Alfonso Lista, Province of Ifugao

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
ProvinceIfugao
Barangay count20
Postal code3608
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)347.46 km2 (134.16 sq mi)
Population (2015)32,119
Density (2015)92 / km2 (239 / sq mi)
Coordinates16° 55' North, 121° 29' East (16.9230, 121.4864)
Estimated elevation above sea level141.5 meters (464.2 feet)

Alfonso Lista, formerly known as Potia, is a municipality in the landlocked province of Ifugao.

The municipality has a land area of 347.46 square kilometers or 134.16 square miles which constitutes 13.22% of Ifugao's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 32,119. This represented 15.84% of the total population of Ifugao province, or 1.87% of the overall population of the Cordillera Administrative Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 92 inhabitants per square kilometer or 239 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Alfonso Lista has 20 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)
Bangar1.72%55446120.17%3.56%
Busilac5.22%1,6761,42217.86%3.18%
Calimag2.10%6736238.03%1.48%
Calupaan2.60%8357984.64%0.87%
Caragasan5.69%1,8291,59514.67%2.64%
Dolowog2.25%72360419.70%3.48%
Kiling7.11%2,2831,56745.69%7.43%
Laya2.34%7517066.37%1.18%
Little Tadian3.87%1,2441,2162.30%0.43%
Namillangan6.91%2,2181,84120.48%3.61%
Namnama3.89%1,2501,2500.00%0.00%
Ngileb3.89%1,2481,293-3.48%-0.67%
Pinto9.67%3,1062,9515.25%0.98%
Poblacion6.11%1,9621,72613.67%2.47%
San Jose3.43%1,1011,0029.88%1.81%
San Juan3.33%1,0689977.12%1.32%
San Marcos4.68%1,5021,31214.48%2.61%
San Quintin3.84%1,2341,1755.02%0.94%
Santa Maria15.32%4,9204,31214.10%2.54%
Santo Domingo6.05%1,9421,55924.57%4.27%
Alfonso Lista Total32,11928,41013.06%2.36%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Alfonso Lista for the fiscal year of 2016 was 143,179,042.20.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200971,997,724.64
201074,220,177.743.09%
201191,029,201.5222.65%
201294,836,914.954.18%
2013113,648,745.9819.84%
2014124,808,969.159.82%
2015134,668,406.607.90%
2016143,179,042.206.32%

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 Alfonso Lista is 5 to 9, with 3,614 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 205 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1669
1 to 42,987
5 to 93,614
10 to 143,375
15 to 193,117
20 to 243,241
25 to 292,797
30 to 342,332
35 to 392,195
40 to 441,888
45 to 491,595
50 to 541,284
55 to 59976
60 to 64765
65 to 69517
70 to 74311
75 to 79251
80 and over205
Total32,119

Historical population

The population of Alfonso Lista grew from 4,343 in 1960 to 32,119 in 2015, an increase of 27,776 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.36%, or an increase of 3,709 people, from the previous population of 28,410 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
4,343
5,7962.86%
8,1967.20%
11,0166.09%
14,8163.01%
17,5523.23%
21,1674.10%
25,3232.50%
28,4104.28%
32,1192.36%

Location

The municipal center of Alfonso Lista is situated at approximately 16° 55' North, 121° 29' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 141.5 meters or 464.2 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 Alfonso Lista are Santiago, Cauayan, Ilagan, Tabuk, Tuguegarao, and Baguio. The nearest municipalities are San Mateo, Ramon, Aurora, Aguinaldo, San Manuel, and Cabatuan. Its distance from the national capital is 263.74 kilometers (163.88 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

  • Santiago, Isabela, 26.79 kilometers (16.65 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S13°E)
  • Cauayan, Isabela, 29.87 kilometers (18.56 miles) to the East (N88°E)
  • Ilagan, Isabela, 49.35 kilometers (30.67 miles) to the East‑Northeast (N60°E)
  • Tabuk, Kalinga, 54.48 kilometers (33.85 miles) to the North (N5°W)
  • Tuguegarao, Cagayan, 80.68 kilometers (50.13 miles) to the North‑Northeast (N19°E)
  • Baguio, 110.79 kilometers (68.84 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S59°W)

Distance from Manila: 263.74 kilometers (163.88 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S12°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 32,119, ranked 860 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 134.16 square kilometers, ranked 250 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 92 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,342 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 2.36%, ranked 1,182 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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