Daanbantayan, Province of Cebu

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceCebu
Barangay count20
Postal code6013
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesVisayan Sea
Philippine major island(s)Cebu
Area (2007)92.27 km2 (35.63 sq mi)
Population (2015)84,430
Density (2015)915 / km2 (2,370 / sq mi)
Coordinates11° 15' North, 123° 60' East (11.2503, 123.9999)
Estimated elevation above sea level10.8 meters (35.5 feet)

Daanbantayan is a coastal municipality in the island province of Cebu.

The municipality has a land area of 92.27 square kilometers or 35.63 square miles which constitutes 1.87% of Cebu's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 84,430. This represented 2.87% of the total population of Cebu province, or 1.14% of the overall population of the Central Visayas region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 915 inhabitants per square kilometer or 2,370 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Daanbantayan has 20 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)
Aguho6.78%5,7264,83618.40%3.27%
Bagay5.39%4,5494,01513.30%2.41%
Bakhawan3.01%2,5402,26712.04%2.19%
Bateria4.34%3,6643,25212.67%2.30%
Bitoon5.63%4,7534,3509.26%1.70%
Calape2.64%2,2332,518-11.32%-2.26%
Carnaza2.68%2,2592,360-4.28%-0.83%
Dalingding2.53%2,1372,0693.29%0.62%
Lanao3.92%3,3132,96811.62%2.12%
Logon6.77%5,7204,49627.22%4.69%
Malbago5.22%4,4083,31133.13%5.60%
Malingin1.90%1,6001,5125.82%1.08%
Maya10.45%8,8227,81512.89%2.33%
Pajo4.30%3,6342,97022.36%3.92%
Paypay3.42%2,8882,7415.36%1.00%
Poblacion9.23%7,7947,1449.10%1.67%
Talisay5.09%4,2973,80213.02%2.36%
Tapilon9.86%8,3237,28114.31%2.58%
Tinubdan2.37%2,0022,050-2.34%-0.45%
Tominjao4.46%3,7683,14020.00%3.53%
Daanbantayan Total84,43074,89712.73%2.31%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Daanbantayan for the fiscal year of 2016 was 158,572,254.44.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200988,937,511.90
201094,499,472.466.25%
2011103,923,068.079.97%
2012104,750,231.510.80%
2013113,262,105.428.13%
2014127,287,084.7312.38%
2015146,067,703.4114.75%
2016158,572,254.448.56%

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 Daanbantayan is 5 to 9, with 10,443 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 777 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 12,069
1 to 48,445
5 to 910,443
10 to 149,700
15 to 198,339
20 to 246,726
25 to 295,862
30 to 345,357
35 to 395,068
40 to 444,510
45 to 494,028
50 to 543,539
55 to 593,087
60 to 642,509
65 to 691,876
70 to 741,235
75 to 79860
80 and over777
Total84,430

Historical population

The population of Daanbantayan grew from 34,599 in 1960 to 84,430 in 2015, an increase of 49,831 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.31%, or an increase of 9,533 people, from the previous population of 74,897 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
34,599
40,6491.59%
43,2281.24%
45,9261.22%
58,7712.50%
64,8451.86%
69,3361.45%
73,2540.76%
74,8970.81%
84,4302.31%

Location

The municipal center of Daanbantayan is situated at approximately 11° 15' North, 123° 60' East, in the island of Cebu. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 10.8 meters or 35.5 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 Daanbantayan are Bogo, Escalante, Ormoc, Sagay, Danao, and Cadiz. The nearest municipalities are Medellin, San Remigio, Santa Fe, Madridejos, Bantayan, and Tabogon. Its distance from the national capital is 493.89 kilometers (306.89 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Medellin, Cebu, 14.19 kilometers (8.82 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S17°W)
  • San Remigio, Cebu, 19.97 kilometers (12.41 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S20°W)
  • Santa Fe, Cebu, 23.73 kilometers (14.74 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S64°W)
  • Madridejos, Cebu, 29.82 kilometers (18.53 miles) to the West (N80°W)
  • Bantayan, Cebu, 31.92 kilometers (19.83 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S73°W)
  • Tabogon, Cebu, 34.36 kilometers (21.35 miles) to the South (S5°E)

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 493.89 kilometers (306.89 miles) to the Northwest (N41°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 84,430, ranked 225 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 35.63 square kilometers, ranked 1,080 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 915 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 187 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 2.31%, ranked 769 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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