Asipulo, Province of Ifugao

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
ProvinceIfugao
Barangay count9
Postal code3610
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)182.87 km2 (70.61 sq mi)
Population (2015)15,261
Density (2015)83 / km2 (216 / sq mi)
Coordinates16° 43' North, 121° 4' East (16.7216, 121.0677)
Estimated elevation above sea level966.0 meters (3,168.6 feet)

Asipulo is a municipality in the landlocked province of Ifugao.

The municipality has a land area of 182.87 square kilometers or 70.61 square miles which constitutes 6.96% of Ifugao's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 15,261. This represented 7.53% of the total population of Ifugao province, or 0.89% of the overall population of the Cordillera Administrative Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 83 inhabitants per square kilometer or 216 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Asipulo 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)
Amduntog13.96%2,1302,1240.28%0.05%
Antipolo9.11%1,3911,2709.53%1.75%
Camandag27.72%4,2303,8609.59%1.76%
Cawayan8.61%1,3141,2872.10%0.40%
Hallap7.31%1,1151,0486.39%1.19%
Namal12.86%1,9631,9062.99%0.56%
Nungawa3.66%559562-0.53%-0.10%
Panubtuban7.53%1,14995220.69%3.65%
Pula9.24%1,4101,3941.15%0.22%
Asipulo Total15,26114,4035.96%1.11%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Asipulo for the fiscal year of 2016 was 66,395,339.34.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200937,778,682.95
201039,180,909.693.71%
201142,210,818.327.73%
201240,866,734.27-3.18%
201346,118,812.7612.85%
201452,426,406.5713.68%
201560,161,197.8514.75%
201666,395,339.3410.36%

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 Asipulo is 5 to 9, with 1,867 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 90 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1327
1 to 41,438
5 to 91,867
10 to 141,695
15 to 191,723
20 to 241,609
25 to 291,310
30 to 341,080
35 to 39890
40 to 44744
45 to 49620
50 to 54538
55 to 59420
60 to 64406
65 to 69251
70 to 74109
75 to 7990
80 and over144
Total15,261

Historical population

The population of Asipulo grew from 9,964 in 1995 to 15,261 in 2015, an increase of 5,297 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.11%, or an increase of 858 people, from the previous population of 14,403 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
9,964
12,2944.61%
13,3401.13%
14,4032.83%
15,2611.11%

Location

The municipal center of Asipulo is situated at approximately 16° 43' North, 121° 4' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 966.0 meters or 3,168.6 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 Asipulo are Santiago, Baguio, Cauayan, San Fernando, Candon, and Tabuk. The nearest municipalities are Kiangan, Lagawe, Hungduan, Hingyon, Tinoc, and Villaverde. Its distance from the national capital is 235.99 kilometers (146.64 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Kiangan, Ifugao, 6.55 kilometers (4.07 miles) to the North‑Northeast (N18°E)
  • Lagawe, Ifugao, 10.44 kilometers (6.49 miles) to the North‑Northeast (N33°E)
  • Hungduan, Ifugao, 14.32 kilometers (8.90 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N29°W)
  • Hingyon, Ifugao, 14.72 kilometers (9.15 miles) to the North‑Northeast (N13°E)
  • Tinoc, Ifugao, 14.92 kilometers (9.27 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S70°W)
  • Villaverde, Nueva Vizcaya, 17.77 kilometers (11.04 miles) to the Southeast (S44°E)

Nearest cities

  • Santiago, Isabela, 51.00 kilometers (31.69 miles) to the East (S86°E)
  • Baguio, 61.13 kilometers (37.99 miles) to the Southwest (S56°W)
  • Cauayan, Isabela, 78.12 kilometers (48.54 miles) to the East‑Northeast (N72°E)
  • San Fernando, La Union, 81.08 kilometers (50.38 miles) to the West (S82°W)
  • Candon, Ilocos Sur, 83.94 kilometers (52.16 miles) to the Northwest (N52°W)
  • Tabuk, Kalinga, 86.43 kilometers (53.70 miles) to the North‑Northeast (N27°E)

Distance from Manila: 235.99 kilometers (146.64 miles) to the South (S2°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 15,261, ranked 1,383 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 70.61 square kilometers, ranked 604 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 83 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,374 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.11%, ranked 66 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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