Buadiposo-Buntong, Province of Lanao del Sur

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceLanao del Sur
Barangay count33
Postal code9714
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)215.00 km2 (83.01 sq mi)
Population (2015)16,130
Density (2015)75 / km2 (194 / sq mi)
Coordinates7° 58' North, 124° 23' East (7.9644, 124.3808)
Estimated elevation above sea level705.5 meters (2,314.1 feet)

Buadiposo-Buntong is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Lanao del Sur.

The municipality has a land area of 215.00 square kilometers or 83.01 square miles which constitutes 1.59% of Lanao del Sur's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 16,130. This represented 1.54% of the total population of Lanao del Sur province, or 0.43% of the overall population of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 75 inhabitants per square kilometer or 194 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Buadiposo-Buntong has 33 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)
Bacolod2.37%38329231.16%5.30%
Bangon2.60%419432-3.01%-0.58%
Bangon Proper2.86%4614551.32%0.25%
Boto Ragondingan2.93%4734407.50%1.39%
Buadiposo Lilod2.02%326379-13.98%-2.83%
Buadiposo Proper2.64%426620-31.29%-6.90%
Buadiposo Raya2.39%385448-14.06%-2.84%
Bubong5.21%84045684.21%12.34%
Buntong Proper3.71%59946827.99%4.81%
Cadayonan1.41%2272260.44%0.08%
Dansalan1.93%311367-15.26%-3.10%
Datu Tambara1.61%259318-18.55%-3.83%
Dirisan2.50%4044020.50%0.09%
Gata7.37%1,18983442.57%6.99%
Kalakala3.89%6285945.72%1.07%
Katogonan3.14%50643715.79%2.83%
Lumbac4.38%707708-0.14%-0.03%
Lumbatan Manacab2.39%38533116.31%2.92%
Lumbatan Pataingud2.88%465502-7.37%-1.45%
Lunduban1.60%258435-40.69%-9.47%
Manacab3.84%619729-15.09%-3.07%
Minanga1.75%28225510.59%1.93%
Paling4.09%6596452.17%0.41%
Pindolonan3.84%62044838.39%6.38%
Pualas3.37%543643-15.55%-3.17%
Ragondingan East2.67%43134425.29%4.39%
Ragondingan Proper1.78%287482-40.46%-9.40%
Ragondingan West1.78%287408-29.66%-6.48%
Raya Buntong4.53%73057826.30%4.55%
Sapot3.57%57636060.00%9.36%
Tangcal2.88%465489-4.91%-0.95%
Tarik3.11%502574-12.54%-2.52%
Tuka2.96%478563-15.10%-3.07%
Buadiposo-Buntong Total16,13015,6622.99%0.56%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Buadiposo-Buntong for the fiscal year of 2016 was 70,771,445.86.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200942,890,441.66
201045,546,207.036.19%
201149,315,866.608.28%
201247,701,765.47-3.27%
201349,411,151.003.58%
201456,140,134.8313.62%
201564,169,080.6014.30%
201670,771,445.8610.29%

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 Buadiposo-Buntong is 5 to 9, with 2,347 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 33 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1361
1 to 42,088
5 to 92,347
10 to 142,162
15 to 191,673
20 to 241,285
25 to 291,143
30 to 341,151
35 to 391,227
40 to 44945
45 to 49685
50 to 54448
55 to 59278
60 to 64140
65 to 6982
70 to 7445
75 to 7937
80 and over33
Total16,130

Historical population

The population of Buadiposo-Buntong grew from 6,805 in 1980 to 16,130 in 2015, an increase of 9,325 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.56%, or an increase of 468 people, from the previous population of 15,662 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
6,805
10,4034.34%
11,6572.16%
13,5353.25%
19,3165.03%
15,662-7.35%
16,1300.56%

Location

The municipal center of Buadiposo-Buntong is situated at approximately 7° 58' North, 124° 23' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 705.5 meters or 2,314.1 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 Buadiposo-Buntong are Marawi, Iligan, Ozamiz, Cagayan de Oro, El Salvador, and Tangub. The nearest municipalities are Bubong, Ditsaan-Ramain, Mulondo, Maguing, Taraka, and Lumba-Bayabao. Its distance from the national capital is 821.56 kilometers (510.49 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 821.56 kilometers (510.49 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N26°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 16,130, ranked 1,344 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 83.01 square kilometers, ranked 491 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 75 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,397 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.56%, ranked 1,078 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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