Quirino

Summary data
Map of the Philippines highlighting Quirino
Island groupLuzon
RegionCagayan Valley (Region II)
CapitalCabarroguis
Total local government units
Cities0
Municipalities6
Barangays132
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Area (2007)2,323.47 km2
(897.10 sq. mi)
Population (2015)188,991
Density (2015)81 per km2
(211 per sq. mi)
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Quirino is a province in the Philippines situated in the Cagayan Valley region occupying the northeastern section of Luzon. Its capital is the Municipality of Cabarroguis.

The province has a land area of 2,323.47 square kilometers or 897.10 square miles. The 2015 Census records its population as 188,991 representing 5.48% of the total population of the Cagayan Valley region, 0.33% of the overall population of the Luzon island group, or 0.19% of the entire population of the Philippines. Based on such figures, the population density is computed at 81 inhabitants per square kilometer or 211 inhabitants per square mile.

Map

Quirino is bordered, clockwise from the North, by Isabela, Aurora, and Nueva Vizcaya.

Map of the Philippines with Quirino highlighted in redMap of Quirino showing its component municipalitiesAglipayCabarroguisDiffunMaddelaNagtipunanSaguday
Local government units

Quirino has 6 municipalities and 0 cities. The total number of barangays in the province is 132.

NameType
Population and
Population
percentage

(2015)
Population
(2010)
Annual
Population
Growth Rate
(2010-2015)
Area
(2007)
Density
(2015)
Brgy
count
Aglipaymun27,787
(14.70%)
26,1871.14%161.70 km2
(62.43 sq mi)
172 per km2
(445 per sq mi)
25
Cabarroguismun, capital30,582
(16.18%)
29,3950.76%260.20 km2
(100.46 sq mi)
118 per km2
(304 per sq mi)
17
Diffunmun52,569
(27.82%)
48,5011.55%320.10 km2
(123.59 sq mi)
164 per km2
(425 per sq mi)
33
Maddelamun38,499
(20.37%)
35,6341.48%918.57 km2
(354.66 sq mi)
42 per km2
(109 per sq mi)
32
Nagtipunanmun23,484
(12.43%)
22,4730.84%607.40 km2
(234.52 sq mi)
39 per km2
(100 per sq mi)
16
Sagudaymun16,070
(8.50%)
14,5961.85%55.50 km2
(21.43 sq mi)
290 per km2
(750 per sq mi)
9
Quirino Total188,991176,7861.28%2,323.47 km2
(897.10 sq mi)
81 per km2
(211 per sq mi)
132
Historical population

The population of Quirino grew from 24,266 in 1960 to 188,991 in 2015, an increase of 164,725 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.28%, or an increase of 12,205 people, from the previous population of 176,786 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1903 Mar 2
1918 Dec 31
1939 Jan 13,923
1948 Oct 12,520-4.44%
1960 Feb 1524,26622.04%
1970 May 649,7677.28%
1975 May 165,7635.75%
1980 May 183,2304.82%
1990 May 1114,1323.21%
1995 Sep 1131,1192.63%
2000 May 1148,5752.72%
2007 Aug 1163,6101.34%
2010 May 1176,7862.86%
2015 Aug 1188,9911.28%

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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