Catigbian, Province of Bohol

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceBohol
Barangay count22
Postal code6343
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Bohol
Area (2007)113.33 km2 (43.76 sq mi)
Population (2015)22,675
Density (2015)200 / km2 (518 / sq mi)
Coordinates9° 51' North, 123° 60' East (9.8508, 123.9999)
Estimated elevation above sea level224.1 meters (734.9 feet)

Catigbian is a landlocked municipality in the island province of Bohol.

The municipality has a land area of 113.33 square kilometers or 43.76 square miles which constitutes 2.35% of Bohol's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 22,675. This represented 1.73% of the total population of Bohol province, or 0.31% of the overall population of the Central Visayas region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 200 inhabitants per square kilometer or 518 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Catigbian has 22 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)
Alegria5.50%1,2481,2470.08%0.02%
Ambuan5.07%1,1501,197-3.93%-0.76%
Baang6.36%1,4421,3814.42%0.83%
Bagtic4.65%1,0551,069-1.31%-0.25%
Bongbong2.49%565579-2.42%-0.46%
Cambailan3.35%759916-17.14%-3.52%
Candumayao7.06%1,6001,5453.56%0.67%
Causwagan Norte7.78%1,7631,812-2.70%-0.52%
Hagbuaya4.00%9068753.54%0.67%
Haguilanan4.82%1,0941,133-3.44%-0.66%
Kang‑iras3.19%7247092.12%0.40%
Libertad Sur1.44%326364-10.44%-2.08%
Liboron4.21%9549302.58%0.49%
Mahayag Norte2.43%551577-4.51%-0.87%
Mahayag Sur1.22%2772770.00%0.00%
Maitum3.95%8961,035-13.43%-2.71%
Mantasida4.41%1,0019139.64%1.77%
Poblacion8.15%1,8481,8102.10%0.40%
Poblacion Weste7.74%1,7541,7420.69%0.13%
Rizal3.09%7006940.86%0.16%
Sinakayanan4.03%91373324.56%4.27%
Triple Union5.07%1,1491,1480.09%0.02%
Catigbian Total22,67522,686-0.05%-0.01%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Catigbian for the fiscal year of 2016 was 78,366,634.15.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200946,809,681.36
201048,840,054.714.34%
201155,284,668.6713.20%
201253,578,980.18-3.09%
201356,931,552.606.26%
201462,855,759.7510.41%
201571,317,240.5713.46%
201678,366,634.159.88%

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 Catigbian is 10 to 14, with 2,457 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 369 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1433
1 to 41,792
5 to 92,205
10 to 142,457
15 to 192,065
20 to 241,945
25 to 291,733
30 to 341,464
35 to 391,316
40 to 441,289
45 to 491,225
50 to 541,101
55 to 591,015
60 to 64688
65 to 69596
70 to 74549
75 to 79369
80 and over433
Total22,675

Historical population

The population of Catigbian grew from 13,438 in 1960 to 22,675 in 2015, an increase of 9,237 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.01%, or a decrease of 11 people, from the previous population of 22,686 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
13,438
13,7820.25%
15,5702.48%
15,6200.06%
17,3621.06%
17,5960.25%
21,4614.35%
23,3331.16%
22,686-1.02%
22,675-0.01%

Location

The municipal center of Catigbian is situated at approximately 9° 51' North, 123° 60' East, in the island of Bohol. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 224.1 meters or 734.9 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 Catigbian are Tagbilaran, Talisay, Naga, Carcar, Lapu-Lapu, and Cebu City. The nearest municipalities are San Isidro, Balilihan, Tubigon, Sagbayan, Clarin, and Antequera. Its distance from the national capital is 618.75 kilometers (384.47 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • San Isidro, Bohol, 4.87 kilometers (3.03 miles) to the West (N79°W)
  • Balilihan, Bohol, 10.91 kilometers (6.78 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S16°W)
  • Tubigon, Bohol, 11.90 kilometers (7.39 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N20°W)
  • Sagbayan, Bohol, 12.34 kilometers (7.67 miles) to the Northeast (N56°E)
  • Clarin, Bohol, 12.65 kilometers (7.86 miles) to the North‑Northeast (N12°E)
  • Antequera, Bohol, 13.59 kilometers (8.45 miles) to the Southwest (S55°W)

Nearest cities

  • Tagbilaran, Bohol, 28.08 kilometers (17.45 miles) to the Southwest (S34°W)
  • Talisay, Cebu, 46.66 kilometers (28.99 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N21°W)
  • Naga, Cebu, 47.78 kilometers (29.69 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N34°W)
  • Carcar, Cebu, 48.30 kilometers (30.01 miles) to the Northwest (N54°W)
  • Lapu-Lapu, 51.19 kilometers (31.81 miles) to the North (N6°W)
  • Cebu City, 52.02 kilometers (32.32 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N13°W)

Distance from Manila: 618.75 kilometers (384.47 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N32°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 22,675, ranked 1,177 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 43.76 square kilometers, ranked 946 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 200 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 974 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): -0.01%, ranked 1,607 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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