Puguis, Municipality of La Trinidad, Province of Benguet

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
ProvinceBenguet
MunicipalityLa Trinidad
Postal code2601
Population (2015)9,038
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates16.4481, 120.5624

Puguis is a barangay in the municipality of La Trinidad, in the province of Benguet. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 9,038. This represented 7.00% of the total population of La Trinidad.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Puguis is 15 to 19, with 1,107 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 48 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1171
1 to 4678
5 to 9852
10 to 14891
15 to 191,107
20 to 241,032
25 to 29825
30 to 34733
35 to 39631
40 to 44504
45 to 49459
50 to 54380
55 to 59283
60 to 64192
65 to 69129
70 to 7469
75 to 7948
80 and over54
Total9,038

Historical population

The population of Puguis grew from 3,427 in 1990 to 9,038 in 2015, an increase of 5,611 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 4.53%, or an increase of 1,875 people, from the previous population of 7,163 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
3,427
4,2284.01%
4,2690.21%
6,5516.08%
7,1633.30%
9,0384.53%

Location

Puguis is situated at approximately 16.4481, 120.5624, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 1,415.7 meters or 4,644.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Puguis 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.