Buangan, Municipality of Torrijos, Province of Marinduque

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvinceMarinduque
MunicipalityTorrijos
Postal code4903
Population (2015)2,253
Philippine major island(s)Marinduque
Coordinates13.3090, 122.0576

Buangan is a barangay in the municipality of Torrijos, in the province of Marinduque. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,253. This represented 7.38% of the total population of Torrijos.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Buangan is 10 to 14, with 305 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 10 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 149
1 to 4239
5 to 9298
10 to 14305
15 to 19231
20 to 24166
25 to 29157
30 to 34117
35 to 39130
40 to 44116
45 to 49126
50 to 5478
55 to 5982
60 to 6463
65 to 6951
70 to 7420
75 to 7915
80 and over10
Total2,253

Historical population

The population of Buangan grew from 1,314 in 1990 to 2,253 in 2015, an increase of 939 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.12%, or an increase of 235 people, from the previous population of 2,018 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,314
1,5002.51%
1,7263.05%
1,8420.90%
2,0183.38%
2,2532.12%

Location

Buangan is situated at approximately 13.3090, 122.0576, in the island of Marinduque. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 134.3 meters or 440.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Buangan 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.