Bancal, Municipality of Carles, Province of Iloilo

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceIloilo
MunicipalityCarles
Postal code5019
Population (2015)5,652
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Coordinates11.5602, 123.1518

Bancal is a barangay in the municipality of Carles, in the province of Iloilo. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 5,652. This represented 8.29% of the total population of Carles.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bancal is 5 to 9, with 719 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 42 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1117
1 to 4567
5 to 9719
10 to 14642
15 to 19542
20 to 24528
25 to 29409
30 to 34377
35 to 39351
40 to 44289
45 to 49244
50 to 54203
55 to 59200
60 to 64188
65 to 69111
70 to 7464
75 to 7959
80 and over42
Total5,652

Historical population

The population of Bancal grew from 3,352 in 1990 to 5,652 in 2015, an increase of 2,300 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.73%, or an increase of 988 people, from the previous population of 4,664 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
3,352
3,7622.19%
4,0551.62%
4,1260.24%
4,6644.56%
5,6523.73%

Location

Bancal is situated at approximately 11.5602, 123.1518, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 8.4 meters or 27.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bancal 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.