Dumangas, Province of Iloilo

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceIloilo
Barangay count45
Postal code5006
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesGuimaras Strait [Sulu Sea], Iloilo Strait [Sulu Sea]
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Area (2007)128.70 km2 (49.69 sq mi)
Population (2015)69,108
Density (2015)537 / km2 (1,391 / sq mi)
Coordinates10° 49' North, 122° 43' East (10.8214, 122.7122)
Estimated elevation above sea level7.7 meters (25.4 feet)

Dumangas is a coastal municipality in the province of Iloilo.

The municipality has a land area of 128.70 square kilometers or 49.69 square miles which constitutes 2.57% of Iloilo's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 69,108. This represented 3.57% of the total population of Iloilo province, or 0.92% of the overall population of the Western Visayas region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 537 inhabitants per square kilometer or 1,391 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Dumangas has 45 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)
Aurora‑del Pilar0.43%300334-10.18%-2.02%
Bacay2.60%1,7981,7801.01%0.19%
Bacong1.93%1,3311,2863.50%0.66%
Balabag2.66%1,8351,6988.07%1.49%
Balud0.80%5545304.53%0.85%
Bantud1.71%1,1841,1027.44%1.38%
Bantud Fabrica3.28%2,2672,0998.00%1.48%
Baras0.76%524554-5.42%-1.05%
Barasan1.76%1,2191,1902.44%0.46%
Basa‑Mabini Bonifacio0.69%480548-12.41%-2.49%
Bolilao4.25%2,9382,8802.01%0.38%
Buenaflor Embarkadero0.22%152185-17.84%-3.67%
Burgos‑Regidor1.38%9559233.47%0.65%
Calao3.43%2,3692,373-0.17%-0.03%
Cali2.87%1,9841,8129.49%1.74%
Cansilayan2.62%1,8091,7543.14%0.59%
Capaliz1.03%7097090.00%0.00%
Cayos2.39%1,6511,6420.55%0.10%
Compayan0.89%6175835.83%1.09%
Dacutan2.85%1,9721,993-1.05%-0.20%
Ermita4.14%2,8612,59310.34%1.89%
Ilaya 1st1.02%707719-1.67%-0.32%
Ilaya 2nd0.94%6536264.31%0.81%
Ilaya 3rd1.07%740844-12.32%-2.47%
Jardin2.15%1,4881,3847.51%1.39%
Lacturan3.07%2,1252,0463.86%0.72%
Lopez Jaena‑Rizal0.27%188208-9.62%-1.91%
Managuit1.21%8348191.83%0.35%
Maquina1.72%1,1891,0968.49%1.56%
Nanding Lopez2.24%1,5501,37712.56%2.28%
Pagdugue3.25%2,2472,2032.00%0.38%
Paloc Bigque2.29%1,5811,5740.44%0.08%
Paloc Sool3.63%2,5072,4442.58%0.49%
Patlad3.23%2,2341,98212.71%2.31%
Pd Monfort North5.58%3,8583,32216.13%2.89%
Pd Monfort South2.79%1,9311,69613.86%2.50%
Pulao2.35%1,6251,6041.31%0.25%
Rosario2.36%1,6341,5773.61%0.68%
Sapao3.26%2,2512,2002.32%0.44%
Sulangan3.89%2,6912,6272.44%0.46%
Tabucan3.55%2,4552,2728.05%1.49%
Talusan1.24%855910-6.04%-1.18%
Tambobo1.49%1,0309646.85%1.27%
Tamboilan3.68%2,5442,3458.49%1.56%
Victorias0.99%682701-2.71%-0.52%
Dumangas Total69,10866,1084.54%0.85%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Dumangas for the fiscal year of 2016 was 143,496,895.00.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200981,831,174.38
201083,572,850.662.13%
201191,609,031.139.62%
201291,556,707.56-0.06%
2013102,714,360.6612.19%
2014118,663,052.0015.53%
2015131,946,741.5611.19%
2016143,496,895.008.75%

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 Dumangas is 5 to 9, with 6,883 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 984 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,268
1 to 45,373
5 to 96,883
10 to 146,872
15 to 196,635
20 to 245,604
25 to 295,176
30 to 344,983
35 to 394,639
40 to 444,164
45 to 493,738
50 to 543,474
55 to 592,838
60 to 642,342
65 to 691,824
70 to 741,312
75 to 79999
80 and over984
Total69,108

Historical population

The population of Dumangas grew from 30,127 in 1960 to 69,108 in 2015, an increase of 38,981 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.85%, or an increase of 3,000 people, from the previous population of 66,108 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
30,127
35,2841.56%
38,9992.03%
41,2411.12%
49,9131.93%
51,0920.44%
56,2912.10%
62,7691.51%
66,1081.90%
69,1080.85%

Location

The municipal center of Dumangas is situated at approximately 10° 49' North, 122° 43' East, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 7.7 meters or 25.4 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 Dumangas are Iloilo City, Silay, Talisay, Bacolod, Passi, and Bago. The nearest municipalities are Barotac Nuevo, Zarraga, Leganes, New Lucena, Buenavista, and Pototan. Its distance from the national capital is 457.45 kilometers (284.24 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 457.45 kilometers (284.24 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N24°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 69,108, ranked 311 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 49.69 square kilometers, ranked 840 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 537 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 340 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.85%, ranked 630 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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