Batuan, 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)6,158
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates10.4250, 122.9066

Batuan is a barangay in the city of La Carlota, in the province of Negros Occidental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 6,158. This represented 9.55% 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 Batuan is 5 to 9, with 690 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 72 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1107
1 to 4432
5 to 9690
10 to 14610
15 to 19495
20 to 24432
25 to 29469
30 to 34500
35 to 39479
40 to 44394
45 to 49341
50 to 54300
55 to 59267
60 to 64208
65 to 69164
70 to 74115
75 to 7983
80 and over72
Total6,158

Historical population

The population of Batuan grew from 3,814 in 1990 to 6,158 in 2015, an increase of 2,344 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.74%, or an increase of 534 people, from the previous population of 5,624 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
3,814
3,9840.82%
3,853-0.71%
4,9133.41%
5,6245.04%
6,1581.74%

Location

Batuan is situated at approximately 10.4250, 122.9066, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 16.2 meters or 53.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Batuan 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.