Balnasan, Municipality of San Roque, Province of Northern Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceNorthern Samar
MunicipalitySan Roque
Postal code6415
Population (2015)1,364
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates12.5144, 124.9164

Balnasan is a barangay in the municipality of San Roque, in the province of Northern Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,364. This represented 4.46% of the total population of San Roque.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Balnasan is 15 to 19, with 191 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 6 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 122
1 to 4160
5 to 9159
10 to 14172
15 to 19191
20 to 24155
25 to 29104
30 to 3482
35 to 3946
40 to 4464
45 to 4956
50 to 5434
55 to 5939
60 to 6427
65 to 6926
70 to 7413
75 to 796
80 and over8
Total1,364

Historical population

The population of Balnasan grew from 509 in 1990 to 1,364 in 2015, an increase of 855 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 5.49%, or an increase of 334 people, from the previous population of 1,030 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
509
7126.49%
7651.55%
9042.33%
1,0304.86%
1,3645.49%

Location

Balnasan is situated at approximately 12.5144, 124.9164, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 4.6 meters or 15.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Balnasan 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.