Godod, Province of Zamboanga del Norte

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Norte
Barangay count17
Postal code7126
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)190.00 km2 (73.36 sq mi)
Population (2015)17,424
Density (2015)92 / km2 (238 / sq mi)
Coordinates8° 0' North, 122° 51' East (8.0008, 122.8441)
Estimated elevation above sea level300.7 meters (986.3 feet)

Godod is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Zamboanga del Norte.

The municipality has a land area of 190.00 square kilometers or 73.36 square miles which constitutes 2.60% of Zamboanga del Norte's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 17,424. This represented 1.72% of the total population of Zamboanga del Norte province, or 0.48% of the overall population of the Zamboanga Peninsula region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 92 inhabitants per square kilometer or 238 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Godod has 17 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)
Baluno3.58%6236043.15%0.59%
Banuangan6.05%1,0541,238-14.86%-3.02%
Bunawan9.04%1,5761,714-8.05%-1.59%
Dilucot2.21%385489-21.27%-4.45%
Dipopor5.53%9641,073-10.16%-2.02%
Guisapong3.46%60352115.74%2.82%
Limbonga2.97%5181,032-49.81%-12.30%
Lomogom2.94%51242719.91%3.52%
Mauswagon6.65%1,1581,0747.82%1.44%
Miampic6.20%1,08096012.50%2.27%
Poblacion14.37%2,5032,4083.95%0.74%
Raba9.51%1,6571,6500.42%0.08%
Rambon5.11%891964-7.57%-1.49%
San Pedro7.64%1,33277272.54%10.94%
Sarawagan3.37%587830-29.28%-6.38%
Sianan4.54%791810-2.35%-0.45%
Sioran6.83%1,1901,222-2.62%-0.50%
Godod Total17,42417,788-2.05%-0.39%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Godod for the fiscal year of 2016 was 72,452,191.08.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200941,440,074.95
201043,549,079.675.09%
201147,267,327.108.54%
201246,053,728.12-2.57%
201351,009,231.9310.76%
201457,594,375.3312.91%
201565,775,672.8114.21%
201672,452,191.0810.15%

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 Godod is 5 to 9, with 2,267 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 151 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1368
1 to 41,804
5 to 92,267
10 to 142,163
15 to 192,221
20 to 241,445
25 to 291,171
30 to 34981
35 to 39901
40 to 44944
45 to 49776
50 to 54678
55 to 59533
60 to 64382
65 to 69253
70 to 74223
75 to 79151
80 and over163
Total17,424

Historical population

The population of Godod grew from 11,830 in 1990 to 17,424 in 2015, an increase of 5,594 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.39%, or a decrease of 364 people, from the previous population of 17,788 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
11,830
15,0534.62%
15,1390.12%
16,6381.31%
17,7882.46%
17,424-0.39%

Location

The municipal center of Godod is situated at approximately 8° 0' North, 122° 51' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 300.7 meters or 986.3 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 Godod are Pagadian, Dipolog, Dapitan, Tangub, Ozamiz, and Oroquieta. The nearest municipalities are Salug, Leon B. Postigo, Tampilisan, Liloy, Kabasalan, and Bayog. Its distance from the national capital is 756.80 kilometers (470.25 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 756.80 kilometers (470.25 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N15°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 17,424, ranked 1,262 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 73.36 square kilometers, ranked 535 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 92 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,289 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): -0.39%, ranked 685 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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