Dupax del Sur, Province of Nueva Vizcaya

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCagayan Valley (Region II)
ProvinceNueva Vizcaya
Barangay count19
Postal code3707
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)374.70 km2 (144.67 sq mi)
Population (2015)19,111
Density (2015)51 / km2 (132 / sq mi)
Coordinates16° 17' North, 121° 5' East (16.2842, 121.0913)
Estimated elevation above sea level378.5 meters (1,241.5 feet)

Dupax del Sur is a municipality in the landlocked province of Nueva Vizcaya.

The municipality has a land area of 374.70 square kilometers or 144.67 square miles which constitutes 9.42% of Nueva Vizcaya's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 19,111. This represented 4.23% of the total population of Nueva Vizcaya province, or 0.55% of the overall population of the Cagayan Valley region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 51 inhabitants per square kilometer or 132 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Dupax del Sur has 19 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)
Abaca2.99%57149814.66%2.64%
Bagumbayan4.12%788877-10.15%-2.02%
Balsain3.19%609673-9.51%-1.88%
Banila3.81%7286787.37%1.36%
Biruk4.85%92681413.76%2.48%
Canabay5.44%1,03990814.43%2.60%
Carolotan5.32%1,0169734.42%0.83%
Domang7.58%1,4491,3636.31%1.17%
Dopaj9.01%1,7221,773-2.88%-0.55%
Gabut6.63%1,2681,10115.17%2.73%
Ganao5.47%1,04594210.93%2.00%
Kimbutan6.49%1,2401,1359.25%1.70%
Kinabuan5.54%1,0591,130-6.28%-1.23%
Lukidnon1.93%369380-2.89%-0.56%
Mangayang11.20%2,1401,9778.24%1.52%
Palabotan5.67%1,0831,108-2.26%-0.43%
Sanguit5.41%1,03384022.98%4.02%
Santa Maria2.90%5555177.35%1.36%
Talbek2.46%4714592.61%0.49%
Dupax del Sur Total19,11118,1465.32%0.99%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Dupax del Sur for the fiscal year of 2016 was 123,476,383.74.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200970,544,271.39
201074,544,664.495.67%
201180,654,988.368.20%
201278,836,484.84-2.25%
201387,464,309.0410.94%
201499,158,763.0413.37%
2015112,329,119.1113.28%
2016123,476,383.749.92%

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 Dupax del Sur is 5 to 9, with 2,023 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 191 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1359
1 to 41,617
5 to 92,023
10 to 141,938
15 to 191,816
20 to 241,673
25 to 291,559
30 to 341,321
35 to 391,279
40 to 441,166
45 to 491,113
50 to 54943
55 to 59766
60 to 64506
65 to 69398
70 to 74252
75 to 79191
80 and over191
Total19,111

Historical population

The population of Dupax del Sur grew from 10,993 in 1960 to 19,111 in 2015, an increase of 8,118 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.99%, or an increase of 965 people, from the previous population of 18,146 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
10,993
18,2415.08%
10,161-11.08%
9,632-1.06%
12,2972.47%
13,9002.32%
16,3713.57%
17,3540.81%
18,1461.64%
19,1110.99%

Location

The municipal center of Dupax del Sur is situated at approximately 16° 17' North, 121° 5' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 378.5 meters or 1,241.5 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 Dupax del Sur are San Jose, Baguio, Muñoz, Santiago, Urdaneta, and Palayan. The nearest municipalities are Dupax del Norte, Aritao, Bambang, Santa Fe, Kasibu, and Bayombong. Its distance from the national capital is 187.78 kilometers (116.68 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 187.78 kilometers (116.68 miles) to the South (S4°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 19,111, ranked 1,238 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 144.67 square kilometers, ranked 225 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 51 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,465 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.99%, ranked 45 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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