Labrador, Province of Pangasinan

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionIlocos Region (Region I)
ProvincePangasinan
Barangay count10
Postal code2402
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesLingayen Gulf [South China Sea]
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)90.99 km2 (35.13 sq mi)
Population (2015)23,201
Density (2015)255 / km2 (660 / sq mi)
Coordinates16° 2' North, 120° 9' East (16.0255, 120.1453)
Estimated elevation above sea level6.6 meters (21.7 feet)

Labrador is a coastal municipality in the province of Pangasinan.

The municipality has a land area of 90.99 square kilometers or 35.13 square miles which constitutes 1.67% of Pangasinan's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 23,201. This represented 0.78% of the total population of Pangasinan province, or 0.46% of the overall population of the Ilocos Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 255 inhabitants per square kilometer or 660 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Labrador has 10 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)
Bolo16.61%3,8543,34215.32%2.75%
Bongalon9.85%2,2862,04112.00%2.18%
Dulig10.11%2,3452,440-3.89%-0.75%
Laois10.78%2,5002,3834.91%0.92%
Magsaysay6.40%1,4841,4651.30%0.25%
Poblacion10.80%2,5051,82837.04%6.18%
San Gonzalo4.77%1,1071,0297.58%1.40%
San Jose5.31%1,2321,274-3.30%-0.64%
Tobuan12.72%2,9512,60413.33%2.41%
Uyong12.66%2,9372,7437.07%1.31%
Labrador Total23,20121,1499.70%1.78%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Labrador for the fiscal year of 2016 was 69,975,496.65.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
2009143,829,001.98
201072,222,762.51-49.79%
201146,505,416.85-35.61%
201244,894,487.98-3.46%
201350,209,378.4111.84%
201456,316,087.8212.16%
201563,853,276.4913.38%
201669,975,496.659.59%

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 Labrador is 5 to 9, with 2,517 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 240 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1487
1 to 41,933
5 to 92,517
10 to 142,509
15 to 192,331
20 to 241,914
25 to 291,596
30 to 341,563
35 to 391,525
40 to 441,359
45 to 491,245
50 to 541,147
55 to 59895
60 to 64721
65 to 69576
70 to 74353
75 to 79240
80 and over290
Total23,201

Historical population

The population of Labrador grew from 8,455 in 1960 to 23,201 in 2015, an increase of 14,746 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.78%, or an increase of 2,052 people, from the previous population of 21,149 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
8,455
10,8352.46%
11,7451.63%
12,1200.63%
15,2292.31%
16,7061.75%
19,2643.10%
20,5080.87%
21,1491.13%
23,2011.78%

Location

The municipal center of Labrador is situated at approximately 16° 2' North, 120° 9' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 6.6 meters or 21.7 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 Labrador are Dagupan, Alaminos, San Carlos, Urdaneta, Baguio, and San Fernando. The nearest municipalities are Sual, Lingayen, Bugallon, Binmaley, Aguilar, and Mabini. Its distance from the national capital is 182.33 kilometers (113.29 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 182.33 kilometers (113.29 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S29°E)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 23,201, ranked 1,108 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 35.13 square kilometers, ranked 1,045 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 255 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 771 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.78%, ranked 569 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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