Maribojoc, Province of Bohol

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceBohol
Barangay count22
Postal code6336
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesTañon Strait
Philippine major island(s)Bohol
Area (2007)49.35 km2 (19.05 sq mi)
Population (2015)20,688
Density (2015)419 / km2 (1,086 / sq mi)
Coordinates9° 44' North, 123° 51' East (9.7409, 123.8429)
Estimated elevation above sea level8.1 meters (26.7 feet)

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

The municipality has a land area of 49.35 square kilometers or 19.05 square miles which constitutes 1.02% of Bohol's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 20,688. This represented 1.57% of the total population of Bohol province, or 0.28% of the overall population of the Central Visayas region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 419 inhabitants per square kilometer or 1,086 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Maribojoc 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)
Agahay3.02%6256033.65%0.68%
Aliguay4.69%97185913.04%2.36%
Anislag4.78%9881,004-1.59%-0.31%
Bayacabac8.87%1,8351,60114.62%2.63%
Bood2.06%426475-10.32%-2.05%
Busao2.60%537587-8.52%-1.68%
Cabawan7.86%1,6261,5167.26%1.34%
Candavid2.41%498541-7.95%-1.56%
Dipatlong7.23%1,4951,562-4.29%-0.83%
Guiwanon2.57%532569-6.50%-1.27%
Jandig4.99%1,03289715.05%2.71%
Lagtangon1.12%232266-12.78%-2.57%
Lincod8.34%1,7261,781-3.09%-0.60%
Pagnitoan3.05%6306300.00%0.00%
Poblacion10.17%2,1032,298-8.49%-1.67%
Punsod3.18%6576442.02%0.38%
Punta Cruz3.56%737770-4.29%-0.83%
San Isidro2.92%60552515.24%2.74%
San Roque6.07%1,2561,1776.71%1.24%
San Vicente5.30%1,0971,115-1.61%-0.31%
Tinibgan2.78%576614-6.19%-1.21%
Toril2.44%50445710.28%1.88%
Maribojoc Total20,68820,4910.96%0.18%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Maribojoc for the fiscal year of 2016 was 73,236,575.78.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200939,402,222.42
201041,009,981.464.08%
201144,400,248.208.27%
201244,333,679.88-0.15%
201348,944,606.6010.40%
201455,872,996.4514.16%
201566,114,792.1518.33%
201673,236,575.7810.77%

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 Maribojoc is 10 to 14, with 2,063 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 338 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1338
1 to 41,471
5 to 92,004
10 to 142,063
15 to 191,892
20 to 241,644
25 to 291,474
30 to 341,427
35 to 391,330
40 to 441,303
45 to 491,210
50 to 541,055
55 to 59810
60 to 64738
65 to 69579
70 to 74540
75 to 79365
80 and over445
Total20,688

Historical population

The population of Maribojoc grew from 13,003 in 1960 to 20,688 in 2015, an increase of 7,685 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.18%, or an increase of 197 people, from the previous population of 20,491 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
13,003
14,0550.76%
14,3330.39%
14,008-0.46%
15,2140.83%
14,664-0.69%
16,7862.94%
18,1131.05%
20,4914.59%
20,6880.18%

Location

The municipal center of Maribojoc is situated at approximately 9° 44' North, 123° 51' East, in the island of Bohol. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 8.1 meters or 26.7 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 Maribojoc are Tagbilaran, Carcar, Naga, Talisay, Cebu City, and Lapu-Lapu. The nearest municipalities are Cortes, Antequera, Loon, Corella, Dauis, and Balilihan. Its distance from the national capital is 620.36 kilometers (385.48 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Cortes, Bohol, 4.47 kilometers (2.78 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S63°E)
  • Antequera, Bohol, 7.49 kilometers (4.65 miles) to the Northeast (N54°E)
  • Loon, Bohol, 8.40 kilometers (5.22 miles) to the Northwest (N40°W)
  • Corella, Bohol, 10.45 kilometers (6.49 miles) to the Southeast (S55°E)
  • Dauis, Bohol, 13.20 kilometers (8.20 miles) to the South (S11°E)
  • Balilihan, Bohol, 14.24 kilometers (8.85 miles) to the East (N83°E)

Nearest cities

  • Tagbilaran, Bohol, 11.20 kilometers (6.96 miles) to the South (S8°E)
  • Carcar, Cebu, 45.82 kilometers (28.47 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N29°W)
  • Naga, Cebu, 52.66 kilometers (32.72 miles) to the North (N10°W)
  • Talisay, Cebu, 55.72 kilometers (34.62 miles) to the North (N0°E)
  • Cebu City, 63.08 kilometers (39.19 miles) to the North (N5°E)
  • Lapu-Lapu, 64.12 kilometers (39.84 miles) to the North (N10°E)

Distance from Manila: 620.36 kilometers (385.48 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N30°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 20,688, ranked 1,241 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 19.05 square kilometers, ranked 1,388 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 419 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 470 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.18%, ranked 1,543 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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