Camalig, Province of Albay

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceAlbay
Barangay count50
Postal code4502
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)130.90 km2 (50.54 sq mi)
Population (2015)66,904
Density (2015)511 / km2 (1,324 / sq mi)
Coordinates13° 11' North, 123° 39' East (13.1815, 123.6552)
Estimated elevation above sea level129.9 meters (426.0 feet)

Camalig is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Albay.

The municipality has a land area of 130.90 square kilometers or 50.54 square miles which constitutes 5.08% of Albay's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 66,904. This represented 5.09% of the total population of Albay province, or 1.15% of the overall population of the Bicol Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 511 inhabitants per square kilometer or 1,324 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Camalig has 50 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)
Anoling1.44%964968-0.41%-0.08%
Baligang5.07%3,3893,2863.13%0.59%
Bantonan0.88%586596-1.68%-0.32%
Barangay 11.62%1,08682831.16%5.30%
Barangay 20.61%407441-7.71%-1.52%
Barangay 30.80%534603-11.44%-2.29%
Barangay 40.47%316371-14.82%-3.01%
Barangay 50.54%361389-7.20%-1.41%
Barangay 60.58%385386-0.26%-0.05%
Barangay 70.60%401483-16.98%-3.48%
Bariw3.06%2,0471,8709.47%1.74%
Binanderahan0.87%5835545.23%0.98%
Binitayan0.88%5905644.61%0.86%
Bongabong1.29%865917-5.67%-1.11%
Cabagñan4.21%2,8202,6825.15%0.96%
Cabraran Pequeño1.27%8528203.90%0.73%
Caguiba2.34%1,5661,5361.95%0.37%
Calabidongan1.07%717739-2.98%-0.57%
Comun2.55%1,7041,54710.15%1.86%
Cotmon4.11%2,7502,5079.69%1.78%
Del Rosario1.26%8428242.18%0.41%
Gapo2.49%1,6651,5656.39%1.19%
Gotob0.95%635647-1.85%-0.36%
Ilawod4.20%2,8072,6844.58%0.86%
Iluluan2.44%1,6311,29326.14%4.52%
Libod4.83%3,2333,0675.41%1.01%
Ligban1.07%7147070.99%0.19%
Mabunga0.20%13710234.31%5.78%
Magogon0.85%566670-15.52%-3.16%
Manawan1.31%8798335.52%1.03%
Maninila1.62%1,08598410.26%1.88%
Mina0.97%6516273.83%0.72%
Miti1.38%9268933.70%0.69%
Palanog4.71%3,1482,77313.52%2.44%
Panoypoy1.95%1,3041,329-1.88%-0.36%
Pariaan1.29%86377012.08%2.19%
Quinartilan1.38%9248874.17%0.78%
Quirangay4.07%2,7212,6104.25%0.80%
Quitinday0.39%259274-5.47%-1.07%
Salugan2.62%1,7501,6883.67%0.69%
Solong0.65%433488-11.27%-2.25%
Sua2.06%1,3771,3214.24%0.79%
Sumlang3.03%2,0251,81411.63%2.12%
Tagaytay8.45%5,6525,02912.39%2.25%
Tagoytoy0.93%620684-9.36%-1.85%
Taladong2.31%1,5471,549-0.13%-0.02%
Taloto1.49%9981,038-3.85%-0.75%
Taplacon1.77%1,1811,202-1.75%-0.34%
Tinago3.10%2,0721,9933.96%0.74%
Tumpa2.00%1,3361,15315.87%2.84%
Camalig Total66,90463,5855.22%0.97%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Camalig for the fiscal year of 2016 was 142,936,763.52.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200980,699,637.84
201085,260,492.445.65%
201191,318,498.867.11%
201286,674,971.40-5.08%
2013100,746,936.7816.24%
2014114,857,075.1314.01%
2015131,460,873.8514.46%
2016142,936,763.528.73%

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 Camalig is 10 to 14, with 7,787 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 661 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,332
1 to 45,886
5 to 97,516
10 to 147,787
15 to 196,781
20 to 245,520
25 to 294,749
30 to 344,495
35 to 394,216
40 to 443,581
45 to 493,506
50 to 542,845
55 to 592,504
60 to 642,097
65 to 691,620
70 to 741,078
75 to 79730
80 and over661
Total66,904

Historical population

The population of Camalig grew from 32,002 in 1960 to 66,904 in 2015, an increase of 34,902 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.97%, or an increase of 3,319 people, from the previous population of 63,585 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
32,002
38,9461.94%
41,7021.38%
46,0402.00%
49,9750.82%
53,1291.15%
58,1411.95%
60,3190.51%
63,5851.94%
66,9040.97%

Location

The municipal center of Camalig is situated at approximately 13° 11' North, 123° 39' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 129.9 meters or 426.0 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 Camalig are Legazpi, Ligao, Tabaco, Iriga, Sorsogon City, and Naga. The nearest municipalities are Guinobatan, Daraga, Jovellar, Santo Domingo, Malilipot, and Oas. Its distance from the national capital is 328.51 kilometers (204.12 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Guinobatan, Albay, 6.12 kilometers (3.80 miles) to the West (N80°W)
  • Daraga, Albay, 7.30 kilometers (4.54 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S59°E)
  • Jovellar, Albay, 13.82 kilometers (8.59 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S25°W)
  • Santo Domingo, Albay, 14.60 kilometers (9.07 miles) to the East‑Northeast (N65°E)
  • Malilipot, Albay, 17.73 kilometers (11.02 miles) to the North‑Northeast (N31°E)
  • Oas, Albay, 18.79 kilometers (11.67 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N63°W)

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 328.51 kilometers (204.12 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N61°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 66,904, ranked 348 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 50.54 square kilometers, ranked 839 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 511 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 369 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.97%, ranked 1,411 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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