Poblacion, Municipality of Buguias, Province of Benguet

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
ProvinceBenguet
MunicipalityBuguias
Postal code2607
Population (2015)3,507
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates16.7150, 120.8380

Poblacion, formerly Central, is a barangay in the municipality of Buguias, in the province of Benguet. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,507. This represented 8.04% of the total population of Buguias.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Poblacion is 20 to 24, with 432 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 23 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 180
1 to 4279
5 to 9325
10 to 14328
15 to 19338
20 to 24432
25 to 29383
30 to 34262
35 to 39215
40 to 44156
45 to 49172
50 to 54155
55 to 59118
60 to 6496
65 to 6960
70 to 7443
75 to 7942
80 and over23
Total3,507

Historical population

The population of Poblacion grew from 2,531 in 1990 to 3,507 in 2015, an increase of 976 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.19%, or an increase of 35 people, from the previous population of 3,472 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,531
2,8071.96%
2,8530.35%
2,9570.50%
3,4726.02%
3,5070.19%

Location

Poblacion is situated at approximately 16.7150, 120.8380, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 1,626.1 meters or 5,334.9 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.