Dauis, Province of Bohol

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceBohol
Barangay count12
Postal code6339
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesBohol Sea, Tañon Strait
Philippine major island(s)Panglao
Area (2007)43.33 km2 (16.73 sq mi)
Population (2015)45,663
Density (2015)1,054 / km2 (2,729 / sq mi)
Coordinates9° 37' North, 123° 52' East (9.6239, 123.8664)
Estimated elevation above sea level4.6 meters (15.0 feet)

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

The municipality has a land area of 43.33 square kilometers or 16.73 square miles which constitutes 0.90% of Bohol's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 45,663. This represented 3.48% of the total population of Bohol province, or 0.62% of the overall population of the Central Visayas region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 1,054 inhabitants per square kilometer or 2,729 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Dauis has 12 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)
Biking7.51%3,4283,3342.82%0.53%
Bingag9.71%4,4363,88714.12%2.55%
Catarman10.40%4,7494,3738.60%1.58%
Dao3.32%1,5141,33113.75%2.48%
Mariveles8.02%3,6643,21613.93%2.51%
Mayacabac8.62%3,9343,46913.40%2.42%
Poblacion6.73%3,0742,67215.04%2.70%
San Isidro2.91%1,3301,2387.43%1.37%
Songculan9.58%4,3753,87013.05%2.36%
Tabalong11.77%5,3754,41021.88%3.84%
Tinago6.03%2,7532,16926.92%4.64%
Totolan15.40%7,0315,47928.33%4.86%
Dauis Total45,66339,44815.75%2.82%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Dauis for the fiscal year of 2016 was 112,297,233.67.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200955,072,668.12
201058,793,395.816.76%
201168,567,515.7616.62%
201268,047,910.66-0.76%
201377,393,370.9513.73%
201491,867,534.0018.70%
2015101,571,959.9010.56%
2016112,297,233.6710.56%

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 Dauis is 10 to 14, with 4,803 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 507 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1814
1 to 43,460
5 to 94,603
10 to 144,803
15 to 194,629
20 to 243,840
25 to 293,612
30 to 343,323
35 to 393,165
40 to 442,926
45 to 492,577
50 to 542,158
55 to 591,590
60 to 641,258
65 to 691,008
70 to 74775
75 to 79507
80 and over615
Total45,663

Historical population

The population of Dauis grew from 13,595 in 1960 to 45,663 in 2015, an increase of 32,068 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.82%, or an increase of 6,215 people, from the previous population of 39,448 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
13,595
15,8121.49%
17,9552.58%
18,2600.34%
23,6012.60%
24,0410.35%
26,4152.04%
36,5254.57%
39,4482.84%
45,6632.82%

Location

The municipal center of Dauis is situated at approximately 9° 37' North, 123° 52' East, in the island of Panglao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 4.6 meters or 15.0 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 Dauis are Tagbilaran, Carcar, Naga, Talisay, Dumaguete, and Cebu City. The nearest municipalities are Baclayon, Corella, Alburquerque, Cortes, Maribojoc, and Sikatuna. Its distance from the national capital is 632.89 kilometers (393.26 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

  • Tagbilaran, Bohol, 2.13 kilometers (1.33 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N30°W)
  • Carcar, Cebu, 58.53 kilometers (36.37 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N25°W)
  • Naga, Cebu, 65.86 kilometers (40.92 miles) to the North (N10°W)
  • Talisay, Cebu, 68.69 kilometers (42.68 miles) to the North (N2°W)
  • Dumaguete, Negros Oriental, 70.72 kilometers (43.94 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S60°W)
  • Cebu City, 75.83 kilometers (47.12 miles) to the North (N2°E)

Distance from Manila: 632.89 kilometers (393.26 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N29°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 45,663, ranked 589 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 16.73 square kilometers, ranked 1,446 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 1,054 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 156 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 2.82%, ranked 1,265 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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