Buluan, Municipality of Pigcawayan, Province of Cotabato

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
ProvinceCotabato
MunicipalityPigcawayan
Postal code9412
Population (2015)1,153
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.3664, 124.4617

Buluan is a barangay in the municipality of Pigcawayan, in the province of Cotabato. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,153. This represented 1.73% of the total population of Pigcawayan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Buluan is 5 to 9, with 117 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 8 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 124
1 to 4101
5 to 9117
10 to 14105
15 to 19105
20 to 2492
25 to 29101
30 to 34109
35 to 3977
40 to 4454
45 to 4967
50 to 5464
55 to 5952
60 to 6435
65 to 6918
70 to 7415
75 to 799
80 and over8
Total1,153

Historical population

The population of Buluan grew from 910 in 1990 to 1,153 in 2015, an increase of 243 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.78%, or an increase of 102 people, from the previous population of 1,051 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
910
849-1.29%
1,0294.21%
1,0700.54%
1,051-0.65%
1,1531.78%

Location

Buluan is situated at approximately 7.3664, 124.4617, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 215.3 meters or 706.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Buluan 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.