Bayabas, Municipality of Sablan, Province of Benguet

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
ProvinceBenguet
MunicipalitySablan
Postal code2614
Population (2020)2,465
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates16.4692, 120.4896 (16° 28' North, 120° 29' East)
Estimated elevation above sea level681.7 meters (2,236.5 feet)

Bayabas is a barangay in the municipality of Sablan, in the province of Benguet. Its population as determined by the 2020 Census was 2,465. This represented 21.27% of the total population of Sablan.

Demographics

Households

The household population of Bayabas in the 2015 Census was 2,451 broken down into 559 households or an average of 4.38 members per household.

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Number of households in Bayabas (1990‑2015)
Census dateHousehold populationNumber of householdsAverage household size
1,5933095.16
1,8313515.22
2,0054204.77
1,9934594.34
2,0684944.19
2,4515594.38

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bayabas is 15 to 19, with 252 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 25 individuals.

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Population of Bayabas by age group (2015 census)
Age groupPopulation (2015)Age group percentage
Under 1431.74%
1 to 41646.65%
5 to 92329.40%
10 to 142359.53%
15 to 1925210.21%
20 to 242229.00%
25 to 291696.85%
30 to 341486.00%
35 to 391586.40%
40 to 441626.57%
45 to 491636.61%
50 to 541285.19%
55 to 591174.74%
60 to 64994.01%
65 to 69592.39%
70 to 74251.01%
75 to 79351.42%
80 and over562.27%
Total2,467100.00%
  • Youth Dependency Ratio: 41.66
  • Old Age Dependency Ratio: 10.82
  • Total Dependency Ratio: 52.48
  • Median Age: 27.53

Historical population

The population of Bayabas grew from 1,593 in 1990 to 2,465 in 2020, an increase of 872 people over the course of 30 years. The latest census figures in 2020 denote a negative growth rate of 0.02%, or a decrease of 2 people, from the previous population of 2,467 in 2015.

Population of Bayabas (1990‑2020)
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,593
1,8312.64%
2,0051.97%
1,993-0.08%
2,0681.35%
2,4673.42%
2,465-0.02%

Location

Bayabas is situated at approximately 16.4692, 120.4896, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 681.7 meters or 2,236.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bayabas shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

Notes

  1. Data on population, and households, are from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.
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