Amontay, Municipality of Binalbagan, Province of Negros Occidental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceNegros Occidental
MunicipalityBinalbagan
Postal code6107
Population (2015)2,775
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates10.1366, 123.0744

Amontay is a barangay in the municipality of Binalbagan, in the province of Negros Occidental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,775. This represented 4.13% of the total population of Binalbagan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Amontay is 10 to 14, with 394 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 11 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 183
1 to 4317
5 to 9381
10 to 14394
15 to 19338
20 to 24256
25 to 29193
30 to 34158
35 to 39142
40 to 44128
45 to 49101
50 to 5483
55 to 5984
60 to 6451
65 to 6930
70 to 7412
75 to 7911
80 and over13
Total2,775

Historical population

The population of Amontay grew from 968 in 1990 to 2,775 in 2015, an increase of 1,807 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.82%, or an increase of 117 people, from the previous population of 2,658 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
968
1,4758.21%
1,9406.05%
2,5183.66%
2,6581.99%
2,7750.82%

Location

Amontay is situated at approximately 10.1366, 123.0744, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 718.5 meters or 2,357.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Amontay 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.