Poblacion, Municipality of Sablan, Province of Benguet

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
ProvinceBenguet
MunicipalitySablan
Postal code2614
Population (2020)2,742
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates16.4964, 120.4878 (16° 30' North, 120° 29' East)
Estimated elevation above sea level600.3 meters (1,969.5 feet)

Poblacion is a barangay in the municipality of Sablan, in the province of Benguet. Its population as determined by the 2020 Census was 2,742. This represented 23.66% of the total population of Sablan.

Demographics

Households

The household population of Poblacion in the 2015 Census was 2,807 broken down into 652 households or an average of 4.31 members per household.

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Number of households in Poblacion (1990‑2015)
Census dateHousehold populationNumber of householdsAverage household size
1,9313785.11
2,2064345.08
2,2744545.01
2,7265584.89
2,6475864.52
2,8076524.31

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Poblacion is 5 to 9, with 273 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 29 individuals.

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Population of Poblacion by age group (2015 census)
Age groupPopulation (2015)Age group percentage
Under 1461.64%
1 to 41856.59%
5 to 92739.72%
10 to 142599.22%
15 to 192589.19%
20 to 242468.76%
25 to 292227.91%
30 to 342207.83%
35 to 391796.37%
40 to 441615.73%
45 to 491796.37%
50 to 541696.02%
55 to 591324.70%
60 to 641083.85%
65 to 69722.56%
70 to 74381.35%
75 to 79291.03%
80 and over321.14%
Total2,808100.00%
  • Youth Dependency Ratio: 40.72
  • Old Age Dependency Ratio: 9.12
  • Total Dependency Ratio: 49.84
  • Median Age: 28.09

Historical population

The population of Poblacion grew from 1,932 in 1990 to 2,742 in 2020, an increase of 810 people over the course of 30 years. The latest census figures in 2020 denote a negative growth rate of 0.50%, or a decrease of 66 people, from the previous population of 2,808 in 2015.

Population of Poblacion (1990‑2020)
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,932
2,2192.63%
2,2740.53%
2,7262.53%
2,650-1.02%
2,8081.11%
2,742-0.50%

Location

Poblacion is situated at approximately 16.4964, 120.4878, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 600.3 meters or 1,969.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Poblacion 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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