Jalas, Municipality of New Washington, Province of Aklan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceAklan
MunicipalityNew Washington
Postal code5610
Population (2015)1,518
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Coordinates11.6562, 122.3824

Jalas is a barangay in the municipality of New Washington, in the province of Aklan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,518. This represented 3.37% of the total population of New Washington.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age groups with the highest population in Jalas are in the ranges 5 to 9, and 10 to 14, with 157 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 15 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 115
1 to 4127
5 to 9157
10 to 14157
15 to 19116
20 to 24127
25 to 29116
30 to 34124
35 to 3999
40 to 4484
45 to 4995
50 to 5483
55 to 5952
60 to 6452
65 to 6937
70 to 7430
75 to 7929
80 and over18
Total1,518

Historical population

The population of Jalas grew from 924 in 1990 to 1,518 in 2015, an increase of 594 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.55%, or a decrease of 130 people, from the previous population of 1,648 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
924
9370.26%
1,0392.24%
1,4684.88%
1,6484.30%
1,518-1.55%

Location

Jalas is situated at approximately 11.6562, 122.3824, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 11.7 meters or 38.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Jalas 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.