Dueñas, Province of Iloilo

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceIloilo
Barangay count47
Postal code5038
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Area (2007)90.52 km2 (34.95 sq mi)
Population (2015)34,242
Density (2015)378 / km2 (980 / sq mi)
Coordinates11° 4' North, 122° 37' East (11.0662, 122.6183)
Estimated elevation above sea level52.0 meters (170.4 feet)

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

The municipality has a land area of 90.52 square kilometers or 34.95 square miles which constitutes 1.81% of Iloilo's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 34,242. This represented 1.77% of the total population of Iloilo province, or 0.45% of the overall population of the Western Visayas region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 378 inhabitants per square kilometer or 980 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Dueñas has 47 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)
Agutayan0.46%157159-1.26%-0.24%
Angare1.21%4154081.72%0.32%
Anjawan3.20%1,0971,0593.59%0.67%
Baac1.83%6265827.56%1.40%
Bagongbong3.06%1,04795110.09%1.85%
Balangigan1.96%6706571.98%0.37%
Balingasag1.52%522564-7.45%-1.46%
Banugan2.02%6906811.32%0.25%
Batuan4.21%1,4421,4022.85%0.54%
Bita1.59%543636-14.62%-2.97%
Buenavista1.50%514526-2.28%-0.44%
Bugtongan2.52%864889-2.81%-0.54%
Cabudian3.79%1,2981,2920.46%0.09%
Calaca‑an1.73%593658-9.88%-1.96%
Calang2.20%753786-4.20%-0.81%
Calawinan0.86%293314-6.69%-1.31%
Capaycapay0.81%276318-13.21%-2.66%
Capuling5.14%1,7611,771-0.56%-0.11%
Catig0.81%279310-10.00%-1.99%
Dila‑an2.25%7727404.32%0.81%
Fundacion1.15%3953891.54%0.29%
Inadlawan1.15%395407-2.95%-0.57%
Jagdong1.25%4274250.47%0.09%
Jaguimit1.64%5625404.07%0.76%
Lacadon1.75%598688-13.08%-2.63%
Luag1.20%412434-5.07%-0.99%
Malusgod1.74%5955586.63%1.23%
Maribuyong1.84%631773-18.37%-3.79%
Minanga2.21%7577362.85%0.54%
Monpon1.48%5084844.96%0.93%
Navalas1.89%6486106.23%1.16%
Pader1.02%350371-5.66%-1.10%
Pandan3.50%1,1981,1642.92%0.55%
Poblacion A4.20%1,4391,24115.95%2.86%
Poblacion B2.20%7557204.86%0.91%
Poblacion C3.30%1,1301,0636.30%1.17%
Poblacion D3.47%1,1871,06911.04%2.01%
Ponong Grande6.47%2,2162,0438.47%1.56%
Ponong Pequeño1.58%540605-10.74%-2.14%
Purog1.85%6336152.93%0.55%
Romblon1.95%6676443.57%0.67%
San Isidro1.55%5324947.69%1.42%
Santo Niño1.82%624626-0.32%-0.06%
Sawe1.45%4954861.85%0.35%
Taminla2.84%97482418.20%3.24%
Tinocuan1.40%4784594.14%0.78%
Tipolo1.41%484500-3.20%-0.62%
Dueñas Total34,24233,6711.70%0.32%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Dueñas for the fiscal year of 2016 was 88,459,579.17.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200949,722,464.18
201052,759,562.236.11%
201157,587,835.899.15%
201256,486,727.75-1.91%
201362,836,289.9211.24%
201472,606,422.1615.55%
201579,503,869.389.50%
201688,459,579.1711.26%

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 Dueñas is 5 to 9, with 3,605 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 581 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1631
1 to 42,889
5 to 93,605
10 to 143,423
15 to 193,042
20 to 242,786
25 to 292,555
30 to 342,343
35 to 392,079
40 to 441,893
45 to 491,784
50 to 541,643
55 to 591,405
60 to 641,196
65 to 691,025
70 to 74720
75 to 79581
80 and over642
Total34,242

Historical population

The population of Dueñas grew from 19,004 in 1960 to 34,242 in 2015, an increase of 15,238 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.32%, or an increase of 571 people, from the previous population of 33,671 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
19,004
19,8660.43%
23,0283.01%
23,9620.80%
28,4721.74%
28,9540.31%
30,8821.39%
32,1490.56%
33,6711.70%
34,2420.32%

Location

The municipal center of Dueñas is situated at approximately 11° 4' North, 122° 37' East, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 52.0 meters or 170.4 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 Dueñas are Passi, Iloilo City, Silay, Talisay, Victorias, and Bacolod. The nearest municipalities are San Enrique, Dingle, Calinog, Badiangan, Pototan, and Mina. Its distance from the national capital is 428.54 kilometers (266.28 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 428.54 kilometers (266.28 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N24°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 34,242, ranked 798 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 34.95 square kilometers, ranked 1,082 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 378 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 520 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.32%, ranked 982 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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