Naawan, Province of Misamis Oriental

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceMisamis Oriental
Barangay count10
Postal code9023
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesIligan Bay [Bohol Sea]
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)88.50 km2 (34.17 sq mi)
Population (2015)21,213
Density (2015)240 / km2 (621 / sq mi)
Coordinates8° 26' North, 124° 17' East (8.4336, 124.2909)
Estimated elevation above sea level8.2 meters (26.8 feet)

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

The municipality has a land area of 88.50 square kilometers or 34.17 square miles which constitutes 2.83% of Misamis Oriental's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 21,213. This represented 2.39% of the total population of Misamis Oriental province, or 0.45% of the overall population of the Northern Mindanao region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 240 inhabitants per square kilometer or 621 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Naawan has 10 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)
Don Pedro6.34%1,3451,02531.22%5.31%
Linangkayan13.77%2,9222,51916.00%2.87%
Lubilan4.29%9111,046-12.91%-2.60%
Mapulog9.62%2,0401,73117.85%3.18%
Maputi13.76%2,9182,7675.46%1.02%
Mat‑i8.98%1,9041,72410.44%1.91%
Patag6.31%1,3381,2606.19%1.15%
Poblacion22.99%4,8764,09818.98%3.37%
Tagbalogo9.98%2,1181,9289.85%1.81%
Tuboran3.96%8417975.52%1.03%
Naawan Total21,21318,89512.27%2.23%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Naawan for the fiscal year of 2016 was 74,768,049.19.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200940,786,495.57
201043,282,195.186.12%
201146,616,845.137.70%
201248,284,089.013.58%
201352,666,718.639.08%
201459,068,705.2812.16%
201568,277,564.6615.59%
201674,768,049.199.51%

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 Naawan is 5 to 9, with 2,389 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 186 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1399
1 to 41,887
5 to 92,389
10 to 142,212
15 to 192,305
20 to 241,965
25 to 291,617
30 to 341,346
35 to 391,271
40 to 441,093
45 to 491,097
50 to 54985
55 to 59858
60 to 64665
65 to 69419
70 to 74290
75 to 79229
80 and over186
Total21,213

Historical population

The population of Naawan grew from 6,305 in 1960 to 21,213 in 2015, an increase of 14,908 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.23%, or an increase of 2,318 people, from the previous population of 18,895 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
6,305
8,7183.22%
10,0682.93%
12,2153.94%
13,3450.89%
14,5781.67%
16,1732.25%
17,9881.48%
18,8951.81%
21,2132.23%

Location

The municipal center of Naawan is situated at approximately 8° 26' North, 124° 17' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 8.2 meters or 26.8 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 Naawan are Iligan, El Salvador, Cagayan de Oro, Marawi, Oroquieta, and Ozamiz. The nearest municipalities are Manticao, Initao, Lugait, Libertad, Gitagum, and Laguindingan. Its distance from the national capital is 770.85 kilometers (478.98 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 770.85 kilometers (478.98 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N27°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 21,213, ranked 1,183 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 34.17 square kilometers, ranked 1,072 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 240 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 817 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 2.23%, ranked 613 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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