Talaingod, Province of Davao del Norte

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionDavao Region (Region XI)
ProvinceDavao del Norte
Barangay count3
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)656.83 km2 (253.60 sq mi)
Population (2015)27,482
Density (2015)42 / km2 (108 / sq mi)
Coordinates7° 38' North, 125° 37' East (7.6277, 125.6118)
Estimated elevation above sea level57.7 meters (189.3 feet)

Talaingod is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Davao del Norte.

The municipality has a land area of 656.83 square kilometers or 253.60 square miles which constitutes 19.17% of Davao del Norte's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 27,482. This represented 2.70% of the total population of Davao del Norte province, or 0.56% of the overall population of the Davao Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 42 inhabitants per square kilometer or 108 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Talaingod has 3 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)
Dagohoy22.25%6,1165,53010.60%1.94%
Palma Gil29.25%8,0387,4947.26%1.34%
Santo Niño48.50%13,32812,5426.27%1.16%
Talaingod Total27,48225,5667.49%1.39%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Talaingod for the fiscal year of 2016 was 139,231,024.00.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200973,888,235.92
201078,969,210.396.88%
201186,222,869.429.19%
201283,139,213.59-3.58%
201397,454,678.5017.22%
2014110,414,613.2513.30%
2015126,105,521.4414.21%
2016139,231,024.0010.41%

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 Talaingod is 5 to 9, with 4,255 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 133 individuals.

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Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1905
1 to 43,615
5 to 94,255
10 to 143,457
15 to 192,955
20 to 242,363
25 to 291,940
30 to 341,624
35 to 391,465
40 to 441,332
45 to 491,069
50 to 54771
55 to 59563
60 to 64398
65 to 69297
70 to 74192
75 to 79148
80 and over133
Total27,482

Historical population

The population of Talaingod grew from 12,853 in 1995 to 27,482 in 2015, an increase of 14,629 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.39%, or an increase of 1,916 people, from the previous population of 25,566 in 2010.

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Census datePopulationGrowth rate
12,853
16,5945.63%
19,6002.32%
25,56610.16%
27,4821.39%

Location

The municipal center of Talaingod is situated at approximately 7° 38' North, 125° 37' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 57.7 meters or 189.3 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 Talaingod are Tagum, Panabo, Samal, Davao City, Valencia, and Malaybalay. The nearest municipalities are Santo Tomas, Kapalong, San Isidro, Asuncion, Braulio E. Dujali, and New Corella. Its distance from the national capital is 921.38 kilometers (572.52 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 921.38 kilometers (572.52 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N33°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 27,482, ranked 993 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 253.60 square kilometers, ranked 79 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 42 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,525 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.39%, ranked 835 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
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