Kapai, Province of Lanao del Sur

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceLanao del Sur
Barangay count20
Postal code9709
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)398.50 km2 (153.86 sq mi)
Population (2015)18,894
Density (2015)47 / km2 (123 / sq mi)
Coordinates8° 4' North, 124° 22' East (8.0738, 124.3638)
Estimated elevation above sea level575.8 meters (1,888.6 feet)

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

The municipality has a land area of 398.50 square kilometers or 153.86 square miles which constitutes 2.95% of Lanao del Sur's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 18,894. This represented 1.81% of the total population of Lanao del Sur province, or 0.50% of the overall population of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 47 inhabitants per square kilometer or 123 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Kapai has 20 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)
Babayog3.42%64758710.22%1.87%
Cormatan5.79%1,0941,0514.09%0.77%
Dilabayan5.58%1,0559906.57%1.22%
Dilimbayan4.04%7636999.16%1.68%
Dimagaling7.57%1,4311,3754.07%0.76%
Dimunda5.81%1,0971,0821.39%0.26%
Doronan5.39%1,01859770.52%10.70%
Gadongan3.21%60654411.40%2.08%
Kasayanan4.59%8688047.96%1.47%
Kasayanan West5.12%9679096.38%1.18%
Kibolos3.37%6366310.79%0.15%
Kining3.83%72365710.05%1.84%
Lidasan5.02%9488629.98%1.83%
Macadar2.97%56149812.65%2.29%
Malna Proper5.45%1,03090513.81%2.49%
Pagalongan3.38%63957810.55%1.93%
Pantaon7.07%1,3361,2824.21%0.79%
Parao5.01%9478896.52%1.21%
Pindolonan9.49%1,7931,7502.46%0.46%
Poblacion3.89%7356808.09%1.49%
Kapai Total18,89417,3708.77%1.61%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Kapai for the fiscal year of 2016 was 95,062,636.00.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200955,801,035.49
201055,706,866.51-0.17%
201163,317,651.3713.66%
201261,296,123.37-3.19%
201366,425,499.918.37%
201475,372,337.6113.47%
201586,240,331.0114.42%
201695,062,636.0010.23%

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 Kapai is 5 to 9, with 3,010 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 18 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1540
1 to 42,851
5 to 93,010
10 to 142,578
15 to 192,056
20 to 241,561
25 to 291,268
30 to 341,133
35 to 391,158
40 to 44952
45 to 49731
50 to 54475
55 to 59244
60 to 64121
65 to 6996
70 to 7475
75 to 7927
80 and over18
Total18,894

Historical population

The population of Kapai grew from 5,029 in 1960 to 18,894 in 2015, an increase of 13,865 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.61%, or an increase of 1,524 people, from the previous population of 17,370 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
5,029
3,316-3.99%
6,93815.97%
5,544-4.39%
11,2217.31%
13,3103.25%
16,5644.80%
18,9161.85%
17,370-3.06%
18,8941.61%

Location

The municipal center of Kapai is situated at approximately 8° 4' North, 124° 22' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 575.8 meters or 1,888.6 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 Kapai are Marawi, Iligan, Cagayan de Oro, El Salvador, Ozamiz, and Tangub. The nearest municipalities are Tagoloan II, Bubong, Ditsaan-Ramain, Pantar, Saguiaran, and Buadiposo-Buntong. Its distance from the national capital is 809.91 kilometers (503.25 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 809.91 kilometers (503.25 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N27°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 18,894, ranked 1,262 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 153.86 square kilometers, ranked 211 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 47 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,493 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.61%, ranked 1,346 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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