Pagudpud, Province of Ilocos Norte

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionIlocos Region (Region I)
ProvinceIlocos Norte
Barangay count16
Postal code2919
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesSouth China Sea
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)194.90 km2 (75.25 sq mi)
Population (2015)23,770
Density (2015)122 / km2 (316 / sq mi)
Coordinates18° 34' North, 120° 47' East (18.5601, 120.7887)
Estimated elevation above sea level10.8 meters (35.3 feet)

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

The municipality has a land area of 194.90 square kilometers or 75.25 square miles which constitutes 5.62% of Ilocos Norte's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 23,770. This represented 4.01% of the total population of Ilocos Norte province, or 0.47% of the overall population of the Ilocos Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 122 inhabitants per square kilometer or 316 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Pagudpud has 16 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)
Aggasi2.81%6676581.37%0.26%
Baduang4.64%1,10383731.78%5.39%
Balaoi8.14%1,9341,67415.53%2.79%
Burayoc6.35%1,5091,4206.27%1.16%
Caparispisan3.53%83969121.42%3.76%
Caunayan5.81%1,3821,24211.27%2.05%
Dampig4.27%1,0151,0110.40%0.08%
Ligaya4.19%9971,027-2.92%-0.56%
Pancian9.28%2,2052,00110.19%1.87%
Pasaleng7.27%1,7271,6643.79%0.71%
Poblacion 110.67%2,5362,21914.29%2.58%
Poblacion 212.38%2,9422,8533.12%0.59%
Saguigui3.67%8727939.96%1.82%
Saud6.53%1,5511,37612.72%2.31%
Subec6.55%1,5571,5063.39%0.64%
Tarrag3.93%9349053.20%0.60%
Pagudpud Total23,77021,8778.65%1.59%

Economy

The annual regular revenue of Pagudpud for the fiscal year of 2016 was 135,416,657.97.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200949,389,700.32
201061,901,134.7225.33%
201163,616,743.322.77%
201263,047,214.47-0.90%
201369,210,655.139.78%
201494,163,740.6136.05%
2015105,566,954.7112.11%
2016135,416,657.9728.28%

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 Pagudpud is 10 to 14, with 2,456 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 293 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1536
1 to 41,938
5 to 92,451
10 to 142,456
15 to 192,183
20 to 242,011
25 to 291,964
30 to 341,787
35 to 391,650
40 to 441,389
45 to 491,261
50 to 541,054
55 to 59918
60 to 64721
65 to 69506
70 to 74353
75 to 79299
80 and over293
Total23,770

Historical population

The population of Pagudpud grew from 8,702 in 1960 to 23,770 in 2015, an increase of 15,068 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.59%, or an increase of 1,893 people, from the previous population of 21,877 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
8,702
11,2832.57%
12,3881.89%
13,6752.00%
16,5581.93%
17,1680.68%
19,3152.56%
20,3850.75%
21,8772.60%
23,7701.59%

Location

The municipal center of Pagudpud is situated at approximately 18° 34' North, 120° 47' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 10.8 meters or 35.3 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 Pagudpud are Laoag, Batac, Vigan, Tabuk, Tuguegarao, and Candon. The nearest municipalities are Bangui, Dumalneg, Adams, Burgos, Santa Praxedes, and Pasuquin. Its distance from the national capital is 439.76 kilometers (273.25 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 439.76 kilometers (273.25 miles) to the South (S3°E)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 23,770, ranked 1,121 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 75.25 square kilometers, ranked 557 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 122 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,233 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.59%, ranked 1,386 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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