Makilala, Province of Cotabato

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
ProvinceCotabato
Barangay count38
Postal code9401
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)343.57 km2 (132.65 sq mi)
Population (2015)83,851
Density (2015)244 / km2 (632 / sq mi)
Coordinates6° 58' North, 125° 5' East (6.9613, 125.0858)
Estimated elevation above sea level239.8 meters (786.7 feet)

Makilala is a municipality in the landlocked province of Cotabato.

The municipality has a land area of 343.57 square kilometers or 132.65 square miles which constitutes 3.81% of Cotabato's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 83,851. This represented 6.08% of the total population of Cotabato province, or 1.84% of the overall population of the SOCCSKSARGEN region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 244 inhabitants per square kilometer or 632 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Makilala has 38 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)
Batasan3.05%2,5572,4285.31%0.99%
Bato1.31%1,0971,134-3.26%-0.63%
Biangan1.41%1,18182742.81%7.02%
Buena Vida1.73%1,4521,561-6.98%-1.37%
Buhay2.00%1,6791,6014.87%0.91%
Bulakanon2.62%2,1942,0606.50%1.21%
Cabilao1.25%1,05093512.30%2.23%
Concepcion1.90%1,5951,24628.01%4.81%
Dagupan0.86%7186756.37%1.18%
Garsika1.74%1,4601,4232.60%0.49%
Guangan0.83%6986536.89%1.28%
Indangan2.88%2,4122,13912.76%2.31%
Jose Rizal2.16%1,8071,57614.66%2.64%
Katipunan II1.02%85675213.83%2.50%
Kawayanon1.00%8408301.20%0.23%
Kisante5.75%4,8244,4348.80%1.62%
Leboce0.44%3683437.29%1.35%
Libertad1.59%1,3361,2963.09%0.58%
Luayon2.54%2,1342,420-11.82%-2.37%
Luna Norte1.67%1,3981,3980.00%0.00%
Luna Sur1.23%1,0321,128-8.51%-1.68%
Malabuan1.79%1,5001,4831.15%0.22%
Malasila8.33%6,9866,24111.94%2.17%
Malungon1.02%8578007.13%1.32%
New Baguio1.49%1,2461,361-8.45%-1.67%
New Bulatukan2.94%2,4651,99423.62%4.12%
New Cebu1.33%1,11898113.97%2.52%
New Israel2.32%1,9441,62519.63%3.47%
Old Bulatukan3.28%2,7532,25522.08%3.87%
Poblacion12.70%10,64510,2633.72%0.70%
Rodero1.02%8571,102-22.23%-4.67%
Saguing8.81%7,3896,19319.31%3.42%
San Vicente7.12%5,9735,5667.31%1.35%
Santa Felomina2.33%1,9521,8177.43%1.37%
Santo Niño1.86%1,5601,4507.59%1.40%
Sinkatulan1.96%1,6471,44513.98%2.52%
Taluntalunan1.97%1,6551,39218.89%3.35%
Villaflores0.73%616681-9.54%-1.89%
Makilala Total83,85177,5088.18%1.51%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Makilala for the fiscal year of 2016 was 207,230,633.71.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
2009114,401,596.61
2010121,263,787.816.00%
2011140,544,610.9715.90%
2012133,684,553.45-4.88%
2013152,909,508.6714.38%
2014167,621,977.649.62%
2015186,622,015.4111.34%
2016207,230,633.7111.04%

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 Makilala is 5 to 9, with 9,511 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 629 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,797
1 to 47,542
5 to 99,511
10 to 148,894
15 to 198,131
20 to 247,612
25 to 296,757
30 to 346,014
35 to 395,338
40 to 444,809
45 to 494,427
50 to 543,560
55 to 593,090
60 to 642,336
65 to 691,584
70 to 741,053
75 to 79767
80 and over629
Total83,851

Historical population

The population of Makilala grew from 26,176 in 1960 to 83,851 in 2015, an increase of 57,675 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.51%, or an increase of 6,343 people, from the previous population of 77,508 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
26,176
35,7963.11%
37,2590.81%
41,4972.18%
55,0602.87%
61,1251.98%
63,0390.66%
71,5431.76%
77,5082.96%
83,8511.51%

Location

The municipal center of Makilala is situated at approximately 6° 58' North, 125° 5' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 239.8 meters or 786.7 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 Makilala are Kidapawan, Digos, Tacurong, Koronadal, Davao City, and Samal. The nearest municipalities are Magpet, President Roxas, M'lang, Magsaysay, Bansalan, and Matalam. Its distance from the national capital is 955.78 kilometers (593.89 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 955.78 kilometers (593.89 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N28°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 83,851, ranked 228 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 132.65 square kilometers, ranked 254 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 244 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 826 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.51%, ranked 267 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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