Datu Hoffer Ampatuan, Province of Maguindanao

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceMaguindanao
Barangay count11
Postal code9624
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Area (2007)461.10 km2 (178.03 sq mi)
Population (2015)25,012
Density (2015)54 / km2 (140 / sq mi)
Coordinates6° 51' North, 124° 26' East (6.8514, 124.4300)
Estimated elevation above sea level74.8 meters (245.3 feet)

Datu Hoffer Ampatuan is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Maguindanao.

The municipality has a land area of 461.10 square kilometers or 178.03 square miles which constitutes 4.74% of Maguindanao's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 25,012. This represented 2.13% of the total population of Maguindanao province, or 0.66% of the overall population of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 54 inhabitants per square kilometer or 140 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Datu Hoffer Ampatuan has 11 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)
Kubentong6.59%1,6481,25231.63%5.37%
Labu‑labu I9.54%2,386566321.55%31.51%
Labu‑labu II12.69%3,173991220.18%24.80%
Limpongo14.22%3,557955272.46%28.45%
Macalag4.41%1,1031,834-39.86%-9.23%
Sayap8.06%2,0151,61125.08%4.35%
Taib5.71%1,4282,418-40.94%-9.54%
Talibadok12.22%3,0561,97554.73%8.67%
Tuayan14.14%3,5362,02574.62%11.20%
Tuayan I6.94%1,7371,39424.61%4.28%
Tuntungan5.49%1,3731,2747.77%1.44%
Datu Hoffer Ampatuan Total25,01216,29553.49%8.50%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Datu Hoffer Ampatuan for the fiscal year of 2016 was 3,511,412.75.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
2009
2010
2011
2012
2013
20141,861,473.53
20151,450,641.83-22.07%
20163,511,412.75142.06%

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 Datu Hoffer Ampatuan is 5 to 9, with 4,040 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 36 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1604
1 to 43,373
5 to 94,040
10 to 143,455
15 to 192,337
20 to 241,163
25 to 291,440
30 to 341,749
35 to 392,131
40 to 441,571
45 to 491,151
50 to 54620
55 to 59432
60 to 64347
65 to 69320
70 to 74139
75 to 79104
80 and over36
Total25,012

Historical population

The population of Datu Hoffer Ampatuan grew from 16,295 in 2010 to 25,012 in 2015, an increase of 8,717 people. This denoted a positive growth rate of 8.50%.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
16,295
25,0128.50%

Location

The municipal center of Datu Hoffer Ampatuan is situated at approximately 6° 51' North, 124° 26' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 74.8 meters or 245.3 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 Datu Hoffer Ampatuan are Tacurong, Cotabato City, Koronadal, Kidapawan, Digos, and General Santos. The nearest municipalities are Shariff Aguak, Ampatuan, Datu Unsay, Datu Saudi-Ampatuan, Mamasapano, and Datu Abdullah Sangki. Its distance from the national capital is 935.44 kilometers (581.25 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 935.44 kilometers (581.25 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N23°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 25,012, ranked 1,057 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 178.03 square kilometers, ranked 166 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 54 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,459 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 8.50%, ranked 660 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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