Malasiqui, Province of Pangasinan

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionIlocos Region (Region I)
ProvincePangasinan
Barangay count73
Postal code2421
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)131.37 km2 (50.72 sq mi)
Population (2015)130,275
Density (2015)992 / km2 (2,569 / sq mi)
Coordinates15° 55' North, 120° 25' East (15.9191, 120.4139)
Estimated elevation above sea level17.2 meters (56.5 feet)

Malasiqui is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Pangasinan.

The municipality has a land area of 131.37 square kilometers or 50.72 square miles which constitutes 2.41% of Pangasinan's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 130,275. This represented 4.41% of the total population of Pangasinan province, or 2.59% of the overall population of the Ilocos Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 992 inhabitants per square kilometer or 2,569 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Malasiqui has 73 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)
Abonagan1.08%1,4041,3801.74%0.33%
Agdao0.61%793795-0.25%-0.05%
Alacan1.51%1,9651,8565.87%1.09%
Aliaga1.86%2,4222,3234.26%0.80%
Amacalan0.95%1,2331,1943.27%0.61%
Anolid0.89%1,1631,0956.21%1.15%
Apaya1.49%1,9371,9011.89%0.36%
Asin Este2.11%2,7522,6762.84%0.53%
Asin Weste0.74%96584913.66%2.47%
Bacundao Este1.00%1,2981,2236.13%1.14%
Bacundao Weste1.03%1,3461,17814.26%2.57%
Bakitiw1.62%2,1102,115-0.24%-0.05%
Balite0.68%882980-10.00%-1.99%
Banawang2.04%2,6612,4618.13%1.50%
Barang1.69%2,2021,89416.26%2.91%
Bawer0.56%72563414.35%2.59%
Binalay1.06%1,3801,23112.10%2.20%
Bobon0.80%1,0449598.86%1.63%
Bolaoit2.06%2,6862,5435.62%1.05%
Bongar1.40%1,8291,870-2.19%-0.42%
Butao0.95%1,2391,02321.11%3.71%
Cabatling2.08%2,7152,5167.91%1.46%
Cabueldatan0.50%653689-5.22%-1.02%
Calbueg1.43%1,8591,39733.07%5.59%
Canan Norte1.45%1,8901,8750.80%0.15%
Canan Sur0.91%1,1821,0908.44%1.55%
Cawayan Bogtong2.23%2,9112,8093.63%0.68%
Don Pedro2.36%3,0772,9713.57%0.67%
Gatang1.21%1,5731,4826.14%1.14%
Goliman1.06%1,3781,3690.66%0.12%
Gomez0.91%1,1911,1414.38%0.82%
Guilig1.13%1,4701,3379.95%1.82%
Ican1.12%1,4621,3319.84%1.80%
Ingalagala0.71%92370331.29%5.32%
Lareg‑lareg1.91%2,4832,4162.77%0.52%
Lasip1.14%1,4841,4075.47%1.02%
Lepa1.65%2,1512,1191.51%0.29%
Loqueb Este2.02%2,6382,5961.62%0.31%
Loqueb Norte1.63%2,1282,0503.80%0.71%
Loqueb Sur1.19%1,5491,4983.40%0.64%
Lunec1.91%2,4882,25110.53%1.92%
Mabulitec0.71%9238617.20%1.33%
Malimpec1.74%2,2662,308-1.82%-0.35%
Manggan‑Dampay1.09%1,4221,3217.65%1.41%
Nalsian Norte2.34%3,0462,9533.15%0.59%
Nalsian Sur0.92%1,1991,1266.48%1.20%
Nancapian0.99%1,2931,2285.29%0.99%
Nansangaan0.49%6325867.85%1.45%
Olea1.86%2,4232,2318.61%1.58%
Pacuan0.57%74364215.73%2.82%
Palapar Norte0.94%1,2251,2111.16%0.22%
Palapar Sur0.64%834921-9.45%-1.87%
Palong1.76%2,2982,1894.98%0.93%
Pamaranum0.53%69562511.20%2.04%
Pasima1.96%2,5472,586-1.51%-0.29%
Payar1.05%1,3711,389-1.30%-0.25%
Poblacion6.16%8,0277,8432.35%0.44%
Polong Norte1.10%1,4341,4320.14%0.03%
Polong Sur1.26%1,6361,5604.87%0.91%
Potiocan1.25%1,6341,5892.83%0.53%
San Julian1.07%1,3901,3532.73%0.52%
Tabo‑Sili0.89%1,1611,291-10.07%-2.00%
Talospatang2.50%3,2592,86313.83%2.50%
Taloy1.86%2,4242,498-2.96%-0.57%
Taloyan1.00%1,2981,08919.19%3.40%
Tambac2.49%3,2432,73718.49%3.28%
Tobor1.67%2,1742,0346.88%1.28%
Tolonguat0.68%890964-7.68%-1.51%
Tomling1.20%1,5621,22327.72%4.77%
Umando1.01%1,3191,2812.97%0.56%
Viado0.58%76168710.77%1.97%
Waig0.78%1,02287716.53%2.96%
Warey2.21%2,8832,8411.48%0.28%
Malasiqui Total130,275123,5665.43%1.01%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Malasiqui for the fiscal year of 2016 was 245,728,683.20.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
2009136,668,193.84
2010197,365,742.8944.41%
2011156,282,621.08-20.82%
2012154,320,220.87-1.26%
2013167,635,792.438.63%
2014189,648,433.9213.13%
2015213,382,598.3012.51%
2016245,728,683.2015.16%

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 Malasiqui is 5 to 9, with 14,534 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 1,306 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 12,773
1 to 411,324
5 to 914,534
10 to 1414,431
15 to 1913,167
20 to 2411,120
25 to 299,625
30 to 348,956
35 to 398,363
40 to 447,407
45 to 496,476
50 to 545,565
55 to 594,862
60 to 643,817
65 to 693,108
70 to 741,973
75 to 791,306
80 and over1,468
Total130,275

Historical population

The population of Malasiqui grew from 50,730 in 1960 to 130,275 in 2015, an increase of 79,545 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.01%, or an increase of 6,709 people, from the previous population of 123,566 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
50,730
61,4231.89%
67,4891.91%
70,9050.99%
92,0532.65%
101,0561.76%
113,1902.46%
122,8201.13%
123,5660.22%
130,2751.01%

Location

The municipal center of Malasiqui is situated at approximately 15° 55' North, 120° 25' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 17.2 meters or 56.5 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 Malasiqui are San Carlos, Dagupan, Urdaneta, Tarlac City, Alaminos, and Baguio. The nearest municipalities are Basista, Santa Barbara, Calasiao, Mapandan, Bayambang, and Bautista. Its distance from the national capital is 159.08 kilometers (98.85 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 159.08 kilometers (98.85 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S22°E)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 130,275, ranked 106 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 50.72 square kilometers, ranked 713 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 992 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 132 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.01%, ranked 623 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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