Panabo, Province of Davao del Norte

Summary data
Typecity (component)
Island groupMindanao
RegionDavao Region (Region XI)
ProvinceDavao del Norte
Barangay count40
Postal code8105
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesDavao Gulf [Philippine Sea]
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)251.23 km2 (97.00 sq mi)
Population (2015)184,599
Density (2015)735 / km2 (1,903 / sq mi)
Coordinates7° 18' North, 125° 41' East (7.3004, 125.6826)
Estimated elevation above sea level6.5 meters (21.3 feet)

Panabo is a coastal component city in the province of Davao del Norte.

The city has a land area of 251.23 square kilometers or 97.00 square miles which constitutes 7.33% of Davao del Norte's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 184,599. This represented 18.16% of the total population of Davao del Norte province, or 3.77% of the overall population of the Davao Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 735 inhabitants per square kilometer or 1,903 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Panabo has 40 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)
A. O. Floirendo2.63%4,8485,913-18.01%-3.71%
Buenavista0.43%80059235.14%5.90%
Cacao0.65%1,1961,07111.67%2.12%
Cagangohan7.46%13,77615,406-10.58%-2.11%
Consolacion0.95%1,7472,435-28.25%-6.13%
Dapco2.20%4,0684,0460.54%0.10%
Datu Abdul Dadia3.14%5,7935,26410.05%1.84%
Gredu8.96%16,54311,11348.86%7.87%
J. P. Laurel3.55%6,5615,81612.81%2.32%
Kasilak1.51%2,7872,5389.81%1.80%
Katipunan0.99%1,8361,56917.02%3.04%
Katualan0.40%7446976.74%1.25%
Kauswagan0.77%1,4191,3763.13%0.59%
Kiotoy0.81%1,5011,4195.78%1.08%
Little Panay1.32%2,4342,01520.79%3.66%
Lower Panaga0.82%1,5221,08640.15%6.64%
Mabunao1.04%1,9121,59220.10%3.55%
Maduao1.69%3,1142,71014.91%2.68%
Malativas1.30%2,4012,3641.57%0.30%
Manay2.93%5,4064,58018.03%3.21%
Nanyo2.08%3,8473,5996.89%1.28%
New Malaga0.99%1,8351,7246.44%1.20%
New Malitbog1.77%3,2763,0407.76%1.43%
New Pandan3.59%6,6367,882-15.81%-3.22%
New Visayas8.97%16,56615,9793.67%0.69%
Quezon2.52%4,6494,18611.06%2.02%
Salvacion5.16%9,5218,53711.53%2.10%
San Francisco6.95%12,83214,156-9.35%-1.85%
San Nicolas1.12%2,0711,85211.83%2.15%
San Pedro2.27%4,1933,8269.59%1.76%
San Roque0.26%480540-11.11%-2.22%
San Vicente7.83%14,44913,04910.73%1.96%
Santa Cruz0.66%1,2211,00521.49%3.78%
Santo Niño2.35%4,3325,968-27.41%-5.92%
Sindaton1.84%3,3961,95573.71%11.09%
Southern Davao4.89%9,0218,08711.55%2.10%
Tagpore0.89%1,6431,5009.53%1.75%
Tibungol0.90%1,6641,5904.65%0.87%
Upper Licanan0.86%1,5881,5164.75%0.89%
Waterfall0.53%97177125.94%4.49%
Panabo Total184,599174,3645.87%1.09%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Panabo for the fiscal year of 2016 was 804,191,731.07.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
2009468,800,800.73
2010526,804,688.8312.37%
2011569,702,594.798.14%
2012534,116,978.29-6.25%
2013586,501,034.399.81%
2014657,108,881.2112.04%
2015742,660,468.7813.02%
2016804,191,731.078.29%

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 Panabo is 5 to 9, with 19,696 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 1,011 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 14,034
1 to 416,150
5 to 919,696
10 to 1418,659
15 to 1917,535
20 to 2416,872
25 to 2916,369
30 to 3414,496
35 to 3912,643
40 to 4410,576
45 to 499,423
50 to 548,012
55 to 597,105
60 to 645,591
65 to 693,297
70 to 741,913
75 to 791,217
80 and over1,011
Total184,599

Historical population

The population of Panabo grew from 42,509 in 1960 to 184,599 in 2015, an increase of 142,090 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.09%, or an increase of 10,235 people, from the previous population of 174,364 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
42,509
42,9200.09%
53,0154.33%
71,0986.04%
110,3904.50%
130,5853.20%
133,9500.55%
154,3291.97%
174,3644.54%
184,5991.09%

Location

The city center of Panabo is situated at approximately 7° 18' North, 125° 41' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 6.5 meters or 21.3 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 Panabo are Tagum, Samal, Davao City, Mati, Digos, and Kidapawan. The nearest municipalities are Carmen, Braulio E. Dujali, Mabini, Maco, Santo Tomas, and Asuncion. Its distance from the national capital is 956.10 kilometers (594.10 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 956.10 kilometers (594.10 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N32°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 184,599, ranked 65 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 97.00 square kilometers, ranked 412 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 735 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 244 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.09%, ranked 753 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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