Buenafortuna, Municipality of Nabas, Province of Aklan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceAklan
MunicipalityNabas
Postal code5607
Population (2015)1,262
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Coordinates11.8203, 122.0529

Buenafortuna is a barangay in the municipality of Nabas, in the province of Aklan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,262. This represented 3.46% of the total population of Nabas.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Buenafortuna is 5 to 9, with 147 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 8 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 145
1 to 4120
5 to 9147
10 to 14122
15 to 19138
20 to 24141
25 to 29100
30 to 3470
35 to 3966
40 to 4475
45 to 4962
50 to 5454
55 to 5928
60 to 6432
65 to 6922
70 to 7415
75 to 798
80 and over17
Total1,262

Historical population

The population of Buenafortuna grew from 645 in 1990 to 1,262 in 2015, an increase of 617 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.53%, or an increase of 155 people, from the previous population of 1,107 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
645
7011.57%
8584.43%
1,0502.82%
1,1071.94%
1,2622.53%

Location

Buenafortuna is situated at approximately 11.8203, 122.0529, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 481.2 meters or 1,578.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Buenafortuna 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.