Banga, Municipality of Tayasan, Province of Negros Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceNegros Oriental
MunicipalityTayasan
Postal code6211
Population (2015)983
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates9.9486, 123.1361

Banga is a barangay in the municipality of Tayasan, in the province of Negros Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 983. This represented 2.77% of the total population of Tayasan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Banga is 10 to 14, with 111 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 9 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 124
1 to 485
5 to 9109
10 to 14111
15 to 1997
20 to 2472
25 to 2962
30 to 3467
35 to 3967
40 to 4454
45 to 4953
50 to 5445
55 to 5935
60 to 6442
65 to 6924
70 to 7417
75 to 7910
80 and over9
Total983

Historical population

The population of Banga grew from 865 in 1990 to 983 in 2015, an increase of 118 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.21%, or an increase of 11 people, from the previous population of 972 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
865
1,0203.14%
919-2.21%
1,0642.04%
972-3.24%
9830.21%

Location

Banga is situated at approximately 9.9486, 123.1361, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 283.9 meters or 931.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Banga 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.