Tubod, Province of Surigao del Norte

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceSurigao del Norte
Barangay count9
Postal code8406
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)45.34 km2 (17.51 sq mi)
Population (2015)14,206
Density (2015)313 / km2 (811 / sq mi)
Coordinates9° 33' North, 125° 34' East (9.5556, 125.5688)
Estimated elevation above sea level56.3 meters (184.7 feet)

Tubod is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Surigao del Norte.

The municipality has a land area of 45.34 square kilometers or 17.51 square miles which constitutes 2.30% of Surigao del Norte's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 14,206. This represented 2.93% of the total population of Surigao del Norte province, or 0.55% of the overall population of the Caraga region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 313 inhabitants per square kilometer or 811 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Tubod 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)
Capayahan7.61%1,08188522.15%3.88%
Cawilan12.35%1,7551,44021.88%3.84%
Del Rosario10.16%1,4431,25914.61%2.63%
Marga11.00%1,5631,4875.11%0.95%
Motorpool11.22%1,5941,5284.32%0.81%
Poblacion11.43%1,6241,627-0.18%-0.04%
San Isidro9.70%1,3781,17617.18%3.06%
San Pablo9.59%1,3621,2459.40%1.72%
Timamana16.94%2,4061,92225.18%4.37%
Tubod Total14,20612,56913.02%2.36%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Tubod for the fiscal year of 2016 was 68,574,799.92.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200928,749,386.09
201031,468,489.619.46%
201138,121,017.9821.14%
201237,152,773.19-2.54%
201345,099,282.8521.39%
201446,146,435.462.32%
201550,586,422.199.62%
201668,574,799.9235.56%

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 Tubod is 5 to 9, with 1,602 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 133 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1262
1 to 41,329
5 to 91,602
10 to 141,447
15 to 191,394
20 to 241,129
25 to 291,120
30 to 34996
35 to 39907
40 to 44790
45 to 49705
50 to 54692
55 to 59541
60 to 64420
65 to 69311
70 to 74255
75 to 79173
80 and over133
Total14,206

Historical population

The population of Tubod grew from 6,197 in 1960 to 14,206 in 2015, an increase of 8,009 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.36%, or an increase of 1,637 people, from the previous population of 12,569 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
6,197
6,6650.71%
7,3662.03%
8,0561.81%
11,1943.34%
10,318-1.51%
10,9231.23%
11,6640.91%
12,5692.76%
14,2062.36%

Location

The municipal center of Tubod is situated at approximately 9° 33' North, 125° 34' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 56.3 meters or 184.7 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 Tubod are Surigao City, Cabadbaran, Butuan, Tandag, Bayugan, and Gingoog. The nearest municipalities are Mainit, Bacuag, Alegria, Kitcharao, Placer, and Sison. Its distance from the national capital is 748.10 kilometers (464.85 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 748.10 kilometers (464.85 miles) to the Northwest (N41°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 14,206, ranked 1,370 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 17.51 square kilometers, ranked 1,361 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 313 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 587 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 2.36%, ranked 1,004 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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