Banwaque, City of Guihulngan, Province of Negros Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceNegros Oriental
CityGuihulngan
Postal code6214
Population (2015)1,446
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates10.1382, 123.1214

Banwaque is a barangay in the city of Guihulngan, in the province of Negros Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,446. This represented 1.51% of the total population of Guihulngan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Banwaque is 15 to 19, with 166 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 13 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 140
1 to 4153
5 to 9164
10 to 14162
15 to 19166
20 to 24126
25 to 2982
30 to 3471
35 to 3956
40 to 4487
45 to 4988
50 to 5476
55 to 5941
60 to 6439
65 to 6934
70 to 7427
75 to 7921
80 and over13
Total1,446

Historical population

The population of Banwaque fell from 1,773 in 1990 to 1,446 in 2015, a decrease of 327 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.11%, or an increase of 8 people, from the previous population of 1,438 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,773
1,655-1.28%
1,7601.33%
1,8020.33%
1,438-7.89%
1,4460.11%

Location

Banwaque is situated at approximately 10.1382, 123.1214, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 585.4 meters or 1,920.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Banwaque 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.