Balete, Municipality of Bayabas, Province of Surigao del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceSurigao del Sur
MunicipalityBayabas
Postal code8303
Population (2015)781
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.9819, 126.2539

Balete, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Bayabas, in the province of Surigao del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 781. This represented 9.57% of the total population of Bayabas.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Balete is 5 to 9, with 78 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 9 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 115
1 to 461
5 to 978
10 to 1464
15 to 1976
20 to 2472
25 to 2961
30 to 3444
35 to 3939
40 to 4435
45 to 4954
50 to 5447
55 to 5937
60 to 6435
65 to 6929
70 to 7413
75 to 799
80 and over12
Total781

Historical population

The population of Balete fell from 903 in 1990 to 781 in 2015, a decrease of 122 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.20%, or an increase of 119 people, from the previous population of 662 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
903
770-2.94%
9424.42%
722-3.60%
662-3.11%
7813.20%

Location

Balete is situated at approximately 8.9819, 126.2539, 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

Balete 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.