Tublay, Province of Benguet

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
ProvinceBenguet
Barangay count8
Postal code2615
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)102.55 km2 (39.59 sq mi)
Population (2015)17,892
Density (2015)174 / km2 (452 / sq mi)
Coordinates16° 29' North, 120° 38' East (16.4751, 120.6329)
Estimated elevation above sea level1,403.0 meters (4,601.7 feet)

Tublay is a municipality in the landlocked province of Benguet.

The municipality has a land area of 102.55 square kilometers or 39.59 square miles which constitutes 3.70% of Benguet's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 17,892. This represented 4.03% of the total population of Benguet province, or 1.04% of the overall population of the Cordillera Administrative Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 174 inhabitants per square kilometer or 452 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Tublay has 8 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)
Ambassador28.84%5,1604,7997.52%1.39%
Ambongdolan5.41%968980-1.22%-0.23%
Ba‑ayan9.97%1,7841,7362.76%0.52%
Basil7.14%1,2781,1986.68%1.24%
Caponga24.01%4,2954,0496.08%1.13%
Daclan13.29%2,3781,93722.77%3.98%
Tublay Central4.80%858896-4.24%-0.82%
Tuel6.54%1,17196021.98%3.86%
Tublay Total17,89216,5558.08%1.49%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Tublay for the fiscal year of 2016 was 64,875,849.82.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200935,803,632.55
201037,660,994.745.19%
201141,908,964.3711.28%
201241,610,907.25-0.71%
201346,407,857.5511.53%
201452,766,634.5713.70%
201559,237,301.9112.26%
201664,875,849.829.52%

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 Tublay is 5 to 9, with 1,884 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 193 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1353
1 to 41,459
5 to 91,884
10 to 141,682
15 to 191,612
20 to 241,682
25 to 291,634
30 to 341,475
35 to 391,164
40 to 44987
45 to 49867
50 to 54829
55 to 59728
60 to 64497
65 to 69383
70 to 74267
75 to 79193
80 and over196
Total17,892

Historical population

The population of Tublay grew from 5,843 in 1960 to 17,892 in 2015, an increase of 12,049 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.49%, or an increase of 1,337 people, from the previous population of 16,555 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
5,843
7,4132.36%
8,6103.05%
9,6862.38%
11,4791.71%
13,2632.74%
13,6720.65%
15,0961.38%
16,5553.42%
17,8921.49%

Location

The municipal center of Tublay is situated at approximately 16° 29' North, 120° 38' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 1,403.0 meters or 4,601.7 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 Tublay are Baguio, San Fernando, Urdaneta, Dagupan, San Carlos, and Alaminos. The nearest municipalities are La Trinidad, Kapangan, Tuba, Itogon, Sablan, and Burgos. Its distance from the national capital is 211.82 kilometers (131.62 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • La Trinidad, Benguet, 4.97 kilometers (3.09 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S73°W)
  • Kapangan, Benguet, 11.68 kilometers (7.26 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N19°W)
  • Tuba, Benguet, 11.84 kilometers (7.36 miles) to the Southwest (S39°W)
  • Itogon, Benguet, 13.64 kilometers (8.48 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S20°E)
  • Sablan, Benguet, 15.64 kilometers (9.72 miles) to the West (N81°W)
  • Burgos, La Union, 20.83 kilometers (12.95 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N76°W)

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 211.82 kilometers (131.62 miles) to the South (S10°E)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 17,892, ranked 1,319 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 39.59 square kilometers, ranked 1,025 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 174 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,066 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.49%, ranked 835 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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