Songcolan, Municipality of Batan, Province of Aklan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceAklan
MunicipalityBatan
Postal code5615
Population (2015)1,160
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Coordinates11.5883, 122.5097

Songcolan is a barangay in the municipality of Batan, in the province of Aklan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,160. This represented 3.62% of the total population of Batan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Songcolan is 15 to 19, with 142 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 70 to 74, and 75 to 79, with 13 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 122
1 to 489
5 to 9128
10 to 14127
15 to 19142
20 to 24110
25 to 2965
30 to 3469
35 to 3967
40 to 4460
45 to 4974
50 to 5450
55 to 5960
60 to 6434
65 to 6921
70 to 7413
75 to 7913
80 and over16
Total1,160

Historical population

The population of Songcolan grew from 896 in 1990 to 1,160 in 2015, an increase of 264 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.64%, or an increase of 38 people, from the previous population of 1,122 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
896
1,0653.29%
1,1281.24%
1,2080.95%
1,122-2.65%
1,1600.64%

Location

Songcolan is situated at approximately 11.5883, 122.5097, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 8.9 meters or 29.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Songcolan 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.