Bucalag, Municipality of Santa, Province of Ilocos Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionIlocos Region (Region I)
ProvinceIlocos Sur
MunicipalitySanta
Postal code2703
Population (2015)232
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates17.4938, 120.4329

Bucalag is a barangay in the municipality of Santa, in the province of Ilocos Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 232. This represented 1.51% of the total population of Santa.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bucalag is 20 to 24, with 33 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 114
1 to 419
5 to 924
10 to 1415
15 to 1914
20 to 2433
25 to 2918
30 to 3420
35 to 3917
40 to 448
45 to 498
50 to 5419
55 to 598
60 to 649
65 to 693
70 to 742
75 to 791
80 and over
Total232

Historical population

The population of Bucalag fell from 306 in 1990 to 232 in 2015, a decrease of 74 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.10%, or an increase of 24 people, from the previous population of 208 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
306
3130.42%
3331.34%
167-9.08%
2088.32%
2322.10%

Location

Bucalag is situated at approximately 17.4938, 120.4329, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 3.8 meters or 12.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bucalag 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.