Mabinay, Province of Negros Oriental

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceNegros Oriental
Barangay count32
Postal code6207
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Area (2007)319.44 km2 (123.34 sq mi)
Population (2015)78,864
Density (2015)247 / km2 (639 / sq mi)
Coordinates9° 44' North, 122° 56' East (9.7265, 122.9294)
Estimated elevation above sea level122.6 meters (402.0 feet)

Mabinay is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Negros Oriental.

The municipality has a land area of 319.44 square kilometers or 123.34 square miles which constitutes 5.93% of Negros Oriental's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 78,864. This represented 5.82% of the total population of Negros Oriental province, or 1.07% of the overall population of the Central Visayas region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 247 inhabitants per square kilometer or 639 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Mabinay has 32 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)
Abis3.55%2,7972,7063.36%0.63%
Arebasore2.36%1,8581,54820.03%3.54%
Bagtic4.08%3,2153,1003.71%0.70%
Banban1.48%1,1661,0738.67%1.60%
Barras3.39%2,6772,6411.36%0.26%
Bato2.69%2,1252,0961.38%0.26%
Bugnay0.98%771853-9.61%-1.91%
Bulibulihan1.80%1,4221,14923.76%4.14%
Bulwang3.02%2,3812,1918.67%1.60%
Campanun‑an3.00%2,3622,947-19.85%-4.13%
Canggohob2.03%1,6011,5314.57%0.85%
Cansal‑ing1.79%1,4081,3921.15%0.22%
Dagbasan2.91%2,2941,77329.39%5.03%
Dahile5.02%3,9583,975-0.43%-0.08%
Hagtu2.09%1,6521,6162.23%0.42%
Himocdongon3.29%2,5972,26014.91%2.68%
Inapoy3.65%2,8772,21429.95%5.11%
Lamdas1.85%1,4611,537-4.94%-0.96%
Lumbangan6.36%5,0164,9531.27%0.24%
Luyang2.21%1,7421,57510.60%1.94%
Manlingay0.96%761800-4.88%-0.95%
Mayaposi3.36%2,6532,4448.55%1.57%
Napasu‑an1.13%895941-4.89%-0.95%
New Namangka0.58%45637023.24%4.06%
Old Namangka1.69%1,3361,03329.33%5.02%
Pandanon3.35%2,6412,4846.32%1.17%
Paniabonan4.44%3,5033,3733.85%0.72%
Pantao5.24%4,1304,0142.89%0.54%
Poblacion8.59%6,7746,13210.47%1.91%
Samac4.36%3,4373,2934.37%0.82%
Tadlong2.74%2,1571,91212.81%2.32%
Tara6.01%4,7414,26111.26%2.05%
Mabinay Total78,86474,1876.30%1.17%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Mabinay for the fiscal year of 2016 was 180,342,413.34.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200996,541,020.35
2010102,551,887.296.23%
2011112,589,318.789.79%
2012110,028,654.79-2.27%
2013125,021,290.4713.63%
2014142,556,507.0914.03%
2015164,043,742.1415.07%
2016180,342,413.349.94%

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 Mabinay is 5 to 9, with 8,975 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 597 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,734
1 to 47,157
5 to 98,975
10 to 148,865
15 to 198,198
20 to 247,560
25 to 296,069
30 to 344,937
35 to 394,595
40 to 444,373
45 to 493,914
50 to 543,753
55 to 592,819
60 to 642,094
65 to 691,426
70 to 741,002
75 to 79796
80 and over597
Total78,864

Historical population

The population of Mabinay grew from 14,585 in 1960 to 78,864 in 2015, an increase of 64,279 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.17%, or an increase of 4,677 people, from the previous population of 74,187 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
14,585
33,7858.56%
35,3360.90%
46,8715.81%
58,9352.32%
62,9391.24%
67,0011.35%
70,5480.71%
74,1871.85%
78,8641.17%

Location

The municipal center of Mabinay is situated at approximately 9° 44' North, 122° 56' East, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 122.6 meters or 402.0 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 Mabinay are Bais, Kabankalan, Tanjay, Himamaylan, Bayawan, and Guihulngan. The nearest municipalities are Bindoy, Manjuyod, Ayungon, Candoni, Tayasan, and Pamplona. Its distance from the national capital is 578.38 kilometers (359.39 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 578.38 kilometers (359.39 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N21°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 78,864, ranked 240 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 123.34 square kilometers, ranked 280 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 247 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 792 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.17%, ranked 285 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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