San Dionisio, Province of Iloilo

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceIloilo
Barangay count29
Postal code5015
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesVisayan Sea
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Area (2007)127.06 km2 (49.06 sq mi)
Population (2015)38,775
Density (2015)305 / km2 (790 / sq mi)
Coordinates11° 16' North, 123° 6' East (11.2701, 123.0942)
Estimated elevation above sea level23.3 meters (76.4 feet)

San Dionisio is a coastal municipality in the province of Iloilo.

The municipality has a land area of 127.06 square kilometers or 49.06 square miles which constitutes 2.54% of Iloilo's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 38,775. This represented 2.00% of the total population of Iloilo province, or 0.51% of the overall population of the Western Visayas region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 305 inhabitants per square kilometer or 790 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

San Dionisio has 29 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)
Agdaliran3.54%1,3711,10024.64%4.28%
Amayong1.50%5805485.84%1.09%
Bagacay5.64%2,1881,98610.17%1.86%
Batuan1.50%58346924.31%4.23%
Bondulan4.06%1,5751,37814.30%2.58%
Boroñgon2.31%89679912.14%2.21%
Canas2.83%1,09999110.90%1.99%
Capinang2.63%1,02087916.04%2.87%
Cubay3.84%1,4901,25718.54%3.29%
Cudionan4.31%1,6711,39519.78%3.50%
Dugman3.11%1,2071,1029.53%1.75%
Hacienda Conchita3.41%1,3211,05625.09%4.36%
Madanlog2.63%1,02091711.23%2.05%
Mandu‑awak5.86%2,2732,03911.48%2.09%
Moto1.46%56849614.52%2.61%
Naborot0.42%163197-17.26%-3.54%
Nipa1.35%52542324.11%4.20%
Odiongan3.15%1,2211,09811.20%2.04%
Pangi5.32%2,0611,63026.44%4.57%
Pase3.02%1,17295322.98%4.02%
Poblacion8.14%3,1583,209-1.59%-0.30%
San Nicolas2.06%79959035.42%5.94%
Santol2.13%82772314.38%2.59%
Siempreviva6.65%2,5792,14720.12%3.55%
Sua4.11%1,5941,21131.63%5.37%
Talo‑ato2.54%9869671.96%0.37%
Tamangi2.63%1,01884021.19%3.73%
Tiabas5.41%2,0991,77418.32%3.25%
Tuble4.41%1,7111,47615.92%2.85%
San Dionisio Total38,77533,65015.23%2.74%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of San Dionisio for the fiscal year of 2016 was 89,934,061.87.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200951,286,990.84
201055,734,909.618.67%
201161,222,920.499.85%
201259,499,376.88-2.82%
201365,082,546.059.38%
201474,130,524.7113.90%
201583,495,107.2612.63%
201689,934,061.877.71%

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 San Dionisio is 10 to 14, with 4,521 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 358 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1814
1 to 43,253
5 to 94,369
10 to 144,521
15 to 194,005
20 to 243,654
25 to 292,986
30 to 342,573
35 to 392,377
40 to 442,071
45 to 491,936
50 to 541,675
55 to 591,398
60 to 641,077
65 to 69788
70 to 74559
75 to 79358
80 and over361
Total38,775

Historical population

The population of San Dionisio grew from 12,690 in 1960 to 38,775 in 2015, an increase of 26,085 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.74%, or an increase of 5,125 people, from the previous population of 33,650 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
12,690
15,4561.95%
16,9141.83%
19,4102.79%
23,9102.11%
25,2631.04%
28,7022.77%
32,1711.59%
33,6501.65%
38,7752.74%

Location

The municipal center of San Dionisio is situated at approximately 11° 16' North, 123° 6' East, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 23.3 meters or 76.4 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 San Dionisio are Victorias, Cadiz, Roxas City, Passi, Silay, and Sagay. The nearest municipalities are Concepcion, Sara, Ajuy, Batad, Lemery, and Estancia. Its distance from the national capital is 433.09 kilometers (269.11 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Concepcion, Iloilo, 6.31 kilometers (3.92 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S14°E)
  • Sara, Iloilo, 8.98 kilometers (5.58 miles) to the West (S82°W)
  • Ajuy, Iloilo, 13.61 kilometers (8.46 miles) to the Southwest (S36°W)
  • Batad, Iloilo, 16.37 kilometers (10.17 miles) to the North (N6°E)
  • Lemery, Iloilo, 18.86 kilometers (11.72 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S75°W)
  • Estancia, Iloilo, 21.69 kilometers (13.48 miles) to the North‑Northeast (N17°E)

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 433.09 kilometers (269.11 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N32°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 38,775, ranked 693 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 49.06 square kilometers, ranked 846 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 305 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 640 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 2.74%, ranked 174 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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