Bala‑as, Municipality of Jimalalud, Province of Negros Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceNegros Oriental
MunicipalityJimalalud
Postal code6212
Population (2015)543
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates10.0066, 123.2056

Bala‑as is a barangay in the municipality of Jimalalud, in the province of Negros Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 543. This represented 1.75% of the total population of Jimalalud.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bala-as is 20 to 24, with 69 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 65 to 69, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 111
1 to 449
5 to 948
10 to 1452
15 to 1961
20 to 2469
25 to 2946
30 to 3425
35 to 3920
40 to 4433
45 to 4928
50 to 5431
55 to 5923
60 to 6416
65 to 693
70 to 749
75 to 798
80 and over11
Total543

Historical population

The population of Bala-as grew from 416 in 1990 to 543 in 2015, an increase of 127 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.70%, or an increase of 46 people, from the previous population of 497 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
416
4471.36%
435-0.58%
4600.77%
4972.86%
5431.70%

Location

Bala‑as is situated at approximately 10.0066, 123.2056, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 89.4 meters or 293.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bala‑as 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.