Bantayan, City of Dumaguete, Province of Negros Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceNegros Oriental
CityDumaguete
Postal code6200
Population (2015)5,042
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates9.3251, 123.3071

Bantayan is a barangay in the city of Dumaguete, in the province of Negros Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 5,042. This represented 3.84% of the total population of Dumaguete.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bantayan is 15 to 19, with 554 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges Under 1, 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 72 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 172
1 to 4291
5 to 9389
10 to 14375
15 to 19554
20 to 24523
25 to 29433
30 to 34374
35 to 39306
40 to 44369
45 to 49290
50 to 54250
55 to 59208
60 to 64214
65 to 69154
70 to 7496
75 to 7972
80 and over72
Total5,042

Historical population

The population of Bantayan grew from 3,946 in 1990 to 5,042 in 2015, an increase of 1,096 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.47%, or an increase of 122 people, from the previous population of 4,920 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
3,946
4,4772.39%
4,380-0.47%
4,6500.83%
4,9202.08%
5,0420.47%

Location

Bantayan is situated at approximately 9.3251, 123.3071, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 9.3 meters or 30.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bantayan 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.