Quick Facts


Data Sources: 2019

*Office of the Provincial Treasury
*Philippine Statistics Authority
*Provincial Offices
*Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas
*Department of Education
*Nation Telecommunications Commission
*La Union Electric Company, Inc.
*La Union electric Cooperative, Inc.
*Philippine National Police

GEOGRAPHICAL LOCATION

Capital: City of San Fernando
Land Area: 149,309 ha
Classification: First Class Province
Political Boundaries:
North: Ilocos Sur
South: Pangasinan
East: Benguet
West: West Philippine Sea
Political Subdivisions:
1 City
19 Municipalities
576 Barangays
2 Congressional Districts


DEVELOPMENT FINANCE

Revenue: Php 2,436,752,179.23
Expenditure: Php 2,025,498,831.11
Consumer Price Index: 17.60
Purchase Power of Peso: 0.88
Inflation Rate: 1.16%
Financial Institutions: 78 (Rural, Government, Thrift, Savings and Mortage)


DEMOGRAPHICS

Population: 827,310
Growth Rate: 1.12%
Population Density: 554 persons/sq km
Household: 205,497
Major Languages: Ilocano, Tagalog, English
Religion: Predominantly Roman Catholic


DEVELOPMENT SECURITY

Index Crime: 218
Non-Index Crime: 1,978
Ave. Monthly Crime: 22.10
Policemen Population Ratio: 1:1,335
Vol. to Crime Ratio:
Person: 114
Property: 104


HEALTH

Hospitals:
Government: 6
Private: 17
Maternal Mortality Rate: 59.03%/100,000 Population
Infant Mortality Rate:
6.81/1,000 Live Birth
Crude Birth Rate: 12.73%/1,000 Population
Crude Date Rate: 4.49%/1,000 Population


SOCIAL WELFARE, COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AND HOUSING

Day Care Center: 629
Day Care Workers: 607
Day Care Children: 15,425
Senior Citizen: 89,058