Calatrava, Province of Negros Occidental

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceNegros Occidental
Barangay count40
Postal code6126
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesTañon Strait
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Area (2007)504.50 km2 (194.79 sq mi)
Population (2015)80,624
Density (2015)160 / km2 (414 / sq mi)
Coordinates10° 36' North, 123° 29' East (10.5940, 123.4763)
Estimated elevation above sea level17.2 meters (56.3 feet)

Calatrava is a coastal municipality in the province of Negros Occidental.

The municipality has a land area of 504.50 square kilometers or 194.79 square miles which constitutes 6.47% of Negros Occidental's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 80,624. This represented 3.23% of the total population of Negros Occidental province, or 1.07% of the overall population of the Western Visayas region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 160 inhabitants per square kilometer or 414 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Calatrava has 40 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)
Agpangi2.89%2,3292,2473.65%0.68%
Ani‑e1.28%1,0321,061-2.73%-0.53%
Bagacay1.11%8981,017-11.70%-2.34%
Bantayanon4.92%3,9683,7884.75%0.89%
Buenavista2.73%2,2022,324-5.25%-1.02%
Cabungahan1.03%8327855.99%1.11%
Calampisawan3.02%2,4332,460-1.10%-0.21%
Cambayobo1.75%1,4131,425-0.84%-0.16%
Castellano2.21%1,7821,836-2.94%-0.57%
Cruz1.20%969977-0.82%-0.16%
Dolis2.89%2,3332,2971.57%0.30%
Hilub‑Ang2.91%2,3482,03415.44%2.77%
Hinab‑Ongan1.59%1,2811,2720.71%0.13%
Ilaya1.57%1,2621,380-8.55%-1.69%
Laga‑an3.26%2,6292,5572.82%0.53%
Lalong3.46%2,7892,49211.92%2.17%
Lemery1.67%1,3461,3132.51%0.47%
Lipat‑on1.80%1,4501,3725.69%1.06%
Lo‑ok2.64%2,1261,9747.70%1.42%
Ma‑aslob2.51%2,0262,164-6.38%-1.25%
Macasilao1.91%1,5431,876-17.75%-3.65%
Mahilum1.41%1,1341,265-10.36%-2.06%
Malanog1.27%1,0271,177-12.74%-2.56%
Malatas1.56%1,2571,271-1.10%-0.21%
Marcelo6.25%5,0414,6997.28%1.35%
Menchaca1.81%1,4631,26915.29%2.75%
Minapasuk8.34%6,7256,6471.17%0.22%
Mina‑utok2.91%2,3502,1429.71%1.78%
Paghumayan1.45%1,1721,1402.81%0.53%
Pantao1.10%883995-11.26%-2.25%
Patun‑an2.80%2,2612,05110.24%1.87%
Pinocutan1.83%1,4751,4591.10%0.21%
Refugio2.72%2,1922,1820.46%0.09%
San Benito1.52%1,2291,2270.16%0.03%
San Isidro3.81%3,0722,9484.21%0.79%
Suba5.87%4,7364,6382.11%0.40%
Telim1.59%1,2821,2443.05%0.57%
Tigbao2.13%1,7211,54711.25%2.05%
Tigbon1.69%1,3601,3540.44%0.08%
Winaswasan1.55%1,2531,10313.60%2.46%
Calatrava Total80,62479,0092.04%0.39%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Calatrava for the fiscal year of 2016 was 206,742,187.80.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
2009118,017,474.09
2010125,466,802.876.31%
2011136,807,725.309.04%
2012132,758,398.90-2.96%
2013146,426,141.2210.30%
2014166,249,210.4013.54%
2015188,739,321.0413.53%
2016206,742,187.809.54%

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 Calatrava is 10 to 14, with 9,737 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 742 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,601
1 to 46,950
5 to 99,210
10 to 149,737
15 to 198,513
20 to 247,156
25 to 295,884
30 to 344,844
35 to 394,476
40 to 444,268
45 to 493,950
50 to 543,710
55 to 593,095
60 to 642,587
65 to 691,643
70 to 741,319
75 to 79939
80 and over742
Total80,624

Historical population

The population of Calatrava grew from 65,888 in 1960 to 80,624 in 2015, an increase of 14,736 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.39%, or an increase of 1,615 people, from the previous population of 79,009 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
65,888
53,151-2.08%
58,8672.07%
58,163-0.24%
60,2280.35%
69,9022.83%
74,6231.41%
78,4520.69%
79,0090.26%
80,6240.39%

Location

The municipal center of Calatrava is situated at approximately 10° 36' North, 123° 29' East, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 17.2 meters or 56.3 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 Calatrava are San Carlos, Escalante, Toledo, Sagay, Canlaon, and Cadiz. The nearest municipalities are Toboso, Asturias, Salvador Benedicto, Balamban, Vallehermoso, and Pinamungajan. Its distance from the national capital is 518.68 kilometers (322.29 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 518.68 kilometers (322.29 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N31°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 80,624, ranked 230 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 194.79 square kilometers, ranked 139 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 160 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,081 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.39%, ranked 1,464 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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