Glan, Province of Sarangani

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
ProvinceSarangani
Barangay count31
Postal code9517
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesSarangani Bay [Celebes Sea]
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)610.30 km2 (235.64 sq mi)
Population (2015)118,263
Density (2015)194 / km2 (502 / sq mi)
Coordinates5° 49' North, 125° 12' East (5.8225, 125.2046)
Estimated elevation above sea level8.9 meters (29.2 feet)

Glan is a coastal municipality in the province of Sarangani.

The municipality has a land area of 610.30 square kilometers or 235.64 square miles which constitutes 16.95% of Sarangani's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 118,263. This represented 21.73% of the total population of Sarangani province, or 2.60% of the overall population of the SOCCSKSARGEN region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 194 inhabitants per square kilometer or 502 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Glan has 31 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)
Baliton5.81%6,8706,911-0.59%-0.11%
Batotuling1.24%1,4721,515-2.84%-0.55%
Batulaki1.57%1,8581,6999.36%1.72%
Big Margus3.97%4,7004,6111.93%0.36%
Burias2.98%3,5303,4592.05%0.39%
Cablalan2.59%3,0672,72512.55%2.28%
Calabanit5.23%6,1894,80728.75%4.93%
Calpidong2.05%2,4272,3065.25%0.98%
Congan2.66%3,1493,1390.32%0.06%
Cross1.82%2,1551,88114.57%2.62%
Datalbukay5.69%6,7323,79477.44%11.54%
E. Alegado4.18%4,9423,37546.43%7.53%
Glan Padidu3.94%4,6644,21310.70%1.96%
Gumasa2.80%3,3142,79218.70%3.32%
Ilaya3.96%4,6883,93619.11%3.39%
Kaltuad2.09%2,4702,3455.33%0.99%
Kapatan2.79%3,3053,1574.69%0.88%
Lago1.86%2,1941,85918.02%3.20%
Laguimit2.94%3,4825,747-39.41%-9.10%
Mudan2.24%2,6542,23518.75%3.33%
New Aklan1.59%1,8861,7458.08%1.49%
Pangyan5.62%6,6436,1308.37%1.54%
Poblacion8.30%9,8129,3784.63%0.87%
Rio del Pilar1.23%1,4591,461-0.14%-0.03%
San Jose1.49%1,7601,6198.71%1.60%
San Vicente2.86%3,3812,94514.80%2.66%
Small Margus3.30%3,8993,7424.20%0.79%
Sufatubo2.17%2,5712,14319.97%3.53%
Taluya5.82%6,8865,89516.81%3.00%
Tango2.52%2,9802,19535.76%5.99%
Tapon2.64%3,1242,75913.23%2.39%
Glan Total118,263106,51811.03%2.01%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Glan for the fiscal year of 2016 was 273,698,639.03.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
2009143,628,252.71
2010115,099,739.25-19.86%
2011164,337,569.8042.78%
2012160,009,469.00-2.63%
2013178,227,227.9611.39%
2014201,296,126.1712.94%
2015230,597,450.5614.56%
2016273,698,639.0318.69%

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 Glan is 5 to 9, with 14,036 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 577 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 12,577
1 to 411,158
5 to 914,036
10 to 1413,612
15 to 1912,986
20 to 2411,798
25 to 2910,026
30 to 347,920
35 to 397,188
40 to 446,476
45 to 495,725
50 to 544,508
55 to 593,465
60 to 642,545
65 to 691,769
70 to 741,151
75 to 79746
80 and over577
Total118,263

Historical population

The population of Glan grew from 31,320 in 1960 to 118,263 in 2015, an increase of 86,943 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.01%, or an increase of 11,745 people, from the previous population of 106,518 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
31,320
37,8791.88%
38,2180.18%
48,8825.04%
60,3822.14%
73,7683.82%
83,0512.57%
102,6762.97%
106,5181.35%
118,2632.01%

Location

The municipal center of Glan is situated at approximately 5° 49' North, 125° 12' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 8.9 meters or 29.2 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 Glan are General Santos, Koronadal, Digos, Tacurong, Kidapawan, and Davao City. The nearest municipalities are Malapatan, Maasim, Alabel, Polomolok, Jose Abad Santos, and Sarangani. Its distance from the national capital is 1,074.44 kilometers (667.63 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 1,074.44 kilometers (667.63 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N25°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 118,263, ranked 109 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 235.64 square kilometers, ranked 82 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 194 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 940 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 2.01%, ranked 56 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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