Mabini
Province of Bohol

Summary data
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceBohol
Barangay count22
Postal code6313
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesBohol Sea, Canigao Channel
Area (2007)104.57 km2
(40.37 sq. mi)
Population (2015)27,171
Density (2015)260 per km2
(673 per sq. mi)
Coordinates9° 52' North, 124° 31' East
(9.8651 ° N, 124.5196 ° E)
Estimated elevation
above sea level
12.9 meters
(42.4 feet)
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Mabini is a coastal municipality in the island province of Bohol.

The municipality has a land area of 104.57 square kilometers or 40.37 square miles which constitutes 2.17% of Bohol's total area. The 2015 Census records its population as 27,171 representing 2.07% of the total population of Bohol province, or 0.37% of the overall population of the Central Visayas region. Based on such figures, the population density is computed at 260 inhabitants per square kilometer or 673 inhabitants per square mile.

Demographic profile of barangays

Mabini has 22 barangays as shown in the following table.

BarangayPopulation
percentage

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

Annual
Population
Growth Rate
(2010-2015)
Abaca8.88%2,4132,3492.72%0.51%
Abad Santos2.09%567720-21.25%-4.45%
Aguipo4.53%1,2311,368-10.01%-1.99%
Baybayon4.84%1,3141,508-12.86%-2.59%
Bulawan1.96%533658-19.00%-3.93%
Cabidian3.32%9031,040-13.17%-2.65%
Cawayanan5.77%1,5681,5521.03%0.20%
Concepcion4.47%1,2151,259-3.49%-0.68%
Del Mar3.07%8337599.75%1.79%
Lungsoda‑an3.98%1,0811,130-4.34%-0.84%
Marcelo3.38%9181,000-8.20%-1.62%
Minol5.15%1,3991,414-1.06%-0.20%
Paraiso3.02%8218190.24%0.05%
Poblacion I5.17%1,4051,425-1.40%-0.27%
Poblacion II6.16%1,6751,697-1.30%-0.25%
San Isidro6.03%1,6381,6330.31%0.06%
San Jose5.16%1,4031,427-1.68%-0.32%
San Rafael2.51%683736-7.20%-1.41%
San Roque9.38%2,5482,5290.75%0.14%
Tambo3.22%874914-4.38%-0.85%
Tangkigan4.97%1,3501,438-6.12%-1.20%
Valaga2.94%7997990.00%0.00%
Mabini Total27,17128,174-3.56%-0.69%
Historical population

The population of Mabini grew from 14,703 in 1960 to 27,171 in 2015, an increase of 12,468 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.69%, or a decrease of 1,003 people, from the previous population of 28,174 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1960 Feb 1514,703
1970 May 616,2230.97%
1975 May 119,0713.30%
1980 May 120,8761.82%
1990 May 121,8540.46%
1995 Sep 123,3701.26%
2000 May 127,2503.35%
2007 Aug 128,7880.76%
2010 May 128,174-0.78%
2015 Aug 127,171-0.69%
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The town center of Mabini is situated at approximately 9° 52' North, 124° 31' East, which has an elevation estimated at 12.9 meters or 42.4 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 Mabini are Maasin, Tagbilaran, Lapu-Lapu, Mandaue, Cebu City, and Talisay. The nearest municipalities are Candijay, Alicia, Guindulman, Anda, Pilar, and Duero. Its distance from the national capital is 649.25 kilometers (403.42 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

Nearest towns

  • Candijay, Bohol, 5.90 kilometers (3.66 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S26°W)
  • Alicia, Bohol, 9.41 kilometers (5.85 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N67°W)
  • Guindulman, Bohol, 11.95 kilometers (7.43 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S17°W)
  • Anda, Bohol, 14.64 kilometers (9.10 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S25°E)
  • Pilar, Bohol, 20.67 kilometers (12.84 miles) to the West (S81°W)
  • Duero, Bohol, 21.58 kilometers (13.41 miles) to the Southwest (S35°W)

Nearest cities

  • Maasin, Southern Leyte, 46.50 kilometers (28.89 miles) to the Northeast (N50°E)
  • Tagbilaran, Bohol, 76.88 kilometers (47.77 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S71°W)
  • Lapu-Lapu, 79.61 kilometers (49.47 miles) to the Northwest (N51°W)
  • Mandaue, 81.11 kilometers (50.40 miles) to the Northwest (N51°W)
  • Cebu City, 84.43 kilometers (52.46 miles) to the Northwest (N54°W)
  • Talisay, Cebu, 84.81 kilometers (52.70 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N60°W)

Distance from Manila: 649.25 kilometers (403.42 miles) to the Northwest (N36°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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