Barasan, Municipality of Leon, Province of Iloilo

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceIloilo
MunicipalityLeon
Postal code5026
Population (2015)492
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Coordinates10.7879, 122.3718

Barasan is a barangay in the municipality of Leon, in the province of Iloilo. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 492. This represented 0.99% of the total population of Leon.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Barasan is 5 to 9, with 49 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 7 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 17
1 to 435
5 to 949
10 to 1442
15 to 1938
20 to 2438
25 to 2938
30 to 3436
35 to 3942
40 to 4431
45 to 4929
50 to 5423
55 to 5925
60 to 6415
65 to 6914
70 to 7410
75 to 798
80 and over12
Total492

Historical population

The population of Barasan grew from 437 in 1990 to 492 in 2015, an increase of 55 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.15%, or a decrease of 4 people, from the previous population of 496 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
437
5293.64%
362-7.81%
4803.97%
4961.20%
492-0.15%

Location

Barasan is situated at approximately 10.7879, 122.3718, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 104.3 meters or 342.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Barasan 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.