Ablayan, Municipality of Dalaguete, Province of Cebu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceCebu
MunicipalityDalaguete
Postal code6022
Population (2020)1,318
Philippine major island(s)Cebu
Coordinates9.8382, 123.4664 (9° 50' North, 123° 28' East)
Estimated elevation above sea level672.6 meters (2,206.7 feet)

Ablayan is a barangay in the municipality of Dalaguete, in the province of Cebu. Its population as determined by the 2020 Census was 1,318. This represented 1.77% of the total population of Dalaguete.

Demographics

Households

The household population of Ablayan in the 2015 Census was 1,207 broken down into 237 households or an average of 5.09 members per household.

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Number of households in Ablayan (1990‑2015)
Census dateHousehold populationNumber of householdsAverage household size
6621235.38
9741715.70
1,0281676.16
8501784.78
1,1462055.59
1,2072375.09

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Ablayan is 10 to 14, with 181 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 9 individuals.

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Population of Ablayan by age group (2015 census)
Age groupPopulation (2015)Age group percentage
Under 1393.23%
1 to 412710.52%
5 to 915713.01%
10 to 1418115.00%
15 to 1912210.11%
20 to 24826.79%
25 to 29766.30%
30 to 34776.38%
35 to 39524.31%
40 to 44584.81%
45 to 49524.31%
50 to 54483.98%
55 to 59393.23%
60 to 64332.73%
65 to 69262.15%
70 to 74201.66%
75 to 7990.75%
80 and over90.75%
Total1,207100.00%
  • Youth Dependency Ratio: 78.87
  • Old Age Dependency Ratio: 10.02
  • Total Dependency Ratio: 88.89
  • Median Age: 19.08

Historical population

The population of Ablayan grew from 662 in 1990 to 1,318 in 2020, an increase of 656 people over the course of 30 years. The latest census figures in 2020 denote a positive growth rate of 1.87%, or an increase of 111 people, from the previous population of 1,207 in 2015.

Population of Ablayan (1990‑2020)
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
662
9747.50%
1,0281.16%
850-2.59%
1,14611.49%
1,2070.99%
1,3181.87%

Location

Ablayan is situated at approximately 9.8382, 123.4664, in the island of Cebu. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 672.6 meters or 2,206.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Ablayan shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

Notes

  1. Data on population, and households, are from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.
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