Poona Bayabao, Province of Lanao del Sur

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceLanao del Sur
Barangay count25
Postal code9705
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)242.34 km2 (93.57 sq mi)
Population (2015)22,227
Density (2015)92 / km2 (238 / sq mi)
Coordinates7° 51' North, 124° 20' East (7.8514, 124.3392)
Estimated elevation above sea level705.8 meters (2,315.0 feet)

Poona Bayabao, formerly known as Gata, is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Lanao del Sur.

The municipality has a land area of 242.34 square kilometers or 93.57 square miles which constitutes 1.80% of Lanao del Sur's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 22,227. This represented 2.13% of the total population of Lanao del Sur province, or 0.59% of the overall population of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 92 inhabitants per square kilometer or 238 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Poona Bayabao has 25 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)
Ataragadong3.24%7217062.12%0.40%
Bangon2.05%4564501.33%0.25%
Bansayan5.83%1,29577267.75%10.35%
Bualan3.10%6896535.51%1.03%
Bubong‑Dimunda4.59%1,02058374.96%11.24%
Bugaran2.90%6446321.90%0.36%
Cadayonan4.72%1,0509777.47%1.38%
Calilangan Dicala2.68%5955753.48%0.65%
Calupaan2.65%58849818.07%3.21%
Dilausan2.22%4944871.44%0.27%
Dimayon3.97%8828108.89%1.63%
Dongcoan2.32%51544116.78%3.00%
Gadongan4.24%94285010.82%1.98%
Liangan4.59%1,0211,0170.39%0.07%
Lumbac2.59%5755435.89%1.10%
Lumbaca Ingud3.12%6946772.51%0.47%
Madanding4.62%1,02774637.67%6.28%
Pantao3.00%66752427.29%4.70%
Poblacion10.03%2,2291,83321.60%3.79%
Punud4.04%8988229.25%1.70%
Ragayan10.70%2,3791,83929.36%5.02%
Rogan Cairan3.88%8628550.82%0.16%
Rogan Tandiong Dimayon2.69%5975842.23%0.42%
Talaguian4.04%8988772.39%0.45%
Taporog2.20%4894782.30%0.43%
Poona Bayabao Total22,22719,22915.59%2.80%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Poona Bayabao for the fiscal year of 2016 was 83,248,723.00.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200950,476,097.00
201053,555,592.016.10%
201158,028,746.358.35%
201256,186,499.00-3.17%
201358,158,376.493.51%
201465,961,530.2513.42%
201575,458,252.9814.40%
201683,248,723.0010.32%

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 Poona Bayabao is 5 to 9, with 3,612 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 42 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1547
1 to 43,111
5 to 93,612
10 to 142,722
15 to 192,009
20 to 241,824
25 to 291,933
30 to 341,569
35 to 391,415
40 to 441,155
45 to 49840
50 to 54570
55 to 59381
60 to 64196
65 to 69164
70 to 7491
75 to 7946
80 and over42
Total22,227

Historical population

The population of Poona Bayabao grew from 9,179 in 1960 to 22,227 in 2015, an increase of 13,048 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.80%, or an increase of 2,998 people, from the previous population of 19,229 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
9,179
10,7801.59%
12,7503.43%
8,955-6.82%
13,1053.88%
15,1492.75%
17,3903.00%
23,5894.29%
19,229-7.17%
22,2272.80%

Location

The municipal center of Poona Bayabao is situated at approximately 7° 51' North, 124° 20' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 705.8 meters or 2,315.0 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 Poona Bayabao are Marawi, Iligan, Ozamiz, Tangub, Cotabato City, and Cagayan de Oro. The nearest municipalities are Tamparan, Masiu, Lumba-Bayabao, Taraka, Mulondo, and Maguing. Its distance from the national capital is 830.75 kilometers (516.20 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 830.75 kilometers (516.20 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N26°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 22,227, ranked 1,167 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 93.57 square kilometers, ranked 433 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 92 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,325 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 2.80%, ranked 402 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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