Wangal, Municipality of La Trinidad, Province of Benguet

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
ProvinceBenguet
MunicipalityLa Trinidad
Postal code2601
Population (2015)5,942
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates16.4643, 120.5621

Wangal is a barangay in the municipality of La Trinidad, in the province of Benguet. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 5,942. This represented 4.60% 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 Wangal is 15 to 19, with 735 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 28 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1121
1 to 4449
5 to 9624
10 to 14636
15 to 19735
20 to 24676
25 to 29493
30 to 34476
35 to 39378
40 to 44340
45 to 49281
50 to 54270
55 to 59185
60 to 64123
65 to 6960
70 to 7432
75 to 7928
80 and over35
Total5,942

Historical population

The population of Wangal grew from 1,145 in 1990 to 5,942 in 2015, an increase of 4,797 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.71%, or an increase of 1,035 people, from the previous population of 4,907 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,145
1,92710.24%
2,2233.11%
4,2189.24%
4,9075.66%
5,9423.71%

Location

Wangal is situated at approximately 16.4643, 120.5621, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 1,270.4 meters or 4,167.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Wangal 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.