Benben, Municipality of La Paz, Province of Abra

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
ProvinceAbra
MunicipalityLa Paz
Postal code2826
Population (2015)554
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates17.6617, 120.6491

Benben, formerly Bonbon, is a barangay in the municipality of La Paz, in the province of Abra. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 554. This represented 3.59% of the total population of La Paz.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Benben is 5 to 9, with 77 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 5 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 114
1 to 443
5 to 977
10 to 1476
15 to 1963
20 to 2437
25 to 2929
30 to 3432
35 to 3937
40 to 4437
45 to 4925
50 to 5423
55 to 5912
60 to 6411
65 to 6917
70 to 745
75 to 796
80 and over10
Total554

Historical population

The population of Benben grew from 254 in 1990 to 554 in 2015, an increase of 300 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.10%, or an increase of 3 people, from the previous population of 551 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
254
3083.68%
3754.31%
4733.25%
5515.71%
5540.10%

Location

Benben is situated at approximately 17.6617, 120.6491, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 122.4 meters or 401.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Benben shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

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Notes

  1. Data on population is from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.