Mulanay, Province of Quezon

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceQuezon
Barangay count28
Postal code4312
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesSibuyan Sea
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)420.00 km2 (162.16 sq mi)
Population (2015)53,123
Density (2015)126 / km2 (328 / sq mi)
Coordinates13° 31' North, 122° 24' East (13.5231, 122.4043)
Estimated elevation above sea level6.4 meters (20.9 feet)

Mulanay is a coastal municipality in the province of Quezon.

The municipality has a land area of 420.00 square kilometers or 162.16 square miles which constitutes 4.67% of Quezon's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 53,123. This represented 2.86% of the total population of Quezon province, or 0.37% of the overall population of the CALABARZON region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 126 inhabitants per square kilometer or 328 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Mulanay has 28 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)
Ajos3.28%1,7441,5999.07%1.67%
Amuguis1.37%7276905.36%1.00%
Anonang2.36%1,2521,1538.59%1.58%
Bagong Silang0.63%33627621.74%3.82%
Bagupaye4.51%2,3942,586-7.42%-1.46%
Barangay 13.25%1,7251,6494.61%0.86%
Barangay 27.22%3,8383,48710.07%1.84%
Barangay 32.45%1,2991,303-0.31%-0.06%
Barangay 41.69%900916-1.75%-0.33%
Bolo2.16%1,1451,1132.88%0.54%
Buenavista2.46%1,3061,308-0.15%-0.03%
Burgos2.54%1,3471,3331.05%0.20%
Butanyog3.19%1,6931,6234.31%0.81%
Canuyep3.61%1,9171,7738.12%1.50%
F. Nanadiego3.65%1,9381,8017.61%1.41%
Ibabang Cambuga7.91%4,2024,1421.45%0.27%
Ibabang Yuni3.92%2,0812,0511.46%0.28%
Ilayang Cambuga3.38%1,7941,7770.96%0.18%
Ilayang Yuni7.26%3,8553,5448.78%1.61%
Latangan2.68%1,4251,4031.57%0.30%
Magsaysay2.43%1,2891,1848.87%1.63%
Matataja3.07%1,6301,694-3.78%-0.73%
Pakiing6.34%3,3663,3630.09%0.02%
Patabog6.33%3,3613,0819.09%1.67%
Sagongon0.68%35928824.65%4.28%
San Isidro2.68%1,4231,19918.68%3.31%
San Pedro2.03%1,08096312.15%2.21%
Santa Rosa6.96%3,6973,5274.82%0.90%
Mulanay Total53,12350,8264.52%0.85%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Mulanay for the fiscal year of 2016 was 154,478,705.85.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
2009
201091,276,432.88
201184,828,401.13-7.06%
2012103,603,598.1022.13%
2013111,271,320.487.40%
2014124,302,029.5211.71%
2015140,401,035.3812.95%
2016154,478,705.8510.03%

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 Mulanay is 5 to 9, with 6,840 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 352 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,106
1 to 44,990
5 to 96,840
10 to 146,561
15 to 195,803
20 to 244,274
25 to 293,742
30 to 343,320
35 to 393,450
40 to 442,973
45 to 492,540
50 to 541,968
55 to 591,829
60 to 641,383
65 to 69995
70 to 74617
75 to 79380
80 and over352
Total53,123

Historical population

The population of Mulanay grew from 9,859 in 1960 to 53,123 in 2015, an increase of 43,264 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.85%, or an increase of 2,297 people, from the previous population of 50,826 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
9,859
23,4818.86%
28,0113.60%
31,7012.50%
38,6592.00%
43,6172.29%
45,9031.10%
48,5380.77%
50,8261.69%
53,1230.85%

Location

The municipal center of Mulanay is situated at approximately 13° 31' North, 122° 24' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 6.4 meters or 20.9 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 Mulanay are Naga, Lucena, Tayabas, Iriga, Ligao, and San Pablo. The nearest municipalities are Catanauan, San Narciso, San Francisco, Buenavista, General Luna, and San Andres. Its distance from the national capital is 193.95 kilometers (120.52 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

  • Naga, Camarines Sur, 85.23 kilometers (52.96 miles) to the East (N82°E)
  • Lucena, 97.02 kilometers (60.29 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N62°W)
  • Tayabas, Quezon, 104.02 kilometers (64.63 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N57°W)
  • Iriga, Camarines Sur, 109.78 kilometers (68.21 miles) to the East (S84°E)
  • Ligao, Albay, 126.63 kilometers (78.68 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S76°E)
  • San Pablo, Laguna, 131.41 kilometers (81.65 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N62°W)

Distance from Manila: 193.95 kilometers (120.52 miles) to the Northwest (N52°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 53,123, ranked 436 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 162.16 square kilometers, ranked 182 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 126 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,177 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.85%, ranked 1,423 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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