Lupi, Province of Camarines Sur

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceCamarines Sur
Barangay count38
Postal code4409
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesRagay Gulf [Sibuyan Sea]
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)199.12 km2 (76.88 sq mi)
Population (2015)32,167
Density (2015)162 / km2 (418 / sq mi)
Coordinates13° 47' North, 122° 55' East (13.7894, 122.9090)
Estimated elevation above sea level26.0 meters (85.2 feet)

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

The municipality has a land area of 199.12 square kilometers or 76.88 square miles which constitutes 3.62% of Camarines Sur's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 32,167. This represented 1.65% of the total population of Camarines Sur province, or 0.55% of the overall population of the Bicol Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 162 inhabitants per square kilometer or 418 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Lupi has 38 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)
Alleomar0.67%216219-1.37%-0.26%
Bagangan Sr.1.87%6035715.60%1.04%
Bagong Sikat1.47%472547-13.71%-2.77%
Bangon3.60%1,1571,547-25.21%-5.38%
Barrera Jr.0.79%2532319.52%1.75%
Barrera Sr.2.01%6486430.78%0.15%
Bel‑Cruz3.29%1,0589817.85%1.45%
Belwang2.36%7587215.13%0.96%
Buenasuerte1.56%5034775.45%1.02%
Bulawan Jr.3.80%1,2211,1119.90%1.81%
Bulawan Sr.5.05%1,6241,37118.45%3.28%
Cabutagan2.26%7266865.83%1.08%
Casay5.74%1,8461,53820.03%3.54%
Colacling9.86%3,1732,9577.30%1.35%
Cristo Rey1.74%5605148.95%1.65%
Del Carmen3.08%9919514.21%0.79%
Haguimit0.89%2862773.25%0.61%
Haluban3.52%1,13391823.42%4.09%
Kaibigan0.31%101126-19.84%-4.12%
La Purisima2.24%719764-5.89%-1.15%
Lourdes1.88%604630-4.13%-0.80%
Mangcawayan2.10%67456818.66%3.31%
Napolidan2.78%89471325.39%4.40%
Poblacion6.96%2,2392,2131.17%0.22%
Polantuna2.10%67756320.25%3.57%
Sagrada1.73%55649612.10%2.20%
Salvacion0.68%218220-0.91%-0.17%
San Isidro1.01%326478-31.80%-7.03%
San Jose4.27%1,3731,2638.71%1.60%
San Pedro2.31%7447193.48%0.65%
San Rafael Norte0.93%2982806.43%1.19%
San Rafael Sur1.44%4624492.90%0.54%
San Ramon1.88%60648624.69%4.29%
San Vicente1.20%38530127.91%4.80%
Sooc6.78%2,1811,86117.20%3.07%
Tanawan1.50%483548-11.86%-2.38%
Tapi3.00%96475527.68%4.76%
Tible1.35%4354252.35%0.44%
Lupi Total32,16730,1186.80%1.26%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Lupi for the fiscal year of 2016 was 96,679,570.13.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200953,315,447.80
201056,596,660.686.15%
201161,225,063.658.18%
201259,586,264.30-2.68%
201367,678,325.1313.58%
201476,683,133.5013.31%
201587,566,074.4614.19%
201696,679,570.1310.41%

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 Lupi is 10 to 14, with 3,995 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 241 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1679
1 to 43,093
5 to 93,894
10 to 143,995
15 to 193,388
20 to 242,869
25 to 292,407
30 to 342,015
35 to 391,828
40 to 441,590
45 to 491,584
50 to 541,297
55 to 591,135
60 to 64800
65 to 69611
70 to 74445
75 to 79296
80 and over241
Total32,167

Historical population

The population of Lupi grew from 16,981 in 1960 to 32,167 in 2015, an increase of 15,186 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.26%, or an increase of 2,049 people, from the previous population of 30,118 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
16,981
18,4190.80%
19,6821.34%
21,2161.51%
24,8091.58%
25,3900.43%
26,1480.63%
27,6300.76%
30,1183.19%
32,1671.26%

Location

The municipal center of Lupi is situated at approximately 13° 47' North, 122° 55' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 26.0 meters or 85.2 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 Lupi are Naga, Iriga, Ligao, Tabaco, Legazpi, and Lucena. The nearest municipalities are Sipocot, Ragay, Libmanan, Cabusao, San Lorenzo Ruiz, and Pamplona. Its distance from the national capital is 226.32 kilometers (140.63 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

  • Naga, Camarines Sur, 35.02 kilometers (21.76 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S58°E)
  • Iriga, Camarines Sur, 68.00 kilometers (42.25 miles) to the Southeast (S53°E)
  • Ligao, Albay, 91.14 kilometers (56.63 miles) to the Southeast (S48°E)
  • Tabaco, Albay, 100.78 kilometers (62.62 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S62°E)
  • Legazpi, Albay, 114.75 kilometers (71.30 miles) to the Southeast (S51°E)
  • Lucena, 141.08 kilometers (87.66 miles) to the West (N83°W)

Distance from Manila: 226.32 kilometers (140.63 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N67°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 32,167, ranked 868 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 76.88 square kilometers, ranked 548 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 162 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,109 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.26%, ranked 1,152 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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