Davao Oriental



Dataset Description Data Format Projection Information Data Source Version

Administrative Boundaries

Includes provincial, municipal, and barangay boundaries

ESRI Shapefile (.shp)

WGS 1984, Lat/Long


2 (2011)

Landsat 7 ETM+  (Enhanced Thematic Mapper Plus)

15-m spatial resolution panchromatic band, 3 spectral bands

ERDAS Imagine (.img)

WGS 1984, UTM Zone 51N



Landsat 7 ETM+  (Enhanced Thematic Mapper Plus)



ASTER GDEM (Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer – Global Digital Elevation Model)

30-m spatial resolution of province’s bounding box


WGS 1984, Lat/Long


2 (2011)

Davao Oriental covers a total area of 5,679.64 square kilometres (2,192.92 sq mi)  occupying the eastern tip of the Davao Region in Mindanao. The province is bordered by Compostela Valley to the west, Agusan del Sur and Surigao del Sur to the north, the Davao Gulf to the southwest, and the Philippine Sea to the east and southeast. Davao Oriental is the top coconut and copra (dried coconut meat) producer in the Philippines.It also is a major producer of abacá, and exports crude oil and copra pellets.

Cities or Municipalities in Davao Oriental