Balugo, City of Dumaguete, Province of Negros Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceNegros Oriental
CityDumaguete
Postal code6200
Population (2015)3,452
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates9.3003, 123.2712

Balugo is a barangay in the city of Dumaguete, in the province of Negros Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,452. This represented 2.63% of the total population of Dumaguete.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Balugo is 15 to 19, with 344 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 24 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 164
1 to 4269
5 to 9320
10 to 14315
15 to 19344
20 to 24310
25 to 29273
30 to 34276
35 to 39231
40 to 44252
45 to 49184
50 to 54171
55 to 59154
60 to 64112
65 to 6979
70 to 7439
75 to 7924
80 and over35
Total3,452

Historical population

The population of Balugo grew from 1,097 in 1990 to 3,452 in 2015, an increase of 2,355 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.84%, or an increase of 472 people, from the previous population of 2,980 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,097
1,3624.14%
1,7585.62%
2,8757.02%
2,9801.31%
3,4522.84%

Location

Balugo is situated at approximately 9.3003, 123.2712, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 69.4 meters or 227.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Balugo 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.