Mabini, Province of Compostela Valley

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionDavao Region (Region XI)
ProvinceCompostela Valley
Barangay count11
Postal code8807
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesDavao Gulf [Philippine Sea]
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)400.00 km2 (154.44 sq mi)
Population (2015)41,102
Density (2015)103 / km2 (266 / sq mi)
Coordinates7° 19' North, 125° 51' East (7.3084, 125.8534)
Estimated elevation above sea level20.6 meters (67.6 feet)

Mabini, formerly known as Doña Alicia, is a coastal municipality in the province of Compostela Valley.

The municipality has a land area of 400.00 square kilometers or 154.44 square miles which constitutes 8.93% of Compostela Valley's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 41,102. This represented 5.58% of the total population of Compostela Valley province, or 0.84% of the overall population of the Davao Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 103 inhabitants per square kilometer or 266 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Mabini has 11 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)
Anitapan9.09%3,7373,4358.79%1.62%
Cabuyuan6.28%2,5801,94032.99%5.58%
Cadunan10.07%4,1383,9883.76%0.71%
Cuambog15.01%6,1706,0162.56%0.48%
Del Pilar5.91%2,4302,05418.31%3.25%
Golden Valley13.10%5,3865,0616.42%1.19%
Libodon2.79%1,1461,1450.09%0.02%
Pangibiran3.84%1,5801,20131.56%5.36%
Pindasan14.56%5,9845,5248.33%1.53%
San Antonio5.89%2,4211,70841.74%6.87%
Tagnanan13.45%5,5304,73516.79%3.00%
Mabini Total41,10236,80711.67%2.12%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Mabini for the fiscal year of 2016 was 132,547,374.36.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200975,873,429.70
201079,616,086.534.93%
201186,764,702.578.98%
201284,583,298.72-2.51%
201395,009,296.5512.33%
2014106,260,074.2111.84%
2015120,269,185.8613.18%
2016132,547,374.3610.21%

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 Mabini is 10 to 14, with 4,408 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 272 individuals.

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Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1826
1 to 43,648
5 to 94,405
10 to 144,408
15 to 194,191
20 to 244,008
25 to 293,505
30 to 342,923
35 to 392,548
40 to 442,437
45 to 492,246
50 to 541,800
55 to 591,337
60 to 641,012
65 to 69723
70 to 74475
75 to 79338
80 and over272
Total41,102

Historical population

The population of Mabini grew from 20,153 in 1960 to 41,102 in 2015, an increase of 20,949 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.12%, or an increase of 4,295 people, from the previous population of 36,807 in 2010.

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Census datePopulationGrowth rate
20,153
18,343-0.92%
26,1947.41%
16,517-8.81%
24,4333.99%
29,5483.63%
32,0581.76%
35,3081.34%
36,8071.52%
41,1022.12%

Location

The municipal center of Mabini is situated at approximately 7° 19' North, 125° 51' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 20.6 meters or 67.6 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 Mabini are Tagum, Panabo, Samal, Davao City, Mati, and Digos. The nearest municipalities are Maco, Carmen, Pantukan, Mawab, Braulio E. Dujali, and Asuncion. Its distance from the national capital is 965.51 kilometers (599.94 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 965.51 kilometers (599.94 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N33°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 41,102, ranked 646 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 154.44 square kilometers, ranked 211 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 103 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,308 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 2.12%, ranked 630 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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