Wakas, Municipality of Orion, Province of Bataan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCentral Luzon (Region III)
ProvinceBataan
MunicipalityOrion
Postal code2102
Population (2015)768
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates14.6179, 120.5761

Wakas, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Orion, in the province of Bataan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 768. This represented 1.37% of the total population of Orion.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Wakas is 20 to 24, with 84 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 6 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 19
1 to 445
5 to 960
10 to 1450
15 to 1960
20 to 2484
25 to 2963
30 to 3443
35 to 3950
40 to 4444
45 to 4955
50 to 5455
55 to 5938
60 to 6452
65 to 6927
70 to 7410
75 to 796
80 and over17
Total768

Historical population

The population of Wakas fell from 924 in 1990 to 768 in 2015, a decrease of 156 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 5.05%, or a decrease of 240 people, from the previous population of 1,008 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
924
9350.22%
9500.34%
916-0.50%
1,0083.55%
768-5.05%

Location

Wakas is situated at approximately 14.6179, 120.5761, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 9.8 meters or 32.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Wakas 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.