Sultan Sumagka, Province of Maguindanao

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceMaguindanao
Barangay count9
Postal code9637
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)62.96 km2 (24.31 sq mi)
Population (2015)14,863
Density (2015)236 / km2 (611 / sq mi)
Coordinates7° 2' North, 124° 22' East (7.0356, 124.3746)
Estimated elevation above sea level8.0 meters (26.2 feet)

Sultan Sumagka, formerly known as Talitay, is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Maguindanao.

The municipality has a land area of 62.96 square kilometers or 24.31 square miles which constitutes 0.65% of Maguindanao's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 14,863. This represented 1.27% of the total population of Maguindanao province, or 0.39% of the overall population of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 236 inhabitants per square kilometer or 611 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Sultan Sumagka has 9 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)
Bintan11.23%1,6691,39319.81%3.50%
Gadungan9.05%1,3451,2259.80%1.80%
Kiladap8.14%1,2101,1574.58%0.86%
Kilalan12.16%1,8071,7344.21%0.79%
Kuden12.13%1,8031,7612.39%0.45%
Makadayon7.12%1,0589788.18%1.51%
Manggay7.33%1,09092817.46%3.11%
Pageda10.35%1,5381,4506.07%1.13%
Talitay22.49%3,3432,70223.72%4.14%
Sultan Sumagka Total14,86313,32811.52%2.10%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Sultan Sumagka for the fiscal year of 2016 was 47,265,190.80.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200933,953,174.00
201035,422,879.214.33%
201138,952,756.179.96%
201237,139,319.50-4.66%
201333,291,991.97-10.36%
201437,621,718.9913.01%
201542,920,890.0014.09%
201647,265,190.8010.12%

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 Sumagka is 1 to 4, with 2,205 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 36 individuals.

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Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1320
1 to 42,205
5 to 92,163
10 to 141,931
15 to 191,644
20 to 241,417
25 to 291,119
30 to 34821
35 to 39879
40 to 44700
45 to 49639
50 to 54381
55 to 59247
60 to 64134
65 to 69126
70 to 7464
75 to 7936
80 and over37
Total14,863

Historical population

The population of Sultan Sumagka fell from 17,026 in 2000 to 14,863 in 2015, a decrease of 2,163 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.10%, or an increase of 1,535 people, from the previous population of 13,328 in 2010.

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Census datePopulationGrowth rate
17,026
21,9643.57%
13,328-16.63%
14,8632.10%

Location

The municipal center of Sultan Sumagka is situated at approximately 7° 2' North, 124° 22' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 8.0 meters or 26.2 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 Sumagka are Cotabato City, Tacurong, Koronadal, Kidapawan, Marawi, and Digos. The nearest municipalities are Datu Anggal Midtimbang, Talayan, Datu Odin Sinsuat, Guindulungan, Kabuntalan, and Northern Kabuntalan. Its distance from the national capital is 914.32 kilometers (568.13 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 914.32 kilometers (568.13 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N24°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 14,863, ranked 1,379 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 24.31 square kilometers, ranked 1,253 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 236 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 833 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 2.10%, ranked 1,573 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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