Igbaras, Province of Iloilo

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceIloilo
Barangay count46
Postal code5029
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Area (2007)148.72 km2 (57.42 sq mi)
Population (2015)32,004
Density (2015)215 / km2 (557 / sq mi)
Coordinates10° 43' North, 122° 16' East (10.7172, 122.2654)
Estimated elevation above sea level47.1 meters (154.4 feet)

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

The municipality has a land area of 148.72 square kilometers or 57.42 square miles which constitutes 2.97% of Iloilo's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 32,004. This represented 1.65% of the total population of Iloilo province, or 0.42% of the overall population of the Western Visayas region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 215 inhabitants per square kilometer or 557 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Igbaras has 46 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)
Alameda2.20%7057040.14%0.03%
Amorogtong1.67%533554-3.79%-0.73%
Anilawan1.38%44238514.81%2.66%
Bagacay1.13%3613541.98%0.37%
Bagacayan1.31%4184111.70%0.32%
Bagay2.79%892894-0.22%-0.04%
Balibagan2.61%8358330.24%0.05%
Barangay 1 Poblacion2.73%874880-0.68%-0.13%
Barangay 2 Poblacion5.15%1,6471,5357.30%1.35%
Barangay 3 Poblacion2.59%8298082.60%0.49%
Barangay 4 Poblacion3.92%1,2541,260-0.48%-0.09%
Barangay 5 Poblacion4.50%1,4411,3476.98%1.29%
Barangay 6 Poblacion1.86%5955753.48%0.65%
Barasan1.97%6306280.32%0.06%
Binanua‑an0.79%254312-18.59%-3.84%
Boclod0.75%241247-2.43%-0.47%
Buenavista0.97%312322-3.11%-0.60%
Buga4.04%1,2921,314-1.67%-0.32%
Bugnay0.42%135144-6.25%-1.22%
Calampitao2.69%860894-3.80%-0.74%
Cale1.27%405406-0.25%-0.05%
Catiringan3.17%1,0149833.15%0.59%
Corucuan1.94%621688-9.74%-1.93%
Igcabugao1.85%59348622.02%3.86%
Igpigus2.55%8158011.75%0.33%
Igtalongon2.23%7146716.41%1.19%
Indaluyon2.89%9268844.75%0.89%
Jovellar6.09%1,9491,7889.00%1.66%
Kinagdan1.87%59850318.89%3.35%
Lab‑on0.98%313356-12.08%-2.42%
Lacay Dol‑Dol0.79%25222910.04%1.84%
Lumangan0.76%244266-8.27%-1.63%
Lutungan2.25%7197130.84%0.16%
Mantangon1.39%4464420.90%0.17%
Mulangan1.44%46238619.69%3.48%
Pasong1.47%469494-5.06%-0.98%
Passi1.97%6306083.62%0.68%
Pinaopawan2.29%733781-6.15%-1.20%
Riro‑an2.00%641676-5.18%-1.01%
San Ambrosio2.48%7957890.76%0.14%
Santa Barbara1.78%569592-3.89%-0.75%
Signe4.10%1,3111,18610.54%1.93%
Tabiac0.84%269286-5.94%-1.16%
Talayatay0.82%261274-4.74%-0.92%
Taytay2.63%8418064.34%0.81%
Tigbanaba2.70%8648521.41%0.27%
Igbaras Total32,00431,3472.10%0.40%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Igbaras for the fiscal year of 2016 was 90,632,128.53.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200951,436,825.55
201055,126,788.447.17%
201159,588,335.408.09%
201257,817,051.83-2.97%
201364,780,891.8012.04%
201473,654,622.4813.70%
201582,353,134.7311.81%
201690,632,128.5310.05%

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 Igbaras is 10 to 14, with 3,116 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 545 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1545
1 to 42,350
5 to 92,986
10 to 143,116
15 to 192,975
20 to 242,783
25 to 292,511
30 to 342,268
35 to 391,894
40 to 441,728
45 to 491,695
50 to 541,614
55 to 591,418
60 to 641,217
65 to 69999
70 to 74719
75 to 79583
80 and over603
Total32,004

Historical population

The population of Igbaras grew from 17,537 in 1960 to 32,004 in 2015, an increase of 14,467 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.40%, or an increase of 657 people, from the previous population of 31,347 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
17,537
19,7201.15%
21,3391.60%
22,1730.77%
25,2741.32%
25,9600.50%
27,8781.54%
29,4170.74%
31,3472.34%
32,0040.40%

Location

The municipal center of Igbaras is situated at approximately 10° 43' North, 122° 16' East, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 47.1 meters or 154.4 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 Igbaras are Iloilo City, Passi, Bago, Bacolod, Talisay, and Silay. The nearest municipalities are Tubungan, Guimbal, Miagao, Tigbauan, Leon, and San Joaquin. Its distance from the national capital is 450.68 kilometers (280.04 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Tubungan, Iloilo, 7.85 kilometers (4.88 miles) to the Northeast (N47°E)
  • Guimbal, Iloilo, 8.80 kilometers (5.47 miles) to the Southeast (S45°E)
  • Miagao, Iloilo, 9.04 kilometers (5.62 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S21°W)
  • Tigbauan, Iloilo, 13.00 kilometers (8.08 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S69°E)
  • Leon, Iloilo, 15.15 kilometers (9.41 miles) to the East‑Northeast (N62°E)
  • San Joaquin, Iloilo, 19.77 kilometers (12.28 miles) to the Southwest (S43°W)

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 450.68 kilometers (280.04 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N18°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 32,004, ranked 864 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 57.42 square kilometers, ranked 740 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 215 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 902 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.40%, ranked 1,021 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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