Guindulman
Province of Bohol

Summary data
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceBohol
Barangay count19
Postal code6310
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesBohol Sea
Area (2007)179.17 km2
(69.18 sq. mi)
Population (2015)32,408
Density (2015)181 per km2
(468 per sq. mi)
Coordinates9° 46' North, 124° 29' East
(9.7618 ° N, 124.4876 ° E)
Estimated elevation
above sea level
5.8 meters
(19.1 feet)
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Guindulman is a coastal municipality in the island province of Bohol.

The municipality has a land area of 179.17 square kilometers or 69.18 square miles which constitutes 3.72% of Bohol's total area. The 2015 Census records its population as 32,408 representing 2.47% of the total population of Bohol province, or 0.44% of the overall population of the Central Visayas region. Based on such figures, the population density is computed at 181 inhabitants per square kilometer or 468 inhabitants per square mile.

Demographic profile of barangays

Guindulman has 19 barangays as shown in the following table.

BarangayPopulation
percentage

(2015)
Population
(2015)
Population
(2010)
Change
(2010-2015)

Annual
Population
Growth Rate
(2010-2015)
Basdio5.82%1,8871,8830.21%0.04%
Bato3.89%1,2621,263-0.08%-0.02%
Bayong4.01%1,3001,352-3.85%-0.74%
Biabas4.05%1,3141,491-11.87%-2.38%
Bulawan3.11%1,0089189.80%1.80%
Cabantian4.78%1,5491,38811.60%2.11%
Canhaway9.48%3,0713,150-2.51%-0.48%
Cansiwang2.63%8517868.27%1.52%
Casbu2.96%9609293.34%0.63%
Catungawan Norte3.01%9771,069-8.61%-1.70%
Catungawan Sur6.46%2,0951,76418.76%3.33%
Guinacot5.64%1,8281,7673.45%0.65%
Guio‑ang8.82%2,8582,6278.79%1.62%
Lombog6.04%1,9562,050-4.59%-0.89%
Mayuga7.55%2,4482,535-3.43%-0.66%
Sawang5.67%1,8371,869-1.71%-0.33%
Tabajan7.81%2,5302,4373.82%0.72%
Tabunok2.19%711747-4.82%-0.94%
Trinidad6.07%1,9661,76411.45%2.09%
Guindulman Total32,40831,7891.95%0.37%
Historical population

The population of Guindulman grew from 19,715 in 1960 to 32,408 in 2015, an increase of 12,693 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.37%, or an increase of 619 people, from the previous population of 31,789 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1960 Feb 1519,715
1970 May 620,1440.21%
1975 May 123,5633.20%
1980 May 124,3760.68%
1990 May 126,2250.73%
1995 Sep 126,9450.51%
2000 May 131,0283.07%
2007 Aug 132,3550.58%
2010 May 131,789-0.64%
2015 Aug 132,4080.37%
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The town center of Guindulman is situated at approximately 9° 46' North, 124° 29' East, which has an elevation estimated at 5.8 meters or 19.1 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 Guindulman are Maasin, Tagbilaran, Lapu-Lapu, Mandaue, Talisay, and Cebu City. The nearest municipalities are Candijay, Anda, Duero, Mabini, Alicia, and Jagna. Its distance from the national capital is 656.49 kilometers (407.93 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

Nearest towns

  • Candijay, Bohol, 6.20 kilometers (3.85 miles) to the North (N8°E)
  • Anda, Bohol, 9.90 kilometers (6.15 miles) to the East (S79°E)
  • Duero, Bohol, 10.92 kilometers (6.78 miles) to the Southwest (S56°W)
  • Mabini, Bohol, 11.95 kilometers (7.43 miles) to the North‑Northeast (N17°E)
  • Alicia, Bohol, 15.97 kilometers (9.92 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N19°W)
  • Jagna, Bohol, 18.18 kilometers (11.29 miles) to the Southwest (S47°W)

Nearest cities

  • Maasin, Southern Leyte, 56.88 kilometers (35.34 miles) to the Northeast (N43°E)
  • Tagbilaran, Bohol, 70.54 kilometers (43.83 miles) to the West (S79°W)
  • Lapu-Lapu, 84.67 kilometers (52.61 miles) to the Northwest (N44°W)
  • Mandaue, 86.26 kilometers (53.60 miles) to the Northwest (N44°W)
  • Talisay, Cebu, 88.20 kilometers (54.81 miles) to the Northwest (N53°W)
  • Cebu City, 88.95 kilometers (55.27 miles) to the Northwest (N47°W)

Distance from Manila: 656.49 kilometers (407.93 miles) to the Northwest (N35°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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