Cortes, Municipality of Balete, Province of Aklan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceAklan
MunicipalityBalete
Postal code5614
Population (2015)3,278
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Coordinates11.5200, 122.3991

Cortes is a barangay in the municipality of Balete, in the province of Aklan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,278. This represented 11.33% of the total population of Balete.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Cortes is 20 to 24, with 379 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 30 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 157
1 to 4276
5 to 9344
10 to 14325
15 to 19352
20 to 24379
25 to 29310
30 to 34255
35 to 39165
40 to 44149
45 to 49167
50 to 54131
55 to 59134
60 to 6469
65 to 6942
70 to 7450
75 to 7930
80 and over43
Total3,278

Historical population

The population of Cortes grew from 1,342 in 1990 to 3,278 in 2015, an increase of 1,936 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.55%, or an increase of 406 people, from the previous population of 2,872 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,342
1,6473.91%
2,2576.99%
2,7142.58%
2,8722.08%
3,2782.55%

Location

Cortes is situated at approximately 11.5200, 122.3991, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 30.3 meters or 99.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Cortes 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.