Botong, Municipality of Valencia, Province of Bohol

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceBohol
MunicipalityValencia
Postal code6306
Population (2015)583
Philippine major island(s)Bohol
Coordinates9.6993, 124.2002

Botong is a barangay in the municipality of Valencia, in the province of Bohol. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 583. This represented 2.15% of the total population of Valencia.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Botong is 10 to 14, with 79 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 10 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 112
1 to 449
5 to 968
10 to 1479
15 to 1957
20 to 2439
25 to 2947
30 to 3432
35 to 3929
40 to 4425
45 to 4927
50 to 5431
55 to 5922
60 to 6418
65 to 6913
70 to 7413
75 to 7912
80 and over10
Total583

Historical population

The population of Botong grew from 562 in 1990 to 583 in 2015, an increase of 21 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 3.26%, or a decrease of 111 people, from the previous population of 694 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
562
6191.83%
6621.45%
7401.55%
694-2.31%
583-3.26%

Location

Botong is situated at approximately 9.6993, 124.2002, in the island of Bohol. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 421.8 meters or 1,383.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Botong 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.