Elecia, Municipality of La Libertad, Province of Negros Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceNegros Oriental
MunicipalityLa Libertad
Postal code6213
Population (2015)1,585
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates10.0627, 123.1099

Elecia, formerly Talostos, is a barangay in the municipality of La Libertad, in the province of Negros Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,585. This represented 4.11% of the total population of La Libertad.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Elecia is 10 to 14, with 180 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 10 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 151
1 to 4159
5 to 9165
10 to 14180
15 to 19162
20 to 24144
25 to 29126
30 to 3495
35 to 39101
40 to 44100
45 to 4979
50 to 5454
55 to 5948
60 to 6444
65 to 6933
70 to 7416
75 to 7918
80 and over10
Total1,585

Historical population

The population of Elecia grew from 950 in 1990 to 1,585 in 2015, an increase of 635 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.29%, or an increase of 24 people, from the previous population of 1,561 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
950
1,3016.07%
1,5163.33%
1,491-0.23%
1,5611.68%
1,5850.29%

Location

Elecia is situated at approximately 10.0627, 123.1099, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 520.4 meters or 1,707.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Elecia 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.