Senator Ninoy Aquino, Province of Sultan Kudarat

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
ProvinceSultan Kudarat
Barangay count20
Postal code9811
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)320.00 km2 (123.55 sq mi)
Population (2015)46,882
Density (2015)147 / km2 (379 / sq mi)
Coordinates6° 28' North, 124° 19' East (6.4594, 124.3221)
Estimated elevation above sea level673.6 meters (2,209.4 feet)

Senator Ninoy Aquino is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Sultan Kudarat.

The municipality has a land area of 320.00 square kilometers or 123.55 square miles which constitutes 6.04% of Sultan Kudarat's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 46,882. This represented 5.77% of the total population of Sultan Kudarat province, or 1.03% of the overall population of the SOCCSKSARGEN region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 147 inhabitants per square kilometer or 379 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Senator Ninoy Aquino has 20 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)
Banali4.92%2,3071,89721.61%3.80%
Basag5.40%2,5303,026-16.39%-3.35%
Buenaflores5.69%2,6662,5375.08%0.95%
Bugso8.77%4,1103,21527.84%4.79%
Buklod2.51%1,1771,06510.52%1.92%
Gapok3.73%1,7501,6307.36%1.36%
Kadi2.97%1,3921,527-8.84%-1.75%
Kapatagan1.81%8481,083-21.70%-4.55%
Kiadsam3.93%1,8411,63312.74%2.31%
Kuden8.44%3,9573,51712.51%2.27%
Kulaman10.03%4,7013,82922.77%3.98%
Lagubang5.84%2,7362,11429.42%5.03%
Langgal4.44%2,0812,205-5.62%-1.10%
Limuhay2.52%1,1801,1264.80%0.90%
Malegdeg5.11%2,3982,08914.79%2.66%
Midtungok7.21%3,3823,2912.77%0.52%
Nati3.22%1,5111,4533.99%0.75%
Sewod5.04%2,3612,1659.05%1.66%
Tacupis2.56%1,2001,209-0.74%-0.14%
Tinalon5.87%2,7542,897-4.94%-0.96%
Senator Ninoy Aquino Total46,88243,5087.75%1.43%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Senator Ninoy Aquino for the fiscal year of 2016 was 117,988,047.58.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200960,643,640.20
201064,195,661.795.86%
201169,951,660.488.97%
201267,975,531.47-2.82%
201381,520,134.0719.93%
201493,273,760.9414.42%
2015108,509,435.3316.33%
2016117,988,047.588.74%

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 Senator Ninoy Aquino is 5 to 9, with 5,620 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 214 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1970
1 to 44,388
5 to 95,620
10 to 145,209
15 to 195,523
20 to 244,823
25 to 293,999
30 to 343,351
35 to 392,869
40 to 442,393
45 to 492,109
50 to 541,709
55 to 591,330
60 to 641,008
65 to 69698
70 to 74425
75 to 79244
80 and over214
Total46,882

Historical population

The population of Senator Ninoy Aquino grew from 20,879 in 1990 to 46,882 in 2015, an increase of 26,003 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.43%, or an increase of 3,374 people, from the previous population of 43,508 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
20,879
28,7686.19%
30,2221.06%
35,1682.11%
43,5088.05%
46,8821.43%

Location

The municipal center of Senator Ninoy Aquino is situated at approximately 6° 28' North, 124° 19' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 673.6 meters or 2,209.4 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 Senator Ninoy Aquino are Tacurong, Koronadal, Cotabato City, General Santos, Kidapawan, and Digos. The nearest municipalities are Bagumbayan, Palimbang, Kalamansig, Lebak, Isulan, and Esperanza. Its distance from the national capital is 970.84 kilometers (603.25 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 970.84 kilometers (603.25 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N22°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 46,882, ranked 509 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 123.55 square kilometers, ranked 269 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 147 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,102 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.43%, ranked 855 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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