Pinukpuk, Province of Kalinga

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
ProvinceKalinga
Barangay count23
Postal code3806
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)743.56 km2 (287.09 sq mi)
Population (2015)32,026
Density (2015)43 / km2 (112 / sq mi)
Coordinates17° 34' North, 121° 22' East (17.5736, 121.3651)
Estimated elevation above sea level130.6 meters (428.4 feet)

Pinukpuk is a municipality in the landlocked province of Kalinga.

The municipality has a land area of 743.56 square kilometers or 287.09 square miles which constitutes 23.01% of Kalinga's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 32,026. This represented 15.06% of the total population of Kalinga province, or 1.86% of the overall population of the Cordillera Administrative Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 43 inhabitants per square kilometer or 112 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Pinukpuk has 23 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)
Aciga2.76%88375317.26%3.08%
Allaguia5.12%1,6401,6072.05%0.39%
Ammacian5.48%1,7561,52615.07%2.71%
Apatan6.45%2,0671,80214.71%2.65%
Asibanglan3.03%9701,058-8.32%-1.64%
Ba‑ay1.67%534644-17.08%-3.50%
Ballayangon4.71%1,5081,4583.43%0.64%
Bayao6.51%2,0841,82614.13%2.55%
Camalog2.68%8598481.30%0.25%
Cawagayan3.28%1,04988019.20%3.40%
Dugpa3.58%1,1471,1301.50%0.28%
Katabbogan5.54%1,7731,6825.41%1.01%
Limos2.58%825843-2.14%-0.41%
Magaogao2.83%90780312.95%2.35%
Malagnat5.84%1,8691,69010.59%1.94%
Mapaco2.74%8778522.93%0.55%
Pakawit3.18%1,0209992.10%0.40%
Pinococ2.46%78968315.52%2.79%
Pinukpuk Junction9.33%2,9892,9860.10%0.02%
Socbot5.42%1,7361,28734.89%5.86%
Taga7.77%2,4882,17814.23%2.57%
Taggay3.68%1,1781,02514.93%2.68%
Wagud3.37%1,0781,0364.05%0.76%
Pinukpuk Total32,02629,5968.21%1.51%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Pinukpuk for the fiscal year of 2016 was 156,049,808.35.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200988,634,697.60
201093,362,759.405.33%
2011100,770,529.177.93%
201297,309,933.98-3.43%
2013109,384,006.1912.41%
2014125,021,575.9914.30%
2015142,008,880.2813.59%
2016156,049,808.359.89%

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 Pinukpuk is 5 to 9, with 3,726 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 314 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1596
1 to 42,907
5 to 93,726
10 to 143,679
15 to 193,343
20 to 242,927
25 to 292,660
30 to 342,052
35 to 391,927
40 to 441,646
45 to 491,577
50 to 541,384
55 to 591,175
60 to 64782
65 to 69554
70 to 74447
75 to 79314
80 and over330
Total32,026

Historical population

The population of Pinukpuk grew from 7,030 in 1960 to 32,026 in 2015, an increase of 24,996 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.51%, or an increase of 2,430 people, from the previous population of 29,596 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
7,030
10,4703.97%
11,5572.00%
17,3628.48%
20,1021.48%
23,0572.60%
26,1302.72%
27,7830.85%
29,5962.33%
32,0261.51%

Location

The municipal center of Pinukpuk is situated at approximately 17° 34' North, 121° 22' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 130.6 meters or 428.4 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 Pinukpuk are Tabuk, Tuguegarao, Ilagan, Cauayan, Santiago, and Batac. The nearest municipalities are Tuao, Balbalan, Conner, Rizal, Piat, and Rizal. Its distance from the national capital is 332.66 kilometers (206.71 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Tuao, Cagayan, 20.22 kilometers (12.57 miles) to the North‑Northeast (N28°E)
  • Balbalan, Kalinga, 22.89 kilometers (14.22 miles) to the Southwest (S50°W)
  • Conner, Apayao, 25.08 kilometers (15.58 miles) to the North (N10°W)
  • Rizal, Kalinga, 25.82 kilometers (16.04 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S71°E)
  • Piat, Cagayan, 26.91 kilometers (16.72 miles) to the North‑Northeast (N26°E)
  • Rizal, Cagayan, 30.18 kilometers (18.76 miles) to the North (N4°W)

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 332.66 kilometers (206.71 miles) to the South (S7°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 32,026, ranked 852 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 287.09 square kilometers, ranked 52 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 43 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,507 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.51%, ranked 465 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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