Cabatuan, Province of Iloilo

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceIloilo
Barangay count68
Postal code5031
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Area (2007)112.90 km2 (43.59 sq mi)
Population (2015)58,442
Density (2015)518 / km2 (1,341 / sq mi)
Coordinates10° 53' North, 122° 29' East (10.8803, 122.4815)
Estimated elevation above sea level62.9 meters (206.2 feet)

Cabatuan is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Iloilo.

The municipality has a land area of 112.90 square kilometers or 43.59 square miles which constitutes 2.26% of Iloilo's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 58,442. This represented 3.02% of the total population of Iloilo province, or 0.78% of the overall population of the Western Visayas region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 518 inhabitants per square kilometer or 1,341 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Cabatuan has 68 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)
Acao3.37%1,9671,8307.49%1.38%
Amerang1.24%7256678.70%1.60%
Amurao1.36%79571710.88%1.99%
Anuang1.39%8137449.27%1.70%
Ayaman3.11%1,8201,7066.68%1.24%
Ayong1.21%7086942.02%0.38%
Bacan2.73%1,5961,34718.49%3.28%
Balabag0.73%42930043.00%7.05%
Baluyan1.34%7847405.95%1.11%
Banguit2.08%1,2181,1109.73%1.78%
Bulay1.14%66958813.78%2.49%
Cadoldolan1.07%6236052.98%0.56%
Cagban0.68%3993775.84%1.09%
Calawagan0.53%312314-0.64%-0.12%
Calayo1.39%81473910.15%1.86%
Duyanduyan1.44%84373814.23%2.57%
Gaub2.40%1,4031,423-1.41%-0.27%
Gines Interior1.08%632656-3.66%-0.71%
Gines Patag3.97%2,3212,1886.08%1.13%
Guibuangan Tigbauan1.33%7801,035-24.64%-5.24%
Inabasan1.60%93482513.21%2.39%
Inaca1.68%98285015.53%2.79%
Inaladan0.86%50545910.02%1.84%
Ingas0.41%2372207.73%1.43%
Ito Norte1.18%68862210.61%1.94%
Ito Sur1.29%7537244.01%0.75%
Janipaan Central0.73%4253986.78%1.26%
Janipaan Este0.94%55249810.84%1.98%
Janipaan Oeste0.95%5535353.36%0.63%
Janipaan Olo1.21%70959519.16%3.39%
Jelicuon Lusaya1.02%5975528.15%1.50%
Jelicuon Montinola2.74%1,5991,4718.70%1.60%
Lag‑an0.90%5264926.91%1.28%
Leong1.34%78266417.77%3.16%
Lutac0.89%52245414.98%2.69%
Manguna4.08%2,3822,2416.29%1.17%
Maraguit0.99%576593-2.87%-0.55%
Morubuan0.34%200218-8.26%-1.63%
Pacatin0.70%412420-1.90%-0.37%
Pagotpot0.79%4644229.95%1.82%
Pamul‑Ogan1.41%8227618.02%1.48%
Pamuringao Garrido0.80%4664640.43%0.08%
Pamuringao Proper0.92%53748810.04%1.84%
Pungtod2.09%1,2231,1347.85%1.45%
Puyas1.37%798827-3.51%-0.68%
Salacay2.74%1,6041,4599.94%1.82%
Sulanga0.96%5615472.56%0.48%
Tabucan3.12%1,8251,58215.36%2.76%
Tacdangan1.84%1,0779987.92%1.46%
Talanghauan2.37%1,3851,3750.73%0.14%
Tigbauan Road2.99%1,7451,6038.86%1.63%
Tinio‑an1.44%8417758.52%1.57%
Tiring4.42%2,5852,4535.38%1.00%
Tupol Central1.07%6236013.66%0.69%
Tupol Este0.82%477507-5.92%-1.15%
Tupol Oeste1.03%6005499.29%1.71%
Tuy‑an1.80%1,05292813.36%2.42%
Zone I Poblacion2.68%1,5671,5640.19%0.04%
Zone II Poblacion0.44%2562560.00%0.00%
Zone III Poblacion1.54%8998673.69%0.69%
Zone IV Poblacion1.63%954979-2.55%-0.49%
Zone IX Poblacion0.30%173182-4.95%-0.96%
Zone V Poblacion0.55%3193102.90%0.55%
Zone VI Poblacion0.67%3943901.03%0.19%
Zone VII Poblacion0.41%241262-8.02%-1.58%
Zone VIII Poblacion0.23%133176-24.43%-5.19%
Zone X Poblacion1.30%7577047.53%1.39%
Zone XI Poblacion0.82%4794389.36%1.72%
Cabatuan Total58,44254,9506.35%1.18%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Cabatuan for the fiscal year of 2016 was 128,571,060.51.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200970,795,072.67
201073,710,878.814.12%
201179,866,321.128.35%
201279,497,800.48-0.46%
201390,184,611.8613.44%
2014101,742,283.1012.82%
2015115,715,841.2713.73%
2016128,571,060.5111.11%

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 Cabatuan is 5 to 9, with 5,588 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 931 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,010
1 to 44,125
5 to 95,588
10 to 145,457
15 to 195,229
20 to 245,151
25 to 294,866
30 to 344,300
35 to 393,812
40 to 443,348
45 to 493,199
50 to 542,845
55 to 592,533
60 to 642,103
65 to 691,711
70 to 741,199
75 to 79931
80 and over1,035
Total58,442

Historical population

The population of Cabatuan grew from 26,397 in 1960 to 58,442 in 2015, an increase of 32,045 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.18%, or an increase of 3,492 people, from the previous population of 54,950 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
26,397
30,0781.29%
32,2681.42%
34,4681.33%
40,8921.72%
42,2640.62%
45,9351.80%
50,8611.41%
54,9502.85%
58,4421.18%

Location

The municipal center of Cabatuan is situated at approximately 10° 53' North, 122° 29' East, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 62.9 meters or 206.2 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 Cabatuan are Iloilo City, Passi, Bago, Silay, Talisay, and Bacolod. The nearest municipalities are Maasin, Janiuay, Santa Barbara, Alimodian, San Miguel, and Mina. Its distance from the national capital is 441.66 kilometers (274.43 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 441.66 kilometers (274.43 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N21°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 58,442, ranked 236 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 43.59 square kilometers, ranked 475 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 518 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 157 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.18%, ranked 297 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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