Abatan, Municipality of Buguias, Province of Benguet

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
ProvinceBenguet
MunicipalityBuguias
Postal code2607
Population (2015)3,375
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates16.8081, 120.8322

Abatan is a barangay in the municipality of Buguias, in the province of Benguet. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,375. This represented 7.74% of the total population of Buguias.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Abatan is 20 to 24, with 386 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 15 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 167
1 to 4246
5 to 9342
10 to 14301
15 to 19349
20 to 24386
25 to 29353
30 to 34260
35 to 39248
40 to 44230
45 to 49154
50 to 54120
55 to 59115
60 to 6485
65 to 6945
70 to 7442
75 to 7917
80 and over15
Total3,375

Historical population

The population of Abatan grew from 2,244 in 1990 to 3,375 in 2015, an increase of 1,131 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.76%, or an increase of 595 people, from the previous population of 2,780 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,244
1,800-4.05%
2,6618.74%
2,8340.87%
2,780-0.70%
3,3753.76%

Location

Abatan is situated at approximately 16.8081, 120.8322, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 1,678.6 meters or 5,507.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Abatan 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.