Sibutad, Province of Zamboanga del Norte

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Norte
Barangay count16
Postal code7103
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesBohol Sea
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)65.57 km2 (25.32 sq mi)
Population (2015)17,645
Density (2015)269 / km2 (697 / sq mi)
Coordinates8° 37' North, 123° 29' East (8.6126, 123.4801)
Estimated elevation above sea level27.0 meters (88.6 feet)

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

The municipality has a land area of 65.57 square kilometers or 25.32 square miles which constitutes 0.90% of Zamboanga del Norte's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 17,645. This represented 1.74% of the total population of Zamboanga del Norte province, or 0.49% of the overall population of the Zamboanga Peninsula region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 269 inhabitants per square kilometer or 697 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Sibutad has 16 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)
Bagacay5.07%8958436.17%1.15%
Calilic3.02%5324869.47%1.74%
Calube5.96%1,0511,0054.58%0.86%
Delapa3.56%629670-6.12%-1.20%
Kanim5.60%98888112.15%2.21%
Libay13.66%2,4101,75337.48%6.25%
Magsaysay7.49%1,3211,2238.01%1.48%
Marapong4.96%876990-11.52%-2.30%
Minlasag4.74%83673214.21%2.56%
Oyan3.48%614629-2.38%-0.46%
Panganuran1.69%2982729.56%1.75%
Poblacion18.66%3,2933,446-4.44%-0.86%
Sawang7.54%1,3311,419-6.20%-1.21%
Sibuloc3.67%64857113.49%2.44%
Sinipay3.01%5315006.20%1.15%
Sipaloc7.89%1,3921,3632.13%0.40%
Sibutad Total17,64516,7835.14%0.96%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Sibutad for the fiscal year of 2016 was 58,690,903.68.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200933,871,985.79
201035,877,185.475.92%
201138,794,164.518.13%
201237,773,904.18-2.63%
201342,122,261.7511.51%
201447,073,259.8011.75%
201553,630,170.7313.93%
201658,690,903.689.44%

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 Sibutad is 5 to 9, with 1,893 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 226 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1370
1 to 41,566
5 to 91,893
10 to 141,681
15 to 191,677
20 to 241,392
25 to 291,311
30 to 341,051
35 to 39953
40 to 44988
45 to 491,045
50 to 54975
55 to 59807
60 to 64682
65 to 69441
70 to 74361
75 to 79226
80 and over226
Total17,645

Historical population

The population of Sibutad grew from 7,420 in 1960 to 17,645 in 2015, an increase of 10,225 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.96%, or an increase of 862 people, from the previous population of 16,783 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
7,420
8,9351.83%
10,8884.05%
12,6763.09%
16,2792.53%
16,2950.02%
15,635-0.88%
16,4290.69%
16,7830.78%
17,6450.96%

Location

The municipal center of Sibutad is situated at approximately 8° 37' North, 123° 29' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 27.0 meters or 88.6 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 Sibutad are Dapitan, Dipolog, Oroquieta, Ozamiz, Tangub, and Dumaguete. The nearest municipalities are Sapang Dalaga, Rizal, Baliangao, Piñan, Polanco, and La Libertad. Its distance from the national capital is 715.24 kilometers (444.43 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 715.24 kilometers (444.43 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N22°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 17,645, ranked 1,258 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 25.32 square kilometers, ranked 1,202 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 269 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 713 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.96%, ranked 1,528 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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