Cabusao, Province of Camarines Sur

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceCamarines Sur
Barangay count9
Postal code4406
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesSan Miguel Bay [Philippine Sea]
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)46.80 km2 (18.07 sq mi)
Population (2015)18,397
Density (2015)393 / km2 (1,018 / sq mi)
Coordinates13° 44' North, 123° 7' East (13.7259, 123.1134)
Estimated elevation above sea level3.0 meters (9.8 feet)

Cabusao is a coastal municipality in the province of Camarines Sur.

The municipality has a land area of 46.80 square kilometers or 18.07 square miles which constitutes 0.85% of Camarines Sur's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 18,397. This represented 0.94% of the total population of Camarines Sur province, or 0.32% of the overall population of the Bicol Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 393 inhabitants per square kilometer or 1,018 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Cabusao has 9 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)
Barcelonita13.62%2,5062,562-2.19%-0.42%
Biong8.20%1,5091,4871.48%0.28%
Camagong7.74%1,4241,3793.26%0.61%
Castillo27.96%5,1435,1160.53%0.10%
New Poblacion7.53%1,3851,3185.08%0.95%
Pandan13.28%2,4432,2558.34%1.54%
San Pedro12.07%2,2202,00910.50%1.92%
Santa Cruz6.04%1,1121,129-1.51%-0.29%
Santa Lutgarda3.56%655794-17.51%-3.60%
Cabusao Total18,39718,0491.93%0.36%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Cabusao for the fiscal year of 2016 was 56,735,762.40.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200934,191,138.17
201035,668,955.934.32%
201138,639,394.908.33%
201237,488,863.22-2.98%
201341,247,668.9810.03%
201446,375,560.3612.43%
201552,114,785.2312.38%
201656,735,762.408.87%

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 Cabusao is 10 to 14, with 2,378 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 119 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1429
1 to 41,855
5 to 92,311
10 to 142,378
15 to 191,812
20 to 241,382
25 to 291,160
30 to 341,175
35 to 391,018
40 to 44905
45 to 49973
50 to 54851
55 to 59695
60 to 64528
65 to 69393
70 to 74240
75 to 79173
80 and over119
Total18,397

Historical population

The population of Cabusao grew from 8,020 in 1960 to 18,397 in 2015, an increase of 10,377 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.36%, or an increase of 348 people, from the previous population of 18,049 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
8,020
9,0781.22%
10,1102.18%
10,8441.41%
15,3053.51%
15,9660.80%
16,2010.31%
17,5991.15%
18,0490.92%
18,3970.36%

Location

The municipal center of Cabusao is situated at approximately 13° 44' North, 123° 7' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 3.0 meters or 9.8 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 Cabusao are Naga, Iriga, Ligao, Tabaco, Legazpi, and Sorsogon City. The nearest municipalities are Libmanan, Bombon, Canaman, Magarao, Calabanga, and Gainza. Its distance from the national capital is 249.41 kilometers (154.97 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 249.41 kilometers (154.97 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N67°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 18,397, ranked 1,299 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 18.07 square kilometers, ranked 1,410 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 393 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 499 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.36%, ranked 1,056 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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