Alcantara, Municipality of Lemery, Province of Iloilo

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceIloilo
MunicipalityLemery
Postal code5043
Population (2015)1,179
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Coordinates11.2705, 122.8935

Alcantara is a barangay in the municipality of Lemery, in the province of Iloilo. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,179. This represented 3.82% of the total population of Lemery.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Alcantara is 5 to 9, with 151 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 14 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 131
1 to 4115
5 to 9151
10 to 14129
15 to 19109
20 to 2493
25 to 2992
30 to 3480
35 to 3982
40 to 4468
45 to 4958
50 to 5437
55 to 5931
60 to 6432
65 to 6920
70 to 7422
75 to 7914
80 and over15
Total1,179

Historical population

The population of Alcantara grew from 661 in 1990 to 1,179 in 2015, an increase of 518 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 4.30%, or an increase of 234 people, from the previous population of 945 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
661
6910.83%
8755.19%
9200.69%
9450.98%
1,1794.30%

Location

Alcantara is situated at approximately 11.2705, 122.8935, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 113.3 meters or 371.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Alcantara 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.