Titay, Province of Zamboanga Sibugay

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga Sibugay
Barangay count30
Postal code7003
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)350.44 km2 (135.31 sq mi)
Population (2015)49,673
Density (2015)142 / km2 (367 / sq mi)
Coordinates7° 52' North, 122° 34' East (7.8678, 122.5605)
Estimated elevation above sea level124.5 meters (408.2 feet)

Titay is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Zamboanga Sibugay.

The municipality has a land area of 350.44 square kilometers or 135.31 square miles which constitutes 9.71% of Zamboanga Sibugay's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 49,673. This represented 7.85% of the total population of Zamboanga Sibugay province, or 1.37% of the overall population of the Zamboanga Peninsula region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 142 inhabitants per square kilometer or 367 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Titay 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)
Achasol3.81%1,8921,8591.78%0.34%
Azusano2.03%1,0089446.78%1.26%
Bangco3.17%1,5771,5511.68%0.32%
Camanga2.41%1,1951,04114.79%2.66%
Culasian2.80%1,3891,18617.12%3.05%
Dalangin6.11%3,0362,57717.81%3.17%
Dalangin Muslim1.57%77956039.11%6.49%
Dalisay2.94%1,4611,498-2.47%-0.48%
Gomotoc1.30%648881-26.45%-5.68%
Imelda1.75%8701,094-20.48%-4.27%
Kipit3.34%1,6591,678-1.13%-0.22%
Kitabog7.69%3,8223,6644.31%0.81%
La Libertad1.69%84159142.30%6.95%
Longilog1.72%8558520.35%0.07%
Mabini2.44%1,2121,1971.25%0.24%
Malagandis2.20%1,0941,315-16.81%-3.44%
Mate1.99%9899256.92%1.28%
Moalboal1.30%64554717.92%3.19%
Namnama4.84%2,4062,07715.84%2.84%
New Canaan1.50%74766013.18%2.39%
Palomoc6.65%3,3042,75020.15%3.56%
Poblacion15.92%7,9066,76416.88%3.01%
Poblacion Muslim1.25%619759-18.45%-3.81%
Pulidan2.62%1,3011,2196.73%1.25%
San Antonio5.49%2,7263,241-15.89%-3.24%
San Isidro2.60%1,2921,10417.03%3.04%
Santa Fe2.74%1,3611,474-7.67%-1.51%
Supit2.20%1,09191918.72%3.32%
Tugop2.88%1,4321,02040.39%6.67%
Tugop Muslim1.04%5165091.38%0.26%
Titay Total49,67346,4566.92%1.28%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Titay for the fiscal year of 2016 was 137,819,659.55.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200976,789,112.22
201081,923,646.986.69%
201190,418,356.7010.37%
201288,528,138.80-2.09%
201397,845,737.3310.53%
2014110,742,740.9113.18%
2015125,199,312.8213.05%
2016137,819,659.5510.08%

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 Titay is 5 to 9, with 6,287 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 321 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,143
1 to 45,126
5 to 96,287
10 to 145,801
15 to 195,043
20 to 244,359
25 to 293,687
30 to 343,147
35 to 392,925
40 to 442,669
45 to 492,479
50 to 542,059
55 to 591,614
60 to 641,216
65 to 69814
70 to 74560
75 to 79423
80 and over321
Total49,673

Historical population

The population of Titay grew from 19,008 in 1970 to 49,673 in 2015, an increase of 30,665 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.28%, or an increase of 3,217 people, from the previous population of 46,456 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
19,008
20,0051.03%
24,9834.54%
31,9942.50%
35,0651.73%
39,7302.71%
43,7231.33%
46,4562.23%
49,6731.28%

Location

The municipal center of Titay is situated at approximately 7° 52' North, 122° 34' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 124.5 meters or 408.2 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 Titay are Pagadian, Dipolog, Zamboanga City, Dapitan, Tangub, and Lamitan. The nearest municipalities are Kalawit, Ipil, Tampilisan, Naga, Gutalac, and Labason. Its distance from the national capital is 763.40 kilometers (474.36 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 763.40 kilometers (474.36 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N13°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 49,673, ranked 466 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 135.31 square kilometers, ranked 235 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 142 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,113 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.28%, ranked 1,550 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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