Panukulan, Province of Quezon

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceQuezon
Barangay count12
Postal code4337
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesPolillo Strait [Philippine Sea]
Philippine major island(s)Polillo
Area (2007)226.61 km2 (87.49 sq mi)
Population (2015)13,546
Density (2015)60 / km2 (155 / sq mi)
Coordinates14° 56' North, 121° 49' East (14.9331, 121.8160)
Estimated elevation above sea level3.0 meters (9.9 feet)

Panukulan is a coastal municipality in the province of Quezon.

The municipality has a land area of 226.61 square kilometers or 87.49 square miles which constitutes 2.52% of Quezon's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 13,546. This represented 0.73% of the total population of Quezon province, or 0.09% of the overall population of the CALABARZON region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 60 inhabitants per square kilometer or 155 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Panukulan has 12 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)
Balungay7.49%1,01481724.11%4.20%
Bato3.72%504505-0.20%-0.04%
Bonbon11.41%1,5461,5330.85%0.16%
Calasumanga12.19%1,6511,681-1.78%-0.34%
Kinalagti4.81%65258511.45%2.09%
Libo9.69%1,3121,14414.69%2.64%
Lipata3.85%521589-11.54%-2.31%
Matangkap7.77%1,05382727.33%4.71%
Milawid6.02%816834-2.16%-0.41%
Pagitan5.10%69162410.74%1.96%
Pandan4.75%644668-3.59%-0.69%
San Juan23.20%3,1422,70416.20%2.90%
Panukulan Total13,54612,5118.27%1.52%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Panukulan for the fiscal year of 2016 was 71,091,337.35.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200939,687,919.39
201042,099,348.666.08%
201145,283,985.557.56%
201245,171,720.39-0.25%
201350,110,964.3210.93%
201455,969,034.8211.69%
201563,791,109.4913.98%
201671,091,337.3511.44%

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 Panukulan is 5 to 9, with 1,714 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 86 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1276
1 to 41,246
5 to 91,714
10 to 141,627
15 to 191,276
20 to 241,117
25 to 291,036
30 to 34996
35 to 39784
40 to 44779
45 to 49673
50 to 54615
55 to 59475
60 to 64334
65 to 69207
70 to 74171
75 to 79134
80 and over86
Total13,546

Historical population

The population of Panukulan grew from 2,704 in 1960 to 13,546 in 2015, an increase of 10,842 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.52%, or an increase of 1,035 people, from the previous population of 12,511 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,704
6,0928.27%
7,6574.69%
7,8850.59%
9,8152.21%
10,3511.00%
11,3111.92%
11,9680.78%
12,5111.63%
13,5461.52%

Location

The municipal center of Panukulan is situated at approximately 14° 56' North, 121° 49' East, in the island of Polillo. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 3.0 meters or 9.9 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 Panukulan are Antipolo, Marikina, San Jose del Monte, Quezon City, Pasig, and Taguig. The nearest municipalities are Burdeos, Polillo, General Nakar, Infanta, Real, and Patnanungan. Its distance from the national capital is 97.67 kilometers (60.69 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Burdeos, Quezon, 19.21 kilometers (11.94 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S60°E)
  • Polillo, Quezon, 27.20 kilometers (16.90 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S29°E)
  • General Nakar, Quezon, 27.03 kilometers (16.80 miles) to the Southwest (S46°W)
  • Infanta, Quezon, 27.56 kilometers (17.13 miles) to the Southwest (S41°W)
  • Real, Quezon, 37.41 kilometers (23.25 miles) to the Southwest (S38°W)
  • Patnanungan, Quezon, 47.43 kilometers (29.47 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S65°E)

Nearest cities

  • Antipolo, Rizal, 78.85 kilometers (49.00 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S61°W)
  • Marikina, 84.00 kilometers (52.19 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S67°W)
  • San Jose del Monte, Bulacan, 83.88 kilometers (52.12 miles) to the West (S81°W)
  • Quezon City, 88.32 kilometers (54.88 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S69°W)
  • Pasig, 89.65 kilometers (55.70 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S63°W)
  • Taguig, 91.65 kilometers (56.95 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S61°W)

Distance from Manila: 97.67 kilometers (60.69 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S67°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 13,546, ranked 1,393 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 87.49 square kilometers, ranked 450 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 60 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,417 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.52%, ranked 273 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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