Dumanjug, Province of Cebu

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceCebu
Barangay count37
Postal code6035
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesTañon Strait
Area (2007)85.53 km2 (33.02 sq mi)
Population (2015)51,210
Density (2015)599 / km2 (1,551 / sq mi)
Coordinates10° 3' North, 123° 26' East (10.0572, 123.4382)
Estimated elevation above sea level4.8 meters (15.8 feet)

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

The municipality has a land area of 85.53 square kilometers or 33.02 square miles which constitutes 1.73% of Cebu's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 51,210. This represented 1.74% of the total population of Cebu province, or 0.69% of the overall population of the Central Visayas region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 599 inhabitants per square kilometer or 1,551 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Dumanjug has 37 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)
Balaygtiki3.94%2,0161,8349.92%1.82%
Bitoon5.82%2,9792,26031.81%5.40%
Bulak2.81%1,4411,4191.55%0.29%
Bullogan2.08%1,06588620.20%3.57%
Calaboon3.75%1,9201,8672.84%0.53%
Camboang2.33%1,1941,1236.32%1.17%
Candabong1.92%9829364.91%0.92%
Cogon5.96%3,0512,76810.22%1.87%
Cotcoton1.07%54945720.13%3.55%
Doldol3.05%1,5641,4517.79%1.44%
Ilaya2.38%1,2171,10310.34%1.89%
Kabalaasnan0.75%38535010.00%1.83%
Kabatbatan0.75%38532020.31%3.58%
Kambanog0.86%438450-2.67%-0.51%
Kang‑actol2.49%1,2741,02724.05%4.19%
Kanghalo1.09%55950011.80%2.15%
Kanghumaod3.21%1,6421,5793.99%0.75%
Kanguha1.49%765770-0.65%-0.12%
Kantangkas1.64%83971018.17%3.23%
Kanyuko2.12%1,0881,0741.30%0.25%
Kolabtingon1.45%74063017.46%3.11%
Lamak1.11%5705542.89%0.54%
Lawaan4.53%2,3212,1736.81%1.26%
Liong4.22%2,1591,74623.65%4.13%
Manlapay2.55%1,3071,675-21.97%-4.61%
Masa1.21%61852817.05%3.04%
Matalao0.67%34130711.07%2.02%
Paculob3.08%1,5761,582-0.38%-0.07%
Panlaan4.28%2,1901,85717.93%3.19%
Pawa2.39%1,22697226.13%4.52%
Poblacion Central1.83%93880915.95%2.86%
Poblacion Looc2.34%1,1981,1742.04%0.39%
Poblacion Sima1.15%58850316.90%3.02%
Tangil5.64%2,8862,6737.97%1.47%
Tapon6.83%3,4993,3275.17%0.96%
Tubod‑Bitoon4.16%2,1291,90511.76%2.14%
Tubod‑Dugoan3.07%1,5711,4557.97%1.47%
Dumanjug Total51,21046,7549.53%1.75%

Historical population

The population of Dumanjug grew from 20,393 in 1960 to 51,210 in 2015, an increase of 30,817 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.75%, or an increase of 4,456 people, from the previous population of 46,754 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
20,393
21,9550.72%
22,9420.89%
25,2581.94%
31,9322.37%
35,2791.88%
39,6662.54%
44,8071.69%
46,7541.56%
51,2101.75%

Location

The municipal center of Dumanjug is situated at approximately 10° 3' North, 123° 26' East, in the island of Cebu. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 4.8 meters or 15.8 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 Dumanjug are Guihulngan, Carcar, Naga, Toledo, Canlaon, and San Carlos. The nearest municipalities are Ronda, Alcantara, Barili, Moalboal, Sibonga, and Badian. Its distance from the national capital is 568.30 kilometers (353.13 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Ronda, Cebu, 7.03 kilometers (4.37 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S26°W)
  • Alcantara, Cebu, 10.14 kilometers (6.30 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S19°W)
  • Barili, Cebu, 10.10 kilometers (6.27 miles) to the Northeast (N51°E)
  • Moalboal, Cebu, 14.13 kilometers (8.78 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S21°W)
  • Sibonga, Cebu, 20.23 kilometers (12.57 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S77°E)
  • Badian, Cebu, 21.24 kilometers (13.20 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S12°W)

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 568.30 kilometers (353.13 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N28°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 51,210, ranked 518 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 33.02 square kilometers, ranked 1,129 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 599 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 310 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.75%, ranked 509 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. Postal codes are from the Philippine Postal Corporation.
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