Mabini, Province of Bohol

Summary data
Typemunicipality
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 / km2 (673 / sq mi)
Coordinates9° 52' North, 124° 31' East (9.8651, 124.5196)
Estimated elevation above sea level12.9 meters (42.4 feet)

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. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 27,171. This represented 2.07% of the total population of Bohol province, or 0.37% of the overall population of the Central Visayas region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 260 inhabitants per square kilometer or 673 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Mabini has 22 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)
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.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
14,703
16,2230.97%
19,0713.30%
20,8761.82%
21,8540.46%
23,3701.26%
27,2503.35%
28,7880.76%
28,174-0.78%
27,171-0.69%

Location

The municipal center of Mabini is situated at approximately 9° 52' North, 124° 31' East, in the island of Bohol. Elevation at these coordinates is 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.

great-circle distance

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)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 27,171, ranked 1,019 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 40.37 square kilometers, ranked 1,016 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 260 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 789 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): -0.69%, ranked 1,597 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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