Marinduque Brief Socio-Economic Profile 2020

PROVINCEMARINDUQUE
DATE ESTABLISHEDFebruary 21, 1921
LAND AREA95,925 has
CLASSIFICATION4th Class Province
POPULATION234,521 persons based on the 2015 Census of Population
GROWTH RATE0.55 APGR 2000-2015 computed by the PPDO
POPULATION DENSITY246 persons per square kilometre based on 2015 Census of Population
NO. OF MUNICIPALITY6
CLIMATEMarinduque has a Type III climate, having rainfall more or less evenly distributed throughout the year with no clear boundary between dry and wet seasons.
NO. OF RIVER SYSTEMS32
MAIN AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTSCoconut, Palay/Rice, Banana, Corn, Root Tubers, Green Leafy Vegetables (Data Source Prov’s Agriculture))
LIVESTOCK AND POULTRYCattle, Carabao, Swine, Piglets, Goat, Dog, Chicken and Game Fowl  (Data Source PVET 2020)
PRIMARY INDUSTRIAL ACTIVITYAgriculture, Fishery and Livestock
HOSPITALS AND INFIRMARIES3 Government Owned Hospitals
SCHOOLS –   ELEMENTARY183 Public 12 Private
SECONDARY45 Public 13 Private
SENIOR HIGHSCHOOL36 Public
HIGHER EDUCATION1 Public 4 Private  
PREPARATORY SCHOOL177 Public Kindergarten 16 Public Primary 17 Private Kindergarten
NO. OF SEAPORTS3  Major seaports                                                                                   
NO. OF AIRPORTS1 Domestic Airport