Bayang, Province of Lanao del Sur

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceLanao del Sur
Barangay count49
Postal code9309
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)230.00 km2 (88.80 sq mi)
Population (2015)23,965
Density (2015)104 / km2 (270 / sq mi)
Coordinates7° 48' North, 124° 12' East (7.7935, 124.1986)
Estimated elevation above sea level709.5 meters (2,327.3 feet)

Bayang is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Lanao del Sur.

The municipality has a land area of 230.00 square kilometers or 88.80 square miles which constitutes 1.70% of Lanao del Sur's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 23,965. This represented 2.29% of the total population of Lanao del Sur province, or 0.63% of the overall population of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 104 inhabitants per square kilometer or 270 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Bayang has 49 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)
Bagoaingud1.54%369466-20.82%-4.35%
Bairan3.51%84170020.14%3.56%
Bandingun2.12%50743516.55%2.96%
Biabi1.46%351395-11.14%-2.22%
Bialaan2.15%51646710.49%1.92%
Bubong Lilod3.13%75157031.75%5.39%
Bubong Raya1.34%32026918.96%3.36%
Cadayonan1.25%300449-33.18%-7.39%
Cadingilan Occidental2.87%68738677.98%11.60%
Cadingilan Oriental2.14%512546-6.23%-1.22%
Condaraan Poblacion3.88%93171829.67%5.07%
Cormatan1.58%378419-9.79%-1.94%
Gandamato1.00%240315-23.81%-5.05%
Ilian1.34%3222959.15%1.68%
Lalapung Central1.77%42436316.80%3.00%
Lalapung Proper1.72%4113788.73%1.61%
Lalapung Upper1.97%47137226.61%4.60%
Linao2.71%6505969.06%1.67%
Linuk2.57%6166100.98%0.19%
Liong1.44%34431210.26%1.88%
Lumbac1.71%41029041.38%6.82%
Lumbac Cadayonan3.56%85356052.32%8.34%
Maliwanag2.98%714277157.76%19.76%
Mapantao1.43%34230113.62%2.46%
Mimbalawag1.58%379445-14.83%-3.01%
Palao1.64%392417-6.00%-1.17%
Pama‑an1.89%45239315.01%2.70%
Pamacotan0.87%208375-44.53%-10.62%
Pantar1.55%37227535.27%5.92%
Parao2.98%714811-11.96%-2.40%
Patong1.31%314346-9.25%-1.83%
Poblacion1.74%41637610.64%1.94%
Porotan1.31%31425523.14%4.04%
Rantian2.34%56143828.08%4.83%
Raya Cadayonan2.49%5965881.36%0.26%
Rinabor2.09%502591-15.06%-3.06%
Samporna2.11%50544812.72%2.31%
Sapa1.53%3663378.61%1.58%
Silid1.80%43227358.24%9.13%
Sugod2.09%50243116.47%2.95%
Sultan Pandapatan2.18%5225220.00%0.00%
Sumbag1.82%436441-1.13%-0.22%
Tagoranao1.89%4534217.60%1.40%
Tangcal2.04%489500-2.20%-0.42%
Tangcal Proper2.57%61547828.66%4.92%
Tomarompong2.70%64847735.85%6.01%
Tomongcal Ligi1.45%34731111.58%2.11%
Torogan1.46%349400-12.75%-2.56%
Tuca3.43%82163429.50%5.04%
Bayang Total23,96521,47211.61%2.11%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Bayang for the fiscal year of 2016 was 65,472,033.25.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200938,845,785.05
201041,580,014.197.04%
201145,062,660.028.38%
201243,675,998.55-3.08%
201345,661,052.494.54%
201451,856,398.5113.57%
201559,315,378.7014.38%
201665,472,033.2510.38%

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 Bayang is 5 to 9, with 3,734 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 16 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1498
1 to 43,191
5 to 93,734
10 to 143,163
15 to 192,510
20 to 241,876
25 to 291,856
30 to 341,769
35 to 391,716
40 to 441,325
45 to 49982
50 to 54591
55 to 59360
60 to 64170
65 to 69120
70 to 7462
75 to 7926
80 and over16
Total23,965

Historical population

The population of Bayang fell from 24,315 in 1960 to 23,965 in 2015, a decrease of 350 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.11%, or an increase of 2,493 people, from the previous population of 21,472 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
24,315
23,772-0.22%
19,455-3.94%
18,811-0.67%
18,9280.06%
20,0601.09%
21,0201.01%
24,1851.95%
21,472-4.24%
23,9652.11%

Location

The municipal center of Bayang is situated at approximately 7° 48' North, 124° 12' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 709.5 meters or 2,327.3 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 Bayang are Marawi, Iligan, Ozamiz, Tangub, Cotabato City, and Pagadian. The nearest municipalities are Binidayan, Lumbaca-Unayan, Lumbatan, Sultan Dumalondong, Lumbayanague, and Bacolod-Kalawi. Its distance from the national capital is 829.90 kilometers (515.68 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 829.90 kilometers (515.68 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N25°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 23,965, ranked 607 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 88.80 square kilometers, ranked 273 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 104 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 690 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 2.11%, ranked 576 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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