Sultan sa Barongis, Province of Maguindanao

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceMaguindanao
Barangay count12
Postal code9611
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)291.30 km2 (112.47 sq mi)
Population (2015)22,425
Density (2015)77 / km2 (199 / sq mi)
Coordinates6° 53' North, 124° 36' East (6.8822, 124.6004)
Estimated elevation above sea level17.4 meters (57.1 feet)

Sultan sa Barongis, formerly known as Lambayong, is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Maguindanao.

The municipality has a land area of 291.30 square kilometers or 112.47 square miles which constitutes 2.99% of Maguindanao's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 22,425. This represented 1.91% of the total population of Maguindanao 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 77 inhabitants per square kilometer or 199 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Sultan sa Barongis has 12 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)
Angkayamat6.18%1,3861,389-0.22%-0.04%
Barurao18.19%4,0783,30823.28%4.06%
Bulod10.26%2,3002,310-0.43%-0.08%
Darampua9.02%2,0222,0170.25%0.05%
Gadungan6.89%1,5461,5440.13%0.02%
Kulambog13.98%3,1352,40230.52%5.20%
Langgapanan2.25%5051,210-58.26%-15.33%
Masulot10.91%2,4471,86531.21%5.31%
Paldong8.67%1,9451,9430.10%0.02%
Papakan6.13%1,3751,430-3.85%-0.74%
Tugal3.26%7321,814-59.65%-15.87%
Tukanakuden4.25%9541,315-27.45%-5.93%
Sultan sa Barongis Total22,42522,547-0.54%-0.10%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Sultan sa Barongis for the fiscal year of 2016 was 80,664,178.98.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200948,512,168.72
201051,087,012.385.31%
201155,617,992.868.87%
201253,734,643.56-3.39%
201356,855,185.215.81%
201464,763,953.3013.91%
201574,083,598.7314.39%
201680,664,178.988.88%

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 Sultan sa Barongis is 5 to 9, with 3,540 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 28 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1654
1 to 42,876
5 to 93,540
10 to 142,893
15 to 192,379
20 to 241,810
25 to 291,780
30 to 341,448
35 to 391,408
40 to 441,031
45 to 491,004
50 to 54649
55 to 59420
60 to 64228
65 to 69148
70 to 7495
75 to 7928
80 and over34
Total22,425

Historical population

The population of Sultan sa Barongis fell from 40,347 in 1960 to 22,425 in 2015, a decrease of 17,922 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.10%, or a decrease of 122 people, from the previous population of 22,547 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
40,347
45,4211.17%
17,630-17.30%
25,9578.04%
29,9161.43%
29,9670.03%
34,7093.20%
25,767-4.03%
22,547-4.74%
22,425-0.10%

Location

The municipal center of Sultan sa Barongis is situated at approximately 6° 53' North, 124° 36' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 17.4 meters or 57.1 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 Sultan sa Barongis are Tacurong, Koronadal, Cotabato City, Kidapawan, Digos, and General Santos. The nearest municipalities are Rajah Buayan, Lambayong, Mamasapano, Ampatuan, Shariff Saydona Mustapha, and Shariff Aguak. Its distance from the national capital is 940.00 kilometers (584.09 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 940.00 kilometers (584.09 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N24°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 22,425, ranked 1,153 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 112.47 square kilometers, ranked 319 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 77 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,380 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): -0.10%, ranked 1,386 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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