Buenavista, City of Escalante, Province of Negros Occidental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceNegros Occidental
CityEscalante
Postal code6124
Population (2015)3,844
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates10.8006, 123.5533

Buenavista is a barangay in the city of Escalante, in the province of Negros Occidental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,844. This represented 4.09% of the total population of Escalante.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Buenavista is 10 to 14, with 443 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 58 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 193
1 to 4330
5 to 9423
10 to 14443
15 to 19383
20 to 24309
25 to 29242
30 to 34198
35 to 39215
40 to 44178
45 to 49193
50 to 54155
55 to 59179
60 to 64155
65 to 69135
70 to 7484
75 to 7971
80 and over58
Total3,844

Historical population

The population of Buenavista grew from 3,400 in 1990 to 3,844 in 2015, an increase of 444 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.11%, or a decrease of 23 people, from the previous population of 3,867 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
3,400
4,0973.56%
3,576-2.87%
3,9141.25%
3,867-0.44%
3,844-0.11%

Location

Buenavista is situated at approximately 10.8006, 123.5533, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 23.4 meters or 76.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Buenavista 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.