San Juan, Province of Siquijor

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceSiquijor
Barangay count15
Postal code6227
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesBohol Sea
Philippine major island(s)Siquijor
Area (2007)44.37 km2 (17.13 sq mi)
Population (2015)14,854
Density (2015)335 / km2 (867 / sq mi)
Coordinates9° 10' North, 123° 30' East (9.1591, 123.4927)
Estimated elevation above sea level12.2 meters (39.9 feet)

San Juan is a coastal municipality in the island province of Siquijor.

The municipality has a land area of 44.37 square kilometers or 17.13 square miles which constitutes 13.15% of Siquijor's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 14,854. This represented 15.48% of the total population of Siquijor province, or 0.20% of the overall population of the Central Visayas region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 335 inhabitants per square kilometer or 867 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

San Juan has 15 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)
Canasagan4.21%62554514.68%2.64%
Candura2.91%432452-4.42%-0.86%
Cangmunag8.29%1,2311,1279.23%1.69%
Cansayang3.55%5284986.02%1.12%
Catulayan11.92%1,7701,52416.14%2.89%
Lala‑o4.79%7116893.19%0.60%
Maite6.69%99383419.06%3.38%
Napo5.31%7897801.15%0.22%
Paliton5.66%8407699.23%1.70%
Poblacion5.37%7977683.78%0.71%
Solangon9.36%1,3901,17318.50%3.28%
Tag‑ibo6.04%89772423.90%4.16%
Tambisan8.55%1,2701,1906.72%1.25%
Timbaon9.59%1,4241,425-0.07%-0.01%
Tubod7.79%1,1571,02712.66%2.30%
San Juan Total14,85413,5259.83%1.80%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of San Juan for the fiscal year of 2016 was 56,272,803.06.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200930,655,647.25
201032,059,200.944.58%
201135,201,011.359.80%
201235,035,034.72-0.47%
201338,978,367.6111.26%
201443,791,735.3112.35%
201550,417,985.3715.13%
201656,272,803.0611.61%

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 San Juan is 10 to 14, with 1,381 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 238 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1238
1 to 41,061
5 to 91,321
10 to 141,381
15 to 191,329
20 to 241,260
25 to 291,141
30 to 341,023
35 to 39907
40 to 44857
45 to 49843
50 to 54796
55 to 59656
60 to 64593
65 to 69473
70 to 74410
75 to 79294
80 and over271
Total14,854

Historical population

The population of San Juan grew from 8,421 in 1960 to 14,854 in 2015, an increase of 6,433 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.80%, or an increase of 1,329 people, from the previous population of 13,525 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
8,421
9,2490.92%
10,7463.06%
10,592-0.29%
11,5170.84%
11,371-0.24%
12,1981.52%
13,1801.07%
13,5250.94%
14,8541.80%

Location

The municipal center of San Juan is situated at approximately 9° 10' North, 123° 30' East, in the island of Siquijor. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 12.2 meters or 39.9 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 San Juan are Dumaguete, Tanjay, Dapitan, Bais, Dipolog, and Tagbilaran. The nearest municipalities are Siquijor, Larena, Lazi, Maria, Enrique Villanueva, and Bacong. Its distance from the national capital is 660.23 kilometers (410.25 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 660.23 kilometers (410.25 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N24°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 14,854, ranked 1,356 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 17.13 square kilometers, ranked 1,373 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 335 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 557 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.80%, ranked 741 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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