Balite, Municipality of Virac, Province of Catanduanes

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceCatanduanes
MunicipalityVirac
Postal code4800
Population (2015)761
Philippine major island(s)Catanduanes
Coordinates13.5552, 124.1552

Balite is a barangay in the municipality of Virac, in the province of Catanduanes. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 761. This represented 1.03% of the total population of Virac.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Balite is 15 to 19, with 95 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 7 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 116
1 to 481
5 to 982
10 to 1487
15 to 1995
20 to 2462
25 to 2948
30 to 3444
35 to 3946
40 to 4436
45 to 4928
50 to 5427
55 to 5923
60 to 6424
65 to 6921
70 to 7425
75 to 797
80 and over9
Total761

Historical population

The population of Balite grew from 521 in 1990 to 761 in 2015, an increase of 240 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.60%, or an increase of 61 people, from the previous population of 700 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
521
5691.66%
5971.04%
6451.07%
7003.02%
7611.60%

Location

Balite is situated at approximately 13.5552, 124.1552, in the island of Catanduanes. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 59.9 meters or 196.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Balite 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.