Malimono, Province of Surigao del Norte

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceSurigao del Norte
Barangay count14
Postal code8402
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesBohol Sea
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)80.13 km2 (30.94 sq mi)
Population (2015)18,054
Density (2015)225 / km2 (584 / sq mi)
Coordinates9° 37' North, 125° 24' East (9.6184, 125.4018)
Estimated elevation above sea level14.7 meters (48.1 feet)

Malimono is a coastal municipality in the province of Surigao del Norte.

The municipality has a land area of 80.13 square kilometers or 30.94 square miles which constitutes 4.06% of Surigao del Norte's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 18,054. This represented 3.72% of the total population of Surigao del Norte province, or 0.70% of the overall population of the Caraga region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 225 inhabitants per square kilometer or 584 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Malimono has 14 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)
Bunyasan5.41%9769225.86%1.09%
Cagtinae6.85%1,2371,309-5.50%-1.07%
Can‑aga3.99%7216609.24%1.70%
Cansayong7.95%1,4351,26713.26%2.40%
Cantapoy14.18%2,5602,5141.83%0.35%
Cayawan5.09%9198448.89%1.63%
Doro7.25%1,3091,05623.96%4.17%
Hanagdong6.86%1,23996029.06%4.98%
Karihatag7.68%1,3871,3254.68%0.87%
Masgad13.35%2,4112,09714.97%2.69%
Pili8.91%1,6091,5791.90%0.36%
San Isidro5.11%9232,570-64.09%-17.71%
Tinago4.19%75768211.00%2.01%
Villariza3.16%5715317.53%1.39%
Malimono Total18,05418,316-1.43%-0.27%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Malimono for the fiscal year of 2016 was 61,558,576.36.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200934,441,928.98
201036,054,721.944.68%
201138,893,728.637.87%
201238,069,676.19-2.12%
201342,972,436.0512.88%
201449,060,756.5214.17%
201555,798,683.8713.73%
201661,558,576.3610.32%

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 Malimono is 5 to 9, with 1,995 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 190 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1349
1 to 41,604
5 to 91,995
10 to 141,847
15 to 191,679
20 to 241,519
25 to 291,478
30 to 341,185
35 to 39987
40 to 441,015
45 to 491,002
50 to 54912
55 to 59725
60 to 64551
65 to 69430
70 to 74327
75 to 79259
80 and over190
Total18,054

Historical population

The population of Malimono grew from 6,537 in 1960 to 18,054 in 2015, an increase of 11,517 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.27%, or a decrease of 262 people, from the previous population of 18,316 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
6,537
9,4123.63%
10,0741.37%
12,1093.75%
16,2082.96%
14,191-2.46%
14,5970.61%
16,8832.03%
18,3163.01%
18,054-0.27%

Location

The municipal center of Malimono is situated at approximately 9° 37' North, 125° 24' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 14.7 meters or 48.1 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 Malimono are Surigao City, Cabadbaran, Butuan, Maasin, Gingoog, and Tandag. The nearest municipalities are Sison, Mainit, San Francisco, Tubod, Tagana-an, and Placer. Its distance from the national capital is 730.82 kilometers (454.11 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 730.82 kilometers (454.11 miles) to the Northwest (N41°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 18,054, ranked 1,247 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 30.94 square kilometers, ranked 1,106 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 225 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 843 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): -0.27%, ranked 613 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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