Roxas City Mayor Alan Celino

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People of Roxas City

The residents of Roxas City are peace-loving, hospitable and God-loving people. The city houses many churches and denominations, and during weekends, these houses of worship are fully packed.

Population Statistics

As furnished by the NSO, Roxas Branch, the City’s Total Population is 147,738 based on the result of the August 1, 2007 Census of Population. However, the whole result is not yet available. The Average Annual Growth Rate of 1.34% in 2000 increased to 2.11% in 2007.

The following data were based on the 2000 NSO Census of Population

Literacy Rate : 95.4%
Highest Grade Completed : Elementary (40.8% of population 5 yrs. old and over)
Major Dialect Spoken : Hiligaynon (97.1%)
Religion : 95.3% Roman Catholic
Youth Population : 62.49% of the population (0-29 yrs. old)
Dependent Population : 39.94% of the population (0-14 & 65 & over years)
Working Age Population : 60.06% of the population (15-64 yrs. old)
Labor Force Participation Rate : 57.38% of the working age population
Employed : 55.77% of the working population 15 yrs. and over
Age-Dependency Ratio : 71 dependent persons/100 working persons
Average Annual Growth Rate : 1.34%
2010 Projected Population : 157,313
2007 Projected No. of Household : 31,283
2010 Projected Population Density : 1,542.89 persons/sq. km.
2009 Crude Death Rate : 6.3 deaths/1,000 population
2008 Crude Birth Rate : 21.70 births/1,000 population
2000 Actual Population : 126,352
2010 Average Household Size : 5.0287
2000 Actual Gross Density : 1,239 person/sq. km.
Registered Voters : 80,438 (October 29, 2007)