Jagna
Province of Bohol

Summary data
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 per km2
(521 per sq. mi)
Coordinates9° 39' North, 124° 22' East
(9.6501 ° N, 124.3661 ° E)
Estimated elevation
above sea level
1.8 meters
(5.8 feet)
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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. The 2015 Census records its population as 33,892 representing 2.58% of the total population of Bohol province, or 0.46% of the overall population of the Central Visayas region. Based on such figures, the population density is computed at 201 inhabitants per square kilometer or 521 inhabitants per square mile.

Demographic profile of barangays

Jagna has 33 barangays as shown in the following table.

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.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1960 Feb 1516,732
1970 May 619,6181.57%
1975 May 121,8952.23%
1980 May 123,4941.42%
1990 May 126,1631.08%
1995 Sep 129,3542.18%
2000 May 130,6430.93%
2007 Aug 132,0340.61%
2010 May 132,5660.60%
2015 Aug 133,8920.76%
Map

The town center of Jagna is situated at approximately 9° 39' North, 124° 22' East, which has an elevation 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.

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)

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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