Pinocawan, Municipality of Vallehermoso, Province of Negros Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceNegros Oriental
MunicipalityVallehermoso
Postal code6224
Population (2015)4,364
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates10.3435, 123.2725

Pinocawan is a barangay in the municipality of Vallehermoso, in the province of Negros Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 4,364. This represented 11.41% of the total population of Vallehermoso.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Pinocawan is 10 to 14, with 578 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 19 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 188
1 to 4421
5 to 9551
10 to 14578
15 to 19543
20 to 24426
25 to 29302
30 to 34254
35 to 39199
40 to 44174
45 to 49183
50 to 54205
55 to 59141
60 to 64134
65 to 6973
70 to 7451
75 to 7922
80 and over19
Total4,364

Historical population

The population of Pinocawan grew from 2,576 in 1990 to 4,364 in 2015, an increase of 1,788 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.20%, or an increase of 266 people, from the previous population of 4,098 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,576
2,7441.19%
4,0398.64%
3,445-2.17%
4,0986.52%
4,3641.20%

Location

Pinocawan is situated at approximately 10.3435, 123.2725, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 197.2 meters or 647.0 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.