Poona Piagapo, Province of Lanao del Norte

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceLanao del Norte
Barangay count26
Postal code9204
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)260.07 km2 (100.41 sq mi)
Population (2015)27,018
Density (2015)104 / km2 (269 / sq mi)
Coordinates8° 5' North, 124° 8' East (8.0827, 124.1408)
Estimated elevation above sea level570.3 meters (1,870.7 feet)

Poona Piagapo is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Lanao del Norte.

The municipality has a land area of 260.07 square kilometers or 100.41 square miles which constitutes 7.77% of Lanao del Norte's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 27,018. This represented 3.99% of the total population of Lanao del Norte province, or 0.58% of the overall population of the Northern Mindanao region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 104 inhabitants per square kilometer or 269 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Poona Piagapo has 26 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)
Alowin3.23%87272919.62%3.47%
Bubong‑Dinaig3.62%9799186.64%1.23%
Cabasaran3.51%94980118.48%3.28%
Cadayonan4.20%1,13693621.37%3.76%
Caromatan5.83%1,5761,34117.52%3.12%
Daramba5.03%1,3591,16017.16%3.06%
Dinaig3.24%8757999.51%1.75%
Kablangan2.78%75161721.72%3.81%
Linindingan4.05%1,09486326.77%4.62%
Lumbatan3.89%1,05287420.37%3.59%
Lupitan3.14%84970520.43%3.60%
Madamba3.37%9108526.81%1.26%
Madaya4.26%1,1501,01413.41%2.43%
Maliwanag4.40%1,1881,1404.21%0.79%
Nunang4.14%1,11894018.94%3.36%
Nunungan3.19%86370622.24%3.90%
Pantao Raya4.49%1,2131,02018.92%3.35%
Pantaon3.35%9058842.38%0.45%
Pendolonan4.29%1,1581,00715.00%2.70%
Pened3.99%1,0781,0770.09%0.02%
Piangamangaan3.56%96175926.61%4.60%
Poblacion5.28%1,4261,24314.72%2.65%
Sulo3.15%85272317.84%3.18%
Tagoranao2.92%78870911.14%2.03%
Tangclao3.36%90980413.06%2.36%
Timbangalan3.73%1,00783021.33%3.75%
Poona Piagapo Total27,01823,45115.21%2.73%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Poona Piagapo for the fiscal year of 2016 was 87,594,179.61.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200947,665,820.80
201050,376,997.015.69%
201154,446,373.658.08%
201252,791,548.51-3.04%
201361,506,156.1016.51%
201469,613,402.1413.18%
201579,458,878.2614.14%
201687,594,179.6110.24%

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 Piagapo is 5 to 9, with 4,467 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 43 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,074
1 to 43,847
5 to 94,467
10 to 143,741
15 to 193,071
20 to 242,419
25 to 292,094
30 to 341,538
35 to 391,462
40 to 441,083
45 to 49851
50 to 54501
55 to 59308
60 to 64207
65 to 69142
70 to 74113
75 to 7957
80 and over43
Total27,018

Historical population

The population of Poona Piagapo grew from 6,026 in 1980 to 27,018 in 2015, an increase of 20,992 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.73%, or an increase of 3,567 people, from the previous population of 23,451 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
6,026
13,3568.29%
14,1611.10%
16,0922.78%
19,8182.91%
23,4516.32%
27,0182.73%

Location

The municipal center of Poona Piagapo is situated at approximately 8° 5' North, 124° 8' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 570.3 meters or 1,870.7 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 Poona Piagapo are Marawi, Iligan, Ozamiz, Tangub, Oroquieta, and El Salvador. The nearest municipalities are Pantao Ragat, Matungao, Baloi, Piagapo, Linamon, and Kauswagan. Its distance from the national capital is 798.22 kilometers (495.99 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 798.22 kilometers (495.99 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N25°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 27,018, ranked 991 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 100.41 square kilometers, ranked 383 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 104 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,286 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 2.73%, ranked 159 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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