Balabag West, Municipality of Valencia, Province of Negros Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceNegros Oriental
MunicipalityValencia
Postal code6215
Population (2015)1,965
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates9.2906, 123.2473

Balabag West is a barangay in the municipality of Valencia, in the province of Negros Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,965. This represented 5.64% of the total population of Valencia.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Balabag West is 20 to 24, with 195 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 23 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 138
1 to 4124
5 to 9190
10 to 14182
15 to 19183
20 to 24195
25 to 29163
30 to 34148
35 to 39130
40 to 44111
45 to 49109
50 to 54109
55 to 5994
60 to 6454
65 to 6943
70 to 7436
75 to 7933
80 and over23
Total1,965

Historical population

The population of Balabag West grew from 708 in 1990 to 1,965 in 2015, an increase of 1,257 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.03%, or an increase of 285 people, from the previous population of 1,680 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
708
8934.44%
1,0253.00%
1,3884.27%
1,6807.20%
1,9653.03%

Location

Balabag West is situated at approximately 9.2906, 123.2473, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 183.2 meters or 601.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Balabag West 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.