Tubungan, Province of Iloilo

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceIloilo
Barangay count48
Postal code5027
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Area (2007)85.18 km2 (32.89 sq mi)
Population (2015)22,449
Density (2015)264 / km2 (683 / sq mi)
Coordinates10° 46' North, 122° 19' East (10.7654, 122.3181)
Estimated elevation above sea level108.4 meters (355.4 feet)

Tubungan is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Iloilo.

The municipality has a land area of 85.18 square kilometers or 32.89 square miles which constitutes 1.70% of Iloilo's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 22,449. This represented 1.16% of the total population of Iloilo province, or 0.30% of the overall population of the Western Visayas region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 264 inhabitants per square kilometer or 683 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Tubungan has 48 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)
Adgao5.43%1,2181,1486.10%1.13%
Ago1.01%226232-2.59%-0.50%
Ambarihon1.55%34830912.62%2.29%
Ayubo1.23%276280-1.43%-0.27%
Bacan1.88%4214141.69%0.32%
Badiang1.14%256306-16.34%-3.34%
Bagunanay0.77%173206-16.02%-3.27%
Balicua1.39%313344-9.01%-1.78%
Bantayanan1.63%366377-2.92%-0.56%
Batga1.11%249321-22.43%-4.72%
Bato1.89%42435519.44%3.44%
Bikil1.41%31628610.49%1.92%
Boloc2.53%56950512.67%2.30%
Bondoc0.91%204215-5.12%-0.99%
Borong0.69%154155-0.65%-0.12%
Buenavista1.53%344363-5.23%-1.02%
Cadabdab4.51%1,0131,0001.30%0.25%
Daga‑ay1.39%31324826.21%4.53%
Desposorio0.98%221231-4.33%-0.84%
Igdampog Norte0.88%1971818.84%1.63%
Igdampog Sur1.93%43338711.89%2.16%
Igpaho3.17%71264011.25%2.05%
Igtuble5.60%1,2581,2361.78%0.34%
Ingay3.08%6916762.22%0.42%
Isauan0.98%221243-9.05%-1.79%
Jolason2.94%659669-1.49%-0.29%
Jona2.22%498546-8.79%-1.74%
La‑ag0.86%1931892.12%0.40%
Lanag Norte2.84%638654-2.45%-0.47%
Lanag Sur2.25%5044863.70%0.69%
Male1.10%24719427.32%4.71%
Mayang3.74%83968023.38%4.08%
Molina1.75%3933609.17%1.68%
Morcillas2.33%5245112.54%0.48%
Nagba2.35%5284819.77%1.79%
Navillan2.29%513547-6.22%-1.21%
Pinamacalan1.11%250253-1.19%-0.23%
San Jose1.45%32528215.25%2.74%
Sibucauan1.97%4434049.65%1.77%
Singon2.11%4734593.05%0.57%
Tabat2.53%56951011.57%2.11%
Tagpu‑an3.65%82068220.23%3.57%
Talento1.33%29926911.15%2.03%
Teniente Benito4.66%1,0469767.17%1.33%
Victoria2.05%4614277.96%1.47%
Zone I2.07%4654650.00%0.00%
Zone II2.03%456481-5.20%-1.01%
Zone III1.74%3903579.24%1.70%
Tubungan Total22,44921,5404.22%0.79%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Tubungan for the fiscal year of 2016 was 70,010,056.07.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200939,867,373.92
201041,708,651.234.62%
201145,198,425.918.37%
201244,503,724.88-1.54%
201349,404,023.0711.01%
201457,367,935.6116.12%
201564,115,001.1511.76%
201670,010,056.079.19%

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 Tubungan is 5 to 9, with 2,188 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 372 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1390
1 to 41,646
5 to 92,188
10 to 142,119
15 to 192,104
20 to 242,051
25 to 291,818
30 to 341,597
35 to 391,339
40 to 441,183
45 to 491,194
50 to 541,153
55 to 59994
60 to 64855
65 to 69615
70 to 74447
75 to 79384
80 and over372
Total22,449

Historical population

The population of Tubungan grew from 11,863 in 1960 to 22,449 in 2015, an increase of 10,586 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.79%, or an increase of 909 people, from the previous population of 21,540 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
11,863
12,4400.47%
14,0692.50%
14,5100.62%
15,9360.94%
18,4502.78%
19,0070.64%
20,6311.14%
21,5401.58%
22,4490.79%

Location

The municipal center of Tubungan is situated at approximately 10° 46' North, 122° 19' East, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 108.4 meters or 355.4 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 Tubungan are Iloilo City, Passi, Bago, Bacolod, Talisay, and Silay. The nearest municipalities are Igbaras, Leon, Guimbal, Tigbauan, Alimodian, and San Miguel. Its distance from the national capital is 447.43 kilometers (278.02 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Igbaras, Iloilo, 7.85 kilometers (4.88 miles) to the Southwest (S47°W)
  • Leon, Iloilo, 7.85 kilometers (4.88 miles) to the East‑Northeast (N78°E)
  • Guimbal, Iloilo, 11.50 kilometers (7.15 miles) to the South (S3°E)
  • Tigbauan, Iloilo, 11.90 kilometers (7.39 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S32°E)
  • Alimodian, Iloilo, 13.68 kilometers (8.50 miles) to the East‑Northeast (N66°E)
  • San Miguel, Iloilo, 16.16 kilometers (10.04 miles) to the East (N84°E)

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 447.43 kilometers (278.02 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N19°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 22,449, ranked 1,165 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 32.89 square kilometers, ranked 1,109 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 264 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 761 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.79%, ranked 162 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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