Danao, Province of Bohol

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceBohol
Barangay count17
Postal code6344
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Bohol
Area (2007)162.76 km2 (62.84 sq mi)
Population (2015)17,890
Density (2015)110 / km2 (285 / sq mi)
Coordinates9° 57' North, 124° 13' East (9.9448, 124.2220)
Estimated elevation above sea level92.7 meters (303.9 feet)

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

The municipality has a land area of 162.76 square kilometers or 62.84 square miles which constitutes 3.38% of Bohol's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 17,890. This represented 1.36% of the total population of Bohol province, or 0.24% of the overall population of the Central Visayas region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 110 inhabitants per square kilometer or 285 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Danao has 17 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)
Cabatuan7.98%1,4281,3535.54%1.03%
Cantubod5.93%1,0611,0471.34%0.25%
Carbon2.15%384513-25.15%-5.37%
Concepcion8.75%1,5661,623-3.51%-0.68%
Dagohoy3.68%659685-3.80%-0.73%
Hibale4.71%843856-1.52%-0.29%
Magtangtang7.02%1,2561,422-11.67%-2.34%
Nahud5.40%96685512.98%2.35%
Poblacion19.20%3,4343,2964.19%0.78%
Remedios7.20%1,2881,2205.57%1.04%
San Carlos6.54%1,1701,236-5.34%-1.04%
San Miguel3.12%55949912.02%2.19%
Santa Fe3.17%5675267.79%1.44%
Santo Niño4.02%719748-3.88%-0.75%
Tabok5.29%9461,060-10.75%-2.14%
Taming5.21%9328638.00%1.48%
Villa Anunciado0.63%112150-25.33%-5.41%
Danao Total17,89017,952-0.35%-0.07%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Danao for the fiscal year of 2016 was 80,280,553.32.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200959,731,927.00
201076,348,060.4327.82%
201175,121,339.57-1.61%
201266,899,564.42-10.94%
201364,308,969.47-3.87%
201461,408,706.84-4.51%
201572,629,685.4118.27%
201680,280,553.3210.53%

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 Danao is 10 to 14, with 2,306 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 218 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1424
1 to 41,774
5 to 92,247
10 to 142,306
15 to 191,741
20 to 241,363
25 to 291,142
30 to 341,082
35 to 39981
40 to 44915
45 to 49866
50 to 54760
55 to 59628
60 to 64481
65 to 69380
70 to 74353
75 to 79229
80 and over218
Total17,890

Historical population

The population of Danao grew from 7,362 in 1970 to 17,890 in 2015, an increase of 10,528 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.07%, or a decrease of 62 people, from the previous population of 17,952 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
7,362
8,4472.80%
10,2984.04%
12,6712.10%
14,0421.94%
17,2654.53%
17,7160.36%
17,9520.48%
17,890-0.07%

Location

The municipal center of Danao is situated at approximately 9° 57' North, 124° 13' East, in the island of Bohol. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 92.7 meters or 303.9 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 Danao are Lapu-Lapu, Mandaue, Tagbilaran, Talisay, Cebu City, and Naga. The nearest municipalities are Dagohoy, Carmen, San Miguel, Sagbayan, Sierra Bullones, and Pilar. Its distance from the national capital is 623.27 kilometers (387.28 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Dagohoy, Bohol, 10.27 kilometers (6.38 miles) to the East (S85°E)
  • Carmen, Bohol, 13.57 kilometers (8.43 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S11°W)
  • San Miguel, Bohol, 13.57 kilometers (8.43 miles) to the East‑Northeast (N70°E)
  • Sagbayan, Bohol, 14.55 kilometers (9.04 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S76°W)
  • Sierra Bullones, Bohol, 16.97 kilometers (10.55 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S27°E)
  • Pilar, Bohol, 17.04 kilometers (10.59 miles) to the Southeast (S46°E)

Nearest cities

  • Lapu-Lapu, 50.32 kilometers (31.27 miles) to the Northwest (N36°W)
  • Mandaue, 51.96 kilometers (32.29 miles) to the Northwest (N36°W)
  • Tagbilaran, Bohol, 52.35 kilometers (32.53 miles) to the Southwest (S50°W)
  • Talisay, Cebu, 52.79 kilometers (32.80 miles) to the Northwest (N51°W)
  • Cebu City, 54.06 kilometers (33.59 miles) to the Northwest (N42°W)
  • Naga, Cebu, 58.80 kilometers (36.54 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N60°W)

Distance from Manila: 623.27 kilometers (387.28 miles) to the Northwest (N34°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 17,890, ranked 1,320 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 62.84 square kilometers, ranked 693 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 110 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,294 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): -0.07%, ranked 982 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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