Bayugan, Province of Agusan del Sur

Summary data
Typecity (component)
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceAgusan del Sur
Barangay count43
Postal code8502
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)688.77 km2 (265.94 sq mi)
Population (2015)103,202
Density (2015)150 / km2 (388 / sq mi)
Coordinates8° 43' North, 125° 45' East (8.7143, 125.7481)
Estimated elevation above sea level31.9 meters (104.5 feet)

Bayugan is a component city in the landlocked province of Agusan del Sur.

The city has a land area of 688.77 square kilometers or 265.94 square miles which constitutes 6.89% of Agusan del Sur's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 103,202. This represented 14.73% of the total population of Agusan del Sur province, or 3.97% of the overall population of the Caraga region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 150 inhabitants per square kilometer or 388 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Bayugan has 43 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)
Berseba1.54%1,5851,688-6.10%-1.19%
Bucac3.80%3,9183,36716.36%2.93%
Cagbas1.86%1,9231,7579.45%1.73%
Calaitan1.85%1,9132,385-19.79%-4.11%
Canayugan1.12%1,1561,167-0.94%-0.18%
Charito1.50%1,5491,5291.31%0.25%
Claro Cortez0.79%81965425.23%4.38%
Fili2.86%2,9492,9230.89%0.17%
Gamao1.06%1,0961,0355.89%1.10%
Getsemane0.39%398436-8.72%-1.72%
Grace Estate0.66%6776513.99%0.75%
Hamogaway1.46%1,5081,568-3.83%-0.74%
Katipunan1.19%1,2251,1357.93%1.46%
Mabuhay1.68%1,7301,750-1.14%-0.22%
Magkiangkang1.75%1,8011,62810.63%1.94%
Mahayag0.61%62955413.54%2.45%
Marcelina3.67%3,7893,5088.01%1.48%
Maygatasan4.67%4,8184,14816.15%2.89%
Montivesta0.69%70960217.77%3.16%
Mt. Ararat0.66%684821-16.69%-3.42%
Mt. Carmel2.31%2,3872,04716.61%2.97%
Mt. Olive1.46%1,5091,5010.53%0.10%
New Salem0.55%569663-14.18%-2.87%
Noli3.60%3,7123,3809.82%1.80%
Osmeña1.54%1,5891,5731.02%0.19%
Panaytay0.67%69562411.38%2.07%
Pinagalaan1.37%1,4111,10827.35%4.71%
Poblacion15.51%16,01017,596-9.01%-1.78%
Sagmone1.26%1,3011,15712.45%2.26%
Saguma2.15%2,2151,93714.35%2.59%
Salvacion5.70%5,8865,07915.89%2.85%
San Agustin0.66%67961310.77%1.97%
San Isidro1.17%1,2061,04615.30%2.75%
San Juan3.20%3,3073,391-2.48%-0.48%
Santa Irene3.54%3,6512,82029.47%5.04%
Santa Teresita1.77%1,8281,6689.59%1.76%
Santo Niño1.56%1,6061,643-2.25%-0.43%
Taglatawan12.44%12,83812,976-1.06%-0.20%
Taglibas0.39%4023864.15%0.78%
Tagubay0.90%93074924.17%4.21%
Verdu1.38%1,4241,3733.71%0.70%
Villa Undayon1.56%1,6091,31222.64%3.96%
Wawa1.51%1,5621,41310.54%1.93%
Bayugan Total103,20299,3613.87%0.72%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Bayugan for the fiscal year of 2016 was 792,940,543.26.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
2009278,073,004.71
2010166,756,344.40-40.03%
2011189,342,688.3113.54%
2012519,253,055.70174.24%
2013557,439,566.527.35%
2014627,914,557.9812.64%
2015716,545,014.6314.12%
2016792,940,543.2610.66%

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 Bayugan is 5 to 9, with 12,739 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 755 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 12,371
1 to 410,389
5 to 912,739
10 to 1412,263
15 to 1910,422
20 to 249,044
25 to 297,714
30 to 346,540
35 to 395,815
40 to 445,323
45 to 495,133
50 to 544,471
55 to 593,651
60 to 642,608
65 to 691,815
70 to 741,256
75 to 79893
80 and over755
Total103,202

Historical population

The population of Bayugan grew from 37,816 in 1970 to 103,202 in 2015, an increase of 65,386 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.72%, or an increase of 3,841 people, from the previous population of 99,361 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
37,816
43,6032.90%
56,3675.27%
78,7253.40%
89,9992.54%
93,6230.85%
95,0320.21%
99,3611.63%
103,2020.72%

Location

The city center of Bayugan is situated at approximately 8° 43' North, 125° 45' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 31.9 meters or 104.5 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 Bayugan are Butuan, Cabadbaran, Tandag, Gingoog, Bislig, and Malaybalay. The nearest municipalities are Esperanza, Sibagat, Las Nieves, Prosperidad, San Luis, and Talacogon. Its distance from the national capital is 832.23 kilometers (517.12 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 832.23 kilometers (517.12 miles) to the Northwest (N38°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 103,202, ranked 179 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 265.94 square kilometers, ranked 73 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 150 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,158 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.72%, ranked 1,574 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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