Bulwang, Municipality of Numancia, Province of Aklan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceAklan
MunicipalityNumancia
Postal code5604
Population (2015)4,401
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Coordinates11.7176, 122.3610

Bulwang is a barangay in the municipality of Numancia, in the province of Aklan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 4,401. This represented 13.78% of the total population of Numancia.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bulwang is 5 to 9, with 474 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 35 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 189
1 to 4356
5 to 9474
10 to 14397
15 to 19432
20 to 24408
25 to 29363
30 to 34384
35 to 39303
40 to 44255
45 to 49225
50 to 54188
55 to 59178
60 to 64148
65 to 6987
70 to 7443
75 to 7935
80 and over36
Total4,401

Historical population

The population of Bulwang grew from 2,121 in 1990 to 4,401 in 2015, an increase of 2,280 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.03%, or an increase of 231 people, from the previous population of 4,170 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,121
2,7725.14%
3,2693.60%
4,2703.75%
4,170-0.86%
4,4011.03%

Location

Bulwang is situated at approximately 11.7176, 122.3610, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 9.0 meters or 29.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bulwang 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.