Calape, Province of Bohol

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceBohol
Barangay count33
Postal code6328
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesTañon Strait
Philippine major island(s)Bohol
Area (2007)75.36 km2 (29.10 sq mi)
Population (2015)30,863
Density (2015)410 / km2 (1,061 / sq mi)
Coordinates9° 53' North, 123° 52' East (9.8905, 123.8718)
Estimated elevation above sea level8.5 meters (28.0 feet)

Calape is a coastal municipality in the island province of Bohol.

The municipality has a land area of 75.36 square kilometers or 29.10 square miles which constitutes 1.56% of Bohol's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 30,863. This represented 2.35% of the total population of Bohol province, or 0.42% of the overall population of the Central Visayas region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 410 inhabitants per square kilometer or 1,061 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Calape has 33 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)
Abucayan Norte4.54%1,4021,3265.73%1.07%
Abucayan Sur2.95%91278616.03%2.87%
Banlasan2.38%736755-2.52%-0.48%
Bentig6.32%1,9491,7978.46%1.56%
Binogawan1.39%428466-8.15%-1.61%
Bonbon4.20%1,2961,2226.06%1.13%
Cabayugan2.98%9208804.55%0.85%
Cabudburan1.64%507548-7.48%-1.47%
Calunasan2.33%718798-10.03%-1.99%
Camias1.52%468505-7.33%-1.44%
Canguha0.97%3002836.01%1.12%
Catmonan4.39%1,3541,22110.89%1.99%
Desamparados2.55%786880-10.68%-2.13%
Kahayag1.72%5305123.52%0.66%
Kinabag‑an2.07%63951125.05%4.35%
Labuon1.76%542562-3.56%-0.69%
Lawis2.06%6356172.92%0.55%
Liboron4.71%1,4531,4341.32%0.25%
Lomboy1.58%488490-0.41%-0.08%
Lo‑oc1.48%458506-9.49%-1.88%
Lucob4.64%1,4311,3307.59%1.40%
Madangog2.35%72462216.40%2.93%
Magtongtong2.07%63940458.17%9.12%
Mandaug4.40%1,3581,451-6.41%-1.25%
Mantatao2.75%849967-12.20%-2.45%
Sampoangon1.32%4073739.12%1.67%
San Isidro7.11%2,1952,412-9.00%-1.78%
Santa Cruz8.39%2,5902,4017.87%1.45%
Sojoton1.59%491664-26.05%-5.58%
Talisay1.52%47041513.25%2.40%
Tinibgan2.22%685733-6.55%-1.28%
Tultugan2.92%9008308.43%1.55%
Ulbujan5.19%1,6031,44510.93%2.00%
Calape Total30,86330,1462.38%0.45%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Calape for the fiscal year of 2016 was 100,984,244.84.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200952,769,685.09
201055,290,583.954.78%
201161,768,498.0711.72%
201262,991,973.681.98%
201368,568,006.488.85%
201476,210,696.5911.15%
201592,466,056.0421.33%
2016100,984,244.849.21%

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 Calape is 10 to 14, with 3,272 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 524 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1583
1 to 42,465
5 to 93,130
10 to 143,272
15 to 192,824
20 to 242,425
25 to 292,119
30 to 341,844
35 to 391,886
40 to 441,872
45 to 491,689
50 to 541,514
55 to 591,320
60 to 641,098
65 to 69963
70 to 74766
75 to 79524
80 and over569
Total30,863

Historical population

The population of Calape grew from 22,820 in 1960 to 30,863 in 2015, an increase of 8,043 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.45%, or an increase of 717 people, from the previous population of 30,146 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
22,820
20,888-0.86%
21,4990.58%
22,4880.90%
24,6080.91%
26,0511.07%
27,9211.50%
29,7860.90%
30,1460.44%
30,8630.45%

Location

The municipal center of Calape is situated at approximately 9° 53' North, 123° 52' East, in the island of Bohol. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 8.5 meters or 28.0 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 Calape are Tagbilaran, Carcar, Naga, Talisay, Cebu City, and Lapu-Lapu. The nearest municipalities are San Isidro, Tubigon, Antequera, Loon, Catigbian, and Maribojoc. Its distance from the national capital is 607.69 kilometers (377.60 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • San Isidro, Bohol, 9.90 kilometers (6.15 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S69°E)
  • Tubigon, Bohol, 11.96 kilometers (7.43 miles) to the Northeast (N55°E)
  • Antequera, Bohol, 12.45 kilometers (7.73 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S13°E)
  • Loon, Bohol, 13.28 kilometers (8.25 miles) to the Southwest (S40°W)
  • Catigbian, Bohol, 14.72 kilometers (9.15 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S73°E)
  • Maribojoc, Bohol, 16.85 kilometers (10.47 miles) to the South (S11°W)

Nearest cities

  • Tagbilaran, Bohol, 27.70 kilometers (17.21 miles) to the South (S3°W)
  • Carcar, Cebu, 34.60 kilometers (21.50 miles) to the Northwest (N47°W)
  • Naga, Cebu, 37.45 kilometers (23.27 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N20°W)
  • Talisay, Cebu, 39.26 kilometers (24.39 miles) to the North (N4°W)
  • Cebu City, 46.35 kilometers (28.80 miles) to the North (N3°E)
  • Lapu-Lapu, 47.27 kilometers (29.37 miles) to the North (N10°E)

Distance from Manila: 607.69 kilometers (377.60 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N31°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 30,863, ranked 908 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 29.10 square kilometers, ranked 1,198 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 410 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 479 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.45%, ranked 1,479 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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