Tabuk, Province of Kalinga

Summary data
Typecity (component)
Island groupLuzon
RegionCordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
ProvinceKalinga
Barangay count42
Postal code3800
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)700.25 km2 (270.37 sq mi)
Population (2015)110,642
Density (2015)158 / km2 (409 / sq mi)
Coordinates17° 25' North, 121° 27' East (17.4136, 121.4440)
Estimated elevation above sea level189.4 meters (621.2 feet)

Tabuk is a component city in the landlocked province of Kalinga. It serves as the provincial capital.

The city has a land area of 700.25 square kilometers or 270.37 square miles which constitutes 21.67% of Kalinga's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 110,642. This represented 52.02% of the total population of Kalinga province, or 6.43% of the overall population of the Cordillera Administrative Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 158 inhabitants per square kilometer or 409 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Tabuk has 42 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)
Agbannawag4.16%4,5994,08212.67%2.30%
Amlao0.81%89468231.09%5.29%
Appas2.48%2,7412,6891.93%0.37%
Bado Dangwa1.88%2,0781,66924.51%4.26%
Bagumbayan0.76%84372915.64%2.81%
Balawag1.52%1,6861,51711.14%2.03%
Balong1.81%1,9981,68018.93%3.36%
Bantay1.08%1,1941,01517.64%3.14%
Bulanao17.75%19,63615,94823.13%4.04%
Bulanao Norte5.72%6,3296,359-0.47%-0.09%
Bulo3.66%4,0535,057-19.85%-4.13%
Cabaritan0.90%1,0019159.40%1.73%
Cabaruan1.84%2,0361,72917.76%3.16%
Calaccad1.38%1,5281,33914.12%2.55%
Calanan1.41%1,5621,4239.77%1.79%
Casigayan2.60%2,8722,8062.35%0.44%
Cudal2.71%3,0012,7857.76%1.43%
Dagupan Centro2.73%3,0193,297-8.43%-1.66%
Dagupan Weste4.14%4,5813,98514.96%2.69%
Dilag3.71%4,1016,226-34.13%-7.64%
Dupag0.90%9971,154-13.60%-2.75%
Gobgob1.76%1,9431,8236.58%1.22%
Guilayon0.83%92383510.54%1.93%
Ipil2.98%3,2952,60626.44%4.57%
Lacnog3.99%4,4203,75717.65%3.14%
Lanna1.21%1,3391,08223.75%4.14%
Laya East2.33%2,5763,636-29.15%-6.35%
Laya West2.42%2,6832,6491.28%0.24%
Lucog1.26%1,3951,3741.53%0.29%
Magnao0.82%9061,014-10.65%-2.12%
Magsaysay3.68%4,0723,37820.54%3.62%
Malalao0.42%46539916.54%2.96%
Malin‑awa1.82%2,0131,76514.05%2.53%
Masablang0.89%9889138.21%1.51%
Nambaran3.39%3,7513,6383.11%0.58%
Nambucayan0.96%1,0629887.49%1.38%
Naneng0.62%6916900.14%0.03%
New Tanglag1.39%1,5331,30117.83%3.17%
San Juan2.52%2,7852,11531.68%5.38%
San Julian1.10%1,2151,1842.62%0.49%
Suyang0.41%45933238.25%6.36%
Tuga1.25%1,3791,3472.38%0.45%
Tabuk Total110,642103,9126.48%1.20%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Tabuk for the fiscal year of 2016 was 778,971,527.59.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
2009273,131,554.25
2010161,005,757.61-41.05%
2011176,507,048.559.63%
2012510,135,656.98189.02%
2013555,152,277.098.82%
2014629,104,456.6313.32%
2015718,773,047.0314.25%
2016778,971,527.598.38%

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 Tabuk is 5 to 9, with 12,609 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 878 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 12,482
1 to 410,070
5 to 912,609
10 to 1412,330
15 to 1912,020
20 to 2410,742
25 to 299,137
30 to 347,728
35 to 396,811
40 to 445,869
45 to 495,218
50 to 544,390
55 to 593,648
60 to 642,695
65 to 691,878
70 to 741,220
75 to 79878
80 and over917
Total110,642

Historical population

The population of Tabuk grew from 21,261 in 1960 to 110,642 in 2015, an increase of 89,381 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.20%, or an increase of 6,730 people, from the previous population of 103,912 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
21,261
28,0162.74%
33,9183.91%
42,7684.74%
57,2002.95%
63,5071.98%
78,6334.69%
87,9121.55%
103,9126.28%
110,6421.20%

Location

The city center of Tabuk is situated at approximately 17° 25' North, 121° 27' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 189.4 meters or 621.2 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 Tabuk are Tuguegarao, Ilagan, Cauayan, Santiago, Candon, and Vigan. The nearest municipalities are Rizal, Pinukpuk, Quezon, Paracelis, Balbalan, and Tanudan. Its distance from the national capital is 316.31 kilometers (196.55 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 316.31 kilometers (196.55 miles) to the South (S9°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 110,642, ranked 145 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 270.37 square kilometers, ranked 63 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 158 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,098 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.20%, ranked 1,269 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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