Bucalan, City of Canlaon, Province of Negros Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceNegros Oriental
CityCanlaon
Postal code6223
Population (2015)2,876
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates10.3178, 123.2410

Bucalan, formerly East Budsalan, is a barangay in the city of Canlaon, in the province of Negros Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,876. This represented 5.28% of the total population of Canlaon.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bucalan is 10 to 14, with 365 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 16 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 189
1 to 4310
5 to 9348
10 to 14365
15 to 19273
20 to 24253
25 to 29197
30 to 34201
35 to 39159
40 to 44128
45 to 49141
50 to 54116
55 to 5998
60 to 6496
65 to 6939
70 to 7426
75 to 7921
80 and over16
Total2,876

Historical population

The population of Bucalan grew from 2,013 in 1990 to 2,876 in 2015, an increase of 863 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.94%, or a decrease of 311 people, from the previous population of 3,187 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,013
2,2822.38%
3,3488.57%
3,7161.45%
3,187-5.44%
2,876-1.94%

Location

Bucalan is situated at approximately 10.3178, 123.2410, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 381.2 meters or 1,250.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bucalan 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.