Ara‑al, City of La Carlota, Province of Negros Occidental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceNegros Occidental
CityLa Carlota
Postal code6130
Population (2015)3,194
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates10.4175, 123.0645

Ara‑al is a barangay in the city of La Carlota, in the province of Negros Occidental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,194. This represented 4.95% of the total population of La Carlota.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Ara-al is 5 to 9, with 367 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 29 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 151
1 to 4247
5 to 9367
10 to 14312
15 to 19299
20 to 24290
25 to 29256
30 to 34251
35 to 39224
40 to 44189
45 to 49169
50 to 54141
55 to 59131
60 to 6499
65 to 6959
70 to 7445
75 to 7935
80 and over29
Total3,194

Historical population

The population of Ara-al grew from 2,263 in 1990 to 3,194 in 2015, an increase of 931 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.34%, or a decrease of 57 people, from the previous population of 3,251 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,263
2,3170.44%
2,4831.49%
2,5820.54%
3,2518.75%
3,194-0.34%

Location

Ara‑al is situated at approximately 10.4175, 123.0645, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 511.6 meters or 1,678.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Ara‑al 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.