Saguday, Province of Quirino

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCagayan Valley (Region II)
ProvinceQuirino
Barangay count9
Postal code3402
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)55.50 km2 (21.43 sq mi)
Population (2015)16,070
Density (2015)290 / km2 (750 / sq mi)
Coordinates16° 32' North, 121° 34' East (16.5409, 121.5629)
Estimated elevation above sea level108.0 meters (354.1 feet)

Saguday is a municipality in the landlocked province of Quirino.

The municipality has a land area of 55.50 square kilometers or 21.43 square miles which constitutes 2.39% of Quirino's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 16,070. This represented 8.50% of the total population of Quirino province, or 0.47% of the overall population of the Cagayan Valley region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 290 inhabitants per square kilometer or 750 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Saguday has 9 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)
Cardenas5.98%96181917.34%3.09%
Dibul8.56%1,3761,2549.73%1.78%
Gamis6.40%1,02986618.82%3.34%
La Paz18.57%2,9842,70010.52%1.92%
Magsaysay17.84%2,8672,6946.42%1.19%
Rizal19.98%3,2112,84912.71%2.30%
Salvacion8.74%1,4051,3117.17%1.33%
Santo Tomas8.26%1,3281,2674.81%0.90%
Tres Reyes5.66%9098368.73%1.61%
Saguday Total16,07014,59610.10%1.85%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Saguday for the fiscal year of 2016 was 55,569,122.65.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200931,575,442.08
201033,068,226.684.73%
201135,868,183.388.47%
201235,026,479.13-2.35%
201339,282,432.0412.15%
201444,255,784.3912.66%
201550,568,214.7714.26%
201655,569,122.659.89%

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 Saguday is 5 to 9, with 1,672 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 149 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1297
1 to 41,402
5 to 91,672
10 to 141,569
15 to 191,410
20 to 241,404
25 to 291,334
30 to 341,171
35 to 391,179
40 to 44996
45 to 49843
50 to 54787
55 to 59658
60 to 64482
65 to 69346
70 to 74218
75 to 79153
80 and over149
Total16,070

Historical population

The population of Saguday grew from 3,264 in 1960 to 16,070 in 2015, an increase of 12,806 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.85%, or an increase of 1,474 people, from the previous population of 14,596 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
3,264
4,8663.98%
5,9354.07%
6,6732.37%
9,9184.04%
10,9001.78%
17,02710.04%
13,479-3.17%
14,5962.94%
16,0701.85%

Location

The municipal center of Saguday is situated at approximately 16° 32' North, 121° 34' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 108.0 meters or 354.1 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 Saguday are Santiago, Cauayan, Ilagan, Tabuk, San Jose, and Baguio. The nearest municipalities are Cabarroguis, Aglipay, Diffun, Jones, Cordon, and San Agustin. Its distance from the national capital is 224.69 kilometers (139.61 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

  • Santiago, Isabela, 16.34 kilometers (10.15 miles) to the North (N7°W)
  • Cauayan, Isabela, 48.65 kilometers (30.23 miles) to the North‑Northeast (N26°E)
  • Ilagan, Isabela, 75.26 kilometers (46.77 miles) to the North‑Northeast (N27°E)
  • Tabuk, Kalinga, 97.41 kilometers (60.53 miles) to the North (N7°W)
  • San Jose, Nueva Ecija, 103.25 kilometers (64.16 miles) to the Southwest (S36°W)
  • Baguio, 104.51 kilometers (64.94 miles) to the West (S82°W)

Distance from Manila: 224.69 kilometers (139.61 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S16°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 16,070, ranked 1,316 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 21.43 square kilometers, ranked 1,286 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 290 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 658 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.85%, ranked 474 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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