Pangasinan

Summary data
Map of the Philippines highlighting Pangasinan
Typeprovince
Island groupLuzon
RegionIlocos Region (Region I)
Cities4
Municipalities44
Barangays1,364
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesSouth China Sea
Area (2007)5,451.01 km2 (2,104.65 sq mi)
Population (2015)2,956,726
Density (2015)542 / km2 (1,405 / sq mi)

Pangasinan is a province in the Philippines situated in the Ilocos Region occupying the northwestern section of Luzon. Its capital is the Municipality of Lingayen.

The province has a land area of 5,451.01 square kilometers or 2,104.65 square miles. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,956,726. This represented 58.83% of the total population of the Ilocos Region, 5.14% of the overall population of the Luzon island group, or 2.93% of the entire population of the Philippines. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 542 inhabitants per square kilometer or 1,405 inhabitants per square mile.

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Pangasinan is bordered, clockwise from the North, by Lingayen Gulf, La Union, Benguet, Nueva Vizcaya, Nueva Ecija, Tarlac, Zambales, and the South China Sea.

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Local government units

Pangasinan has 44 municipalities and 4 cities. The total number of barangays in the province is 1,364.

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NameTypePopulation (2015)Population (2010)Annual Population Growth Rate (2010‑2015)Area (2007), in km2Density (2015), per km2Brgy count
Agnomunicipality28,05227,5080.37%169.7516517
Aguilarmunicipality41,46339,5290.91%195.0721316
Alaminoscity (CC)89,70885,0251.03%164.2654639
Alcalamunicipality43,40241,0771.05%45.7195021
Andamunicipality39,50437,0111.25%74.5553018
Asinganmunicipality57,35556,3530.34%66.6486121
Balungaomunicipality31,10626,6782.97%73.2542520
Banimunicipality50,30645,7581.82%179.6528027
Basistamunicipality32,95930,3851.56%24.001,37313
Bautistamunicipality32,30730,1931.30%46.3369718
Bayambangmunicipality118,205111,5211.11%143.9482177
Binalonanmunicipality54,55552,8320.61%47.571,14724
Binmaleymunicipality83,05278,7021.03%118.5070133
Bolinaomunicipality82,08474,5451.85%197.2241630
Bugallonmunicipality67,34864,2530.90%189.6435524
Burgosmunicipality21,63718,3153.22%131.3216514
Calasiaomunicipality95,15491,1090.83%48.361,96824
Dagupancity (ICC)171,271163,6760.87%37.234,60031
Dasolmunicipality29,11026,9911.45%166.6017518
Infantamunicipality24,58423,4550.90%254.299713
Labradormunicipality23,20121,1491.78%90.9925510
Laoacmunicipality31,49729,4561.28%40.5077822
Lingayenmunicipality, capital103,27898,7400.86%62.761,64632
Mabinimunicipality24,76524,0110.59%291.018516
Malasiquimunicipality130,275123,5661.01%131.3799273
Manaoagmunicipality69,49764,5781.41%55.951,24226
Mangaldanmunicipality106,33198,9051.39%48.472,19430
Mangataremmunicipality73,24169,9690.87%317.5023182
Mapandanmunicipality37,05934,4391.41%30.001,23515
Natividadmunicipality24,29922,7131.29%134.3618118
Pozorrubiomunicipality69,55566,1110.97%134.6051734
Rosalesmunicipality63,08159,6871.06%66.3995037
San Carloscity (CC)188,571175,1031.42%169.031,11686
San Fabianmunicipality83,02577,8991.22%81.281,02134
San Jacintomunicipality40,84837,7371.52%44.1892519
San Manuelmunicipality52,93946,8752.34%129.1841014
San Nicolasmunicipality35,57434,1080.80%210.2016933
San Quintinmunicipality32,94532,6260.19%115.9028421
Santa Barbaramunicipality82,01276,6371.30%61.371,33629
Santa Mariamunicipality33,03831,0911.16%69.5047523
Santo Tomasmunicipality15,02214,4060.80%12.991,15610
Sisonmunicipality47,51843,9791.48%81.8858028
Sualmunicipality34,14931,2161.72%130.1626219
Tayugmunicipality43,14940,0181.44%51.2484221
Uminganmunicipality73,25267,5341.56%258.4328358
Urbiztondomunicipality50,17047,8310.91%81.8061321
Urdanetacity (CC)132,940125,4511.11%100.261,32634
Villasismunicipality62,33359,1111.02%75.8382221
Pangasinan Total2,956,7262,779,8621.18%5,451.015421,364

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Pangasinan for the fiscal year of 2016 was 3,232,323,727.21.

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Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
20091,873,926,305.53
20101,928,332,237.972.90%
20112,142,009,292.1611.08%
20122,099,047,729.16-2.01%
20132,263,747,959.197.85%
20142,580,352,299.2613.99%
20152,942,029,539.4614.02%
20163,232,323,727.219.87%

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  • 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 Pangasinan is 5 to 9, with 315,402 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 31,795 individuals.

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Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 160,204
1 to 4251,271
5 to 9315,402
10 to 14308,431
15 to 19287,882
20 to 24258,757
25 to 29226,807
30 to 34208,495
35 to 39193,594
40 to 44171,361
45 to 49157,942
50 to 54133,461
55 to 59112,787
60 to 6489,177
65 to 6970,309
70 to 7445,650
75 to 7931,795
80 and over33,401
Total2,956,726

Historical population

The population of Pangasinan grew from 1,124,144 in 1960 to 2,956,726 in 2015, an increase of 1,832,582 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.18%, or an increase of 176,864 people, from the previous population of 2,779,862 in 2010.

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Census datePopulationGrowth rate
442,521
565,9221.57%
742,4751.37%
920,4912.23%
1,124,1441.77%
1,386,1432.07%
1,520,0851.87%
1,636,0571.48%
2,022,0562.14%
2,178,4121.41%
2,434,0862.41%
2,645,3951.15%
2,779,8621.82%
2,956,7261.18%

National roads

As of December 2016, the National Roads in Pangasinan as classified by the Department of Public Works and Highways are:

Primary Roads

  • Bakit-Bakit Junction-Umingan Road
  • Judge Jose de Venecia Sr. Avenue
  • Manila North Road
  • Pangasinan-La Union Inter-Provincial Road
  • Pangasinan-Nueva Ecija Road
  • Pangasinan-Nueva Vizcaya Road
  • Pangasinan-Tarlac Road
  • Pangasinan-Zambales Road
  • Urdaneta Junction-Dagupan Road
  • Urdaneta Junction-Dagupan-Lingayen Road
  • Urdaneta Junction-Lingayen Road via Zambales

Secondary Roads

  • Alaminos-Bolinao Road
  • Alaminos-Lucap Road
  • Calasiao Old Road
  • Camiling-Wawa-Bayambang-Malasiqui-Santa Barbara Road
  • Carmen Junction-Bayambang-Manat Road
  • Carmen Junction-Manat Road
  • Dagupan-Bonuan-San Fabian Road
  • Labrador Diversion Road
  • Mangaldan-Manaoag-Binalonan Road
  • San Carlos-Calasiao Road
  • Santa Barbara Old Road
  • Santa Barbara-Mangaldan Road
  • Villasis-Malasiqui-San Carlos Road

Tertiary Roads

  • Alaminos By-Pass Road
  • Alaminos-Cadre Road
  • Bani-Agno Road
  • Bayambang Cadre Road
  • Binalonan-Asingan-Santa Maria Road
  • Binmaley Beach Road
  • Binmaley-Lingayen via Quibaol Road
  • Burgos-Agno Road
  • Judge Jose De Venecia Boulevard Extension Road
  • Judge Jose De Venecia Service Road
  • Lingayen Cadre Road
  • Lingayen Capitol Loop (Left)
  • Lingayen Capitol Loop (Right)
  • Lingayen-Labrador Diversion Road
  • Manaoag Cadre Road
  • San Nicolas-Natividad-San Quintin-Umingan-Guimba Road
  • Tayug Cadre Road
  • Urdaneta Junction-Lingayen Diversion Road (Perez Boulevard)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 2,956,726, ranked 4 out of 81
  • Land area (2007): 2,104.65 square kilometers, ranked 18 out of 81
  • Population density (2015): 542 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 9 out of 81
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.18%, ranked 56 out of 81

Notes

  1. Unless otherwise specified, population count (excluding percentages) and land area figures are derived from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Maps utilize OpenStreetMap data available under the Open Data Commons Open Database License.
  3. Data on annual regular income is from the Bureau of Local Government Finance, Department of Finance
  4. Data on National Roads is from the Department of Public Works and Highways.
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