Puan, Municipality of Vallehermoso, Province of Negros Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceNegros Oriental
MunicipalityVallehermoso
Postal code6224
Population (2015)1,844
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates10.3258, 123.3188

Puan is a barangay in the municipality of Vallehermoso, in the province of Negros Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,844. This represented 4.82% of the total population of Vallehermoso.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Puan is 15 to 19, with 211 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 13 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 134
1 to 4156
5 to 9194
10 to 14195
15 to 19211
20 to 24160
25 to 29142
30 to 34123
35 to 39102
40 to 44108
45 to 4997
50 to 5477
55 to 5978
60 to 6458
65 to 6944
70 to 7438
75 to 7913
80 and over14
Total1,844

Historical population

The population of Puan grew from 1,106 in 1990 to 1,844 in 2015, an increase of 738 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.41%, or an increase of 217 people, from the previous population of 1,627 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,106
1,1891.36%
1,4734.70%
1,5750.93%
1,6271.19%
1,8442.41%

Location

Puan is situated at approximately 10.3258, 123.3188, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 24.1 meters or 79.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Puan 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.