Polo, Municipality of Alcantara, Province of Cebu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceCebu
MunicipalityAlcantara
Postal code6033
Population (2015)1,508
Philippine major island(s)Cebu
Coordinates9.9651, 123.4060

Polo is a barangay in the municipality of Alcantara, in the province of Cebu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,508. This represented 9.95% of the total population of Alcantara.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Polo is 5 to 9, with 189 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 13 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 124
1 to 4149
5 to 9189
10 to 14137
15 to 19142
20 to 24139
25 to 29121
30 to 34115
35 to 3991
40 to 4467
45 to 4975
50 to 5475
55 to 5953
60 to 6440
65 to 6932
70 to 7427
75 to 7913
80 and over19
Total1,508

Historical population

The population of Polo grew from 839 in 1990 to 1,508 in 2015, an increase of 669 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.32%, or an increase of 171 people, from the previous population of 1,337 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
839
9873.09%
1,1112.57%
1,2531.67%
1,3372.39%
1,5082.32%

Location

Polo is situated at approximately 9.9651, 123.4060, in the island of Cebu. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 21.2 meters or 69.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Polo 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.