Pasil, Province of Kalinga

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
ProvinceKalinga
Barangay count14
Postal code3803
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)189.00 km2 (72.97 sq mi)
Population (2015)9,644
Density (2015)51 / km2 (132 / sq mi)
Coordinates17° 23' North, 121° 9' East (17.3891, 121.1581)
Estimated elevation above sea level669.9 meters (2,197.2 feet)

Pasil is a municipality in the landlocked province of Kalinga.

The municipality has a land area of 189.00 square kilometers or 72.97 square miles which constitutes 5.85% of Kalinga's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 9,644. This represented 4.53% of the total population of Kalinga province, or 0.56% of the overall population of the Cordillera Administrative Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 51 inhabitants per square kilometer or 132 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Pasil has 14 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)
Ableg5.66%546548-0.36%-0.07%
Bagtayan4.73%45641210.68%1.95%
Balatoc16.83%1,6231,44212.55%2.28%
Balenciagao Sur4.16%401439-8.66%-1.71%
Balinciagao Norte7.75%747855-12.63%-2.54%
Cagaluan13.23%1,2761,2184.76%0.89%
Colayo3.80%366367-0.27%-0.05%
Dalupa4.98%48042014.29%2.58%
Dangtalan6.01%580664-12.65%-2.54%
Galdang4.12%3973687.88%1.45%
Guina‑ang9.95%9609540.63%0.12%
Magsilay7.30%7047020.28%0.05%
Malucsad4.45%429535-19.81%-4.12%
Pugong7.04%679702-3.28%-0.63%
Pasil Total9,6449,6260.19%0.04%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Pasil for the fiscal year of 2016 was 62,181,547.37.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200941,664,172.36
201039,406,139.40-5.42%
201141,375,903.845.00%
201241,586,076.270.51%
201345,299,607.228.93%
201449,368,775.408.98%
201556,101,678.5313.64%
201662,181,547.3710.84%

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 Pasil is 5 to 9, with 1,003 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 120 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1163
1 to 4776
5 to 91,003
10 to 14991
15 to 19945
20 to 24964
25 to 29832
30 to 34690
35 to 39587
40 to 44537
45 to 49462
50 to 54415
55 to 59346
60 to 64285
65 to 69243
70 to 74161
75 to 79120
80 and over124
Total9,644

Historical population

The population of Pasil grew from 5,557 in 1970 to 9,644 in 2015, an increase of 4,087 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.04%, or an increase of 18 people, from the previous population of 9,626 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
5,557
6,7554.00%
6,8720.34%
7,5720.97%
8,9353.15%
9,3601.00%
10,0841.03%
9,626-1.68%
9,6440.04%

Location

The municipal center of Pasil is situated at approximately 17° 23' North, 121° 9' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 669.9 meters or 2,197.2 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 Pasil are Tabuk, Tuguegarao, Candon, Cauayan, Ilagan, and Vigan. The nearest municipalities are Lubuagan, Balbalan, Tinglayan, Tanudan, Malibcong, and Daguioman. Its distance from the national capital is 310.27 kilometers (192.79 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 310.27 kilometers (192.79 miles) to the South (S4°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 9,644, ranked 1,506 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 72.97 square kilometers, ranked 572 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 51 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,485 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.04%, ranked 664 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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