the West (S83°W)
  • Maasin, Southern Leyte, 67.59 kilometers (42.00 miles) to the Northeast (N45°E)
  • Lapu-Lapu, 83.50 kilometers (51.89 miles) to the Northwest (N37°W)
  • Mandaue, 85.14 kilometers (52.90 miles) to the Northwest (N36°W)
  • Talisay, Cebu, 85.39 kilometers (53.06 miles) to the Northwest (N46°W)
  • Cebu City, 87.19 kilometers (54.17 miles) to the Northwest (N40°W)

Distance from Manila: 656.41 kilometers (407.87 miles) to the Northwest (N34°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 17,876, ranked 1,326 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 37.57 square kilometers, ranked 1,055 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 184 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,037 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.32%, ranked 1,472 out of 1,634

Notes

  1. Unless otherwise specified, population count (excluding percentages) and land area figures are derived from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
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