Pandan, Province of Antique

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceAntique
Barangay count34
Postal code5712
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesSulu Sea
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Area (2007)113.98 km2 (44.01 sq mi)
Population (2015)34,333
Density (2015)301 / km2 (780 / sq mi)
Coordinates11° 43' North, 122° 6' East (11.7198, 122.0945)
Estimated elevation above sea level7.0 meters (23.0 feet)

Pandan is a coastal municipality in the province of Antique.

The municipality has a land area of 113.98 square kilometers or 44.01 square miles which constitutes 4.18% of Antique's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 34,333. This represented 5.90% of the total population of Antique province, or 0.46% of the overall population of the Western Visayas region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 301 inhabitants per square kilometer or 780 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Pandan has 34 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)
Aracay0.49%16714614.38%2.59%
Badiangan1.29%444468-5.13%-1.00%
Bagumbayan4.91%1,6851,5637.81%1.44%
Baybay2.90%9969861.01%0.19%
Botbot3.02%1,0379756.36%1.18%
Buang1.10%3793459.86%1.81%
Cabugao1.83%62952220.50%3.61%
Candari1.66%56945026.44%4.57%
Carmen1.66%57146822.01%3.86%
Centro Norte1.90%6516470.62%0.12%
Centro Sur3.69%1,2671,14810.37%1.90%
Dionela2.58%8868543.75%0.70%
Dumrog2.37%8128031.12%0.21%
Duyong2.23%7677137.57%1.40%
Fragante4.59%1,5751,4985.14%0.96%
Guia2.96%1,0171,0031.40%0.26%
Idiacacan5.06%1,7361,7061.76%0.33%
Jinalinan2.95%1,0139753.90%0.73%
Luhod‑Bayang1.69%5805760.69%0.13%
Maadios0.40%137154-11.04%-2.20%
Mag‑aba5.23%1,7941,6717.36%1.36%
Napuid0.58%198210-5.71%-1.11%
Nauring5.88%2,0181,9045.99%1.11%
Patria8.80%3,0222,9303.14%0.59%
Perfecta0.66%2262240.89%0.17%
San Andres3.83%1,3141,3060.61%0.12%
San Joaquin1.70%582670-13.13%-2.65%
Santa Ana1.72%59051414.79%2.66%
Santa Cruz2.38%81772612.53%2.27%
Santa Fe4.86%1,6681,5795.64%1.05%
Santo Rosario5.02%1,7221,6544.11%0.77%
Talisay5.11%1,7551,6049.41%1.73%
Tingib2.01%69162111.27%2.05%
Zaldivar2.97%1,01888115.55%2.79%
Pandan Total34,33332,4945.66%1.05%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Pandan for the fiscal year of 2016 was 93,786,929.82.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200950,188,724.45
201052,876,102.675.35%
201156,992,356.927.78%
201255,743,596.67-2.19%
201364,464,820.5615.65%
201472,801,233.5912.93%
201582,059,448.9212.72%
201693,786,929.8214.29%

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 Pandan is 5 to 9, with 3,832 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 441 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1682
1 to 42,902
5 to 93,832
10 to 143,675
15 to 193,374
20 to 242,838
25 to 292,444
30 to 342,209
35 to 392,057
40 to 441,934
45 to 491,863
50 to 541,631
55 to 591,343
60 to 641,071
65 to 69891
70 to 74675
75 to 79471
80 and over441
Total34,333

Historical population

The population of Pandan grew from 19,788 in 1960 to 34,333 in 2015, an increase of 14,545 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.05%, or an increase of 1,839 people, from the previous population of 32,494 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
19,788
17,215-1.35%
18,6611.63%
20,3961.79%
23,8941.60%
24,9780.83%
27,6472.20%
29,5180.91%
32,4943.56%
34,3331.05%

Location

The municipal center of Pandan is situated at approximately 11° 43' North, 122° 6' East, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 7.0 meters or 23.0 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 Pandan are Roxas City, Passi, Iloilo City, Silay, Victorias, and Talisay. The nearest municipalities are Nabas, Ibajay, Sebaste, Tangalan, Libertad, and Makato. Its distance from the national capital is 339.81 kilometers (211.15 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Nabas, Aklan, 12.06 kilometers (7.49 miles) to the North (N1°W)
  • Ibajay, Aklan, 13.34 kilometers (8.29 miles) to the Northeast (N35°E)
  • Sebaste, Antique, 14.37 kilometers (8.93 miles) to the South (S0°E)
  • Tangalan, Aklan, 19.05 kilometers (11.84 miles) to the East‑Northeast (N72°E)
  • Libertad, Antique, 19.96 kilometers (12.40 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N74°W)
  • Makato, Aklan, 21.62 kilometers (13.43 miles) to the East (S88°E)

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 339.81 kilometers (211.15 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N21°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 34,333, ranked 814 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 44.01 square kilometers, ranked 944 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 301 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 664 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.05%, ranked 1,308 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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