Padada, Province of Davao del Sur

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionDavao Region (Region XI)
ProvinceDavao del Sur
Barangay count17
Postal code8007
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesDavao Gulf [Philippine Sea]
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)83.00 km2 (32.05 sq mi)
Population (2015)26,587
Density (2015)320 / km2 (830 / sq mi)
Coordinates6° 38' North, 125° 21' East (6.6397, 125.3437)
Estimated elevation above sea level13.8 meters (45.2 feet)

Padada is a coastal municipality in the province of Davao del Sur.

The municipality has a land area of 83.00 square kilometers or 32.05 square miles which constitutes 1.92% of Davao del Sur's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 26,587. This represented 4.20% of the total population of Davao del Sur province, or 0.54% of the overall population of the Davao Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 320 inhabitants per square kilometer or 830 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Padada has 17 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)
Almendras14.46%3,8453,983-3.46%-0.67%
Don Sergio Osmeña, Sr.2.28%606776-21.91%-4.60%
Harada Butai8.00%2,1281,72823.15%4.04%
Lower Katipunan3.39%90268332.06%5.44%
Lower Limonzo4.30%1,1431,173-2.56%-0.49%
Lower Malinao4.34%1,1541,198-3.67%-0.71%
N C Ordaneza District7.68%2,0422,401-14.95%-3.04%
Northern Paligue6.12%1,6271,5226.90%1.28%
Palili4.15%1,1041,0643.76%0.71%
Piape5.69%1,5121,3948.46%1.56%
Punta Piape4.29%1,1411,0568.05%1.48%
Quirino District6.23%1,6561,721-3.78%-0.73%
San Isidro5.77%1,5331,4078.96%1.65%
Southern Paligue6.07%1,6131,45510.86%1.98%
Tulogan3.85%1,0239735.14%0.96%
Upper Limonzo9.08%2,4132,08915.51%2.78%
Upper Malinao4.31%1,1451,1014.00%0.75%
Padada Total26,58725,7243.35%0.63%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Padada for the fiscal year of 2016 was 91,101,910.68.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200956,442,080.05
201055,382,895.87-1.88%
201161,433,494.9710.93%
201260,805,697.34-1.02%
201366,692,987.169.68%
201474,518,692.1711.73%
201583,997,977.7612.72%
201691,101,910.688.46%

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 Padada is 5 to 9, with 2,636 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 307 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1481
1 to 42,113
5 to 92,636
10 to 142,482
15 to 192,374
20 to 242,169
25 to 292,111
30 to 341,811
35 to 391,806
40 to 441,681
45 to 491,550
50 to 541,380
55 to 591,232
60 to 64984
65 to 69729
70 to 74429
75 to 79312
80 and over307
Total26,587

Historical population

The population of Padada grew from 12,147 in 1960 to 26,587 in 2015, an increase of 14,440 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.63%, or an increase of 863 people, from the previous population of 25,724 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
12,147
14,4021.68%
15,6481.68%
17,2181.93%
21,0512.03%
22,3841.16%
24,1121.61%
25,1270.57%
25,7240.86%
26,5870.63%

Location

The municipal center of Padada is situated at approximately 6° 38' North, 125° 21' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 13.8 meters or 45.2 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 Padada are Digos, Kidapawan, Davao City, Koronadal, General Santos, and Samal. The nearest municipalities are Sulop, Hagonoy, Malalag, Kiblawan, Matanao, and Santa Maria. Its distance from the national capital is 1,000.55 kilometers (621.71 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 1,000.55 kilometers (621.71 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N28°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 26,587, ranked 1,027 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 32.05 square kilometers, ranked 1,139 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 320 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 608 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.63%, ranked 569 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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