Kitaotao, Province of Bukidnon

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceBukidnon
Barangay count35
Postal code8716
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)788.78 km2 (304.55 sq mi)
Population (2015)50,260
Density (2015)64 / km2 (165 / sq mi)
Coordinates7° 38' North, 125° 0' East (7.6390, 125.0074)
Estimated elevation above sea level341.9 meters (1,121.5 feet)

Kitaotao is a municipality in the landlocked province of Bukidnon.

The municipality has a land area of 788.78 square kilometers or 304.55 square miles which constitutes 7.51% of Bukidnon's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 50,260. This represented 3.55% of the total population of Bukidnon province, or 1.07% of the overall population of the Northern Mindanao region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 64 inhabitants per square kilometer or 165 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Kitaotao has 35 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)
Balangigay2.16%1,08898910.01%1.83%
Balukbukan3.42%1,7171,5927.85%1.45%
Bershiba1.89%9498847.35%1.36%
Binoongan1.27%64050626.48%4.57%
Bobong1.25%629948-33.65%-7.51%
Bolocaon1.58%79465621.04%3.70%
Cabalantian1.62%81256045.00%7.33%
Calapaton1.45%731776-5.80%-1.13%
Digongan3.34%1,6801,50511.63%2.12%
East Dalurong2.72%1,3691,814-24.53%-5.22%
Kahusayan2.86%1,4361,4151.48%0.28%
Kalumihan1.31%65647438.40%6.38%
Kauyonan2.32%1,1671,1184.38%0.82%
Kimolong2.03%1,0189487.38%1.37%
Kipilas1.92%9651,379-30.02%-6.57%
Kitaihon1.08%544550-1.09%-0.21%
Kitobo5.18%2,6012,3719.70%1.78%
Kiulom1.69%84762635.30%5.93%
Magsaysay1.31%66049932.26%5.47%
Malobalo1.29%6506057.44%1.38%
Metebagao1.49%747788-5.20%-1.01%
Napalico1.52%76558730.32%5.17%
Pagan2.65%1,3331,2744.63%0.87%
Panganan2.90%1,4571,21619.82%3.50%
Poblacion10.39%5,2214,9275.97%1.11%
Sagundanon2.33%1,1711,262-7.21%-1.41%
San Isidro2.41%1,2101,06413.72%2.48%
San Lorenzo1.57%78968115.86%2.84%
Santo Rosario1.75%87870324.89%4.32%
Sinaysayan1.87%94178519.87%3.51%
Sinuda15.08%7,5808,725-13.12%-2.64%
Tandong1.60%806864-6.71%-1.31%
Tawas3.77%1,8962,274-16.62%-3.40%
West Dalurong3.94%1,9811,8636.33%1.18%
White Kulaman5.04%2,5322,26012.04%2.19%
Kitaotao Total50,26049,4881.56%0.30%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Kitaotao for the fiscal year of 2016 was 193,356,141.52.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
2009103,541,797.31
2010108,865,521.065.14%
2011118,427,195.958.78%
2012115,046,863.57-2.85%
2013133,049,141.1415.65%
2014156,321,675.6317.49%
2015172,214,347.9110.17%
2016193,356,141.5212.28%

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 Kitaotao is 5 to 9, with 6,853 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 252 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,212
1 to 45,530
5 to 96,853
10 to 146,016
15 to 195,117
20 to 244,344
25 to 293,858
30 to 343,059
35 to 392,829
40 to 442,637
45 to 492,415
50 to 541,986
55 to 591,461
60 to 641,101
65 to 69688
70 to 74548
75 to 79354
80 and over252
Total50,260

Historical population

The population of Kitaotao grew from 14,708 in 1970 to 50,260 in 2015, an increase of 35,552 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.30%, or an increase of 772 people, from the previous population of 49,488 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
14,708
22,7799.17%
29,4975.30%
34,4721.57%
38,4042.04%
37,733-0.38%
42,2121.56%
49,4885.96%
50,2600.30%

Location

The municipal center of Kitaotao is situated at approximately 7° 38' North, 125° 0' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 341.9 meters or 1,121.5 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 Kitaotao are Valencia, Malaybalay, Kidapawan, Panabo, Marawi, and Tagum. The nearest municipalities are Dangcagan, Don Carlos, Kibawe, Kadingilan, Maramag, and Quezon. Its distance from the national capital is 885.79 kilometers (550.40 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 885.79 kilometers (550.40 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N29°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 50,260, ranked 521 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 304.55 square kilometers, ranked 46 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 64 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,465 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.30%, ranked 454 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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