Mapalasan, 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)531
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates10.0733, 123.2284

Mapalasan is a barangay in the municipality of La Libertad, in the province of Negros Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 531. This represented 1.38% 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 Mapalasan is 1 to 4, with 58 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 110
1 to 458
5 to 953
10 to 1454
15 to 1950
20 to 2441
25 to 2934
30 to 3428
35 to 3934
40 to 4427
45 to 4924
50 to 5437
55 to 5916
60 to 6427
65 to 6916
70 to 7415
75 to 792
80 and over5
Total531

Historical population

The population of Mapalasan grew from 458 in 1990 to 531 in 2015, an increase of 73 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.91%, or a decrease of 26 people, from the previous population of 557 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
458
451-0.29%
4510.00%
5492.75%
5570.53%
531-0.91%

Location

Mapalasan is situated at approximately 10.0733, 123.2284, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 168.3 meters or 552.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Mapalasan 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.