Bantayan, Municipality of Pilar, Province of Sorsogon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceSorsogon
MunicipalityPilar
Postal code4714
Population (2015)1,836
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates12.8555, 123.7360

Bantayan is a barangay in the municipality of Pilar, in the province of Sorsogon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,836. This represented 2.46% of the total population of Pilar.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bantayan is 5 to 9, with 275 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 6 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 138
1 to 4171
5 to 9275
10 to 14266
15 to 19225
20 to 24119
25 to 2997
30 to 34128
35 to 3999
40 to 4498
45 to 4974
50 to 5492
55 to 5951
60 to 6439
65 to 6933
70 to 7416
75 to 799
80 and over6
Total1,836

Historical population

The population of Bantayan grew from 940 in 1990 to 1,836 in 2015, an increase of 896 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.43%, or an increase of 41 people, from the previous population of 1,795 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
940
1,2475.44%
1,3671.99%
1,6422.56%
1,7953.30%
1,8360.43%

Location

Bantayan is situated at approximately 12.8555, 123.7360, 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

Bantayan 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.