Antipas, Province of Cotabato

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
ProvinceCotabato
Barangay count13
Postal code9414
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)552.50 km2 (213.32 sq mi)
Population (2015)25,304
Density (2015)46 / km2 (119 / sq mi)
Coordinates7° 15' North, 125° 3' East (7.2450, 125.0539)
Estimated elevation above sea level303.0 meters (994.0 feet)

Antipas is a municipality in the landlocked province of Cotabato.

The municipality has a land area of 552.50 square kilometers or 213.32 square miles which constitutes 6.13% of Cotabato's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 25,304. This represented 1.83% of the total population of Cotabato province, or 0.56% of the overall population of the SOCCSKSARGEN region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 46 inhabitants per square kilometer or 119 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Antipas has 13 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)
B. Cadungon3.34%844941-10.31%-2.05%
Camutan8.41%2,1281,84815.15%2.72%
Canaan2.84%719846-15.01%-3.05%
Datu Agod4.05%1,0259943.12%0.59%
Dolores3.77%9551,018-6.19%-1.21%
Kiyaab9.62%2,4342,3204.91%0.92%
Luhong5.24%1,3261,2555.66%1.05%
Magsaysay5.86%1,4841,946-23.74%-5.03%
Malangag3.90%9881,072-7.84%-1.54%
Malatad12.64%3,1983,228-0.93%-0.18%
Malire6.24%1,5801,635-3.36%-0.65%
New Pontevedra5.60%1,4181,457-2.68%-0.52%
Poblacion28.47%7,2056,6827.83%1.45%
Antipas Total25,30425,2420.25%0.05%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Antipas for the fiscal year of 2016 was 134,267,314.73.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200975,218,855.69
201079,625,345.275.86%
201187,170,322.829.48%
201286,644,651.69-0.60%
201397,092,068.4112.06%
2014107,985,772.2511.22%
2015121,779,010.4712.77%
2016134,267,314.7310.25%

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 Antipas is 5 to 9, with 3,098 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 184 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1517
1 to 42,229
5 to 93,098
10 to 142,585
15 to 192,318
20 to 242,314
25 to 292,050
30 to 341,898
35 to 391,722
40 to 441,575
45 to 491,306
50 to 541,086
55 to 59811
60 to 64623
65 to 69421
70 to 74320
75 to 79247
80 and over184
Total25,304

Historical population

The population of Antipas grew from 17,800 in 1990 to 25,304 in 2015, an increase of 7,504 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.05%, or an increase of 62 people, from the previous population of 25,242 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
17,800
19,1711.40%
19,8100.71%
22,8922.01%
25,2423.62%
25,3040.05%

Location

The municipal center of Antipas is situated at approximately 7° 15' North, 125° 3' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 303.0 meters or 994.0 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 Antipas are Kidapawan, Davao City, Digos, Panabo, Valencia, and Tacurong. The nearest municipalities are President Roxas, Arakan, Magpet, Matalam, Carmen, and Damulog. Its distance from the national capital is 926.42 kilometers (575.65 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 926.42 kilometers (575.65 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N28°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 25,304, ranked 1,066 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 213.32 square kilometers, ranked 118 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 46 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,514 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.05%, ranked 324 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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