Dumalinao, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
Barangay count30
Postal code7015
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesIllana Bay [Moro Gulf, Celebes Sea]
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)117.64 km2 (45.42 sq mi)
Population (2015)32,013
Density (2015)272 / km2 (705 / sq mi)
Coordinates7° 49' North, 123° 22' East (7.8183, 123.3629)
Estimated elevation above sea level257.2 meters (843.6 feet)

Dumalinao is a coastal municipality in the province of Zamboanga del Sur.

The municipality has a land area of 117.64 square kilometers or 45.42 square miles which constitutes 2.61% of Zamboanga del Sur's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 32,013. This represented 3.17% of the total population of Zamboanga del Sur province, or 0.88% of the overall population of the Zamboanga Peninsula region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 272 inhabitants per square kilometer or 705 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Dumalinao has 30 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)
Anonang3.13%1,0039416.59%1.22%
Baga3.34%1,06994413.24%2.40%
Bag‑ong Misamis0.72%231274-15.69%-3.20%
Bag‑ong Silao3.02%9679333.64%0.68%
Baloboan1.97%631646-2.32%-0.45%
Banta‑ao1.04%334373-10.46%-2.08%
Bibilik4.70%1,5061,3918.27%1.52%
Calingayan2.51%8037852.29%0.43%
Camalig1.82%583603-3.32%-0.64%
Camanga5.21%1,6691,5835.43%1.01%
Cuatro‑cuatro1.38%442479-7.72%-1.52%
Locuban3.36%1,0779898.90%1.64%
Malasik2.05%6566254.96%0.93%
Mama2.99%95882116.69%2.98%
Matab‑ang1.60%511593-13.83%-2.79%
Mecolong3.79%1,2121,10110.08%1.85%
Metokong2.20%7037000.43%0.08%
Motosawa2.04%6535959.75%1.79%
Pag‑asa2.70%864926-6.70%-1.31%
Paglaum7.77%2,4872,15815.25%2.74%
Pantad3.09%9889642.49%0.47%
Piniglibano2.10%6736611.82%0.34%
Rebokon10.03%3,2103,0963.68%0.69%
San Agustin3.15%1,0089298.50%1.57%
Sibucao4.63%1,4811,4522.00%0.38%
Sumadat8.68%2,7792,798-0.68%-0.13%
Tikwas4.80%1,5381,4009.86%1.81%
Tina2.80%897922-2.71%-0.52%
Tubo‑Pait1.73%55446519.14%3.39%
Upper Dumalinao1.64%526544-3.31%-0.64%
Dumalinao Total32,01330,6914.31%0.81%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Dumalinao for the fiscal year of 2016 was 90,459,166.45.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200953,013,624.86
201053,253,155.570.45%
201157,533,663.238.04%
201257,565,927.860.06%
201363,667,099.9710.60%
201474,307,355.4416.71%
201583,934,821.7312.96%
201690,459,166.457.77%

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 Dumalinao is 5 to 9, with 3,809 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 286 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1703
1 to 43,009
5 to 93,809
10 to 143,716
15 to 193,221
20 to 242,893
25 to 292,232
30 to 341,940
35 to 391,885
40 to 441,741
45 to 491,617
50 to 541,460
55 to 591,152
60 to 64930
65 to 69677
70 to 74437
75 to 79286
80 and over305
Total32,013

Historical population

The population of Dumalinao grew from 29,986 in 1960 to 32,013 in 2015, an increase of 2,027 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.81%, or an increase of 1,322 people, from the previous population of 30,691 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
29,986
34,1691.29%
36,9931.61%
36,604-0.21%
45,0262.09%
23,985-11.13%
26,0301.77%
29,7321.85%
30,6911.16%
32,0130.81%

Location

The municipal center of Dumalinao is situated at approximately 7° 49' North, 123° 22' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 257.2 meters or 843.6 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 Dumalinao are Pagadian, Tangub, Ozamiz, Dipolog, Oroquieta, and Dapitan. The nearest municipalities are Guipos, Tigbao, Labangan, San Pablo, San Miguel, and Dinas. Its distance from the national capital is 793.00 kilometers (492.75 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 793.00 kilometers (492.75 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N19°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 32,013, ranked 810 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 45.42 square kilometers, ranked 854 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 272 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 704 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.81%, ranked 27 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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