Talayan, Province of Maguindanao

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceMaguindanao
Barangay count15
Postal code9612
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)143.84 km2 (55.54 sq mi)
Population (2015)30,032
Density (2015)209 / km2 (541 / sq mi)
Coordinates6° 59' North, 124° 21' East (6.9845, 124.3559)
Estimated elevation above sea level45.8 meters (150.3 feet)

Talayan is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Maguindanao.

The municipality has a land area of 143.84 square kilometers or 55.54 square miles which constitutes 1.48% of Maguindanao's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 30,032. This represented 2.56% of the total population of Maguindanao province, or 0.79% of the overall population of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 209 inhabitants per square kilometer or 541 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Talayan has 15 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)
Binangga North4.63%1,3911,03933.88%5.71%
Binangga South17.24%5,1792,208134.56%17.62%
Boboguiron3.01%90467134.72%5.84%
Damablac4.28%1,2841,1947.54%1.39%
Fugotan2.52%7587432.02%0.38%
Fukol2.91%87573519.05%3.38%
Katibpuan10.09%3,0291,54895.67%13.63%
Kedati2.97%8918179.06%1.66%
Lanting6.82%2,047826147.82%18.86%
Linamunan8.47%2,5441,163118.74%16.07%
Marader4.11%1,23386642.38%6.96%
Talayan11.26%3,3831,530121.11%16.31%
Tamar6.75%2,027810150.25%19.08%
Tambunan I11.79%3,5411,242185.10%22.08%
Timbaluan3.15%94665045.54%7.41%
Talayan Total30,03216,04287.21%12.68%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Talayan for the fiscal year of 2016 was 52,196,053.26.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200938,813,792.16
201039,175,537.560.93%
201142,639,580.648.84%
2012
201336,196,639.52
201442,050,330.6816.17%
201547,496,099.3312.95%
201652,196,053.269.90%

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 Talayan is 10 to 14, with 4,714 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 50 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1724
1 to 43,567
5 to 94,403
10 to 144,714
15 to 193,548
20 to 242,467
25 to 292,274
30 to 341,770
35 to 391,898
40 to 441,615
45 to 491,137
50 to 54672
55 to 59476
60 to 64311
65 to 69219
70 to 74136
75 to 7951
80 and over50
Total30,032

Historical population

The population of Talayan grew from 18,130 in 1980 to 30,032 in 2015, an increase of 11,902 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 12.68%, or an increase of 13,990 people, from the previous population of 16,042 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
18,130
42,3278.85%
43,2860.42%
33,129-5.57%
25,753-3.41%
16,042-15.83%
30,03212.68%

Location

The municipal center of Talayan is situated at approximately 6° 59' North, 124° 21' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 45.8 meters or 150.3 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 Talayan are Cotabato City, Tacurong, Koronadal, Kidapawan, Marawi, and Digos. The nearest municipalities are Datu Anggal Midtimbang, Guindulungan, Sultan Sumagka, Datu Odin Sinsuat, Datu Saudi-Ampatuan, and Datu Unsay. Its distance from the national capital is 918.67 kilometers (570.84 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 918.67 kilometers (570.84 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N23°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 30,032, ranked 897 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 55.54 square kilometers, ranked 745 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 209 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 901 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 12.68%, ranked 1,021 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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