Dumarao, Province of Capiz

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceCapiz
Barangay count33
Postal code5812
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Area (2007)232.56 km2 (89.79 sq mi)
Population (2015)46,157
Density (2015)198 / km2 (514 / sq mi)
Coordinates11° 16' North, 122° 41' East (11.2632, 122.6872)
Estimated elevation above sea level29.6 meters (97.1 feet)

Dumarao is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Capiz.

The municipality has a land area of 232.56 square kilometers or 89.79 square miles which constitutes 8.96% of Capiz's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 46,157. This represented 6.06% of the total population of Capiz province, or 0.61% of the overall population of the Western Visayas region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 198 inhabitants per square kilometer or 514 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Dumarao has 33 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)
Agbatuan1.84%8497848.29%1.53%
Aglalana2.64%1,2181,10110.63%1.94%
Aglanot3.19%1,4711,4163.88%0.73%
Agsirab2.49%1,1511,1450.52%0.10%
Alipasiawan1.14%5254956.06%1.13%
Astorga7.15%3,3022,60326.85%4.63%
Bayog0.45%206213-3.29%-0.63%
Bungsuan10.58%4,8834,6315.44%1.01%
Calapawan2.10%9691,030-5.92%-1.16%
Codingle3.39%1,5631,4865.18%0.97%
Cubi1.28%591627-5.74%-1.12%
Dacuton5.54%2,5552,593-1.47%-0.28%
Dangula2.51%1,1571,0757.63%1.41%
Gibato5.22%2,4112,10214.70%2.65%
Guinotos1.55%7176598.80%1.62%
Jambad1.36%6296063.80%0.71%
Janguslob3.23%1,4901,4095.75%1.07%
Lawaan3.89%1,7951,803-0.44%-0.08%
Malonoy1.99%9178843.73%0.70%
Nagsulang3.18%1,4691,33310.20%1.87%
Ongol Ilawod1.12%517549-5.83%-1.14%
Ongol Ilaya1.77%815878-7.18%-1.41%
Poblacion Ilawod3.41%1,5761,42610.52%1.92%
Poblacion Ilaya4.27%1,9691,9341.81%0.34%
Sagrada Familia4.73%2,1832,0964.15%0.78%
Salcedo3.21%1,4831,489-0.40%-0.08%
San Juan2.30%1,0631,104-3.71%-0.72%
Sibariwan3.27%1,5111,4563.78%0.71%
Tamulalod1.78%82373911.37%2.07%
Taslan1.88%8688650.35%0.07%
Tina2.57%1,1841,1086.86%1.27%
Tinaytayan2.53%1,1661,244-6.27%-1.23%
Traciano2.45%1,1311,1032.54%0.48%
Dumarao Total46,15743,9864.94%0.92%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Dumarao for the fiscal year of 2016 was 117,998,413.17.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200966,949,141.40
201070,936,448.875.96%
201176,711,328.618.14%
201274,850,716.65-2.43%
201382,998,803.2210.89%
201494,943,655.0014.39%
2015107,273,070.9712.99%
2016117,998,413.1710.00%

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 Dumarao is 5 to 9, with 4,776 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 552 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1861
1 to 43,697
5 to 94,776
10 to 144,577
15 to 194,616
20 to 244,457
25 to 293,859
30 to 343,170
35 to 392,715
40 to 442,571
45 to 492,407
50 to 542,058
55 to 591,906
60 to 641,454
65 to 691,146
70 to 74740
75 to 79552
80 and over595
Total46,157

Historical population

The population of Dumarao grew from 19,231 in 1960 to 46,157 in 2015, an increase of 26,926 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.92%, or an increase of 2,171 people, from the previous population of 43,986 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
19,231
22,4221.51%
27,3384.06%
29,9341.83%
36,8012.09%
38,0370.62%
40,3031.25%
42,6030.77%
43,9861.17%
46,1570.92%

Location

The municipal center of Dumarao is situated at approximately 11° 16' North, 122° 41' East, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 29.6 meters or 97.1 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 Dumarao are Passi, Roxas City, Victorias, Silay, Iloilo City, and Talisay. The nearest municipalities are Dumalag, Cuartero, Bingawan, Dao, Tapaz, and Maayon. Its distance from the national capital is 412.09 kilometers (256.06 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Dumalag, Capiz, 8.50 kilometers (5.28 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N58°W)
  • Cuartero, Capiz, 8.83 kilometers (5.49 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N13°W)
  • Bingawan, Iloilo, 13.49 kilometers (8.38 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S76°W)
  • Dao, Capiz, 14.45 kilometers (8.98 miles) to the North (N1°W)
  • Tapaz, Capiz, 16.36 kilometers (10.16 miles) to the West (S89°W)
  • Maayon, Capiz, 17.14 kilometers (10.65 miles) to the Northeast (N37°E)

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 412.09 kilometers (256.06 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N26°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 46,157, ranked 578 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 89.79 square kilometers, ranked 466 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 198 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 980 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.92%, ranked 824 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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