Pangasinan

Summary data
Map of the Philippines highlighting Pangasinan
Island groupLuzon
RegionIlocos Region (Region I)
CapitalLingayen
Total local government units
Cities4
Municipalities44
Barangays1,364
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesSouth China Sea
Area (2007)5,451.01 km2
(2,104.65 sq. mi)
Population (2015)2,956,726
Density (2015)542 per km2
(1,405 per sq. mi)
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Pangasinan is a province in the Philippines situated in the Ilocos Region occupying the northwestern section of Luzon. Its capital is the Municipality of Lingayen.

The province has a land area of 5,451.01 square kilometers or 2,104.65 square miles. The 2015 Census records its population as 2,956,726 representing 58.83% of the total population of the Ilocos Region, 5.14% of the overall population of the Luzon island group, or 2.93% of the entire population of the Philippines. Based on such figures, the population density is computed at 542 inhabitants per square kilometer or 1,405 inhabitants per square mile.

Map

Pangasinan is bordered, clockwise from the North, by Lingayen Gulf, La Union, Benguet, Nueva Vizcaya, Nueva Ecija, Tarlac, Zambales, and the South China Sea.

Local government units

Pangasinan has 44 municipalities and 4 cities. The total number of barangays in the province is 1,364.

NameType
Population and
Population
percentage

(2015)
Population
(2010)
Annual
Population
Growth Rate
(2010-2015)
Area
(2007)
Density
(2015)
Brgy
count
Agnomun28,052
(0.95%)
27,5080.37%169.75 km2
(65.54 sq mi)
165 per km2
(428 per sq mi)
17
Aguilarmun41,463
(1.40%)
39,5290.91%195.07 km2
(75.32 sq mi)
213 per km2
(550 per sq mi)
16
Alaminoscity (CC)89,708
(3.03%)
85,0251.03%164.26 km2
(63.42 sq mi)
546 per km2
(1,415 per sq mi)
39
Alcalamun43,402
(1.47%)
41,0771.05%45.71 km2
(17.65 sq mi)
950 per km2
(2,459 per sq mi)
21
Andamun39,504
(1.34%)
37,0111.25%74.55 km2
(28.78 sq mi)
530 per km2
(1,373 per sq mi)
18
Asinganmun57,355
(1.94%)
56,3530.34%66.64 km2
(25.73 sq mi)
861 per km2
(2,229 per sq mi)
21
Balungaomun31,106
(1.05%)
26,6782.97%73.25 km2
(28.28 sq mi)
425 per km2
(1,100 per sq mi)
20
Banimun50,306
(1.70%)
45,7581.82%179.65 km2
(69.36 sq mi)
280 per km2
(725 per sq mi)
27
Basistamun32,959
(1.11%)
30,3851.56%24.00 km2
(9.27 sq mi)
1,373 per km2
(3,555 per sq mi)
13
Bautistamun32,307
(1.09%)
30,1931.30%46.33 km2
(17.89 sq mi)
697 per km2
(1,806 per sq mi)
18
Bayambangmun118,205
(4.00%)
111,5211.11%143.94 km2
(55.58 sq mi)
821 per km2
(2,127 per sq mi)
77
Binalonanmun54,555
(1.85%)
52,8320.61%47.57 km2
(18.37 sq mi)
1,147 per km2
(2,970 per sq mi)
24
Binmaleymun83,052
(2.81%)
78,7021.03%118.50 km2
(45.75 sq mi)
701 per km2
(1,815 per sq mi)
33
Bolinaomun82,084
(2.78%)
74,5451.85%197.22 km2
(76.15 sq mi)
416 per km2
(1,078 per sq mi)
30
Bugallonmun67,348
(2.28%)
64,2530.90%189.64 km2
(73.22 sq mi)
355 per km2
(920 per sq mi)
24
Burgosmun21,637
(0.73%)
18,3153.22%131.32 km2
(50.70 sq mi)
165 per km2
(427 per sq mi)
14
Calasiaomun95,154
(3.22%)
91,1090.83%48.36 km2
(18.67 sq mi)
1,968 per km2
(5,097 per sq mi)
24
Dagupancity (ICC)171,271
(5.79%)
163,6760.87%37.23 km2
(14.37 sq mi)
4,600 per km2
(11,919 per sq mi)
31
Dasolmun29,110
(0.98%)
26,9911.45%166.60 km2
(64.32 sq mi)
175 per km2
(453 per sq mi)
18
Infantamun24,584
(0.83%)
23,4550.90%254.29 km2
(98.18 sq mi)
97 per km2
(250 per sq mi)
13
Labradormun23,201
(0.78%)
21,1491.78%90.99 km2
(35.13 sq mi)
255 per km2
(660 per sq mi)
10
Laoacmun31,497
(1.07%)
29,4561.28%40.50 km2
(15.64 sq mi)
778 per km2
(2,014 per sq mi)
22
Lingayenmun, capital103,278
(3.49%)
98,7400.86%62.76 km2
(24.23 sq mi)
1,646 per km2
(4,262 per sq mi)
32
Mabinimun24,765
(0.84%)
24,0110.59%291.01 km2
(112.36 sq mi)
85 per km2
(220 per sq mi)
16
Malasiquimun130,275
(4.41%)
123,5661.01%131.37 km2
(50.72 sq mi)
992 per km2
(2,569 per sq mi)
73
Manaoagmun69,497
(2.35%)
64,5781.41%55.95 km2
(21.60 sq mi)
1,242 per km2
(3,217 per sq mi)
26
Mangaldanmun106,331
(3.60%)
98,9051.39%48.47 km2
(18.71 sq mi)
2,194 per km2
(5,683 per sq mi)
30
Mangataremmun73,241
(2.48%)
69,9690.87%317.50 km2
(122.59 sq mi)
231 per km2
(597 per sq mi)
82
Mapandanmun37,059
(1.25%)
34,4391.41%30.00 km2
(11.58 sq mi)
1,235 per km2
(3,200 per sq mi)
15
Natividadmun24,299
(0.82%)
22,7131.29%134.36 km2
(51.88 sq mi)
181 per km2
(468 per sq mi)
18
Pozorrubiomun69,555
(2.35%)
66,1110.97%134.60 km2
(51.97 sq mi)
517 per km2
(1,338 per sq mi)
34
Rosalesmun63,081
(2.13%)
59,6871.06%66.39 km2
(25.63 sq mi)
950 per km2
(2,461 per sq mi)
37
San Carloscity (CC)188,571
(6.38%)
175,1031.42%169.03 km2
(65.26 sq mi)
1,116 per km2
(2,890 per sq mi)
86
San Fabianmun83,025
(2.81%)
77,8991.22%81.28 km2
(31.38 sq mi)
1,021 per km2
(2,646 per sq mi)
34
San Jacintomun40,848
(1.38%)
37,7371.52%44.18 km2
(17.06 sq mi)
925 per km2
(2,394 per sq mi)
19
San Manuelmun52,939
(1.79%)
46,8752.34%129.18 km2
(49.88 sq mi)
410 per km2
(1,061 per sq mi)
14
San Nicolasmun35,574
(1.20%)
34,1080.80%210.20 km2
(81.16 sq mi)
169 per km2
(438 per sq mi)
33
San Quintinmun32,945
(1.11%)
32,6260.19%115.90 km2
(44.75 sq mi)
284 per km2
(736 per sq mi)
21
Santa Barbaramun82,012
(2.77%)
76,6371.30%61.37 km2
(23.70 sq mi)
1,336 per km2
(3,460 per sq mi)
29
Santa Mariamun33,038
(1.12%)
31,0911.16%69.50 km2
(26.83 sq mi)
475 per km2
(1,231 per sq mi)
23
Santo Tomasmun15,022
(0.51%)
14,4060.80%12.99 km2
(5.02 sq mi)
1,156 per km2
(2,992 per sq mi)
10
Sisonmun47,518
(1.61%)
43,9791.48%81.88 km2
(31.61 sq mi)
580 per km2
(1,503 per sq mi)
28
Sualmun34,149
(1.15%)
31,2161.72%130.16 km2
(50.26 sq mi)
262 per km2
(679 per sq mi)
19
Tayugmun43,149
(1.46%)
40,0181.44%51.24 km2
(19.78 sq mi)
842 per km2
(2,181 per sq mi)
21
Uminganmun73,252
(2.48%)
67,5341.56%258.43 km2
(99.78 sq mi)
283 per km2
(734 per sq mi)
58
Urbiztondomun50,170
(1.70%)
47,8310.91%81.80 km2
(31.58 sq mi)
613 per km2
(1,589 per sq mi)
21
Urdanetacity (CC)132,940
(4.50%)
125,4511.11%100.26 km2
(38.71 sq mi)
1,326 per km2
(3,434 per sq mi)
34
Villasismun62,333
(2.11%)
59,1111.02%75.83 km2
(29.28 sq mi)
822 per km2
(2,129 per sq mi)
21
Pangasinan Total2,956,7262,779,8621.18%5,451.01 km2
(2,104.65 sq mi)
542 per km2
(1,405 per sq mi)
1,364
Historical population

The population of Pangasinan grew from 1,124,144 in 1960 to 2,956,726 in 2015, an increase of 1,832,582 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.18%, or an increase of 176,864 people, from the previous population of 2,779,862 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1903 Mar 2442,521
1918 Dec 31565,9221.57%
1939 Jan 1742,4751.37%
1948 Oct 1920,4912.23%
1960 Feb 151,124,1441.77%
1970 May 61,386,1432.07%
1975 May 11,520,0851.87%
1980 May 11,636,0571.48%
1990 May 12,022,0562.14%
1995 Sep 12,178,4121.41%
2000 May 12,434,0862.41%
2007 Aug 12,645,3951.15%
2010 May 12,779,8621.82%
2015 Aug 12,956,7261.18%

Notes

  1. Unless otherwise specified, population count (excluding percentages) and land area figures are derived from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Maps utilize OpenStreetMap data available under the Open Data Commons Open Database License.
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