Dilasag, Province of Aurora

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCentral Luzon (Region III)
ProvinceAurora
Barangay count11
Postal code3205
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesPhilippine Sea
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)306.25 km2 (118.24 sq mi)
Population (2015)15,835
Density (2015)52 / km2 (134 / sq mi)
Coordinates16° 24' North, 122° 13' East (16.3940, 122.2111)
Estimated elevation above sea level11.9 meters (39.1 feet)

Dilasag is a coastal municipality in the province of Aurora.

The municipality has a land area of 306.25 square kilometers or 118.24 square miles which constitutes 9.73% of Aurora's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 15,835. This represented 7.39% of the total population of Aurora province, or 0.14% of the overall population of the Central Luzon region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 52 inhabitants per square kilometer or 134 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Dilasag has 11 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)
Diagyan15.27%2,4182,537-4.69%-0.91%
Dicabasan4.64%7346778.42%1.55%
Dilaguidi5.78%9151,015-9.85%-1.96%
Dimaseset8.97%1,4201,4080.85%0.16%
Diniog15.69%2,4852,3316.61%1.23%
Esperanza7.99%1,2661,2412.01%0.38%
Lawang3.23%51137934.83%5.85%
Maligaya11.80%1,8691,8013.78%0.71%
Manggitahan11.00%1,7421,760-1.02%-0.20%
Masagana11.63%1,8411,8221.04%0.20%
Ura4.00%634712-10.96%-2.18%
Dilasag Total15,83515,6830.97%0.18%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Dilasag for the fiscal year of 2016 was 86,119,077.17.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200956,407,749.46
201052,440,640.69-7.03%
201160,148,628.1814.70%
201254,764,287.23-8.95%
201360,402,529.8310.30%
201468,576,846.6713.53%
201578,873,653.1615.01%
201686,119,077.179.19%

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 Dilasag is 5 to 9, with 1,987 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 109 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1375
1 to 41,696
5 to 91,987
10 to 141,818
15 to 191,453
20 to 241,255
25 to 291,202
30 to 34997
35 to 39982
40 to 44888
45 to 49840
50 to 54690
55 to 59540
60 to 64416
65 to 69294
70 to 74166
75 to 79127
80 and over109
Total15,835

Historical population

The population of Dilasag grew from 2,481 in 1960 to 15,835 in 2015, an increase of 13,354 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.18%, or an increase of 152 people, from the previous population of 15,683 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,481
5,9959.01%
3,566-9.90%
6,71613.49%
11,1955.24%
12,8252.58%
14,6762.93%
14,8330.15%
15,6832.05%
15,8350.18%

Location

The municipal center of Dilasag is situated at approximately 16° 24' North, 122° 13' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 11.9 meters or 39.1 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 Dilasag are Cauayan, Santiago, Ilagan, Tabuk, Tuguegarao, and San Jose. The nearest municipalities are Dinapigue, Casiguran, Dinalungan, San Agustin, San Guillermo, and Jones. Its distance from the national capital is 239.32 kilometers (148.70 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 239.32 kilometers (148.70 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S34°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 15,835, ranked 1,388 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 118.24 square kilometers, ranked 310 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 52 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,509 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.18%, ranked 649 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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