Ganassi, Province of Lanao del Sur

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceLanao del Sur
Barangay count32
Postal code9311
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)256.00 km2 (98.84 sq mi)
Population (2015)23,016
Density (2015)90 / km2 (233 / sq mi)
Coordinates7° 50' North, 124° 6' East (7.8264, 124.1032)
Estimated elevation above sea level703.8 meters (2,308.5 feet)

Ganassi is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Lanao del Sur.

The municipality has a land area of 256.00 square kilometers or 98.84 square miles which constitutes 1.90% of Lanao del Sur's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 23,016. This represented 2.20% of the total population of Lanao del Sur province, or 0.61% of the overall population of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 90 inhabitants per square kilometer or 233 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Ganassi has 32 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)
Bagoaingud2.27%52245414.98%2.69%
Balintad3.20%73765612.35%2.24%
Balintad A2.85%65754520.55%3.62%
Barit3.18%73149348.28%7.79%
Barorao1.77%4073914.09%0.77%
Bato Batoray2.17%4994696.40%1.19%
Baya2.23%51343717.39%3.10%
Campong a Raya2.87%66154920.40%3.60%
Campong Sabela3.08%70948845.29%7.37%
Dapaan2.59%59541045.12%7.35%
Gadongan3.22%74265613.11%2.37%
Gui1.45%333552-39.67%-9.17%
Linuk3.02%69654627.47%4.73%
Lumbac3.45%79551055.88%8.82%
Lumbacaingud2.24%51642022.86%4.00%
Macabao3.12%71764610.99%2.01%
Macaguiling3.35%77258332.42%5.49%
Masolun2.26%520655-20.61%-4.30%
Pagalongan2.61%60051017.65%3.14%
Pamalian1.75%40231726.81%4.63%
Pangadapun2.69%61847629.83%5.10%
Panggawalupa2.51%57749815.86%2.84%
Pantaon2.32%53542825.00%4.34%
Pantaon A3.54%8147863.56%0.67%
Para‑aba7.30%1,6811,39420.59%3.63%
Pindolonan3.28%755891-15.26%-3.10%
Poblacion6.99%1,6081,5871.32%0.25%
Sekun Matampay4.61%1,0621,080-1.67%-0.32%
Sogod Madaya2.24%5154934.46%0.83%
Tabuan3.15%72561318.27%3.25%
Taganonok2.95%6796445.43%1.01%
Taliogon5.75%1,3231,02828.70%4.92%
Ganassi Total23,01620,20513.91%2.51%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Ganassi for the fiscal year of 2016 was 81,558,561.61.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200950,737,590.61
201026,664,692.75-47.45%
201157,731,029.69116.51%
201255,925,955.00-3.13%
201357,011,395.471.94%
201464,649,869.6913.40%
201573,947,458.2614.38%
201681,558,561.6110.29%

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 Ganassi is 5 to 9, with 3,692 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 20 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1445
1 to 42,446
5 to 93,692
10 to 143,101
15 to 192,503
20 to 242,021
25 to 291,851
30 to 341,511
35 to 391,622
40 to 441,293
45 to 491,048
50 to 54581
55 to 59401
60 to 64253
65 to 69124
70 to 7477
75 to 7927
80 and over20
Total23,016

Historical population

The population of Ganassi grew from 12,372 in 1960 to 23,016 in 2015, an increase of 10,644 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.51%, or an increase of 2,811 people, from the previous population of 20,205 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
12,372
13,2270.66%
15,5063.24%
9,755-8.85%
15,3944.67%
16,9471.82%
18,9472.42%
25,4564.16%
20,205-8.07%
23,0162.51%

Location

The municipal center of Ganassi is situated at approximately 7° 50' North, 124° 6' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 703.8 meters or 2,308.5 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 Ganassi are Marawi, Ozamiz, Tangub, Iligan, Cotabato City, and Pagadian. The nearest municipalities are Pualas, Madalum, Bacolod-Kalawi, Madamba, Binidayan, and Pagayawan. Its distance from the national capital is 822.23 kilometers (510.91 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 822.23 kilometers (510.91 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N24°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 23,016, ranked 1,138 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 98.84 square kilometers, ranked 388 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 90 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,337 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 2.51%, ranked 1,308 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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