Maguindanao

Summary data
Map of the Philippines highlighting Maguindanao
Typeprovince
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
Cities0
Municipalities36
Barangays506
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesCelebes Sea
Area (2007)9,729.04 km2 (3,756.40 sq mi)
Population (2015)1,173,933
Density (2015)121 / km2 (313 / sq mi)

Maguindanao is a province in the Philippines situated in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao occupying the Sulu Archipelago and the provinces of Lanao del Sur and Maguindanao in central Mindanao. Its capital is the Municipality of Shariff Aguak.

The province has a land area of 9,729.04 square kilometers or 3,756.40 square miles. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,173,933. This represented 31.05% of the total population of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao, 4.86% of the overall population of the Mindanao island group, or 1.16% of the entire population of the Philippines. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 121 inhabitants per square kilometer or 313 inhabitants per square mile.

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Maguindanao is bordered, clockwise from the North, by Lanao del Sur, Cotabato, Sultan Kudarat, the Moro Gulf, and the Illana Bay.

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Local government units

Maguindanao has 36 municipalities. The total number of barangays in the province is 506.

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NameTypePopulation (2015)Population (2010)Annual Population Growth Rate (2010‑2015)Area (2007), in km2Density (2015), per km2Brgy count
Ampatuanmunicipality24,80117,8006.52%255.409711
Bariramunicipality30,00419,6868.35%392.617614
Buldonmunicipality35,28233,7290.86%429.408215
Buluanmunicipality50,00838,1065.31%699.50717
Datu Abdullah Sangkimunicipality23,87817,0796.59%220.0010910
Datu Anggal Midtimbangmunicipality25,01613,33912.72%85.432937
Datu Blah T. Sinsuatmunicipality25,02416,5338.21%147.2117013
Datu Hoffer Ampatuanmunicipality25,01216,2958.50%461.105411
Datu Montawalmunicipality34,82031,2652.07%461.107611
Datu Odin Sinsuatmunicipality99,21076,3325.12%461.8021534
Datu Paglasmunicipality28,38720,2906.60%132.1021523
Datu Piangmunicipality25,60028,492-2.02%302.978416
Datu Salibomunicipality14,94715,062-0.15%no datano data17
Datu Saudi-Ampatuanmunicipality26,42720,3305.12%60.164398
Datu Unsaymunicipality11,81312,490-1.06%95.391248
General Salipada K. Pendatunmunicipality28,10324,0043.05%189.3714819
Guindulunganmunicipality19,91116,0714.16%130.6815211
Kabuntalanmunicipality17,27616,7940.54%371.084717
Mamasapanomunicipality24,80022,3542.00%85.3129114
Mangudadatumunicipality25,04614,86410.44%98.162558
Matanogmunicipality29,77023,2694.80%146.502038
Northern Kabuntalanmunicipality25,23214,25111.49%106.7723611
Pagalunganmunicipality39,65331,8914.23%898.764412
Paglatmunicipality15,92011,2076.91%177.74908
Pandagmunicipality25,05713,79512.03%85.312948
Parangmunicipality89,19473,3283.80%850.7810525
Rajah Buayanmunicipality23,65217,4235.99%71.9832911
Shariff Aguakmunicipality, capital31,69234,376-1.54%392.708113
Shariff Saydona Mustaphamunicipality19,85516,4423.66%no datano data16
South Upimunicipality40,17835,9902.12%184.8021711
Sultan Kudaratmunicipality95,20182,7582.70%712.9113439
Sultan Masturamunicipality22,26121,7120.48%242.079213
Sultan sa Barongismunicipality22,42522,547-0.10%291.307712
Sultan Sumagkamunicipality14,86313,3282.10%62.962369
Talayanmunicipality30,03216,04212.68%143.8420915
Upimunicipality53,58345,4443.19%742.957223
Maguindanao Total1,173,933944,7184.22%9,729.04121506

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Maguindanao for the fiscal year of 2016 was 1,576,970,760.38.

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Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
20091,089,771,795.25
20101,101,922,444.731.11%
20111,196,449,968.268.58%
20121,162,252,311.81-2.86%
20131,108,823,367.53-4.60%
20141,245,333,221.5512.31%
20151,443,325,124.5715.90%
20161,576,970,760.389.26%

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  • 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 Maguindanao is 5 to 9, with 172,191 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 2,913 individuals.

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Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 128,666
1 to 4137,257
5 to 9172,191
10 to 14155,819
15 to 19133,489
20 to 2499,025
25 to 2990,489
30 to 3477,005
35 to 3974,866
40 to 4461,759
45 to 4950,359
50 to 5434,129
55 to 5923,118
60 to 6414,569
65 to 699,459
70 to 745,678
75 to 793,142
80 and over2,913
Total1,173,933

Historical population

The population of Maguindanao grew from 339,600 in 1960 to 1,173,933 in 2015, an increase of 834,333 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 4.22%, or an increase of 229,215 people, from the previous population of 944,718 in 2010.

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Census datePopulationGrowth rate
89,871
69,717-1.59%
126,5683.03%
224,3826.05%
339,6003.71%
415,1541.98%
411,022-0.20%
452,6751.95%
630,6743.37%
662,1800.92%
801,1024.17%
1,273,7156.60%
944,718-10.31%
1,173,9334.22%

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 1,173,933, ranked 23 out of 81
  • Land area (2007): 3,756.40 square kilometers, ranked 6 out of 81
  • Population density (2015): 121 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 63 out of 81
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 4.22%, ranked 1 out of 81

Notes

  1. Unless otherwise specified, population count (excluding percentages) and land area figures are derived from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Maps utilize OpenStreetMap data available under the Open Data Commons Open Database License.
  3. Data on annual regular income is from the Bureau of Local Government Finance, Department of Finance
  4. Data on National Roads is from the Department of Public Works and Highways.
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