Balaba, Municipality of Polangui, Province of Albay

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceAlbay
MunicipalityPolangui
Postal code4506
Population (2015)1,697
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates13.3160, 123.5380

Balaba is a barangay in the municipality of Polangui, in the province of Albay. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,697. This represented 1.92% of the total population of Polangui.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Balaba is 5 to 9, with 222 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 7 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 138
1 to 4164
5 to 9222
10 to 14205
15 to 19207
20 to 24159
25 to 29107
30 to 34121
35 to 39100
40 to 4492
45 to 4973
50 to 5467
55 to 5955
60 to 6441
65 to 6916
70 to 7413
75 to 7910
80 and over7
Total1,697

Historical population

The population of Balaba grew from 1,133 in 1990 to 1,697 in 2015, an increase of 564 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 4.38%, or an increase of 342 people, from the previous population of 1,355 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,133
1,3833.81%
1,4470.97%
1,5470.93%
1,355-4.71%
1,6974.38%

Location

Balaba is situated at approximately 13.3160, 123.5380, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 250.8 meters or 822.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Balaba 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.