Kabugao, Province of Apayao

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
ProvinceApayao
Barangay count21
Postal code3809
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)935.12 km2 (361.05 sq mi)
Population (2015)15,537
Density (2015)17 / km2 (43 / sq mi)
Coordinates18° 1' North, 121° 11' East (18.0229, 121.1841)
Estimated elevation above sea level135.7 meters (445.0 feet)

Kabugao is a municipality in the landlocked province of Apayao. It serves as the provincial capital.

The municipality has a land area of 935.12 square kilometers or 361.05 square miles which constitutes 21.19% of Apayao's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 15,537. This represented 13.04% of the total population of Apayao province, or 0.90% of the overall population of the Cordillera Administrative Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 17 inhabitants per square kilometer or 43 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Kabugao has 21 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)
Badduat6.07%9431,000-5.70%-1.11%
Baliwanan3.09%4804780.42%0.08%
Bulu1.91%297298-0.34%-0.06%
Cabetayan3.95%61355610.25%1.88%
Dagara3.48%54148411.78%2.14%
Dibagat4.53%704797-11.67%-2.33%
Karagawan4.22%655676-3.11%-0.60%
Kumao3.67%5705572.33%0.44%
Laco2.65%4114100.24%0.05%
Lenneng16.35%2,5412,3966.05%1.13%
Lucab3.89%604660-8.48%-1.67%
Luttuacan6.71%1,04278632.57%5.51%
Madatag5.14%7987664.18%0.78%
Madduang3.01%46742310.40%1.90%
Magabta1.31%203215-5.58%-1.09%
Maragat2.92%453503-9.94%-1.97%
Musimut3.91%607822-26.16%-5.61%
Nagbabalayan3.10%482511-5.68%-1.11%
Poblacion16.92%2,6293,217-18.28%-3.77%
Tuyangan1.83%285334-14.67%-2.98%
Waga1.36%212281-24.56%-5.22%
Kabugao Total15,53716,170-3.91%-0.76%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Kabugao for the fiscal year of 2016 was 161,863,584.35.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200990,433,689.34
201095,638,324.785.76%
2011103,901,503.518.64%
2012100,873,062.26-2.91%
2013112,945,427.6511.97%
2014128,107,847.3913.42%
2015147,461,174.4615.11%
2016161,863,584.359.77%

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 Kabugao is 5 to 9, with 1,707 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 163 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1339
1 to 41,375
5 to 91,707
10 to 141,645
15 to 191,669
20 to 241,366
25 to 291,143
30 to 341,062
35 to 39950
40 to 44929
45 to 49772
50 to 54759
55 to 59587
60 to 64384
65 to 69304
70 to 74196
75 to 79163
80 and over187
Total15,537

Historical population

The population of Kabugao grew from 5,961 in 1960 to 15,537 in 2015, an increase of 9,576 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.76%, or a decrease of 633 people, from the previous population of 16,170 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
5,961
7,3582.08%
8,7203.47%
9,6001.94%
11,1981.55%
12,7102.40%
13,9852.07%
14,5290.53%
16,1703.97%
15,537-0.76%

Location

The municipal center of Kabugao is situated at approximately 18° 1' North, 121° 11' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 135.7 meters or 445.0 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 Kabugao are Laoag, Batac, Tabuk, Tuguegarao, Vigan, and Candon. The nearest municipalities are Rizal, Conner, Calanasan, Pudtol, Flora, and Tineg. Its distance from the national capital is 380.45 kilometers (236.40 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Rizal, Cagayan, 26.04 kilometers (16.18 miles) to the Southeast (S41°E)
  • Conner, Apayao, 29.06 kilometers (18.05 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S30°E)
  • Calanasan, Apayao, 29.73 kilometers (18.47 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N30°W)
  • Pudtol, Apayao, 31.09 kilometers (19.32 miles) to the Northeast (N40°E)
  • Flora, Apayao, 32.70 kilometers (20.32 miles) to the Northeast (N49°E)
  • Tineg, Abra, 36.80 kilometers (22.86 miles) to the Southwest (S44°W)

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 380.45 kilometers (236.40 miles) to the South (S3°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 15,537, ranked 1,392 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 361.05 square kilometers, ranked 24 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 17 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,611 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): -0.76%, ranked 1,461 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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