Bulwang, Municipality of Mabinay, Province of Negros Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceNegros Oriental
MunicipalityMabinay
Postal code6207
Population (2015)2,381
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates9.6667, 122.9813

Bulwang is a barangay in the municipality of Mabinay, in the province of Negros Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,381. This represented 3.02% of the total population of Mabinay.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bulwang is 5 to 9, with 288 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 24 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 159
1 to 4238
5 to 9288
10 to 14253
15 to 19216
20 to 24190
25 to 29172
30 to 34156
35 to 39132
40 to 44142
45 to 49120
50 to 54111
55 to 5979
60 to 6479
65 to 6953
70 to 7442
75 to 7924
80 and over27
Total2,381

Historical population

The population of Bulwang grew from 1,555 in 1990 to 2,381 in 2015, an increase of 826 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.60%, or an increase of 190 people, from the previous population of 2,191 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,555
1,496-0.72%
1,9976.39%
2,3422.22%
2,191-2.40%
2,3811.60%

Location

Bulwang is situated at approximately 9.6667, 122.9813, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 210.9 meters or 691.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bulwang 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.