Sibalom, Province of Antique

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceAntique
Barangay count76
Postal code5713
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Area (2007)201.30 km2 (77.72 sq mi)
Population (2015)60,306
Density (2015)300 / km2 (776 / sq mi)
Coordinates10° 47' North, 122° 1' East (10.7889, 122.0175)
Estimated elevation above sea level24.9 meters (81.8 feet)

Sibalom is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Antique.

The municipality has a land area of 201.30 square kilometers or 77.72 square miles which constitutes 7.38% of Antique's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 60,306. This represented 10.36% of the total population of Antique province, or 0.80% of the overall population of the Western Visayas region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 300 inhabitants per square kilometer or 776 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Sibalom has 76 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)
Alangan1.38%83471217.13%3.06%
Bari1.67%1,00987814.92%2.68%
Biga‑a0.55%32929113.06%2.36%
Bongbongan I1.26%76065316.39%2.93%
Bongbongan II0.87%5245151.75%0.33%
Bongsod1.00%6015558.29%1.53%
Bontol1.41%84976411.13%2.03%
Bugnay0.42%25322711.45%2.09%
Bulalacao0.79%4754534.86%0.91%
Cabanbanan0.46%2782674.12%0.77%
Cabariuan1.18%71464311.04%2.01%
Cabladan1.45%8758661.04%0.20%
Cadoldolan1.08%65158012.24%2.22%
Calog0.66%4003912.30%0.43%
Calo‑oy0.38%2282213.17%0.60%
Catmon1.77%1,0691,0442.39%0.45%
Catungan I1.02%61455810.04%1.84%
Catungan II0.70%42033126.89%4.64%
Catungan III0.98%58948720.94%3.69%
Catungan IV1.87%1,1281,0883.68%0.69%
Cubay‑Napultan1.83%1,1011,0366.27%1.17%
Cubay‑Sermon1.57%949999-5.01%-0.97%
District I2.56%1,5421,4129.21%1.69%
District II2.32%1,3981,3533.33%0.62%
District III6.20%3,7403,39810.06%1.84%
District IV3.76%2,2662,05010.54%1.93%
Egaña5.53%3,3333,1216.79%1.26%
Esperanza I0.70%42529643.58%7.13%
Esperanza II0.76%4604512.00%0.38%
Esperanza III0.70%42536616.12%2.89%
Igcococ1.12%6736218.37%1.54%
Igdagmay0.60%36032610.43%1.91%
Igdalaquit1.78%1,0769839.46%1.74%
Iglanot1.62%97486013.26%2.40%
Igpanolong0.75%4504187.66%1.41%
Igparas0.58%347351-1.14%-0.22%
Igsuming1.09%6596343.94%0.74%
Ilabas2.14%1,2931,13813.62%2.46%
Imparayan0.96%5795731.05%0.20%
Inabasan1.02%6165717.88%1.45%
Indag‑an0.60%359597-39.87%-9.23%
Initan0.85%5155042.18%0.41%
Insarayan0.92%55645223.01%4.02%
Lacaron3.33%2,0091,8399.24%1.70%
Lagdo0.81%4914596.97%1.29%
Lambayagan0.81%4874791.67%0.32%
Luna0.54%32828315.90%2.85%
Luyang0.68%4104041.49%0.28%
Maasin0.72%435441-1.36%-0.26%
Mabini1.12%6736336.32%1.17%
Millamena0.56%3403264.29%0.80%
Mojon0.54%3283270.31%0.06%
Nagdayao1.99%1,1981,1751.96%0.37%
Nazareth1.31%7877672.61%0.49%
Odiong1.39%83871517.20%3.07%
Olaga0.78%47240117.71%3.15%
Pangpang1.10%6656502.31%0.44%
Panlagangan0.78%47239818.59%3.30%
Pantao0.41%2452296.99%1.29%
Pasong1.14%68660413.58%2.45%
Pis‑Anan3.91%2,3552,1748.33%1.53%
Rombang0.83%5025000.40%0.08%
Salvacion1.06%639662-3.47%-0.67%
San Juan2.19%1,3181,15913.72%2.48%
Sido1.41%84972916.46%2.94%
Solong1.67%1,0079832.44%0.46%
Tabongtabong0.65%3893685.71%1.06%
Tigbalua I1.19%7176825.13%0.96%
Tigbalua II0.44%26419734.01%5.73%
Tig‑Ohot0.86%516524-1.53%-0.29%
Tordesillas0.69%4184121.46%0.28%
Tulatula1.28%77167713.88%2.51%
Valentin Grasparil0.80%4834429.28%1.70%
Villafont1.15%69658119.79%3.50%
Villahermosa1.05%6336241.44%0.27%
Villar1.97%1,1891,1800.76%0.14%
Sibalom Total60,30656,0587.58%1.40%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Sibalom for the fiscal year of 2016 was 145,214,843.01.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200978,045,156.03
201083,246,485.456.66%
201191,110,422.809.45%
201291,969,924.680.94%
2013105,235,194.4314.42%
2014121,996,142.9215.93%
2015132,697,859.278.77%
2016145,214,843.019.43%

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 Sibalom is 10 to 14, with 6,505 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 842 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,178
1 to 45,009
5 to 96,374
10 to 146,505
15 to 195,926
20 to 245,383
25 to 294,667
30 to 344,014
35 to 393,648
40 to 443,216
45 to 493,028
50 to 542,828
55 to 592,508
60 to 641,959
65 to 691,385
70 to 74979
75 to 79842
80 and over857
Total60,306

Historical population

The population of Sibalom grew from 24,468 in 1960 to 60,306 in 2015, an increase of 35,838 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.40%, or an increase of 4,248 people, from the previous population of 56,058 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
24,468
30,3922.14%
32,2471.20%
35,5151.95%
42,6471.85%
46,1431.49%
49,9711.72%
53,9341.06%
56,0581.42%
60,3061.40%

Location

The municipal center of Sibalom is situated at approximately 10° 47' North, 122° 1' East, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 24.9 meters or 81.8 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 Sibalom are Iloilo City, Passi, Bago, Bacolod, Talisay, and Silay. The nearest municipalities are Belison, San Remigio, San Jose de Buenavista, Hamtic, Patnongon, and San Joaquin. Its distance from the national capital is 435.41 kilometers (270.55 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 435.41 kilometers (270.55 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N15°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 60,306, ranked 64 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 77.72 square kilometers, ranked 75 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 300 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 58 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.40%, ranked 1,136 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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