Boctol, Municipality of Balilihan, Province of Bohol

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceBohol
MunicipalityBalilihan
Postal code6342
Population (2015)1,322
Philippine major island(s)Bohol
Coordinates9.7729, 123.9962

Boctol is a barangay in the municipality of Balilihan, in the province of Bohol. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,322. This represented 7.38% of the total population of Balilihan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Boctol is 10 to 14, with 152 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 17 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 128
1 to 4117
5 to 9146
10 to 14152
15 to 19106
20 to 24103
25 to 29111
30 to 3483
35 to 3992
40 to 4468
45 to 4965
50 to 5453
55 to 5957
60 to 6440
65 to 6932
70 to 7428
75 to 7917
80 and over24
Total1,322

Historical population

The population of Boctol grew from 1,000 in 1990 to 1,322 in 2015, an increase of 322 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.67%, or an increase of 228 people, from the previous population of 1,094 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,000
1,0711.29%
1,0780.14%
1,044-0.44%
1,0941.72%
1,3223.67%

Location

Boctol is situated at approximately 9.7729, 123.9962, in the island of Bohol. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 125.9 meters or 413.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Boctol 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.