Tubo, Province of Abra

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
ProvinceAbra
Barangay count10
Postal code2814
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)409.87 km2 (158.25 sq mi)
Population (2015)5,699
Density (2015)14 / km2 (36 / sq mi)
Coordinates17° 15' North, 120° 44' East (17.2567, 120.7256)
Estimated elevation above sea level365.6 meters (1,199.3 feet)

Tubo is a municipality in the landlocked province of Abra.

The municipality has a land area of 409.87 square kilometers or 158.25 square miles which constitutes 9.84% of Abra's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 5,699. This represented 2.36% of the total population of Abra province, or 0.33% of the overall population of the Cordillera Administrative Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 14 inhabitants per square kilometer or 36 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Tubo has 10 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)
Alangtin9.69%552650-15.08%-3.06%
Amtuagan8.63%492494-0.40%-0.08%
Dilong14.28%814818-0.49%-0.09%
Kili7.26%414426-2.82%-0.54%
Poblacion10.19%581582-0.17%-0.03%
Supo13.37%7627324.10%0.77%
Tabacda5.07%28924617.48%3.11%
Tiempo14.79%8438005.38%1.00%
Tubtuba7.76%442491-9.98%-1.98%
Wayangan8.95%5104806.25%1.16%
Tubo Total5,6995,719-0.35%-0.07%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Tubo for the fiscal year of 2016 was 82,584,530.47.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200946,725,692.03
201053,891,590.1015.34%
201162,253,001.4615.52%
201257,003,810.91-8.43%
201361,333,272.477.60%
201465,648,021.857.03%
201580,668,229.0722.88%
201682,584,530.472.38%

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 Tubo is 10 to 14, with 604 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 80 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 190
1 to 4440
5 to 9529
10 to 14604
15 to 19502
20 to 24584
25 to 29519
30 to 34407
35 to 39361
40 to 44254
45 to 49290
50 to 54261
55 to 59284
60 to 64177
65 to 69124
70 to 7497
75 to 7980
80 and over96
Total5,699

Historical population

The population of Tubo grew from 4,198 in 1960 to 5,699 in 2015, an increase of 1,501 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.07%, or a decrease of 20 people, from the previous population of 5,719 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
4,198
4,3860.43%
4,018-1.74%
4,9854.41%
4,589-0.82%
4,344-1.02%
5,0443.26%
5,5881.42%
5,7190.85%
5,699-0.07%

Location

The municipal center of Tubo is situated at approximately 17° 15' North, 120° 44' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 365.6 meters or 1,199.3 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 Tubo are Candon, Vigan, Tabuk, San Fernando, Batac, and Baguio. The nearest municipalities are Luba, Quirino, San Emilio, Boliney, Gregorio del Pilar, and Manabo. Its distance from the national capital is 296.28 kilometers (184.10 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

  • Candon, Ilocos Sur, 30.51 kilometers (18.96 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S76°W)
  • Vigan, Ilocos Sur, 50.21 kilometers (31.20 miles) to the Northwest (N46°W)
  • Tabuk, Kalinga, 78.31 kilometers (48.66 miles) to the East‑Northeast (N77°E)
  • San Fernando, La Union, 83.41 kilometers (51.83 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S31°W)
  • Batac, Ilocos Norte, 90.18 kilometers (56.03 miles) to the North (N11°W)
  • Baguio, 94.54 kilometers (58.74 miles) to the South (S9°W)

Distance from Manila: 296.28 kilometers (184.10 miles) to the South (S5°E)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 5,699, ranked 1,596 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 158.25 square kilometers, ranked 205 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 14 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,616 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): -0.07%, ranked 478 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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