Lubuagan, Province of Kalinga

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
ProvinceKalinga
Barangay count9
Postal code3802
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)234.20 km2 (90.43 sq mi)
Population (2015)8,733
Density (2015)37 / km2 (97 / sq mi)
Coordinates17° 21' North, 121° 11' East (17.3510, 121.1751)
Estimated elevation above sea level842.3 meters (2,762.7 feet)

Lubuagan is a municipality in the landlocked province of Kalinga.

The municipality has a land area of 234.20 square kilometers or 90.43 square miles which constitutes 7.25% of Kalinga's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 8,733. This represented 4.11% of the total population of Kalinga province, or 0.51% of the overall population of the Cordillera Administrative Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 37 inhabitants per square kilometer or 97 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Lubuagan 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)
Antonio Canao10.44%912965-5.49%-1.07%
Dangoy14.07%1,2291,304-5.75%-1.12%
Lower Uma7.91%6916417.80%1.44%
Mabilong16.25%1,4191,3276.93%1.28%
Mabongtot7.27%635913-30.45%-6.68%
Poblacion16.27%1,4211,550-8.32%-1.64%
Tanglag6.78%592713-16.97%-3.48%
Uma del Norte12.66%1,1061,138-2.81%-0.54%
Upper Uma8.34%728818-11.00%-2.19%
Lubuagan Total8,7339,369-6.79%-1.33%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Lubuagan for the fiscal year of 2016 was 66,844,015.33.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200939,961,044.57
201041,313,286.653.38%
201144,676,656.258.14%
201243,308,798.16-3.06%
201347,160,490.278.89%
201453,309,484.8513.04%
201560,699,284.2413.86%
201666,844,015.3310.12%

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 Lubuagan is 10 to 14, with 961 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 89 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1182
1 to 4780
5 to 9946
10 to 14961
15 to 19865
20 to 24778
25 to 29654
30 to 34601
35 to 39528
40 to 44461
45 to 49435
50 to 54364
55 to 59334
60 to 64272
65 to 69201
70 to 74167
75 to 79115
80 and over89
Total8,733

Historical population

The population of Lubuagan fell from 10,289 in 1960 to 8,733 in 2015, a decrease of 1,556 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.33%, or a decrease of 636 people, from the previous population of 9,369 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
10,289
7,236-3.38%
7,7801.47%
8,5451.89%
9,1890.73%
9,8971.40%
9,875-0.05%
10,1830.42%
9,369-2.99%
8,733-1.33%

Location

The municipal center of Lubuagan is situated at approximately 17° 21' North, 121° 11' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 842.3 meters or 2,762.7 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 Lubuagan are Tabuk, Tuguegarao, Cauayan, Ilagan, Candon, and Santiago. The nearest municipalities are Pasil, Tanudan, Tinglayan, Balbalan, Sadanga, and Natonin. Its distance from the national capital is 306.18 kilometers (190.25 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

  • Tabuk, Kalinga, 29.40 kilometers (18.27 miles) to the East‑Northeast (N76°E)
  • Tuguegarao, Cagayan, 65.92 kilometers (40.96 miles) to the East‑Northeast (N64°E)
  • Cauayan, Isabela, 78.03 kilometers (48.48 miles) to the Southeast (S54°E)
  • Ilagan, Isabela, 79.28 kilometers (49.26 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S73°E)
  • Candon, Ilocos Sur, 79.42 kilometers (49.35 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S77°W)
  • Santiago, Isabela, 83.30 kilometers (51.76 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S28°E)

Distance from Manila: 306.18 kilometers (190.25 miles) to the South (S4°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 8,733, ranked 1,520 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 90.43 square kilometers, ranked 455 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 37 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,537 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): -1.33%, ranked 367 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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