Mallig, Province of Isabela

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCagayan Valley (Region II)
ProvinceIsabela
Barangay count18
Postal code3323
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)133.40 km2 (51.51 sq mi)
Population (2015)30,459
Density (2015)228 / km2 (591 / sq mi)
Coordinates17° 13' North, 121° 37' East (17.2114, 121.6112)
Estimated elevation above sea level64.8 meters (212.5 feet)

Mallig is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Isabela.

The municipality has a land area of 133.40 square kilometers or 51.51 square miles which constitutes 1.07% of Isabela's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 30,459. This represented 1.91% of the total population of Isabela province, or 0.88% of the overall population of the Cagayan Valley region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 228 inhabitants per square kilometer or 591 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Mallig has 18 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)
Binmonton5.70%1,7371,5839.73%1.78%
Casili4.19%1,2771,2720.39%0.07%
Centro I6.62%2,0151,9553.07%0.58%
Centro II4.20%1,2801,288-0.62%-0.12%
Holy Friday5.67%1,7271,7170.58%0.11%
Maligaya7.67%2,3362,1638.00%1.48%
Manano6.39%1,9471,7809.38%1.72%
Olango6.99%2,1292,0682.95%0.56%
Rang‑ayan5.31%1,6161,5156.67%1.24%
San Jose Norte I7.37%2,2442,1414.81%0.90%
San Jose Norte II7.55%2,3012,0949.89%1.81%
San Jose Sur6.27%1,9111,65915.19%2.73%
San Pedro4.56%1,3881,3254.75%0.89%
San Ramon2.65%80665822.49%3.94%
Siempre Viva Norte6.47%1,9721,78410.54%1.93%
Siempre Viva Sur7.47%2,2751,96415.84%2.84%
Trinidad1.47%44930945.31%7.37%
Victoria3.44%1,0491,070-1.96%-0.38%
Mallig Total30,45928,3457.46%1.38%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Mallig for the fiscal year of 2016 was 86,386,943.44.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200947,370,766.40
201050,163,043.295.89%
201158,226,258.4416.07%
201256,507,698.21-2.95%
201360,196,348.156.53%
201469,780,569.6915.92%
201577,473,944.6011.03%
201686,386,943.4411.50%

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 Mallig is 5 to 9, with 2,991 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 206 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1550
1 to 42,447
5 to 92,991
10 to 142,861
15 to 192,764
20 to 242,804
25 to 292,561
30 to 342,320
35 to 392,216
40 to 441,930
45 to 491,740
50 to 541,552
55 to 591,284
60 to 64941
65 to 69638
70 to 74401
75 to 79253
80 and over206
Total30,459

Historical population

The population of Mallig grew from 8,837 in 1960 to 30,459 in 2015, an increase of 21,622 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.38%, or an increase of 2,114 people, from the previous population of 28,345 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
8,837
11,9202.97%
14,3893.85%
17,1813.61%
22,0602.53%
23,3441.07%
25,9182.27%
27,2450.69%
28,3451.45%
30,4591.38%

Location

The municipal center of Mallig is situated at approximately 17° 13' North, 121° 37' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 64.8 meters or 212.5 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 Mallig are Tabuk, Ilagan, Cauayan, Tuguegarao, Santiago, and Candon. The nearest municipalities are Roxas, Quezon, Quirino, Burgos, San Manuel, and Delfin Albano. Its distance from the national capital is 297.79 kilometers (185.04 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 297.79 kilometers (185.04 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S13°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 30,459, ranked 894 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 51.51 square kilometers, ranked 803 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 228 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 860 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.38%, ranked 1,391 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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