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Indicator

Number

Percentage

2010 Projected Population, OCPDC 1,464,301 -
Male 727,611 49.69
Female 736,690 50.31
2007, Total, Actual Survey, NSO 1,363,337  
2000, Total, Actual Survey, NSO 1,147,116  
1995, Total, Actual Survey, NSO 1,006,840  
Average Annual Growth Rate, 2000-2007 - 2.41
Children Population (0 – 17 y.o.), 2007 Actual, NSO 532,854 -
Under 1 32,533 -
1-2 63,042 -
3-5 90,479 -
6-12 200,961 -
13-17 145,839 -
Working Age Population (18 – 64 y.o.), 2007 Actual, NSO 779,989  
Male 387,116 49.63
Female 392,873 50.37
Old Population (65-over), 2007, CPDO 48,335 -
Male 21,777 45.05
Female 26,558 54.95
Overall Dependency Ratio, 2007 Actual, NSO 74 -
Young (0 – 17 y.o.) 68 -
Old (65 – over) 6 -
Women of Reproductive Age (15 – 49 y.o.), 2007 Actual, NSO 372,931 -
Number of Household, 2007 Actual , NSO 300,141 -
2000 Actual, NSO 240,057 -
1995 Actual, NSO 198,668 -
Average Household Size, 2007, NSO 4.54 -
Density, persons per sq. km., 2010 600 -
2007 559 -
2000 470  
1995 413 -
% of Population to Davao Region, (4,156,653), 2007 - 32.80
% of Population to Mindanao Figure, (21,582,540), 2007 - 6.32
% of Population to Philippine Total, (88,574,614), 2007 - 1.54

Source: National Statistics Office, Region XI, Davao City

Population Matrix

Household Population, by Religious Affiliation, by Sex, Davao City, 2000

Affiliation

2000

Both Sexes

Male

Female

Roman Catholic 925,438 463,217 462,221
Aglipayan 2,823 1,440 1,383
Islam 31,611 15,903 15,708
Iglesia Ni Cristo 25,196 12,695 12,501
United Church of Christ in the Philippines 5,791 2,758 3,033
Lutheran Church in the Philippines 401 193 208
Philippine Episcopal Church 191 93 98
Iglesia Evangelista Methodista en Las Filipinas 1,112 522 590
United Methodist Church 696 322 374
Other Methodist 392 202 190
Salvation Army, Philippines 41 22 19
Convention of the Philippines Baptist Church 3,821 1,771 2,050
Other Protestant 11,583 5,617 5,966
Buddhist 874 428 446
Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter Day Saints 5,725 2,826 2,899
Jehovah’s Witness 11,271 5,466 5,805
Philippine Benevolent Missionaries Association 778 377 401
Seventh Day Adventist 12,665 6,219 6,446
Evangelicals 67,154 33,539 33,615
Bible Baptist 4,247 2,081 2,166
Southern Baptist 5,099 2,506 2,593
Association of Baptist Churches in Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao 357 179 178
Association of Fundamental Baptist Church in the Philippines 957 472 485
International Baptist Missionary Fellowship 208 87 121
Missionary Baptist Churches of the Philippines 1,611 807 804
Other Baptist 1,963 949 1,014
Tribal Religions 3,594 1,801 1,793
Others 13,628 6,658 6,970
None 2,181 1,173 1,008
Unknown 3,625 1,834 1,791
Total 1,145,033 572,157 572,876

Source: National Statistics Office, Region XI, Davao City

Household Population, by Ethnicity, by Sex, Davao City, 2000

Ethnicity

2000

Both Sexes

Male

Female

Cebuano 381,546 191,814 189,732
Bisaya / Binisaya 362,825 179,229 183,596
Davaweño 89,800 43,401 46,399
Boholano 75,721 38,821 36,900
Hiligaynon / Ilonggo 42,431 20,910 21,521
Others 183,308 93,209 90,099
Other Foreign Ethnicity 4,185 2,329 1,856
Not Reported 5,199 2,435 2,764
Total 1,145,015 572,148 572,867

Source: National Statistics Office, Region XI, Davao City

Household Population by Age Group and Sex Distribution; Sex Ratio: Davao City, 2007

Age Group

Both Sexes

Male

Female

Under 1 32,533 16,681 15,852
1 – 4 124,913 64,980 59,933
5 – 9 144,832 74,751 70,081
10 – 14 139,308 70,262 69,046
15 – 19 154,882 73,048 81,834
20 – 24 139,641 68,369 71,272
25 – 29 120,880 60,584 60,296
30 – 34 101,820 51,635 50,185
35 – 39 91,871 46,794 45,077
40 – 44 74,627 37,306 37,321
45 – 49 65,310 32,419 32,891
50 – 54 55,412 27,553 27,859
55 – 59 40,788 20,349 20,439
60 – 64 26,026 12,641 13,385
65 – 69 19,870 9,436 10,434
70 – 74 13,072 5,960 7,112
75 – 79 8,018 3,414 4,604
80 and over 7,375 2,967 4,408
Total 1,361,178 679,149 682,029

Source: National Statistics Office, 2007 Census of Population

Household Population 10 Years Old and Over by Marital Status and Sex Distribution, Davao City, 2007

Marital Status

Both Sexes

Male

Female

Single 482,210 250,577 231,633
Married 450,41,137 222,888 227,895
Widowed 41,137 9,136 32,001
Divorced/ Separated 12,930 4,747 8,183
Common Law/Live-in 66,848 33,031 33,817
Unknown 4,992 2,358 2,634
Total 1,361,178 522,737 536,163

LABOR FORCE, 2007-2010

Indicator

as of Oct. 2007*

as of April 2008*

as of April 2009*

As of Oct. 2010*

Number, 15 years old & over 2,702,000 2,691,000 2,771,000 -
In the Labor Force 1,773,000 1,787,000 1,821,000 -
Participation Rate (%) 65.6 66.4 65.7 65.5
Employment Rate (%) 95.1 95.7 93.8 93.9
Under employment Rate (%) 15.5 16.1 23.4 16.2
Un employment Rate (%) 4.9 4.3 6.2 6.1

*Figures for Davao Region
Source: National Statistical Coordination Board, Region XI, Davao City

Family Income and Expenditures, Davao City, 2006-2010

Indicator

2006

2007

2008

2009

Sept. 2010

Annual Average Family Income, Php 155,937 - - - -
Annual Average Family Expenditure, Php 126,372 - - - -
Consumer Price Index, March 2009 (2000 = 100) 153.2 146.1 153.2 164.9 174.4
Inflation Rate, March 2009 (2000 = 100) 6.1 2.2 6.1 7.6 4.1

*Regional Figures
Source: NSCB XI / NSO XI, Davao City

Annual Per Capita Poverty Threshold, 2006-2009, Davao Region

Indicator

2006*

2007*

2009*

All Areas P 13,469 P 15,095 P 17,040
Urban 17,221 - -
Rural 13,860 - -

*Regional Figures
Source: NSCB XI/Davao City

Monthly Per Capita Poverty Threshold, 2006-2009

Indicator

2006*

2007*

2009*

All Areas P 1,245.00 P 1,257.91 P 1,426.00
Urban 1,435.08 - -
Rural 1,155.00 - -

*Regional Figures
Source: NSCB XI/Davao City

Annual Poverty Threshold (for a family of 5), 2006-2007

Indicator

2006

2007

All Areas P 74,716.00 P 75,474.00
Urban 86,104.80 -
Rural 69,300.00 -

*Regional Figures
Source: NSCB XI/Davao City

Monthly Poverty Threshold (for a family of 5) , 2006-2007

Indicator

>

>2006

>

>2007

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All Areas P 6,225.80 P 6,289.58
Urban 7,175.40 -
Rural 5,775.00 -

*Regional Figures
Source: NSCB XI/Davao City

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