Mogpog, Province of Marinduque

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvinceMarinduque
Barangay count37
Postal code4901
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesSibuyan Sea
Philippine major island(s)Marinduque
Area (2007)108.06 km2 (41.72 sq mi)
Population (2015)34,043
Density (2015)315 / km2 (816 / sq mi)
Coordinates13° 29' North, 121° 52' East (13.4764, 121.8629)
Estimated elevation above sea level15.5 meters (50.7 feet)

Mogpog is a coastal municipality in the island province of Marinduque.

The municipality has a land area of 108.06 square kilometers or 41.72 square miles which constitutes 11.34% of Marinduque's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 34,043. This represented 14.52% of the total population of Marinduque province, or 1.15% of the overall population of the MIMAROPA region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 315 inhabitants per square kilometer or 816 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Mogpog has 37 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)
Anapog‑Sibucao2.31%78768614.72%2.65%
Argao3.67%1,2491,2232.13%0.40%
Balanacan9.57%3,2583,2161.31%0.25%
Banto0.94%3202997.02%1.30%
Bintakay7.00%2,3822,3471.49%0.28%
Bocboc1.98%675689-2.03%-0.39%
Butansapa2.84%9669590.73%0.14%
Candahon1.13%38632020.63%3.63%
Capayang3.85%1,3111,3020.69%0.13%
Danao1.95%663790-16.08%-3.28%
Dulong Bayan2.22%7577372.71%0.51%
Gitnang Bayan1.47%501517-3.09%-0.60%
Guisian4.03%1,3721,3690.22%0.04%
Hinadharan0.57%195212-8.02%-1.58%
Hinanggayon1.45%495610-18.85%-3.90%
Ino4.32%1,4721,3856.28%1.17%
Janagdong4.12%1,4021,24112.97%2.35%
Lamesa1.45%4944607.39%1.37%
Laon4.26%1,4511,3447.96%1.47%
Magapua3.38%1,1501,1252.22%0.42%
Malayak1.03%3513238.67%1.60%
Malusak1.07%365464-21.34%-4.47%
Mampaitan0.63%216228-5.26%-1.02%
Mangyan‑Mababad0.72%24622210.81%1.97%
Market Site2.54%8648254.73%0.88%
Mataas na Bayan2.17%739851-13.16%-2.65%
Mendez2.12%72258024.48%4.26%
Nangka I3.37%1,1461,0707.10%1.32%
Nangka II2.76%9409241.73%0.33%
Paye3.49%1,1881,06911.13%2.03%
Pili1.55%5265260.00%0.00%
Puting Buhangin2.20%749797-6.02%-1.18%
Sayao4.28%1,4561,458-0.14%-0.03%
Silangan2.20%748829-9.77%-1.94%
Sumangga3.86%1,3151,18311.16%2.03%
Tarug1.70%580622-6.75%-1.32%
Villa Mendez1.78%6065824.12%0.77%
Mogpog Total34,04333,3841.97%0.37%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Mogpog for the fiscal year of 2016 was 94,872,405.57.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200956,472,631.83
201059,408,136.225.20%
20117,881,638.82-86.73%
201262,303,749.89690.49%
201371,486,047.1014.74%
201479,716,764.5511.51%
201585,438,267.457.18%
201694,872,405.5711.04%

End notes:

  • Annual Regular Income = Locally Sourced Revenue + Internal Revenue Allotment (IRA) Current Year + Other Shares from National Tax Collection
  • Locally Sourced Revenue = Real Property Tax (General Fund) + Tax on Business + Other Taxes + Regulatory Fees + Service/User Charges + Receipts from Economic Enterprises

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Mogpog is 10 to 14, with 3,665 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 434 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1591
1 to 42,719
5 to 93,598
10 to 143,665
15 to 193,526
20 to 242,554
25 to 292,133
30 to 342,067
35 to 392,178
40 to 442,001
45 to 491,942
50 to 541,700
55 to 591,534
60 to 641,275
65 to 69940
70 to 74724
75 to 79462
80 and over434
Total34,043

Historical population

The population of Mogpog grew from 18,413 in 1960 to 34,043 in 2015, an increase of 15,630 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.37%, or an increase of 659 people, from the previous population of 33,384 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
18,413
21,9801.75%
24,7362.40%
26,3991.31%
25,337-0.41%
28,2012.03%
31,3302.28%
33,3410.86%
33,3840.05%
34,0430.37%

Location

The municipal center of Mogpog is situated at approximately 13° 29' North, 121° 52' East, in the island of Marinduque. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 15.5 meters or 50.7 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 Mogpog are Lucena, Tayabas, Calapan, San Pablo, Lipa, and Batangas City. The nearest municipalities are Boac, Gasan, Santa Cruz, Buenavista, Torrijos, and General Luna. Its distance from the national capital is 155.86 kilometers (96.85 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 155.86 kilometers (96.85 miles) to the Northwest (N37°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 34,043, ranked 782 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 41.72 square kilometers, ranked 952 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 315 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 600 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.37%, ranked 478 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. Data on annual regular income is from the Bureau of Local Government Finance, Department of Finance
  3. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.
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