Datu Saudi-Ampatuan, Province of Maguindanao

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceMaguindanao
Barangay count8
Postal code9626
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)60.16 km2 (23.23 sq mi)
Population (2015)26,427
Density (2015)439 / km2 (1,138 / sq mi)
Coordinates6° 56' North, 124° 25' East (6.9262, 124.4140)
Estimated elevation above sea level50.9 meters (167.1 feet)

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

The municipality has a land area of 60.16 square kilometers or 23.23 square miles which constitutes 0.62% of Maguindanao's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 26,427. This represented 2.25% of the total population of Maguindanao province, or 0.70% of the overall population of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 439 inhabitants per square kilometer or 1,138 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Datu Saudi-Ampatuan has 8 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)
Dapiawan11.40%3,0121,97752.35%8.35%
Elian11.68%3,0862,56820.17%3.56%
Gawang8.15%2,1552,0783.71%0.70%
Kabengi7.72%2,0411,9086.97%1.29%
Kitango20.75%5,4833,25968.24%10.41%
Kitapok15.08%3,9863,26821.97%3.85%
Madia11.44%3,0242,8974.38%0.82%
Salbu13.77%3,6402,37553.26%8.47%
Datu Saudi-Ampatuan Total26,42720,33029.99%5.12%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Datu Saudi-Ampatuan for the fiscal year of 2016 was 59,217,877.04.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200952,729,331.50
2010
2011
201243,090,231.52
201342,418,616.70-1.56%
201448,718,501.6314.85%
201556,854,457.6816.70%
201659,217,877.044.16%

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 Saudi-Ampatuan is 5 to 9, with 4,428 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 47 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1823
1 to 43,798
5 to 94,428
10 to 143,659
15 to 192,819
20 to 241,842
25 to 292,020
30 to 341,525
35 to 391,440
40 to 441,264
45 to 491,055
50 to 54697
55 to 59388
60 to 64271
65 to 69173
70 to 74122
75 to 7947
80 and over56
Total26,427

Historical population

The population of Datu Saudi-Ampatuan fell from 45,126 in 2007 to 26,427 in 2015, a decrease of 18,699 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 5.12%, or an increase of 6,097 people, from the previous population of 20,330 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
45,126
20,330-25.19%
26,4275.12%

Location

The municipal center of Datu Saudi-Ampatuan is situated at approximately 6° 56' North, 124° 25' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 50.9 meters or 167.1 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 Saudi-Ampatuan are Cotabato City, Tacurong, Koronadal, Kidapawan, Digos, and Marawi. The nearest municipalities are Guindulungan, Datu Unsay, Shariff Aguak, Datu Hoffer Ampatuan, Talayan, and Shariff Saydona Mustapha. Its distance from the national capital is 927.15 kilometers (576.10 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 927.15 kilometers (576.10 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N23°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 26,427, ranked 1,005 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 23.23 square kilometers, ranked 1,273 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 439 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 427 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 5.12%, ranked 1,556 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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