Balungagan, Municipality of Las Nieves, Province of Agusan del Norte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceAgusan del Norte
MunicipalityLas Nieves
Postal code8610
Population (2015)814
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.7605, 125.5230

Balungagan is a barangay in the municipality of Las Nieves, in the province of Agusan del Norte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 814. This represented 2.86% of the total population of Las Nieves.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age groups with the highest population in Balungagan are in the ranges 5 to 9, and 10 to 14, with 101 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 70 to 74, and 75 to 79, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 120
1 to 498
5 to 9101
10 to 14101
15 to 1978
20 to 2483
25 to 2953
30 to 3450
35 to 3937
40 to 4439
45 to 4937
50 to 5432
55 to 5936
60 to 6420
65 to 6913
70 to 744
75 to 794
80 and over8
Total814

Historical population

The population of Balungagan grew from 703 in 1990 to 814 in 2015, an increase of 111 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.06%, or an increase of 44 people, from the previous population of 770 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
703
598-2.99%
509-3.40%
6824.12%
7704.52%
8141.06%

Location

Balungagan is situated at approximately 8.7605, 125.5230, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 145.6 meters or 477.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Balungagan 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.