Bantayan, City of Kabankalan, Province of Negros Occidental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceNegros Occidental
CityKabankalan
Postal code6111
Population (2015)9,742
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates9.7257, 122.7967

Bantayan is a barangay in the city of Kabankalan, in the province of Negros Occidental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 9,742. This represented 5.35% of the total population of Kabankalan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bantayan is 5 to 9, with 1,166 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 96 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1221
1 to 4942
5 to 91,166
10 to 141,100
15 to 191,020
20 to 24829
25 to 29716
30 to 34628
35 to 39546
40 to 44525
45 to 49496
50 to 54444
55 to 59333
60 to 64257
65 to 69194
70 to 74121
75 to 79108
80 and over96
Total9,742

Historical population

The population of Bantayan grew from 7,039 in 1990 to 9,742 in 2015, an increase of 2,703 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.62%, or an increase of 313 people, from the previous population of 9,429 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
7,039
8,1532.79%
8,3930.62%
9,1101.14%
9,4291.26%
9,7420.62%

Location

Bantayan is situated at approximately 9.7257, 122.7967, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 208.6 meters or 684.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bantayan 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.