2000 Census

Bukidnon: Now Part of the Millionaires' Club (Results from the 2000 Census of Population and Housing, NSO)

The Census 2000 results showed that Bukidnon reached a million population (1,060,415 persons) from 940,403 persons in the 1995 Census of Population. This figure recorded a 2.61 percent annual population growth rate, from a growth rate of 2.05 percent during the 1990 to 1995 period. A corresponding increase on the number of households was also recorded at 201,777 households, higher by 26,489 households over the 1995 figure. This resulted to an average household size of 5.25 persons, higher than the average household size recorded in 1995 and higher than the national average of five persons.

Young Population Dominates Biliran (Results from the 2000 Census of Population and Housing, NSO)

Biliran, the island province of Eastern Visayas, had steadily grown to 140,274 persons based on the 2000 Census of Population and Housing. It registered an increase of 8,065 persons from 132,209 persons five years ago. This translated to an annual growth rate of 1.28 percent from 1995 to 2000. Similarly, the number of households also rose to 27,909, higher by 2,263 households from the 1995 figure. This gave an average household size of 5.02 persons, lower than the 1995 average of 5.15 and slightly higher than the national average of five persons.

Benguet: Dependency Ratio Down by Four Persons

The province of Benguet registered a total population of 330,129 persons in the year 2000, up from 313,833 persons in 1995. This figure gave the province an average annual growth rate of 1.09 percent, an increase of 0.41 percentage point from the 1990 to 1995 period. The number of households was registered at 63,123, an increase of 4,588 households over the 1990 figure. This gave an average household size of 5.2 persons, a slight increase from 1995 (5.1) and the national average (five persons).

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