Sallapadan, Province of Abra

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
ProvinceAbra
Barangay count9
Postal code2818
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)128.62 km2 (49.66 sq mi)
Population (2015)6,622
Density (2015)51 / km2 (133 / sq mi)
Coordinates17° 27' North, 120° 46' East (17.4551, 120.7599)
Estimated elevation above sea level189.3 meters (620.9 feet)

Sallapadan is a municipality in the landlocked province of Abra.

The municipality has a land area of 128.62 square kilometers or 49.66 square miles which constitutes 3.09% of Abra's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 6,622. This represented 2.75% of the total population of Abra province, or 0.38% of the overall population of the Cordillera Administrative Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 51 inhabitants per square kilometer or 133 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Sallapadan has 9 barangays as shown in the following table.

Demographic profile of barangays
BarangayPopulation percentage (2015)Population (2015)Population (2010)Change (2010‑2015)Annual Population Growth Rate (2010‑2015)
Bazar8.77%58152710.25%1.87%
Bilabila8.82%5845408.15%1.50%
Gangal13.74%910921-1.19%-0.23%
Maguyepyep17.67%1,1701,1135.12%0.96%
Naguilian11.79%78163622.80%3.99%
Saccaang11.88%78766518.35%3.26%
Sallapadan5.81%38529928.76%4.93%
Subusob13.42%88980510.43%1.91%
Ud‑udiao8.08%53547911.69%2.13%
Sallapadan Total6,6225,98510.64%1.94%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Sallapadan for the fiscal year of 2016 was 49,072,294.65.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200929,009,368.64
201031,853,568.589.80%
201137,434,639.7917.52%
201234,989,732.47-6.53%
201336,160,015.113.34%
201439,114,876.928.17%
201549,237,583.1125.88%
201649,072,294.65-0.34%

End notes:

  • Annual Regular Income = Locally Sourced Revenue + Internal Revenue Allotment (IRA) Current Year + Other Shares from National Tax Collection
  • Locally Sourced Revenue = Real Property Tax (General Fund) + Tax on Business + Other Taxes + Regulatory Fees + Service/User Charges + Receipts from Economic Enterprises

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Sallapadan is 10 to 14, with 648 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 92 individuals.

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Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1105
1 to 4568
5 to 9621
10 to 14648
15 to 19569
20 to 24604
25 to 29548
30 to 34457
35 to 39419
40 to 44337
45 to 49332
50 to 54318
55 to 59315
60 to 64204
65 to 69200
70 to 74130
75 to 7992
80 and over155
Total6,622

Historical population

The population of Sallapadan grew from 3,450 in 1960 to 6,622 in 2015, an increase of 3,172 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.94%, or an increase of 637 people, from the previous population of 5,985 in 2010.

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Census datePopulationGrowth rate
3,450
3,5510.28%
3,8381.57%
4,2742.17%
4,9411.46%
5,3031.33%
5,4970.77%
6,3702.05%
5,985-2.24%
6,6221.94%

Location

The municipal center of Sallapadan is situated at approximately 17° 27' North, 120° 46' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 189.3 meters or 620.9 feet above mean sea level.


Distances

Based on the great-circle distance (the shortest distance between two points over the surface of the Earth), the cities closest to Sallapadan are Vigan, Candon, Batac, Tabuk, Laoag, and San Fernando. The nearest municipalities are Manabo, Bucay, Boliney, Bucloc, Villaviciosa, and Luba. Its distance from the national capital is 317.86 kilometers (197.51 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Manabo, Abra, 6.34 kilometers (3.94 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S67°W)
  • Bucay, Abra, 10.34 kilometers (6.42 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N26°W)
  • Boliney, Abra, 10.56 kilometers (6.56 miles) to the Southeast (S37°E)
  • Bucloc, Abra, 10.45 kilometers (6.50 miles) to the East (S81°E)
  • Villaviciosa, Abra, 14.42 kilometers (8.96 miles) to the West (S82°W)
  • Luba, Abra, 16.65 kilometers (10.34 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S24°W)

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 317.86 kilometers (197.51 miles) to the South (S4°E)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 6,622, ranked 1,588 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 49.66 square kilometers, ranked 860 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 51 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,517 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.94%, ranked 1,612 out of 1,634

Notes

  1. Unless otherwise specified, population count (excluding percentages) and land area figures are derived from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Data on annual regular income is from the Bureau of Local Government Finance, Department of Finance
  3. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.
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