Sablayan, Municipality of Romblon, Province of Romblon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvinceRomblon
MunicipalityRomblon
Postal code5500
Population (2015)1,555
Philippine major island(s)Romblon
Coordinates12.4972, 122.3082

Sablayan is a barangay in the municipality of Romblon, in the province of Romblon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,555. This represented 4.01% of the total population of Romblon.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Sablayan is 10 to 14, with 238 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 12 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 140
1 to 4221
5 to 9201
10 to 14238
15 to 19150
20 to 2492
25 to 2989
30 to 3477
35 to 3962
40 to 4478
45 to 4966
50 to 5467
55 to 5956
60 to 6436
65 to 6931
70 to 7424
75 to 7915
80 and over12
Total1,555

Historical population

The population of Sablayan grew from 1,397 in 1990 to 1,555 in 2015, an increase of 158 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.93%, or an increase of 74 people, from the previous population of 1,481 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,397
1,349-0.65%
1,5322.77%
1,506-0.24%
1,481-0.61%
1,5550.93%

Location

Sablayan is situated at approximately 12.4972, 122.3082, in the island of Romblon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 251.7 meters or 825.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Sablayan 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.