Bulwang, Municipality of Leon, Province of Iloilo

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceIloilo
MunicipalityLeon
Postal code5026
Population (2015)338
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Coordinates10.8860, 122.2963

Bulwang is a barangay in the municipality of Leon, in the province of Iloilo. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 338. This represented 0.68% of the total population of Leon.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bulwang is 10 to 14, with 35 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 65 to 69, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 16
1 to 420
5 to 933
10 to 1435
15 to 1923
20 to 2433
25 to 2930
30 to 3428
35 to 3924
40 to 4417
45 to 4911
50 to 5417
55 to 5913
60 to 6423
65 to 691
70 to 7412
75 to 793
80 and over9
Total338

Historical population

The population of Bulwang grew from 240 in 1990 to 338 in 2015, an increase of 98 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.39%, or a decrease of 7 people, from the previous population of 345 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
240
2883.47%
3021.02%
256-2.25%
34511.47%
338-0.39%

Location

Bulwang is situated at approximately 10.8860, 122.2963, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 469.8 meters or 1,541.3 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.