Clarin, Province of Misamis Occidental

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceMisamis Occidental
Barangay count29
Postal code7201
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesIligan Bay [Bohol Sea]
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)84.50 km2 (32.63 sq mi)
Population (2015)37,548
Density (2015)444 / km2 (1,151 / sq mi)
Coordinates8° 12' North, 123° 52' East (8.1998, 123.8616)
Estimated elevation above sea level8.0 meters (26.2 feet)

Clarin is a coastal municipality in the province of Misamis Occidental.

The municipality has a land area of 84.50 square kilometers or 32.63 square miles which constitutes 4.11% of Misamis Occidental's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 37,548. This represented 6.24% of the total population of Misamis Occidental province, or 0.80% of the overall population of the Northern Mindanao region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 444 inhabitants per square kilometer or 1,151 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Clarin has 29 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)
Bernad0.83%3122984.70%0.88%
Bito‑on0.96%35929621.28%3.74%
Cabunga‑an1.28%482500-3.60%-0.70%
Canibungan Daku2.09%78560429.97%5.12%
Canibungan Putol1.54%58046624.46%4.25%
Canipacan3.11%1,1681,1541.21%0.23%
Dalingap2.95%1,1081,0188.84%1.63%
Dela Paz4.21%1,5821,38714.06%2.54%
Dolores3.45%1,2961,2464.01%0.75%
Gata Daku4.85%1,8201,64210.84%1.98%
Gata Diot1.72%6466302.54%0.48%
Guba2.63%9869671.96%0.37%
Kinangay Norte2.23%8391,091-23.10%-4.88%
Kinangay Sur4.75%1,7851,54915.24%2.74%
Lapasan11.79%4,4283,90713.34%2.41%
Lupagan3.39%1,2721,1857.34%1.36%
Malibangcao2.29%858938-8.53%-1.68%
Masabud2.55%95986411.00%2.01%
Mialen8.03%3,0142,7559.40%1.73%
Pan‑ay6.55%2,4612,10017.19%3.07%
Penacio0.46%17214915.44%2.77%
Poblacion I5.40%2,0262,0220.20%0.04%
Poblacion II3.41%1,2791,2720.55%0.10%
Poblacion III4.31%1,6201,640-1.22%-0.23%
Poblacion IV6.44%2,4172,4090.33%0.06%
Sebasi1.76%661854-22.60%-4.76%
Segatic Daku2.29%861892-3.48%-0.67%
Segatic Diot1.48%557594-6.23%-1.22%
Tinacla‑an3.24%1,2151,1446.21%1.15%
Clarin Total37,54835,5735.55%1.03%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Clarin for the fiscal year of 2016 was 110,207,933.30.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200951,817,734.79
201056,317,230.808.68%
201160,944,516.228.22%
201261,430,507.870.80%
201368,805,106.8512.00%
201477,861,950.0313.16%
201597,678,610.2025.45%
2016110,207,933.3012.83%

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 Clarin is 5 to 9, with 3,862 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 397 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1693
1 to 43,138
5 to 93,862
10 to 143,787
15 to 193,707
20 to 243,416
25 to 292,841
30 to 342,373
35 to 392,306
40 to 442,265
45 to 492,076
50 to 541,799
55 to 591,582
60 to 641,312
65 to 69903
70 to 74623
75 to 79468
80 and over397
Total37,548

Historical population

The population of Clarin grew from 14,011 in 1960 to 37,548 in 2015, an increase of 23,537 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.03%, or an increase of 1,975 people, from the previous population of 35,573 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
14,011
17,8062.37%
19,5111.85%
21,5211.98%
23,8021.01%
26,2021.82%
29,7122.73%
33,2991.58%
35,5732.43%
37,5481.03%

Location

The municipal center of Clarin is situated at approximately 8° 12' North, 123° 52' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 8.0 meters or 26.2 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 Clarin are Ozamiz, Tangub, Oroquieta, Iligan, Marawi, and Pagadian. The nearest municipalities are Tudela, Sinacaban, Kolambugan, Maigo, Jimenez, and Bacolod. Its distance from the national capital is 773.67 kilometers (480.74 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 773.67 kilometers (480.74 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N24°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 37,548, ranked 705 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 32.63 square kilometers, ranked 1,105 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 444 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 422 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.03%, ranked 1,572 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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