Initao, Province of Misamis Oriental

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceMisamis Oriental
Barangay count16
Postal code9022
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesIligan Bay [Bohol Sea]
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)111.27 km2 (42.96 sq mi)
Population (2015)32,370
Density (2015)291 / km2 (753 / sq mi)
Coordinates8° 30' North, 124° 18' East (8.4975, 124.3056)
Estimated elevation above sea level6.1 meters (20.0 feet)

Initao is a coastal municipality in the province of Misamis Oriental.

The municipality has a land area of 111.27 square kilometers or 42.96 square miles which constitutes 3.55% of Misamis Oriental's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 32,370. This represented 3.64% of the total population of Misamis Oriental province, or 0.69% of the overall population of the Northern Mindanao region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 291 inhabitants per square kilometer or 753 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Initao has 16 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)
Aluna3.98%1,2881,2602.22%0.42%
Andales2.84%92080214.71%2.65%
Apas3.59%1,1631,1392.11%0.40%
Calacapan3.73%1,2081,1158.34%1.54%
Gimangpang7.96%2,5762,4554.93%0.92%
Jampason6.56%2,1241,69825.09%4.35%
Kamelon3.70%1,1981,1018.81%1.62%
Kanitoan5.07%1,6401,40716.56%2.96%
Oguis2.93%948980-3.27%-0.63%
Pagahan3.15%1,0201,103-7.52%-1.48%
Poblacion24.15%7,8177,06010.72%1.96%
Pontacon2.47%79942787.12%12.67%
San Pedro9.72%3,1462,9108.11%1.50%
Sinalac4.90%1,5851,5651.28%0.24%
Tawantawan5.79%1,8741,7338.14%1.50%
Tubigan9.47%3,0642,57618.94%3.36%
Initao Total32,37029,33110.36%1.89%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Initao for the fiscal year of 2016 was 98,017,030.37.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200953,098,554.13
201056,643,010.186.68%
201160,727,287.867.21%
201259,793,566.11-1.54%
201365,599,337.449.71%
201473,953,815.0712.74%
201588,195,414.8419.26%
201698,017,030.3711.14%

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 Initao is 5 to 9, with 3,528 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 289 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1722
1 to 43,098
5 to 93,528
10 to 143,353
15 to 193,003
20 to 242,793
25 to 292,396
30 to 341,969
35 to 392,029
40 to 441,885
45 to 491,766
50 to 541,607
55 to 591,270
60 to 641,041
65 to 69748
70 to 74505
75 to 79368
80 and over289
Total32,370

Historical population

The population of Initao grew from 17,272 in 1960 to 32,370 in 2015, an increase of 15,098 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.89%, or an increase of 3,039 people, from the previous population of 29,331 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
17,272
16,904-0.21%
18,9062.27%
21,8422.93%
23,1130.57%
23,3400.18%
27,0353.20%
29,6241.27%
29,331-0.36%
32,3701.89%

Location

The municipal center of Initao is situated at approximately 8° 30' North, 124° 18' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 6.1 meters or 20.0 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 Initao are El Salvador, Iligan, Cagayan de Oro, Marawi, Oroquieta, and Ozamiz. The nearest municipalities are Naawan, Libertad, Manticao, Gitagum, Laguindingan, and Lugait. Its distance from the national capital is 765.35 kilometers (475.57 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 765.35 kilometers (475.57 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N28°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 32,370, ranked 822 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 42.96 square kilometers, ranked 932 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 291 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 665 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.89%, ranked 1,439 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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