Jagna, Province of Bohol

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceBohol
Barangay count33
Postal code6308
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesBohol Sea
Area (2007)168.49 km2 (65.05 sq mi)
Population (2015)33,892
Density (2015)201 / km2 (521 / sq mi)
Coordinates9° 39' North, 124° 22' East (9.6501, 124.3661)
Estimated elevation above sea level1.8 meters (5.8 feet)

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

The municipality has a land area of 168.49 square kilometers or 65.05 square miles which constitutes 3.49% of Bohol's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 33,892. This represented 2.58% of the total population of Bohol province, or 0.46% of the overall population of the Central Visayas region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 201 inhabitants per square kilometer or 521 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Jagna has 33 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)
Alejawan2.41%817843-3.08%-0.59%
Balili3.64%1,2331,263-2.38%-0.46%
Boctol3.25%1,1031,0237.82%1.44%
Bunga Ilaya2.93%99481621.81%3.83%
Bunga Mar4.30%1,4591,3855.34%1.00%
Buyog1.01%344386-10.88%-2.17%
Cabunga‑an3.97%1,3441,17913.99%2.53%
Calabacita4.19%1,4191,3624.19%0.78%
Cambugason3.16%1,0719937.85%1.45%
Can‑ipol1.49%505511-1.17%-0.22%
Canjulao8.47%2,8702,7524.29%0.80%
Cantagay2.70%9158349.71%1.78%
Cantuyoc2.45%830884-6.11%-1.19%
Can‑uba1.12%37834310.20%1.87%
Can‑upao6.10%2,0672,0371.47%0.28%
Faraon1.71%5815476.22%1.15%
Ipil0.95%3213190.63%0.12%
Kinagbaan1.37%4664366.88%1.28%
Laca0.76%257316-18.67%-3.86%
Larapan2.30%7787641.83%0.35%
Lonoy3.79%1,2861,2592.14%0.40%
Looc2.18%740865-14.45%-2.93%
Malbog3.18%1,0781,0314.56%0.85%
Mayana6.59%2,2351,48250.81%8.14%
Naatang1.72%5835800.52%0.10%
Nausok1.03%3493480.29%0.05%
Odiong2.89%9791,023-4.30%-0.83%
Pagina3.83%1,2971,405-7.69%-1.51%
Pangdan3.47%1,1771,197-1.67%-0.32%
Poblacion2.61%8851,020-13.24%-2.67%
Tejero4.25%1,4401,4121.98%0.37%
Tubod Mar1.59%5385164.26%0.80%
Tubod Monte4.58%1,5531,4358.22%1.52%
Jagna Total33,89232,5664.07%0.76%

Historical population

The population of Jagna grew from 16,732 in 1960 to 33,892 in 2015, an increase of 17,160 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.76%, or an increase of 1,326 people, from the previous population of 32,566 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
16,732
19,6181.57%
21,8952.23%
23,4941.42%
26,1631.08%
29,3542.18%
30,6430.93%
32,0340.61%
32,5660.60%
33,8920.76%

Location

The municipal center of Jagna is situated at approximately 9° 39' North, 124° 22' East, in the island of Bohol. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 1.8 meters or 5.8 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 Jagna are Tagbilaran, Maasin, Lapu-Lapu, Talisay, Mandaue, and Cebu City. The nearest municipalities are Duero, Garcia Hernandez, Guindulman, Valencia, Sierra Bullones, and Pilar. Its distance from the national capital is 659.15 kilometers (409.57 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

  • Tagbilaran, Bohol, 55.94 kilometers (34.76 miles) to the West (S89°W)
  • Maasin, Southern Leyte, 75.03 kilometers (46.62 miles) to the Northeast (N44°E)
  • Lapu-Lapu, 86.20 kilometers (53.56 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N32°W)
  • Talisay, Cebu, 86.95 kilometers (54.03 miles) to the Northwest (N41°W)
  • Mandaue, 87.85 kilometers (54.59 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N32°W)
  • Cebu City, 89.46 kilometers (55.58 miles) to the Northwest (N35°W)

Distance from Manila: 659.15 kilometers (409.57 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N33°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 33,892, ranked 826 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 65.05 square kilometers, ranked 671 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 201 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 976 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.76%, ranked 1,266 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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