Catanauan, Province of Quezon

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceQuezon
Barangay count46
Postal code4311
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesSibuyan Sea
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)253.07 km2 (97.71 sq mi)
Population (2015)71,073
Density (2015)281 / km2 (727 / sq mi)
Coordinates13° 36' North, 122° 19' East (13.5929, 122.3223)
Estimated elevation above sea level7.0 meters (23.0 feet)

Catanauan is a coastal municipality in the province of Quezon.

The municipality has a land area of 253.07 square kilometers or 97.71 square miles which constitutes 2.82% of Quezon's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 71,073. This represented 3.83% of the total population of Quezon province, or 0.49% of the overall population of the CALABARZON region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 281 inhabitants per square kilometer or 727 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Catanauan has 46 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)
Ajos2.65%1,8831,7557.29%1.35%
Anusan1.14%81063826.96%4.65%
Barangay 12.55%1,8091,7135.60%1.04%
Barangay 105.60%3,9783,57111.40%2.08%
Barangay 20.98%6976930.58%0.11%
Barangay 31.42%1,0109981.20%0.23%
Barangay 42.04%1,4471,29112.08%2.20%
Barangay 50.79%5655650.00%0.00%
Barangay 60.67%474526-9.89%-1.96%
Barangay 73.37%2,3932,09214.39%2.59%
Barangay 82.84%2,0152,142-5.93%-1.16%
Barangay 92.64%1,8791,8372.29%0.43%
Bolo1.90%1,3511,13718.82%3.34%
Bulagsong1.33%94674526.98%4.65%
Camandiison1.65%1,17099917.12%3.05%
Canculajao1.81%1,2841,2502.72%0.51%
Catumbo1.42%1,0069189.59%1.76%
Cawayanin Ibaba1.39%98988411.88%2.16%
Cawayanin Ilaya0.91%650667-2.55%-0.49%
Cutcutan1.91%1,3581,3580.00%0.00%
Dahican1.26%899983-8.55%-1.69%
Doongan Ibaba1.16%826827-0.12%-0.02%
Doongan Ilaya3.37%2,3982,3611.57%0.30%
Gatasan0.92%6526195.33%0.99%
Macpac0.78%5575265.89%1.10%
Madulao6.41%4,5543,93515.73%2.82%
Matandang Sabang Kanluran2.75%1,9581,73912.59%2.28%
Matandang Sabang Silangan2.46%1,7491,49417.07%3.05%
Milagrosa1.11%7897505.20%0.97%
Navitas1.39%9919484.54%0.85%
Pacabit2.85%2,0241,59826.66%4.60%
San Antonio Magkupa1.03%72959322.93%4.01%
San Antonio Pala2.00%1,4241,23015.77%2.83%
San Isidro5.33%3,7863,6802.88%0.54%
San Jose1.93%1,3731,3591.03%0.20%
San Pablo2.11%1,5001,28716.55%2.96%
San Roque4.30%3,0573,0370.66%0.13%
San Vicente Kanluran2.56%1,8161,61612.38%2.25%
San Vicente Silangan1.30%9268973.23%0.61%
Santa Maria1.59%1,13196517.20%3.07%
Tagabas Ibaba2.58%1,8371,7733.61%0.68%
Tagabas Ilaya0.75%5335153.50%0.66%
Tagbacan Ibaba2.88%2,0472,058-0.53%-0.10%
Tagbacan Ilaya2.64%1,8761,69410.74%1.96%
Tagbacan Silangan1.69%1,2011,08111.10%2.02%
Tuhian3.84%2,7262,4889.57%1.75%
Catanauan Total71,07365,8327.96%1.47%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Catanauan for the fiscal year of 2016 was 159,297,625.58.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200992,324,880.74
201096,270,770.424.27%
2011104,481,968.118.53%
2012103,307,509.86-1.12%
2013113,536,676.999.90%
2014128,869,767.6513.50%
2015145,503,755.7812.91%
2016159,297,625.589.48%

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 Catanauan is 10 to 14, with 8,855 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 486 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,530
1 to 46,472
5 to 98,530
10 to 148,855
15 to 197,705
20 to 246,290
25 to 295,096
30 to 344,543
35 to 394,143
40 to 443,849
45 to 493,566
50 to 542,841
55 to 592,530
60 to 641,877
65 to 691,316
70 to 74820
75 to 79624
80 and over486
Total71,073

Historical population

The population of Catanauan grew from 17,168 in 1960 to 71,073 in 2015, an increase of 53,905 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.47%, or an increase of 5,241 people, from the previous population of 65,832 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
17,168
34,3657.02%
38,4732.29%
42,1211.83%
48,0191.32%
52,4201.66%
57,7362.09%
65,7051.80%
65,8320.07%
71,0731.47%

Location

The municipal center of Catanauan is situated at approximately 13° 36' North, 122° 19' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 7.0 meters or 23.0 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 Catanauan are Lucena, Tayabas, Naga, Iriga, San Pablo, and Calapan. The nearest municipalities are Mulanay, General Luna, Buenavista, Macalelon, San Narciso, and Lopez. Its distance from the national capital is 182.21 kilometers (113.22 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 182.21 kilometers (113.22 miles) to the Northwest (N52°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 71,073, ranked 271 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 97.71 square kilometers, ranked 384 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 281 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 690 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.47%, ranked 1,318 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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