Bagumbayan, Province of Sultan Kudarat

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
ProvinceSultan Kudarat
Barangay count19
Postal code9810
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)672.06 km2 (259.48 sq mi)
Population (2015)67,061
Density (2015)100 / km2 (258 / sq mi)
Coordinates6° 32' North, 124° 34' East (6.5404, 124.5669)
Estimated elevation above sea level96.9 meters (317.9 feet)

Bagumbayan is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Sultan Kudarat.

The municipality has a land area of 672.06 square kilometers or 259.48 square miles which constitutes 12.68% of Sultan Kudarat's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 67,061. This represented 8.26% of the total population of Sultan Kudarat province, or 1.48% of the overall population of the SOCCSKSARGEN region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 100 inhabitants per square kilometer or 258 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Bagumbayan has 19 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)
Bai Sarifinang11.41%7,6517,2485.56%1.04%
Biwang7.11%4,7673,93121.27%3.74%
Busok5.76%3,8613,50910.03%1.84%
Chua2.79%1,8711,8351.96%0.37%
Daguma6.41%4,2973,89010.46%1.91%
Daluga2.90%1,9471,7998.23%1.52%
Kabulanan3.82%2,5652,758-7.00%-1.37%
Kanulay1.32%8841,380-35.94%-8.13%
Kapaya7.99%5,3574,86910.02%1.84%
Kinayao3.90%2,6142,4397.18%1.33%
Masiag10.59%7,1026,9472.23%0.42%
Monteverde3.32%2,2292,718-17.99%-3.71%
Poblacion8.15%5,4655,2344.41%0.83%
Santo Niño4.49%3,0102,47021.86%3.84%
Sison3.47%2,3272,1249.56%1.75%
South Sepaka3.71%2,4872,3704.94%0.92%
Sumilil3.65%2,4472,461-0.57%-0.11%
Titulok2.77%1,8571,60915.41%2.77%
Tuka6.45%4,3234,1095.21%0.97%
Bagumbayan Total67,06163,7005.28%0.98%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Bagumbayan for the fiscal year of 2016 was 197,686,238.12.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
2009108,446,121.99
2010116,037,269.327.00%
2011124,879,942.787.62%
2012121,325,482.62-2.85%
2013148,737,002.4822.59%
2014159,099,661.536.97%
2015182,141,451.2514.48%
2016197,686,238.128.53%

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 Bagumbayan is 5 to 9, with 7,771 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 359 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,347
1 to 46,041
5 to 97,771
10 to 147,168
15 to 197,133
20 to 246,731
25 to 295,811
30 to 344,764
35 to 394,468
40 to 443,695
45 to 493,351
50 to 542,724
55 to 592,080
60 to 641,504
65 to 691,038
70 to 74653
75 to 79423
80 and over359
Total67,061

Historical population

The population of Bagumbayan grew from 26,231 in 1970 to 67,061 in 2015, an increase of 40,830 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.98%, or an increase of 3,361 people, from the previous population of 63,700 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
26,231
19,083-6.18%
26,8557.07%
36,5243.12%
45,5844.24%
53,4443.47%
57,1330.92%
63,7004.04%
67,0610.98%

Location

The municipal center of Bagumbayan is situated at approximately 6° 32' North, 124° 34' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 96.9 meters or 317.9 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 Bagumbayan are Tacurong, Koronadal, Kidapawan, General Santos, Cotabato City, and Digos. The nearest municipalities are Norala, Isulan, Santo Niño, Esperanza, Tantangan, and President Quirino. Its distance from the national capital is 973.01 kilometers (604.60 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 973.01 kilometers (604.60 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N23°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 67,061, ranked 289 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 259.48 square kilometers, ranked 71 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 100 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,268 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.98%, ranked 349 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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