Pinocawan, Municipality of Tayasan, Province of Negros Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceNegros Oriental
MunicipalityTayasan
Postal code6211
Population (2015)1,928
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates9.9562, 123.0400

Pinocawan is a barangay in the municipality of Tayasan, in the province of Negros Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,928. This represented 5.44% of the total population of Tayasan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Pinocawan is 5 to 9, with 270 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 9 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 154
1 to 4215
5 to 9270
10 to 14216
15 to 19140
20 to 24149
25 to 29155
30 to 34118
35 to 3998
40 to 4485
45 to 49103
50 to 5492
55 to 5978
60 to 6457
65 to 6943
70 to 7426
75 to 7920
80 and over9
Total1,928

Historical population

The population of Pinocawan grew from 1,604 in 1990 to 1,928 in 2015, an increase of 324 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.03%, or an increase of 280 people, from the previous population of 1,648 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,604
1,7661.82%
1,8110.54%
1,8720.46%
1,648-4.53%
1,9283.03%

Location

Pinocawan is situated at approximately 9.9562, 123.0400, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 789.0 meters or 2,588.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Pinocawan 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.