Bancal, Municipality of Guagua, Province of Pampanga

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCentral Luzon (Region III)
ProvincePampanga
MunicipalityGuagua
Postal code2003
Population (2020)6,777
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates14.9560, 120.6303 (14° 57' North, 120° 38' East)
Estimated elevation above sea level6.7 meters (22.0 feet)

Bancal is a barangay in the municipality of Guagua, in the province of Pampanga. Its population as determined by the 2020 Census was 6,777. This represented 5.26% of the total population of Guagua.

Demographics

Households

The household population of Bancal in the 2015 Census was 6,675 broken down into 1,341 households or an average of 4.98 members per household.

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Number of households in Bancal (1990‑2015)
Census dateHousehold populationNumber of householdsAverage household size
6,2931,0216.16
6,1361,2055.09
6,0141,2224.92
6,2401,2385.04
6,5451,2475.25
6,6751,3414.98

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bancal is 15 to 19, with 660 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 54 individuals.

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Population of Bancal by age group (2015 census)
Age groupPopulation (2015)Age group percentage
Under 11161.74%
1 to 44626.92%
5 to 96139.18%
10 to 146409.59%
15 to 196609.89%
20 to 245618.40%
25 to 295708.54%
30 to 344606.89%
35 to 395247.85%
40 to 443905.84%
45 to 494026.02%
50 to 543234.84%
55 to 592724.07%
60 to 642403.60%
65 to 692233.34%
70 to 74941.41%
75 to 79540.81%
80 and over711.06%
Total6,675100.00%
  • Youth Dependency Ratio: 41.59
  • Old Age Dependency Ratio: 10.04
  • Total Dependency Ratio: 51.63
  • Median Age: 27.50

Historical population

The population of Bancal grew from 6,293 in 1990 to 6,777 in 2020, an increase of 484 people over the course of 30 years. The latest census figures in 2020 denote a positive growth rate of 0.32%, or an increase of 102 people, from the previous population of 6,675 in 2015.

Population of Bancal (1990‑2020)
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
6,293
6,136-0.47%
6,014-0.43%
6,2400.51%
6,5451.75%
6,6750.38%
6,7770.32%

Location

Bancal is situated at approximately 14.9560, 120.6303, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 6.7 meters or 22.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bancal 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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