Bucaya, Municipality of San Joaquin, Province of Iloilo

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceIloilo
MunicipalitySan Joaquin
Postal code5024
Population (2015)1,754
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Coordinates10.5914, 122.1048

Bucaya is a barangay in the municipality of San Joaquin, in the province of Iloilo. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,754. This represented 3.38% of the total population of San Joaquin.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bucaya is 10 to 14, with 193 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 23 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 123
1 to 4128
5 to 9149
10 to 14193
15 to 19158
20 to 24134
25 to 29151
30 to 34119
35 to 39116
40 to 44107
45 to 49112
50 to 5489
55 to 5969
60 to 6457
65 to 6935
70 to 7443
75 to 7933
80 and over38
Total1,754

Historical population

The population of Bucaya grew from 1,282 in 1990 to 1,754 in 2015, an increase of 472 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.70%, or an increase of 63 people, from the previous population of 1,691 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,282
1,3941.58%
1,5271.97%
1,6481.06%
1,6910.94%
1,7540.70%

Location

Bucaya is situated at approximately 10.5914, 122.1048, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 56.8 meters or 186.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bucaya 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.