Mahinog, Province of Camiguin

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceCamiguin
Barangay count13
Postal code9101
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesBohol Sea
Philippine major island(s)Camiguin
Area (2007)32.55 km2 (12.57 sq mi)
Population (2015)14,038
Density (2015)431 / km2 (1,117 / sq mi)
Coordinates9° 9' North, 124° 47' East (9.1559, 124.7846)
Estimated elevation above sea level51.5 meters (169.0 feet)

Mahinog is a coastal municipality in the island province of Camiguin.

The municipality has a land area of 32.55 square kilometers or 12.57 square miles which constitutes 13.68% of Camiguin's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 14,038. This represented 15.87% of the total population of Camiguin province, or 0.30% of the overall population of the Northern Mindanao region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 431 inhabitants per square kilometer or 1,117 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Mahinog has 13 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)
Benoni11.47%1,6101,651-2.48%-0.48%
Binatubo7.84%1,1001,0445.36%1.00%
Catohugan7.66%1,0759859.14%1.68%
Hubangon9.07%1,2731,1946.62%1.23%
Owakan3.11%43637815.34%2.76%
Poblacion20.89%2,9322,8353.42%0.64%
Puntod6.80%95586410.53%1.92%
San Isidro4.69%6596029.47%1.74%
San Jose5.31%74664116.38%2.93%
San Miguel2.68%376533-29.46%-6.43%
San Roque9.37%1,3151,2485.37%1.00%
Tubod2.45%34430612.42%2.25%
Tupsan Pequeño8.67%1,2171,250-2.64%-0.51%
Mahinog Total14,03813,5313.75%0.70%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Mahinog for the fiscal year of 2016 was 58,226,233.01.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200929,072,834.82
201031,579,721.958.62%
201134,827,006.7510.28%
201234,468,923.71-1.03%
201338,772,792.3812.49%
201444,660,656.6615.19%
201551,823,081.2716.04%
201658,226,233.0112.36%

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 Mahinog is 5 to 9, with 1,582 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 204 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1294
1 to 41,243
5 to 91,582
10 to 141,571
15 to 191,153
20 to 24972
25 to 29953
30 to 34875
35 to 39878
40 to 44784
45 to 49763
50 to 54683
55 to 59618
60 to 64534
65 to 69414
70 to 74291
75 to 79226
80 and over204
Total14,038

Historical population

The population of Mahinog grew from 7,719 in 1960 to 14,038 in 2015, an increase of 6,319 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.70%, or an increase of 507 people, from the previous population of 13,531 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
7,719
8,9991.51%
9,4110.90%
9,9931.21%
11,3131.25%
11,3510.06%
12,5922.25%
13,1680.62%
13,5310.99%
14,0380.70%

Location

The municipal center of Mahinog is situated at approximately 9° 9' North, 124° 47' East, in the island of Camiguin. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 51.5 meters or 169.0 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 Mahinog are Gingoog, El Salvador, Cagayan de Oro, Cabadbaran, Butuan, and Surigao City. The nearest municipalities are Guinsiliban, Sagay, Catarman, Mambajao, Balingoan, and Kinoguitan. Its distance from the national capital is 730.16 kilometers (453.70 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 730.16 kilometers (453.70 miles) to the Northwest (N34°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 14,038, ranked 1,437 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 12.57 square kilometers, ranked 1,513 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 431 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 452 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.70%, ranked 1,099 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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