Quirino

Summary data
Map of the Philippines highlighting Quirino
Typeprovince
Island groupLuzon
RegionCagayan Valley (Region II)
Cities0
Municipalities6
Barangays132
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Area (2007)2,323.47 km2 (897.10 sq mi)
Population (2015)188,991
Density (2015)81 / km2 (211 / sq mi)

Quirino is a province in the Philippines situated in the Cagayan Valley region occupying the northeastern section of Luzon. Its capital is the Municipality of Cabarroguis.

The province has a land area of 2,323.47 square kilometers or 897.10 square miles. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 188,991. This represented 5.48% of the total population of the Cagayan Valley region, 0.33% of the overall population of the Luzon island group, or 0.19% of the entire population of the Philippines. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 81 inhabitants per square kilometer or 211 inhabitants per square mile.

Map

Quirino is bordered, clockwise from the North, by Isabela, Aurora, and Nueva Vizcaya.

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Map of the Philippines with Quirino highlighted in redMap of Quirino showing its component municipalitiesAglipayCabarroguisDiffunMaddelaNagtipunanSaguday

Local government units

Quirino has 6 municipalities. The total number of barangays in the province is 132.

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NameTypePopulation (2015)Population (2010)Annual Population Growth Rate (2010‑2015)Area (2007), in km2Density (2015), per km2Brgy count
Aglipaymunicipality27,78726,1871.14%161.7017225
Cabarroguismunicipality, capital30,58229,3950.76%260.2011817
Diffunmunicipality52,56948,5011.55%320.1016433
Maddelamunicipality38,49935,6341.48%918.574232
Nagtipunanmunicipality23,48422,4730.84%607.403916
Sagudaymunicipality16,07014,5961.85%55.502909
Quirino Total188,991176,7861.28%2,323.4781132

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Quirino for the fiscal year of 2016 was 899,333,091.58.

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Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
2009475,214,916.80
2010499,128,869.305.03%
2011548,922,483.099.98%
2012568,685,279.743.60%
2013560,103,544.78-1.51%
2014677,583,721.8020.97%
2015825,650,886.6921.85%
2016899,333,091.588.92%

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 Quirino is 5 to 9, with 20,559 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 1,498 individuals.

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Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 13,927
1 to 416,785
5 to 920,559
10 to 1419,683
15 to 1917,757
20 to 2417,135
25 to 2915,189
30 to 3413,864
35 to 3912,903
40 to 4411,314
45 to 499,996
50 to 548,722
55 to 597,174
60 to 645,327
65 to 693,475
70 to 742,066
75 to 791,617
80 and over1,498
Total188,991

Historical population

The population of Quirino grew from 24,266 in 1960 to 188,991 in 2015, an increase of 164,725 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.28%, or an increase of 12,205 people, from the previous population of 176,786 in 2010.

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Census datePopulationGrowth rate
3,923
2,520-4.44%
24,26622.04%
49,7677.28%
65,7635.75%
83,2304.82%
114,1323.21%
131,1192.63%
148,5752.72%
163,6101.34%
176,7862.86%
188,9911.28%

National roads

As of December 2016, the National Roads in Quirino as classified by the Department of Public Works and Highways are:

Secondary Roads

  • Cordon-Aurora Boundary Road (Isabela Boundary-Junction Dumabato)
  • Cordon-Aurora Boundary Road (Junction Dumabato-Aurora Boundary)

Tertiary Roads

  • CDMA (Dalemdem-Pinaribad-Palacian) By-Pass Road
  • Dumabato-Balligui Road
  • Echague-Jones-Madella Road (Villa Norte-Panang Section)
  • Junction Abbag-Guingin Boundary Road
  • Junction Mangandingay-Saguday-Isabela Boundary Road
  • Junction Victoria-Maddela-Alicia-Kasibu Boundary Road (Junction Victoria-Kasibu Boundary)
  • NRJ Villa Sur-San Pedro-Cabua-an-Ysmael-Disimungal Road

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 188,991, ranked 73 out of 81
  • Land area (2007): 897.10 square kilometers, ranked 57 out of 81
  • Population density (2015): 81 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 71 out of 81
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.28%, ranked 45 out of 81

Notes

  1. Unless otherwise specified, population count (excluding percentages) and land area figures are derived from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Maps utilize OpenStreetMap data available under the Open Data Commons Open Database License.
  3. Data on annual regular income is from the Bureau of Local Government Finance, Department of Finance
  4. Data on National Roads is from the Department of Public Works and Highways.
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