Balikyas, Municipality of Looc, Province of Occidental Mindoro

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvinceOccidental Mindoro
MunicipalityLooc
Postal code5111
Population (2015)760
Philippine major island(s)Lubang
Coordinates13.7875, 120.2171

Balikyas is a barangay in the municipality of Looc, in the province of Occidental Mindoro. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 760. This represented 7.51% of the total population of Looc.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Balikyas is 5 to 9, with 94 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 10 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 113
1 to 463
5 to 994
10 to 1485
15 to 1979
20 to 2463
25 to 2961
30 to 3446
35 to 3935
40 to 4436
45 to 4933
50 to 5432
55 to 5934
60 to 6422
65 to 6920
70 to 7421
75 to 7910
80 and over13
Total760

Historical population

The population of Balikyas grew from 553 in 1990 to 760 in 2015, an increase of 207 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.74%, or an increase of 66 people, from the previous population of 694 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
553
7395.58%
7610.63%
8822.06%
694-8.36%
7601.74%

Location

Balikyas is situated at approximately 13.7875, 120.2171, in the island of Lubang. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 135.5 meters or 444.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Balikyas 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.