Polopantao, Municipality of Jimalalud, Province of Negros Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceNegros Oriental
MunicipalityJimalalud
Postal code6212
Population (2015)1,280
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates9.9890, 123.2041

Polopantao is a barangay in the municipality of Jimalalud, in the province of Negros Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,280. This represented 4.14% of the total population of Jimalalud.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Polopantao is 5 to 9, with 135 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 8 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 125
1 to 497
5 to 9135
10 to 14130
15 to 19117
20 to 2493
25 to 29109
30 to 3495
35 to 3988
40 to 4459
45 to 4966
50 to 5460
55 to 5959
60 to 6455
65 to 6942
70 to 7424
75 to 798
80 and over18
Total1,280

Historical population

The population of Polopantao grew from 764 in 1990 to 1,280 in 2015, an increase of 516 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.40%, or a decrease of 27 people, from the previous population of 1,307 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
764
8772.62%
9632.03%
1,1202.10%
1,3075.78%
1,280-0.40%

Location

Polopantao is situated at approximately 9.9890, 123.2041, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 22.3 meters or 73.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Polopantao 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.