Salag, Municipality of Siaton, Province of Negros Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceNegros Oriental
MunicipalitySiaton
Postal code6219
Population (2015)2,819
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates9.0527, 123.0038

Salag is a barangay in the municipality of Siaton, in the province of Negros Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,819. This represented 3.63% of the total population of Siaton.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Salag is 5 to 9, with 345 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 27 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 164
1 to 4243
5 to 9345
10 to 14311
15 to 19282
20 to 24237
25 to 29185
30 to 34154
35 to 39172
40 to 44162
45 to 49161
50 to 54141
55 to 59115
60 to 6479
65 to 6957
70 to 7450
75 to 7934
80 and over27
Total2,819

Historical population

The population of Salag grew from 1,961 in 1990 to 2,819 in 2015, an increase of 858 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.29%, or an increase of 43 people, from the previous population of 2,776 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,961
2,0640.96%
2,6965.89%
2,274-2.32%
2,7767.53%
2,8190.29%

Location

Salag is situated at approximately 9.0527, 123.0038, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 53.1 meters or 174.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Salag 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.