Poblacion, Municipality of Bakun, Province of Benguet

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
ProvinceBenguet
MunicipalityBakun
Postal code2610
Population (2015)1,894
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates16.7960, 120.6653

Poblacion, formerly Central, is a barangay in the municipality of Bakun, in the province of Benguet. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,894. This represented 12.33% of the total population of Bakun.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Poblacion is 20 to 24, with 225 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 17 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 139
1 to 4155
5 to 9194
10 to 14208
15 to 19212
20 to 24225
25 to 29175
30 to 34128
35 to 39110
40 to 4486
45 to 4980
50 to 5473
55 to 5973
60 to 6449
65 to 6924
70 to 7417
75 to 7924
80 and over22
Total1,894

Historical population

The population of Poblacion grew from 1,183 in 1990 to 1,894 in 2015, an increase of 711 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.61%, or an increase of 60 people, from the previous population of 1,834 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,183
1,5054.61%
1,5700.91%
1,6240.47%
1,8344.53%
1,8940.61%

Location

Poblacion is situated at approximately 16.7960, 120.6653, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 1,042.4 meters or 3,419.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Poblacion 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.