Butig, Province of Lanao del Sur

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceLanao del Sur
Barangay count16
Postal code9305
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)331.49 km2 (127.99 sq mi)
Population (2015)19,302
Density (2015)58 / km2 (151 / sq mi)
Coordinates7° 45' North, 124° 19' East (7.7434, 124.3124)
Estimated elevation above sea level759.2 meters (2,490.3 feet)

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

The municipality has a land area of 331.49 square kilometers or 127.99 square miles which constitutes 2.46% of Lanao del Sur's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 19,302. This represented 1.85% of the total population of Lanao del Sur province, or 0.51% of the overall population of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 58 inhabitants per square kilometer or 151 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Butig has 16 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)
Bayabao Poblacion13.70%2,6442,05428.72%4.93%
Butig Proper4.62%89170127.10%4.67%
Cabasaran3.77%7287270.14%0.03%
Coloyan Tambo6.09%1,1751,1660.77%0.15%
Dilimbayan4.32%83374911.21%2.04%
Dolangan3.67%70860517.02%3.04%
Malungun4.21%8127962.01%0.38%
Pindolonan5.77%1,11498812.75%2.31%
Poktan4.86%9398727.68%1.42%
Ragayan5.18%99983120.22%3.57%
Raya5.96%1,1501,03411.22%2.05%
Samer6.50%1,2541,10813.18%2.38%
Sandab Madaya19.64%3,7902,98227.10%4.67%
Sundig5.33%1,02992011.85%2.15%
Timbab2.79%5394919.78%1.79%
Tiowi3.61%69761812.78%2.32%
Butig Total19,30216,64215.98%2.86%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Butig for the fiscal year of 2016 was 86,085,306.45.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200953,147,064.32
201056,323,451.795.98%
201160,903,521.678.13%
201259,068,039.99-3.01%
201360,285,341.762.06%
201468,225,248.7713.17%
201578,036,619.1514.38%
201686,085,306.4510.31%

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 Butig is 5 to 9, with 3,072 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 32 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1549
1 to 43,004
5 to 93,072
10 to 142,433
15 to 191,782
20 to 241,560
25 to 291,584
30 to 341,140
35 to 391,183
40 to 441,007
45 to 49876
50 to 54467
55 to 59270
60 to 64163
65 to 6995
70 to 7442
75 to 7943
80 and over32
Total19,302

Historical population

The population of Butig grew from 9,251 in 1960 to 19,302 in 2015, an increase of 10,051 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.86%, or an increase of 2,660 people, from the previous population of 16,642 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
9,251
10,1520.91%
11,4282.40%
6,278-11.29%
14,4918.73%
16,2292.14%
16,2830.07%
22,2564.40%
16,642-10.04%
19,3022.86%

Location

The municipal center of Butig is situated at approximately 7° 45' North, 124° 19' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 759.2 meters or 2,490.3 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 Butig are Marawi, Iligan, Cotabato City, Ozamiz, Tangub, and Valencia. The nearest municipalities are Lumbayanague, Sultan Dumalondong, Lumbatan, Masiu, Lumbaca-Unayan, and Poona Bayabao. Its distance from the national capital is 840.24 kilometers (522.10 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 840.24 kilometers (522.10 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N25°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 19,302, ranked 1,250 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 127.99 square kilometers, ranked 267 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 58 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,454 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 2.86%, ranked 641 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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