Kibawe, Province of Bukidnon

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceBukidnon
Barangay count23
Postal code8720
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)304.13 km2 (117.43 sq mi)
Population (2015)39,612
Density (2015)130 / km2 (337 / sq mi)
Coordinates7° 34' North, 124° 59' East (7.5678, 124.9903)
Estimated elevation above sea level371.3 meters (1,218.0 feet)

Kibawe is a municipality in the landlocked province of Bukidnon.

The municipality has a land area of 304.13 square kilometers or 117.43 square miles which constitutes 2.90% of Bukidnon's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 39,612. This represented 2.80% of the total population of Bukidnon province, or 0.84% of the overall population of the Northern Mindanao region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 130 inhabitants per square kilometer or 337 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Kibawe has 23 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)
Balintawak2.03%8067359.66%1.77%
Bukang Liwayway2.42%9601,037-7.43%-1.46%
Cagawasan2.32%9199110.88%0.17%
East Kibawe7.65%3,0312,7779.15%1.68%
Gutapol4.36%1,7271,7150.70%0.13%
Kiorao1.65%655685-4.38%-0.85%
Kisawa2.13%84375012.40%2.25%
Labuagon5.01%1,9831,8904.92%0.92%
Magsaysay4.37%1,7311,54112.33%2.24%
Marapangi5.57%2,2062,0378.30%1.53%
Mascariñas1.72%68256720.28%3.58%
Natulongan8.11%3,2112,71618.23%3.24%
New Kidapawan4.01%1,5871,18533.92%5.72%
Old Kibawe5.94%2,3532,10811.62%2.12%
Palma5.52%2,1851,90214.88%2.68%
Pinamula3.53%1,4001,13323.57%4.11%
Romagooc6.02%2,3842,13211.82%2.15%
Sampaguita3.61%1,4311,21617.68%3.15%
Sanipon2.35%93266939.31%6.52%
Spring3.92%1,5511,4586.38%1.18%
Talahiron7.81%3,0922,9295.57%1.04%
Tumaras1.94%76767014.48%2.61%
West Kibawe8.02%3,1763,0045.73%1.07%
Kibawe Total39,61235,76710.75%1.96%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Kibawe for the fiscal year of 2016 was 125,075,992.02.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200971,237,947.69
201076,590,283.517.51%
201180,339,705.434.90%
201282,668,310.052.90%
201389,438,728.298.19%
2014104,617,742.3216.97%
2015118,095,113.5412.88%
2016125,075,992.025.91%

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 Kibawe is 5 to 9, with 5,002 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 351 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1901
1 to 44,159
5 to 95,002
10 to 144,411
15 to 193,714
20 to 243,579
25 to 293,020
30 to 342,427
35 to 392,293
40 to 442,136
45 to 491,986
50 to 541,704
55 to 591,351
60 to 641,003
65 to 69733
70 to 74469
75 to 79373
80 and over351
Total39,612

Historical population

The population of Kibawe grew from 35,728 in 1960 to 39,612 in 2015, an increase of 3,884 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.96%, or an increase of 3,845 people, from the previous population of 35,767 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
35,728
56,2394.54%
26,407-14.08%
26,9490.41%
28,6080.60%
30,7831.38%
32,9551.47%
35,2130.92%
35,7670.57%
39,6121.96%

Location

The municipal center of Kibawe is situated at approximately 7° 34' North, 124° 59' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 371.3 meters or 1,218.0 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 Kibawe are Valencia, Kidapawan, Malaybalay, Panabo, Davao City, and Cotabato City. The nearest municipalities are Dangcagan, Kitaotao, Kadingilan, Damulog, Don Carlos, and Maramag. Its distance from the national capital is 891.74 kilometers (554.10 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 891.74 kilometers (554.10 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N29°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 39,612, ranked 685 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 117.43 square kilometers, ranked 314 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 130 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,220 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.96%, ranked 565 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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