Santo Niño, City of Tanjay, Province of Negros Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceNegros Oriental
CityTanjay
Postal code6204
Population (2015)6,577
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates9.5159, 122.9427

Santo Niño is a barangay in the city of Tanjay, in the province of Negros Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 6,577. This represented 8.17% of the total population of Tanjay.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Santo Niño is 5 to 9, with 882 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 33 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1179
1 to 4717
5 to 9882
10 to 14859
15 to 19710
20 to 24521
25 to 29478
30 to 34373
35 to 39371
40 to 44332
45 to 49280
50 to 54253
55 to 59209
60 to 64164
65 to 6992
70 to 7465
75 to 7959
80 and over33
Total6,577

Historical population

The population of Santo Niño grew from 4,390 in 1990 to 6,577 in 2015, an increase of 2,187 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 2.37%, or a decrease of 884 people, from the previous population of 7,461 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
4,390
4,6381.03%
5,3693.19%
7,1824.09%
7,4611.40%
6,577-2.37%

Location

Santo Niño is situated at approximately 9.5159, 122.9427, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 548.9 meters or 1,800.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Santo Niño 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.