Lambayong, Province of Sultan Kudarat

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
ProvinceSultan Kudarat
Barangay count26
Postal code9802
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)226.88 km2 (87.60 sq mi)
Population (2015)77,013
Density (2015)339 / km2 (879 / sq mi)
Coordinates6° 48' North, 124° 38' East (6.7983, 124.6326)
Estimated elevation above sea level30.0 meters (98.4 feet)

Lambayong, formerly known as Mariano Marcos, is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Sultan Kudarat.

The municipality has a land area of 226.88 square kilometers or 87.60 square miles which constitutes 4.28% of Sultan Kudarat's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 77,013. This represented 9.48% of the total population of Sultan Kudarat province, or 1.69% of the overall population of the SOCCSKSARGEN region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 339 inhabitants per square kilometer or 879 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Lambayong 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)
Caridad1.40%1,08181532.64%5.53%
Didtaras2.61%2,0132,0020.55%0.10%
Gansing3.18%2,4511,57255.92%8.82%
Kabulakan1.03%7967466.70%1.24%
Kapingkong4.23%3,2603,2071.65%0.31%
Katitisan2.37%1,8231,7514.11%0.77%
Lagao2.60%2,0031,78812.02%2.19%
Lilit3.01%2,3172,2891.22%0.23%
Madanding3.21%2,4751,51363.58%9.82%
Maligaya1.93%1,4891,4810.54%0.10%
Mamali3.23%2,4842,864-13.27%-2.67%
Matiompong3.10%2,3842,1799.41%1.73%
Midtapok3.28%2,5262,25911.82%2.15%
New Cebu3.46%2,6632,00133.08%5.59%
Palumbi3.23%2,4872,3336.60%1.22%
Pidtiguian5.12%3,9413,36317.19%3.07%
Pimbalayan6.12%4,7144,27410.29%1.88%
Pinguiaman4.39%3,3782,18054.95%8.70%
Poblacion14.45%11,13210,3697.36%1.36%
Sadsalan4.39%3,3803,0749.95%1.82%
Seneben3.24%2,4962,23311.78%2.14%
Sigayan3.06%2,3552,07113.71%2.48%
Tambak3.40%2,6192,4198.27%1.52%
Tinumigues6.65%5,1232,424111.34%15.31%
Tumiao3.03%2,3312,3051.13%0.21%
Udtong4.27%3,2922,04560.98%9.49%
Lambayong Total77,01365,55717.47%3.11%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Lambayong for the fiscal year of 2016 was 150,288,304.74.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200979,442,517.83
201084,449,025.886.30%
201191,680,842.188.56%
201290,209,256.63-1.61%
2013104,682,835.9516.04%
2014116,787,238.0011.56%
2015134,531,906.7715.19%
2016150,288,304.7411.71%

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 Lambayong is 5 to 9, with 9,143 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 498 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,733
1 to 47,564
5 to 99,143
10 to 148,408
15 to 197,935
20 to 247,585
25 to 296,647
30 to 345,423
35 to 394,846
40 to 444,240
45 to 493,946
50 to 542,844
55 to 592,062
60 to 641,632
65 to 691,219
70 to 74787
75 to 79501
80 and over498
Total77,013

Historical population

The population of Lambayong grew from 26,301 in 1975 to 77,013 in 2015, an increase of 50,712 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.11%, or an increase of 11,456 people, from the previous population of 65,557 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
26,301
29,6942.46%
39,1822.81%
46,6363.32%
51,1922.02%
60,3722.30%
65,5573.04%
77,0133.11%

Location

The municipal center of Lambayong is situated at approximately 6° 48' North, 124° 38' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 30.0 meters or 98.4 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 Lambayong are Tacurong, Koronadal, Kidapawan, Cotabato City, Digos, and General Santos. The nearest municipalities are Sultan sa Barongis, General Salipada K. Pendatun, Esperanza, Rajah Buayan, President Quirino, and Paglat. Its distance from the national capital is 949.92 kilometers (590.25 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 949.92 kilometers (590.25 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N24°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 77,013, ranked 231 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 87.60 square kilometers, ranked 444 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 339 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 548 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 3.11%, ranked 1,382 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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