Buga, Municipality of Leon, Province of Iloilo

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceIloilo
MunicipalityLeon
Postal code5026
Population (2015)3,149
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Coordinates10.8145, 122.3890

Buga is a barangay in the municipality of Leon, in the province of Iloilo. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,149. This represented 6.31% of the total population of Leon.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Buga is 25 to 29, with 296 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 33 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 133
1 to 4207
5 to 9252
10 to 14241
15 to 19226
20 to 24261
25 to 29296
30 to 34254
35 to 39211
40 to 44187
45 to 49196
50 to 54169
55 to 59163
60 to 64127
65 to 69119
70 to 7466
75 to 7972
80 and over69
Total3,149

Historical population

The population of Buga grew from 2,582 in 1990 to 3,149 in 2015, an increase of 567 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.19%, or an increase of 189 people, from the previous population of 2,960 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,582
2,7671.30%
2,645-0.96%
2,7160.37%
2,9603.18%
3,1491.19%

Location

Buga is situated at approximately 10.8145, 122.3890, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 96.1 meters or 315.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Buga 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.