Sevilla, Province of Bohol

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceBohol
Barangay count13
Postal code6347
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Bohol
Area (2007)116.75 km2 (45.08 sq mi)
Population (2015)10,661
Density (2015)91 / km2 (236 / sq mi)
Coordinates9° 42' North, 124° 3' East (9.7032, 124.0464)
Estimated elevation above sea level68.1 meters (223.3 feet)

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

The municipality has a land area of 116.75 square kilometers or 45.08 square miles which constitutes 2.42% of Bohol's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 10,661. This represented 0.81% of the total population of Bohol province, or 0.14% of the overall population of the Central Visayas region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 91 inhabitants per square kilometer or 236 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Sevilla has 13 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)
Bayawahan8.31%8868771.03%0.19%
Cabancalan6.72%7167051.56%0.30%
Calinga‑an5.97%6365927.43%1.37%
Calinginan Norte6.88%734779-5.78%-1.13%
Calinginan Sur5.56%593594-0.17%-0.03%
Cambagui10.15%1,0821,0334.74%0.89%
Ewon7.54%8047388.94%1.64%
Guinob‑an6.41%68360912.15%2.21%
Lagtangan6.68%7127120.00%0.00%
Licolico8.17%8718541.99%0.38%
Lobgob7.48%7977910.76%0.14%
Magsaysay11.67%1,2441,1934.27%0.80%
Poblacion8.47%903966-6.52%-1.28%
Sevilla Total10,66110,4432.09%0.39%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Sevilla for the fiscal year of 2016 was 59,780,687.96.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
2009
201036,945,319.91
201139,703,331.067.47%
201240,236,303.191.34%
201342,587,964.715.84%
201446,835,482.499.97%
201553,099,083.4813.37%
201659,780,687.9612.58%

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 Sevilla is 10 to 14, with 1,120 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 197 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1197
1 to 4798
5 to 91,066
10 to 141,120
15 to 19921
20 to 24907
25 to 29810
30 to 34674
35 to 39630
40 to 44571
45 to 49544
50 to 54562
55 to 59472
60 to 64370
65 to 69319
70 to 74270
75 to 79199
80 and over231
Total10,661

Historical population

The population of Sevilla grew from 7,130 in 1960 to 10,661 in 2015, an increase of 3,531 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.39%, or an increase of 218 people, from the previous population of 10,443 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
7,130
7,9971.13%
8,5511.35%
9,0731.19%
9,1650.10%
8,671-1.03%
10,2813.72%
11,2891.30%
10,443-2.80%
10,6610.39%

Location

The municipal center of Sevilla is situated at approximately 9° 42' North, 124° 3' East, in the island of Bohol. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 68.1 meters or 223.3 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 Sevilla are Tagbilaran, Carcar, Talisay, Naga, Lapu-Lapu, and Cebu City. The nearest municipalities are Bilar, Loboc, Sikatuna, Balilihan, Loay, and Lila. Its distance from the national capital is 635.33 kilometers (394.77 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Bilar, Bohol, 6.38 kilometers (3.96 miles) to the East (N86°E)
  • Loboc, Bohol, 7.56 kilometers (4.70 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S12°W)
  • Sikatuna, Bohol, 8.13 kilometers (5.05 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S78°W)
  • Balilihan, Bohol, 10.07 kilometers (6.26 miles) to the Northwest (N54°W)
  • Loay, Bohol, 12.06 kilometers (7.50 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S19°W)
  • Lila, Bohol, 13.56 kilometers (8.43 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S23°E)

Nearest cities

  • Tagbilaran, Bohol, 21.96 kilometers (13.65 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S71°W)
  • Carcar, Cebu, 62.77 kilometers (39.00 miles) to the Northwest (N45°W)
  • Talisay, Cebu, 63.74 kilometers (39.61 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N20°W)
  • Naga, Cebu, 64.36 kilometers (39.99 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N29°W)
  • Lapu-Lapu, 68.05 kilometers (42.29 miles) to the North (N9°W)
  • Cebu City, 69.08 kilometers (42.93 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N14°W)

Distance from Manila: 635.33 kilometers (394.77 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N31°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 10,661, ranked 1,512 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 45.08 square kilometers, ranked 924 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 91 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,362 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.39%, ranked 1,578 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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