Silab, Municipality of Amlan, Province of Negros Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceNegros Oriental
MunicipalityAmlan
Postal code6203
Population (2015)3,606
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates9.4315, 123.1871

Silab is a barangay in the municipality of Amlan, in the province of Negros Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,606. This represented 15.26% of the total population of Amlan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Silab is 10 to 14, with 365 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 50 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 184
1 to 4318
5 to 9356
10 to 14365
15 to 19322
20 to 24297
25 to 29270
30 to 34243
35 to 39241
40 to 44167
45 to 49182
50 to 54193
55 to 59182
60 to 64136
65 to 6982
70 to 7463
75 to 7955
80 and over50
Total3,606

Historical population

The population of Silab grew from 2,484 in 1990 to 3,606 in 2015, an increase of 1,122 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.00%, or an increase of 357 people, from the previous population of 3,249 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,484
2,064-3.41%
2,9658.08%
3,0890.57%
3,2491.86%
3,6062.00%

Location

Silab is situated at approximately 9.4315, 123.1871, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 201.1 meters or 659.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Silab 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.