Bangui, Province of Ilocos Norte

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionIlocos Region (Region I)
ProvinceIlocos Norte
Barangay count14
Postal code2920
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesSouth China Sea
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)112.98 km2 (43.62 sq mi)
Population (2015)14,672
Density (2015)130 / km2 (336 / sq mi)
Coordinates18° 32' North, 120° 46' East (18.5367, 120.7657)
Estimated elevation above sea level13.8 meters (45.1 feet)

Bangui is a coastal municipality in the province of Ilocos Norte.

The municipality has a land area of 112.98 square kilometers or 43.62 square miles which constitutes 3.26% of Ilocos Norte's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 14,672. This represented 2.47% of the total population of Ilocos Norte province, or 0.29% of the overall population of the Ilocos Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 130 inhabitants per square kilometer or 336 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Bangui 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)
Abaca11.78%1,7291,7111.05%0.20%
Bacsil4.94%7256855.84%1.09%
Banban5.04%7407232.35%0.44%
Baruyen10.50%1,5411,4337.54%1.39%
Dadaor2.90%4264035.71%1.06%
Lanao13.35%1,9581,9321.35%0.25%
Malasin6.82%1,0009416.27%1.16%
Manayon7.44%1,0921,0296.12%1.14%
Masikil4.29%629641-1.87%-0.36%
Nagbalagan4.78%701720-2.64%-0.51%
Payac5.17%758817-7.22%-1.42%
San Lorenzo14.83%2,1762,0008.80%1.62%
Taguiporo3.73%547586-6.66%-1.30%
Utol4.43%6506067.26%1.34%
Bangui Total14,67215,025-2.35%-0.45%

Economy

The annual regular revenue of Bangui for the fiscal year of 2016 was 83,376,433.46.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200944,287,817.28
201055,279,795.6624.82%
201155,942,824.451.20%
201257,395,433.762.60%
201360,859,690.276.04%
201468,207,080.7212.07%
201575,777,455.6011.10%
201683,376,433.4610.03%

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 Bangui is 5 to 9, with 1,426 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 238 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1238
1 to 41,083
5 to 91,426
10 to 141,342
15 to 191,208
20 to 241,141
25 to 291,118
30 to 341,044
35 to 39945
40 to 44913
45 to 49941
50 to 54769
55 to 59642
60 to 64533
65 to 69421
70 to 74316
75 to 79263
80 and over329
Total14,672

Historical population

The population of Bangui grew from 9,026 in 1960 to 14,672 in 2015, an increase of 5,646 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.45%, or a decrease of 353 people, from the previous population of 15,025 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
9,026
11,0532.00%
11,4800.76%
11,122-0.63%
12,9211.51%
13,7741.20%
14,3270.85%
14,6340.29%
15,0250.96%
14,672-0.45%

Location

The municipal center of Bangui is situated at approximately 18° 32' North, 120° 46' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 13.8 meters or 45.1 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 Bangui are Laoag, Batac, Vigan, Tabuk, Tuguegarao, and Candon. The nearest municipalities are Pagudpud, Dumalneg, Burgos, Adams, Santa Praxedes, and Pasuquin. Its distance from the national capital is 437.29 kilometers (271.72 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 437.29 kilometers (271.72 miles) to the South (S3°E)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 14,672, ranked 1,411 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 43.62 square kilometers, ranked 940 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 130 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,209 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): -0.45%, ranked 1,257 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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