Bagamanoc, Province of Catanduanes

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceCatanduanes
Barangay count18
Postal code4807
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesPhilippine Sea
Philippine major island(s)Catanduanes
Area (2007)80.74 km2 (31.17 sq mi)
Population (2015)11,551
Density (2015)143 / km2 (371 / sq mi)
Coordinates13° 56' North, 124° 17' East (13.9402, 124.2865)
Estimated elevation above sea level3.9 meters (12.8 feet)

Bagamanoc is a coastal municipality in the island province of Catanduanes.

The municipality has a land area of 80.74 square kilometers or 31.17 square miles which constitutes 5.41% of Catanduanes's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 11,551. This represented 4.43% of the total population of Catanduanes province, or 0.20% of the overall population of the Bicol Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 143 inhabitants per square kilometer or 371 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Bagamanoc has 18 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)
Antipolo7.16%827839-1.43%-0.27%
Bacak4.34%5014765.25%0.98%
Bagatabao6.68%7727384.61%0.86%
Bugao6.38%737761-3.15%-0.61%
Cahan1.95%225241-6.64%-1.30%
Hinipaan5.49%6346172.76%0.52%
Magsaysay5.66%654715-8.53%-1.68%
Poblacion8.39%9699314.08%0.76%
Quezon2.95%341344-0.87%-0.17%
Quigaray2.45%2832781.80%0.34%
Sagrada7.56%873955-8.59%-1.69%
Salvacion5.42%62652219.92%3.52%
San Isidro7.30%8438341.08%0.20%
San Rafael5.09%5885477.50%1.39%
San Vicente8.32%961969-0.83%-0.16%
Santa Mesa2.49%2882783.60%0.68%
Santa Teresa6.08%7026557.18%1.33%
Suchan6.29%7276708.51%1.57%
Bagamanoc Total11,55111,3701.59%0.30%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Bagamanoc for the fiscal year of 2016 was 51,566,651.40.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200929,034,872.33
201030,508,864.875.08%
201133,247,697.568.98%
201232,470,218.25-2.34%
201336,625,750.5512.80%
201441,300,839.5612.76%
201546,972,251.3813.73%
201651,566,651.409.78%

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 Bagamanoc is 10 to 14, with 1,363 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 173 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1256
1 to 41,017
5 to 91,302
10 to 141,363
15 to 191,254
20 to 24921
25 to 29732
30 to 34660
35 to 39660
40 to 44605
45 to 49632
50 to 54516
55 to 59447
60 to 64327
65 to 69263
70 to 74240
75 to 79173
80 and over183
Total11,551

Historical population

The population of Bagamanoc grew from 8,706 in 1960 to 11,551 in 2015, an increase of 2,845 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.30%, or an increase of 181 people, from the previous population of 11,370 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
8,706
8,8120.12%
9,4561.43%
9,4690.03%
10,1790.73%
10,4070.42%
9,684-1.53%
10,1830.70%
11,3704.10%
11,5510.30%

Location

The municipal center of Bagamanoc is situated at approximately 13° 56' North, 124° 17' East, in the island of Catanduanes. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 3.9 meters or 12.8 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 Bagamanoc are Tabaco, Legazpi, Sorsogon City, Iriga, Ligao, and Naga. The nearest municipalities are Panganiban, Viga, Caramoran, Pandan, Gigmoto, and Baras. Its distance from the national capital is 363.99 kilometers (226.17 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 363.99 kilometers (226.17 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N78°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 11,551, ranked 1,489 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 31.17 square kilometers, ranked 1,163 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 143 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,175 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.30%, ranked 855 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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