Gambang, Municipality of Bakun, Province of Benguet

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
ProvinceBenguet
MunicipalityBakun
Postal code2610
Population (2015)4,367
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates16.7567, 120.7768

Gambang is a barangay in the municipality of Bakun, in the province of Benguet. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 4,367. This represented 28.44% of the total population of Bakun.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Gambang is 20 to 24, with 524 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 20 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 187
1 to 4378
5 to 9416
10 to 14416
15 to 19470
20 to 24524
25 to 29462
30 to 34340
35 to 39276
40 to 44244
45 to 49212
50 to 54162
55 to 59125
60 to 6473
65 to 6977
70 to 7457
75 to 7928
80 and over20
Total4,367

Historical population

The population of Gambang grew from 2,731 in 1990 to 4,367 in 2015, an increase of 1,636 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.18%, or an increase of 662 people, from the previous population of 3,705 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,731
3,7065.89%
3,120-3.62%
3,2620.62%
3,7054.74%
4,3673.18%

Location

Gambang is situated at approximately 16.7567, 120.7768, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 1,523.8 meters or 4,999.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Gambang 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.