Camiguin

Summary data
Map of the Philippines highlighting Camiguin
Typeprovince
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
Cities0
Municipalities5
Barangays58
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesBohol Sea
Area (2007)237.95 km2 (91.87 sq mi)
Population (2015)88,478
Density (2015)372 / km2 (963 / sq mi)

Camiguin is a province in the Philippines situated in the Northern Mindanao region occupying the northern-central section of Mindanao. Its capital is the Municipality of Mambajao.

The province has a land area of 237.95 square kilometers or 91.87 square miles. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 88,478. This represented 1.89% of the total population of the Northern Mindanao region, 0.37% of the overall population of the Mindanao island group, or 0.09% of the entire population of the Philippines. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 372 inhabitants per square kilometer or 963 inhabitants per square mile.

Map

Camiguin is completely surrounded by the Bohol Sea.

details
Map of the Philippines with Camiguin highlighted in redMap of Camiguin showing its component municipalitiesCatarmanGuinsilibanMahinogMambajaoSagay

Local government units

Camiguin has 5 municipalities. The total number of barangays in the province is 58.

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NameTypePopulation (2015)Population (2010)Annual Population Growth Rate (2010‑2015)Area (2007)Density (2015)Brgy count
Catarmanmunicipality16,79816,3880.47%53.75 km2 (20.75 sq mi)313 / km2 (810 / sq mi)14
Guinsilibanmunicipality6,2815,5802.28%18.52 km2 (7.15 sq mi)339 / km2 (878 / sq mi)7
Mahinogmunicipality14,03813,5310.70%32.55 km2 (12.57 sq mi)431 / km2 (1,117 / sq mi)13
Mambajaomunicipality, capital38,73536,4351.17%89.00 km2 (34.36 sq mi)435 / km2 (1,127 / sq mi)15
Sagaymunicipality12,62611,8731.18%44.13 km2 (17.04 sq mi)286 / km2 (741 / sq mi)9
Camiguin Total88,47883,8071.04%237.95 km2 (91.87 sq mi)372 / km2 (963 / sq mi)58

Historical population

The population of Camiguin grew from 44,717 in 1960 to 88,478 in 2015, an increase of 43,761 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.04%, or an increase of 4,671 people, from the previous population of 83,807 in 2010.

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Census datePopulationGrowth rate
30,754
37,8391.32%
40,8050.38%
69,5995.63%
44,717-3.82%
53,9131.85%
52,547-0.51%
57,1261.68%
64,2471.18%
68,0391.08%
74,2321.89%
81,2931.26%
83,8071.11%
88,4781.04%

National roads

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

Secondary Roads

  • Camiguin Circumferential Road

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 88,478, ranked 80 out of 81
  • Land area (2007): 91.87 square kilometers, ranked 80 out of 81
  • Population density (2015): 372 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 16 out of 81
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.04%, ranked 65 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 National Roads is from the Department of Public Works and Highways.
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