Banayoyo, Province of Ilocos Sur

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionIlocos Region (Region I)
ProvinceIlocos Sur
Barangay count14
Postal code2708
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)24.63 km2 (9.51 sq mi)
Population (2015)7,748
Density (2015)315 / km2 (815 / sq mi)
Coordinates17° 14' North, 120° 29' East (17.2358, 120.4797)
Estimated elevation above sea level31.5 meters (103.2 feet)

Banayoyo is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Ilocos Sur.

The municipality has a land area of 24.63 square kilometers or 9.51 square miles which constitutes 0.95% of Ilocos Sur's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 7,748. This represented 1.12% of the total population of Ilocos Sur province, or 0.15% of the overall population of the Ilocos Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 315 inhabitants per square kilometer or 815 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Banayoyo 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)
Bagbagotot5.81%4504148.70%1.60%
Banbanaal8.12%629667-5.70%-1.11%
Bisangol2.66%206209-1.44%-0.27%
Cadanglaan3.65%28323520.43%3.60%
Casilagan Norte7.11%551568-2.99%-0.58%
Casilagan Sur5.54%429447-4.03%-0.78%
Elefante7.38%572597-4.19%-0.81%
Guardia6.61%5124914.28%0.80%
Lintic16.93%1,3121,2485.13%0.96%
Lopez5.45%422442-4.52%-0.88%
Montero1.54%1191108.18%1.51%
Naguimba12.39%960984-2.44%-0.47%
Pila2.59%201218-7.80%-1.53%
Poblacion14.22%1,1021,0643.57%0.67%
Banayoyo Total7,7487,6940.70%0.13%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Banayoyo for the fiscal year of 2016 was 194,375,246.46.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200930,371,412.71
201081,957,741.91169.85%
201180,964,066.14-1.21%
201279,333,259.07-2.01%
201367,398,512.58-15.04%
201432,542,480.89-51.72%
2015110,528,039.65239.64%
2016194,375,246.4675.86%

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 Banayoyo is 5 to 9, with 767 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 100 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1100
1 to 4544
5 to 9767
10 to 14734
15 to 19637
20 to 24652
25 to 29530
30 to 34622
35 to 39561
40 to 44512
45 to 49474
50 to 54391
55 to 59346
60 to 64264
65 to 69211
70 to 74162
75 to 79105
80 and over136
Total7,748

Historical population

The population of Banayoyo grew from 3,252 in 1960 to 7,748 in 2015, an increase of 4,496 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.13%, or an increase of 54 people, from the previous population of 7,694 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
3,252
3,9701.97%
4,5852.93%
5,0371.90%
5,8641.53%
6,1400.87%
6,7281.98%
7,1490.84%
7,6942.71%
7,7480.13%

Location

The municipal center of Banayoyo is situated at approximately 17° 14' North, 120° 29' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 31.5 meters or 103.2 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 Banayoyo are Candon, Vigan, San Fernando, Batac, Baguio, and Laoag. The nearest municipalities are Lidlidda, Galimuyod, Santiago, Burgos, San Emilio, and San Esteban. Its distance from the national capital is 297.57 kilometers (184.90 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 297.57 kilometers (184.90 miles) to the South (S10°E)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 7,748, ranked 1,554 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 9.51 square kilometers, ranked 1,556 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 315 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 612 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.13%, ranked 1,112 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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