Pooc, Municipality of Balayan, Province of Batangas

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceBatangas
MunicipalityBalayan
Postal code4213
Population (2015)2,545
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates13.9596, 120.7649

Pooc is a barangay in the municipality of Balayan, in the province of Batangas. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,545. This represented 2.81% of the total population of Balayan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Pooc is 5 to 9, with 255 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 29 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 140
1 to 4164
5 to 9255
10 to 14240
15 to 19213
20 to 24195
25 to 29180
30 to 34203
35 to 39196
40 to 44184
45 to 49154
50 to 54157
55 to 5995
60 to 6485
65 to 6966
70 to 7446
75 to 7943
80 and over29
Total2,545

Historical population

The population of Pooc grew from 1,490 in 1990 to 2,545 in 2015, an increase of 1,055 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.23%, or an increase of 278 people, from the previous population of 2,267 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,490
1,7903.50%
1,9251.57%
2,1351.44%
2,2672.21%
2,5452.23%

Location

Pooc is situated at approximately 13.9596, 120.7649, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 51.3 meters or 168.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Pooc 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.