Bukidnon

Summary data
Map of the Philippines highlighting Bukidnon
Typeprovince
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
Cities2
Municipalities20
Barangays464
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Area (2007)10,498.59 km2 (4,053.53 sq mi)
Population (2015)1,415,226
Density (2015)135 / km2 (349 / sq mi)

Bukidnon is a province in the Philippines situated in the Northern Mindanao region occupying the northern-central section of Mindanao. Its capital is the City of Malaybalay.

The province has a land area of 10,498.59 square kilometers or 4,053.53 square miles. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,415,226. This represented 30.18% of the total population of the Northern Mindanao region, 5.86% of the overall population of the Mindanao island group, or 1.40% of the entire population of the Philippines. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 135 inhabitants per square kilometer or 349 inhabitants per square mile.

Map

Bukidnon is bordered, clockwise from the North, by Misamis Oriental, Agusan del Sur, Davao del Norte, Davao del Sur, Cotabato, Lanao del Sur, and Lanao del Norte.

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Local government units

Bukidnon has 20 municipalities and 2 cities. The total number of barangays in the province is 464.

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NameTypePopulation (2015)Population (2010)Annual Population Growth Rate (2010‑2015)Area (2007), in km2Density (2015), per km2Brgy count
Baungonmunicipality34,33632,8680.84%328.3410516
Cabanglasanmunicipality33,99732,4270.90%243.3014015
Damulogmunicipality30,30225,5383.31%244.1912417
Dangcaganmunicipality23,72322,4481.06%422.695614
Don Carlosmunicipality66,95964,3340.76%213.7231329
Impasugongmunicipality47,85943,5871.80%1,051.174613
Kadingilanmunicipality33,77831,7561.18%171.9419617
Kalilanganmunicipality41,60139,8470.82%251.4316514
Kibawemunicipality39,61235,7671.96%304.1313023
Kitaotaomunicipality50,26049,4880.30%788.786435
Lantapanmunicipality61,77655,9341.91%328.3518814
Libonamunicipality43,96939,3932.11%374.3711714
Malaybalaycity (CC), capital174,625153,0852.54%969.1918046
Malitbogmunicipality24,45322,8801.27%581.854211
Manolo Fortichmunicipality100,21091,0261.85%413.6024222
Maramagmunicipality102,08990,9012.23%447.2622820
Pangantucanmunicipality53,12648,7751.64%461.7211519
Quezonmunicipality104,11694,5841.84%626.8616631
San Fernandomunicipality56,13850,2072.15%705.068024
Sumilaomunicipality27,66025,6681.43%196.9514010
Talakagmunicipality71,64467,1231.25%786.409129
Valenciacity (CC)192,993181,5561.17%587.2932931
Bukidnon Total1,415,2261,299,1921.64%10,498.59135464

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Bukidnon for the fiscal year of 2016 was 2,646,795,872.81.

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Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
20091,379,163,272.37
20101,486,116,062.557.75%
20111,722,414,901.9815.90%
20121,629,791,392.33-5.38%
20131,746,734,339.287.18%
20142,027,287,020.1516.06%
20152,403,327,560.2518.55%
20162,646,795,872.8110.13%

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 Bukidnon is 5 to 9, with 173,533 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 8,186 individuals.

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Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 134,089
1 to 4144,768
5 to 9173,533
10 to 14160,587
15 to 19144,312
20 to 24130,119
25 to 29115,366
30 to 3495,075
35 to 3985,904
40 to 4474,974
45 to 4966,855
50 to 5456,629
55 to 5946,331
60 to 6434,105
65 to 6921,305
70 to 7413,450
75 to 799,638
80 and over8,186
Total1,415,226

Historical population

The population of Bukidnon grew from 180,470 in 1960 to 1,415,226 in 2015, an increase of 1,234,756 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.64%, or an increase of 116,034 people, from the previous population of 1,299,192 in 2010.

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Census datePopulationGrowth rate
21,163
46,5195.10%
57,5611.07%
63,4701.01%
180,4709.62%
375,0547.42%
468,2774.56%
532,9562.62%
701,4302.79%
782,4922.07%
880,1862.55%
994,7221.70%
1,299,19210.21%
1,415,2261.64%

National roads

As of December 2016, the National Roads in Bukidnon as classified by the Department of Public Works and Highways are:

Primary Roads

  • Bukidnon-Davao City Road
  • Sayre Highway

Secondary Roads

  • Barandias-Dominorog Road
  • Cagayan de Oro City-Dominorog-Camp Kibaritan Road
  • Junction Maradugao-Camp Kibaritan-Dominorog Road
  • Kapalong-Talaingod-Valencia (Bukidnon) Road
  • Maramag-Maradugao Road
  • Sayre Highway (Junction Bukidnon-Davao City Road-Cotabato Boundary)

Tertiary Roads

  • Dologon-Kisanday-Ginoyuran Road
  • Don Carlos-Kadingilan Road
  • Junction Capitol-Hospital Road
  • Junction Dologon-Busco-Quezon Road
  • Junction Dologon-Panadtalan
  • Junction Impalambong-Cadre Barracks Road
  • Junction Maradugao-Camp Kibaritan-Dominorog Road
  • Junction Sayre Highway Aglayan-Zamboanguita Road
  • Junction Sayre Highway-Aglayan-Alanib-Ticalaan Road (Aglayan-Basak)
  • Junction Sayre Highway-Aglayan-Alanib-Ticalaan Road (Ticalaan-Paganan Section)
  • Junction Sayre Highway-Bangcud-Mailag Road (By-Pass Road)
  • Junction Sayre Highway-Carillo-Capitol Road
  • Junction Sayre Highway-Casisang-Malaybalay Airport Road
  • Junction Sayre Highway-Damulog Poblacion Road
  • Junction Sayre Highway-Impalambong-Old Casisang Road
  • Junction Sayre Highway-Impasugong-Patulangan By-Pass Road
  • Junction Sayre Highway-JP Rizal-Carillo-Capitol-DPWH Road
  • Junction Sayre Highway-Manolo Fortich-Libona-Indahag Road
  • Junction Sayre Highway-San Miguel-Del Monte Airport Road
  • Kalilangan-Lampanusan Road
  • Kibawe-Kadingilan-Kalilangan Road
  • Maramag-Maradugao Road
  • Misamis Oriental-Bukidnon-Agusan Road
  • Ticalaan-Iligan Road (Mamaon-Ragongon Section)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 1,415,226, ranked 16 out of 81
  • Land area (2007): 4,053.53 square kilometers, ranked 4 out of 81
  • Population density (2015): 135 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 57 out of 81
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.64%, ranked 25 out of 81

Notes

  1. Unless otherwise specified, population count (excluding percentages) and land area figures are derived from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Maps utilize OpenStreetMap data available under the Open Data Commons Open Database License.
  3. Data on annual regular income is from the Bureau of Local Government Finance, Department of Finance
  4. Data on National Roads is from the Department of Public Works and Highways.
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