Balanakan, Municipality of Datu Piang, Province of Maguindanao

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceMaguindanao
MunicipalityDatu Piang
Postal code9607
Population (2015)921
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.0180, 124.4429

Balanakan is a barangay in the municipality of Datu Piang, in the province of Maguindanao. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 921. This represented 3.60% of the total population of Datu Piang.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Balanakan is 15 to 19, with 121 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 116
1 to 4120
5 to 9106
10 to 14114
15 to 19121
20 to 2498
25 to 2980
30 to 3442
35 to 3941
40 to 4456
45 to 4943
50 to 5429
55 to 5913
60 to 6430
65 to 695
70 to 744
75 to 793
80 and over
Total921

Historical population

The population of Balanakan fell from 1,489 in 1990 to 921 in 2015, a decrease of 568 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 2.50%, or a decrease of 131 people, from the previous population of 1,052 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,489
1,459-0.38%
1,7674.19%
2,1792.93%
1,052-23.28%
921-2.50%

Location

Balanakan is situated at approximately 7.0180, 124.4429, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 3.9 meters or 12.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Balanakan 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.