Dinapigue, Province of Isabela

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCagayan Valley (Region II)
ProvinceIsabela
Barangay count6
Postal code3336
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesPhilippine Sea
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)574.40 km2 (221.78 sq mi)
Population (2015)5,005
Density (2015)9 / km2 (23 / sq mi)
Coordinates16° 31' North, 122° 16' East (16.5248, 122.2631)
Estimated elevation above sea level13.4 meters (44.0 feet)

Dinapigue is a coastal municipality in the province of Isabela.

The municipality has a land area of 574.40 square kilometers or 221.78 square miles which constitutes 4.63% of Isabela's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 5,005. This represented 0.31% of the total population of Isabela province, or 0.15% of the overall population of the Cagayan Valley region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 9 inhabitants per square kilometer or 23 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Dinapigue has 6 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)
Ayod4.84%242312-22.44%-4.72%
Bucal Norte4.68%234268-12.69%-2.55%
Bucal Sur14.57%729774-5.81%-1.13%
Dibulo22.68%1,1351,349-15.86%-3.24%
Digumased47.87%2,3962,529-5.26%-1.02%
Dimaluade5.37%2692526.75%1.25%
Dinapigue Total5,0055,484-8.73%-1.73%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Dinapigue for the fiscal year of 2016 was 138,633,852.70.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200978,120,319.14
201079,472,502.741.73%
201189,507,167.4312.63%
201291,463,782.712.19%
201399,843,094.969.16%
2014116,104,210.8116.29%
2015130,927,772.8012.77%
2016138,633,852.705.89%

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 Dinapigue is 5 to 9, with 647 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 30 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1127
1 to 4575
5 to 9647
10 to 14574
15 to 19404
20 to 24365
25 to 29407
30 to 34350
35 to 39325
40 to 44257
45 to 49283
50 to 54212
55 to 59177
60 to 64120
65 to 6977
70 to 7445
75 to 7930
80 and over30
Total5,005

Historical population

The population of Dinapigue grew from 932 in 1975 to 5,005 in 2015, an increase of 4,073 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.72%, or a decrease of 479 people, from the previous population of 5,484 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
932
764-3.90%
2,10510.67%
3,0467.17%
3,1710.87%
4,8075.91%
5,4844.91%
5,005-1.72%

Location

The municipal center of Dinapigue is situated at approximately 16° 31' North, 122° 16' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 13.4 meters or 44.0 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 Dinapigue are Cauayan, Ilagan, Santiago, Tabuk, Tuguegarao, and San Jose. The nearest municipalities are Dilasag, Casiguran, Dinalungan, San Guillermo, San Agustin, and San Mariano. Its distance from the national capital is 254.46 kilometers (158.12 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 254.46 kilometers (158.12 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S33°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 5,005, ranked 1,575 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 221.78 square kilometers, ranked 102 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 9 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,591 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): -1.73%, ranked 1,407 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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