Calauan, Province of Laguna

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceLaguna
Barangay count17
Postal code4012
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)65.40 km2 (25.25 sq mi)
Population (2015)80,453
Density (2015)1,230 / km2 (3,186 / sq mi)
Coordinates14° 9' North, 121° 19' East (14.1486, 121.3158)
Estimated elevation above sea level22.0 meters (72.0 feet)

Calauan is a municipality in the landlocked province of Laguna.

The municipality has a land area of 65.40 square kilometers or 25.25 square miles which constitutes 3.41% of Laguna's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 80,453. This represented 2.65% of the total population of Laguna province, or 0.56% of the overall population of the CALABARZON region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 1,230 inhabitants per square kilometer or 3,186 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Calauan has 17 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)
Balayhangin6.87%5,5315,2944.48%0.84%
Bangyas3.90%3,1382,9466.52%1.21%
Dayap24.60%19,79517,67312.01%2.18%
Hanggan2.29%1,8451,51621.70%3.81%
Imok2.67%2,1491,79319.85%3.51%
Kanluran1.95%1,5651,5073.85%0.72%
Lamot 13.26%2,6212,4616.50%1.21%
Lamot 28.33%6,6996,1628.71%1.60%
Limao5.52%4,4444,1686.62%1.23%
Mabacan5.65%4,5454,00813.40%2.42%
Masiit5.28%4,2474,1213.06%0.58%
Paliparan1.21%9759423.50%0.66%
Perez3.36%2,7002,723-0.84%-0.16%
Prinza3.80%3,0612,55119.99%3.53%
San Isidro4.23%3,4043,1547.93%1.46%
Santo Tomas14.70%11,82611,918-0.77%-0.15%
Silangan2.37%1,9081,953-2.30%-0.44%
Calauan Total80,45374,8907.43%1.37%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Calauan for the fiscal year of 2016 was 159,831,202.61.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200972,899,891.93
2010106,005,090.1345.41%
201190,706,283.66-14.43%
201273,063,230.82-19.45%
2013116,696,597.8259.72%
2014128,042,870.579.72%
2015149,811,414.0417.00%
2016159,831,202.616.69%

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 Calauan is 5 to 9, with 8,837 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 449 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,812
1 to 47,369
5 to 98,837
10 to 148,714
15 to 198,109
20 to 246,908
25 to 296,148
30 to 345,873
35 to 395,856
40 to 444,864
45 to 494,318
50 to 543,602
55 to 592,831
60 to 642,151
65 to 691,302
70 to 74804
75 to 79506
80 and over449
Total80,453

Historical population

The population of Calauan grew from 13,168 in 1960 to 80,453 in 2015, an increase of 67,285 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.37%, or an increase of 5,563 people, from the previous population of 74,890 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
13,168
19,7474.04%
23,3703.44%
25,2591.57%
32,7362.63%
36,6772.15%
43,2843.62%
54,2483.16%
74,89012.45%
80,4531.37%

Location

The municipal center of Calauan is situated at approximately 14° 9' North, 121° 19' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 22.0 meters or 72.0 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 Calauan are San Pablo, Calamba, Tanauan, Cabuyao, Lipa, and Santa Rosa. The nearest municipalities are Bay, Victoria, Rizal, Nagcarlan, Los Baños, and Pila. Its distance from the national capital is 60.86 kilometers (37.82 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Bay, Laguna, 5.20 kilometers (3.23 miles) to the Northwest (N48°W)
  • Victoria, Laguna, 9.27 kilometers (5.76 miles) to the North (N8°E)
  • Rizal, Laguna, 9.20 kilometers (5.72 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S65°E)
  • Nagcarlan, Laguna, 10.55 kilometers (6.55 miles) to the East (S83°E)
  • Los Baños, Laguna, 10.68 kilometers (6.64 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N72°W)
  • Pila, Laguna, 11.01 kilometers (6.84 miles) to the North‑Northeast (N27°E)

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 60.86 kilometers (37.82 miles) to the Northwest (N36°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 80,453, ranked 242 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 25.25 square kilometers, ranked 1,246 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 1,230 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 126 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.37%, ranked 189 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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