Buto, Municipality of Jimalalud, Province of Negros Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceNegros Oriental
MunicipalityJimalalud
Postal code6212
Population (2015)754
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates10.0317, 123.1202

Buto is a barangay in the municipality of Jimalalud, in the province of Negros Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 754. This represented 2.44% of the total population of Jimalalud.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Buto is 1 to 4, with 84 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 6 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 120
1 to 484
5 to 982
10 to 1481
15 to 1973
20 to 2475
25 to 2957
30 to 3463
35 to 3934
40 to 4435
45 to 4932
50 to 5435
55 to 5921
60 to 6417
65 to 6911
70 to 7420
75 to 798
80 and over6
Total754

Historical population

The population of Buto grew from 542 in 1990 to 754 in 2015, an increase of 212 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 5.72%, or an increase of 191 people, from the previous population of 563 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
542
6463.34%
7212.38%
7710.93%
563-10.81%
7545.72%

Location

Buto is situated at approximately 10.0317, 123.1202, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 556.7 meters or 1,826.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Buto 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.