Sapad, Province of Lanao del Norte

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceLanao del Norte
Barangay count17
Postal code9213
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)140.03 km2 (54.07 sq mi)
Population (2015)21,309
Density (2015)152 / km2 (394 / sq mi)
Coordinates7° 51' North, 123° 50' East (7.8452, 123.8369)
Estimated elevation above sea level40.5 meters (132.7 feet)

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

The municipality has a land area of 140.03 square kilometers or 54.07 square miles which constitutes 4.18% of Lanao del Norte's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 21,309. This represented 3.15% of the total population of Lanao del Norte province, or 0.45% of the overall population of the Northern Mindanao region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 152 inhabitants per square kilometer or 394 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Sapad has 17 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)
Baning6.00%1,2781,2670.87%0.16%
Buriasan22.87%4,8734,22015.47%2.78%
Dansalan7.17%1,5281,5180.66%0.13%
Gamal2.44%51944616.37%2.93%
Inudaran I2.69%573576-0.52%-0.10%
Inudaran II3.36%71559021.19%3.73%
Karkum5.13%1,09398011.53%2.10%
Katipunan5.89%1,2551,04320.33%3.59%
Mabugnao2.54%54146815.60%2.80%
Maito Salug2.91%62054713.35%2.41%
Mala Salug5.59%1,1911,1097.39%1.37%
Mama‑anon2.75%58748820.29%3.58%
Mapurog3.77%80369715.21%2.73%
Pancilan4.72%1,0051,126-10.75%-2.14%
Panoloon11.38%2,4252,4120.54%0.10%
Pili5.24%1,11691721.70%3.81%
Sapad5.57%1,1871,07510.42%1.90%
Sapad Total21,30919,4799.39%1.72%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Sapad for the fiscal year of 2016 was 55,218,254.29.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200930,307,284.24
2010434,965.48-98.56%
2011379,448.68-12.76%
2012541,924.7342.82%
201338,881,058.997,074.62%
201444,036,779.4113.26%
201550,030,214.3613.61%
201655,218,254.2910.37%

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 Sapad is 5 to 9, with 2,705 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 115 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1400
1 to 41,998
5 to 92,705
10 to 142,628
15 to 192,389
20 to 242,196
25 to 291,645
30 to 341,279
35 to 391,368
40 to 441,188
45 to 491,005
50 to 54684
55 to 59597
60 to 64431
65 to 69366
70 to 74185
75 to 79130
80 and over115
Total21,309

Historical population

The population of Sapad grew from 12,723 in 1970 to 21,309 in 2015, an increase of 8,586 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.72%, or an increase of 1,830 people, from the previous population of 19,479 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
12,723
3,830-21.41%
6,30410.48%
13,2067.68%
14,5951.89%
15,1670.83%
17,1911.74%
19,4794.65%
21,3091.72%

Location

The municipal center of Sapad is situated at approximately 7° 51' North, 123° 50' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 40.5 meters or 132.7 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 Sapad are Tangub, Ozamiz, Pagadian, Marawi, Iligan, and Oroquieta. The nearest municipalities are Salvador, Kapatagan, Kapatagan, Nunungan, Sultan Naga Dimaporo, and Lala. Its distance from the national capital is 808.69 kilometers (502.49 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 808.69 kilometers (502.49 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N22°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 21,309, ranked 1,191 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 54.07 square kilometers, ranked 771 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 152 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,119 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.72%, ranked 764 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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