General Mamerto Natividad, Province of Nueva Ecija

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCentral Luzon (Region III)
ProvinceNueva Ecija
Barangay count20
Postal code3125
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)118.00 km2 (45.56 sq mi)
Population (2015)41,656
Density (2015)353 / km2 (914 / sq mi)
Coordinates15° 36' North, 121° 3' East (15.6025, 121.0506)
Estimated elevation above sea level59.2 meters (194.3 feet)

General Mamerto Natividad is a municipality in the landlocked province of Nueva Ecija.

The municipality has a land area of 118.00 square kilometers or 45.56 square miles which constitutes 2.05% of Nueva Ecija's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 41,656. This represented 1.94% of the total population of Nueva Ecija province, or 0.37% of the overall population of the Central Luzon region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 353 inhabitants per square kilometer or 914 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

General Mamerto Natividad has 20 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)
Balangkare Norte3.73%1,5521,35914.20%2.56%
Balangkare Sur3.66%1,5241,13933.80%5.70%
Balaring4.80%2,0001,9890.55%0.11%
Belen5.32%2,2161,89616.88%3.01%
Bravo2.50%1,04084223.52%4.10%
Burol4.13%1,7221,46817.30%3.09%
Kabulihan5.16%2,1482,0892.82%0.53%
Mag‑asawang Sampaloc2.84%1,1841,1057.15%1.32%
Manarog3.03%1,2621,07617.29%3.08%
Mataas na Kahoy12.12%5,0504,32616.74%2.99%
Panacsac2.80%1,1661,04112.01%2.18%
Picaleon2.71%1,12896017.50%3.12%
Pinahan8.51%3,5463,2269.92%1.82%
Platero8.08%3,3672,87117.28%3.08%
Poblacion8.81%3,6703,4027.88%1.45%
Pula1.62%67442757.85%9.08%
Pulong Singkamas1.48%61853016.60%2.97%
Sapang Bato3.54%1,4761,29513.98%2.52%
Talabutab Norte9.30%3,8723,51710.09%1.85%
Talabutab Sur5.86%2,4412,16212.90%2.34%
General Mamerto Natividad Total41,65636,72013.44%2.43%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of General Mamerto Natividad for the fiscal year of 2016 was 96,050,923.98.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
2009
2010
201161,654,109.68
201262,077,451.860.69%
201369,385,257.6811.77%
201444,042,279.24-36.53%
201587,703,360.8399.13%
201696,050,923.989.52%

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 General Mamerto Natividad is 5 to 9, with 4,558 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 352 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1850
1 to 43,674
5 to 94,558
10 to 143,995
15 to 193,965
20 to 244,037
25 to 293,568
30 to 342,996
35 to 392,651
40 to 442,481
45 to 492,307
50 to 541,958
55 to 591,552
60 to 641,057
65 to 69738
70 to 74538
75 to 79379
80 and over352
Total41,656

Historical population

The population of General Mamerto Natividad grew from 9,539 in 1960 to 41,656 in 2015, an increase of 32,117 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.43%, or an increase of 4,936 people, from the previous population of 36,720 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
9,539
13,8273.70%
14,4050.83%
17,3883.83%
21,9842.37%
26,1403.30%
29,1952.40%
33,3541.85%
36,7203.56%
41,6562.43%

Location

The municipal center of General Mamerto Natividad is situated at approximately 15° 36' North, 121° 3' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 59.2 meters or 194.3 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 General Mamerto Natividad are Palayan, Cabanatuan, Muñoz, San Jose, Gapan, and Tarlac City. The nearest municipalities are Llanera, Bongabon, Rizal, Talavera, Laur, and Santo Domingo. Its distance from the national capital is 112.22 kilometers (69.73 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 112.22 kilometers (69.73 miles) to the South (S4°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 41,656, ranked 598 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 45.56 square kilometers, ranked 872 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 353 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 536 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 2.43%, ranked 769 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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