Guinayangan, Province of Quezon

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceQuezon
Barangay count54
Postal code4319
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesRagay Gulf [Sibuyan Sea]
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)214.12 km2 (82.67 sq mi)
Population (2015)45,155
Density (2015)211 / km2 (546 / sq mi)
Coordinates13° 54' North, 122° 27' East (13.8974, 122.4539)
Estimated elevation above sea level6.0 meters (19.8 feet)

Guinayangan is a coastal municipality in the province of Quezon.

The municipality has a land area of 214.12 square kilometers or 82.67 square miles which constitutes 2.38% of Quezon's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 45,155. This represented 2.43% of the total population of Quezon province, or 0.31% of the overall population of the CALABARZON region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 211 inhabitants per square kilometer or 546 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Guinayangan has 54 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)
A. Mabini1.61%7257200.69%0.13%
Aloneros3.93%1,7731,7063.93%0.74%
Arbismen2.09%9459360.96%0.18%
Bagong Silang1.63%73754136.23%6.06%
Balinarin0.99%44934131.67%5.38%
Bukal Maligaya0.59%2652621.15%0.22%
Cabibihan0.72%32720361.08%9.50%
Cabong Norte1.89%8527858.54%1.57%
Cabong Sur0.82%37131617.41%3.10%
Calimpak12.56%5,6734,83917.23%3.07%
Capuluan Central3.61%1,6301,5683.95%0.74%
Capuluan Tulon2.53%1,1421,00014.20%2.56%
Dancalan Caimawan2.50%1,1291,0913.48%0.65%
Dancalan Central1.39%626650-3.69%-0.71%
Danlagan Batis0.76%3443168.86%1.63%
Danlagan Cabayao0.41%1831763.98%0.75%
Danlagan Central1.03%463592-21.79%-4.57%
Danlagan Reserva1.23%5565069.88%1.81%
Del Rosario0.42%188200-6.00%-1.17%
Dungawan Central1.69%7627136.87%1.27%
Dungawan Paalyunan1.91%8628452.01%0.38%
Dungawan Pantay0.80%36029522.03%3.86%
Ermita0.74%33520265.84%10.11%
Gapas1.87%84466327.30%4.70%
Himbubulo Este1.12%506510-0.78%-0.15%
Himbubulo Weste1.20%54148910.63%1.94%
Hinabaan1.42%64157212.06%2.19%
Ligpit Bantayan2.80%1,2661,2501.28%0.24%
Lubigan1.20%54444422.52%3.94%
Magallanes1.39%62651721.08%3.71%
Magsaysay0.70%3152995.35%1.00%
Manggagawa7.36%3,3233,0508.95%1.65%
Manggalang0.62%278354-21.47%-4.50%
Manlayo4.42%1,9971,9204.01%0.75%
Poblacion4.36%1,9702,017-2.33%-0.45%
Salakan2.19%9909523.99%0.75%
San Antonio1.73%78160728.67%4.92%
San Isidro1.92%8678432.85%0.54%
San Jose0.39%17814225.35%4.40%
San Lorenzo0.88%39732123.68%4.13%
San Luis I0.89%4013737.51%1.39%
San Luis II2.44%1,10498012.65%2.29%
San Miguel0.49%2232163.24%0.61%
San Pedro I1.09%49244610.31%1.89%
San Pedro II0.66%2992893.46%0.65%
San Roque1.29%58448221.16%3.72%
Santa Cruz1.71%772784-1.53%-0.29%
Santa Maria1.00%451465-3.01%-0.58%
Santa Teresita0.88%3973892.06%0.39%
Sintones1.76%7947900.51%0.10%
Sisi3.33%1,5051,4672.59%0.49%
Tikay0.85%38530825.00%4.34%
Triumpo1.20%54248711.29%2.06%
Villa Hiwasayan0.99%4454401.14%0.22%
Guinayangan Total45,15541,6698.37%1.54%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Guinayangan for the fiscal year of 2016 was 113,010,052.08.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200963,817,284.55
201067,582,528.975.90%
201172,739,551.537.63%
201271,121,321.49-2.22%
201380,412,361.2913.06%
201490,518,470.7312.57%
2015102,406,021.5513.13%
2016113,010,052.0810.35%

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 Guinayangan is 10 to 14, with 5,223 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 312 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1900
1 to 43,910
5 to 95,198
10 to 145,223
15 to 194,753
20 to 243,887
25 to 293,335
30 to 343,001
35 to 392,840
40 to 442,539
45 to 492,460
50 to 542,115
55 to 591,673
60 to 641,237
65 to 69808
70 to 74541
75 to 79423
80 and over312
Total45,155

Historical population

The population of Guinayangan grew from 16,428 in 1960 to 45,155 in 2015, an increase of 28,727 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.54%, or an increase of 3,486 people, from the previous population of 41,669 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
16,428
26,2784.70%
26,8600.44%
29,1741.67%
32,8291.19%
36,7752.15%
37,1640.23%
39,0740.69%
41,6692.37%
45,1551.54%

Location

The municipal center of Guinayangan is situated at approximately 13° 54' North, 122° 27' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 6.0 meters or 19.8 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 Guinayangan are Naga, Lucena, Tayabas, Iriga, San Pablo, and Ligao. The nearest municipalities are Tagkawayan, Del Gallego, Buenavista, Calauag, Lopez, and Quezon. Its distance from the national capital is 176.60 kilometers (109.73 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

  • Naga, Camarines Sur, 84.65 kilometers (52.60 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S69°E)
  • Lucena, 91.04 kilometers (56.57 miles) to the West (N87°W)
  • Tayabas, Quezon, 94.24 kilometers (58.56 miles) to the West (N81°W)
  • Iriga, Camarines Sur, 116.31 kilometers (72.27 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S63°E)
  • San Pablo, Laguna, 123.40 kilometers (76.68 miles) to the West (N81°W)
  • Ligao, Albay, 137.92 kilometers (85.70 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S58°E)

Distance from Manila: 176.60 kilometers (109.73 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N64°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 45,155, ranked 531 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 82.67 square kilometers, ranked 442 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 211 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 794 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.54%, ranked 1,631 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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