Ambucao, Municipality of Santiago, Province of Ilocos Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionIlocos Region (Region I)
ProvinceIlocos Sur
MunicipalitySantiago
Postal code2707
Population (2015)1,709
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates17.3023, 120.4279

Ambucao is a barangay in the municipality of Santiago, in the province of Ilocos Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,709. This represented 9.11% of the total population of Santiago.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Ambucao is 5 to 9, with 196 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 14 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 133
1 to 4154
5 to 9196
10 to 14157
15 to 19132
20 to 24138
25 to 29137
30 to 34150
35 to 39141
40 to 4494
45 to 4987
50 to 5480
55 to 5967
60 to 6456
65 to 6933
70 to 7421
75 to 7919
80 and over14
Total1,709

Historical population

The population of Ambucao grew from 964 in 1990 to 1,709 in 2015, an increase of 745 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.71%, or an increase of 224 people, from the previous population of 1,485 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
964
1,0962.43%
1,2492.84%
1,4091.68%
1,4851.93%
1,7092.71%

Location

Ambucao is situated at approximately 17.3023, 120.4279, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 72.7 meters or 238.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Ambucao 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.