Peñahan, Municipality of Bindoy, Province of Negros Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceNegros Oriental
MunicipalityBindoy
Postal code6209
Population (2015)618
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates9.7192, 123.1285

Peñahan is a barangay in the municipality of Bindoy, in the province of Negros Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 618. This represented 1.55% of the total population of Bindoy.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Peñahan is 15 to 19, with 76 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 115
1 to 464
5 to 973
10 to 1464
15 to 1976
20 to 2459
25 to 2944
30 to 3442
35 to 3919
40 to 4428
45 to 4938
50 to 5419
55 to 5927
60 to 6415
65 to 6919
70 to 746
75 to 797
80 and over3
Total618

Historical population

The population of Peñahan grew from 404 in 1990 to 618 in 2015, an increase of 214 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.63%, or an increase of 20 people, from the previous population of 598 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
404
4542.21%
5152.74%
5190.11%
5985.29%
6180.63%

Location

Peñahan is situated at approximately 9.7192, 123.1285, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 393.4 meters or 1,290.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Peñahan 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.