Marogong, Province of Lanao del Sur

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceLanao del Sur
Barangay count24
Postal code9303
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)365.00 km2 (140.93 sq mi)
Population (2015)21,319
Density (2015)58 / km2 (151 / sq mi)
Coordinates7° 41' North, 124° 9' East (7.6776, 124.1501)
Estimated elevation above sea level358.1 meters (1,174.5 feet)

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

The municipality has a land area of 365.00 square kilometers or 140.93 square miles which constitutes 2.70% of Lanao del Sur's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 21,319. This represented 2.04% of the total population of Lanao del Sur province, or 0.56% 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

Marogong has 24 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)
Bagumbayan3.95%8427936.18%1.15%
Balut3.94%83972415.88%2.85%
Bitayan2.46%52545415.64%2.81%
Bolawan5.86%1,2491,1706.75%1.25%
Bonga2.57%54847216.10%2.88%
Cabasaran2.58%54949111.81%2.15%
Cadayonan2.94%6265739.25%1.70%
Cahera4.70%1,0019624.05%0.76%
Cairantang4.15%88478113.19%2.39%
Calumbog3.10%66156516.99%3.03%
Canibongan4.00%8527779.65%1.77%
Diragun2.66%56746422.20%3.89%
Mantailoco2.42%5154729.11%1.67%
Mapantao3.11%66460310.12%1.85%
Marogong East6.85%1,4611,3746.33%1.18%
Marogong Proper16.26%3,4662,23954.80%8.68%
Mayaman3.67%783849-7.77%-1.53%
Pabrica3.37%71965010.62%1.94%
Paigoay Coda3.11%66360010.50%1.92%
Pasayanan2.88%61453414.98%2.69%
Piangologan5.82%1,2401,08614.18%2.56%
Puracan1.76%3753449.01%1.66%
Romagondong4.59%9799315.16%0.96%
Sarang3.27%69763310.11%1.85%
Marogong Total21,31918,54114.98%2.69%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Marogong for the fiscal year of 2016 was 75,276,076.85.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200944,694,197.81
201047,680,622.456.68%
201151,300,356.017.59%
201249,868,538.01-2.79%
201353,068,090.256.42%
201459,627,492.5712.36%
201568,217,460.5614.41%
201675,276,076.8510.35%

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 Marogong is 5 to 9, with 3,422 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 10 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1530
1 to 42,753
5 to 93,422
10 to 143,133
15 to 192,279
20 to 241,711
25 to 291,587
30 to 341,307
35 to 391,345
40 to 441,139
45 to 49917
50 to 54513
55 to 59319
60 to 64175
65 to 69102
70 to 7456
75 to 7921
80 and over10
Total21,319

Historical population

The population of Marogong grew from 6,633 in 1980 to 21,319 in 2015, an increase of 14,686 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.69%, or an increase of 2,778 people, from the previous population of 18,541 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
6,633
12,7756.78%
13,7651.41%
16,1653.51%
21,1203.76%
18,541-4.63%
21,3192.69%

Location

The municipal center of Marogong is situated at approximately 7° 41' North, 124° 9' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 358.1 meters or 1,174.5 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 Marogong are Marawi, Cotabato City, Tangub, Iligan, Ozamiz, and Pagadian. The nearest municipalities are Tubaran, Pagayawan, Calanogas, Lumbaca-Unayan, Malabang, and Binidayan. Its distance from the national capital is 839.36 kilometers (521.55 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 839.36 kilometers (521.55 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N24°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 21,319, ranked 1,188 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 140.93 square kilometers, ranked 237 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 58 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,453 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 2.69%, ranked 119 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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