Bacong, Municipality of Tayasan, Province of Negros Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceNegros Oriental
MunicipalityTayasan
Postal code6211
Population (2015)387
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates9.9510, 123.1589

Bacong is a barangay in the municipality of Tayasan, in the province of Negros Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 387. This represented 1.09% of the total population of Tayasan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bacong is 10 to 14, with 49 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 6 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 19
1 to 436
5 to 942
10 to 1449
15 to 1925
20 to 2423
25 to 2925
30 to 3434
35 to 3917
40 to 4425
45 to 4916
50 to 5421
55 to 5918
60 to 6414
65 to 698
70 to 746
75 to 7910
80 and over9
Total387

Historical population

The population of Bacong grew from 232 in 1990 to 387 in 2015, an increase of 155 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.50%, or a decrease of 32 people, from the previous population of 419 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
232
2430.87%
2631.71%
2720.47%
41917.03%
387-1.50%

Location

Bacong is situated at approximately 9.9510, 123.1589, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 203.4 meters or 667.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bacong 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.