Paniqui, Province of Tarlac

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCentral Luzon (Region III)
ProvinceTarlac
Barangay count35
Postal code2307
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)105.16 km2 (40.60 sq mi)
Population (2015)92,606
Density (2015)881 / km2 (2,281 / sq mi)
Coordinates15° 40' North, 120° 35' East (15.6686, 120.5858)
Estimated elevation above sea level24.2 meters (79.4 feet)

Paniqui is a municipality in the landlocked province of Tarlac.

The municipality has a land area of 105.16 square kilometers or 40.60 square miles which constitutes 3.44% of Tarlac's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 92,606. This represented 6.78% of the total population of Tarlac province, or 0.83% of the overall population of the Central Luzon region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 881 inhabitants per square kilometer or 2,281 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Paniqui has 35 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)
Abogado5.21%4,8284,5885.23%0.98%
Acocolao2.21%2,0491,67522.33%3.91%
Aduas1.63%1,5081,4007.71%1.42%
Apulid3.58%3,3143,0279.48%1.74%
Balaoang3.91%3,6203,3687.48%1.38%
Barang1.27%1,1741,222-3.93%-0.76%
Brillante0.64%5935625.52%1.03%
Burgos2.24%2,0731,80314.98%2.69%
Cabayaoasan3.12%2,8902,7963.36%0.63%
Canan3.14%2,9112,6788.70%1.60%
Carino5.01%4,6434,5541.95%0.37%
Cayanga1.80%1,6691,6640.30%0.06%
Colibangbang1.81%1,6751,6322.63%0.50%
Coral2.48%2,2982,04712.26%2.23%
Dapdap1.40%1,2961,406-7.82%-1.54%
Estacion4.36%4,0393,7697.16%1.33%
Mabilang2.50%2,3122,337-1.07%-0.20%
Manaois1.32%1,2181,1307.79%1.44%
Matalapitap1.89%1,7531,7420.63%0.12%
Nagmisaan1.10%1,0189991.90%0.36%
Nancamarinan4.29%3,9753,6907.72%1.43%
Nipaco1.76%1,6311,5614.48%0.84%
Patalan3.06%2,8352,6975.12%0.95%
Poblacion Norte9.27%8,5818,4491.56%0.30%
Poblacion Sur5.33%4,9335,270-6.39%-1.25%
Rang‑ayan2.28%2,1131,9249.82%1.80%
Salumague3.68%3,4083,06211.30%2.06%
Samput5.38%4,9864,34814.67%2.64%
San Carlos1.51%1,3961,21714.71%2.65%
San Isidro2.21%2,0491,84111.30%2.06%
San Juan de Milla1.00%9268597.80%1.44%
Santa Ines1.85%1,7111,6603.07%0.58%
Sinigpit2.21%2,0511,85510.57%1.93%
Tablang2.90%2,6892,4499.80%1.80%
Ventenilla2.64%2,4412,449-0.33%-0.06%
Paniqui Total92,60687,7305.56%1.04%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Paniqui for the fiscal year of 2016 was 211,960,353.05.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
2009111,529,058.85
2010115,873,016.803.89%
2011126,669,186.299.32%
2012129,414,253.162.17%
2013143,591,361.7510.95%
2014162,903,279.4713.45%
2015188,384,952.6815.64%
2016211,960,353.0512.51%

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 Paniqui is 5 to 9, with 9,131 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 1,016 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,791
1 to 47,065
5 to 99,131
10 to 148,657
15 to 198,405
20 to 247,925
25 to 297,372
30 to 346,776
35 to 396,308
40 to 445,665
45 to 495,431
50 to 544,819
55 to 593,909
60 to 643,176
65 to 692,521
70 to 741,513
75 to 791,126
80 and over1,016
Total92,606

Historical population

The population of Paniqui grew from 35,416 in 1960 to 92,606 in 2015, an increase of 57,190 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.04%, or an increase of 4,876 people, from the previous population of 87,730 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
35,416
47,7182.96%
53,0312.14%
55,0060.73%
64,9491.68%
70,9791.68%
78,8832.29%
83,3110.76%
87,7301.90%
92,6061.04%

Location

The municipal center of Paniqui is situated at approximately 15° 40' North, 120° 35' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 24.2 meters or 79.4 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 Paniqui are Tarlac City, Urdaneta, Muñoz, San Carlos, Cabanatuan, and San Jose. The nearest municipalities are Ramos, Gerona, Moncada, Anao, Pura, and Nampicuan. Its distance from the national capital is 126.58 kilometers (78.65 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 126.58 kilometers (78.65 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S19°E)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 92,606, ranked 169 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 40.60 square kilometers, ranked 943 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 881 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 182 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.04%, ranked 965 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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